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Ocean Encounters Diving

#10 of 71 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Willemstad Features Animals
Bapor Kibra z/n | Curacao, Willemstad 99999, Curacao
+599 9 461 8131
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Snorkel with Stingrays and Feed the Sharks at Curacao Sea Aquarium
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Curacao Shore Excursion: Snorkel Adventure
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Welcome to Your One Stop Shop to SCUBA dive and SNORKEL Curaçao. Boat dive trips, snorkel boat trips, East and West side diving, we have it all. Ocean Encounters Diving is Curaçao's Premier SSI & PADI Dive Center. ONE LIFE...DIVE IT! Let us take you on a wonderful ADVENTURE on one of our beautiful and well maintained CUSTOM DIVE BOATS. Snorkel, SCUBA dive, swim, sail, with Ocean Encounters. Ocean Encounters has all the quality equipment and supplies you need to help you get the most out of your CURACAO vacation. Visit our WELL-STOCKED Shops. Take a SSI/PADI SCUBA diving course at one of our Dive Schools. We are one of the few dive schools who teach you to use DIVE COMPUTERS during your SCUBA course. Our RENTAL EQUIPMENT is high quality, replaced every 18 months. Come and Dive with us at OCEAN ENCOUNTERS DIVING CURACAO!
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Bapor Kibra z/n | Curacao, Willemstad 99999, Curacao
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friends and I had a great time, completing two dives with OE during our stay. The instructors were great, and there was lots to see. Highly recommended!More

Thank 445bradleyh
Zyta d, Manager at Ocean Encounters Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We're very happy to see you enjoyed the marine life and the service of our team on your recent visit. Thank you for the compliments, it was great to have you at our place. We hope to see you back soon. Best regards, Zyta de...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our 18 year old daughter Completed her PADI diving certification with Ocean Encounters (the one between the Aquarium and Lions Dive Resort. Her instructor , Lexi, was friendly, knowledgeable, thorough and fun. I strongly recommend Ocean Encounters. After our daughter completed her course, we went...More

Thank Amy B
Zyta d, Manager at Ocean Encounters Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for snorkeling and diving with us and posting your valuable review. Great to see your family had a good time with us during the course and snorkel/dive excursion. The underwater world is beautiful indeed and should not be missed by any snorkeler or...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just finished 8 days of diving with Ocean Encounters in Curacao. The entire team does a great job at this dive shop. They are very service oriented. The boats are nice, equipment is in good shape everyone is very friendly and fun to hang out...More

Thank Steve M m
Zyta d, Manager at Ocean Encounters Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for diving with us and taking the time to review your experience. We're very happy to see you liked the service we provide and our equipment and boats. Certain times of the year are busy indeed therefore we recommend booking in advance but...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The crew of David and Ruth ( Captains) and dive Masters ( Pieter and luis) were consummate professionals. They gave great dive briefings and were helpful if needed. We were a group of 14 who are very self sufficient so even though they were there...More

Thank Weimsnks
Zyta d, Manager at Ocean Encounters Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the valuable compliments about our service and team. Great to see you enjoyed diving with us during your recent stay. We hope to see you all back soon. Best regards, Zyta de Koeijer

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and my friend came last year to dive here based on a recommendation and we were immediately treated as friends and every request and need was honored quickly and happily. My final bill was not correct, I actually owed them more as I keep...More

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Zyta d, Manager at Ocean Encounters Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for diving with us again and bringing your family this time. We're very happy to see you enjoyed our services and all of you had a great time. Diving in Curacao is indeed for every level diver with plenty of dive sites to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is our second dive trip diving with Ocean Encounters. We met a couple of fun divers from our home state while there and decided to do it all over a again a year later this July. The shore dive from the Sunscape site is...More

Thank 4Divers
Zyta d, Manager at Ocean Encounters Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the compliments to our team and operation during your recent visit. Shore and boat diving is perfect from the Sunscape facility indeed. We're happy to see you are planning to come back for your third visit. Seeing customers return is a great...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We brought divers from our dive shop. The staff went above and beyond to take care of us. We got steel tanks and DIN tanks upon request. Very knowledgeable boat crew and dive masters. On one dive a camera was lost, we looked for it...More

Thank Dan L
Zyta d, Manager at Ocean Encounters Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for diving with us and taking the time to share your experience on Trip Advisor. We're very happy to see you had a great time on the trips you joined. Finding back the camera is amazing indeed. Thank you for the compliments and...More

Reviewed 10 July 2017

Great experience. Professional crew and all around fun time. We went on a dive trip with our dive shop. I had 9 dives with this operation and all were well done. They do not offer scuba valet service but they do have a locker next...More

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Zyta d, Manager at Ocean Encounters Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2017

Thank you for diving with us and posting about your experience with us. We're happy to see you enjoyed diving with our operation and had fun with our team during your week of diving. As for the trip to Klein Curaçao it might happen that...More

Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

We did 10 dives and they are professional, safe, fun, experienced and the dives were stellar! Gabby, ruth and David are outstanding! We can't say enough and thank you for the spectacular experience!

Thank Marty R
Zyta d, Manager at Ocean Encounters Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2017

What a great review, short and very clear. Thank you for diving with us and the amazing compliments you gave us. The items you mentioned is what we stand for. We hope to welcome you back on another trip soon. Best regards, Zyta de Koeijer

Reviewed 8 July 2017

I have recently completed six days of diving with OE. They are a great operation, very professional, friendly, knowledgeable. Our boat captains, David, Willem, and Ruth, gave us safe and comfortable ride s to our dive sites. The dive leader Ruth, yes the same one...More

Thank John-Barbara31
Zyta d, Manager at Ocean Encounters Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

We're happy to see you enjoyed diving with our team and were happy with the service provided. Thank you for diving with us and taking the time to post about your experience. We hope to welcome you back soon. Best regards, Zyta de Koeijer

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Keith F
10 June 2017|
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Response from Zyta d | Property representative |
Hi Keith, The free shore dive is not part of the Sunscape package anymore. Unlimited free shore diving is available on package days with boat diving packages for 4 days or more. Tank and weights are available to rent of... More
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lovemyboys3434
15 March 2017|
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Response from Zyta d | Property representative |
With a package for 4 days of boat diving and up unlimited shore diving is indeed included on package days. We offer a night dive by boat on Wednesday for an additional $73
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Dan O
23 February 2016|
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Response from Patrick H | Reviewed this property |
Not sure who experienced a problem with their air, but I can share that in my whole week there, diving 2-3x per day, I never experienced or saw anyone experience any problems with their air in the water. I found the staff... More
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