We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

JADS Dive Center

#1 of 14 things to do in San Nicolas Features Animals
Seroe Colorado 245E | Baby Beach, San Nicolas, Aruba
+297 584 6070
Review Highlights
Best in Aruba

I have visited Aruba almost every year since I have began diving around 2004. I dived with various... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
A TripAdvisor Member
via mobile
Great diving with JADS again!

Just back from another visit to Aruba and my 3rd time diving with JADS. Three times because this... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
David S
Read all 814 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
By working in small groups this allows us the flexibility to adapt to our guests experience a/o needs. Most of our guests are boat diving from our 36' vessel conveniently docked behind the airport.We make scuba diving on your Aruba vacation convenient and enjoyable.Once you arrive at JADS you are more then a guest; you become family. On property: Bar & Grill, rinse area, washrooms...All experience levels are welcomed.
  • Excellent91%
  • Very good6%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“dive shop” (105 reviews)
“dive master” (134 reviews)
“rocky beach” (41 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Hours Today: 08:30 - 17:00
Seroe Colorado 245E | Baby Beach, San Nicolas, Aruba
+297 584 6070
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (814)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 773 reviews

A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I have visited Aruba almost every year since I have began diving around 2004. I dived with various shops which includes most of those on the island. I first dived with JADS about 8 years ago and have dived with them exclusively since. They are...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 days ago

Just back from another visit to Aruba and my 3rd time diving with JADS. Three times because this is a well run operation with good equipment rentals, with nice dive boats that max out at about 10 divers so small groups. The dive masters, JP,...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 1 week ago

I dove with JADS on two separate days during my stay in Aruba and both days were outstanding. Sue was my dive master both days and she was fantastic. All of the dive masters and the rest of the crew were very friendly, helpful, professional,...More

Thank egedney
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an amazing experience at Jads! This was our first time diving and Eric did a great job keeping us safe while taking us to beautiful places under the water.

Thank 636esther
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was my girlfriend first time diving in the ocean. We needed a good Spanish speaking, safety minded dive staff. We found it at JADS. JP took extra time and had patience for new divers. But also had great support for experienced divers. You must...More

Thank Boon333
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were just in town for a couple days and wanted to get a quick dive in. We had the pleasure of diving with Rudolph who was a great guide! We actually dove from the back of his house (it's a hell of a backyard...More

Thank SangitaRivera
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked online and worked out all the details with the staff via email, which was very convenient. Transportation to and from the boat was included! And our dive master, Rudolf was very knowledgable and super helpful! I had a little anxiety on my first dive...More

Thank Julissa P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Boat dive, shore dive,night dive, wreck dive,....openwaterdiver, advance,dive master..whatever dive you do, which ever diver you are.., best dives on Aruba are with JADS DIVE CENTER! All equipmemt, friendy staff, smiling folks, all padi certified. And tonnage years of experience. Enjoy.., see you under the...More

Thank Armando M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have being going to Aruba for the last 8 years and my wife has always been put off diving because she doesn't like fish Well we know the guys from JADS they are the best JP said come and try it !! So we...More

Thank marcus1159
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We really wanted to do a couple of Dives while we were in Aruba the week of 06/24 to 07/01 but didn't know anything about the Dive Companies that offer Dives in Aruba. We did a little research and found JADS Dive Center. They had...More

Thank schwenkfamily101
Nearby Restaurants
Kamini's Kitchen
469 reviews
2.43 km away
The Flying Fishbone
3,875 reviews
7.50 km away
Charlie's Bar & Restaurant
333 reviews
3.33 km away
2,245 reviews
7.80 km away
Nearby Attractions
Aruba Bob Snorkeling
1,382 reviews
7.90 km away
Baby Beach
3,509 reviews
.37 km away
Anchor in Memory of All Seamen
225 reviews
2.34 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
4 March 2017|
Answer Show all 7 answers
Response from JADSDIVEARUBA | Property representative |
Yes, we do. Trip advisor does not allow me to send my email and website information to you. Please google JADS Dive Center Aruba and then send us an email and I will send you all the information that you need.
9 December 2016|
Answer Show all 4 answers
Response from clayrufus | Reviewed this property |
Just email them directly at Jads (just go to their website for email address). They're very good about a prompt response. I suspect they may do a charter.
10 July 2016|
Answer Show all 5 answers
Response from Crazy_Bill_Florida | Reviewed this property |
Yes. One day they picked up at the dock in front of your hotel. We had a reef dive a 30 feet and a wreck dive at 40 feet right off shore. The wreck is called Antilla. Both of these are easy. Just talk to them about wanting a... More