Curacao’s Best Dive Courses

One life, Dive it! But to be able to you must get certified first. Ocean Encounters offers all necessary Dive Courses to get you (PADI / SSI) certified!

Wether you are a newby or already certified and wishing to grow your knowledge and abilities, we have the right Dive Courses for you.

  •   Ocean Encounters are the best caring,cautious and most of all FUNNNNN dive guides .
    Such a great experience I went alone and left making many friends under... read more


      My family first went diving with Ocean Encounters in July 2019 with our newly certified 13 year old. Being newly certified, our son was a bit nervous but... read more


      I have been diving around the world and I’m currently working on becoming an instructor. I have been to Curaçao this February 2020, I am supposed to go to Belize... read more

  •   I recommend Ocean Encounters if you plan on scuba diving during your visit to Curacao.

    Our group, RU4 Scuba of Rochester, departed daily from their facility at... read more

    Peter S

      I traveled with a group for a week of diving with Ocean Encounters and had a wonderful time. Our dive masters Chris and Cynthia were awesome, lots of fun and... read more


      Super outfit. Very professional, well organised. Lovely dive staff, very helpful.. Alot of fun too. Definitely a place I would recommend shame I was not able to dive more. Thank... read more

    adrian w
  •   After a bunch of "discovery" dives at various resort destinations, I decided to devote a couple of vacation days to completing my open water diver certification with the great team... read more


      For ten days I scuba dived with Coral Restoration Curacao which is based at Ocean Encounters diving connected with Lions Dive Beach Resort. Coral Restoration Curacao taught me a lot about... read more


      Well organized operation. 3 days, 6 dives. Great staff, nice boat. Very professional. Followed all safety protocol. 12 to 14 divers on a boat.

    Randy C
  •   Ocean Encounters and Coral Restoration Curacao (CRC) have a great partnership going. I was able to complete my PADI Coral Restoration Diver Specialty with them and then put my... read more


      Did a week of diving after not having do much in years. Did a checkout dive to get comfortable. By the end of a week did a wreck dive and... read more