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Aquanauts

88 Vauxhall Street | The Barbican, Plymouth PL4 0EY, England
+44 1752 228825
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Evening dive

Had a fantastic experience with Aquanauts. Booked an evening dive with a guide (6 to 8PM). Told... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Anthony N
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Worst experience

I was so excited to get my PADI with aquanaughts but was left extremely disappointed. They were... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
mayarose3
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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Aquanauts is a premier retailer of scuba diving equipment in the Southwest of England selling dive gear online throughout Europe. We have a harbour side dive centre in Plymouth, UK and also cater to our local divers, teaching courses, running a busy dive club, and operating one of the best dive boats in the area, Outcast. We stock a wide range of dive equipment and are focused on providing a great customer experience.
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88 Vauxhall Street | The Barbican, Plymouth PL4 0EY, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a fantastic experience with Aquanauts. Booked an evening dive with a guide (6 to 8PM). Told them over the phone that I was new to diving and was looking for a suitable dive for a beginner. Andy was a fantastic guide, really had a...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was so excited to get my PADI with aquanaughts but was left extremely disappointed. They were unorganised and cancelled on me 20 minutes prior the session TWICE. They scheduled me in to pool dives that I had already completed. A year later I still...More

2  Thank mayarose3
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Reviewed 25 June 2018

On the weekend just gone I did the PADI dry suit speciality training course with Aquanauts. The course was quite tough but thanks to the patience of our instructor Andy Harman, I was able to complete it in one day. Andy and the rest of...More

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Reviewed 13 December 2017

You may be an experienced diver, in need of a refresher ready for the warmer months, or still be wondering whether to learn. If you want to dive with a team of enthusiastic, warm and friendly folk then look no further. Both excursions and training...More

Thank Sarah P
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Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

I wanted to do the PADI open water scuba course for a while now and didn't know the best way to go about it. I popped into the Aquanauts diving shop on the Barbican and from that initial visit my mind was made up that...More

1  Thank MarinerKev
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Reviewed 20 August 2017

Great trip to the HMS Scylla and the James Egan Lane. Dougie (Boat Skipper) on good form - as always. Enjoyable and safe diving - The whole team efficient and helpful as always.

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Reviewed 28 March 2017

I'd like to thank Aquanauts and especially Dougie for a great weekends diving in Plymough. Scylla, James Eagan Layne (twice) and Rosehill. All felt very safe and it was a fun weekend - especially given it was March. The pasties after the dive are also...More

1  Thank Andy Y
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Reviewed 21 March 2017

I just completed my PADI Open Water course at Aquanauts (yesterday) and felt the need to write a review, it’s a long one so apologies in advance: The first weekend, my group of five students had the pleasure of being taught by Pat Broome. He...More

1  Thank sampride000
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Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

Staff were very knowledgeable and helpful in the shop. I needed all the dive gear except fins, mask and computer. We went round the shop and literally went head to toe! Two hours later I had all the gear including a handy case to take...More

2  Thank Caz C
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Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Disgusted with the attitude of the skipper/company owner on my first boat dive as a member of Aquanauts. Dougie - the company owner/skipper, had no right to shout abuse at divers when they made minor mistakes just so he could through his weight around -...More

5  Thank Anonymous_0988
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