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Dive Review of Divetech/Cobalt Coast in
Cayman Islands/Grand Cayman

Divetech/Cobalt Coast, Jul, 2014,

by Derek Tan, NY, US (Reviewer Reviewer 5 reports). Report 7685.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 251-500 dives
Where else diving Bonaire, Curacao, Grand Cayman, Heron Island, Kauai, Key Largo, Kona, Little Cayman, Lanai, Maui, Roatan, Saba, St. Martin, Turks & Caicos
Closest Airport Getting There

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny, dry Seas calm
Water Temp 86 to 86 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 3
Water Visibility 50 to 80 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions 130 ft & 60 minutes; can follow the guide or dive in your own buddy pairs
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks None Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles 1 or 2 Whales None
Corals 3 stars Tropical Fish For Subscribers Only
Small Critters For Subscribers Only Large Fish For Subscribers Only
Large Pelagics For Subscribers Only

Underwater Photography 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Subject Matter For Subscribers Only Boat Facilities 4 stars
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
UW Photo Comments Large camera bucket and large table for general gear on boat. Large camera bucket at shop. ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here

Ratings and Overall Comments 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Accommodations For Subscribers Only Food 5 stars
Service and Attitude For Subscribers Only Environmental Sensitivity For Subscribers Only
Dive Operation For Subscribers Only Shore Diving For Subscribers Only
Snorkeling 4 stars
Value for $$ For Subscribers Only
Beginners 5 stars
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Comments Our second visit to DiveTech and Cobalt Coast, the first having been 10 years ago on our first ever summer dive trip. The dive operation is as professional as ever, with excellent briefings, attention to safety, and friendly, helpful staff all around. During my first visit as a novice in 2004, I only got to dive the North Wall once, so it was great to be able to see it every day on this trip. First dive was on the wall at approx 100 ft, returning along the top of the reef at 40-60 ft depending on the site. Second dive was on a shallow reef at 40-60 ft. Visibility varied a bit by site and day, ranging from 'average' to 'very good'. Water was a consistent 86 °F on my computer, with people diving in rashguards up to 3mm full suits. 60 min max for both dives, and nitrox available at 31-3 ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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