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Dive Safaris

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Airport Road 16, Simpson Bay, St Martin / St Maarten
011-721-545-2401
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Friendly & welcoming professionals.

Me and my partner had never been scuba diving before, and we booked two dives, there was a lot more... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Gemma P
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Great experience

Very friendly and professional staff. Everything was well organized and maintained, with a good... read more

Reviewed 17 January 2018
Alex K
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We, Henry en Helmie together with our staff, offer you the best diving experience of Sint Maarten.You may be experiencing diving for the first time or you may want start a professional diving carreer.We offer:PADI Dive CoursesDive Courses, from start in our swimming pool to finish in the ocean!Shark Awareness DiveShark Diving, meet the masters of the sea in a friendly way.Boat DivingBoat Diving, we'll take you places you've never dreamed of!and many more
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Airport Road 16, Simpson Bay, St Martin / St Maarten
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Me and my partner had never been scuba diving before, and we booked two dives, there was a lot more to it than we thought with the whole equalizing business which we had a struggle with, but our leader I think her name was Maureen,...More

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Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

Very friendly and professional staff. Everything was well organized and maintained, with a good knowledge of the dive sites. Definitely a recommendable dive centre. Thanks guys for the sharks turtles and rays.

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Reviewed 15 January 2018

Independently booked 2 tank dive as part of a recent cruise. 15 min taxi from cruise port to dive shop ($9/pp). We returned to cruise ship port on the dive boat after the dives, eliminating need for return taxi. Impressed with Dive Safaris large retail...More

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Reviewed 15 January 2018

M friend Ed and I did 2 dives with Henry and his team in January. Both dives were phenomenal; we saw reef sharks, nurse sharks, barracuda, lobster and lots of other tropical fish. We also saw the remains of an 1801 shipwreck (HMS Proselyte). Really...More

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Reviewed 6 January 2018

We did a "discover scuba" dive with Dive Safaris about 5 years ago. Was a fantastic experience. Just did our open water certification with them. Nothing short of an amazing time. So knowledgeable and patient. They genuinely care about you and the protection of the...More

Thank Nathan V
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divesafaris474, Owner at Dive Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2018

Your welcome Nathan and thank you so much to, that you took the time to write us a great review. We are really looking forward to see you all again soon to do some more diving with us! Thank you again.

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Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

We are a family of 4 looking to dive on are stop in St. Maarten. Crew was great, boat was clean and comfortable. Diving was fun, saw sharks, turtles and spotted eagle ray. Would dive again. Thanks for a great day on the water.

Thank rmbottone
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divesafaris474, Owner at Dive Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2018

Thank you so much for your great review! It was our pleasure to take you family out diving, really special we must say, that you all as a family are divers. And it is so wonderful to see that the sea life is still there....

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Reviewed 3 January 2018

Beautiful diving trip today! The center is up and running after the hurricane and the dive is very good! Saw nice reef sharks, spotted eagle rays, turtles, and all the beautiful coloirful fish of the Caribbean!

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divesafaris474, Owner at Dive Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2018

Thank you so much that you took the time to write us a great review! Yes the diving is still very beautiful, it is so amazing to see how the sea life surived these hurricanes!

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Reviewed 2 January 2018

After my first "Discover Diving" dive I decided that I would like to get my PADI Open Water certificate. I have choosen Dive Safaris because Henry and Helmie both are great people, excellent divers and very good at teaching diving skills!

Thank Jan V
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divesafaris474, Owner at Dive Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2018

Thank you so much Jan for your great review! It was a pleasure to teach you diving and hopefully you will come back again to do some more diving with us! Thanks so much again.

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Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

We had a great dive with “dive safaris” down by an old wreckage at 15m. We saw old canons, sharks, lots of fish and a turtle! Henry and Helmie were super friendly as well as very professional and safety-oriented. We were a group of seasoned...More

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divesafaris474, Owner at Dive Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 26 December 2017

Thank you so much for your great review, we really appreciate it! It was a pleasure to take you and your son out diving and hopefully you will do some more diving with us, we are really looking forward to that.

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Reviewed 30 November 2017

Yesterday I went diving with one of my colleages. I am doing my internship here for 6 months, and really wanted to experience diving on this beautiful island. It was my first time diving, and the people at Dive Safaris were so helpfull, nice and...More

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Joe S
8 March 2017|
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Response from divesafaris474 | Property representative |
Hi Joe, I received an email with your questions and hopefully this helps a bit. Transportation is not difficult, there are little shuttle buses running from Phillipsburg to Maho and they pass our shop. Costs are only a few... More
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