one of the top 5 dive operations in the western hemisphere
scuba diving is always included.
Certification is required to dive, but even if you've never dived before, our brief introductory PADI Resort Certification program* will have you experiencing a whole new underwater world that same day. With top-of-the-line equipment, state-of-the-art Newton Dive Boats, a PADI® certified staff and unparalleled dive locations, it's no wonder Sandals has been voted one of the Top 5 Dive Operations in the Western Hemisphere by PADI®.
*available for a nominal fee of $100 USD
Take a short on-resort course (for a nominal fee) and start diving the same day. This resort qualifies you for one dive (max 30 ft.) per day and is valid for the duration of your stay.
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Enroll in the PADI eLearning program and save vacation time by completing the 8‐hour classroom portion online at your own pace before you arrive. Take the practical exam with our PADI certified instructor on resort and dive that same day. Your PADI certification is valid anywhere in the world.
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At Sandals when we say we include SCUBA, we mean it! If you’re a certified diver, we let you dive every day (except your departure day) ‐ twice a day with one tank or once a day with two tanks. We provide you with the most comprehensive diving program, voted by PADI as one of the Top 5 in the Western Hemisphere. We use the very best equipment, the best dive boats, PADI‐trained staff and the most dive sites.
Best of all, it’s all included!
Sandals highly experienced PADI® certified staff works in partnership with DAN® to bring you unparalleled dive experiences at exotic sites. Enjoy everything from spectacular reefs and shipwrecks to drop-offs and underwater caves.
Scuba diving at Sandals truly offers you the very best in equipment, staff and unbelievable dive sites – all included!Learn More
The Sandals fleet of specially designed, twin diesel Newton boats provide you with everything you need for a spectacular diving experience.Learn More