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Booking a Scuba Diving Vacation with Ocean Encounters

Booking a Scuba Diving Vacation to Curaçao

Booking a scuba diving vacation to Curaçao with Ocean Encounters is an exhilarating experience that promises adventure, relaxation, and unforgettable underwater encounters. Curaçao, a jewel in the Caribbean, is renowned for its vibrant marine life, crystal-clear waters, and stunning coral reefs. Ocean Encounters, one of the island’s premier dive operators, offers a seamless booking process and a range of comprehensive sleep and dive packages that cater to divers of all levels. In this guide, we’ll walk you through the process of booking your dream dive vacation with Ocean Encounters and highlight the fantastic packages available, including accommodations at the LionsDive Beach Resort and the Sunscape Curaçao Resort, multi-day 2 tank boat diving, unlimited shore diving, meal packages, round-trip airport transportation, and more.

Why Choose Curaçao for Your Scuba Diving Vacation?

Curaçao is a premier destination for scuba diving enthusiasts, offering an unparalleled underwater adventure. The island’s diverse underwater landscapes boast everything from vibrant shallow reefs to dramatic drop-offs and fascinating shipwrecks. Divers can explore thriving coral gardens teeming with marine life, ensuring an unforgettable experience for both novice and experienced divers.

Curaçao’s warm, crystal-clear waters provide excellent visibility year-round, enhancing the underwater experience. Unlike more crowded dive spots, Curaçao offers relatively uncrowded sites, allowing for a more personal and immersive exploration of its underwater treasures. With its stunning marine biodiversity and pristine diving conditions, Curaçao is the perfect choice for an extraordinary scuba diving vacation.

Why Consider Booking with Ocean Encounters?

Ocean Encounters stands out as the premier choice for booking a scuba diving vacation in Curaçao for several reasons:

Comprehensive Packages

Ocean Encounters offers a variety of sleep and dive packages that include everything you need for a hassle-free vacation.

Expertise and Experience

With years of experience and a team of professional instructors and guides, Ocean Encounters ensures a safe and enjoyable diving experience.


From airport transfers to meal plans, Ocean Encounters takes care of all the logistics, so you can focus on enjoying your vacation.

Diverse Diving Options

Whether you prefer boat diving, shore diving, or night diving, Ocean Encounters has a package that suits your needs.

How to Book Your Dive Vacation

Booking your scuba diving vacation with Ocean Encounters is a straightforward process. Here’s how you can do it:

Step 1: Explore the Dive Vacation Options and Packages

Start by exploring the detailed information about the available packages, accommodations, and diving options. You can browse through the various offerings and select the package that best suits your preferences and budget.

Step 2: Choose Your Accommodation

Ocean Encounters offers accommodations at two of Curaçao’s top resorts: LionsDive Beach Resort and Sunscape Curaçao Resort.

LionsDive Beach Resort

This eco-friendly dive resort is situated on the beautiful Mambo Beach and offers a tranquil setting with modern amenities. The resort features comfortable rooms, suites, and apartments, three swimming pools, a wellness center, and several dining options. Its close proximity to the Ocean Encounters dive shop makes it an ideal choice for divers.

Sunscape Curaçao Resort

Located on a private beach, this 3 star all-inclusive resort offers a range of rooms and suites, four swimming pools, a variety of dining options, and numerous activities for guests. The all-inclusive nature of Sunscape Curaçao Resort makes it a convenient choice for families and those looking for a worry-free vacation.

Ocean Encounters offers the ultimate Curaçao scuba diving experience combined with Sleep and Dive Packages with the Best Dive Resorts in Curaçao
LionsDive Beach Resort
Sunscape Curaçao Resort

Step 3: Select Your Dive Package

Ocean Encounters offers several dive packages to suit different preferences and experience levels:

Multi-Day 2 Tank Boat Diving

Multi-day diving packages include daily 2 tank boat dives to some of the best dive sites around Curaçao. You’ll have the opportunity to explore vibrant coral reefs, encounter a variety of marine life, and visit fascinating wrecks. Additionally, these packages combine boat diving with unlimited shore diving, offering the best of both worlds.

Unlimited Shore Diving

For those who prefer the flexibility of diving at their own pace, the unlimited shore diving packages is perfect. You can dive from the shore as many times as you like, exploring the house reefs and nearby dive sites.

Step 4: Add-On Options

To enhance your dive vacation, consider adding on some of the following options:

Lionfish Scuba Dive Experience

Whether you are staying at LionsDive Beach Resort, Sunscape Curacao Resort or any of on-island accommodation, Ocean Encounters organizes groups and provide lessons on how to safely search for and catch Lionfish without disturbing or harming the surrounding reef.

Fluorescent Night Dives

Discover the mesmerizing glow of underwater life with a fluorescent night dive.

Specialty Courses

Improve your diving skills with specialty courses offered by Ocean Encounters, such as the coral restoration specialty diver course, nitrox diver, drift diver, and more.

Reef Renewal Curacao at Ocean Encounters
Become a Coral Restoration Specialty Diver

Step 5: Meal Packages

Both LionsDive Beach Resort and Sunscape Curaçao Resort offer meal packages that ensure you have delicious dining options throughout your stay. Sunscape, being an all-inclusive resort, includes meals and drinks in the package. At LionsDive, you can choose from several á la carte meal plans that cater to different tastes and dietary requirements.

Step 6: Arrange Transportation

Ocean Encounters provides round-trip airport transportation, making your arrival and departure stress-free. Simply provide your flight details when booking, and a representative will be there to greet you at the airport and transfer you to your resort.

Step 7: Confirm Your Booking

Once you have selected your accommodation, dive package, add-ons, and transportation, review your choices and contact the Ocean Encounters reservations team. They can confirm your booking and provide a secure link. You will receive a confirmation email with all the details of your dive vacation.

The Benefits of Booking with Ocean Encounters

Booking your scuba diving vacation with Ocean Encounters offers numerous benefits that ensure a seamless and enjoyable experience:

Ocean Encounters is the One Stop Dive Shop

Ocean Encounters takes care of all the details, from accommodations and diving to meals and transportation. This one-stop-shop approach saves you time and effort, allowing you to focus on enjoying your vacation.

Professional and Friendly Dive Team

The team at Ocean Encounters is known for their professionalism and friendliness. They are dedicated to making your diving experience safe, enjoyable, and memorable.

State-of-the-Art Equipment

Ocean Encounters uses top-of-the-line diving equipment and maintains it to the highest standards, ensuring your safety and comfort. Learn more about Ocean Encounters high quality fill station and compressors, plus their impressive rental gear and fleet of 5 custom dive boats

Convenient Locations

The dive shops are conveniently located at LionsDive Beach Resort and the Sunscape Curaçao, making it easy to access both boat diving and shore diving from both resorts.

Diverse Diving Experiences

With a variety of dive sites, including coral reefs, wrecks, and walls, you’ll never run out of places to explore. Ocean Encounters offers diving experiences that cater to all levels of divers, from beginners to advanced.

Environmental Responsibility

Ocean Encounters is committed to protecting the marine environment. They participate in various conservation initiatives and promote responsible diving practices.

Discover the Underwater Wonders of Curaçao

Curaçao’s underwater world is a treasure trove waiting to be explored. Here are some highlights of what you can expect:

Amazing Coral Reefs

The island is surrounded by healthy coral reefs that are home to a diverse array of marine life, including colorful fish, sea turtles, and rays.

Historic Shipwrecks

Dive sites like the Superior Producer and Tugboat wreck offer fascinating glimpses into the island’s maritime history.

Diverse Marine Life

From tiny seahorses to majestic eagle rays, Curaçao’s waters are teeming with marine life. Night dives reveal a different side of the reef, with nocturnal creatures coming out to play.

Warm Turquoise Waters

With visibility often exceeding 100 feet, Curaçao’s warm turquoise waters provide the perfect conditions for underwater photography and videography.

Get Ready: Booking is Easy with Ocean Encounters

Are you ready to embark on the scuba diving adventure of a lifetime? Booking your dive vacation to Curaçao with Ocean Encounters is the first step towards an unforgettable experience. Contact the Ocean Encounters reservations team today to explore the fantastic sleep and dive packages available. Choose your preferred accommodation, dive package, and add-ons, and let Ocean Encounters handle the rest. Dive into the vibrant underwater world of Curaçao, where adventure and relaxation await.

Don’t wait – book your scuba diving vacation with Ocean Encounters now and discover why Curaçao is one of the Caribbean’s top diving destinations. Your underwater adventure starts here!