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Dive Review of cabbrits Dive Center/Comfortel de Champ in
Dominica/Portsmouth

June, 2009, an Instant Reader Report by Rex Uber, ca, US (2 reports)
Report Number 5095
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Reporter and Travel
Dive Experience
101-250 dives
Where else diving
Belize, Key Largo, Curacao, Akumal, Cozumel, Catalina
Closest Airport
Getting There

		

Dive Conditions

Weather
sunny, dry  
Seas
calm  
Water Temp
80   to 82    Fahrenheit  
Wetsuit Thickness
3
Water Visibility
40   to 60    Feet  
 
Dive Policy
Dive own profile
yes  
 
Enforced diving restrictions  
Generally 45 minute bottom times  
Liveaboard?
no 
Nitrox Available?
N/A 
What I saw
Sharks
None 
Mantas
None 
Dolphins
None 
Whale Sharks
None 
Turtles
None 
Whales
None 
Ratings 1 (worst)- 5 (best):
Corals
  3 stars
Tropical Fish
3 stars  
Small Critters
  3 stars
Large Fish
1 stars  
Large Pelagics
  1 stars
 
 
Underwater Photography  1 (worst)- 5 (best):
Subject Matter
3 stars  
Boat Facilities
3 stars
Overall rating for UWP's  
3 stars  
Shore Facilities  
3 stars  
Comments
[None]
Ratings and Overall Comments  1 (worst)- 5 (best):
Accommodations
4 stars
Food
3 stars
Service and Attitude
4 stars
Environmental Sensitivity  
4 stars
Dive Operation
4 stars  
Shore Diving  
N/A  
Snorkeling
N/A  
 
 

Overall Rating

Value for $$
4 stars    
Beginners
4 stars   
Advanced
3 stars    
Comments  
Helen and Peter run a good dive op at Cabrits. Small boat but more than
fine for 3 - 5 divers on our 5 dives. Nice night dive at Pole to Pole. Saw
free swimming eel, seahorses, peacock flounder, flying gurnards, turtles,
and one southern stingray.  Diving up in Portsmouth was good but not nearly
as good as the diving in the south. Comortel de Champ was a great place to
stay, great views of Prince Rupert Bay, simple but nice rooms, huge
bathrooms. Hans and Lise were great hosts. Good value! The drive up the
hill was an adventure. Rent a jeep, don't even think of getting a car.
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