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Big Blue Scuba Diving

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Sea Wall, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
+678 27518
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Lovely service

The guys on the dive boat are brilliant ... happy, helpful, very competent in the water - no... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jay L
via mobile
Fantastic snorkeling

We booked Big Blue for a family snorkeling trip, and it was so great, we booked a second one with... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
paddycakes_syd
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Big Blue Scuba teach more people to dive than anyone else in Vanuatu. We have local instructors and dive masters with great local knowledge. They love to share their dive sites with divers of all levels and experience, with multiple boats and dive sites we can cater to all.
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  • Very good7%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“dive master” (40 reviews)
“open water” (36 reviews)
“twin bommies” (43 reviews)
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Sea Wall, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
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+678 27518
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The guys on the dive boat are brilliant ... happy, helpful, very competent in the water - no complaints. The dive sites we went to were a bit ‘ho hum’ - nothing to get excited about, but then it’s always great just to hit the...More

Thank Jay L
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked Big Blue for a family snorkeling trip, and it was so great, we booked a second one with them! The team were cheerful, helpful and *just excellent* with our young children (six year olds), ensuring they had a chance to get into the...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I absolutely loved my dives with the crew from Big Blue. The dive conditions are fantastic, still warm water (25 degrees in winter) and heaps to see. They have coral gardens, coral walls and multiple wrecks so my biggest tip would be to do as...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is my 3rd visit to big blue and it was great to see all the crew again. Once again they didn't disappoint in any way. Awesome helpful staff and very understanding with what you want to encounter on your dive.. WELL DONE boys

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Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Jerry was awesome and a very good teacher. Very patient and good at teaching the required skills and allowing time for confidence to develop. Mike was very understanding and assisted my partner to complete a dive course started elsewhere and not completed due to instructor...More

1  Thank Judojunkie
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Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Thanks to the great team at Big Blue Vanuatu. So much fun to dive with you. Warm clear water and lots to see. Cool calm and professional team. Catered to snorkeling for younger child while rest of family diving. Special thanks to Aaron, Jack loved...More

Thank whritoa
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Reviewed 6 July 2018

We did a single dive out to Twin Bommies with Aaron. As we are already certified, it was a painless, easy process, and we saw some good corals and fish on the dive. If we'd had more time we would have happily going diving with...More

1  Thank Holcello
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Reviewed 1 July 2018

My son and I undertook the Introduction to Scuba course (1 pool dive and 1 ocean dive) with Big Blue and we were with impressed with their friendly and professional service. While the pool dive (in June) was cold, upon request they provided wet suits...More

Thank jonesytaos
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Reviewed 17 June 2018

I very rarely leave reviews but my recent experience with the team at Big Blue deserves a mention. Jerry and Maddy were the best dive instructors during my Advanced Open Water course and the rest of the Divemaster team for the remainder of the 9...More

Thank apett2018
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Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

Words cannot express how much we value our experience at Big Blue! While I‘m a certified diver, my friend did her Open Water course with Big Blue. We were supposed to leave once she finished her course... but we ended up staying a lot longer!...More

Thank Charlotte H
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Dianne W
27 October 2016|
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Response from BiKa-Claude | Reviewed this property |
Hide-away Island is a good option but as a big group I am sure Big Blue could offer some fun trips via boat to other areas.
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princefrog1984
27 July 2015|
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Response from Tony F | Reviewed this property |
Hi Dan-Big blue run two dive tours a day.The morning dive departs 8.30am and is a 2 tank dive.so allow arrival back at the shop by 12.30 ish. Afternoon tour departs at 1.30pm and is a single tank dive so 3.30 pm is an... More
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