5 Stars

May - Oct

3 Hours

Beginner, All

From £1550

Kempinski Resort & Spa

Located away from the crowds, the Kempinski is ideal for a romantic getaway.

The Kempinski San Lawrenz Resort & Spa is set in a scenic valley surrounded by 30,000 square metres of lush tropical gardens and is located on the far west side of Gozo near the small village of San Lawrenz. It is situated in the neighbourhood of the Dwejra coastline where visitors will come across a unique natural phenomenon, the Inland Sea, a shallow body of water in the niche of a rocky coast connected to the sea through a narrow tunnel. This coupled with the breath-taking five star secluded and luxurious resort offers guests an exclusive breakaway with the highest level of service, comfort and style.

This large and well-appointed resort provides visitors with a choice of 122 airy rooms consisting of 48 stylish suites and 83 elegantly adorned premium and deluxe rooms, all of which are lavishly decorated in a traditional Maltese style. Enlighten your senses with a wonderful freshly made meal at one of the hotels four eateries, the Ortolon offers Mediterranean delights and is where breakfast is served. Trattoria San Lawrenz is an informal Italian inspired restaurant. Il-Gardina is a grill restaurant with breath-taking views of the gardens, simply relax and enjoy a light bite and glass of wine at the Il-Baldakkin bistro and lounge.

Gozo offers a fascinating underwater world and Moby Dives the local 5*star PADI dive centre is the dive operation offering daily diving packages and PADI courses. Located in the most idyllic setting of Xlendi Bay they have an excellent reputation for scuba diving, professionalism and organisation. The fully trained and qualified team will ensure you have a safe and secure dive experience whether you are new to diving or are an experienced diver.

The Kempinski Hotel San Lawrenz organises a variety of sporting activities including biking, jogging, tennis and squash lessons and guided walking tours. During the hot summer all kinds of water sports such as kayaking, sailing and swimming are the natural choice.

Board Basis

  • Daily breakfast
  • Daily breakfast and dinner.
Junior Suite

Junior Suite Pool View

The junior suites are the optimum of luxury; they are light, large and airy. Tastefully decorated with a local touch they consist of a bedroom and a separate lounge area where guests can relax whilst indulging in a good book. The suites offer a private balcony overlooking the resort's landscaped gardens and pool area, here you can sit back and enjoy refreshments after a long days diving.

  • Mini Bar
  • Fan
  • En-suite Bathroom
  • Air conditioning
  • Room Service
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Satellite Channels
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • T.V.
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Internet
  • Balcony
  • 220 volt electrical points
  • Living Area
  • Laundry & dry cleaning
Deluxe Room

Deluxe Pool View Room

The deluxe pool view room offer guests the ultimate in comfort, privacy and relaxation. The rooms are decorated with soft and welcoming colours and include all the modern amenities a guest may need. They are spacious and consist of a king or single beds with room for an extra bed if needed. All rooms offer a balcony with breath-taking views of the surrounding area.

  • Mini Bar
  • Fan
  • En-suite Bathroom
  • Air conditioning
  • Room Service
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Satellite Channels
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Direct Dial Telephone
  • T.V.
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Internet
  • Laundry & dry cleaning
Standard Room

Standard Country View Room

The standard country view rooms are spacious and airy with either a king size or single beds. All rooms are decorated in a soft Mediterranean style and are well equipped with everything a guest may need. Offering tranquil views of the surrounding countryside or the hotels pool and gardens these rooms are guaranteed to ensure relaxation and comfort to all travellers.

  • Mini Bar
  • En-suite Bathroom
  • Room Service
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Direct Dial Telephone
  • T.V.
  • Internet
  • Laundry & dry cleaning

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Moby Divers

Xlendi Bay, Gozo

Moby Dives is a 5* PADI IDC diving school located in Xlendi Bay on the island of Gozo. A long established dive centre the shop is beneath the Ulysses Apart Hotel and offers guests a wide range of scuba products from discover scuba diving right through to instructor training. The knowledgeable and fully trained staff have an excellent reputation for scuba training, professionalism, organisation and are on hand to ensure guests have a wonderful experience whilst diving in Gozo.It is a PADI rated diving school that offers a wide range of scuba products from ‘’Open Water’’ to ‘’Instructor development’’. All staff are fully qualified and trained to a PADI standard and have had great experience in the area for many years.

Shore diving accompanied or unaccompanied is also available and you will need to speak with the dive centre on arrival if you wish to do any unaccompanied shore dives. The centre has two modern boats, a 6 metres rib and a day boat which are equipped with drop tanks, first aid kits and oxygen these take clients out to a variety sites including Fungus Rock and Rozi Wreck.

Diving Courses:

All courses include equipment, certification and instructor services. Manuals are not included and will be charged at the dive centre. Manuals are approximately 35 Euros.

Equipment Rental:

PADI Open Water Diver

This is the most popular dive program in the world! And can be your chance to have a lifetime of intense adventures.

The PADI Open Water Diver course consists of three main phases:

Knowledge Development ( online, independent study or in a classroom) to understand basic principles of scuba diving
Confined Water Dives to learn basic scuba skills
Open Water Dives to use your skills and explore!

PADI Advanced Open Water Diver

The Advanced Open Water Diver program gives you the opportunity to take your diving skill to the next level through three new areas of diving.
You complete your Deep Dive, Underwater Navigation Dive, Night Dive and two other dives for a total of five to attain your Advanced Open Water Diver certification.

This certification includes five dives, including the Deep Diver, the Underwater Navigation Diver and three of the following: You’ll plan your learning path with your instructor by choosing from a long list of Adventure Dives. There are two required dives – Deep and Underwater Navigation – and you choose the other three, for a total of five dives. During the Deep Adventure Dive, you learn how to plan dives to deal with the physiological effects and challenges of deeper scuba diving. The Underwater Navigation Adventure Dive refines your compass navigation skills and helps you better navigate using kick-cycles, visual landmarks and time.

The other knowledge and skills you get vary with your interest and the adventures you have – photography, buoyancy control, fish identification, exploring wrecks and many more.

PADI Scuba Diver to Open Water Upgrade

This program will allow you to dive to depths of 18 metres and achieve the most popular dive program in the world!

From the beginning to end of the course, you will learn the fundamentals of scuba diving, including areas such as dive equipment and techniques that will give you the confidence and skill to become a responsible diver.

PADI Open Water Referral

This is the most popular dive program in the world! And can be your chance to have a lifetime of intense adventures.

From the beginning to end of the course, you will learn the fundamentals of scuba diving, including areas such as dive equipment and techniques that will give you the confidence and skill to become a responsible diver.

You attain this rating by completing five pool dives and a number of knowledge development sessions with a final exam (which is not rocket science its just diving) and by completing four open water dives.

PADI Rescue Diver

Become a Rescue Diver. A great level to be. You will have the skills to aid your fellow divers in an emergency.

The PADI Rescue Diver course prepares you to deal with dive emergencies, minor and major, using a variety of techniques. Through knowledge development and rescue exercises, you learn what to look for and how to respond. During rescue scenarios, you put into practice your knowledge and skills. Topics include:

PADI Scuba Diver

This course is a subset of the PADI Open Water Dive Course. If you’re short on time but really want to become a diver, The PADI Scuba Diver rating might be right for you.

The PADI Scuba Diver course consists of three main phases: