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Dive Review of Golden Rock Dive Center/Old Gin House in
St. Eustatius

Golden Rock Dive Center/Old Gin House, Nov, 2013,

by Allan Baldwin, IL, US (Reviewer Reviewer 6 reports with 3 Helpful votes). Report 7314.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 251-500 dives
Where else diving Costa Rico, Australia, Bahamas, Belize, Cayman, Cozumel, etc
Closest Airport Getting There

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny, windy Seas calm, surge, no currents
Water Temp 81 to 83 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility 50 to 75 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions 3 minute safety stop and come up with 500 psi
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks None Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles > 2 Whales None
Corals 4 stars Tropical Fish For Subscribers Only
Small Critters For Subscribers Only Large Fish For Subscribers Only
Large Pelagics For Subscribers Only

Underwater Photography 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Subject Matter For Subscribers Only Boat Facilities 3 stars
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
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Ratings and Overall Comments 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Accommodations For Subscribers Only Food 3 stars
Service and Attitude For Subscribers Only Environmental Sensitivity For Subscribers Only
Dive Operation For Subscribers Only Shore Diving For Subscribers Only
Snorkeling N/A
Value for $$ For Subscribers Only
Beginners 5 stars
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Comments The diving is easy. The sites are 15 minutes away by boat at most. The staff is knowledgeable and tries to accommodate guest requests. There is a lot of healthy coral and many fish. Turtles are seen often.
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