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Discovery Diving

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414 Orange St, Beaufort, NC 28516-1895
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Awesome diving

Spent two terrific days diving with captain Leroy and discovery diving! Everyone in the shop was... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
VAkrf
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virginia
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Top Notch Diving Center, Female Owned

Discovery Diving is a top notch PADI dive center. Female owned and o,e of the oldest in the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Stharvell
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Greensboro, North Carolina
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Discovery Diving, your headquarters for North Carolina's world class, warm water, wreck diving. Located in Beaufort, North Carolina, an historic seaside town on the Crystal Coast, we are in close proximity to the shipwrecks of the acclaimed Graveyard of the Atlantic. In addition to our dive charters, Discovery is a full service dive operation offering training, gear sales and rentals, and equipment repair.
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  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible10%
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“nice dive” (2 reviews)
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414 Orange St, Beaufort, NC 28516-1895
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Spent two terrific days diving with captain Leroy and discovery diving! Everyone in the shop was friendly and helpful. Captain Leroy was great and took us to some fabulous dive sites! My favorite was the Caribe sea. I could go back again and again and...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Discovery Diving is a top notch PADI dive center. Female owned and o,e of the oldest in the nation. Family atmosphere. They will treat you well and their prices for rentals are reasonable. Their staff is knowledgeable and fun. Natives will show you around and...More

Thank Stharvell
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I paid and secured an open water class for certain dates. Upon arriving to the first day of class, I was informed by the owner that she had changed the original dates. Instead of that class being 4 days long, she was extending it. I...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I did a weekend of diving with Discovery Diving, with 5 dives exploring wrecks at the Graveyard of the Atlantic. The staff at the shop were very friendly during the booking and checking in process, and went out of their way to help me with...More

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Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

During my stay on Samui I decided to do the PADI open water diver course. Reading the good reviews I knew Discovery would be a good place to make a longterm dream come true, and I wasn't disappointed. My instructor Somkid was professional, helpful and...More

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Reviewed 17 January 2018

My husband and I went here for our PADI refresher course. Lee was great as our instructor and the entire staff is so friendly!

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Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

I just cannot say enough wonderful things about this place! A friend and I decided to take the open water dive certification class and we did it over 2 consecutive weekends. There were long days and lots of information, but I definitely recommend this company...More

Thank SharonRTRVI
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Debby B, Guest Relations Manager at Discovery Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

Thank you so very much! Please come back if you want to further you dive instruction! We enjoyed it as well!

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Reviewed 5 July 2017

We dove on the small boat (Captian's Lady) with Leroy and the larger Outrageous V. Both have pros and cons, but we liked the smaller more personal boat. The staff all around were great. The rental equipment was in good shape, and the prices are...More

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Reviewed 1 June 2017

I've used nice dive places that take assist with your gear from the moment you arrive and set everything up and provide sliced fruit and drinks before and after every dive. I've also used a "dive operation" with a small skiff and a few tanks....More

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Reviewed 18 March 2017

it was SO MUCH FUN!!!!!! i got to see so many different kinds of fish and the water was just so beautiful and the shipwrecks are just WOW and i get to go again this summer!!!!! 2017 will be the best summer ever!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! even though...More

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