About Us

Dive Centre located on the beach in Puerto del Carmen

After having worked as Agents for Safari Diving in the UK, Steve and Wendy Hicks became the proud owners of Safari Diving here in Puerto Del Carmen on Lanzarote.

Safari Diving Lanzarote is a Dive Centre committed to a high level of diver safety and quality training.

This award winning dive centre has been established for over 35 years and are winners of the prestigious ‘Q’ Award, Sports Diver Dive centre of Year for Europe, Middle East and Africa, and are an Approved Ministry of Defence dive school (one of only 10 dive centres World-wide ! ).

The best location for diving in Lanzarote

Just steps from the best dive sites in Lanzarote

Our dive centre has the best location for diving in Lanzarote, as it is the only dive school in Lanzarote located directly on the beach.

Safari Diving is situated on the beach named Playa Chica in Puerto del Carmen, just steps from the water, so no long walks or bus rides to the dive sites in full kit !

Playa Chica is a nice and safe bay. It is also the main entry point for shore dives for the whole of the island.

No extra charge

There are no additional charges for boat or night dives.

The jetty is directly next door for our boat to pick you up for the daily boat dives which are only a 5-10 min ride

For more information about the diving in Lanzarote please have a look at our dive programme with shore dives, boat dives and night dives.

Safari Diving Lanzarote welcomes divers from all diving organisations, including: PADI, SSI, BSAC, NAUI, NOB, CFT and CMAS.


Dive Courses in Lanzarote

BSAC, PADI, and SSI Dive Courses

Safari Diving is an ideal place to learn to dive, with clear waters and a shallow, protected reef in front of the dive centre.

We offer dive courses for all levels starting from try-out dives to higher level courses.

You can choose the dive organisation which you prefer: BSAC, PADI, or SSI.

Safari Diving can currently teach dive courses in English, Dutch, Spanish, German, Italian and French.

All course materials where applicable, such as books, equipment and certifications are included up to Dive Master level and compulsory insurance is included up to Openwater level.

Please see our Dive Courses page for further information on courses.

Try-out Diving

This is truly an unforgettable experience which introduces the wonders of SCUBA Diving to those whom have never tried it before.

An Instructor will explain a little about the scuba diving equipment and the effects of scuba diving before taking you on your first underwater experience.

International Dive Team

This award-winning dive team have been diving in Lanzarote for many years and have gained a fantastic knowledge of the dive sites here in the Atlantic Ocean ensuring you have the best dive possible.

They know the sites of our creatures which include Angel Sharks (the largest collection in the world), Barracuda, Octopus, Sea Horses, Rays, Electric Rays, Turtles and much much more.

You will be ensured a warm welcome from our friendly team and we are confident that you will go home with some special memories from your diving experience with Safari Diving Lanzarote.

Accommodation in Lanzarote & Flights

Safari Diving can assist you with your flights (most of our clients source their flights from the UK using www.skyscanner.co.uk and before securing the flights ask us for assistance with accommodation.

We also can refer you to an approved ABTA agent.

Wendy can give her opinion on accommodation near to the dive centre and located in the old town of Puerto del Carmen.

Also car hire and airport transfers for groups - see our accommodation and car hire pages or email us for more information.

Special Offers for Dive Packs, Courses and Groups

Special offers for dive packages and dive courses

Get a FREE DIVE by booking in advance

For people who prepay their Dive Packages (applies to a 6 dive pack and above) and some Dive courses with Safari Diving you gain an additional FREE DIVE !

To book your dive activities in advance please contact Wendy: Bookings Diving & Courses

Group Diving Offers

Ask us about our NEW discounted GROUP DIVING RATES !!! Extra FREE persons and better deals !

Contact us for the latest special group diving offers: Bookings Dive Groups Lanzarote

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