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Diving Reviews of Castle Comfort Lodge in Dominica

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Average Overall Ratings
(over last 3 years)
(34 Reports)
For Experienced Divers:  4 stars For Inexperienced Divers:  4 stars
Underwater Photography:  4 stars Accommodations:  4 stars
 
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Dive Dominica/ Castle Comfort Full report N   South   The Dominicans were sometimes friendly, sometimes downright surly in their attitudes. There is a 15% VAT on EVERYTHING you buy. ... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
7/2006   Janine Davis
1000+ Dives
 
Dive Dominica/ Castle Comfort Full report N   Eastern Carribean]   I did 13 dives with Dive Dominica. I was a bit disappointed in the repetition of the dive sites visited. I did three dives each a... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
6/2005   Edward Leibowitz
250+ Dives
 
Dive Dominica/ Castle Comfort Full report N   [N/A]   We visited 2/2/05-2/9/05. Air connections were not good, but we did get our luggage on Liat Airlines. Several groups staying the... Full report  
3 stars
4 stars  
12/2004   Tom Hayes
100+ Dives
 
DIVE DOMINICA/ CASTLE COMFORT Full report N   [N/A]   BEAUTIFUL RAINFORESTS & SOME OF THE BEST DIVING WE'VE EVER DONE.NOT MUCH BIG STUFF (OTHER THAN A SPOTTED SNAKE EEL & SOME LARGE TU... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
6/2003   JOHN SWEENEY
100+ Dives
 
Dive Dominica/ Castle Comfort Full report N   [N/A]   This was my third trip to Dive Dominica, and we're planning to go back again next year! Since they created a marine park in the a... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
1/2003   ann mcgrath
250+ Dives
 
Dive Dominica/ Castle Comfort Full report N   [N/A]   The prettiest eco-island in the Caribbean, with beautiful waterfalls, plants, birds, hiking. Two dives per day (only) - both in t... Full report  
3 stars
3 stars  
3/2002   Roger & Donna Soape
250+ Dives
 
Dive Dominica/ Castle Comfort Dive Lodge Full report N   [N/A]   This was my second trip to Castle Comfort/Dive Dominica, the first being 5 years ago. I will return again, probably in less than ... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
4/2006   David Reubush
500+ Dives
 
Dive Dominica/ Castle Comfort Dive Lodge Full report N   Roseau   Dominica is an ex-British colony and still a member of the Commonwealth. As such, it is, like many Caribbean islands, struggling t... Full report  
4 stars
3 stars  
2/2006   Scott Vickers
250+ Dives
 
Dive Dominica/ Castle Comfort Inn Full report N   [N/A]   A word of warning--if you fly to Dominica on American Eagle from San Juan, be prepared to do without your luggage for the first da... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
7/2003   Ginny Z. Berson
250+ Dives
 
Castle Comfort Lodge/ Castle Comfort/ Dive Dominica N   Southwest Coast - Roseau   The reefs in Dominica appear very healthy, particularly in comparison to the Florida Keys - this isn't Indonesian plate and soft c... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
8/2014   Linda Burlak
100+ Dives
 
Dive Dominica/ Emerald Princess Full report N   [N/A]   Dove off the Emerald Princess and a short walk from the cruise terminal took us to the large and roomy dive boat. There were 14 di... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
4/2008   Paul Lima
100+ Dives
 
Castle Comfort Lodge/ Fort Young N   [N/A]   "Excellent Diving"
Excellent DivingOur Dive Education group landed in Dominica after an overnight stay in PR due to tight connections. LIAT refused to allow us to co... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
11/2014   David Van Ryn
500+ Dives
 
Dive Dominica/ Fort Young Full report N   [N/A]   Dominica is not so easy to get to but is well worth the extra trouble. Coming from Colorado we always have to spend an extra night... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
2/2008   Henry & Carol Ziller
100+ Dives
 
Dive Dominica/ Fort Young Hotel Full report N   Roseau   We flew US Air from CLT to San Juan where we changed to LIAT airways for the trip to Dominica. We didn't know LIAT stopped in Ant... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
3/2009   David Bader
1000+ Dives
 
DIVE DOMINICA/ Fort Young Hotel Full report N   [N/A]   From South Florida we left our house at 3:00am to catch a flight out of Miami Internat'l Airport at 6:00am, then a lay over in San... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
5/2008   Steve Jarocki Jr
500+ Dives
 
Dive Dominica/ Fort Young Hotel Full report N   [N/A]   American Eagle is a reliable (but not infallible)way to get from Puerto Rico to Dominica. Due to current airport strip length, lug... Full report  
3 stars
4 stars  
1/2007   Jeanne Sleeper
1000+ Dives
 
Dive Dominica/ Fort Young Hotel Full report N   [N/A]   Most of the divers on our boat were from Castle Comfort (Dive Dominicas homebase),but we opted to stay at the Fort Young Hotel... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
5/2006   john gibbs
100+ Dives
 
Dive Dominica/ Fort Young Hotel Full report N   [N/A]   Just returned from a week in Dominica. Stayed at the Fort Young Hotel and dove with Dive Dominica. Dive Dominica. I had read th... Full report  
1 stars
3 stars  
12/2004   Steven Levin
1000+ Dives
 
Dive Dominica/ Ft. Young Hotel Full report N   Roseau   I'm sending it to you as an attachment via an email.......soon to follow from UZISU@aol.com (too lengthy to retype here)... Full report  
3 stars
4 stars  
11/2006   Cindi and Bob Robertson
500+ Dives
 
Dive Dominica/ Ft. Young Hotel Full report N   Eastern Caribbean   I went alone to dive- got placed in a group of about 12 divers from a Georgiadive club. Diving was good, with several small crit... Full report  
3 stars
3 stars  
7/2006   Lourdes De Cardenas
250+ Dives
 
Dive Dominica/ Papillote Wilderness Retreat Full report N   southwest   We stayed at the Papillote Wilderness Retreat and went diving with Dive Dominica. The Papillote Wilderness Retreat is nestled in ... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
11/2002   Laurie Gneiding
100+ Dives
 
Castle Comfort Lodge N   [N/A]   I had heard many stories about how difficult it is to get to Dominica. I did not find this to be the case. I have been on trips wh... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
8/2014   Jim Willoughby
1000+ Dives
 
Castle Comfort Lodge N   [N/A]   "Caribbean diving in Dominica"
Caribbean diving in DominicaRecommend Castle Comfort Lodge as Dive Dominica is at their location and you can grab a tank and dive the house reef any time. We ... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
6/2014   Laurie Pemberton
500+ Dives
 
Castle Comfort Lodge N   [N/A]   Our dive shop, Wateree Dive Center in Columbia, SC, returned a year after our only other visit to Dominica. We flew from Charlotte... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
5/2014   G. Tripp Jones MD
1000+ Dives
 
Castle Comfort Lodge N   Roseau   We flew United Airlines from Newark to Antigua.Then we were supposed to get a LIAT flight from Antigua to Dominica. The flight was... Full report  
3 stars
3 stars  
12/2013   Todd Lichtenstein
250+ Dives
 
Castle Comfort Lodge N   Castle Comfort   The 'great' is the care and customer service at Castle Comfort Lodge both onshore and on the boat. Our first visit was 20 years ag... Full report  
3 stars
4 stars  
10/2013   Susan Titus
250+ Dives
 
Castle Comfort Lodge N   [N/A]   Reefs are quite healthy - many branching corals. Many large sponges. Small moray eels are frequently spotted. Great place for Gard... Full report  
2 stars
4 stars  
7/2013   Ernest A Krumbein
500+ Dives
 
Castle Comfort Lodge N   [Scott's Head to Roseau   This was the first time our dive shop (Wateree Dive Center in Columbia, SC) has been to Dominica. We flew from Charlotte to St. Ma... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
5/2013   G. Tripp Jones MD
500+ Dives
 
Castle Comfort Lodge Full report N   [N/A]   This is a great little place nestled between two hotels on the water with its own pier and on site dive operation. No beach. Whil... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
5/2012   MetriRN
250+ Dives
 
Castle Comfort Lodge Full report N   Roseau to Scotts Head   We very much enjoyed the trip, the people are great. The whole island is trying hard to be enviromentally friendly and they are s... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
2/2012   Mike Groarke
500+ Dives
 
Castle Comfort Lodge Full report N   Rousseu   We were delayed in San Juan for two days because of low clouds and rain at Melville Hall airport in Dominica, resulting in passeng... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
5/2011   Pam Rudy
250+ Dives
 
Castle Comfort Lodge Full report N   Rouseau   Castle Comfort is a small resort about a 20 minute walk south of Roseau. It has a bar, restaurant serving good, varied food at r... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
6/2010   Serena Black
1000+ Dives
 
Dive Dominica Full report N   [N/A]   Dive Dominica (Dominica pronounced "DOE-MIN-EH-KA" by the locals) is located at the Comfort Castle Lodge, some miles away from the... Full report  
3 stars
4 stars  
7/2008   William Ungerman
500+ Dives
 
Castle comfort lodge Full report N   [N/A]   November 05 One flight a day in and out of Dominica.Had to spend a night in San Juan each direction. We stayed in Old San Juan( a... Full report  
3 stars
5 stars  
8/2005   peter bunce
250+ Dives
 
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