Scubadive West

At Scubadive West we have the experience, the equipment and the ideal location to get you diving and snorkelling in Ireland!


At Scubadive West we have the experience, the equipment and the ideal location to get you diving!
Our family run business is operated by brothers Breffni and Cillian Gray, each have 33 years diving experience.

Our parents, Shane and Olli Gray started diving in 1963 and established Irelands’ first dive school in 1974. We moved to beautiful Connemara and established Scubadive West in 1992.

As a PADI 5 Star Dive Centre we offer everything from Discover Snorkelling and Discover Scuba diving right through to PADI Instructor training! We also offer Commercial Diving sales and services.

PADI Open Water Course.
Enjoy a week in lovely Connemara and combine a holiday with gaining your PADI international diving licence! Complete the course with us Tuesday thru Friday (9am to 5pm) at our Dive Centre.

Scubadive West is widely regarded as Ireland’s only all-weather scuba dive centre. Our ideal location near the Killary Fjord allows safe and sheltered boat diving all year round.

Shore dive with us in our beautiful private sheltered cove.

Scubadive West is our purpose built waterfront dive centre, idyllically located on our great shore dive, with coarse sandy seabed, kelpy, rocky reef with abundant marine life and two wrecks lying out in 13 metres on a silty seabed.

Ample onsite parking, hot showers, male and female heated changing rooms, coffee dock, viewing area, dive shop, air and Nitrox to 300 bar. Equipment servicing.

The West of Ireland is known for great diving, with clear, nutrient rich waters, fed by the North Atlantic Drift.

We see scallops, lobsters, edible crabs, velvet crabs, prawns, shrimp, spider crabs, sea urchins, sea cucumbers, spiny starfish, common starfish, brittle stars, little cuttlefish, pipefish, 15 spined sticklebacks, sea hares, plumose anemones, snakelocks anemones.

Max depth 17 metres.

Are you a certified Scuba diver with cold water diving experience?
Dive Sites in Galway Ireland.
At Scubadive West there is an enormous variety of dive sites all located within 15 minutes of the dive centre.


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