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Mermaid Dive Center

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Bubali # 112-J, Noord, Aruba
+297 593 3920
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Unlimited Dives

Dove with Mermaid Divers for 16 dives over 7 days. Carlos the owner & current dive master is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Greg H
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Awesome experience

My son and I had a great time with Carlos and his crew. Beautiful reefs and fish everywhere. Being... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Denver, Colorado
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Mermaid Divers is a company built by divers, run by divers and dedicated to the serious scuba diver. We over excellent service to our guest. To us you are not just another diver of a group, you're family. All dives are made with on staff Professional certified PADI, NAUI, IDD and CMAS Instructors / Divemasters with more than 30 years of experience and a focus on safety, fun and pleasure. We teach courses in English, Dutch, Spanish. Mermaid Dive Center is equipped with all required training materials, including big screen T.V. DVD's, videos, manuals and PADI training aids. Come and have some fun diving the best Wrecks, Reefs, Deep, Walls, Drift, Nights in Aruba.
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  • Very good10%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Bubali # 112-J, Noord, Aruba
+297 593 3920

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dove with Mermaid Divers for 16 dives over 7 days. Carlos the owner & current dive master is personable and helpful. I brought my own equipment pre-checked by my local dive shop, first tank blew a seal on the spg, Carlos set me up w/an...More

Thank Greg H
Reviewed 1 week ago

My son and I had a great time with Carlos and his crew. Beautiful reefs and fish everywhere. Being beginner divers we felt very safe with Carlos. My son can't wait to go back and dive with Mermaid again, thank you!

Thank livesimplecolorado
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just came back from Aruba and diving with Carlos and his Team. When I arrived I was greeted by Wendy with my name...that already made me feel welcome. The dive shop is very clean, organized and the equipment I rented was flawless. So is their...More

Thank B M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Carlos, Wendy, and the rest of the gang are great. Very personable, friendly people. It's a nice, laid back atmosphere on the boat, but with the utmost importance on safety and well being of their customers. They truly care how their customers feel. They make...More

Thank Dawn M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The staff is phenomenal! So nice and accommodating! I have 2 friends that don't dive. They offer a snorkel package and they were able to join me on my trip. It was really great to see them snorkeling around on the surface when we were...More

Thank Renee S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Carlos runs a pretty nice organization. I recommend diving with him. All we have to do is find a nice new Ford van for him and everything will be top notch. Thanks again to Carlos and crew for an enjoyable visit. Special shout out to...More

Thank iflypiper11
Reviewed August 24, 2017

We could not be more satisfied with our experience! Carlos, Wendy and Danny were so friendly and patient with our family of 4. My 2 sons (one 12 and one 14) plus myself and my husband all got scuba certified while visiting Aruba for the...More

Thank kmtaylorrn
Reviewed August 21, 2017

Carlos, the manager, and his cadre of experienced master divers and boat captains will take good care of you! He went way out of his way to help us out and we really appreciated it. We took three afternoon dives. They were very relaxed and...More

Thank catherinesmitch
Reviewed August 15, 2017 via mobile

Carlos, Danny, & Wendy are the best! This dive small is small, and welcoming! I have been coming to Aruba for the last 20 years and this shop is truest the best. The dive leaders are patient, caring, and take the time to help you...More

Thank Chaboozi
Reviewed July 11, 2017

Went diving with Mermaid on the recommendation of Bob and Heather (two of my fellow Brits who happen to be dive instuctors themselves and also happened to be at the same resort as myself). So in that respect they know their stuff! Couldn't have had...More

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October 12, 2017|
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Response from iflypiper11 | Reviewed this property |
We did not certify with Mermaid as we are already open water certified. We dove three days in a row. Carlos was the dive master for the second and third. The second day we had ten divers. On the third day only four counting... More
December 16, 2016|
Response from eturcol | Reviewed this property |
You can rent equipment there. They have masks that cover your nose with a snorkel attached. The snorkel is optional, if you are certified, I believe. If not, you have to have the snorkel attached.
February 27, 2016|
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Response from Cat W | Reviewed this property |
There is sun protection onboard - but I would still bring sunblock (Im Irish, I always wear sunblock). As far as non-divers, you would have to ask. I could see it being a liability/safety issue to just let someone snorkel... More