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“Perfect Dive Experience”
Review of Dive Safaris

Dive Safaris
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Owner description: 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
Buhl, Idaho
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7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Perfect Dive Experience”
Reviewed 25 June 2014

I had no idea what to expect when my wife (an experienced diver) booked this adventure with Dive Safaris, but thanks to the incredibly professional and instructive crew, I had the time of my life. This was my first dive after open water certification in May, and my first ocean dive ever. Henry, Frank, and Bally were exceptionally patient and took their time explaining every detail before each dive. Amazing dive sites, knowledgeable and funny staff, and sharks everywhere...who could ask for more! We'll definitely be back with family and friends to fill another few pages in the dive log...thanks for everything.

Visited June 2014
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divesafaris474, Owner at Dive Safaris, responded to this review, 11 July 2014
Thank you so much for your review, we really appreciate it!

And great to hear that you had a good time with us and that you enjoyed the diving.

Well hopefully you (all) will come back again, to fill out some more pages in your logbooks, we would love to sign them again.....

Looking forward to that!
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Shelly Beach, South Africa
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10 reviews
10 attraction reviews
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“Shark Dive”
Reviewed 5 June 2014

The guys picked us up at the cruise ship terminal . Very organized and very friendly. Boat and equipment in good condition . Gave a nice briefing explaining every thing step by step so there was no confusion . These guys seem to know there sharks they seem genuinely interested in sharks and raising awareness to help protect these beautiful animals and changing the negative perceptions people have of them . Well done guys . Keep up the good work .

Visited June 2014
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Thank Jackie N
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divesafaris474, Owner at Dive Safaris, responded to this review, 11 July 2014
Thank you so much for your review!

The Shark Awareness dive is a really awesome dive, and it's great to hear that you enjoyed it!

We just don't want to lose this beautiful animal in the oceans, and we really need them in the oceans to!

So let's spread the word...and thank you again!
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Quebec City, Canada
1 review
“Awesome Dive!!”
Reviewed 3 June 2014

Shop staff extremely helpful and knowledgeable!!
Friendly and very safe!!
Especially taking time with a novice diver (10 dives!!).

Great experience!

Max

Visited June 2014
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divesafaris474, Owner at Dive Safaris, responded to this review, 11 July 2014
Thank you so much for your review!

We really loved it to take you diving, and hopefully you will come back again.

We are looking forward to that one!
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Ocean Isle Beach, North Carolina
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13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Great SCUBA adventure”
Reviewed 30 May 2014

Awesome dive under the watchful eyes of the shop owners and crew makes this group the perfect option for all levels of divers. We had snorkelers, a first time diver, 5 experienced divers and one who took the training to make a shallow dive. We were all very happy with the dive experience as it was suited for each of our levels. Thanks so much from the Allen and Estes Families.

Visited May 2014
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divesafaris474, Owner at Dive Safaris, responded to this review, 11 July 2014
Thank you so much for your review, we really appreciate it!

It is really great to hear you had a good dive and good times with us.

Hopefully you and your family (s) will be back again and do another dive. There are so much more beautiful dive spots we want to show you!

Thanks again!
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Duluth, Georgia
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3 reviews
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“Great diving experience!”
Reviewed 27 May 2014

My wife (see review by Sabrina C) and I enjoyed diving with the crew at Dive Safaris. As new divers (I did my 13th through 19th dives) we are still learning the finer points and of course are a little tenative in the open waters. The guys at DS not only were patient and fun but they gave us great tips that resulted in an improved diving experience for both of us but especially me!

I also wanted to call out the folks at the office, there was a discrepancy in our charges and Helmie worked through the bill and credited us (unexpected in the Caribbean) for charges that were not correct.

Whether you are a new or experienced diver you will enjoy diving with Dive Safaris and we saw many great fish (TONS of sharks) and felt safe and comfortable of every dive!

Visited May 2014
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Thank Paul C
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divesafaris474, Owner at Dive Safaris, responded to this review, 11 July 2014
Thank you so much for your review, we really appreciate it!

It was a pleasure to take you diving and fine tune a little where necessary.

Well hopefully you will be back again on the island and do some more diving.

Looking forward to see you both again!
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