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US$ 90.00
2 travellers
What to Expect
Resort scuba diving includes DVD presentation lecture and pool training equipment, real coral reef boat dive.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Mermaid Dive Center Aruba, San Miguel 112 J San Miguel Noord, Noord, Aruba

Traveler pickup is offered
Hotel pick-up time is between 30 -60 minutes before the dive schedule times.
Departure Time
11 am 
real dive 2:00 pm
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • transportation from and to any High rise, Low rise Hotels & Cruise terminal, Tanks, Weights, Mask & Snorkel, Fins, Boat Trips, Boat Captain, PADI Dive Master/Instructor, Ice coolers fresh water and Juice, Cookies, Fresh Fruits & Chocolate. On board restroom including toilet with push button for automatic flush. A big fresh water bucket for digital underwater camera and a Big Fresh water equipment rinse tank.
  • All Coast Guard approved Safety Equipment, VHF Marine Radio, Medic First Aid and two Oxygen tanks.
  • Snacks
  • Bottled water
  • Use of SCUBA equipment
  • Entry/Admission - Mermaid Dive Center
  • Gratuities
  • The listed price does not include surcharge, payable at the time of tour check-in.
  • Sales tax 6%, payable at the time of activity.
  • Rental wet suit available for US$9.00 p/p p/t.
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 3 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Minimum age is 10 years and under the age of 18 must have parent or guardian signature and must be accompanying by parent.
  • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide.
  • A maximum of 12 people per booking.
  • Not recommended for participants with back problems heart complaints or other serious medical conditions
  • Participants may be required to complete a health questionnaire prior to diving if some preexisting medical conditions (example asthma, heart conditions, etc.) that may prevent you from diving, please consult your doctor prior so he or she can clear you for scuba diving. Download medical form: https://www.padi.com/documents/padi-courses/2.1.5%20rstc%20medstate%20v201.pdf
  • Evidence of dive certification card is required prior to time of activity from certified divers wishing to participate in refresher course for a period of more than 1-2 year without scuba diving.
  • No Diving within 24 hours of flying is recommended.
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Maximum 4 resort divers per Dive Instructor.
  • Maximum depth is 40 feet for resort divers.
  • Participants must sign a diving release & waiver and medical statement.
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 4 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Popular mentions
I went diving with Carlos and he was very flexible in helping me to fit it into my schedule (was only in Aruba for a day from a cruise). The water was awesome. Carlos was very friendly and helpful. I wouldn't hesitate at all to go back and dive with Mermaid again.
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Response from MermaidDiversAruba, Owner at Resort Course
Responded 22 Aug 2019
Dear Doug, We would like to thank you for taking the time to write a review on TripAdvisor. Thank you for recommending us to anyone looking to dive in Aruba. We really appreciate you doing the two-tank reef dives with us and that you enjoy it while visiting from the cruise ship. Looking forward to your return to Aruba and to have some more Fun, Safe and enjoyable diving with us. Best Regards. Carlos
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My sister, 18 year old niece, and myself completed the resort course with Wendy. She was very good and patient with us. We dove with Carlos. It was amazing! We loved it so much we asked if we could dive again the next day! The next day we did two dives and they did not
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Response from MermaidDiversAruba, Owner at Resort Course
Responded 27 Jun 2019
Dear Guest, We like to thank you for taking the time in writing a review on TripAdvisor. We really appreciate you doing the resort course and diving with us and that you like it so much and repeat the experience twice. Thank you for recommending us to anyone looking to diving in Aruba. Look forward to your return and have some more Fun, Safe and enjoyable diving. Best Regards. Carlos
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We just finished the Resort Course and dive. My daughter has never been diving before and Carlos and Wendy were very attentive. I haven't been diving for many years and Tatiana and Carlos both went above and beyond to try any find my PADI certification records. Hubert is a
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Key Details
  • Duration: 4h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Languages Offered: English, Dutch, Spanish
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