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Dive Review of Scuba St. Lucia/Anse Chastanet in
St. Lucia

Scuba St. Lucia/Anse Chastanet: "Anse Chastanet, again", Sep, 2022,

by Bobby Munno, NY, US (Contributor Contributor 17 reports with 8 Helpful votes). Report 12056.

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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 4 stars
Value for $$ For Subscribers Only
Beginners 3 stars
Advanced For Subscribers Only
Comments Our first stay at Anse Chastanet diving with on-site SCUBA St. Lucia four years ago did not go well with an ear infection and a Lionfish sting. Knowing neither were attributable to the resort, we did a return trip for a second take. The return was yet another great decision! The resort is beautiful with a warm and welcoming staff. Our hillside room had a fantastic view of the famous St. Lucia pitons to the south and the sunset and beach to the west. Morning coffee on our balcony brought us Antillean Crested and Purple-throated Carib Hummingbirds, Bananaquits and Lesser Antillean Bullf ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
Websites Scuba St. Lucia   Anse Chastanet

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience Over 1000 dives
Where else diving Bahamas, Belize, Bonaire, Cabo, Cancun, Carriacou, 3 Caymans, Cozumel, St Croix, Curacao, Dominica, St Eustatius, FL, Grenada, HI, St Helena, Iceland, Jamaica, LI, St Lucia, Mntsrrat, NYC, Palau, PA, Philippines, Poland, Roatan, Saba, Tobago, Turks&Caicos, Utila, St Vincent, Yucatan cenotes
Closest Airport UVF Getting There direct jetBlue flight JFK to UVF

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny Seas calm
Water Temp 81-85°F / 27-29°C Wetsuit Thickness 3
Water Visibility 60-81 Ft/ 18-25 M

Dive Policy

Dive own profile no
Enforced diving restrictions The stated dive profile was 60 feet for 45 minutes. Dive times were limited as the boat returns to the shop after each dive. Depth limits were not enforced.
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks 1 or 2 Mantas None
Dolphins 1 or 2 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 The dive boat had a large camera tank that never had more than a couple of inches of water in it. It was not too much of an issue a ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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