Frequently Asked Questions

This section answers questions most commonly asked by our customers.


Marine Sport DC is located in Mošćenička Draga on the seaside of hotel Marina. There are regular buses to Mošćenička Draga and there is a good taxi service. There are signs for the dive centre and the hotel Marina along the road.

The centre uses 5mm Mares wetsuits in all sizes.

The dive centre has two rinse tanks to wash the equipment after the dives and a wet-room, i.e. storage room to store your equipment. Your personal items can be locked in the office in one of the storage lockers.

Our members of the staff speak the following languages: Croatian, English, German, Italian, Slovenian and Spanish.

You can make a “Try dive”, i.e. Try Scuba Diving. You can read more about it in the Courses Section.

This can be determined by an authorised diving physician. The latter will be able to advise you on whether you may or may not be able to dive. Furthermore, if you have asthma, you are obliged to provide us with a medical certificate issued by a specialised physician that you are able to dive.

Yes, we offer group discounts for groups with at least 10 group members. Feel free to contact us for further details on any issues with group diving.

You are welcome to join us on a boat trip if the capacity of the boat is not filled up, you can enjoy a day of snorkelling or swimming

Yes, children can go on the boat dive as long as the capacity of the boat is not filled up. Please consider, on the boat the children need to be supervised.

We are not authorised to arrange bookings for accommodations but you can take a look at our accommodations page.

Unfortunately, you can only pay by cash for the time being.

Yes, please contact us on +385 (0) 91 5157 212 or


It takes minimum of 2-3 full days to complete the SSI Open Water Diver course; when the theory was done before you start with us via the SSI Digital eLearning (online study excluding the final exam).

We do recommend a medical examination carried out by an authorised physician for scuba diving. In the dive centre, you will be asked to complete a medical statement form before participating in the course. If any of the questions is answered YES, you are obliged to give us a medical certificate concerning your medical state. If that is not provided you are not able to attend the scuba diving course.

Therefore, we advise our future divers, to visit a physician in their native country before the beginning of the course. This is strongly recommended, if you have any pre-existing medical conditions concerning your ears, sinuses, respiratory and circulatory systems, or have had a surgery recently.

Also, you can check out the medical statement and fill it out before your visits.


The price for the course covers the online academics, full equipment and the instructor.

Certifications do not have an expiry date. If you are planning to dive after a long break, it is recommended to do a refreshment course.


To book a dive with us you can:
call us on +385 (0) 91 5157 212 or send us an email to with the following information:

    - Full name

    - Diving certification level

    - Diving experience, i.e. the total number of dives and the date or month of the last dive

    - Date of the planned dive, i.e. the period when you plan to dive with us.

All you need is your diving ID. If, by chance, you forget your diving card, both SSI and PADI have an online system where we can check it.

At the age of 10 years.

No, you will be able to rent the full equipment.

We do two boat dives per day. Shore dives can be done as many as you want, as long as you respect the desaturation time between each dive.

We also do night dives. We dive from the shore right off the beach in front of our dive centre or from the pier.

This will be no problem. We will arrange a buddy compatible to your diving certification.

If you haven’t dived more than 2 years a check dive before your self-guided dive is recommended, for your own safety and the safety of the staff.

We offer guided dives, but it depends on your pre-arrangement with us. All dives are briefed and explained and if needed, guided.

Yes, we do. We recommend to inform us one day prior to your dive.

We use DIN valves, but we also have an adapter for INT. Almost all our tanks are double valves