We are the Virgin Islands’ premiere provider of scuba diving trips, certification, instruction and service. Whether you are an experienced diver or you’ve never dived before, we have a wide variety of options for anyone seeking a first class dive experience. From daily dive trips and packages, certification or advanced instruction to snorkeling, free diving and our fast and easy Discover Scuba program, we will ensure that you make the most of your time with us – always in a safe and friendly atmosphere.

Red Hook Dive Center is a full service PADI Dive Center. We are located in American Yacht Harbor in Red Hook, on the East End of St. Thomas. We invite you to stop by our shop in American Yacht Harbor where we offer all levels of dive instruction, daily dive excursions, private charters, air/nitrox fills and repair services, plus a large selection dive and snorkel equipment and apparel.


RHDC provides daily dive trips on Fool’s Gold, our 42’ USCG in- spected vessel. She can accommodate a maximum of 12 divers and 3 crew, and is conveniently located just steps from our shop in Red Hook at American Yacht Harbor. As we cast off and make our way to your dive site, our courteous and professional staff will assist you in boarding, provide a full safety brie ng and boat orientation and assemble all of your equipment.

Your Dive Trip

Before diving, our crew will give a detailed boat briefing outlining the procedures for diving off our vessel Every dive is led by one of our experienced instructors who will brief you on the dive plan, monitor depth and bottom time, and guide you on an exciting underwater tour. All you have to do is breathe and kick!
We always have plenty of drinking water on board, a fresh fruit snack between morning dives; our dive boat is even equipped with a marine head (toilet), mask defog, and camera rinse bucket. Please note – We do not provide towels, sunscreen or cameras, so be sure to bring yours.

After your dives, you may rinse, dry, and store your equipment at the shop. No need to carry wet gear back and forth each day!
We hope you appreciate the hard work of our crew, and remember that Gratuity is not included in the price of your excursion.

Dive Sites

Red Hook Dive Center provides Daily Dive Trips to a number of the best dive sites around St. Thomas. These sites offer all of the best of the scuba experience – thrilling views with beautiful colors, a wide variety of undersea vegetation and animal life, rock formations and varying depths. Specific dive sites are chosen daily based on weather and surface conditions. We gladly accept requests and will do our best to accommodate them. View Our Dive Sites