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Octopus Diving

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Scuba dive and snorkel with Octopus Diving. We have the best boats, the best equipment and hand picked staff to make sure you have the best experience possible. Our friendly PADI dive center is located in the town of Grand Case on the gorgeous...more
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3 Rue Petite Plage, Grand Case 97150, St Martin / St Maarten
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Reviewed January 11, 2019

We had a private 2 tank dive with Leroy. The day didn’t start well because we got lost in the harbor so we were late for the dive.....but no worries Leroy got us a captain and all our gear and off we went to two...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Nancy B
Reviewed January 6, 2019 via mobile

Wonderful... Simply wonderful... Amazing crew. Great boat before the dive, the underwater is another planet, nice training before dive. I didnt wanna come out

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank pecky2good
Reviewed November 14, 2018

I made a reservation 2 months in advance for two divers for a 2-tank afternoon. Only 5 days before the reservation -- and only after I had contacted them to confirm -- did they tell me that they were cancelling because they had booked another...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed June 13, 2018 via mobile

The date above is a little off. I last dove with Octopus in April of 2017. Chris Davis, the founder of Octopus Diving passed away unexpectedly earlier this year. He was a dear friend. I’m not sure of the status of the company now. I...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Henry R
Reviewed May 22, 2018

I am going to preface this review by stating that last year I did this exact same excursion booked with Octopus diving and gave this a 5 star review. Everything was perfect and an overall great experience with Willem (sp?) Typh and Johanna. However, with...More

Date of experience: May 2018
6  Thank JUSTIN Z
Reviewed May 21, 2018 via mobile

The Pros: The two gentlemen, dive master and boat captain, were completely amicable, friendly, and gave off nothing but good vibes. After the trip, they provided rinse tubs to clean gear. Boat was also in good service and well-suited to handle the rougher waters that...More

6  Thank jarrettwk
Reviewed May 4, 2018 via mobile

A well organized and maintained dive operation. Had a great time diving with this company and I plan to be a repeat customer. Dive boat was well maintained and fast. Professional staff with outstanding customer service.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank jwhill45
Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

I just got home from a cruise. My boyfriend and I are certified divers and my 17-year-old son was working through the referral process on this trip. Saint Maarten was the last stop on the trip. I found octopus diving on trip advisor and emailed...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank bluebird03
Reviewed March 29, 2018 via mobile

The scuba today for Jake was great! He got to go through a ship wreck; see 5 sharks, a sea turtle, a sting ray, an ENORMOUS lobster (really the size of him!) a barracuda that was after his mom & lots of other great life!!...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank timmC3689QL
Reviewed March 19, 2018

We had the pleasure of diving with Octopus Diving on St Patrick's day and my wife and I agreed it was the best diving we've ever experienced. Between the two dives, we saw several reef sharks, the largest lobster I've ever even heard about (let...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Fredrich L
January 24, 2018|
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Response from OctopusDiving | Property representative |
Hi, yes we offer rentals. please email us using the email on the website. Thanks Chris
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Terri F
July 15, 2017|
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Response from OctopusDiving | Property representative |
No sorry, we aren't allowed to operate in those waters. Best place in Anguilla is Shoal Bay Scuba. Contact Matthew Billington, a good friend of mine and the owner. Hope this helps!
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