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Dive Review of AlDive/Fort Young Hotel in
Dominica/Scott's Head

AlDive/Fort Young Hotel: "The best in the Caribbean", May, 2017,

by ann mcgrath, VA, US (Sr. Contributor Sr. Contributor 21 reports with 7 Helpful votes). Report 9903.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 501-1000 dives
Where else diving Caribbean, Thailand, Fiji, Solomon Islands, Indonesia, Galapagos, Raja Ampat
Closest Airport Melville Hall Getting There The Seaborne flight from SJU to DOM turned around, and we had to spend a night at the airport hotel

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny, dry Seas calm, no currents
Water Temp 80 to 84 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 3
Water Visibility 20 to 80 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions Recreational limits
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? N/A

What I Saw

Sharks None Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles > 2 Whales None
Corals 5 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 5 stars
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
UW Photo Comments cameras are handled carefully, and rinsed after each use. ... 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 4 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 4 stars
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Comments Diving on Dominica is *always* good, in fact, it's my favorite Caribbean destination, which is why I return almost every year. The reefs are healthy and full of life.

The locals are doing an excellent job of keeping the lionfish in check as well! We saw a few on the popul ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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