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Address: Seroe Colorado 245E | Baby Beach, San Nicolas, Aruba
Phone Number: +297-584-6070
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Sun - Sat 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
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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First Ocean Dive.

Wow what an experience. JADS was great. This was my first Ocean dive. Our Dive Master was understanding that I was a little uneasy but made me feel comfortable. All my jitters... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 5, 2015
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Kansas City, Missouri
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Kansas City, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 NEW

Wow what an experience. JADS was great. This was my first Ocean dive. Our Dive Master was understanding that I was a little uneasy but made me feel comfortable. All my jitters went away once we reached the wreck and reef. Diving might be my new favorite thing to do!

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Providence, Rhode Island
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 NEW

We were just getting introduced to the world of snorkeling and diving….the folks at JADS were extremely patient and friendly and answered all of our questions. Snorkeling gear rental is a steal here at $6 an hour. Planning to return here next year when we're dive-certified!

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Crowley, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 NEW

This is a first class operation. From JP to Sue and Kimmy. They will take care of everything u need. Sue will guide you and even give you a lesson in marine science. Ask her to sign the difference between a sting ray and a manta. Lol. Great place. Will be back!!!!!

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 NEW via mobile

Contacted JADS via e mail several months prior to our booked trip. One of the owners, Jean Pierre replied. When it came time to schedule the 7 days of dives my husband wanted, Jean Pierre or anyone else from JADS, never replied after several repeated attempts. When we got to the island my husband called and just went on 2... More 

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Arlington, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

My family of four - 16-yo daughter going for her Advanced Open Water Certification, husband slightly out of practice but experienced diver, my sister and me who only wanted to snorkel - were all accommodated on the same trip by the expert, friendly and safety-conscious dive instructors. My daughter took her additional instruction and dives separately and after that first... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

My girlfriend and I did five days of two tanks dives with JADS. Dove mostly with Sue, who was a great. Very easygoing and knowledgeable about the area. Everybody involved made our trip great. Special thanks to Chicha (sp?) the van driver who went out of her way for us more than once. A real sweetheart.

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Annapolis, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

This is my second trip that I used JADS and I am happier this time than the first time. They use a marina that is closer to most of the dive sights eliminating the long boat trips. This is good for those people that may get seasick. But they also are very attentive and professional. All of the dives I... More 

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Surprise, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

We dove with Jads on 06/11/15. There were 8 of us from age 11 to 50. Some were advanced divers, some new. We were given a very good price for our trip, and the gear we purchased and rented. The best part by far were the people. Dive masters Kimmie and Rudolfo were awesome. Very fun, cool people, and very... More 

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Phoen
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

Relaxed and friendly group of people. Helpful and accommodating. First time in Aruba and the scuba diving was great and I would recommend Jads to anyone, especially if you have a diverse group.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

I have been diving since 1993 and have dove with Jads during multiple trips to Aruba. The owner and his employees have always been very nice, knowledgeable and accommodating with a little humor on the side. They pick us up from the resort and bring us back after diving. If you take a drive down to the Dive Shop at... More 

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Additional Information about JADS Dive Center

Address: Address: Seroe Colorado 245E | Baby Beach, San Nicolas, Aruba
Phone Number: +297-584-6070
Location: Caribbean  >  Aruba  >  San Nicolas
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Monday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

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