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LionsDive Beach Resort

4 star hotel
PO Box 4923, Bapor Kibra, Willemstad, Netherlands Antilles 4923, Curaçao
137 rooms
FREE Internet

Ocean Encounters

PADI 5 star dive center
Max 10 divers per guide

Package highlights

  • 4* resort on a private, palm studded beach
  • Overlooking Curacao's National Underwater Park
  • 50 meter sports pool, wellness club
  • Santai Spa offering massage, beauty treatments
  • 4 restaurants, live music, happy hours
  • 5 minutes' drive from Willemstad (free shuttle bus)

Dates & Prices

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You only need to pay 48h after your booking is confirmed.

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10% CHEAPER on average than booking rooms & diving direct.
EXCLUSIVE BENEFITS such as free DAN dive insurance.
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Booking process


Once we receive your booking, we double check availability with the dive operator and reserve your spot


We usually get back to you within 24 hours to confirm that your booking is final


You then have 48 hours to take care of other travel arrangements. Your credit card will only be charged after that period

Payment & cancellation

Payment terms

  • Now: 0%
  • 48 hours after booking confirmation: 50%
  • 44 days before trip start: 100%

Cancellation fee

Free cancellation for 48h after confirmation

Holiday Season (21 Dec 2019 - 4 Jan 2020)

50% of the room charges, if cancelled within 30 days of arrival · For cancellations on the arrival day or early departures we charge the full amount and no refunds are possible 

Winter/Summer Season (5 Jan 2020 - 18 Dec 2020)

50% of the room charges, if cancelled within 7 days of arrival · For cancellations on the arrival day or early departures we charge the full amount and no refunds are possible 

Exception: all rates based on Early Bird offers are prepaid and non-refundable in case of cancellation or modification.

Explore diving around the LionsDive Beach Resort

What to see

English is widely used
The Netherlands Antillean guilder or US$
GMT -5
Natural hazards:
Not in the hurricane belt
Diving season:
12 months
Water temperature:
Air Temperature

Dive Center


  • PADI 5* Dive Resort in Curacao
  • Coral Resortation Foundation Curacao, PADI Green Star Award
  • 2 fully-equipped dive facilities across the island
  • 'One stop shop' for diving all around Curacao
  • Shore dive on beautiful house reefs in front of each dive center
  • Full range of PADI courses available


Ocean Encounters is a PADI 5* Dive Resort with more than 20 years of experience. 

In addition, they host the Coral Restoration Foundation Curacao and hold the PADI Green Star Award. With Ocean Encounters, you will have the opportunity to dive the entire island.

Ocean Encounters has facilities at LionsDive Beach Resort and Sunscape All-Inclusive. This affords maximum convenience in accessing the dive boats and best dive sites without even leaving the resort!

Both facilities at Sunscape All-Inclusive and Lions Dive & Beach Resort have a beautiful house reef in front of the dive shop, ideal for shore diving.

Ocean Encounters offers a full range of recreational training and specialties. No matter where you are in your diving life, Ocean Encounters will have something to teach you!

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Diving Facilities

  • Shop
  • Training Pool
  • Beach Front Location
  • Fish Id And Diving Books
  • Wi-Fi (Free)
  • House Reef
  • Facilities For Disabled Guests
  • Air Conditioning
  • Warm-Water Showers

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Dutch
  • Other
  • German
  • Spanish
  • Portuguese

PADI® Courses Available

  • Open Water Diver
  • Advanced Open Water Diver
  • Free-Diving Course
  • Technical Diving Courses
  • Intro Dives/Discover Scuba Diving
  • Scuba Refresher
  • Rescue Diver
  • Divemaster
  • Divemaster Internship
  • Kids Courses
  • Nitrox Certification
  • Underwater Photography
  • Deep Diver Certification
  • Night Diver
  • Wreck Diver
  • Drift Diving
  • Boat Diver
  • Peak Performance Buoyancy
  • Sidemount Diver
  • Other Specialties

Diving gear

  • Nitrox ($)
  • Filling Station
  • Tanks With Int (Yoke) Valves
  • Tanks With Din Valves
  • Din/Int Adapters
  • 15L Tanks Available

PADI membership level

  • Padi 5 Star Idc Resort
  • Padi Tecrec Facility
  • Padi 5 Star Dive Resort
  • Padi Green Star Award

Dive boat facilities

  • Fresh Water Shower
  • Shaded Space
  • Seating Area
  • Surface Interval Snacks
  • Toilet
  • Custom Built
  • Ladder
  • Camera Rinse Tanks
  • Drinking Water

For your safety

  • Emergency Oxygen Kit
  • Automatic External Defibrillator (Aed)
  • First Aid Kits
  • Vhf Radio

Resort Amenities


  • Cultural Excursions
  • Live Music
  • Sunset Cruises
  • Hiking


  • Restaurant
  • Beach Front
  • Bar / Lounge
  • Swimming Pool(S)
  • Garden
  • Facilities For Disabled Guests

Sports & Watersports

  • Snorkeling
  • Stand-Up Paddling
  • Windsurfing
  • Surfing
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Fishing
  • Golf (Close By)
  • Cycling
  • Beach Volleyball


  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • Amex
  • Cash (Usd)
  • Cash (Local Currency)

Amenities & services

  • Wi-Fi (Free)
  • Air-Conditioning

Wellness & Relaxation

  • Fitness Center/Gym
  • Spa Facility
  • Sauna
  • Massage Services
  • Beauty Treatments
  • Yoga

Food & drink

  • Buffet
  • A La Carte
  • Snacks All Day
  • Alcohol
  • Vegetarian Food
  • Gluten Free Food

Great for families

  • Babysitting/Child Services

Resort Description

LionsDive Beach Resort sits on an idyllic private beach that overlooks the fringing reef of the island's National Underwater Park.

The hotel offers a range of rooms and self-catering apartments to suit couples, groups and families. The resort has a 50 meter sports pool, wellness club and Santai Spa. 

There are 4 bar-restaurants on the beach, by the pool or with sunset views. Choose from elegant cuisine, BBQ, Italian and international buffet treats. At weekends, there is live music and 'happy hours'.

Historic Willemstad is a 5 minute drive away and the well-known Seaquarium, Dolphin Academy and Mambo Beach are next-door.

How to get there


  • You can catch a taxi from Curacao International Airport upon arrival, or arrange a resort transfer in advance (additional cost, please specify at time of booking). 
  • The journey from the airport to the resort is around 25 minutes. 


  • The resort will arrange a taxi to take you back to the aiport (advance notice required, additional cost). 


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