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Hippocampe Diving Center

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Club La Chiappa, 20137, Porto-Vecchio, Corsica, France
+33 7 50 27 49 56
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Open water final 4 dives for certification

Hippocampe is outstanding dive shop with very knowledgeable team of instructors. I highly recommend... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Alexander P
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Family dive, teenage son and father previously had obtained PADI license and enjoyed a beautiful... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Ko M
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Wemeldinge, The Netherlands
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The dive center is located right in the middle of the natural reserve of the Strait of Bonifacio. The natural reserve extends over the entire south of Corsica. Thanks to our perfect location, we dive basically in the natural reserve.
  • Excellent86%
  • Very good11%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“instructor” (7 reviews)
“campsite” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Club La Chiappa, 20137, Porto-Vecchio, Corsica, France
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+33 7 50 27 49 56
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Hippocampe is outstanding dive shop with very knowledgeable team of instructors. I highly recommend this shop both for beginners and for seasoned divers.You will not regret! A+++

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Family dive, teenage son and father previously had obtained PADI license and enjoyed a beautiful dive with Laurent (Lulu) as instructor. Teenage daughter made her first dive and was superbly instructed, she really enjoyed the dive. Wife did snorkeling at the same site. Busy Sunday...More

Thank Ko M
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Reviewed 17 May 2018

First make an apointment by mail or call a few days in advance so they can recommend you the best day and circumstances for your dive. Also it gives them the possibility to form a group with the right mix of experience. We had our...More

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Reviewed 15 December 2017

Hippocampe Diving Center is an excellent divinger center. Wolf and Nadine are very nice and friendly people. They take good care for the divers, the equipment and preparation for the dive. If you are alone it is easy to find a buddy.Diving with Hippocampe is...More

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Reviewed 4 December 2017

A diving center providing very good service, attention to safety and beautiful dives in a protected marine area.

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Thank Francesco F
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Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Diving here was perfect! We got many fishes, different kind of fishes, and so many other beautiful beautiful creatures. I couldn't have asked for more, it was perfect, the instructor was very pleasant and Ben through its not my first dive, he gave some tips...More

Thank daniel v
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Reviewed 6 October 2017

I contacted Hippocampe to inform about the possibilities to do a Open Water Diving course and got a very friendly reply that this should be no problem. When I arrived the instructors were all very friendly. In total I took 5 dives and did the...More

Thank Lianne H
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Reviewed 19 September 2017

We had some family dives at this beautiful place. People were extremely friendly and well organized, equipment was good and they found a good way to bridge the gap between our different dive levels and made it a great family experience. Definitely recommended for families...More

Thank joergschepers
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Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

It was really a delightful experience to dive in this shop - flexible, well organized, friendly and fun.

Thank Skakanka
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Reviewed 5 August 2017

I went there to ask for a spontaneous dive during my stay on the Island. Staff very welcoming, equipment was in very good condition (had to rent all equipment). I can only recommend Hippocampe. If you are not staying in the La Chiappa campsite, it...More

Thank 11gilles11
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