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Discovery Diving

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414 Orange St, Beaufort, NC 28516-1895
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Ruined my vacation

I booked a two day excursion on a Friday & Saturday. Despite the 30+ dive sites in the area... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2013
SusheeMonster
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Lawrenceville, New Jersey
Phenomenal Experience and Dive Operation

I dove with Discovery Diving on Memorial Day weekend. Discovery Diving excelled in competence... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2013
oek736
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Montana
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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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414 Orange St, Beaufort, NC 28516-1895
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Reviewed 7 August 2013

I booked a two day excursion on a Friday & Saturday. Despite the 30+ dive sites in the area, Discovery Diving spent the entire day at the USS Indra. It wasn't interesting enough for a second dive and a few of the regulars agreed that...More

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Debby B, Manager at Discovery Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2013

We're sorry that your dives with us did not meet your expectations. Upon review of your charters, it looks like the reason we stayed inshore on Friday was because of weather and not because of the Advanced Student that was on board. We do use...More

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Reviewed 30 June 2013

I dove with Discovery Diving on Memorial Day weekend. Discovery Diving excelled in competence, professionalism, and customer service . Competence: Ensured that the weather and sea conditions were thoroughly checked before leaving the dock and chose a dive site that was appropriate and safe for...More

1  Thank oek736
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Reviewed 18 January 2013

My husband took diving classes here and got his PADI certification. He enjoyed the classes very much. The wrecks offshore here make diving interesting.

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Reviewed 2 October 2012

Two friends and I did 5 days of diving here, diving the wrecks off shore. This was our first time to dive in this area. Most of our diving has been the Gulf of Mexico, Florida Panhandle and Keys and down in the Caribbean so...More

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Reviewed 27 September 2012

I get to Beaufort once or twice per year for a dive trip. We get consistently good service from Discovery and their contracted fleet of dive boats. With the addition of the Beaufort Harbour Suites, this is now a one stop shop for divers traveling...More

Thank ScubaJoe3
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Reviewed 26 August 2012

My first time here and my first dive in the Atlantic. Desk staff was OK but boat staff was very friendly and knowledgeable. The boat had 26 divers and was crowed at dive times but the boat was big and less crowded when running. You...More

Thank rcaldin
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Reviewed 20 August 2012

This was our first dive in the Atlantic and my family enjoyed the Indra wreck Saturday 8/18/12, however, all three of us got seasick. I was the lucky one to get sick when we anchored, when I hit the water, and as soon as I...More

Thank Beth S
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Reviewed 12 August 2012 via mobile

If you dive, want to do NC costal dives, visiting the Morehead City area. This is shop has a great dive operation. We had a great experience of the dive shop, the crew and the boat. The drive out took some time, but time passed...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2012

Easy reservations prompt crew, Had a good time diving a german u boat. long boat ride to dive sites so be prepared.

1  Thank annette t
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Reviewed 25 June 2012

I always enjoy diving in NC and usually with Discovery. They have been doing this for many years with great professionalism and reliability. The weather...well, sometimes it doesn't cooperate. Today the dives were emblamatic of what I love here when the conditions are just right....More

1  Thank tigershark6
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