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Happy Divers Aruba

#5 of 46 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Oranjestad Features Animals
Oranjestad, Aruba
+297 733 6570
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Great Group Of People

You will not find a more caring business. I hadn't dove in years (except for getting rectified) and... read more

Reviewed January 31, 2016
Karen S
Las Vegas, Nevada
via mobile
Wonderful, intimate Aruba dive trip

Jeff and his mates treated the four of us to wonderful dives during our holiday from December, 2015... read more

Reviewed January 26, 2016
West Friendship, Maryland
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Welcome to Happy Divers Aruba!Aruba, known for its beautiful waters and marine life, offers some of the best dive spots in the world.scuba diving in aruba, dutch caribbeanWhether you just want to try diving once, you want to become a qualified diver or you already are a certified diver and you just want to continue diving... Aruba is a great place for all of that and Happy Divers Aruba can offer you the personal attention and quality to make your dive experience in Aruba a great one!Happy Divers Aruba prides itself in offering that personal attention that other dive companies often forget. Tell us what you want to get out of your dive experience in Aruba and we make sure you will get the amount of attention you need!We only dive in small groups and can even offer private dives at no additional charge!We offer the following dive courses: Discover Scuba Diving (DSD): a first try dive for anyone who wants an introduction to scuba diving or isn't certified (yet). Open Water Diver Advanced Open Water Diver Rescue Diver + Emergency First Response Divemaster Dive specialties on request. Happy Divers Aruba offers dive courses from PADI (Professional Association of Dive Instructors).English and Dutch is spoken.Don't wait and become a HAPPY DIVER!Contact us for more information or to book your dive trips & courses
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Oranjestad, Aruba
+297 733 6570

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Reviewed January 31, 2016 via mobile

You will not find a more caring business. I hadn't dove in years (except for getting rectified) and they were polite, patient, and safe. Love the small groups for diving you get more personal attention. They were very knowledgable about the region and cut you...More

Thank Karen S
Reviewed January 26, 2016

Jeff and his mates treated the four of us to wonderful dives during our holiday from December, 2015 - January, 2016. We loved the personal experience! Ours was the only group on his boat. It much much more fun, personal trip than the larger boats...More

Thank energybiz
Reviewed January 20, 2016

We were visiting Aruba on a cruise. We started making arrangements six months in advance with Happy Divers. They were very easy to deal with via email and communication was simple and timely. We decided to choose Happy Divers over some of the others outfits...More

1  Thank SailingtheBlue
Reviewed January 13, 2016

The dive was great and the folks running it were really nice. But Just not what was expected. No shop or anything. The boat is tiny,it might hold 4 divers , but that would be a push. The canopy has been removed, so there is...More

2  Thank Debra V
JeffreyKost, Owner at Happy Divers Aruba, responded to this reviewResponded January 14, 2016

Just a respond to clarify things: Our boat is a fast and reliable 21foot Rib. On Aruba boats are checked by government direction of Maritime Affairs every 6 months. Which includes existence of fire distinguisher, first aid, flares , horn, lifevests etc. All is onboard...More

Reviewed January 6, 2016

My and my girlfriend did the discover scuba with this company Our guide picked up a fight with a guy on a boat while we were trying to dive He fully charged my girlfried, who gave up diving because she was too scared The guide...More

Thank Marcus L
JeffreyKost, Owner at Happy Divers Aruba, responded to this reviewResponded January 7, 2016

I am sorry to hear if somebody did not have a good time. And also regret I get it by a review only afterwards. I Always Ensure guests safety and have a lot of patience. Especially with frist time divers. The Discover Scuba is never...More

Reviewed January 2, 2016

Small, personal and professional. Two teens and I dove three days between Christmas and New Year's. It was howling and the visibility was lousy. But, that's no one's fault; Jeffery and his staff did a great job making the most of the conditions. There gear...More

2  Thank Flytwister
Reviewed December 30, 2015

Picked us up from the ship and took care of us for the whole trip. Great to train in the shallows by the mangroves and then dive on a wreck in 14m of water.

Thank Mudeford-Ferry
Reviewed December 29, 2015 via mobile

Awesome dive outlet. Thanks Jeffrey and Anwar for a great day. This was my first dive outside of the Midwest and they couldn't have made it more easy or safe. Anwar had everything set up and gave a great dive briefing of both sites and...More

Thank Brianna H
Reviewed December 25, 2015

Our family of 3 had an amazing time learning how to scuba. Anwar was very friendly, picked us up at our hotel and on our way to the dive site told us about Aruba. He was also extremely patient with us as it took a...More

2  Thank Shawn B
Reviewed December 22, 2015

Me and a friend took our PADI Open Water certificate with Happy Divers. And we don't regret it. Anwar really took care of us from the first day. It felt safe all the time and he really explained all the instructions in a good way....More

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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
my name is richard i will be ariving may 6 through 13 im certified would lik to do 2 tank dive one day whats available and cost i am staying at diva aruba phoenix beach resort wait to hear from you thanks
April 4, 2017|
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Response from JeffreyKost | Property representative |
Hello , We can do a nice 2 tank with you , with pickup from the hotel in the morning at 0800am. Please send an email to happy divers Aruba for reservation. I will need for reservation : name, sizes like height and weight... More
Hi, from Rockwall. Was the snorkeling any good near beaches? Water's calm or rough. Overall how did you like Aruba, thinking of doing our summer vacation there. ages 15 to 81. Hotels any input. thankyou for writing a review it helps so much. welcome back to Texas.
March 15, 2017|
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Response from Jack_Plum | Reviewed this property |
On the way to Arashi from the high rise hotels are two smaller beaches: Malmok and Boca Catalina Both are exceptional for snorkeling. If you go to Malmok in the early morning, you can be pretty sure of seeing turtles in... More
Dennis T
Do you do any discovering dives. Going to be there next week
January 26, 2017|
Response from JeffreyKost | Property representative |
Hello , we do Discover Scuba Dives. Best is to send an email for reservations, Include names, sizes like height and weight, available day(s) and hotel for pickup. Looking forward, Jeffrey Happy Divers Aruba