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Dive Review of Little Cayman Beach Resort in
Cayman Islands/Little Cayman

Little Cayman Beach Resort, Sep, 2013,

by Ollie W McClung, AL, US ( 1 report). Report 7164.

No photos available at this time

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

Accommodations 5 stars Food 5 stars
Service and Attitude 5 stars Environmental Sensitivity 4 stars
Dive Operation 5 stars Shore Diving 2 stars
Snorkeling 3 stars
Value for $$ 4 stars
Beginners 3 stars
Advanced 5 stars
Comments Mostly all good. The reefs are better than recent years. Very few lion fish, well down from recent years. Fish population and variety about as good as I am aware of in the Caribbean in recent years. Diving, of course is mostly in marine park areas in Little Cayman, so this is an advantage.

The resort is first class in every way, food great and plentiful, accommodations very nice, etc.

For those seeking night life, partying, etc., Little Cayman is not the place to go. But for peace, quiet and good food and diving, hard to beat.

Side note. In Sept. the other 3 main dive resorts on Little Cayman are closed (Pirate's Point, Southern Cross and Paradise Villas. Thus, the island, flights and dive sights might be a bit more crowded at other times of the year.
Websites Little Cayman Beach Resort   

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 251-500 dives
Where else diving FL Keys, Bonaire, San Salvador, Bimini, Cayman Brac, Grand Cayman, Rum Key, Grand Turk, Little Cayman.
Closest Airport Getting There

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny, cloudy Seas choppy, no currents
Water Temp 85-87°F / 29-31°C Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility 75-110 Ft/ 23-34 M

Dive Policy

Dive own profile ?
Enforced diving restrictions depth limit 110', time suggested by dive masters for each dive, based on max. depth likely for that dive. No instance of any heavy handed enforcement.
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks None Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles None Whales None
Corals 4 stars Tropical Fish 4 stars
Small Critters 3 stars Large Fish N/A
Large Pelagics N/A

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

Subject Matter 4 stars Boat Facilities 5 stars
Overall rating for UWP's 4 stars Shore Facilities 1 stars
UW Photo Comments No photo shop at operation. However, crew helped with all camera gear and provided on board dry storage and dedicated onshore rinse tanks.
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