Our regular opening times are 9am-to-5pm: Friday | Saturday | Sunday | Monday | Tuesday
The centre is closed to visitors on Wednesday/Thursdays processing only online & phone orders
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Underwater Explorers is Dorset's leading dive centre based in Portland just around the corner from Portland Marina. We're only a couple of minutes away from the popular diving site Chesil Cove and Castletown beach. If you can't make it to us you can always visit our internationally acclaimed online store? DirDirect.com.
BEST DIVE IN BRITAIN
Chesil Cove with its sheltered non-tidal waters, the abundance of marine life, wreckage and reefs offers one of the best dives in the country. Easily accessible by road with plenty of parking around, the shore diving from 3 to 18m at the Cove is free both day and night. Read our Chesil Cove Dive Guide.
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Underwater Explorers | Dirdirect is a brick and mortar dive centre and a major stockist for leading brands with an internationally recognised online dive shop. We believe in the concept of “less is more” in diving and in keeping it safe and simple. Meaning dive equipment has to be reliable and purpose built. For over 20 years we have been supplying cutting-edge equipment to the world of divers.