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Aruba Bob Snorkeling

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Club Arias, Savaneta, Aruba
+297 745 7459
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Alex is a fantastic guide

We booked the private tour with Alex. I recommend opting for them to collect you too from your... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
UKjch
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Amazing Snorkel Adventure

Opted for the private tour. Well worth the few extra dollars. Alex was a great guide. The water... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
TravelingDs1998
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Konigswinter, Germany
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Using our underwater scooters, we can show anyone from beginners to experienced snorkelers a fun and unique way to discover the best snorkeling Aruba has to offer. We snorkel off the beach in an area called Mangle Halto. It is by far the best coral and marine life on the island. Your group sizes can range anywhere from 1 person to 8 people, although we can can accommodate larger groups during certain times. Please email for further information on larger groups. For more information please read our FAQ page on our website.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Club Arias, Savaneta, Aruba
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We booked the private tour with Alex. I recommend opting for them to collect you too from your hotel, cheaper than a taxi and no issues with you wearing damp clothes on the way back (like taxis can have) They provide and the equipment for...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Opted for the private tour. Well worth the few extra dollars. Alex was a great guide. The water scooters allowed us to see so much more area. Loved they include the photos in with the package. Definitely recommend.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Alex rocks! Was very patient with me and my wife novice snorkelers that we are. The sea was rough and he basically guide us by the hand. The tour was incredible. We actually saw an octopus. My one compliant was how roughly the sea was!...More

Thank Joseph J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Well at 70 I decided to start my bucket list . Each year it gets crazier. This power snorkeling was fun but a real workout. Great teacher , glad we went but The machine weighed a lot😍More

Thank Judy L
ArubaBob-Snorkeling, Owner at Aruba Bob Snorkeling, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Judy, Thank you for your review! We are glad that you had a great time snorkeling with Aruba Bob, although I am unsure how you booked a tour with our company in the first place. We do not take anyone 70+ because of our...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My husband and I had a PHENOMENAL snorkeling experience with Aruba Bob. The team was extremely friendly and accommodating. The snorkeling was some of the best on the island.This is a must-do excursion!!

Thank Kelly K
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Best snorkeling in Aruba. You use a scooter to help you. The staff is amazing. It is worth paying 100 bucks.

Thank RafaelVeeck
Reviewed 2 November 2017

YUP--some things you just owe it to yourself to do, maybe to splurge on! And I am so glad my wife and I decided to include Aruba Bob's on our "to do list" this most recent trip to the Happy Island! Kyra, our guide, could...More

1  Thank Sam B
Reviewed 16 October 2017

My husband and i decided to do a tour as i was getting bored with the DIY snorkelling that we have been doing. I am absolutely happy that we did. With the strong current and my weak swimming skills, i definitely needed the power tool...More

Thank msblu b
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Loved this! Great guides, great Instruction, and great overall experience! They take so many pics for you included in the price and send them to your Dropbox. Will do again next year !

Thank dawn m
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

I found Aruba Bob based on other trip advisor recommendations, and they were absolutely right. This was my favorite activity on the island, hands down. Aruba Bob himself picked us up from the hotel and we had great conversations on the drive to their shop....More

1  Thank Kate L
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deucegirl7272
27 October 2017|
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Response from Barbara R | Reviewed this property |
I asked them after we got our pictures and they said they use an Olympus TG4 camera.
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btraveling2016
14 July 2017|
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Response from ArubaBob-Snorkeling | Property representative |
Hi there, I'm afraid we only do snorkeling tours and do not have snuba. Kyra@ArubaBob
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JUST0722
We will be in Aruba from June 27th to July 4th....my husband, myself and 13 year old son. How much lead time do you need. It would be a group tour likely. What is the cost difference between the group and private tours and how much time in advance if at all do we need to book either tour. Also my husband and I have snorkeled before but never with the seabob propulsion. My son has not. We aren't accustomed to holding our breath for long periods of time. for myself I'm picturing having to come up for air frequently which gets in the way of the experience but no real difference for anyone else except maybe divers and the like. from the earlier post transportation is not included in the costs of the trip. If we have a rental car it is best to use it? Also regarding underwater photos-with the seabob it isn't possible do you provide photos for all customers and is there a fee for providing shots of us and all we see on the tour? Thank you. Susan Jacobs
31 May 2017|
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Response from David L | Reviewed this property |
Private cost was $125 and group $100. Worrying about air is not a concern as you can stay on the snorkel at all times. Divers have the option of diving shallow or deep but I never chose to do so. Photos are taking by the... More
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