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Dive Review of Amy Slate's Amoray Dive Resort in
The Continental USA/FL Keys

Amy Slate's Amoray Dive Resort, Feb, 2011,

by George Crull, PA, US ( 1 report). Report 5926.

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 4 stars
Dive Operation 5 stars Shore Diving N/A
Snorkeling 4 stars
Value for $$ 5 stars
Beginners 4 stars
Advanced 5 stars
Comments Just returned to the snow from 4 days of diving in Key Largo. We stayed at Amy Slatesís Amoray Diver resort. What a great time! The motel itself is spread out over the property, with two docks, a small pool, beach and a Tiki bar. We stayed in a standard room (2 queen beds) fridge, coffee maker and microwave. The room was clean and recently redecorated. The beds were firm and conformable. The road noise was excessive with the windows open, but not detectable once the windows were closed.

The diving was from their main boat (a large Cat). The trip to the reefs was quick despite being on the sound side of the Key. The Captains and mates were helpful and fun. Both mates were PADI instructors. The boat was in excellent condition, as were the tanks, weights and belts. I requested 100 CuFt. tanks with nitrox (personal preference, not required for these reefs) and was please to have them delivered each morning to the boat. A wet storage locker is located next to the rinse tank (perhaps 10 yards from the dock).

The dive boat is large with 5 exits, and two large ladders for returning to the boat. On one day we had a group of 8 open water students, as well as 10 other divers; still lots of room on the boat. Water and fruit on board. Dry space is limited, so be considerate.

Recommendations: Book in advance and donít hesitate to make special requests. The front office staff is helpful and knowledgeable about food and drink in the area. The boat crews 1st rate and the reefs have an amazing array of life.

Websites Amy Slate's Amoray Dive Resort   

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 51-100 dives
Where else diving Key Largo FL
Closest Airport Getting There

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny, dry Seas calm
Water Temp 66-70°F / 19-21°C Wetsuit Thickness 3
Water Visibility 20-60 Ft/ 6-18 M

Dive Policy

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

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 4 stars
Small Critters 3 stars Large Fish 4 stars
Large Pelagics 3 stars

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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