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Dive Review of Cayman Brac Beach Resort in
Cayman Islands

Cayman Brac Beach Resort: "STILL EXCELLENT", Nov, 2018,

by Edward Svitil, GA, US (Reviewer Reviewer 6 reports with 3 Helpful votes). Report 10735 has 1 Helpful vote.

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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 3 stars
Advanced For Subscribers Only
Comments Our second trip to the Brac and 5th to the Cayman Beach Resort chain - that should say it all. Diving in the Caymans is excellent for the Caribbean. A little more silt this trip probably due to the time of year, but even so, viz very good at +50' on every dive. Dive guides use what they call "valet diving", ie they put your gear on the tank, place it on your shoulders while sitting at the rear of the boat and take it off on return. Coul ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 501-1000 dives
Where else diving Palau, PNG, Maldives, Truk, GBR, Curacao, St. Lucia, Saipan, Yap, Phuket, Malaysia, Sipadan, Pohnpei, Kosrae, Phils, Little Cayman, etc
Closest Airport CYB Getting There Many airlines go to Grand Cayman and then take Cayman Air on a 20 passenger Saab.

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny, windy Seas choppy, no currents
Water Temp 80 to 85 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 2
Water Visibility 50 to 75 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions 60 minutes with 500# in tank
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks 1 or 2 Mantas 1 or 2
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 2 stars
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
UW Photo Comments Only drawback for photographers is lack of a rinse tank on the boat - but as most of the sites are short distances from the shop, not an issue. The guides al ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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