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Dive Review of Dive Provo /Ocean Club West in
Turks and Caicos/Providenciales

Dive Provo /Ocean Club West: "Dive Provo - First Rate", Nov, 2014,

by Kathleen, VA, US (Reviewer Reviewer 4 reports with 1 Helpful vote). Report 8019 has 1 Helpful vote.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 251-500 dives
Where else diving Caribbean, Thailand, Hawaii, Mexico, Belize, Bali, Florida
Closest Airport Providenciales Getting There convenient air service from US

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny, windy Seas calm, choppy, no currents
Water Temp 83 to 84 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility 70 to 100 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions Return to your boat when your air got low or your computer said you were running out of no-deco time
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks Lots Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles None 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 4 stars
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
UW Photo Comments There was a large camera table on the boat, separate large water container for cameras. Staff was very helpful with assisting with equipment. ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here

Ratings and Overall Comments 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Accommodations For Subscribers Only Food N/A
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
Advanced For Subscribers Only
Comments We have gone diving on Provo for many years, but this was our first time diving with Dive Provo. It was a friendly, very well organized and professional operation. The staff were all very personable but safety conscious. They picked us up on time and worked ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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Subscriber's Comments

By David Hardie in NY, US at Oct 27, 2015 11:43 EST  
Just curious: the dive operator at Ocean Club West appears to be Turtle Divers. Did you choose Dive Provo for a reason?
By Kathleen in VA, US at Oct 27, 2015 17:11 EST  
We had some negative experiences with Turtle Divers (e.g., not leaving any crew on the boat during dives, captain falling asleep at the wheel). We like Dive Provo better, and their shop is right across the street from Ocean Club West.
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