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Dive Review of Ocean Frontiers/Compass Point in
Cayman Islands/East End

Ocean Frontiers/Compass Point: "Good trip. Good diving. Well run resort.", Apr, 2015,

by Cameron Hall, CA, US ( 1 report). Report 8449.

No photos available at this time

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

Accommodations 4 stars Food 2 stars
Service and Attitude 4 stars Environmental Sensitivity 3 stars
Dive Operation 5 stars Shore Diving N/A
Snorkeling N/A
Value for $$ 4 stars
Beginners 4 stars
Advanced 3 stars
Comments We had a two bedroom two bath full kitchen condo on the beach side of the road. We were able to cook meals every night, which was much better than the resort restaurant. (There fish fry night had very little fish. Good bar though on an outdoor deck.) The condo was well maintained and comfortable. The beach is not much.

Ocean Frontiers is one of the best run day boat operations I have come across. They have two boats. The newer boat is more comfortable, other than that, not much difference. We went out for two dives in the morning and back around lunch time.

The reefs are in good shape, which surprised me, given all of the reports about algae in the Caribbean.
Websites Ocean Frontiers   

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 501-1000 dives
Where else diving Hawaii, Turks & Caicos, Bonaire, Fiji, Tahiti, Palau, Monterey Bay
Closest Airport George Town Getting There Long haul from California.

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny, cloudy Seas calm, no currents
Water Temp 80-84°F / 27-29°C Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility 50-200 Ft/ 15-61 M

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions none.
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

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

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

Subject Matter N/A Boat Facilities N/A
Overall rating for UWP's N/A Shore Facilities N/A
UW Photo Comments [None]
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