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Unique Sports of Aruba

Beach Side of Radisson Resort | J.E. Irausquin Blvd. # 81, Oranjestad, Aruba
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Ranked #29 of 54 activities in Oranjestad
Type: Water sports
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Charleston, West Virginia, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

First time I had a female dive master!! We need more!!! Natasha was a great dive master!!! Took us to the wreck of the Antilla. The dive was very nice with lots of photo ops with the sea life. I have my own equipment so I cannot comment on that. The boat was modern and the staff super friendly. Everyone... More

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Toronto, Canada
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39 reviews 39 reviews
10 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

I did two days diving with Unique and each day was excellent. The operation is very well run and the DMs are professional and considerate. I entrusted my kids to them to do the Discover Scuba course and both returned enthused.

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Columbus, Ohio
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124 reviews 124 reviews
36 attraction reviews
115 helpful votes 115 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

This is a difficult review to write because the dive masters are really great people, but the operation itself needs some help as referenced in other recent reviews. I interviewed Unique and one other dive operation about a 10 dive package. The girl behind the desk was not very helpful in explaining the operation which is part of the problem.... More

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Austin, Texas
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35 reviews 35 reviews
4 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014 via mobile

I reviewed Unique Sports last year and thought an update would be useful. Last year I complained about equipment condition, and this has been addressed. The BCDs and regulators I used this year are new since then. I did eight dives over a couple of weeks, including South Coast reefs, Antilla, Debbie II, and Malmock reef. The wreck dives, Debbie... More

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Panama City Beach, Florida
17 reviews 17 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014 via mobile

An excellent dive shop, spacious boat, very professional crew and staff. Would and will dive with them again. Had a great time at their carnival also, met some great people!

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Phoenix, Arizona, United States
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

My first wreck dive and it was great. Plenty of turtles and beautiful fish seen. Fun group of divers with good experience for a beginning diver

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Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014 via mobile

I signed our family up on a snorkel/snuba excursion on their catamaran ship. We went to the Antilla shipwreck and then off to Boca Catalina for the 2nd stop. The main reason we did this was to expose our 12yr old son to the world of diving. Both my wife and I are PADI certified but haven't dove in a... More

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Santiago, Chile
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27 reviews 27 reviews
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014

I went with my girlfriend to scuba dive on saturday 15 and we liked so much that we repeated the adventure on sunday 16. They have a great staff. We first had a very young instructor from Southafrica, Marc. We took the intro dive and in 30 minutes of basics we were ready to the sea. We went to Pedernales... More

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New Hampshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014 via mobile

I finished my open water certification with Unique. All of the instructors I had are great at what they do and made the learning process easy. In addition to their instruction skills the staff are friendly, personable and attentive. I will dive with Unique every year when I visit Aruba.

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Boston, Massachusetts
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

This was not my first experience with Unique, I previously dove with them in 2011. It was similarly frustrating as this experience, detailed below. Unique is a nice operation, and their dive masters are well trained. However, the business side is a mess and it is not worth dealing with them if you can avoid it. I called them the... More

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