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Scuba Lodge Organizes Successful Clean Up Dive

Scuba Lodge Organizes Successful Clean Up Dive

On Sunday, December 2, the diving instructors of Scuba Lodge Dive Center Pietermaai organized their last cleaning dive of the year.

Scuba Lodge Dive Center Hosts Last Clean-Up Dive Of The Year

Scuba Lodge Dive Center Hosts Last Clean-Up Dive Of The Year

On Sunday, December 2nd, Scuba Lodge Dive Center Pietermaai will host its last clean-up dive of 2018. During the dive, certified divers will try to remove as much debris from the ocean as possible.

A Day's Shore Excursion in Willemstad, Curacao

A Day's Shore Excursion in Willemstad, Curacao

We found the most fantastic little beachfront venue to enjoy our lunch – the Scuba Lodge. We sat in the shade of a palm tree with the sound of the ocean lapping just a few feet away, kicked our shoes off, dug our toes into the sand and ordered an ice-cold El Presidente beer and a sharing platter.

Scuba Lodge Donates Over $2.400 To CARF And GreenKidz

Scuba Lodge Donates Over $2.400 To CARF And GreenKidz

Boutique hotel Scuba Lodge & Ocean Suites in Pietermaai has donated US$ 2.467,- to local foundations Curaçao Animal Rights Foundation (CARF) and GreenKidz. 

The 5 Most Insta-Worthy Places Around Willemstad Curaçao

The 5 Most Insta-Worthy Places Around Willemstad Curaçao

"My personal favorite group of buildings (pictured) is at the east end of Pietermaai at Scuba Lodge. The row of blue, pink, and yellow restored houses really captures the beauty of the neighborhood."

The 10 Best Caribbean Snorkeling Hotels

The 10 Best Caribbean Snorkeling Hotels

"It’s one of the most popular activities for travelers to the Caribbean — snorkeling. There’s just something about grabbing a mask and fins and exploring reefs, coves and beaches that calls on the adventurer in all of us."

Scuba Lodge unveils new Scuba Bus, customized Volkswagen T1 from 1974

Scuba Lodge unveils new Scuba Bus, customized Volkswagen T1 from 1974

"The team of Scuba Lodge Dive Center unveiled their new Scuba Bus, a refurbished Volkswagen T1 from 1974, during a crowded happy hour at City Beach 88 in the Pietermaai District."

These 6 Caribbean Destinations are Cheap (But Amazing) for Summer Travel

These 6 Caribbean Destinations are Cheap (But Amazing) for Summer Travel

Curacao is mostly home to independently owned boutiques, like Scuba Lodge Boutique Hotel & Ocean Suites, which has a dive center and "al fresco" restaurant.

The Cheapest Caribbean Destinations With the Best Drinks

The Cheapest Caribbean Destinations With the Best Drinks

Curaçao’s colorful architecture is one of its biggest assets, which Scuba Lodge & Suites takes full advantage of—its 28 rooms and 11 apartments are housed in rainbow-hued historic buildings.

The Best Active Adventures in Curaçao

The Best Active Adventures in Curaçao

You don’t need to go all the way to Europe to get your fix of Dutch culture. The Caribbean island of Curaçao is an autonomous country within the Kingdom of the Netherlands that is just a four-hour nonstop flight from JFK.

Scuba Lodge: Ocean Views in Curaçao

Scuba Lodge: Ocean Views in Curaçao

"Overall we really enjoyed the stay and the amenities available at Scuba Lodge Hotel. The balcony and ocean view was the perfect relaxing end to our vacation. The location is fantastic as it’s within walking distance to many restaurants, bars, and to downtown Punda. The convenience of having a restaurant and dive school on site is an added bonus!"

5 Budget Destinations Where You Can Learn to Scuba Dive

5 Budget Destinations Where You Can Learn to Scuba Dive

At Scuba Lodge Boutique Hotel & Ocean Suites, guests can combine their love of travel with scuba certification at a price most can afford.  

A Cool New Beach Bar in Curaçao

A Cool New Beach Bar in Curaçao

The Dutch Caribbean island of Curaçao has long been home to some of the Caribbean’s coolest beach bars. But now the island has another hot new beach bar. It’s called City Beach 88, and it just opened its doors in the Pietermaai District.

The Curaçao Diving Adventures of ScubaHankNYC

The Curaçao Diving Adventures of ScubaHankNYC

Since my initial visit, I have returned to Curaçao now six time. When I decided to return to Curaçao this time, Scuba Lodge & Ocean Suites was my choice. I decided on this hotel due to its proximity to downtown Willemstad and because it has a Curaçao Tourist Board approved dive shop.

The Best Scuba Diving Destinations in the Caribbean

The Best Scuba Diving Destinations in the Caribbean

Right now, Curaçao is the Caribbean’s number one scuba diving destination. Everything is here, from 65 spectacular dive sites, a broad collection of top-level dive shops and marvelous underwater beauty. That’s along with some of the Caribbean’s top dive hotels, including the world-famous Lions Dive, the upstart Scuba Lodge and the Marazul, among others.

Whale Shark captured on video by Scuba Lodge

Whale Shark captured on video by Scuba Lodge

On February 8th, dive instructor Daan captured a giant whale shark on video, a rare treat in the waters of Curaçao. Daan was diving with colleagues and tourists at just 15 meters/49 feet deep, when he spotted the whale shark.

Scuba Diving in Curaçao

Scuba Diving in Curaçao

"Scuba Diving in the Caribbean is something you must try once in your life. Recently my partner, Ryan, and I had the chance for the first time in Curaçao. We were on a ten-day cruise and our fourth day we docked in Curaçao to discover some of the island. To mix it up we decided to take our adventures to the sea and to explore the underwater world."

Scuba Lodge Donates More Than $10,000 To CARF And GreenKidz

Scuba Lodge Donates More Than $10,000 To CARF And GreenKidz

Boutique Hotel Scuba Lodge & Ocean Suites in Pietermaai donated more than $ 10,000 to CARF and GreenKidz in 2017. Since January last year, Scuba Lodge donates $1 per room per night to a good cause on behalf of its guests. Those staying at the boutique hotel are asked to make a choice between CARF and GreenKidz.

A Great Boutique Dive Hotel in Curaçao

A Great Boutique Dive Hotel in Curaçao

Curaçao has long been one of the best-kept secrets in Caribbean diving. There’s something for everyone, from wreck diving and reef diving to both bore and shore diving. Indeed, there’s a remarkable array of shore diving options, something that’s hard to find in the region. And if you’re looking for a full-fledged dive hotel, there’s a new favorite: the Scuba Lodge.

15 Photos That Will Make You Fall in Love With Curaçao

15 Photos That Will Make You Fall in Love With Curaçao

There are so many places to have a cold Amstel Bright or a bite to eat right on the water, thanks to a culture that emphasizes it. The Scuba Lodge on the outskirts of town is one perfect seaside spot.