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Address: Billy Folly Rd 28 | Simpson Bay Resort, Simpson Bay, St. Maarten-St. Martin
Phone Number: +1 721-544-2640
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Dive Adventures, located on the marina of the Simpson Bay resort, formerly...

Dive Adventures, located on the marina of the Simpson Bay resort, formerly known as the Pelican resort, is a full service PADI resort facility offering daily dives, night dives and enriched air (Nitrox). We also offer all PADI courses. Our custom built dive boats offer plenty of sun protection and cold beverages. Our professional staff takes great pride in safety and customer care.

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Scuba Diving at Sint Maarten

We originally were headed to the Bahamas but Hurricane Matthew did damage to the resorts so last minute we switched to Sint Maarten. First time there, and not especially known... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
divethevoyager
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Laurence Harbor, New Jersey

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Alberta, Canada
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5 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Captain Soinet, Damian and Marc took us on three great days of diving to Teaglan, The Bridge, The Fish Bowl, The Carib, Maze 2. We saw lionfish, sharks, stingrays, turtles, octopus, a Tiger Tail Sea Cucumber (rare for the area apparently), some HUGE lobster. As a dive professional myself, we found this crew very fun, friendly and knowledgeable. I would... More 

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aquamaniaadventures, Marketing at Dive Adventures, responded to this review

Wow! What a great review, thank you so much! We really enjoyed diving with you, we saw some amazing wildlife and visited some of the best dive sites. We will ensure to pass along the compliments to the staff. Thank you for the recommendation and we hope to see you back soon! Best regards, Team Dive Adventures More 

Laurence Harbor, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We originally were headed to the Bahamas but Hurricane Matthew did damage to the resorts so last minute we switched to Sint Maarten. First time there, and not especially known for its scuba diving. But we were pleasantly surprised with the diving and this Dive Operation. Capt Soinet ran the dive boat and brought us to some awesome dive sites,... More 

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aquamaniaadventures, Marketing at Dive Adventures, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave such a great review! St Maarten might not be known for its diving, but it is actually very impressive. Our dive instructors analyze our guests well and ensure that they have the best dive based on their dive experience. Those who are comfortable obviously get more freedom to explore, while still keeping... More 

Niceville, Florida, United States
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11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Diving service is EXCELLENT, attention to detail, friendly, comfortable short boat rides. Even though St Maarten does not have the exuberant coral formation seen in other Caribbean places, the crew made our experience unforgettable. Let's start with Swannee, boat captain, he is friendly, courteous, helpful, always with a smile on his face. He was always waiting to help us with... More 

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aquamaniaadventures, Marketing at Dive Adventures, responded to this review

Hi WilliamyLuzmari... M, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us with such a wonderful review! We are glad to read that you have enjoyed your week of diving with us! Safety is always our number one priority and making sure everyone is having a great time diving is definitely next! We hope to welcome you back... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I went scuba diving in St Maarten with 4 friends for a week. Vinnie the store manager remembered my friends from previous trips, and he was super helpful and accommodating. Soinet, the boat captain, and Damian and Marco the dive masters were wonderful. Everyday, they would ask us what we would like to do (wreck, reef, swim throughs), and took... More 

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aquamaniaadventures, Marketing at Dive Adventures, responded to this review

Hi Michele C, Thank you so much for diving with us and for leaving us with such a wonderful review. Sint Maarten is a great dive destination and we are glad to read that you have enjoyed your dives with us. We always aim to offer as much variety in dive sites as possible and we hope to welcome you... More 

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8 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Beautiful evening on Simpson Bay. The crew was very friendly and accommodating. The drinks were very generous. We had a lovely Cruise to the French side and our dinner was absolutely delicious. The waitstaff could not have been more friendly and eager to please. Our ride home was delightful chatting with other guests. We highly recommend Dive Adventures for any... More 

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aquamaniaadventures, Marketing at Dive Adventures, responded to this review

Hi Debi M, Thank you so much for sharing your experience on the Calypso Dinner Cruise. We are glad to read that you have enjoyed your evening and your dinner at La Petit Auberge. The chef at the restaurant is amazing and the staff is always friendly. Thank you so much for joining us and we hope to welcome you... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

I'm a novice diver (who's terrified of the water!) but my husband is an extremely experienced diver. We both got what we wanted from our dive. Captain Soinet was an absolute joy to work with and hooked us up with some jet skis before we went out on our dive. He also played some great reggae on the way out.... More 

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aquamaniaadventures, Marketing at Dive Adventures, responded to this review

Thank you for this wonderful review, we always love hearing back from our guests. The team remembers you well and they said it was a pleasure to dive with you and your husband. They could tell you got more and more comfortable as the dive continued and they are amazed that someone who is terrified of water goes diving, you... More 

Sparta, Tennessee
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

Went out two days this week, 4 dives total, couldn't ask for a better crew than Marco and Capt Soinet(?). Both professional and super helpful, while at the same time a load of fun to spend a morning on the water with! Marco pointed out so much I might have otherwise missed, he's definitely a dive master you can trust... More 

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aquamaniaadventures, Marketing at Dive Adventures, responded to this review

Thank you for this fantastic review! Our dive team loves to go diving and they had a blast diving with you. We will ensure they receive your compliments, it will totally make their day! Hopefully we can welcome you back during a next visit to St Maarten! Best regards, Team Dive Adventures More 

Jacksonville, Florida
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126 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

I have had the pleasure to dive with these folks for the past 4 years. I have been diving for.more than 20 years and these guys are excellent. Fun😀😀😀, no pressure, helpful and just a bunch of Geral folks. Even the days I did not dive the boat came by our condo on the ocean and waived to.say hi. Looking... More 

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aquamaniaadventures, Marketing at Dive Adventures, responded to this review

Hi Rick B, Thank you for sharing your experience with us! Since your review was posted a week ago we should be able to wave at you again this week :-). We are looking forward to having you dive with us again! See you soon! Kind regards, Team Dive Adventures More 

New York City, New York
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

I visited Sint Maarten on a last minute trip and decided to get certified for scuba diving. Demian is a great instructor and incredibly knowledgeable. I signed up to be open water certified at the resort and the staff was incredibly accommodating. With Demian's guidance, I was able to complete certification over four days while also experiencing some wonderful dives... More 

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aquamaniaadventures, Marketing at Dive Adventures, responded to this review

Hi nyjdsnow, Thank you for your review and congratulations on obtaining your Open Water Certification! We are glad to read that you have enjoyed your dives while getting certified and hopefully you will join us aboard Dive Machine on your next visit to explore the great dive sites St. Maarten has to offer. Best regards, Team Dive Adventures More 

Mahopac, New York
Level Contributor
6 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

Just went diving with them for three days and it was amazing. They made an effort to hit different dive sites each day and totally took care of me. They loaded my equipment, changed it all in between dives and were super friendly. Very professional and felt very taken care of. Thanks for a great trip!!

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aquamaniaadventures, Marketing at Dive Adventures, responded to this review

Thank you for this wonderful review about your experience with Dive Adventures! We love receiving feedback from our guests, it helps us to further improve our (customer) service. We will pass along your compliments to the crew, they loved having you aboard, you are easy to look after! Hope to see you back soon! best regards, Team Dive Adventures More 

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