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Divecenter Merlin

#1 of 10 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Sosua Features Animals
Calle Gregorio Luperon, Playa Sosua | Caseta Nr. 35, Sosua 57600, Dominican Republic
+1 809-545-0538
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Relaxing diving adventure

Well organised and friendly run dive on the beach in Sosua. Their equipment was new and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
mytravelbag2016
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London, United Kingdom
Excellent Value

Friendly, helpful instructors and staff. I was happy to pay a bit extra for the quick and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
L4wis
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Dive center Merlin was founded in Sosua 1994. Base leader and PADI Instructor Jurgen Rumpenhorst and his team speak English, German, French, Dutch and Spanish. The dive shop is open all year round. More than 20 different dive sites can be reached by boat in 5 - 20 minutes.
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Calle Gregorio Luperon, Playa Sosua | Caseta Nr. 35, Sosua 57600, Dominican Republic
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+1 809-545-0538

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Well organised and friendly run dive on the beach in Sosua. Their equipment was new and well-maintained, and they have a cafe shop next door for drinks and healthy food snacks. Most of the dive sites were within 10 mins on the boat and the...More

Thank mytravelbag2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly, helpful instructors and staff. I was happy to pay a bit extra for the quick and informative yet relaxed service

Thank L4wis
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very experienced staff, good tips to improve my diving (open water certified) and being able to make beginners feel comfortable in the water. Good pricing and professional customer service. Quick to respond to emails, whatsapp and facebook messaging. If I was to return to Sosua...More

Thank clslogic
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After some research we ended up at dive center Merlin. We were treated very kindly by the professional staff. The equipment we rented was in good condition and the briefings by the dive masters were always thorough. We felt safe with the dive masters underwater...More

Thank Eveline Z
Reviewed 30 May 2017

After sorting through all the reviews, my wife and I knew we should go with Divecenter Merlin. This dive shop located in Sosua bay has scuba/snorkel dive activities to a well executed science. Every last member of the staff is unbelievably friendly, helpful and obviously...More

Thank Taurean B
Reviewed 21 May 2017

My girlfriend and I went diving with David at Divecenter Melin Sosua in May, with no previous dive experience. We did not know what to expect but looked forward to learning the basics and eventually getting out to the sea. We did the DST (Discover...More

Thank Brandon A
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Awesome, safety is a priority very nice staff would definitely go back if I'm ever in sosua again Thank you to the hole team

Thank jonathan m
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Jurgen and the crew at Merlin are fantastic! I have only ever written 4-5 on-line reviews, but these guys deserve a great one so here goes... My wife and I are certified divers but relatively inexperienced. We contacted Merlin with a bunch of questions a...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 20 March 2017

It was just perfect and plesand diving with very experienced and friendly instructors and crew of Divecenter Merlin. We can just recomend them. In case of next trip to Sosua we will for sure dive with Divecentrum Merlin again.

1  Thank Canman88
Reviewed 7 March 2017

We showed up at Merlin Dive center, following the recommendation of our hotel. The welcome was very friendly. We could organise a dive for the same day. They even proposed to my wife and my 6 year old kid to join in the same boat...More

1  Thank Thomas L
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henley_jason
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Response from Terry T | Reviewed this property |
Not sure about the dates. I suggest you contact them directly. They speak english Jurgen is the person that runs the place They are the most helpful and friendliest dive shop I have dove with. My son and I were there in June... More
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