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Dive Review of Scuba St. Lucia in
St. Lucia

Scuba St. Lucia, Sep, 2013,

by Chrys Martin, OR, US (Contributor Contributor 17 reports with 10 Helpful votes). Report 7165.

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

Accommodations 5 stars Food 5 stars
Service and Attitude 5 stars Environmental Sensitivity 4 stars
Dive Operation 5 stars Shore Diving 5 stars
Snorkeling 5 stars
Value for $$ 5 stars
Beginners 4 stars
Advanced 5 stars
Comments This is our third trip to St. Lucia, Anse Chastanet since we were certified here in 1994. Still a first rate operation, wonderful accommodations and food. Very good and safe dive operation. unlimited shore diving right off the beach several times a day. 3 boat dives per day with some input from passengers about what dive sites to see. No big fish, but best "black" seahorse we've ever seen, watched it for 20 minutes and crew looked hard to find one for us for 3 days. good for beginners as well as advanced divers. the most luxurious dive resort we go to and well worth the money, lots of deals though from time to time. Eco conscious and lots of non-diving things to do for both divers and non-divers on and off property. Funky little city nearby walkable with lots of local flavor. Three restaurants on property including one right on beach. Divers will prefer the "beachside" rooms, which are huge and very nice, but no view. the other rooms are up many steps on hill with killer views, but lots of hiking. lockers though so you can keep all stuff on the beach at the f=dive shop so you don't have to go to your room in between dives. Don't miss superman's Flight and the small wreck. good and easy shore night dive.
Websites Scuba St. Lucia   

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 101-250 dives
Where else diving Belize, Hawaii, Australia, Indonesia (Sulawesi), all over Caribbean
Closest Airport Getting There

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny Seas calm
Water Temp 81-83°F / 27-28°C Wetsuit Thickness 3
Water Visibility 50-80 Ft/ 15-24 M

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions guide to follow if wanted to or some variation on own
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks None Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles 1 or 2 Whales None
Corals 4 stars Tropical Fish 4 stars
Small Critters 2 stars Large Fish 2 stars
Large Pelagics N/A

Underwater Photography 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Subject Matter N/A Boat Facilities 4 stars
Overall rating for UWP's N/A Shore Facilities 5 stars
UW Photo Comments [None]
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