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Nov 27, 2016
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Sep 22, 2015
The PADI IDC Resort "Caribbean Dive College" is your one stop for all your diving needs on St. Maarten. Your holiday fun dives as well as your PADI, National Geographic, DAN, DSAT or HSA (dive) course, from your very first try dive all the way to...more
Bobby's Marina | J. Yrasquin Blvd, Philipsburg, St Martin / St Maarten
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Reviewed November 27, 2016

While visiting St. Maarten via Carnival Cruise, we booked a dive not knowing what to expect. We were pleasantly surprised and impressed with both the dive operator and the diving itself. Saw lots of reef and nurse sharks, eagle rays, huge lobsters, a wreck and...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Karry B
AquAvia, Manager at PADI Caribbean Dive College, responded to this reviewResponded November 29, 2016

Thank you for your review Karry, but you were not diving with CDC. You have been diving with Octopus Diving SXM and I am encouraging you to leave your nice review with them as they clearly have deserved it. Warmest regards, Michel - SNUBA SXM

Reviewed September 22, 2015

So after doing my due diligence, I e-mailed to get booking details and was responded to by the folks at Octopus Diving. It would seem that they have taken over the shop and dive operations at Bobbys Marina.

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed May 18, 2015

Just come back from an awesome week on St Maarten and would HIGHLY recommend CDC/ went for a two tank dive, first on Caribe Ghost, a shipwrek whioch is teaming with fish, saw sharks, eagle rays, turtles and so many lobsters that I lost count...More

Date of experience: May 2015
1  Thank scubascot
Reviewed May 5, 2015

This was my first visit to St Maartin and I booked a 2 tank dive through the cruise ship. We were met inside the ship by someone from the shop and had our waivers filled out and C cards checked before we ever left the...More

Date of experience: May 2015
1  Thank craigster47
Reviewed February 4, 2015

We booked our excursion through Royal Caribbean cruise for St.Maartin in January 2015. We had booked it as a family excursion. We decided to do the snuba over the Sea Trek helmet with a maze because of the freedom we had to move around. Our...More

Date of experience: January 2015
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Reviewed February 3, 2015

Did a two tank dive with this group while on a Cruise. I was able to book directly with them and save $20 over the cruise price. Their gear was decent. BC's were in good working order. Not all compasses and depth gauges worked and...More

Date of experience: January 2015
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Reviewed December 28, 2014

This was the best dive I've done yet, though my experience is fairly limited. Tons of sea life including sting rays, black and white moray eels, turtles, fish galore, and even reef sharks! We also got to explore different wrecks and reefs. The staff at...More

Date of experience: December 2014
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Reviewed December 28, 2014

As a certified diver, I signed up for this course with my family (who are not divers). I understand that this was only an intro course, which was my intention. I just wanted to see if my family would enjoy exploring SCUBA further at a...More

Date of experience: December 2014
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Reviewed December 7, 2014

I’ve been seriously diving at Caribbean Dive College for quite some time. Completed rescue diver, dive master and master scuba-diver training at CDC. The serious but fun way Course Director Mich and his staff members are teaching diving made me do - I don’t know...More

Date of experience: November 2014
Thank Marc A
Reviewed November 23, 2014

Stormy and I have been scuba divers for almost a decade but due to circumstances haven't been able to dive for a few years. Getting re-certified on an island is just about the best way to do it due to the usually high quality of...More

Date of experience: November 2014
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