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Dive Review of Pirates Point Resort in
Cayman Islands/Little Cayman

Pirates Point Resort: "Another great trip to Pirates Point, Little Cayman", Aug, 2016,

by David E Reubush, VA, US (Top Contributor Top Contributor 48 reports with 15 Helpful votes). Report 9125 has 2 Helpful votes.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience Over 1000 dives
Where else diving Australia, Belize, Bimini, Bonaire, Caymans, Curacao, Galapagos, Indonesia (Wakatobi, Raja Ampat, Komodo, Lembeh, Bali, Banda Sea), Philippines, Red Sea, Solomon Islands, Southern Bahamas, St. Thomas, Turks & Caicos
Closest Airport "Little Cayman" Getting There Fly to Grand Cayman and take a Twin Otter to Little Cayman

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny, windy, dry Seas choppy, surge, no currents
Water Temp 86 to 86 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 3
Water Visibility 60 to 80 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions Dive with a buddy, 100 ft. first dive, 60 ft. second dive (CIWA rules) and come back with 500 psi or more. Note there is no time limit on the dives. On some dives we approached 2 hours of bottom time.
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 3 stars
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
UW Photo Comments Rinse tank on boat could have become crowded if there had been a large number ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here

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 5 stars
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Comments This was our 20th trip to Pirates Point since 1995, and this year was the resort's 30th anniversary. As you can tell, both my wife and I like it there and believe that Little Cayman has the best diving in the Caribbean. I will limit my comments in this review to changes/improvements since my review last year (and many years before) which you can find on the Undercurrent website. As many of you are aware, Gladys Howard, the founder of Pirates Point passed a ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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