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Happy Divers Marbella & IDC College

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Fun, but a lot of extra charges

We are very newly certified divers. So basically everything is new and exciting to us. Our dive was... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2017
Katie V
Harrogate, United Kingdom
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Diving in Terrifa

A good days diving, thoroughly enjoyable experience. I would recommend this place to anybody... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2017
Clive S
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The diving and watersports centre Happy Divers Marbella & IDC College is located directly on the beach at the Atalaya Park Hotel (near San Pedro). Divers are taught from beginners to instructor level and beyond. The Resort is a full service facility...more
c/ o Atalaya Park hotel | Avda. de las Golondrinas, 29688, Estepona, Spain
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

Everything was I ekspekted. Experienced divers. Diving place was cool and amazing. I am very happy 😊

Thank Ivars M
Reviewed 10 October 2017

I have been diving for about 20 years, and I have 2 sons who also dive, junior open water PADI qualified. We dived with Happy Divers this year, in August, the night before we were to dive, I got a call from Peter saying the...More

2  Thank PhilMcKeown
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

We are very newly certified divers. So basically everything is new and exciting to us. Our dive was fun, out to a 300 year old werck. It was not super deep but there was lots too see! Our guide was very nice and full of...More

Thank Katie V
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Both my Sons have gained their Padi's at Happy Divers! The name of the center is so apt! Not only are the super easy going and strive to make the experience fun, but they are so professional and I feel safe to send my eldest...More

Thank donyaki
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

A good days diving, thoroughly enjoyable experience. I would recommend this place to anybody especially as the ever helpful Henry offered to wash my kit 😜

Thank Clive S
Reviewed 5 August 2017

My sons aged 13 and 11 decided they would like to attend the day scuba course. Peter seemed to be helpful. The definition of a "day" at a cost of 110 Euros each needs to be defined. The boys spent a very enjoyable 3 hours...More

2  Thank Aliyah B
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

My son (12) and I decided to explore diving for the first time. Peter Deth gave us a very good introduction to diving. Despite Peters advise we in first place went for the introduction course but after our first sea dive we decided to go...More

Thank FamilyJohansen
Reviewed 21 June 2017

I still do not believe what happened. I have my OWD made about 3 months ago in Gran canaria. I have 11 times diving experience. 4 X from the beach & 7 times by Boat. When we were four in the water, I had some...More

5  Thank Saied N
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

I have only heard good things about happy divers, so I decided to spend a day with them when I was on vacation in Estepona. I had a very smooth communication with them before my trip, and together with Peter we arranged everything before I...More

Thank Kevin K
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

I hada a great time during mu OWD+ Course. Peter & Arthur were very helpful during the theory and swimming pool phase. Open water dives with Melody were brilliant.

Thank Maciej C
HappyDiversMarbella, Owner at Happy Divers Marbella & IDC College, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2017

Great to hear that you enjoyed your PADI Open Water Plus Diver + Nitrox course with us. If you are happy with our services please spread the word. Looking forward to see you diving with us soon again.

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Tracey M
3 March 2018|
Response from HappyDiversMarbella | Property representative |
Hi, We are doing both types of dives - Boat and shore diving. Which type of diving we will do depends on Season, Weather conditions, number of people on the day and diving experience (certification level).
Suzie D
23 May 2015|
Response from HappyDiversMarbella | Property representative |
Hi, children have to be 10 years old to be able to dive in the sea. Snorkelling when younger is not a problem. What she did in Villacana was a try dive and Yes, she definitely needs more pool training. The next step for her... More