Grand Case or Philipsburg?
Octopus Diving in Grand Case (Original Location)
We are located in beautiful Grand Case on the north west side of the island, on the French Side.
Please follow these directions to get to the shop:
If you are coming from Orient Bay, Oyster Pond or Philipsburg simply follow the signs to Grand Case using the main road that circumnavigates the islands counter clockwise. Once reaching the northern end of the island you will pass Orient Bay, then a turning for Cul de Sac and Mont Vernon. Take the next right following signs for Grand Case, Grand Case Airport and also there is a sign for Octopus Diving. Continue on this road all the way until it reaches a sharp bend and you can see the ocean in front of you, make a right here and we are right there. Look for signs for Octopus Diving on the way.
If you are coming from Marigot, Simpson Bay or Cole Bay then simply follow the signs to Marigot and then Grand Case using the main road that circumnavigates the island clockwise. Once you reach Grand Case take a left hand turn following the signs for “Grand Case Centre-Ville” (Grand Case village center). You are now entering a one-way system. Continue only 200 feet and make a right hand turning. There is also a sign here for Octopus Diving. Continue 200 feet further until you reach a T-junction. At this point you will be able to see the beautiful ocean. At the T-junction turn right. Continue 800 feet and instead of following the main road around the right hand bend, continue straight and you will see us there!
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.
Telephone number (Please dial exactly as shown):
011590 690 67 82 45 – 8 am to 5 pm daily
3 Rue Petite Plage, Grand Case, St Martin 97150