Watercolours Malta
Dive Malta

Welcome to Watercolours Dive Centre Malta!

Watercolours Dive Centre Malta is a registered PADI 5 STAR Dive Centre (S-21956) and is run by Jason Fabri, a PADI IDC Staff Instructor. Jason has over 25 years experience scuba diving around the Maltese archipelago. “We welcome all travelers wishing to experience the wonderful world of Scuba Diving around our home”. Watercolours Dive Centre is situated by the water's edge at the Sliema Aquatic Sports Club along the Sliema Tower Road seafront. We are an excellent team of dedicated, experienced, friendly instructors & assistants. Above all, we believe in safe diving and we have a 100% safety record which we intend to keep. 

We are open 7 days a week all throughout the year. We offer all types of PADI certified courses and accompanied dives for beginners and/or certified divers up to professional PADI Instructor levels. We specialize in organizing diving holiday packages for groups of any size, diving clubs or the individual diver and together with our partners we’ll take care of EVERYTHING including airport transfers and transport, accommodation, car hire and also evening transport to typical restaurants. We also offer 24 hour assistance to our clients, transport to other islands, diving in Gozo and more. Our dive centre is fully equipped with the latest diving equipment.

The Maltese Islands are renowned for the numerous caves and wrecks available for divers, both recreational and technical. Wrecks include submarines, aeroplanes, destroyers, oil tankers and other vessles from World War I and II. Here you will also find spectacular underwater topography and interesting marine life. The visibility is amazing, sometimes surpassing 50 m.

Spring/Summer Average Temperature: Sea Temp 22-28 °C & Land Temp 26-35 °C
Autumn/Winter Average Temperature: Sea Temp 15-20 °C & Land Temp 10-25 °C

We have no tides around the Maltese Islands & therefore no Tidal Planning is required. 

At Watercolours Dive Centre we offer the following facilities:

  • Opening Hours 09:00 - 18:00 Mon-Sun
  • Rental & Servicing of dive gear
  • Scuba Diving Retail
  • 3 Outdoor Pools
  • Restaurant & Bar
  • Private Showers - Toilet Facilities - Storage
  • Refills of Diving Cylinders for Air & Nitrox
  • PADI International Diving Courses
  • Private Aquactic Sports Club for our clients
  • Car Park Facilities 
  • 24/7 phone line‚Äč

ENJOY your vacation around the Maltese Islands to the full. Come and have a BUBBLE with us & experience this magical underwater world!

The Department of Fisheries and AquaCulture would like to inform the public that a 24/7 phone line is available (freephone for fixed lines) which the public can use to report any suspected infringements. The number is 80072240. The Department of Fisheries and AquaCulture can also be contacted on 22921111.

If anyone who would like to report any suspected infringements and/or provide any evidence whatsoever are invited to get into contact with the Department of Fisheries and Aquaculture using the above phone numbers or by email atinfofisheries.msdec@gov.mt.

The collaboration of the public and any witnesses would be greatly appreciated so as to ensure that any fishing activity is done in good faith and with full respect of the law.

We thank you for your collaboration,

The Department of Fisheries and AquaCulture.