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Malapascua Exotic Diving Center

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Malapascua Island, 6013, Philippines
+63 999 997 6601
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Awesome experience! Looking forward diving with Exotic center again!

Very well organized. Amazing spots, not far away from the island. Equipment very well maintained... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Petia P
Good wifi and coffee

We didn't eat here but came here often for a cappuccino and good wifi. Our resort had wifi that... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2017
London, United Kingdom
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Malapascua Exotic Island Dive Resort Dive with the original Thresher shark divers and local dive guide experts. Here we can find you pygmy seahorses, blue ringed octopus, flamboyant cuttlefish etc! We are the only 5* IDC National Geographic resort. With IDCs and Divemaster Internships running year round. Offering PADI courses from beginner to Pro including Nitrox. With a relaxed 4 spots a day schedule. You set your own pace and intensity for diving with Exotic.Welcome to paradise!
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  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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Hours Today: 4:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Malapascua Island, 6013, Philippines
+63 999 997 6601
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very well organized. Amazing spots, not far away from the island. Equipment very well maintained. Highly professional team.

Thank Petia P
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

We didn't eat here but came here often for a cappuccino and good wifi. Our resort had wifi that dipped in and out so Exotic was a great place to have next door. Coffees are a bit expensive but worth it if you haven't had...More

Thank e3couple
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Malapascua 100% checked!! #amazing diving spots, abundant nature, green fins diving & safety first, good divemasters Paul & Wilma you guys Super!!!Many thanks and we will come back for sure!! Love this place 😍😎✌️👌

Thank Korranit
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Amazing spot and the crew in the dive center was awesome - We will come back for sure! Superb diving! Hammocks and great food Oceanic manta, thresher sharks and 10000000 macro meetings! Thank you guys! JR and Ronel ;-)

Thank mariaholmpetersen
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Food and cocktails were amazing! Special thanks to Sir Edgar for preparing our food at Kalanggaman, surprise bday dinner by the beach and baking a cute and super moist chocolate cake for the bday boy, it was excellent! For our dives, we owe our safety...More

1  Thank Nikki N
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

We got Rai as an instructor and were not disappointed not only his English was great but he was also super patient with us (first time divers). They are overall extremely professional, friendly and very safety conscious - so definitely recommend it .

Thank Pedro M
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

The exotic divers resort is paradise! Beautiful people , great food , the best variety on the island. Happy hour from 4-8hr . Edgar does great margarita s that you can have on the beach and watch the beautiful sunsets. Diving with Thresher sharks brilliant...More

Thank Lesleykrohn
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I took my AOW course here and did two Thresher Shark dives. My instructor Ray was very good at communicating instructions both on land and below the surface. The equipment is all in good condition, and they take diver safety as well as respect for...More

Thank MikeJV4
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Exotic Dive Center is well done in every way for diving. Great diving guides, professional and friendly. Proper setup to fulfill everything you gonna need before and after your everyday diving there, large tanks for different usages, you don't mess up your wetsuit, boots, fins,...More

Thank EdwinHsu
Reviewed 7 March 2017

We were a group of 14 spending 10 days diving at Exotic resort. The organisation of diving was excellent, dive guides were very knowledgeable and always smiling. The DC manager Joa accomodated all our diving wishes. Diving groups were small. There is a camera table...More

1  Thank MariaRado
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10 May 2016|
Response from ladybirdseahorse | Reviewed this property |
The dives to Monad Shoal are morning dives. Usually leaving the dive centre at 5am (in the dark) to get there just after dawn when the sharks are at the cleaning station. I believe you can ask them to run a boat in the... More