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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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Hours Today: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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Goetoeweg 4 | Across the road from Sunscape Resort, Willemstad, Curacao
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Truly excellent... Friendly and fun instructors who cut no corners for safety... An entirely Cool experience with a capital C.

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Michael H
Reviewed yesterday

The Dive Bus is awesome. Me and my Dad came here for a scuba diving trip and while we originally only planned to dive 3 days, we ended up diving nearly every day of the week we were there. We drove around the whole island...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 days ago

They just keep getting better! This was a return visit to the Dive Bus. My first visit was 9 months ago and this time I returned with my daughter who also dives. As new divers, we always leave the dive bus better and more confident...More

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Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Very professional, friendly people! Great shop, well maintained equipment, Can’t wait get back there

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Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Diving through The Dive Bus was such a great experience. Everything was organized and they were ready to accommodate a group. They were very professional and fun! I would highly recommend The Dive Bus for scuba diving in Curacao.

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Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Many thanks to the crew at the Dive Bus for making our diving truly memorable. Everyone we interacted with during our two weeks of diving on Curacao was pleasant, knowledgeable and happy to share their expertise with us. Shore diving was a new experience, but...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I got the chance to return to Curacao last week for a week and I was able to do only 3 dives. I did them with the Dive Bus of course and having Kelley as the Dive Master only made it better. As with all...More

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Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We did 20 dives (18 independent, 1 guided and 1 clean up) with The Dive Boat in November 2018 and it was an excellent experience! It is a wonderful, relaxed and fun place. Great team, super service, spacious facility, affordable prices and great info and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Aranka H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I researched a number of places when we were coming here on a cruise ship. I picked The Dive Bus based on the reviews and initial interaction upon enquirer. They DID NOT disappoint. The staff were friendly, professional and safety conscious. They have a great...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I are both certified divers and we brought our own equipment. (They also rent and it looked like it was all in great shape.) When we arrived from the cruise ship we took a Taxi to the dive bus. They were very...More

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Date of experience: November 2018
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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 Juan V | 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
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.