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Address: Seroe Colorado 245E | Baby Beach, San Nicolas, Aruba
Phone Number: +297-584-6070
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Description: By working in small groups this allows us the flexibility to adapt to our...
By working in small groups this allows us the flexibility to adapt to our guests experience a/o needs. Most of our guests are boat diving from our 36' vessel conveniently docked behind the airport.We make scuba diving on your Aruba vacation convenient and enjoyable.Once you arrive at JADS you are more then a guest; you become family. On property: Bar & Grill, rinse area, washrooms...All experience levels are welcomed.
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Another Fantastic Time

We went to Aruba in March 2015. Once again we made arrangements with JADS to do some boat dives. We have such a great time when we go out with them. They make you feel... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 27, 2015
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Hesperia, California
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Hesperia, California
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW

We went to Aruba in March 2015. Once again we made arrangements with JADS to do some boat dives. We have such a great time when we go out with them. They make you feel comfortable,they are helpful,and they don't mind sharing their knowledge and stories of diving with you.They make sure theres water to drink,snacks and juice between dives.... More 

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West Monroe, Louisiana
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34 reviews 34 reviews
15 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 NEW

Visited Aruba March, 2015. Very windy in March and April each year. Wasn't aware of that. Had several conversations with JP before arrival to work out a schedule. Very accommodating. Rudolph, Eric and Mikey were the dive masters that were either driving the boat, playing deck hand or actually diving. Changed the schedule up to accommodate all divers. Boat was... More 

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Westminster, Maryland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

The Dive Staff is super safe and extremely helpful in all aspects of the dive. We had divers that were not beginners, but not much training, and Advanced Open Water Divers. The two man team of Mike and Kimi were great with all of the divers.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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13 reviews 13 reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015 via mobile

Had some great diving with those guys; friendly, relaxed and professional. Knowledgeable about diving in Aruba and those chocolate cookies are the best... In my humble opinion the way a Caribbean dive center should operate. Regards, Ruud Amsterdam, The Netherlands

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Eagan, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

My husband and I have had the opportunity to scuba all over the Caribbean, and JADS is by far the best dive operator we have ever dove with! They were so accommodating, from the time we booked with them, to picking us up every day at our hotel, to allowing divers to stay underwater until their air use was maximized,... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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15 reviews 15 reviews
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Called these guy's from my hotel room with all my info and experience. However, they wanted me to pay for diving sessions prior to pick up. No can do. I've never liked pre-paid services. If you want my business you have to work for it, and I'm certainly not going to pay a dive operator with my card info before... More 

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new jersey
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38 reviews 38 reviews
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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

My wife and I had never been scuba diving prior to our visit to Aruba. Prior to arriving I had several email interactions with Jean-Pierre who recommended that we complete the didactic part of the certification course online in order to save us time once we arrived in Aruba. Unfortunately we did not have the time to complete the course... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

We had a wonderful diving experience thanks to a great team of friendly, kind and patient instructors. Thank you Mike and Rodolfino for a GREAT time !

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Rochester Hills, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

I really enjoyed the wreck dives.. Renaissance airplanes, the Antilla, and the variety of sponges on Sponge reef. There was a variety of beautiful fish and turtles. I especially enjoyed seeing a small whale shark off the side of the boat. My dive masters, Amwar(?), Mike, and Rudolf(?) helped adjust my weights and even provided me with a skin, when... More 

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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42 reviews 42 reviews
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33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

It was our first time in Aruba. We have been in many places in the Caribbean. We went to an airplane wreck and Sponge Reef (sites ?). Diving there was beautiful. The crew at Jads was professional. The two sites were incredible. The staff made the day great. In addition, they provided transportation to and from Riu Palace.

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