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North Coast Road, Fagamalo, Savai'i, Samoa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I completed 2 dives with Dive Savaii and thoroughly enjoyed the experience. Tina and Olaf are excellent operators and their crew of 3 Samoan Locals are an asset to their business. There were also snorkelers onboard and like the divers, both briefings were were very...More

Thank 569karinc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Treated like royalty. Picked up from Stevensons at Manase taken to shop to sort out gear. Then everything was taken to boat for you. They helped put your BC on and even put your fins on your foot for you after they had sprayed your...More

Thank markJ3584AP
Olaf W, Manager at Dive Savaii, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much, markJ3584AP. Thank you for coming to dive with us, thank you for writing such a great review, and last but not least, thank you for discovering the big anchor :-) still can not believe we dived the site for many years,...More

Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Did 4 scuba dives with Olaf and Tina. Well organized. Great sighting of numerous turtles. Beautiful wreck. Will recommend this Padi center with no hesitation. Georges Michel New ZealandMore

Thank Georges M
Olaf W, Manager at Dive Savaii, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Talofa lava Georges Michel, Faafetai lava, Thank you very much, merci beaucoup for doing 2 tours with us. We are really glad you enjoyed the time with us. The diving with you - as the chatting on the boat - was very pleasant for us....More

Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

An amazing snorkeling trip resulting in swimming with the turtles in a totally natural environment. Good snorkeling. Great hire gear. A very professional and slickly run activity. Highly recommend everyone should do thisMore

Thank GlendaH246
Olaf W, Manager at Dive Savaii, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2018

Talofa GlendaH246, Thank you very much for your very positive feedback, it is always nice for us to read when guests enjoy there time with us. Thank you for joining our tour and for taking the time to write a review. Faafetai lava from Team...More

Reviewed 26 July 2018

We weren't sure whether we should bother going on a snorkelling trip as we were staying at Stevenson's where the snorkelling was great and we'd seen turtles every time we ventured into the water. And the day we'd planned to go was cloudy and quite...More

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Olaf W, Manager at Dive Savaii, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2018

Thank you very much, McKayfamily, for joining our tour and for taking the time for such a great review. We are glad you all had such a good time, even when the weather was not perfect. But maybe snorkeling or diving in warm water IS...More

Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

We thought the weather might be dodgy but we went anyway. Glad we did. Much better seeing the sights with friendly guides. We had never been with turtles in the open sea. We saw four. One kept coming over and swimming up under me. Fantastic...More

1  Thank Leon W
Olaf W, Manager at Dive Savaii, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2018

Talofa lava Leon W Thank you very much for taking the time for such a great review. Glad you enjoyed the trip and the company of our guides and the turtles :-) Thank you again from Team Dive Savaii

Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Have literally dreamed of swimming with turtles in the ocean and on this trip we came across four who were happy to keep swimming with our company. One turtle clearly very keen on papaya skins was particularly friendly and guides were careful to make sure...More

1  Thank elisa005
Olaf W, Manager at Dive Savaii, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2018

Talofa elisa005, We are glad you enjoyed your time with our team - and of course with the turtles in the wild. And indeed - although we know it is tempting for some people - we follow a strikt no-touch rule for coral, fish, turtles......More

Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

Did the 3 hour snorkel trip which was good value for money. The snorkelling is inside the reef so similar to other parts of Savaii with perhaps a bit more variety. Everything was well organised and the guides were friendly and god at pointing out...More

1  Thank Woody5958
Olaf W, Manager at Dive Savaii, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2018

Talofa Woody5958, thank you very much for doing a tour with us and for taking the time to review us on TripAdvisor. We are really glad you enjoyed the trip, the diversity in coral and fish life and the spotting of a turtle in their...More

Reviewed 25 April 2018

Having done the same snorkeling trip 7 years ago with this company, it was fantastic to see that it is still fun and exciting. We had the added bonus this time to have a turtle join the boat at "coral gardens" for 10 minutes. The...More

Thank Jungle-Kiwi
Olaf W, Manager at Dive Savaii, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2018

Thank you very much, Jungle- Kiwi, it was a pleasure to have you on the boat. Great to hear you enjoyed our tour, for some of your family for the second time. When you come next time, join again, we might have some more surprises...More

Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

Went out for diving with these guys and it was one of the best experience ever as we were diving near the reef and swimming with turtles while we were out there in the ocean.

Thank eraitala
Olaf W, Manager at Dive Savaii, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Talofa eraitala, thank you very much for your great review, we are glad you had a good time with us and did enjoy the tour and the turtles. Hope to meet you again. Thank you and kind regards from Team Dive Savaii.

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ChrisParth
13 December 2016|
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Hi Chris, Thank yo for your message. Sorry to tell you, we'll still be closed in January (open again March 2017). Sorry for the inconvinience. Kind regards Olaf
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andrewkhytko
13 April 2016|
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Hi andrewkhytko, The PADI Advanced Open Water Diver course consists of 5 adventure dives (deep+navigation+3 other adventure dives), takes 2-3 days and costs 1000 Samoan Tala with us (all fees included). If you want to do... More
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Tavita M
6 August 2015|
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Hello Tavita M, snorkeling tour (about 3 hours, 3 spots), adults: 60 Tala, kids (younger 12 years): 30 Tala; +10 Tala mask +10 Tala fin hire (if you do not bring your own ones) Reservation at least 1 day ahead, please.
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