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Dive Review of Ocean Frontiers/Compass Point in
Cayman Islands/Grand Cayman East End

Ocean Frontiers/Compass Point, Oct, 2011,

by Gabriel I. Penagaricano, PR, US (Contributor Contributor 18 reports with 3 Helpful votes). Report 6252.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 501-1000 dives
Where else diving All over.
Closest Airport Getting There

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny Seas calm, choppy
Water Temp 84 to 84 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility 40 to 60 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions They were anal about the 100' limit.
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 3 stars
Small Critters 2 stars Large Fish N/A
Large Pelagics N/A

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

Subject Matter N/A Boat Facilities N/A
Overall rating for UWP's N/A Shore Facilities N/A
UW Photo Comments [None]

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

Accommodations 5 stars Food N/A
Service and Attitude 5 stars Environmental Sensitivity 5 stars
Dive Operation 5 stars Shore Diving N/A
Snorkeling N/A
Value for $$ 5 stars
Beginners 3 stars
Advanced 4 stars
Comments The accomodations at the Compass Point were excellent and the dive operator is located on site. The dives were excellent but the dive guides were too obsessed with the 100 foot depth limit. After not paying attention to the signals to ascend, they gave up on me and did not mention this breach of etiquette at all. There is no better place to dive in Grand Cayman than at its East End and no better operator than Ocean Frontiers.
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