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The Dive Bus

Opposite Pierbaai Beach | Marie Pampoen, Willemstad, Curacao
+ 5999 693 8305
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Ranked #2 of 62 Activities in Willemstad
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Tours
Owner description: If you're looking for a fun, relaxed scuba diving experience in one of the TOP Caribbean shore-diving destinations, in small dive groups led by... more » Owner description: If you're looking for a fun, relaxed scuba diving experience in one of the TOP Caribbean shore-diving destinations, in small dive groups led by friendly, experienced PADI dive professionals, you're in the right place. The Dive Bus specialises in shore diving - guided or independent - at the best of Curacao's shore dive sites. As a PADI 5 Star Dive Resort, we offer PADI dive courses from Discover Scuba Dives (Intro Dives) through to professional level PADI Divemaster, in small, friendly groups to guarantee personal attention and quality service. There's also have a fully stocked dive retail shop on-site and a fridge full of cold beers and sodas to help keep you hydrated! « less
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jacksonville, fl
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 NEW

Husband and I stopped in to do a final shore dive towards the end of our stay in Curacao and found the Dive Bus. Mark was extremely friendly and made you feel very comfortable in his shop. Rented tanks, suite, etc. and he gave excellent recommendations on the shore across the street. Perfect dive. Lots of great coral and fish.... More

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Utah
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4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

We managed to squeeze in a dive on Curacao at the last minute. They bent over backward to provide gear on very short notice. And it was great gear too. They were also very friendly, knowledgeable and helpful. Can't wait to come back and dive with them again. And the prices were outstanding.

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Berlin, Germany
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Awesome experience! Went on the discover diving trip with Mark and experienced diving for the first time. He was so helpful, when the anxiety hit and helped me overcome my fear and go through with it! Awesome! I was so glad, I trusted him to get me down safely and bring me back in one piece and breathing ;-) I... More

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Los Gatos, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

We were a group of 6. 3 beginners (1st timers) 2 certified and a dive master. They accomodated all of us. Safety is 1st and foremost, but it didn't prevent us all having a great time. The atmosphere is perfect, the ocean a short walk across the street, a photogrpher accompanied us to record the dives and expert instruction. Simply... More

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New York City, New York
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

My husband and I have chosen Dive Bus each time we go to Curacao, and each time we are blown away by the knowledgeable, friendly, personal, funny, irreverent presences of Mark and Suzy and the just general all around chill vibe. They don't just take you on great dives and teach you new skills - they take care of you!... More

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Frankfurt, Germany
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

I did a DSD followed with a PADI Scuba Diver course with The Dive Bus and it was fantastic. Great people who are both professional and fun, plus a fabulous reef at their doorstep. Thanks, Mark, Carlos & Susie!

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California
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

I had a wonderful time. It was my first dive in over two years & Mark took excellent care of me. He is very patient & super knowledgeable, yet modest. I liked how he showed us what fish to look for during the dive & demonstrated the hand signs he'd use to point them out. He's also has a great... More

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Trenton, NJ
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Awesome week of diving with Team Dive Bus. Great diving. Tons of sealife. They offer excellent service and go out of their way to make sure you get the most from your dive. Plus, just plain fun people.

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Bratislava, Slovakia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

When we came to The Dive Bus we immediately encountered friendly and opened welcome and right sense of humor. During all few days of diving we got enough attention and all our needs were met right :-) We didn't feel only like paying customers. There was also professional attitude and reasonable prices. We did several dives with them and all... More

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Mt Holly, NJ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

My daughter and I walked from the Sunscape resort to The Dive Bus (5) minutes. We were greeted instantly by Mark and Suzi. We had NEVER dove before. We were scheduled for a Discover Diving lesson with Gareth. Because of his patience, kindness and humor, we dove 3 more times after that. It was one of the most amazing and... More

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