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Octopus Diving

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3 Rue Petite Plage, Grand Case 97150, St Martin / St Maarten
+1 721-588-8245
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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 tropical island of St. Martin / Sint Maarten, the culinary capital of the Caribbean. Whether you're an experienced diver ready to take your diving to the next level with advanced courses or specialties, a certified diver looking to explore St. Martin's amazing reefs and wrecks, a first-timer interested in discovering the world of diving or an avid snorkeler - or even if you've never been in the water before - we've got something for you, and we'll make your underwater experience one to remember.
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3 Rue Petite Plage, Grand Case 97150, St Martin / St Maarten
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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

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Reviewed May 22, 2018

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Reviewed May 21, 2018 via mobile

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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.

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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

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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

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Reviewed March 19, 2018

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Reviewed March 8, 2018 via mobile

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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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Crossh1
January 15, 2017|
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Response from OctopusDiving | Property representative |
Hi, Thanks for the question! Yes the Discover Scuba dive is a great way to try scuba diving in a safe controlled environment. After a 30-40 minute briefing on the basics of Scuba Diving we get you kitted up and jump into a... More
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