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Dive Review of Dunbar Rock in
Honduras/Guanaja

Dunbar Rock: "Dunbar Rock", Jul, 2018,

by Howard Mount, GA, US ( 1 report with 2 Helpful votes). Report 10352 has 2 Helpful votes.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 101-250 dives
Where else diving Caribbean, Gulf of Mexico
Closest Airport Roatan Getting There Commuter flight from Roatan to Guanaja then a short boat ride to Dunbar Rock provided by the facility

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny Seas calm
Water Temp 82 to 82 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility 75 to 100 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile ?
Enforced diving restrictions DM led dives but had plenty of freedom to not be up each others rear end. Be back on the boat with 500psi. Also not chipped in stone since we were always around 30'-40' reefs at the end of dives.
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks 1 or 2 Mantas 1 or 2
Dolphins 1 or 2 Whale Sharks None
Turtles None Whales None
Corals 4 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 Boats are not setup for photography other than having a separate rinse bucket for cameras. Gear shoul ... 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 7/7/18 through 7/14/18

LDS trip where we had all of Dunbar Rock rented and about half of their sister property Clark's Caye rented.

Flew into Roatan from Atlanta on 7/7/18, from there caught a commuter flight to the island of Guanaja, where we were picked up by dive boats from Dunabar rock and carried the remaining 15 minute journey to Dunbar Rock. (Those that were staying on Clark's had about a 30 minute ride) Saturday afternoon was the standard get unpacked, welcome reception, property rules. We were instructed to unpack our dive gear and have it outside our doors by 0700 the following morning, where it was picked up and assembled when we got to the boat the following morning.

The general schedule of events was as follows.
0730 - Breakfast
0830 - Get to dive boat for two tank dive
1200-1230 - come back for lunch (the time for this floated a good bit depending on where we dove)
1430 - Back to dive boat for 1 tank in the afternoon
1700 - Arrive back at Dunbar rock for cocktails and clean up
1830 - Supper
1930 - Night diving around the rock if you ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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