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Dive Review of Oasis Divers/Osprey Beach Hotel in
Turks and Caicos/Grand Turk

Oasis Divers/Osprey Beach Hotel, May, 2006,

by Gar Whaley, VA, USA . Report 2489.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 251-500 dives
Where else diving Palau; Yap; Domenica; Cozumel; Outer Banks; Keys; Bonaire, Grand Caymen; Little Caymen
Closest Airport Getting There

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny Seas calm
Water Temp 81 to 81 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 0
Water Visibility 50 to 70 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions Dive your computer; Stay down as long as you have air and no deco time
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? N/A

What I Saw

Sharks 1 or 2 Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles > 2 Whales None
Corals 3 stars Tropical Fish 3 stars
Small Critters 3 stars Large Fish 3 stars
Large Pelagics 1 stars

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

Subject Matter 3 stars Boat Facilities 1 stars
Overall rating for UWP's 3 stars Shore Facilities 3 stars
UW Photo Comments Small boats - short rides = no rinse tank on boat
No great are at shop other tna a rinse tank

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

Accommodations 5 stars Food 4 stars
Service and Attitude 4 stars Environmental Sensitivity N/A
Dive Operation 5 stars Shore Diving 1 stars
Snorkeling N/A
Value for $$ N/A
Beginners 5 stars
Advanced 4 stars
Comments Osprey Beach Hotel - the upper floor window room was awesome. Recently redone, great bed and bathroom. Awesome view from balcony.

Oasis Divers - really great service. Mackie and Emmanaul (sp?) were great DM's. Made an effort to make sure no repeat sites. Took care of your gear after you set it up the first dive. Fun DMs made for a great trip. The shop is organized and well run despite having to deal with the cruise ships every Friday and Wednesday. The entire staff (too many to name) were all happy and provided great service.
Can't wait to visit them again!
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