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Coral Point Diving/ The Dreams - La Romana N   Bayahibe   "Bayahibe Diving"
Bayahibe DivingBayahibe is a small fishing village near La Romana. This explains the lack of large fish. The corals and small fish were nice. ... Full report  
4 stars
3 stars  
4/2015   Richard Rigg
250+ Dives
 
Sea Pro Divers/ Melia Carib N   Punta Cana   "Sea Pro Divers, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic"
Sea Pro Divers, Punta Cana, Dominican RepublicPleasant and laid back, friendly outfit. Unfortunately, not a serious dive destination. There is no reef. There is very little sea... Full report  
1 stars
2 stars  
4/2015   George Lynch
500+ Dives
 
Scuba Fun/ Dreams La Romana N   [N/A]   "Diving in Bayahibe"
Diving in BayahibeThis was our second time diving with Scuba Fun. The first time we went to DR we stayed in Punta Cana. We did not know that Punta... Full report  
3 stars
5 stars  
8/2015   Melissa Schlenker
500+ Dives
 
SeaProDivers/ Bavaro Green N   Punta Cana   "So, so diving in DR"
So, so diving in DRthe Good: diving was ok, not fabulous; one dive master took off your fins underwater before climbing back into the boat ( only the... Full report  
3 stars
3 stars  
7/2015   Eldon Okazaki
1000+ Dives
 
Blue Vision Adventures/ Four Points by Sheraton N   Punta Cana   I was in Punta Cana for work and had the opportunity to go diving during my off time. I had located Blue Vision Adventures on the... Full report  
3 stars
4 stars  
12/2013   Paul Quick
250+ Dives
 
Conscious Breath Adventures Y   Silverbank   Billed as a whale watching and in water whale encounter/photography boat trip, aboard the Sun Dancer II which I dived from in Pala... Full report  
2 stars
3 stars  
3/2012   Laura Wais
500+ Dives
 
Dressel Divers / Iberostar Hacienda Dominicus N   Bayahibe/La Romana area   This was our first time to DR - we wanted to go someplace new. I looked at the Dressel Divers sight and that's how we decided on t... Full report  
3 stars
3 stars  
9/2013   Cynthia Cook Boling
250+ Dives
 
Scubafun/ Be Live Canoa N   Bayahibe   I chose this operation based on the chat book. They lived up to the description. Very friendly and flexible. There was a mix up... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
2/2013   David W taylor
500+ Dives
 
Scubafun Full report N   Bayahibe   First of all the co-owner- manager, dive instructor is from the Unites States, Arizona, a cordial John C. Sack Jr. . He was with u... Full report  
3 stars
5 stars  
11/2011   John V Mirich
<100 Dives
 
Dive Carbarette Full report N   Sosua   Dive Cabrette took over another dive shop, they pick up at your hotel and drop you off after diving. Personal service, always rea... Full report  
3 stars
5 stars  
5/2011   Conrad Kantor
500+ Dives
 
DivingDR/ Puntacana Resort Full report N   Bayahibe   I had to travel to DR for a wedding and after consulting with Undercurrents realized that there was no good diving in the Puntacan... Full report  
3 stars
5 stars  
11/2010   Ray Hammond
100+ Dives
 
Dressel Divers/ Iberostar Full report N   Bayahibe   Bayahibe is reported to be the best dive area in the Dominican Republic (DR). Samana and Punta Cana being acknowledged as other di... Full report  
3 stars
5 stars  
7/2010   Bob Penhearow
<100 Dives
 
Turks and Caicos Aggressor II Full report Y   Silver Bank   This was our second trip to the Silver Bank - first was in 2003. The "Rules of Engagement" have changed significantly! I can onl... Full report  
2 stars
3 stars  
3/2010   Ted Kern
1000+ Dives
 
divingdr.com/ Dreams in La Romana Full report N   Bayahibe area   my dive buddy kim and i have just returned from Bayahibe, Dominican Republic. She and i are new divers having received our certifi... Full report  
3 stars
5 stars  
5/2009   Joe Walker
<100 Dives
 
divingDR/ private arrangement Full report N   Bayahibe   Vladi Heger runs a great, small operation. His diveboat, Sharkey, has a canopy for sun protection and a ladder to easily re-enter... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
1/2009   Terri Feinblum
100+ Dives
 
Scubafun/ Iberostar Full report N   Bayhibe   [None]I had no idea that our group would be treated so graciously and professionally. They spoiled us.... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
7/2008   Ken Skitt
1000+ Dives
 
Dressel Divers Club/ Bavaro Princess Full report N   Punta Cana\Bayahibe   Dressel Divers Club is not located at the resort I was staying at but I was informed that it was a 15 - 20 minute walk down the be... Full report  
2 stars
3 stars  
6/2007   Donald A Ricetti
<100 Dives
 
Turks and Caicos Aggressor II Full report Y   Silver Banks   The experience of a lifetime - snorkeling with whales. Humpback whales in this case at the Silver Banks off the northern coast of... Full report  
3 stars
3 stars  
3/2007   Bill Shepherd
1000+ Dives
 
North Coast Diving Full report N   North Coast   This is not Cozumel, as to fish life. Nice macro photo opportunities, crabs, eels, crinoids, barrel sponges etc a turtle. Some lo... Full report  
4 stars
3 stars  
11/2006   Conrad Kantor
500+ Dives
 
North Coast Divers Full report N   North Coast Susua   Not Cozumel diving but a good place for macro, large fish are in the restaurants. Some plastic garbage at certain dive sites, but... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
11/2006   Conrad Kantor
500+ Dives
 
Dressel Divers/ Iberostar Bavaro Full report N   Punta Cana   Divemaster/Instructor Leo was very professional in leading both experienced and newbie divers. Made sure everyone had all gear an... Full report  
1 stars
2 stars  
9/2006   FRank Nelson
1000+ Dives
 
Nekton Rorqual/ Aquatic Adventures Full report N   Silver Banks   Tom Collins the animal behaviorist, ran two very quiet boats that held a maximum of 8 divers.No scuba is allowed since this would... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
3/2006   Paulino Gonzalez
1000+ Dives
 
Scuba Caribe Full report N   Punta Cana   Punta Cana is a beautiful beach resort area. It is not a good diving area. Scuba Caribe caters to people taking resort courses. ... Full report  
1 stars
2 stars  
4/2006   Tom Chase
100+ Dives
 
Pelicano Watersports & Dressel Divers/ Ocean Blue & Iberostar Bayahibe Full report N   Punta Cana   I knew going in that diving in the Dominican Republic, especially around Punta Cana area would be difficult and perhaps disappoint... Full report  
3 stars
3 stars  
2/2006   Irwin Danto
250+ Dives
 
Beqa Island Resort/ Beqa Island Resort] Full report N   Beqa island   I want to compare my recent dive trip to Beqa Island (pronounced "Benga")in Fiji to two other locations in Fiji where I have dived... Full report  
2 stars
3 stars  
9/2004   William Hollister
100+ Dives
 
Treasure divers/ El Candil Full report N   Boca Chica   Some of the best corals and sponges to be seen in the carribbean, very healty reefs. Mostly small fish, local fishermen have empt... Full report  
3 stars
3 stars  
4/2004   Conrad Kantor
250+ Dives
 
Treasure divers/ El Candil Full report N   Boca Chica   Some of the best corals and sponges to be seen in the carribbean, very healty reefs. Mostly small fish, local fishermen have empt... Full report  
3 stars
3 stars  
4/2004   Conrad Kantor
250+ Dives
 
Northern Coast Divers/ private residence Full report N   Sosua   Diving around Sosua is marginal at best. Take an excursion out to Rio San Juan. Pristine reefs, amazing visability and lots of f... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
6/2002   Clare Petosa
<100 Dives
 
Neptuno/ Best Western Metro Full report N   South coast   Best Western Juan Dolio Metro Hotel excellent. All inclusive package for $40. day, safe water system throughout hotel complex. Ne... Full report  
3 stars
3 stars  
6/2002   Ray Fealko
100+ Dives
 
Neptuno/ Best Western Metro Full report N   South coast   Best Western Juan Dolio Metro Hotel excellent. All inclusive package for $40. day, safe water system throughout hotel complex. Ne... Full report  
3 stars
3 stars  
6/2002   Ray Fealko
100+ Dives
 

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