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Dive Review of Scuba St. Lucia/Anse Chastanet in
St. Lucia

December, 2014, an Instant Reader Report by David Stoll, NY, US (1 report)
"Rigid Diving at a Lovely Resort"
Report Number 8092
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Reporter and Travel
Dive Experience
251-500 dives
Where else diving
Caribbean: Grand Cayman, Bahamas, Cozumel, Honduras, Belize
Pacific: Cocos Island, Indonesia, Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands
Closest Airport
Getting There


Dive Conditions

Water Temp
81   to 83    Fahrenheit  
Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility
60   to 70    Feet  
Dive Policy
Dive own profile
Enforced diving restrictions  
All dives are led by a Dive Master (local law). Max depth 60 feet (not
really enforced), Max time 45 minutes (enforced).   
Nitrox Available?
What I saw
Whale Sharks
1 or 2 
Ratings 1 (worst)- 5 (best):
  3 stars
Tropical Fish
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Small Critters
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Large Pelagics
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Boat Facilities
1 stars
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The UWP rinse tank on the boat was often not filled enough for my housing.
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4 stars
Service and Attitude
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Environmental Sensitivity  
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Shore Diving  
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2 stars  

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Value for $$
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4 stars   
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I went to the Anse Chastanet with a family of 3 new divers and 2

This was the most rigid dive operation I have ever seen, partly because St.
Lucia law requires a dive master to accompany all divers. Each day, two
one-tank boat dives are available, one at 10:00 and one at 2:00. Three
shore dives are also available, at 8:30, 11:00 and sometime in the
afternoon. There is usually one night dive available, which is a also a
shore dive. You sign up for whichever dives you want to do. 

All dives are 60-f ...
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