OrangeShark Diving Centres has two bases in Malta: one is based at Golden Bay, the most famous beach on the island, related to the exclusive Radisson Blu Resort & Spa; the other is based at the Ramla Bay Resort, one of the very few structures who can enjoy a private beach, with a stunning view on the islands of Comino and Gozo. Located in the north of the island, the two centres are close to the most interesting dive sites of the archipelago.
Malta is an ideal destination for divers of any level and is particularly suitable for those who would like to try scuba diving for the first time. OrangeShark is a 5-Star PADI Instructor Development Resort, open all year round, where you can receive training from entry level to professional courses, including all specialty and technical courses.
OrangeShark has 6 vehicles and the 30ft Paola One dive boat, specially designed for divers, allowing comfortable dives all around the islands of Malta, Gozo and Comino.
Both centres offer fills of AIR, NITROX and TRIMIX.
Our dives are always planned based on the experience of the divers, organizing them in small groups to offer maximum attention, safety and quality.
Our guides always carry powerful torches to maximise the vibrant colours of the underwater world, and also safely explore the numerous shipwrecks and caves.
This title of PADI 5-Star Dive Resort is attributed to modern PADI dive shops that excel in customer care, underwater security and awareness of the submerged environment, providing them with an highly professional service. Moreover the dive shop must meet high commercial standards, offer the full range of certification programs and provide only high quality and first-rate equipments to its customers. The PADI 5-Star Instructor Development Resort meet all the standards of the PADI 5-Star Dive Resort and also offer PADI Instructor Training.
OrangeShark provides Mares equipments always serviced and in perfect working order for both staff and customers. At both centres, you can buy Mares equipments at very affordable prices or order all the products available in the Mares catalog. OrangeShark has instructors certified as Authorized Mares Technicians, who have attended specialized courses at Mares labs to be allowed to service and maintain Mares equipments.
Suex is accredited as the leading manufacturer of world-famous underwater scooters/ DPV,s (Diver Propultion Vehicles). OrangeShark is authorized to sell Suex DPVs and products and also is recognized as Suex Service and Maintenance Centre for the island of Malta. At OrangeShark you will be trained conducting DPV courses with the best DPV units on the market, you will have the chance to hire Suex DPVs to improve your diving range, taking full advantage of the most up to date diving propultion equipment.
Divers Alert Network represents the best-known and efficient underwater insurance agency in the world. OrangeShark renews its insurance every year for the diving centres to ensure maximum security and protection for its customers. OrangeShark also offers to the divers the possibility to make daily, weekly, monthly or yearly DAN insurance at its centres.
Project AWARE is a nonprofit foundation that commits itself to the protection and safeguard of the ocean and all the forms of life that inhabit it. As a 100% Aware Partner, OrangeShark educates and enhances its customers’ respect for the marine environment. Every year OrangeShark promotes and participates in environmental protection events such as beach and underwater clean-ups.