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Ocean Encounters Diving

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Bapor Kibra z/n | Curacao, Willemstad 99999, Curacao
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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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  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
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“mushroom forest” (50 reviews)
“sunscape resort” (53 reviews)
“dive shop” (106 reviews)
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Bapor Kibra z/n | Curacao, Willemstad 99999, Curacao
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"mushroom forest"
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"sunscape resort"
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"dive shop"
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"lion's dive"
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"lion fish"
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"dive operator"
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"animal encounters"
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"boat captain"
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"klein curacao"
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"underwater photographer"
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"night dive"
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"experienced divers"
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"rental equipment"
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"surface interval"
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"great operation"
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"spent a week"
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"two tank"
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I stayed across the water at the Royal Sea Aquarium and stumbled upon this diving company. Everyone was very nice and bonus points for most of them having a sense a humor as well. This company has three big diving boats that I saw and...More

Thank Elana L
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Pol B, Manager at Ocean Encounters Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hello Elana, thanks very much for your review. It means a lot for us. We will keep working hard to make sure that the list of pros i longer and the list of cons is shorter. Thanks again for your visit and your awesome review!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had an awesome dive with the dolphins. It was unlike anything I have ever done and exceeded all of my expectations! I also did the dive trip to Mushroom Forest which was awesome. Ocean Encounters was so professional and friendly. Jeremiah is awesome!!! Would...More

Thank Lizdavison5
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Pol B, Manager at Ocean Encounters Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Liz, and thanks very much for sharing your experience here. Your review means a lot to us. We enjoyed a lot diving with you, and we look forward to dive with you again soon. And Jeremiah says hi! Thanks again for your visit and...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For the last three years, I have been leading group dive trips throughout the Caribbean. I can’t say it enough how great the team at Ocean Encounters was for our group May 26-June 2, 2018. The resort we stayed at, was less than pleasurable, but...More

Thank Rick T
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Pol B, Manager at Ocean Encounters Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Rick, Thanks very much for your visit and your review. We are delighted to hear that your experience with did not deceive you. Our staff had a real good time with your group you and your friends. It will be our pleasure to take...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ocean Encounters took great care of us while in Curacao last week. We were a group of 12 and the entire dive staff there was a pleasure to deal with during our boat divers. They were also very accommodating to us at providing us tanks...More

Thank Jeff J
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Pol B, Manager at Ocean Encounters Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Jeff, We are very happy to hear that. We certainly do our best to always go beyond our diver's expectations, and your review rewards our work. Thanks very much for diving with us, for your review, and we look forward to dive with you...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have gone diving with ocean encounters twice now and they are absolutely amazing. They are definitely one of the more organized dive operation on the island. The DMs and captain were absolutely amazing. They were funny and outgoing but serious when it came to...More

Thank Morgan W
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Pol B, Manager at Ocean Encounters Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks very much for your review, Morgan! It's always a pleasure to have you here and we look forward to have you again. Do not take that long, though. Say hello to the whole band and thanks again for your visit!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing experience. I did the dolphin dive and this was my first time diving. Staff made you feel so comfortable and explained what to expect in detail. Was such a positive experience, I can't wait to do it again.

Thank Erin S
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Pol B, Manager at Ocean Encounters Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hey Erin! Thanks very much for your note and for diving with us. So? What are you waiting for to come dive again? Hope to see you soon!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The dive experience deserves a 5/5 rating. I an a newbie diver, and they understood that and helped me a lot. They have a lot of great dive sights. Kudos especially to Kat, David, Chris, & George. The owner is involved with the coral restoration...More

Thank Tom H
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Pol B, Manager at Ocean Encounters Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Tom, Thanks very much for your review and your support to our Coral Restoration Foundation. We are in the middle of this transitions and soon we will be plastic bag free. No excuses, but sorry for the inconvenience.

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Reviewed 7 May 2018

Enjoyed our diving experience with Ocean Encounters. The staff was knowledgeable, helpful and safety oriented. Several days the water was choppy and had currents but the dive masters used professional judgement but turning a group touring dive into a drift dive. Many thanks to all...More

Thank miklin2015
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Pol B, Manager at Ocean Encounters Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2018

Thanks very much for your review, it means a lot for us. We are very happy to know that you had a very good week of diving with us, and we will be pleased to dive with you again!

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Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

4th time diving with Ocean Encounters. They work with your schedule and are reasonably priced. Was there as a solo diver, but was always able to find a buddy as there was a group at the resort, but was never over crowded on the boat.

Thank ScubaMarlin
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Pol B, Manager at Ocean Encounters Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2018

Hello Marlin, We are looking forward to have you here for the 5th time! Thanks very much for your review.

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Reviewed 6 May 2018

I'm an experienced diver but got dried out for to long so we did a refresher dive to start. Cally was wonderful and we did a shore dive out and around the breakwater. Several days of diving followed. The best of which was Mushroom Forest...More

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Pol B, Manager at Ocean Encounters Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2018

Hello Mike and thanks very much for your review! They all remember you and want to thank you for your kind words. And yes, we will always try always to dive the way you like, in a safe manner. Thanks again and looking forward to...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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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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