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Dive Review of Sunset House in
Cayman Islands/Grand Cayman

Sunset House: "Dive operation ruins an otherwise fine dive trip", Oct, 2015,

by ALFRED E KHOLOS, CA, US ( 1 report). Report 8477.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience Over 1000 dives
Where else diving Palau & Yap in 2014, La Paz, Baja California (several trips), Socorro Islands, Roatan, Cozumel, Sulawesi, and The California Channel Islands (my home base). I have somewhere between 1000 and 1400 dives.
Closest Airport Georgetown Getting There United Airlines, American, Etc.

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny Seas calm
Water Temp 82 to 85 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 3
Water Visibility 40 to 80 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile no
Enforced diving restrictions Maximum Depth of 100 FSW for first dive, 50 minutes maximum. Maximum depth of 50 FSW, 50 minutes maximum 2nd dive. 40 minute surface interval. See account above.
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 3 stars
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
UW Photo Comments I'm an amateur photographer at best. I almost always dive with a GoPro without accessories. Photographers, ... 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 N/A
Value for $$ For Subscribers Only
Beginners 4 stars
Advanced For Subscribers Only
Comments I decided to make this trip with my dive club at the last minute, trusting that our club's dive trip coordinator had done his homework. And I must say that the resort itself was wonderful.

I had a clean, comfortable room with a flat screen TV. We had wisely purchased a dining package that covered all of our meals. The food was just great! Not covered were alcoholic beverages which were a bit pricey, I thought. The staff was friendly and reasonably efficient. The grounds were well kept and clean.

I have to give a very mixed review of the dive operation, however. ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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