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Savedra Dive Center

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“sardines”(56 reviews)
“sardine run”(20 reviews)
“open water”(16 reviews)
Savedra Dive Center, winner of the CGP Best Nature Experience 2012 award, is in the center of Panagsama beach.Just a few meters from the shoreline and our house reef and minutes away by boat to the best dive sites in the area.Savedra is Moalboals...more
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Hours Today: 7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Panagsama Beach, Moalboal 6032, Philippines
+63 32 474 3488
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We dived with Savedra for 2 days - 4 dives total, & loved every second of it! Our dive master, Mark, had a great eye & pointed out several things we would have passed right by without seeing. He made the diving fun, relaxed, &...More

Thank Geri-Sue J
Reviewed 1 week ago

A "safety first, fun second" culture makes every training / dive with #SavedraDiveCenter as unforgettable as the marine life in #Moalboal. Instructors and staff are super friendly and super accommodating to divers' needs / wishes, while at the same time enforcing necessarily stringent safety standards....More

Thank ShannL2
Reviewed 1 week ago

I found the staff of Savedra wonderful, courteous and helpful. The diving location is within easy walking distance from the center and resort. The sardine fish school is absolutely amazing to see. Its literally a mountain of fish that swarm near the surface. Every morning,...More

Thank Yau M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were 3 friends who were looking for a place to do our Open Water PADI Certification in Moalboal. We ended up choosing Savedra because of their TA reviews and were definitely not disappointed! Our trainer Beth was a gem. She was patient and thorough,...More

Thank Arvinda R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I just Finished my IDC here. Welcoming and sobrang bait ng mga crew.tska maasikaso ung mga staff 👍 and no pressure at all for the whole course .. Thankyou very much Lee for the support and making it fun no stress at all and Salamat...More

Thank Sir Don S
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

Prior to arriving in Moalboal we had decided we were going to dive with Cebu Diving because of their excellent Trip Advisor Reviews. However they were fully booked and recommended we try Savedra Dive Centre so we did and we were not disappointed. We did...More

Thank Laspig
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

It was a fantastic experience. Not only the equipment, environment but also the instructor. People are really nice here. Absolutely Recommend !!!!

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Lee B, General Manager at Savedra Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2018

Hi 詩庭 游 thank you for choosing us for your course, glad you enjoyed your time safe dives and travels Lee

Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

I went to this dive center to reftresh my dive skills after 5 years without dive and..was just amazing ! Really professional instructor called Maribeth did a really great job and after a very accurate briefing we went diving and she was perfectly help me...More

Thank Daniele M
Lee B, General Manager at Savedra Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2018

HI Daniele Glad you enjoyed the place, regards from Maribeth Lee

Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

I’ve been travelling around he Philippines for a month now and I don’t usually write reviews, but I felt Savedra Dive Centre deserves an excellent write up. Of all the shops I’ve visited, they’ve been the most hopeful and friendliest. Every single one of their...More

Thank Kate A
Lee B, General Manager at Savedra Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2018

Hi Kate don't worry, you got the names right :0) Thank you for leaving the review, they are very helpful to us and people looking for a place to stay and dive. Hope to see you again Lee

Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

All gear is new and or clean. The gearing up area is entirely covered in neoprene. The boats I saw were obviously well serviced. The people well trained. The bottom line is they do what they say and do it with pleasure. To me there...More

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Lee B, General Manager at Savedra Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2018

Hi Stirling Thank you for the honest review, much appreciated. Lee

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23 January 2017|
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Response from Lee B | Property representative |
Hi Weijian Yes we do, the Discover Scuba Dive is 3000 PHP and takes approximately 2 to 3 hours start to finish, with about 45 to 60 minutes of that spend diving. During the dive you will get to see the famous Moalboal... More
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26 July 2016|
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Response from Evan J | Reviewed this property |
Savedra, Dive centre has accommodation behind the dive shop behind a gated area. it's more expensive than the rest of Town but still reasonable. However, there are alternate places on the beach side facing the ocean that are... More
27 May 2015|
Response from Lee B | Property representative |
Hi Martin the contact details on the website are all up to date; I have you enquiry and I will be in touch today. My apologies for your difficulties getting in touch but this is the first email I have received from... More