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Dive Review of Wall to Wall Diving/Turtle Nest Inn in
Cayman Islands/West Bay and South side

January, 2014, an Instant Reader Report by Marshall Kirk McKusick, CA, US (2 reports)
Report Number 7490
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Reporter and Travel
Dive Experience
251-500 dives
Where else diving
Belize, Mexico, Australia, New Zealand, Curacao, Hawaii, California
Closest Airport
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Dive Conditions

sunny, dry  
calm, surge, no currents  
Water Temp
81   to 82    Fahrenheit  
Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility
70   to 140    Feet  
Dive Policy
Dive own profile
Enforced diving restrictions  
Must exit water when first one of:
5 minutes no-deco left on computer
500psi in tank
no buddy  
Nitrox Available?
What I saw
1 or 2 
Whale Sharks
> 2 
Ratings 1 (worst)- 5 (best):
  5 stars
Tropical Fish
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3 stars   
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1.) Wall-to-Wall Diving Co.

2.) Turtle Nest Inn

3.) Grand Cayman diving in general

1.) Wall-to-Wall Diving Co.:

Wall-to-Wall was recommended to us by "Indigo divers" (who are
firm Undercurrent favorites and were fully booked), and we dived
with Wall-to-Wall for 8 days in a row. Wall-to-Wall have two
dive boats, both are spacious (especially their primary boat,
the Chelonia), and are generally limited to 6 divers. They (and
several others including "Indigo Divers" and "Off the
operate out of the Lobster Pot Dive shop which has ample parking
and easy access. They will also pick people up who are staying
along 7-mile beach, although we were further afield in Bodden
Town, and had a rental car. When doing multiple days of dives,
you can leave your gear on the boat and they will clean it up
for you after each day and have it ready for you the next.

Unfortunately for us, all our baggage including our dive gear
did not arrive until the day after we did. However, Giles who
runs Wall-to-Wall, came to our rescue and offered to rent us
full sets of kit for only $10, ...
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By woodca at Jan 13, 2014 10:54 EST  
Hi Marshall, you mention great sites on the West and South Sides, did you
get to the North Wall this time of year?
By mckusick at Jan 13, 2014 13:57 EST  
Wall-to-Wall does not operate on the North side and as this was our first
trip to Grand Caymans, we opted to stick with the areas in which they dive.
We did drive up to see the north side and it appeared to be quite calm and
By woodca at Jan 13, 2014 15:31 EST  
Thanks, my family dived with Giles and Deanna and Wall to Wall in 2002,
when they were located in the Yacht Club, with easy access to the North
Wall. Chelonia was brand new back then.
By mckusick at Jan 13, 2014 15:39 EST  
Glyn (my dive partner) tells me that Wall-to-Wall do run trips to the north
wall in the summer. Just not in the winter when apparently the north tends
to be a bit rough.
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