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Address: Bapor Kibra z/n | Curacao, Willemstad 99999, Curacao
Phone Number: +599 9 461 8131
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Welcome to Your One Stop Shop to SCUBA dive, boat dive trips, snorkel boat...

Welcome to Your One Stop Shop to SCUBA dive, boat dive trips, snorkel boat trips, and sail all of Curacao. Ocean Encounters Diving Curacao - a Five Star PADI IDC Dive Center.

ONE LIFE...DIVE IT!!!!

Let us take you on a wonderful ADVENTURE on one of our beautiful and well maintained CUSTOM DIVE BOATS. Snorkel, SCUBA dive, swim, sail, with Ocean Encounters. Ocean Encounters has all the quality equipment and supplies you need to help you get the most out of your CURACAO vacation.

Visit our WELL-STOCKED Shops. Take a PADI SCUBA diving course at one of our Dive Schools. We are one of the few dive schools who teach you to use DIVE COMPUTERS during your SCUBA course.

Our RENTAL EQUIPMENT is high quality, replaced every 18 months. All our regulators have integrated computers!!

Come and Dive with us at OCEAN ENCOUNTERS DIVING CURACAO!!!

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$75*
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Snorkel with Stingrays and Feed the Sharks at Curacao Sea Aquarium
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$56*
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Curacao Snorkel Adventure

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I have been going to Curacao once a year for the last twelve years and continue to feel like part of the ocean encounters family. The dive operation is first class and always... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
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New York City, New York
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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I have been going to Curacao once a year for the last twelve years and continue to feel like part of the ocean encounters family. The dive operation is first class and always accommodating. My kids were certified b them and the diving continues to be a joy because of their great staff.

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Wassenaar, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Did 3 consecutive days of diving with Ocean Encounters, and a refresh course first. everyone was really helpful, fun and focused on getting the best possible experience while diving. with 10-14 divers on the boat, the dive masters still managed to help everyone the dive spots are great, and we've encountered many of the species, even including a nurse shark.... More 

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Fort Worth
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

You're diving and it's Curacao... You're off to a good start. We had a great vacation at the Sunscape Resort using Ocean Encounters. We dove 6 of our 8 days and the service was outstanding. Some negative comments make reference to price gouging. Our experience was exactly the opposite Upon arrival and after completing our first day of diving, my... More 

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Rockport, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed at the resort next to this dive shop and utilized this shop to rent tanks and weights for shore diving. All of the staff here are super friendly and accommodating. Knowing that we were going to come back the next day for a dive the staff allowed us to keep our equipment in their storage area so we... More 

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Caracas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This diving operation is amazing, it has all the facilitiess you expect. Confortable change rooms, lockers, wet room for your equipment with strong and good hangers, showers with lots of space and plenty of water, ... We did all our dives from the shore but I will do the ones from the boat.. the boat is amazingly big and confortable...nothing... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My sister and I had an awesome snorkeling experience! Everyone was every accommodating and knowledgeable! It was our first time and they made us feel super comfortable and at ease. I would recommend them for anyone looking for cool water activities to do in Curacao! Plus the resort this is located on is BEAUTIFUL!! Lots of stuff to do afterwards... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Nice boats, great divemasters Luis and Maneco. The best site The Blue Room, cave for divers and snorkelers. Real live paradise underwater.

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Winter Park, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I fell in love with the facility and learned to open water dive with the best instructor (Maneco!!). The Stella Maris, which is the coral reef closeby to the dive shop, is maintained so well and has amazing visibility. The equipment is great too!! Everyone there is so helpful and I had a blast! I plan to go back and... More 

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Zyta d, Manager at Ocean Encounters Diving, responded to this review

Great to see you had such a good time while taking your open water course with us. Thank you for posting your review and choosing our operation for your certification. We look forward to see you back soon for your Advanced Open Water Course. Best regards, Zyta de Koeijer More 

Monroe, Michigan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Service was ok,meals onboard were plain,not much effort put into them. had same lunch 2 days in a row.

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Zyta d, Manager at Ocean Encounters Diving, responded to this review

I'm sorry to read that your trips with us did not fully meet expectations. In order to look into this in more detail can you please send me your name and dates when you joined our boat. You can reach me via zyta@oceanencounters.com Looking forward to hear from you. Best regards, Zyta de Koeijer More 

Hoffman Estates, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Ocean Encounters is like a finely tuned machine, with staff performing at the highest level! That is a work ethic we applaud and know that we will be diving safely! Owners and staff greet you in the morning with a robust "Good Morning"! The dive boats are clean, spacious, and comfortable, with space for keeping dry gear dry. Storage lockers... More 

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Zyta d, Manager at Ocean Encounters Diving, responded to this review

Thank you for diving with us and taking the time to post on this platform. It's great to read your valuable and nice comments about your experience with our operation and Dive Team. The Coral Restoration project and our Lionfish program are special indeed and it was a pleasure to have you participating in both besides your other dives. We... More 

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