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Ocean Explorers Dive Center

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113 Welfare Rd | Kim Sha Beach, Simpson Bay, St Martin / St Maarten
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AWESOME Experience

Ocean Explorers are TOP NOTCH. Great people, very punctual and friendly and SAFE. I had a LOT of... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2017
Tappahannock, Virginia
Great experience, friendly people, lots of fun!

Visited this dive center august 2017 with my wife to do the Open Water Dive Course. We had a great... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2017
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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At Ocean Explorers we believe that who you dive with is as important as the diving itself… Small groups, personalized attention and a relaxed atmosphere are what we offer on a daily basis. From outstanding reefs to fantastic wrecks, our waters are warm and inviting and the marine life abundant and friendly. Our Caribbean dive shop is located under the waving palms by this tranquil Kim Sha beach on the beautiful Caribbean island St. Maarten.
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  • Average1%
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113 Welfare Rd | Kim Sha Beach, Simpson Bay, St Martin / St Maarten

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Reviewed 28 September 2017

Ocean Explorers are TOP NOTCH. Great people, very punctual and friendly and SAFE. I had a LOT of fun and they have a wide range of great places to dive to accommodate any weather conditions. I HIGHLY recommend this outfit when wanting to dive St...More

Thank JohnWayneLewis
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Visited this dive center august 2017 with my wife to do the Open Water Dive Course. We had a great time! Very good instructors, and we had lots of fun! They took us to some great dive spots, with turtles, sharks, baracuda's, huge lobsters and...More

Thank KukeleQ
Reviewed 7 August 2017

I spent a week diving with the crew at Ocean Explorers and this was by far my best dive vacation to date. The crew were absolutely wonderful in every way. They were very friendly and welcoming, extremely helpful getting you outfitted and ready to go...More

Thank Peggy M
Reviewed 7 August 2017

I just came back with my husband from a 2 weeks dive trip to Sint Maarten. We had not been to Sint Maarten and Ocean Explorers in 6 years. I was happy to see that diving with Ocean Explorers still provided us with some of...More

Thank BenedicteThi
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

We did the Discover Scuba program with our two teenage children and had a wonderful experience. My husband and I are certified divers, but had not been in many years. Our children had never been diving, so we wanted them to enjoy the experience. The...More

Thank Diane M
Reviewed 4 August 2017

We travelled to St Maarten in January and completed 6 dives with this company. Helpful, patient and a wonderful experience. Even got photobombed by a turtle, swam through wrecks and saw fantastic sea life. Not phazed by my wife requiring additional help due to her...More

Thank Andy W
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

I thought it so important to write a review about this since scuba seems so appealing to people but it can be very scary. We always wanted to try so this discovery scuba program allowed for that without any certification. The team on board was...More

Thank Marissa L
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Our teenagers had just qualified for their Padi so this was the first dive together as a family. Ocean Explorers are really efficient and make it really easy - all you have to do is put on your wetsuit and step on the boat! Leslie...More

Thank egrekao
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Had a great 2 dives with Jeff, Lucy, and Peter. Very informative. Jeff is very knowledgeable about sharks and passionate about their survival. So glad that I got to experience the company of these wonderful people.

Thank piddlin
Reviewed 30 July 2017

The staff could not have been any more helpful and pleasant to be around. From fitting your gear to helping you back into the boat they were professional and always there to go the extra mile. Be sure to bring money to buy your pictures...More

Thank Benjamin E
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Cindy A
22 June 2017|
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Response from OceanExplorers | Property representative |
Hello Cindy! We would be happy to take you diving. May be best to e-mail with your enquire so I can send more detailed information.
5 May 2017|
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Response from OceanExplorers | Property representative |
Hello Ashley! Thank you for sending your enquire! We are happy to hear that you want to get to know more about these amazing creatures! As it turns out, in order to participate on the shark dive; You need to be a certified... More
18 April 2016|
Response from Amy B | Reviewed this property |
It is right there in Simpson Bay. You will have to contact the shop. Most places require that if you haven't been diving within a year that you do a refresher dive with them first, but you will need to call/write them... More