Dove with them everyday for a couple weeks, then again when I returned to Coco... Great attention to detail, comfortable boats, attentive and knowledgeable captains, and owners who genuinely care that their customers have a great experience. The staff and instructors are amazing, friendly, and knowledgeable and love to teach and pass on their love for the Ocean. If you are not certified and want to try a discover scuba experience or want to go ahead and get certified, all the staff are highly qualified and comfortable to dive with... but my favorite is Tommy. You can't go wrong with Jaimie, Sylvie, Michal.. or any of them really!
This shop got expelled from PADI
I am fairly new to diving and currently working on my advanced open water certification. While on vacation in Punta Cana last week, I thought that it would be a great time to do my deep water dive. I took the advice of my local dive shop owner and messaged a couple dive companies to see how well they responded. Udo was the best, always emailed me back the same day with plenty of information and links to dive locations.
I was staying at a resort on the north side (Atlantic) of the island, and Udo said I would be disappointed if I dove there. He recommended we do the deep dive at the St. George shipwreck so we went to the south side (Caribbean). The number of species and quantity of fish and coral were amazing! Everything you read in all the Ultra Marine reviews is spot on, from pi...
Would 100% recommend this Ultra Marine Divers. I've dove with many dive companies in the Caribbean before and have never recieved as good of service as I did with Udo. The price to dive with this company is very reasonable and you get a private dive experience. I've paid way more in the past to dive with groups of people and with Ultra Marine Divers you get a private tour of the dive locations of your choice. You get picked up and dropped off at your hotel. I couldn't of asked for a better experience. The St. George wreck is amazing, it is the coolest wreck I have dove on to date. I only wish i had more time in the DR to dive on it a second time. In all I would not choose any other company to dive with than this one. I Have now dove 2 times with this company 2 years apart and have alw...
Seems that a guide did not have good service behavior
Went in 2020. A more junior looking guide seemed to have more reckless behavior, regarding serving and gender manner seemed to be out of the norm.
Siren acted in poor faith using a bait and switch tactic by using my money as an interest free loan for over 6 months from September 2019 through April 2021 when they clearly had no intent to operate the trip that I booked. I booked a trip in September 2020 on the Indo Siren to Raja Ampat in March of 2021. When booking, Siren offered a 30% discount on the trip and promised to move the date of the trip at the same price paid if it was impacted by COVID-19. Ultimately, I booked this trip knowing there was a chance it would be cancelled or moved, but decided that getting a deal on the trip while helping out Siren during COVID when many of their bookings were cancelled was worthwhile. Siren took many months to determine that the trip would not sail when it was very clear this was unrealisti...
This shop got expelled from PADI
Ultra Marine Divers were wonderful to work with for our recent dive in the Bayahibe region of the Dominican Republic. Udo, the owner and dive master for the shop was wonderful to work with. He was very responsive and informative in any communications. He was very upfront with all costs and we paid exactly what we agreed on initially. We had no unexpected charges at all.
He was very friendly and spoke great English, Spanish and German! He took us to two fantastic dive sites for our two tank dive. Udo was fun to chat with and joke with throughout the day. He was on time picking us up and we returned to the resort on time as well. He arranged transportation for us from our resort to the dives which was very convenient. I would absolutely recommend Udo and Ultra Marine Divers for anyone lo...
Professional, safe and Fun! These guys know the best sites and will look after everything you could possibly need. Strongly recommend thier tours and training courses.
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