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6 Paq Scuba

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Address: | UV Virgin Islands, Cruz Bay 00831, St. John
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+1 340-626-7700
10:00 - 18:00
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Mon - Fri 08:00 - 08:00
Sat - Sun 10:00 - 18:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours

We love to take you diving from our boat or teach you from the beach....

We love to take you diving from our boat or teach you from the beach. Private dives and training allow us to focus just on YOU! Or dive Semi-Privately. Then you share the dive, boat, and our expert instructor, but never more than 6 divers. Then we do our best to balancing everyone’s needs based on Seas.

Struggling with that buoyancy thing? Let us share our expert knowledge on the Art of Diving. Take your diving to a new level with our expert instructor, Colette. 6800+ dives, 17+ years helping thousands comfortably dive St John and surrounds. New or experienced, we help you master that buoyancy thing safely and with ease. Together we'll match our motion to the ocean. Enjoy longer and better experiences with the sea life. Demonstrate you already got it, and we'll dive with you like Astaire danced with Rogers. Let us help you privately play your day away…

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Another Awesome Experience with 6-Paq SCUBA

Back to St. John for our seventh time since 2010. Colette certified both my son and daughter a few years back. Dove again with her today as I wouldn't trust anyone else on the... read more

Reviewed 18 April 2017
Todd K
Bay Village, Ohio
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Bay Village, Ohio
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6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Back to St. John for our seventh time since 2010. Colette certified both my son and daughter a few years back. Dove again with her today as I wouldn't trust anyone else on the island to dive with. I've tried one of the others our first year down here, but it was a cattle-like experience. She takes time to ensure... More 

2 Thank Todd K
Duluth, Minnesota
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

We spent 4 days diving with Colette and 6 Paq. I was with my wife and 3 kids (ages 12,14, and 17). My 12 year old was finishing up his certification dives. Colette was very patient with the kids and it was really nice to have a private dive experience. We have dove with both low key and Cruz bay... More 

1 Thank fridaybe
sandbubbles, Owner at 6 Paq Scuba, responded to this review

Lotta love... you guys were such fun to dive with. It was rewarding to help bring you into your own as divers... such a great week with all y'all... until next time... More 

Burlington, Wisconsin
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Thank you Collette for making my first ever trip to St John & the BVI memorable with two excellent dives at Tobago, the Coral Gardens and the Cavern! I really appreciate your excellent instruction and tips on how to improve my breathing and fining in surges (1st time diving in surges for me)! Loved the pointer about "sipping at my... More 

2 Thank Yanaka H
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120 reviews
35 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 29 December 2016

Diving 40 years and have never felt unsafe until diving with 6paq this week, and losing sleep over writing a negative review, but for safety reasons as soon as I was back on shore I started calling to rebook my second day with another dive group. Thankfully 6paq also cancelled the rest of the week because of engine problems, which... More 

3 Thank buffalo8750
sandbubbles, Owner at 6 Paq Scuba, responded to this review

We truly regret that this diver felt unsafe and any of our actions that contributed to this feeling. We do our best to make sure that each outing is safe and we can get to the best sites available on any given day depending on seas, conditions and the experience levels on the boat. We do long briefings to augment... More 

Hastings on Hudson, New York
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 November 2016

My son and I had one previous diving experience five years prior to connecting with Colette Diede of 6 Paq Scuba. All I can say is that the experience with Colette couldn't be better. I went with my son and son-in-law who had never dived previously. the 90 minutes Colette spent with us on land made me realize how unprepared... More 

1 Thank kenaigen
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Had a great 2days with Colette! She was very flexible and took me some great dive sites. I have gone diving the last 4 years with the local resort and been to all the near St. John sites but Colette took me to sites I have never dove ( a few were her little secret;). She took me over to... More 

1 Thank Jamie B
Denver, Colorado
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8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 3 November 2016

My husband and I are fairly new divers, 20 dives for each of us. We only get a chance to dive about twice a year so we are always looking for tips to improve our equalization, bottom time and buoyancy. Collette helped improve all 3! Our only expectation was to have a nice dive and look at sea life but... More 

1 Thank Krista523
sandbubbles, Owner at 6 Paq Scuba, responded to this review

It was such a pleasure meeting you and fun to dive with you as well. For the not so rustically inclined, we also pick up at the nat'l park dock. But then we deal with all that congestion! Those trade-offs! Have a great weekend and thanks for the review. Guess its time for us to participate in these new electronic... More 

Fort Saskatchewan, Canada
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9 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2016

On July 21 I went out with Colette for a private dive at Haulover South. My dive history involves trouble equalizing and I was upfront with her about that, and I was hoping to have another go at it after a long hiatus. She was up for the challenge. Colette made sure to focus on that skill / need both... More 

1 Thank find-a-fish
Nashville, Tennessee
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8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

We dove twice with Collette this week and had a great time and picked up some excellent pointers on breathing and buoyancy. Collette is very attentive and safety conscious but we also had fun. We elected to dive the RMS Rhone - what a fun dive. If you do, I urge you to dive with Collette at least once before... More 

2 Thank working4nextvacation
Great Barrington, Massachusetts
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2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2016

Colette certified me and took us on an awesome dive on St John. Great location saw many types of fish and coral, lobster, turtles and more. This is the second year in a row we have dove with Colette and will be back every year!!

3 Thank cindij66

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