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The outstanding conditions of Azores, combining climate with oceanic currents creates excelent conditions for diving with massive amounts of sealife. Here, Haliotis created another project, in the island of Santa Maria making the biggest local...more
Cruz Teixeira | Hotel Colombo, Vila do Porto, Santa Maria 9580-473, Portugal
My husband and I booked our dives with the company two months before we were to arrive. The communication was clear and we felt comfortable with the company.
When we arrived, we went on 6 dives in total - 2 per day. The divemaster is...More
My brother (an experienced diver), and my 12 year old daughter and 13 year old son (both first time divers) had the time of their lives on this trip. Met with a smile from the start, after filling out all of the required paperwork (and...More
When expectations are high, everything becomes more complicated, but to my surprise until it was easy due to the professionalism and friendliness of all the staff. I did spectacular dives and recommend Haliotis.
We had an amazing week diving with Haliotis Santa Maria. Team is great, Luis, Ruben and Filipe are very friendly and cheerful, made our trip even great. Dive center and boats are comfortable and well maintained.
We went to some really cool dive spots, particularly...More
Date of experience: September 2016
GoncaloHenriques, Diretor de vendas at Haliotis Centro Mergulho Santa Maria, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2016
First I want to thank you for your evaluation of our services, we are always trying to be better and better, sometimes it´s not easy but everyone does their best on the team, and with the good and bad feed-back from...More
I did a 12 dives week with these guys and had a blast! Amazingly good spirit, always ready to throw a joke around.
Incredible place do dive, with proper staff and good centre conditions.
To Luís, Filipe and Ruben I send my best and hope...More
I wanted to go diving in portugal 4month after getting my open water license (uae). People were very friendly and the whole day trip was very nice. We had two dive during the day with a break on the berlengas island with a quick lunch....More
Very friendly staff, good rental gear and boats, good service overall, until the most important part, the dive itself.
Poor briefing/ after dive feedback
Big groups (they say my group was a small one (7divers+divemaster) biggest group he had was 14 divers!!!)
No one really...More