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Dive Review of Bill Tewes' Dive St. Vincent/Fitness Quest in
St. Vincent and the Grenadines/St. Vincent

Bill Tewes' Dive St. Vincent/Fitness Quest, Feb, 2010,

by Brigitte Lacouture, AK, US (Contributor Contributor 15 reports with 4 Helpful votes). Report 5391.

No photos available at this time

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

Accommodations 4 stars Food N/A
Service and Attitude 5 stars Environmental Sensitivity 3 stars
Dive Operation 4 stars Shore Diving N/A
Snorkeling N/A
Value for $$ 5 stars
Beginners 2 stars
Advanced 4 stars
Comments Had a dive and accommodation package. Stayed at Fitness Quest above the fitness center in corner apartment. The Fitness Quest apartments are on a hill just above the main island road with a nice view over to Young Island and refreshing breezes. The apartment was very clean and well maintained. The apartments are a 7 minute walk to the dive shop first along a quiet lane then down to and along the beach, so one did not have to walk along the main road. Stephen the manager at the gym downstairs was very friendly and helpful with any information we needed. The only negative with the location was the road traffic which prevents one from keeping the windows open and using the ceiling fan when sleeping, so instead we ran the A/C (included in rate), even though it was not required, as the temperature cooled down pleasantly at night.

Dove mostly with Calvin who regularly pointed out small and hard to see small creatures like frogfish, seahorses, several blue fin jawfish, slender filefish, lots of arrow crabs, and lobster. Very good condition soft corals. Mostly smaller fish, no large ones. Dove with Don a couple times, who was not as diligent in pointing out creatures leaving you to look around on your own. Never saw Bill, DMs said he only goes out with photographers and we had none. However, we know Bill exists as he responded quickly to emails when we were organizing the trip. Usually 4 or 5 people on the boat per dive which provided enough room on the boat.

Rented a car for a few days and took a few afternoon drives after diving. The Salt Ponds on Windward side and the Montreal Gardens were well worth seeing.
Websites Bill Tewes' Dive St. Vincent   

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 101-250 dives
Where else diving Australia, Fiji, Tahiti, Turks & Caicos, Saba & St. Kitts, Hawaii,
Closest Airport Getting There

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny, dry Seas calm, no currents
Water Temp 26-26°C / 79-79°F Wetsuit Thickness 4
Water Visibility 10-30 M / 33-98 Ft

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions No depth limit as all shallow dives (10 to 20 m) looking at small critters.
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? no

What I Saw

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

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

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