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Dive Review of Scuba Montserrat/private residence in
General Travel/Other Locations

Scuba Montserrat/private residence: "Montserrat - off the beaten path and worth the trip", Oct, 2016,

by William G Bain, GA, US ( 1 report). Report 9297.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 251-500 dives
Where else diving New England, Bahamas, Turks and Caicos, Bonaire, Florida Keys
Closest Airport John A. Osborne Airport - Getting There Only accessible by air. Short flight from Antigua via flyMontserrat and other carriers

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny Seas calm
Water Temp 86 to 89 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 2
Water Visibility 40 to 60 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile ?
Enforced diving restrictions [Unspecified]
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? N/A

What I Saw

Sharks None Mantas Squadrons
Dolphins None 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 N/A
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
UW Photo Comments [None] ... 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 5 stars
Value for $$ For Subscribers Only
Beginners 5 stars
Advanced For Subscribers Only
Comments While visiting my brother, who has a home on the island, I had a chance to get a couple of shore dives in with Scuba Montserrat (, one of the two dive shops on the island (the other is Montserrat Island Dive Centre I was looking for quick and easy dives since this wasn't a hard core dive trip, but rather a family visit. I had two very nice shore dives with Andrew, the divemaster/owner of Scuba Montserrat - Carr's Bay and Woodlands. The dives were mostly less than 25 feet deep - lots of bottom time! The deepest we went on either dive was 39 feet, per my computer. Entry and exit were easy from the sandy beaches in both cases. My initial thought was that those two dives would be excellent check out or first dives for a beginner. Most of the other dive sites are on the leeward side of the island as well, ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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