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Address: 9715 Estate Thomas Pmb 143, Charlotte Amalie 00802, St. Thomas
Phone Number: +1 340-774-3737
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Operating since 1985, Underwater Safaris is a PADI Gold Palm Instructor...

Operating since 1985, Underwater Safaris is a PADI Gold Palm Instructor development Center Resort Facility with a record for safety unequaled by any other organization. The dive boats are U.S. Coast Guard inspected driven by a licensed captain, and all instructors are PADI-trained with years of experience leading both certified and non-certified divers.

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Cruise line booked us here

Just off RCCL cruise and they booked us with this group. We did a two tank dive one at a reef and one at a reck. equipment well kept and dive master informative . Nice day all... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 10, 2015
Atlanta, Georgia
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English first
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22 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2015

My husband and I booked a two tank dive excursion through Carnival (Conquest) Cruise line and couldn't have been happier! Tim was easy to find the second we stepped off the gangway, and make the check in process super easy. After a short walk down the boardwalk, we boarded their boat and it got better from there. The entire crew,... More 

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Huntsville, AL
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

The guides were terrific and the captain show real attention to safety. I would highly recommend this for any one that wants to give Scuba a try.

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Baltimore, Maryland
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

If you are a beginner and have zero experience this is for you. Certified divers wishing for a more adavanced should go elsewhere. If we had known they put DSDs on the boat with certified divers we would have booked with someone else instead of wasting our money and valuable vacation time. When on a cruise ship be certain to... More 

Toronto, Canada
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694 reviews
290 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 220 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

These guys have been doing this for a long time and I did my first dive with them ten years ago and if I recall at the time they had their office set up in Havensight Mall, but I guess that got expensive competing with jewelry stores for space.. oh well. They were great then and they still are. I... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

Absolutely loved loved loved the experience. The whole crew was amazing. Will our DM was amazing. Super professional, always counting heads underwater. Super friendly and helpful. Everybody was just amazing to me and my daughter. I would love to go back and dive with them again, or just chill and have a beer. Thank you so much for an amazing... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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80 reviews
39 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

Just off RCCL cruise and they booked us with this group. We did a two tank dive one at a reef and one at a reck. equipment well kept and dive master informative . Nice day all around and would dive with this group again.

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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

My wife and I chose to do our very first dive here. We did the 'test dive' to see is we should become SCUBA certified. We could not have been treated any better. The crew was knowledgeable, safe, and fun all at the same time. Highly recommended for any skill level!

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East Islip, New York
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10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

Great diving on the reefs in St. Thomas! Underwater Safaris USVI gave us a wonderful week of diving. Rob, Kim, Chris, Juan, and Ryan worked hard to make our trip memorable. We saw black tip sharks, sting rays, a lion fish, barracuda, conch, moray eels, and sea turtles. When we return to St. Thomas in the future, we'll be sure... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

Dive to dive... anyone who complains about being underwater belongs elsewhere. Appreciate what the instructors do for you and think about it, morning and day trips. Do you want to miss the boat? ...you're on a cruise with thousands.... Do the math.

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Atlanta, Georgia
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

They take non certified divers on the same boat and to the same dive sites. I do not enjoy challenging dives with currents but I like something more than a training site. Right in front of my eyes as we met the tour operator at the cruise ship pier, the company was served with a very thick lawsuit by a... More 


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