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Dive Safaris

#12 of 41 Outdoor Activities in Simpson Bay Features Animals
Airport Road 16, Simpson Bay, St. Maarten-St. Martin
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Very nice dive shop

Diving with Henry and Helmie for the week was a great experience. My teens had just gotten... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Sara M
via mobile
These are the people you want to dive with in when you visit St Maarten!

Family and I visited St Maarten for 10 days. Henry, Helmie and their staff are friendly, helpful... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Brad G
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We, Henry en Helmie together with our staff, offer you the best diving experience of Sint Maarten.You may be experiencing diving for the first time or you may want start a professional diving carreer.We offer:PADI Dive CoursesDive Courses, from start in our swimming pool to finish in the ocean!Shark Awareness DiveShark Diving, meet the masters of the sea in a friendly way.Boat DivingBoat Diving, we'll take you places you've never dreamed of!and many more
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Airport Road 16, Simpson Bay, St. Maarten-St. Martin

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Diving with Henry and Helmie for the week was a great experience. My teens had just gotten certified in the states and were nervous. Henry helped so much during the week to make them so comfortable, that they can't wait to go again! Helmie listened...More

Thank Sara M
Reviewed 3 days ago

Family and I visited St Maarten for 10 days. Henry, Helmie and their staff are friendly, helpful, knowledgeable and professional. Their boats are in great shape too. They offer package deals for multiple dives, which really helps when you have 4 SCUBA divers in your...More

Thank Brad G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great dive instructor and his wife is manager - Henry and Helmie!! Very fun and enjoyable with thorough, professional, and personable instruction. Perfect for beginner, open water, advanced, and rescue diver levels. We saw nurse shark, Reef shark, lobster, barracuda, shrimp, stingray, and many varieties...More

Thank DiveMasterMamaBear
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My brother and I went to Dive Safari yesterday and had a lot of fun. This was my first time diving, so I was incredibly nervous. During the training portion, Helmer and Britt (the coolest guy & gal dive instructors ever) taught us how to...More

Thank Jessica C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was on a short visit to St. Marteen, and I was looking at a place which can help me get started with Scuba diving. I am happy that I chose this place. I am not a strong swimmer, however, Jaco and Helmar still made...More

Thank kaushikd12
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been diving around the world , i have over 15,000 dives in all sorts of conditions . If you are in Sint-Maarten it is a must to go diving with Henry' s team at Dive Safari, they are safety conscious, well organized and...More

Thank nancyrick
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

I had a wonderful experience with Dive Safaris! The staff was so pleasant and welcoming. Already looking forward to my next dive with them!

Thank td030894
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Made my Open Water Cert w/ DiveSafaris last year. Returned & did 2 dives last week, Big OK on all points. Divemasters Jaco & Helmut were excellent. Dive Stops were Carib Cargo- shipwreck & Frenchman's Reef. Saw Majestic Swimming Spotted Eagle Rays, Turtles, Reef Shark,...More

Thank George P
Reviewed 31 May 2017

I've spend two days diving with Helmer, Jacco and Eric from Dive Safaris St. Maarten. Great service, good atmosphere, and a pleasure diving with these guys. We have seen a great variety of sea animals, turtle, shark, barracuda, lobster, sea devil, lion fish and many...More

Thank WvdHout
divesafaris474, Owner at Dive Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 17 June 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to write us a great review, we really appreciate it! Great to hear to, that you enjoyed the diving with us and yes there are really a lot of beautiful fish and corals to see. Well hopefully...More

Reviewed 29 May 2017

Excellent dive group. I did 4 days of dives with Jako and Helmer/ They were very helpful, knowledgeable, and safety conscious. Both boats were very well maintained. This is the only shop in St. Maarten that I will use on future trips. Forget the rest,...More

Thank Max B
divesafaris474, Owner at Dive Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 17 June 2017

Thank you so much for your great review! Really great to hear that you had a good time with us and that enjoyed the diving. Well hopefully you will be back again to do some more diving with us! Thank you so much again!

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Joe S
8 March 2017|
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Response from divesafaris474 | Property representative |
Hi Joe, I received an email with your questions and hopefully this helps a bit. Transportation is not difficult, there are little shuttle buses running from Phillipsburg to Maho and they pass our shop. Costs are only a few... More