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Santorini Dive Center

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Address: Perissa Beach | Caldera Beach-Akrotiri, Perissa 847 03, Greece
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Santorini Dive Center has the best setup with easy and quick access to all...

Santorini Dive Center has the best setup with easy and quick access to all the dive sites around the Caldera and the Volcanoes.

The Dive Station is located at Caldera Beach, a small remote beach with traditional caves below the cliffs of Akrotiri village nearby the ruins of the ancient city overlooking the Volcanoes.

Our Minibuses will transfer you there from your hotel.

The station offers an easy and quick access to all the great volcanic dive spots because all of them are few minutes away.

The divers can board from the small pier on the 9m spacious fibreglass fast diveboat able to carry 20 persons in order to start their dive trip.

We have an office also in Perissa, at the southeast part of the island and is located in Perissa Camping in front of the famous Black Sand Beach, between the Camping's Beach Bar and Yazz bar.

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Fantastic first impression of scuba diving

I did my PADI open water qualification with these guys, and they were simply amazing - from the detailed responses to my (many) questions in advance, to the everyday pick-up from... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I did my PADI open water qualification with these guys, and they were simply amazing - from the detailed responses to my (many) questions in advance, to the everyday pick-up from my hostel and drive to the dive centre by Martin, (including some secret scenic routes ;)) and of course a very professional welcome at the centre. My instructor Dimitris... More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I took the beginners session & my instructor made me feel really comfortable. Its not everyday we go Scuba diving & so it is important that the one who is trying really gets to have a great time. And that's what exactly happened for me. The instructions, practice session & the time spent under water was enough for me to... More 

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I did a beginner dive since I have only done it once before and was still a little nervous. The guys at the Dive Center were amazing and very welcoming. Martin picked me up near my hotel and Demitri and Martin were wonderful and both very patient. Demitri is hilarious and helped me to relax. If I come back to... More 

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Thank Uchechi A
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful experience. Dimitris and Wendy made our first diving experience one to remember! They were so patient and supported us throughout the dive which made the dive memorable. I would recommend this to any first time divers...you in very safe hands! I would definitely do it again, thank you!

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Reviewed 18 April 2017

Had a day for my wife and I to do some diving. It was my 1000th dive and wanted something memorable, we have been diving for 25 years, are both BSAC Instructors and have dived many different places. Typical mediterranean diving, but if you`re like us its just great to be in warm water again. What a location!! Across the... More 

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Reviewed 17 April 2017

My boyfriend and I did lots of researches of the dive centers on Santorini island and we finally decided to choose Santorini Dive Center. I believe this is one of the best choices ever. We had a wonderful time with Marc and Demetrius. They are professional, responsible, patient and funny. The email conversations with Anna are quick and efficient. We... More 

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Reviewed 7 April 2017

I took my 13 year old on his first dive, with Santorini Dive Centre - he got a bit nervous as we were getting into the water and Demetri was fantastic talking him through the process. Before you knew it, we were all happily swimming underwater. Now my son wants to go back! The Santorini Dive Centre - was great... More 

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Reviewed 3 April 2017

Me and my girlfriend tried the Discover Scuba program and it was really fun experience. The instructor is a professional and gives you the need-to-know basics before you even touch the suit. Then you got into the suit and try it in shallow water. If everything is ok, you go for a nice dive in deeper waters, and you can... More 

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Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

I had a great time with Anna and Mark at Santorini dive centre! They were very nice and helpful for anything I needed. They also picked me up from my hotel on the other side of the island! Santorini doesn't have a ton of wildlife like the tropics but the wall dive was really cool as well as the octopus... More 

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Reviewed 28 November 2016

It was great. The team is experieced and really helpfull, in adition to be really nice people! Despite it was winter the diving was amazing.

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