Octopus Diving SXM in Philipsburg
We are located in vibrant, bustling Philipsburg, on the southern, Dutch Side.
If you are coming from the Cruise Ships, you can simply walk down the road from the cruise ship terminal… it’s about a 7 minute walk from there to our shop, conveniently positioned in Bobby’s Marina, where we are surrounded by great shopping and beautiful beaches. Alternately, you could take a water taxi, which will drop you off literally at our shop door.
If you are coming from Grand Case/Orient Beach, take Route de l‘Espérance as it winds past Orient Beach and through Quarter d’Orleans. You will come to a roundabout with a McDonalds on the right. Take the second street exit out of the roundabout onto Bishop Hill Road. This road comes to a T at Suckergarden Road. Take a right onto Suckergarden Road and follow it until you reach a roundabout. Go straight through the roundabout. Head straight down this road, which turns into Juancho Yrasquin Blvd, and you will see Bobby’s Marina ahead on the right. Park and enter the marina, and Octopus Diving is just inside the main entrance, right next to the 12 Metre Challenge Restaurant.
If you are coming from Marigot/Simpson Bay, you will take Rue de Holland/Union Road toward Philipsburg. As you drive through Little Bay, you will come to a roundabout where the Grand Marche supermarket is on your right. Take the first street exit to the right, which will put you on Bush Road. On Bush Road, you will drive past the salt ponds on your left. You’ll then come to a roundabout and then take the first street exit to the right. This will put you on Juancho Yrasquin Blvd, and Bobby’s Marina will be ahead on the right. Park and enter the marina, and Octopus Diving is just inside the main entrance, right next to the 12 Metre Challenge Restaurant.
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