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

Scuba St. Lucia/Anse Chastenet: "St Lucia Oct 2020", Oct, 2020,

by Jon Hoffmann, GA, US (Sr. Reviewer Sr. Reviewer 8 reports with 8 Helpful votes). Report 11494.

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Ratings and Overall Comments 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Accommodations For Subscribers Only Food 3 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
Advanced For Subscribers Only
Comments St. Lucia Oct 1-8 2020: Anse Chastenet Resort and Scuba St Lucia

The Travel:
Due to COVID, direct flight dive destinations from Atlanta via Delta to countries that are not closed or impose strict quarantine or other similar restrictions are limited. Ken and Laura at Ultimate Dive Travel came through again for me and helped find and book a relatively frictionless destination and dive package. St Lucia requires that you register in advance and to also submit a negative COVID PCR test 7 days prior to arrival. One thing that is not clear in the St Lucia government website requirements is that after submission of the registration and test information, you will need a final letter indicating approval to enter St. Lucia. At least that is what the gate agent in Atlanta claimed and turns out may not be accurate. We submitted out info about 3 days before departure and had not received the final approval email. While in a mild panic at the boarding gate, we received outstanding help from Colette McDermott with t ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 501-1000 dives
Where else diving Caribbean, Costa Rica, Thailand, Micronesia, Maldives, Indonesia, PNG, Palau, Malaysia, Philippines
Closest Airport Getting There

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny, rainy Seas calm, currents
Water Temp 83-84°F / 28-29°C Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility 30-60 Ft/ 9-18 M

Dive Policy

Dive own profile no
Enforced diving restrictions [Unspecified]
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks None Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles 1 or 2 Whales None
Corals 3 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
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