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Dive Point Red Sea - Rotana Coral Beach Hotel

5 Star Rating  from 6 reviews

When you want more than just a holiday, come to Dive Point Red Sea. The choice is yours. We are convinced we have every opportunity to give you the holiday you want and deserve. Make your next trip, your best ever!

dive-point-red-sea1992 saw the establishment of the location where thousands have learned to dive or taken the life changing step towards becoming a diving professional, and where hundreds return regularly to enjoy the highest quality of service and the attention of dedicated staff, Dive Point Red Sea. Its PADI 5 Star Career Development Centers and TDI Middle East Training Facilities are located at the **** Rotana Coral Beach Resort. Wherever you are staying in Hurghada or  Sahl Hasheesh, we can offer our services to you with FREE transfers from all the hotels.

No matter if you would like to go for daily dive or snorkelling trips onboard our own spacious boats, to one of the more than 60 fabulous dive sites around Hurghada, or want to become a diver or a diving instructor or would like to explore the deeper areas with Trimix – we offer it all!

The complete range of PADI, DAN, DSAT, IANTD & TDI courses is available from introductory levels up to Instructor qualifications. Our dedicated and service oriented staff team is the most experienced in the training of PADI Professionals in the Red Sea, consisting of 3 PADI Course Directors and 6 IDC Staff and Master Instructors working fulltime in the field of Instructor training.

Dive Point Red Sea

One example of our continuously developing customer service is the big investment we made in a Nitrox membrane system. The safety of our guests is our major priority and for this reason all Nitrox certified divers, receive Nitrox 32 FOR FREE in our dive centers!

As a TDI training facility offering also DSAT and IANTD training up to Advanced Trimix Diver including Inspiration & Evolution + Poseidon MK VI Discovery Rebreathers, we have an extensive stock of technical diving rental equipment, a gas filling station with Helium and Oxygen fills up to 250 bar, everything you could possibly want.

As PADI 5 Star Career Development Centers and 5 Star IDC Centers respectively, we are able to offer a large variety of services and activities for divers, future divers and non-divers alike. Our goal every day is to provide you with an unforgettable holiday.

It's time you chose Dive Point Red Sea! 


CDWS

CDWS (Chamber of Diving and Watersports)

We are an accredited member of CDWS

All CDWS member dive operators have met ISO standards EN 14467 / ISO 24803 for diving to ensure your diving safety.


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Technical: Yes
Snorkelling: Yes
Accreditation: TDI
IANTD
DSAT
PADI 5 Star Career Development Center (CDC)
CDWS
EFR
DAN Gold Sponsor
PADI Green Star Award
Dive Point Red Sea - Rotana Coral Beach Hotel
Rotana Coral Beach Resort
PO Box 219
Hurghada
Egypt

Contact: Regina Rinkenburger
Telephone: +2-012-3255483
+2-012-3255483
Skype:divepointredsea
Fax:+2-065-3442019
Email:hurghada@dive-point.com
Web:www.dive-point.com
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Reviews

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5th June 2013 Want to learn to dive and have fun. Dive-Point is a must No 5 Star Rating
4th April 2013 Best dive school ever! No 5 Star Rating
22nd April 2012 A dive centre beyond the ordinary No 5 Star Rating
10th October 2011 Two days was just not enough No 5 Star Rating
2nd July 2011 Relaxed diving in Hurghada Yes 5 Star Rating
Previous Reviews

5th June 2013 by badger1666

Want to learn to dive and have fun. Dive-Point is a must

5 Star Rating

Visit Date: May 2013

Just returned from my holiday at Coral Beach Rotana Hurghada.

I went there mainly to snorkle but decided to do the open-water dive course at the Dive-Point and, wow, that was awesome fun that was, I took the fast-track option.  My teacher for the three days was szilard, and what a great teacher :)  He really knows how to make learning to dive fun which made passing the PADI exam real easy.

After i finished I had that much fun, I also done an extra days boat diving.

Everyone at Dive-Point are really friendly and know how to look after their guests, they also have their own boats and crew who put on a great cooked lunch.

Ratings are based on 1 (Dissatisfied) to 5 (Totally Satisfied)
The staff was attentive and informative 5 Star Rating
The rental equipment was clean 5 Star Rating
My personal gear was washed and stored away 5 Star Rating
The quality of the dive trip 5 Star Rating
Attention to safety & environment 5 Star Rating
Condition of the dive boats 5 Star Rating
Dive briefing 5 Star Rating
Dive Leader 5 Star Rating
Value for money 5 Star Rating
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4th April 2013 by marije2408

Best dive school ever!

5 Star Rating

Visit Date: March 2013

I've been travelling all over the world and never found such a professional, friendly, really well equiped dive school as Dive Point. They are very openminded, flexible and know exactly what you need to have a perfect time. The staff is really well trained and they provide you with a lot of information, tips, the best dive sites and really good food on the boat for lunch. Ask Said for his famous orange cake! Our dive guides Pete and Vladi did a really good dive briefing and showed us the most beautiful things under water. They exactly knew where to go to. Transfers are very well organised and always on time. You will definitely have a great time here! I just loved it and will come back for sure.

Ratings are based on 1 (Dissatisfied) to 5 (Totally Satisfied)
The staff was attentive and informative 5 Star Rating
The rental equipment was clean 5 Star Rating
My personal gear was washed and stored away 5 Star Rating
The quality of the dive trip 5 Star Rating
Attention to safety & environment 5 Star Rating
Condition of the dive boats 5 Star Rating
Dive briefing 5 Star Rating
Dive Leader 5 Star Rating
Value for money 5 Star Rating
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22nd April 2012 by asvard

A dive centre beyond the ordinary

5 Star Rating

Visit Date: March 2012

I fully agree with previous posts; Dive Point is quality in every aspect of the word. Furthermore, what sets them apart from every other dive centre I have visited is their ambition to make my stay with them as enjoyable and comfortable as possible. My every need is met, any problem swiftly solved and I can concentrate on spectacular diving, relaxing and having a great holiday. I would recommend Dive Point to everyone who is looking for a first-rate dive centre in the Red Sea area, whether for fun diving or dive training.

Ratings are based on 1 (Dissatisfied) to 5 (Totally Satisfied)
The staff was attentive and informative 5 Star Rating
The rental equipment was clean 0 Star Rating
My personal gear was washed and stored away 5 Star Rating
The quality of the dive trip 0 Star Rating
Attention to safety & environment 5 Star Rating
Condition of the dive boats 4 Star Rating
Dive briefing 4 Star Rating
Dive Leader 5 Star Rating
Value for money 5 Star Rating
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10th October 2011 by wearypanda

Two days was just not enough

5 Star Rating

Visit Date: August 2011

Based on an earlier review I decided that this time in Hurghada I would try diving with Dive Point. I was not disappointed.

I enjoyed two days of relaxed but very well organised on one of their day boats. Momo was the guide on both of these days and she was excellent, striking exactly the right balance between making sure everyone was safe whilst making the diving relaxed and enjoyable.

The day boat was well equipped, with plenty of space and was clean and tidy. The food was excellent on both days.

Back at the dive centre I must say that this is one of the best centres I have seen outside of Sharm. Lovely seating area in the shade, clean and tidy dry rooms and even a coffee bar with a frige full of cold drinks, even beer was available which is welcome at the end of a diving day. I used my own equipment but the rental kit looked good. They also support technical diving including rebreathers.

The only criticism I can level is that I had some trouble actually contacting the centre by phone when we arrived in Hurghada. Eventually I completed the contact form on their web site and they then called me. My fault really as I should have arranged this before I travelled to Egypt!

So, I can highly recommend Dive Point and I will certainly be diving with them again.

Enjoy the video.

Ratings are based on 1 (Dissatisfied) to 5 (Totally Satisfied)
The staff was attentive and informative 4 Star Rating
The rental equipment was clean 4 Star Rating
My personal gear was washed and stored away 4 Star Rating
The quality of the dive trip 5 Star Rating
Attention to safety & environment 5 Star Rating
Condition of the dive boats 4 Star Rating
Dive briefing 4 Star Rating
Dive Leader 5 Star Rating
Value for money 4 Star Rating
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2nd July 2011 by ubascuba

Relaxed diving in Hurghada

5 Star Rating

Visit Date: June 2011

We were staying at Sahl Hasheesh, which is about 20km south of Hurghada. Before arriving, we researched our options for diving and to go with Dive Point Red Sea.

Communication before we arrived was prompt and efficient. Dive Point do free pick ups from Sahl and Ahmed duly arrived bang on 8.00am.

Diving from their base is easy. Simply walk down the jetty to the boat - no crowds. The dive boat had seen better days (although it was much better than many boats I've dived from) but Dive Point have a spanking new one and are just waiting for the formalities to be completed with the authorities before they can use it and it's that boat that my rating below is based on.

Our first day's diving was a quick 20/25 minute boat ride. This site is known as 'The Aquarium'. An easy, shallow dive meant that we were down for over an hour. Lots of hard coral, trigger fish (luckily it was too early in the season for them to be nesting) and clown fish. Viz was pretty much as far as I could see. Mo Mo, our dive leader, was a great guide, spotting a jeuvenile white tip shark cruising around the reef, a rare sight in shallow waters!

Dive Point is certainly one of the most efficiently run dive centres I've dived with. Regina and Matthias have invested in the best equipment and it shows.

Hurghada is quieter than Sharm and has over 30 dive sites. If you're looking for a relaxing holiday in the Red Sea, away from the crowds, you'd do well to consider Hurghada.

Things to note:

Although the air temperature was between 35 and 40°C, the water temp is only 25°C. I dived in a 5mm full suit with a 1mm vest (our dive leader was wearing a semi dry!)

Lunch on the boat is provided by the crew @ E£40 per person. This is an additional cost and not included in the cost of your dives but the money goes directly to the crew.  Lunch is good value with vegetarian options.

Nitrox is free.

The technical diving facilities at Dive Point are impressive. If you're considering a tech course, do consider Hurghada as a destination. The range of dive sites there covers everything needed for technical training.

Although we didn't dive from the shore, there is a house reef.

Although it was hot, during the whole week we were in Hurghada, there was always a breeze which, we were told my the locals, is more often the case than not.

I don't know if we were just exceptionally lucky, but we didn't see one mosquito during the entire week!

Ratings are based on 1 (Dissatisfied) to 5 (Totally Satisfied)
The staff was attentive and informative 5 Star Rating
The rental equipment was clean 0 Star Rating
My personal gear was washed and stored away 0 Star Rating
The quality of the dive trip 5 Star Rating
Attention to safety & environment 5 Star Rating
Condition of the dive boats 5 Star Rating
Dive briefing 5 Star Rating
Dive Leader 5 Star Rating
Value for money 5 Star Rating
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