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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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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 2 days 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
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

Thank npotter2017
Zyta d, Manager at Ocean Encounters Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

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 2 weeks ago 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 2 weeks ago

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 2 weeks ago

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 2 weeks ago

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

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The crew at Ocean Encounters certainly when above and beyond to make our diving experience a memorable one. The dive masters where engaging and very energetic. The equipment was clean and in great state. Finally, and the most important, the two dives we did were...More

Thank daviur00
Zyta d, Manager at Ocean Encounters Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for diving with us and taking the time to post about your experience. We appreciate you comments about our team, equipment and diving in general. Best regards, Zyta de Koeijer

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had emailed Ocean Encounters about 5-6 days before arriving inquiring about setting up some dives. Got a nice email from a woman indicating that there was room on the trips and to just fill out my credit card info on the website reservation form...More

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

I'm very sorry to hear your experience with us did not meet your expectations. We are known for our service and friendly team and I regret that that is not how you we're welcomed upon arrival at our shop. Bookings made through our online system...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Eight of us spent a week at Sunscape Resort to dive. The staff at Ocean Encounters Dive Shop are all great. It would be unfair to name individuals because simply every staff member we dealt with was pleasant, competent and accomodating. The boats come and...More

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

Thank you for diving/snorkeling with us and taking the time to post about your experience. Your compliments about our service, equipment and team are valuable to all of us. The afternoon trip for divers and snorkelers is a great family combo indeed. We hope to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Friendly, helpful and attentive. Minimum of the boring (but necessary) stuff such as paperwork etc. Good quality kit, well presented dive centre and knowledgeable boat crew who changed the dive site upon arrival due to weather which they felt would negatively impact our enjoyment. All...More

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

Thank you for diving with us and posting about your experience with our dive center. Great to see you enjoyed diving with our team and liked the service provided. We hope to see you back soon for some more dive trips. Best regards, Zyta de...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great experience, great instructors, great team, awesome dive! Definitely going back, we had a blast! Thank you! Especially Pol and Jeremiah!

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

Thank you for visiting and leaving this short, great and to the point review. Much appreciated. We hope to see you back soon! Best regards, Zyta de Koeijer

Reviewed 21 June 2017

Although we only dove once with Ocean Encounters for the Lionfish Specialty Dive, we were on their dock almost daily. We met many of their staff while staying at the Sunscape Resort as they have a satellite location there and their dock is a convenient...More

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

We're happy to see you liked our facility at the Sunscape resort. Its a great spot to hang out during the day for diving or just a chat indeed. The Lion Fish Scuba Experience is a must do for sure. Thank you for helping out...More

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Keith F
9 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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