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Dive Review of Reef Divers/Carib Sands in
Cayman Islands/Cayman Brac

Reef Divers/Carib Sands, Jul, 2006,

by Kent & Rachel Kossoy, TEXAS, USA (Reviewer Reviewer 3 reports). Report 2931.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 251-500 dives
Where else diving [Unspecified]
Closest Airport Getting There

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny, dry Seas calm, noCurrents
Water Temp 83 to 85 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 3
Water Visibility 75 to 100 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions [Unspecified]
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? N/A

What I Saw

Sharks 1 or 2 Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles 1 or 2 Whales None
Corals 4 stars Tropical Fish 3 stars
Small Critters 3 stars Large Fish 3 stars
Large Pelagics 3 stars

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

Subject Matter 4 stars Boat Facilities 5 stars
Overall rating for UWP's N/A Shore Facilities 5 stars
UW Photo Comments [None]

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

Accommodations 5 stars Food 5 stars
Service and Attitude 5 stars Environmental Sensitivity N/A
Dive Operation 5 stars Shore Diving 3 stars
Snorkeling N/A
Value for $$ N/A
Beginners 5 stars
Advanced 5 stars
Comments We have visited the Brac more times than we can count and have always stayed at Brac Reef Resort which has been excellent. This time we rented a condo/car and just drove back and forth for diving/meals etc. It was a nice change of pace since my wife did more sleeping than diving on this trip. At the end of the dive day we still found ourselves at the Brac Reef resort bar catching up with old friends. As always the DM's are the best in the business and we are looking forward to our next trip to the Brac.
Staying at Carib Sands was much quieter at night as there was not karaoke etc.....also the condo management had our refrigerator fully stocked upon our arrival with everything we requested...we chose to eat breakfast in and usually ate lunch/dinner at Capt Table.
Reefs appeared pretty healthy and seemed to be on the rebound after the '05 hurricane season. Didn't see alot of bigger groupers or nurse sharks this time though.
As always we will be back!!
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