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Mermaid Dive Center

#5 of 15 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Noord Features Animals
Bubali # 112-J, Noord, Aruba
+297 593 3920
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Great dive centre.

Went diving with Mermaid on the recommendation of Bob and Heather (two of my fellow Brits who... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Excellent! Very professional, VERY thorough!

My husband and I dove with Mermaid Dive Center 2 days in a row (4 dives total) at the end of June... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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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%
  • Terrible5%
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Bubali # 112-J, Noord, Aruba
+297 593 3920

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

Thank _bryan588
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I dove with Mermaid Dive Center 2 days in a row (4 dives total) at the end of June. To start off, a couple days before our scheduled dives my husband and I decided to pop in the Dive Center to introduce...More

Thank chongodan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I only get to dive once a year or sometimes once every other year. Even with 60+ dives it is great to have a dive shop that helps you prep before you get on the boat. I would recommend the pool refresher to sharpen your...More

Thank Jay M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I just did about 32 tanks of diving (16 tanks each) of Mermaid this last week and overall we had an excellent time. The first morning you dive with them, you can expect a lengthy safety briefing from the owner Carlos. While...More

Thank azstinger11
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I had not scuba dove for a couple of years, but the friendly staff at Mermaids put us right at ease. They are professional, knowledgeable, and very friendly. We did 6 dives with them and can recommend Mermaids Dive Center 100%. They...More

Thank David T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very negative experience with the owner Carlos. Prices were misleading, he was hostile, manipulative and dishonest.

Thank PumpknMush
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The owners and staff at Mermaid are very safe, competent, friendly, and just plain fun. Pros: Safe, fun, and highly experienced staff. Well-priced unlimited dive package. Free gear storage and they'll dry your wetsuit for you each day. Well-maintained boat, gear, and air compressor (with...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I did 15 dives with them recently and I generally enjoyed my time with them very much and they treated people well. Their boat dock is rather far from their shop and sometimes the dive schedule got rather "relaxed" and a bit drawn out. Their...More

Thank C K
Reviewed June 15, 2017

I love Aruba--the weather, the people,the beachs, the small town feel and the lack of homeless panhandlers seen in so many towns and cities around the world. Most of all I love the world class diving. And the best dive operation to safely get you...More

Thank burgon69
Reviewed June 10, 2017

You get an immediate feel for this dive operator being dedicated to providing great trips for serious divers. Very welcoming in all respects. Every member of the operation introduces themselves and the personal touch lasts throughout the vacation. Attentive dive-masters & detailed briefings. Good emphasis...More

Thank Thomas W
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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