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Dive Review of Sunset House in
Cayman Islands

July, 2015, an Instant Reader Report by Patricia A. Sinclair, LA, US
Sr. Contributor   (24 reports, with 1 Helpful vote)
"Sunset House and Grand Cayman"
Report Number 8612
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Reporter and Travel
Dive Experience
501-1000 dives
Where else diving
Jamaica, Bahamas, Florida, Florida Keys, Grand Cayman, Cayman Brac, Little
Cayman, Bonaire, Curacao, Roatan, Dumagette/Philippines, Cebu/Philippines,
St Eustatius
Closest Airport
Getting There

		

Dive Conditions

Weather
sunny, windy  
Seas
calm, choppy, surge  
Water Temp
82   to 86    Fahrenheit  
Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility
50   to 75    Feet  
 
Dive Policy
Dive own profile
no  
 
Enforced diving restrictions  
no more than 100 feet and 50 minutes (though they generally looked the
other way if your dive went a bit long) and always with a buddy - NO SOLOS
DIVING.   
Liveaboard?
no 
Nitrox Available?
N/A 
What I saw
Sharks
None 
Mantas
None 
Dolphins
None 
Whale Sharks
None 
Turtles
> 2 
Whales
> 2 
Ratings 1 (worst)- 5 (best):
Corals
  3 stars
Tropical Fish
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Small Critters
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Large Fish
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Large Pelagics
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Underwater Photography  1 (worst)- 5 (best):
Subject Matter
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Boat Facilities
3 stars
Overall rating for UWP's  
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Shore Facilities  
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Ratings and Overall Comments  1 (worst)- 5 (best):
Accommodations
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Food
5 stars
Service and Attitude
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Environmental Sensitivity  
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Shore Diving  
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Snorkeling
4 stars  
 
 

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Beginners
3 stars   
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Comments  
My Grand Cayman Trip  July 11, 2015 to July 18, 2015

The Trip to the Grand Cayman 
My MIA flight (first class, all on points) was to leave at 6:00AM, and I
like to be way ahead of time.  Sadly, AA was not on time, nor was it
anything that I expected.  I was rerouted (due to plane issues) from MSY to
DFW (rather than MIA) and from DFW to GCM.  I was not given First class
seating (although I had paid for it, from DFW to GCM).  After all was said
and done, I arrived 2 hours later than planned abd missed the class I had
set up with T at Cathy Churchs PhotoCentre. 


The arrival
I arrived at Sunset House at about 3:30PM and proceeded to see if I could
check in.  Of course I could  I was greeted by name upon walking in the
front door.  My stuff was taken on over to my room and I went down to
apologize to T for missing the class due to AAs flight delays.  We
rescheduled for Monday.

I went on over to the Dive shop, which was still open, and checked in. I
got a locker, presented my C-card(s), filled out the paperwork and signed
up for the Nitrox package.  Then I went upstairs and got my BCD, fins, BCD
pockets and put them into the locker in preparation for Sundays diving. 
All I needed to bring down stairs in the morning was my mask, regulator,
camera setup and of course, ME!    

I went back over to the office to rent a safe box, passport, wallet, car
keys, cell phone, etc. went into the box for the week.  Fewer things to
worry about!  I spent a little more time with Murphy, who was helping me
with my dog withdrawal symptoms.

Lastly, I went to My Bar to eat and catch up on Facebook posting and to
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