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The Dive Bus

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Looking for a fun, relaxed, safe and professional scuba diving experience in one of the TOP Caribbean shore-diving destinations? Small dive groups led by friendly, experienced PADI dive professionals? You're in the right place! Established in 2005...more
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Goetoeweg 4 | Across the road from Sunscape Resort, Willemstad, Curacao
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Our second time diving with the crew of The Dive Bus. We did 8 dives including 1 night dive. My wife and kids took a refresher course with Colin. The instructors are top notch and friendly, Kelly led all our 2 tank dives she is...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The Dive Bus offers the best service on the island. Their house dive site is amazing and not to be missed when in town.

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Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I got my PADI open water cert here. I wasn't sure at first if I wanted to pay more money to PADI just to dive a little deeper, but after I took the course at the Dive Bus, I can say it's well worth the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed a 2-tank open water dive twice with the Dive Bus. Both times it were great dives, with great guidance of Kelly and Bor. It is also very nice they take beautiful underwater pictures and share them on Facebook afterwards.Only Bor could practice a bit...More

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Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice experience. Wonderful staff…..friendly, capable, patient, punctual, well-prepared. Highly recommend to anyone who is seeking the experience and / or certification.

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Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Fun dedicated dive masters, small groups, walking distance from resort so non divers can enjoy sun while others are diving

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Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Diving in Curacao is an amazing experience and the professionals at the Dive Bus made us feel welcome and safe at all times. After two day dives and a night dive we were ready to commit to The Dive Bus for life. I can't imagine...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Senuela
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the special dive shops... I have dove with the team at The Dive Bus for almost 10 years and the consistency of service has never fallen short. The team works together to provide a unique agenda for all ability levels ( beach day,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank semtorque
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The team at the Dive Bus are 110% focused on providing you with your best dive experience. The rental equipment is top notch. They build a dive schedule that is totally taylored to what you are wanting to see. Finally the experience and knowledge of...More

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Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

great house reef shore dive, dive master, service, and facility. Colorful fish and coral. Fun before, during and after dive.

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Date of experience: January 2019
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Laura W
May 25, 2017|
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Response from Tuffkarebear | Reviewed this property |
We stayed at the Sunscape basically across the street. can't say enough about what a great experience we had with The Dive Bus!!
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rutha922
May 8, 2017|
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Response from juanvX1169ZG | Reviewed this property |
Yeah. You don't have to have a certification. It was my first time and they were very knowledgeable and professional.
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kkalkas
September 2, 2016|
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Response from NativeOregonianDan | Reviewed this property |
There are good dive spots all over the island and no single resort is close to all of them. We stayed at the Sunscape and the Dive Bus was right across the street. There was a dive site at the Sunscape where we did 3 dives.
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turk1233
Boston, Massachusetts
Beach/Snorkle/Sunset cruise (0 Replies)
Hi to all. Will be in port for one day 1PM til 10PM.Would like to spend some time at the Dive Bus Hut for some beach/snorkling/lunch/beer and then maybe a sunset cruise. Is this all possible within walking distance which would be great. Is anyone familiar with Island-experience tours? Their web site says they have sunset tours but I can't seem to find where they are located. I think they are at sea-aquarium beach. Is this close to the dive bus? Any info appreciated Thanks
January 09, 2012|
JFan7
Dallas, TX
Hyatt Regency Vs. Marriott Resort - Curacao (5 Replies)
Hyatt looks fabulous, remote, and calming- definitely a look good resort- but my main question is- is it short on function? The Marriot Beach Resort looks like it has some fun shore/snorkel activities and seems to be closer to the city and dive operations like the Dive Bus, etc. Im going for my honeymoon, so I want to make sure my wife and I have plenty to do in and around where we are staying. Would the Hyatt, despite is beauty, really be out of the way for a lot of things? My main...More
August 10, 2011|
Response fromAMHess|
I haven't been to the Hyatt so I cannot offer an opinion on that hotel. However, my husband and I stayed at the Marriott 2 years ago and loved it so much we are returning this August for a longer stay. The Marriott does have great snorkling right off shore, as well as a beautiful beach. When I was there last they offered a free shuttle to and from town. But in all honesty, just forgo the shuttle and rent a car. It is worth it!!! The best beaches are a drive to the west side. Also, it...More
penguinpete
Plymouth, Minnesota
Curacao in November (4 Replies)
I am planning a solo trip to Curacao in November to dive. I am planning to stay at one of the less expensive hotels in Curacao. I'm trying to decide if I should get a car. If I stay in Williamstad would I need a car? Also what would a taxi from the airport to Williamstad cost? I plan on diving with The Dive Bus. Anyone had experience with them?
April 11, 2013|
Response fromDotneko|
Well, it depends. How long are you staying? There are no real beaches in Willemstad, so if you only want to shop and sightsee, then there are plenty of restaurants to walk to. To visit the beaches, you will need a car. They can be had for $40 a day including insurance.