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Dive Review of Cane Bay Dive Shop/Arawak Inn in
Virgin Islands/St. Croix

Cane Bay Dive Shop/Arawak Inn: "St. Croix after the Sept., 2018 Hurricane", Mar, 2018,

by Jerome M Hobart, NY, US (Contributor Contributor 15 reports with 1 Helpful vote). Report 10174.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience Over 1000 dives
Where else diving [Maldives, French Polynesia, Great Barrier Reef, Cozumel, Bonaire, Florida Keys, Bahamas, Curacao, Dominica, Cayman Islands, Belize, Grenada, Niagara River, St. Eustatius, Raja Ampat, Yap, Fiji, Palau, Honduras.
Closest Airport Henry E. Rohlsen Airport Getting There American Airlines

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny, rainy, cloudy Seas calm, surge
Water Temp 81 to 82 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 5
Water Visibility 50 to 75 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions Asked to stay within 100 feet for 60 minutes.
Really no problem if you went deeper.
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? N/A

What I Saw

Sharks Lots 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 4 stars
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
UW Photo Comments Cane Bay Dive crew very helpful in assisting divers with cameras. A larger rinse bucket for ... 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 5 stars
Service and Attitude For Subscribers Only Environmental Sensitivity For Subscribers Only
Dive Operation For Subscribers Only Shore Diving For Subscribers Only
Snorkeling 4 stars
Value for $$ For Subscribers Only
Beginners 4 stars
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Comments Having dove St. Croix off a Nekton liveaboard in 2008, I was interested to see what damage the Sept., 2018 hurricane had done to the Island of St. Croix as well as the coral reefs and fish. Having made my reservations before the hurricane, I spent many months worrying about whether St. Croix would be back in business by March, 2018. Happily, the Island now has power and the Arawak Inn( Bed and Breakfas ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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