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Mermaid Dive Center

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Bubali # 112-J, Noord, Aruba
+297 593 3920
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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 40 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 & Night Dive.
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Bubali # 112-J, Noord, Aruba
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+297 593 3920
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent a week in Aruba and dove twice daily boat dives with Mermaid dive shop. From the very first contact with them I was impressed with their professionalism and friendliness! Carlos, the owner, was super responsive to my questions before we arrived in Aruba....More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Carlos the shop owner was great, very knowledgeable and ensures that you are taken care of. They are a top-notch shop, full service and they have equipment to fill their own tanks so they are well kept. I did 4 dives over two days -...More

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Reviewed 1 June 2018

Unfortunately I had a very disappointing experience with Mermaid. I had filled out an online reservation form 4 days before I was set to do a 2 tank fun dive and received confirmation via email. However, I was unable to reach anyone (by email or...More

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Reviewed 27 May 2018

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Reviewed 23 May 2018

First timer for myself and others, some intermediate, great instructor, (Family Business) and dive over all. We arrived in the AM, finished around 3 PM. Make sure to wear your swimsuit. (Yes I forgot it.) Swimming pool for practice prior to the beach. Go pay...More

Thank Cassandra V
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Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

Booked on line with mermaid,great communication Carlos answered all my questions very quickly. When we got to Aruba,Carlos picked us up at the cruise port and took us right to the boat since we had all our own gear. No one else had booked for...More

1  Thank Peter G
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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

The dives were lovely. The boat captain, Hubert was helpful and funny. Wendy, the dive master pictured in the middle, was amazing. She is knowledgeable and helpful. She kept us safe and aware without belittling or demeaning anyone. She remembered our diving needs from one...More

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twofortennis
13 October 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
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travelmama45
17 December 2016|
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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.
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JKoz
28 February 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
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