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St. Croix Ultimate Bluewater Adventures (SCUBA), Inc.

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1104 Strand St Ste 14, Christiansted 00820-5003, St. Croix
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We are staying at the buccaneer.. We had training this morning with Jon and I was very nervous... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2016
Hanbeth1988
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Amazing experience!!!

My family and I had so much fun with captain John our instructor Mike and the rest of this... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2016
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The friendliest dive shop on earth operates two dive boats, one from Christiansted and one from Frederiksted, diving all of the moored dive sites along the island's north and west shores. As a full PADI 5 Star IDC training facility SCUBA conducts all scuba dive training from Discover Scuba Diving (intro) courses through professional level.
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1104 Strand St Ste 14, Christiansted 00820-5003, St. Croix
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Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

We are staying at the buccaneer.. We had training this morning with Jon and I was very nervous about doing the scuba dive but I knew my husband wanted to do it so I was gonna try it too! Jon couldn't have been any more...More

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stcroixscuba, Owner at St. Croix Ultimate Bluewater Adventures (SCUBA), Inc., responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2016

Hannah, wow you wrote this great review that same day that you and your husband Discovered Scuba Diving with us. Thank you, both for the review and for diving with us. We love that you're considering becoming a certified diver. Anytime you're ready to get...More

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Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

My family and I had so much fun with captain John our instructor Mike and the rest of this amazingly awesome crew they were fun to o be with especially captain johns jokes!!!! My brother and father loved the patience that Mike had to teach...More

Thank Vanessa H
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stcroixscuba, Owner at St. Croix Ultimate Bluewater Adventures (SCUBA), Inc., responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2016

Vanessa and the entire Orozco family we appreciate your diving and snorkeling with us and thank you Vanessa for taking the time to write the review We love family dive outings and hope you'll be back soon.

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Reviewed 19 July 2016

SCUBA is more than just a dive shop, they are an amazing group of folks who love what they do, and do everything they can to ensure their guests have a great experience. I highly recommend SCUBA! Whether you are an experienced diver or totally...More

Thank lizzclose007
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stcroixscuba, Owner at St. Croix Ultimate Bluewater Adventures (SCUBA), Inc., responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2016

Lizz, thank you for returning to us again for diving. We truly appreciate your continued business since the date we certified you years ago. We always look forward to seeing you again. Thank you also for writing the review.

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Reviewed 19 July 2016

We had a wonderful experience with SCUBA. Everyone in the shop was friendly, knowledgeable and fun. We arrived early in the day so my niece could take the discover scuba class and then dive with us in the afternoon. Mark was the instructor and did...More

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stcroixscuba, Owner at St. Croix Ultimate Bluewater Adventures (SCUBA), Inc., responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2016

Thank you for bringing your family to dive with us and for taking the time to write this great review. We're sorry your niece just wasn't into it but delighted that the rest of you enjoyed it. We love that you're considering coming back again.

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Reviewed 19 July 2016

The entire crew at S.C.U.B.A. was beyond exceptional. Very outgoing and knowledgeable. You can tell they truly enjoy what they do and have fun doing it. During one dive my son had a problem that required him to do a rapid controlled ascent. The diver...More

1  Thank julienotar
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stcroixscuba, Owner at St. Croix Ultimate Bluewater Adventures (SCUBA), Inc., responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2016

Julie, we're delighted that you and your son enjoyed your diving with us and that our crew was able to help with the one small problem that your son experienced. Your description of us as " beyond exceptional" was beyond great to hear. Thank you...More

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Reviewed 18 July 2016

Kip was my instructer. Excellent experience. Highly recommend. He taught me the basics in the pool then took me to the pier to dive in open water. Kip was always checking for my safety. We saw the most beautiful colored corals, fish, turtles, a ray....More

1  Thank Sharon E
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stcroixscuba, Owner at St. Croix Ultimate Bluewater Adventures (SCUBA), Inc., responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2016

Sharon thank you for Discovering Scuba Diving with us and for writing the review. Our Instructors, including Kip, love teaching this course as it gives them a tremendous amount of satisfaction to be able to take someone on their first ever underwater experience. We're delighted...More

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Reviewed 18 July 2016

We were on their boat as Sweet Bottom customers/divers, but they looked out for us just the same. The Captain was very knowledgeable, gave a great overview of safety and features of the boat. He also gave us great recommendations on places to get lunch...More

Thank Sara W
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stcroixscuba, Owner at St. Croix Ultimate Bluewater Adventures (SCUBA), Inc., responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2016

Sara, thank you for writing this great review of us. Even though you came to us with another shop who regularly uses us for their boat diving we appreciate you taking the time to write a review of us. Thank you.

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Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

I completed my Advanced Open Water Certification this past week while staying at The Buccaneer Hotel in St.Croix. My instructors Mike and Matt were patient, encouraging and through. As a former educator myself I appreciated the extra time they spent with me since only a...More

Thank Peter B
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stcroixscuba, Owner at St. Croix Ultimate Bluewater Adventures (SCUBA), Inc., responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2016

Jim, thank you for coming to us for your Openwater certification. We are delighted that you enjoyed it so much that you jumped right into the Advanced course. Coming from someone who worked in education it's wonderful that you liked our teaching so well and...More

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Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

Great service and convenience. This is our second trip to the island and our second trip out with SCUBA. We stayed at the Holger Danske which is on the boardwalk right next door to the boat. It only took us 2 minutes to get from...More

Thank TammyCar826
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stcroixscuba, Owner at St. Croix Ultimate Bluewater Adventures (SCUBA), Inc., responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2016

Tammy, thank you for coming back to dive with us again and taking the time to write this great review. I love your comment "so easy and hey we are on vacation". Absolutely! That's what we strive for, to do as much as we can...More

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Reviewed 13 July 2016

Four of us came down for a girls dive week. Two were completing their diving certification. One was a dive master and I was certified years ago and was just getting back into it. Since the dive master had a relationship already with them and...More

Thank SanAntonioGigi
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stcroixscuba, Owner at St. Croix Ultimate Bluewater Adventures (SCUBA), Inc., responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2016

Gigi, thank you for bringing your friends to us for diving and for taking the time to write the review. A girl's weeks diving sounds like a wonderful idea. You were a little early for National Women's Dive Day so start planning now to return...More

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Yes! They have many options to chose from.
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No - that would fall under completely different service provision and require a whole other level of insurance.
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Response from Jacqueline L | Reviewed this property |
I had the same situation when I was in Cancun. I think it depends on the Dive company and the space on board the boat. Most of the time the extra space is needed for the equipment. SCUBA has a large boat but safety rules may... More
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