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Dive Review of Blue Island Divers/Marriott's Frenchman's Cove in
Virgin Islands/St Thomas

Blue Island Divers/Marriott's Frenchman's Cove, Oct, 2014,

by Ms Lynda Durfee, VA, US (Top Contributor Top Contributor 40 reports with 4 Helpful votes). Report 7754.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 501-1000 dives
Where else diving All over Caribbean, Hawaii (all islands), Palau, Maldives
Closest Airport Getting There

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny, dry Seas calm
Water Temp 85 to 86 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 3
Water Visibility 40 to 60 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions No DECO.
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks 1 or 2 Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles > 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 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 3 stars
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Comments See my Dec 2012 report and Mark Gwinnett's Dec 2013 for more details. All comments from both reports still pretty much apply. Visibility was 40-60 on most dives because of a lot of plankton in the water. On the bright side, October IS hurricane season, so to get a week with light winds, almost flat seas an ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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