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Since 2011 we have been rated on Trip Advisor and Google as the Number One Scuba Diving Resort for 12 consecutive years in El Nido, Palawan and 5 years all over the Philippines. We offer a wide range of PADI Scuba Diving Courses, Advanced Courses and Fun Dives for those who want to discover the underwater world of El Nido, Palawan. Our goal is for our guests to have an unforgettable and safe experience viewing both the magical Islands and the amazing underwater world that El Nido is proud to offer.
Submariner Diving Resort is located at Hama Street, Brgy Masagana in the heart of El Nido town, Palawan. Which makes us easy to find and accessible.
Have you ever dreamed of doing Scuba Diving but have never done it before? Discover Diving is for you! Don’t worry our team will help you and make sure you will have fun and see the amazing diving spots here in El Nido, Palawan. If you want to take your diving skills to the next level, we have a wide range of PADI Scuba diving courses that you can take. For more Advanced Divers! We offer PADI diving courses that include an Open Water course, an Advanced course, a Rescue Diver course, EFR, a Master Scuba Diver course and a Dive Master course. We also offer specialty PADI dive courses such as Deep, Night, Sidemount, Nitrox, and others. In addition, we are a qualified PADI TecRec Center for teaching Tec 40, 45, and 50.
We are proud to offer the one-of-a-kind new Scuba Diving Seafari from El Nido to Coron. During our Seafari we will explore the untouched reef and hidden secrets of the Northern Palawan Area and the World War II Japanese Shipwrecks in Coron. The duration of the Seafari is 4 Days and 3 nights, leaving from our base in El Nido.
During the dive, you will see different amazing diving spots and meet the sea animals that we guarantee you will be amazed b .
Because your safety is our priority, we make sure all our equipment is in good condition before going on the dive; our boat Captain and crew are all well experienced and have been working on the boat for a number of years; and most importantly, we guarantee all of our Dive Instructors and Divemasters are Certified PADI and have many years of diving experience. Consequently, you can rest assured that you'll be safe and well-looked after on your dive.
Our fleet consists of four purposely built, well-maintained dive boats: three traditional Bangk the largest of which is the largest Bangka in El Nido; all with kitchen and toilet facilities and plenty of legroom for stretching and resting between dives. Moreover, two of these boats are double decks, where you can use the extra height to relax and get a great view of the islands and dive sites. Finally, we have one 30 ft Speed Boat which we use for private tours and half- day dives.
El Nido is fortunate to be blessed with a wide range of outstanding scuba diving sites; its coral reefs are extremely healthy, while its wall dives feature an array of sea life, soft corals and captivating rock formations complete with challenging swim-throughs suitable for all levels of divers. Consequently, it is an ideal destination for those seeking an immersive, enjoyable and thrilling underwater experience.
Submariner provides the convenience of on-site accommodation and diving in one location, removing the hassle of early mornings.
The Beach House offers both private and dorm rooms, some with breathtaking views of the bay. Additionally, the forthcoming Jellyfish bar will provide divers with an array of culinary options, both in the cafe and the rooftop bar.