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Dive Review of Grenadines Dive/Anchorage Yacht Club in
St. Vincent and the Grenadines/Union Island

Grenadines Dive/Anchorage Yacht Club: "Good No Frills Diving Off the Beaten Path", Feb, 2018,

by Michael Fritz, NJ, US (Reviewer Reviewer 3 reports with 5 Helpful votes). Report 10189.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 251-500 dives
Where else diving Hawaii, Most of Caribbean, Mexico, Fiji, Palau, Solomons, Indonesia, GBR, Galapagos, Philippines
Closest Airport Union Island Getting There Fly to Barbados (that airport is NUTS on Saturdays!) and SVG to Union Island. We had to overnight in Barbados on the way down.

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny Seas calm, choppy
Water Temp 79 to Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 3
Water Visibility 60 to 70 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile no
Enforced diving restrictions Drift Dives, so stay within sight of Divemaster and surface as a group
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? no

What I Saw

Sharks 1 or 2 Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles 1 or 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 1 stars
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
UW Photo Comments Basically nothing on boat or dive shop for cameras rigs. I kept mine (housed P&S with a strobe) in my beach b ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here

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 3 stars
Value for $$ For Subscribers Only
Beginners 4 stars
Advanced For Subscribers Only
Comments We were staying on Union Island but weren't planning to dive while there. We found some excellent snorkeling in the Tobago Cays nearby, so we decided while there we should try to get a few dives in if we could. We emailed them (Grenadines Dive is the only Dive Operator on the island) and they said to just stop by and they'd take us diving the next morning. The dive shop is hard to find and down a side street with no sign. We had to get directions from a local. The shop mana ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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