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Dive Review of Sea Saba/Juliana's Hotel in
Saba

Sea Saba/Juliana's Hotel: "A Diving and Hiking Vacation", Apr, 2019,

by Bill Stalter, KS, US ( 1 report). Report 10919.

No photos available at this time

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 3 stars
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Comments I have raised my family on Cozumel diving (30+ trips), but my wife requires some occasional dive diversity. She also likes to incorporate other activities into a dive trip. A few years ago we dove/hiked Dominica to fulfill her diversity requirement. Saba had been on her radar for a couple of years, but hurricane damage to St Maarten’s airport (Princess Juliana) forced us to delay this trip until this year.

Flying from Kansas City, we had to book a very early departure to make it to St Maarten in time for the last WinAir flight of the day to Saba. The airport is still in recovery mode, but it seems fully functional. We traveled on weekdays, and we could see where delays m ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
Websites Sea Saba   Juliana's Hotel

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 251-500 dives
Where else diving Cozumel, Little Cayman, Cayman Brac, Grand Turk, Dominica
Closest Airport St. Marteen Getting There Short flight on Winair from St. Marteen

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny, windy, rainy Seas choppy, surge
Water Temp 77-79°F / 25-26°C Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility 50-100 Ft/ 15-30 M

Dive Policy

Dive own profile no
Enforced diving restrictions Many of the dive sites are deep, which limited the profile.
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks 1 or 2 Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles > 2 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 Sea Saba provided a water bucket for cameras, but not a separate table. The ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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