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Billy Folly Rd 28 | Simpson Bay Resort, Simpson Bay, St Martin / St Maarten
+1 721-544-2640
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Dive Adventures, located on the marina of the Simpson Bay resort, formerly known as the Pelican resort, is a full service PADI resort facility offering daily dives, night dives and enriched air (Nitrox). We also offer all PADI courses. Our custom built dive boats offer plenty of sun protection and cold beverages. Our professional staff takes great pride in safety and customer care.
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“captain soinet” (37 reviews)
“great diving” (30 reviews)
“lobster” (45 reviews)
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Billy Folly Rd 28 | Simpson Bay Resort, Simpson Bay, St Martin / St Maarten
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+1 721-544-2640
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"captain soinet"
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"great diving"
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"lobster"
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"st maarten"
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"reef sharks"
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"these guys"
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"experience level"
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"spotted eagle rays"
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"discover scuba"
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"bay resort"
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"marine life"
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"great operation"
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"been diving for years"
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"padi certification"
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Reviewed May 10, 2018

Both Damian and Captain Soinet did an amazing job with the morning two tank dive. The boat was properly outfitted and good safety briefings were provided. Damian went out his way to find underwater critters and make the dive a lot of fun. Captain Soinet...More

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Reviewed April 23, 2018

I received my basic open water dive certification from Dive Adventures in late March - early April. Demian was a great instructor ensuring I was learning and retaining all the knowledge necessary to be a safe diver while still enjoying myself. Everyone was courteous and...More

Thank Bryan T
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Reviewed April 21, 2018 via mobile

Great dive crew, boat captains and staff! I was the only diver for two of my diving days and they still took me out. Very knowledgeable and fun to be with. I will be back soon!

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Reviewed February 13, 2018

After too long a time without being in SCUBA equipment, I thought it wise to have a refresher course to reaffirm my C card status. Dive master Demian, and his trainee Ross were very thorough in taking me through the process and assuring a safe...More

Thank Damon R
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Reviewed January 24, 2018 via mobile

Captain Soinet and Demian took my husband and I out for a wonderful 2-tank dive! They were very professional, knowledgeable, organized, timely, well prepared and fun!! I would definitely return to dive again with them and recommend to anyone looking for a reputable dive company...More

1  Thank Julia R
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aquamaniaadventures, Manager at Dive Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded January 26, 2018

The best type of Dive Guests ... Happy Ones! Thank you for diving with us. The staff had a great time taking you out and look forward to your return. Many thanks for taking the time to review us, it makes all the difference. Best...More

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Reviewed August 31, 2017

The whole crew from booking to the captain to our scuba instructor (Eva) are just awesome. They are friendly, understanding and patient. We had such a great time and they made it so enjoyable we signed up for the certification course. Eva was really cool...More

Thank Brandon N
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aquamaniaadventures, Manager at Dive Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded January 26, 2018

Thank you for such an awesome review, and for taking the time to write. We are still up and running after an active Hurricane Season ... to say the least. Diving is still great and we hope to see you back on St Maarten some...More

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Reviewed August 23, 2017

I have been diving for over thirty years and have never had a better group of folks than Captain Soinet, Mark and Eva. we had such a great time we booked our next dive with them before we left the pier.More

Thank chrisbauer2017
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aquamaniaadventures, Manager at Dive Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded January 26, 2018

Thank you for such an awesome review, and for taking the time to write. We are still up and running after an active Hurricane Season ... to say the least. Diving is still great and we hope to see you back on St Maarten some...More

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Reviewed August 5, 2017

Just spent the last few weeks diving with the team at Dive Adventures from their Divi resort location. The staff was great to work with on booking diving and other activities. Mark and Demian were great instructors leading dives from the boat. They have a...More

Thank KenCarolAbby
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aquamaniaadventures, Manager at Dive Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded January 26, 2018

Thank you for such an awesome review, and for taking the time to write. We are still up and running after an active Hurricane Season ... to say the least. Diving is still great and we hope to see you back on St Maarten some...More

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Reviewed August 3, 2017 via mobile

Took a friend to his first dive ever, a Discovery Dive certified by PADI. Had great instructor and Dive Master in Eva at the Divi Little Bay Resort. She was great and led a great dive with 45 minutes of video and training followed by...More

Thank bobhin
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aquamaniaadventures, Manager at Dive Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded January 26, 2018

Thank you for such an awesome review, and for taking the time to write. We are still up and running after an active Hurricane Season ... to say the least. Diving is still great and we hope to see you back on St Maarten some...More

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Reviewed July 30, 2017

I visited the dive-school four times to complete my Advanced Open Water Diver course and it was amazing. I had a lot of fun with my instructor Demian and captain Soiret. Demian was an excellent instructor, he made dives even more interesting and funny. The...More

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aquamaniaadventures, Manager at Dive Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded January 26, 2018

Thank you for such an awesome review, and for taking the time to write. We are still up and running after an active Hurricane Season ... to say the least. Diving is still great and we hope to see you back on St Maarten some...More

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Joe S
March 8, 2017|
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Response from Rick B | Reviewed this property |
Dive Adventures is the greatest. Scanner is a great captain and all.afiind GOOD.guy The total.operation is too notch. I always dive with them when I'm on island.
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VLG1031
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Response from trichard1 | Reviewed this property |
Night dives can be very disorienting and for newly certified divers a careful and safety conscious dive shop a must. Clostrophbic people will probably not like night diving. Good lights provided by dive operator are a... More
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