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Uber Scuba Gili Trawangan is a professional dive centre with a welcoming atmosphere and youthful energy. Offering affordable accommodation and an experienced in-house photography & videography team, Uber Scuba provides exceptional experiences for budget-savvy travellers seeking a memorable trip to the Gili Islands.
Uber Scuba is a professional yet energetic dive shop located in the heart of Gili Trawangan. Boasting an experienced management team and multi-lingual instructors, Uber Scuba are able to create personalised dive schedules and tailor-made holidays for every guest. This dive resort is proud to offer a welcoming atmosphere and friendly team, boasting a broad family of Indonesian and International instructors, divemasters, seasoned divers and ex-pats. Uber Scuba encourages their guests to join the family, with many choosing to stay far longer than planned.
With low-cost private and dorm rooms, a fantastic location, and courses from beginner to professional, Uber Scuba is an ideal choice for exploring the magnificent dive sites of the Gili Islands. Their experienced in-house photography and videography team also ensure guests can leave with personal, lifelong memories of their adventures.
Uber Scuba’s four spacious private double bungalows are well-spaced out to provide extra privacy. Each bungalow directly faces the swimming pool area and boasts a private terrace, tropical outside bathroom, air-conditioning, wifi, and fresh drinking water.
Uber Scuba offers four private rooms specifically to accommodate singles, couples or groups. These rooms are spacious and comfortable with space for extra beds and an outside terrace for relaxing. Each room includes an ensuite indoor bathroom, wifi, freshwater, and provides the perfect combination of privacy in a central location.
Offering a more sociable atmosphere, Uber Scuba’s three-person dorm rooms are perfectly suited to solo and budget-conscious travellers. All dorms include an ensuite outdoor bathroom, freshwater showers, air-conditioning and wifi.
Uber Scuba’s on-site restaurant, Ikan, serves delicious fusions of Western and local cuisine as well as other delights such as Thai ice cream. Guests can enjoy a cold beer on the beachfront at the end of the day as the night sky descends over Mount Rinjani. The dive centre’s swimming pool is lined by cushioned sun loungers in a shaded terrace and surrounded by tropical garden plants, making it the perfect spot for a relaxing afternoon dip.
Other than diving, snorkelling is the most popular activity on the Gilis, with many operators offering tours around all three islands. Guests can also snorkel from most beaches without taking a tour. Other easily accessible activities on the Gili Islands include stand-up paddleboarding, sub-winging, beach volleyball, yoga, cooking classes, jewellery making and traditional Indonesian spas. Neighbouring Lombok also offers volcano trekking, surfing and plenty of waterfalls.
Uber Scuba Gili Trawangan prides itself on diving 365 days a year and offering three or four single dive trips every day. Single dive trips and short journey times allow guests to relax on the island between each dive. A typical schedule includes dives at 09.00, 11.30, and 14.30, with night dives also available from 18.30. Uber Scuba’s two custom-made dive boats allow guests to reach the furthest of dive sites in around 10-minutes or less. Groups are restricted to only four guests per guide and dives are planned with a 60-minute maximum dive time.
Guests can take home photo or video memories of their adventures beneath the surface of Gili Trawangan courtesy of Uber Scuba’s experienced in-house photography and videography team. A range of PADI and SSI scuba diving courses are offered, from open water through professional, including several speciality courses such as Nitrox, Deep and Wreck. There is also a classroom for students’ convenience. Recreational diving gear, cameras and computers are available to rent from the dive centre.