Scapa Scuba


Lifeboat House, Dundas Street, Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3DA

    Scapa Scuba is a PADI dive centre specialising in small groups and individuals. Catering for experienced divers and complete beginners! TRY A DIVE! A great experience not to be missed - and only £80! This ‘one-on-one’ dive with an instructor is

    TRY A DIVE and experience the thrill of shipwreck diving on your first ever dive!  The half day ‘try a dive’ is one of our most popular courses and is available to everyone aged 10 and above who is reasonably fit and healthy with a basic swimming ability.

    The ‘try a dive’ course is run on a one-to-one basis with direct instructor supervision  throughout, making the experience personal to you and your needs. The session progresses at your pace – you can do as much or as little as you like. The whole experience is simply about having fun and swimming underwater around the historic Blockship wrecks at the Churchill Barriers! Previous diving experience is not required, making it a perfect family fun day out!  Cost … £80 per person for one dive and £140 per person for two dives.

    Also ......

    Offering a full range of courses, from Open Water to Divemaster.  Specialities including wreck, deep, nitrox and dry suit diving.

    Guided shore diving at the Churchill Barrier wrecks. Ideal site for the recently qualified/less experienced diver, or those using a dry suit for the first time.

    Guided dives in Scapa Flow – 3 Battleships and 4 Light Cruisers make Scapa Flow the best wreck diving site in Europe!

    Scapa Scuba: The Red Shed Dive Shop! Fully stocked with a wide range of dive equipment including the ‘Wrecked in Scapa’ range of very popular Fourth Element T-shirts and Hoodies.

    Scapa Scuba dry suit sales – excellent 'made-to-measure' dry suits manufactured on site at competitive prices.

    Very amusing selection of unique novelty hoods, individual and very noticeable!

    Dry suit repairs – overnight service available. Scapa Scuba have been manufacturing and repairing dry suits since 1996!

    Full range of equipment servicing with our on site ASSETT technician.

    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    Opening Times 2015
    1 May 2015 - 2 Oct 2015

    Summer season - we are open from Midday til 7pm Sunday to Friday. Saturday 3pm to 6pm. May to October
    Winter months - we are open from 11am til 5pm Monday to Friday. Weekends by arrangement. November to April.
    We may not be able to get to the telephone - but we will be open - and if not, then nearby and we will be with you in a moment! Thank you!

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    Scapa Scuba

    Lifeboat House



    KW16 3DA


    Tel./Fax.: +44 (1856) 851218

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