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Diving Barbados

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Carlisle Bay
"5 or so wrecks in a small marine park. 30 - 54 feet in depth, visibility fantastic. Turtles, Rays and numerous fish can be seen here."
Anna, UK, 2009
"Relaxing, sea horse, frog fish, 6 ship wrecks"
Chris Rushfel, 2010
The Old Fort
"Drift dive over the reef. Visibility again great (Feb) and similar aquatic life to Carlisle Bay but with more chances to see Rays.."
Anna, UK, 2009
"Sting ray, Eagle ray, Lots of Turtles"
Chris Rushfel, 2010
Asta/Friars Craig
"Combination Reef and Wreck together."
Chris Rushfel, 2010

Barbados Dive Operators

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Reefers and Wreckers

Family owned PADI centre established in 1994. $60 for 1 dive with kit (2007).

Timothy House
Orange Street
St Peter
West Indies
Tel/Fax: (246) 422 5450
Mobile: (246) 230 5926
E-mail: [email protected]

" My wife and I are middle aged and have just concluded our PADI Open Water Scuba diving course - Our Dive Master 'Michael' was excellent and we felt totally confident with him. he has a wicked sense of humour but at no time left us feeling unsafe in any way."
Norman, UK, 2009

" I would definitely not recommend Reefers and Wreckers dive shop. They are careless, dangerous, slapdash and ignore safety. They are particularly dangerous with children. DONT GO THERE!"
Carey, 2008

" I found no problems with the professional attitude of the dive masters. I had a safe and pleasurable week with good diving!"
Helena, 2008

West Side Scuba Centre
Lorenzo's Scuba Dreams

PADI dive shop located on the beach on the West Coast of Barbados. Established in 1995

Lorenzo Garraway
Lorenzo's Scuba Dreams
The Fairmont Royal Pavilion and Glitter Bay Hotels
St James
West Indies
Tel: (246) 422 4414 / 422 5555
Mobile: (246) 245 4288
E-mail: [email protected]

" We arrived 10 minutes before agreed time, but the boat had left already! Don't touch them! "
Nigel, 2009

" Fantastic dive operator - been diving with them for over a decade now. Would recommend them to anyone."
Alex Da Costa, 2010

Barbados Blue

PADI resort: 1 dive costs US$50 or BDS$100 (2007).

Hilton Barbados
Needham's Point
St Michael
West Indies
Tel: (246) 434-5764
E-mail: [email protected]

" I highly recommend diving with Andre, Roger or Christie at "Barbados Blue". Experienced divers, very knowledgeable about the ecological aspects of the reefs and wildlife, great people to dive with. "
Pat, 2008

" I'd definitely dive with anybody from Barbados Blue again. All instructors very friendly and knowledgable. With 2 or 3 dives each day there will always be something that suits. "
Anna, UK, 2009

The Dive Shop
DivePro Barbados
Eco Dive Barbados
Dive Barbados
The Dive Shop Ltd - Carlisle Bay

The Dive Shop Ltd.
Carlisle Bay,
South Coast,

"Fatema and her crew were excellent, professional and patient, they went all out to please, no rush, knowledgable about dive sites"
Chris Rushfel, 2010

Barbados Accommodation

For hotels in Barbados see the Agoda site...

Shutters In Barbados

Shutters is a 4-bedroom house, sleeping 8 and offering comfortable rental accommodation on the west coast of Barbados. It is situated in Lower Carlton, in the parish of St James, just off the coast road between Holetown and Speightstown, five minutes walk from the beach. SCUBA diving is available within a 10 minute drive. Two companies, Reefers and Wreckers in Speightstown and West Side Scuba in Holetown, will pick you up from the house.

E-mail: [email protected]

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