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Dive Review of Octopous Diving in
St. Maarten/DUTCH SIDE OF ST MARTIN

Octopous Diving: "OCTOPUSDIVING .COM CANCELED- MY- DIVE.. BUT DID NOT CHARGE ME", Feb, 2016,

by Robert Levine, NJ, US ( 1 report). Report 8835.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience Over 1000 dives
Where else diving COCOS ISLAND 2X TRUK LAGOON , TAHITI, ALLOVER SOUTH AMERICA UP AND DOWN THE EAST COAST USA FROM FLA TO MAINE, PUERO RICO, MEXICO , LIVING UNDERWATER DAVID, BUT MOST NEW JERSEY COLD, DARK, POOR VIZ BUT OVER 4000 SHIP WRECKS
Closest Airport CRUISE SHIP Getting There CRUISE SHIP ONE DAY ONLY

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny, dry Seas calm
Water Temp to Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility to Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile ?
Enforced diving restrictions DIVE SHOP CANCELED ON ME..DUE BAD BUSINESS PRACTICES DID NOT EVEN TRY TO FIND ME ANOTHER DIVE SHOP OR DIVE BOAT
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? N/A

What I Saw

Sharks None Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles None Whales None
Corals N/A Tropical Fish For Subscribers Only
Small Critters For Subscribers Only Large Fish For Subscribers Only
Large Pelagics For Subscribers Only

Underwater Photography 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Subject Matter For Subscribers Only Boat Facilities N/A
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
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Ratings and Overall Comments 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Accommodations For Subscribers Only Food N/A
Service and Attitude For Subscribers Only Environmental Sensitivity For Subscribers Only
Dive Operation For Subscribers Only Shore Diving For Subscribers Only
Snorkeling N/A
Value for $$ For Subscribers Only
Beginners 1 stars
Advanced For Subscribers Only
Comments I BOOKED THIS DIVE ON LINE IN DECEMBER 22 2015 I EMAILED THE DIVE SHOP TOLD THEM I WANTED TO DIVE FEB 18 2016 THURSDAY 8;00AM. THE NAME OF THE CRUISE SHIP AND I WOULD BE IN PORT JUST ONE DAY THEY SENT ME A CONFERMATION.I ARRIVED IN ST. MARTIN ON TIME 7;00 AM WALKED TO THERE DIVE SHOP OCTOPUS 20 MIN WALK.. WAITED TO 8;10 AM WHEN THE MAN WHO OPENED THE SHOP( not the ouner) TOLD ME MY DIVE WAS CANCELD..WHY BECAUSE I WAS THE ONLY DIVER TO BOOK THAT DAY..GUESS THATS DUE TO BAD BUSINESS PRACTICES..I HAD DROVE 1200 MILES FRO ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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