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At Ocean Explorers we believe that who you dive with is as important as the diving itself… Small groups, personalized attention and a relaxed atmosphere are what we offer on a daily basis. From outstanding reefs to fantastic wrecks, our waters are...more
113 Welfare Rd | Kim Sha Beach, Simpson Bay, St Martin / St Maarten
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I had the pleasure of doing 6 days of diving with Ocean Explorers the last week of November with 7 other divers. Lu was great to deal with and took care of all our needs. Jef, Peter and Franco were incredible to be diving with,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jodi L
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband, son and I booked a two-tank dive with them and it was a great experience. The boat drops you off above the dive site so you can spend a longer period of time underwater exploring at that location. The staff is really friendly,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Tracy B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had an awesome time with Jeff and Lu. My wife and I dive all over the world and Ocean Explorers is the epitome of a first class family business. I highly recommend this dive shop! If you have the chance coordinate with Lu for...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank jimandnor
Reviewed 2 November 2018

The best dive company I have ever been scuba diving with and I've been diving since 1994! My wife and I have over 700 dives each and have been diving all over the world. We came to St Maarten because we needed to use a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

When we booked a trip to scuba dive at Sint Maarten we were a little nervous due to hurricane recovery. We were not really worried for my husband and I as we are experienced divers. We knew we had one shot and one shot only...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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OceanExplorers, Manager at Ocean Explorers Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

Thank you for this awesome feed back! It has been a pleasure to have you and your family here and we are all extremely happy that your experience was such a positive one, looking forward to your return and meanwhile wish you three great dives....More

Reviewed 23 October 2018

The island is in recovery, and so is the dive shop from the Hurricanes, but that hasn't stop them from offering great service. This was my first time scuba diving in quite awhile. The staff checked my gear and substituted better gear at no charge,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 19 October 2018

I took my wreck diving class here , the whole staff were very friendly and knowledgeable. Every time I was there they had other divers of all ranges of abilities. The shop is small but they make up for it in service . They will...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Anthony D
Reviewed 19 October 2018

We just dove two days with Ocean Explorers, and found them to be an excellent dive company. jet, Lu and Peter are friendly and capable. Peter and Jef were excellent dive instructors/guides. They gave complete briefings and took their toll me during the dive, making...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Kendra V
Reviewed 17 October 2018

Thank you Jef, Lu and Peter for the amazing experience. I wonder why I did not do this earlier in my life! haha :) I will be back next summer for the Advanced course. Thank you again :)

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Melissa J
Reviewed 9 October 2018

Third time over several years to spend a great day diving! It's always among our most memorable dives! Jef is always a calm and safety conscious dive master! He uses a big slate to point out things to see-often! Peter was a terrific assistant on...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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21 March 2018|
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Response from OceanExplorers | Property representative |
Hello Julie! Absolutely, we will have plenty of time to do both dives and more, so happy that you want to do the PADI Buoyancy Control certification, we are happy to see it any time a diver wants to improve these skills, as... More
Cindy A
23 June 2017|
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Response from OceanExplorers | Property representative |
Hello Cindy! We would be happy to take you diving. May be best to e-mail with your enquire so I can send more detailed information.
6 May 2017|
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Response from OceanExplorers | Property representative |
Hello Ashley! Thank you for sending your enquire! We are happy to hear that you want to get to know more about these amazing creatures! As it turns out, in order to participate on the shark dive; You need to be a certified... More