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Dive Review of Jean-Michel Cousteau Diving - Caribbean/Petit St. Vincent Resort in
St. Vincent and the Grenadines/Petit St Vincent

Jean-Michel Cousteau Diving - Caribbean/Petit St. Vincent Resort: "Cousteau Diving - Caribbean - Petit St. Vincent", Nov, 2015,

by Dorothy McDonald, OH, US (Contributor Contributor 18 reports with 2 Helpful votes). Report 8672.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 501-1000 dives
Where else diving Philippines, Caribbean, Indonesia, South Pacific, Maldives
Closest Airport Getting There Fly to Barbados. The resort helps arrange a charter flight from Barbados to Union Island (guests pay for the 2 hour flight). Someone from the resort meets the plane and takes you the approximately 1 block distance to the dock where the resort's yacht takes you on about a 20 minute ride to the resort. It sounds complicated, but is easy and is worth it!

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny Seas calm
Water Temp 78 to 82 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 3
Water Visibility 25 to 75 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions Minimal restrictions for experienced divers: keep the guide in sight, signal at 1500 psi and 500psi. A few of the dives were drift dives, but currents were mostly mild.
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks 1 or 2 Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles 1 or 2 Whales None
Corals 3 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 N/A
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 5 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 Petit St. Vincent Resort (PSV) is expensive but includes a lovely, air-conditioned and private cottage (one of 22 on the island) as well as all meals and non-alcoholic drinks. There are no TV's, telephones only call the office/housekeeping, WIFI is available near the office/bar area. There is a small boutique, a beach bar and restaurant and a main pavilion with bar and open-air dining. Meals can be delivered to your cottage and lunches can be d ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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