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Ocean Encounters Diving

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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...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Bapor Kibra z/n | Curacao, Willemstad 99999, Curacao
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We really enjoyed this, we had a lot of free time just to snorkel with the fish. The staff were awesome, very knowledgeable and friendly.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank sandydoll4
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our dive master Vivian was wonderful. The facility was excellent. We did two dives. A lovely beach for those who want to sit on the beach. Snorkeling available as well. Probably the most unique aspect of this dive operator is their involvement in growing of...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank wordzee2
PolB114, Manager at Ocean Encounters Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi wordzee2, Thanks very much for your visit at our dive shop. And yes, we are super proud about being the initiators of Coral Restoration Foundation Curaçao. Not only the nurseries, but the restored corals are making a difference. Hopefully next time you stay a...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my first trip to Curacao and this dive operation was connected to my resort. I was very happy with the entire setup; the shop is large with a good selection of items, the shop staff is very friendly and accomodating. I did 4...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank ronm548
PolB114, Manager at Ocean Encounters Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Ron, We really appreciate your review. Staying at Lions Dive is very convenient, since we have everything at our doorstep. Our trip to Klein Curaçao is unique. We are looking forward to your next visit! Thank you for a real good time!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

George, Sophie and Kirsten at the Sunscape Resort shop are the greatest. Lots of help, good advise, along with excellent rental gear, make this dive shop the best.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Kirk P
PolB114, Manager at Ocean Encounters Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Kirk P, thanks very much for your note. We will pass it to them! Looking forward to have you diving with us again!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So Awesome, feed the sharks and sting Rays. Total amazing!! Ruth was such a fun guide. I totally recommend.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank susanlT9135MG
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rented scuba equipment from Ocean encounters and found the staff to be helpful. It was great to have expert direction that allowed us to do a self dive along the wall, just outside the beach. Great reef and quite a good variety of fish.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank ItsAllAGame
PolB114, Manager at Ocean Encounters Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi ItsAllAGame, thanks very much for your visit and your review! We hope to see you again in Curaçao.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We dove with Ocean Encounters as part of a trip with 60 of our friends from Scubaboard.com. But far, OE is the BEST dive shop we've experienced (and we've dove throughout the Caribbean, Florida, and Indonesia.) Jeremiah has a stellar team and clearly treats them...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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PolB114, Manager at Ocean Encounters Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Kristen, We cannot thank you enough for your review. You are certainly right with all you mentioned and we keep working hard every day in order to get the best scuba holidays to all of our divers. I will pass your message to everyone...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Simply a great experience. You have to experience this if you go to Curacao. Everything worked great.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Esa1304
PolB114, Manager at Ocean Encounters Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Esa, Awesome! It's definitely a MUST in Curaçao. thanks for diving with us and for your review!

Reviewed 12 February 2019

My wife and I just returned from a week of diving with Ocean Encounters. It was a great week. We had exceptionally good weather which made it very nice. The team at OE was terrific, the dive masters, Eddie, Sophie, Chris, Luis, and Willem were...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank John-Barbara31
PolB114, Manager at Ocean Encounters Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Hi John, Thanks al lot for diving with us. We are looking forward to see you again in September next year! And thanks a lot for this fantastic review!

Reviewed 10 February 2019

We stayed at Sunscape Resort and had a divebase directly at the hotel. The service was great, if you have a question or problem they are always there to help you. My girlfriend had some problems during the dives and it was then no problem...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank andreas_wiegel
PolB114, Manager at Ocean Encounters Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 11 February 2019

Hi Andreas, thanks very much for your visit. We really hope you enjoyed your stay at Sunscape and diving with us. Thanks for your review, and we are looking forward to dive with you again!

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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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Carol W
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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898dano
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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