South East Asia


Scuba-Junkie Mabul Beach Resort – Owned and run by europeans this resort focuses on safety, fun and the environment. Popular with a wide range of divers they have a turtle hatchery and hydroponic waste management.
Seaventures Dive Resort – as far as we know, the world’s only oil rig for recreational divers. Converted to accommodate up to 36 divers with daily diving at Mabul, Kapalai and Sipadan. Truly unique!
Sipadan Kapalai Resort
– Kapalai is a water village built over a thriving reef. Only 20 mins by boat from the stunning diving at Sipadan Island.
Sipadan Water Village (SWV)
– Situated on the Northern shore of Mabul, you can drop straight off the SWV dive centre jetty onto a stunning house reef. Sipadan is dived daily.
Sipadan-Mabul Resort (SMART)
– Featuring a mix of water bungalows and beach villas. One of the original dive resorts on Mabul island.
Lankayan Island Dive Resort
– One island, one resort and great diving in the Sulu sea
Layang Layang (LLIR)
– Some of the best wall diving in SE Asia awaits you after the short 1hr flight from Kota Kinabalu into the heart of the South China Sea. Hammerheads and more…
Sabah Divers
– A family owned dive centre based in Kota Kinabalu and offering courses and fun dives on the nearby Tungku Abdul Rahman Park, just 10mins away by boat from the city centre!
Sipadan Pom Pom Resort – A new and exciting resort in the Semporna marine park on Sabah’s East coast.


Bali Diving Academy – With four locations including Nusa Lembongan, Gili Trewangan, Pemuteran and Seraya and an excellent safety record BDA is our recommendation for diving in and around Bali.
Eco Divers – With years of experience in the diving industry Jim and Cary Yanni have set up great dive centres in the best spots Northern Sulawesi has to offer.
Scuba-Junkie Komodo – Dive the awesome Komodo Marine Park and meet wild Komodo dragons with a fun, environmentally aware, and budget friendly company.
Siladen Resort & Spa – Siladen offers beautiful views of Manado Tua and superb wall diving in the Bunaken marine park
Kima Bajo Resort & Spa – Amazing service, top notch food and an Eco Divers run dive centre a stones throw from Bunaken’s pristine reef.
Kri-eco resort – Diving in Raja Ampat (on the most fish filled reefs we’ve ever seen) for the budget conscious diver
Sorido bay resort – Very nice resort in the centre of Raja Ampat, a biodiversity hotspot


Evolution Dive and Beach Resort Malapascua – Evolution is a small and friendly owner-operated resort offering thresher shark diving on Monad shoal along with courses from open water all the way through to trimix and rebreather qualification. 
Malapascua Exotic Island Resort
– One of the first resorts to offer thresher shark diving in Malapscua. Friendly and comfortable, the resort is a pleasure.
Anilao outrigger resort – Resort in Anilao that provides diving courses and guided dives in the fantastic macro capital of the Philippines
Expedition fleet – Operating liveaboards all over the Philippines including Tubattaha and the Visayas
Club Paradise – Probably one of the best house reefs we’ve dived, packed with life… friendly green turtles feeding on seagrass… plus the chance of a dugong encounter.

East Timor

Freeflow diving – East Timor’s first dive centre, set up by former reuters cameraman Wayne lovell and his wife. This is diving off the beaten track with rewards for the adventurous.