Scuba Diving Near Holetown

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One of the top dive sites in the Caribbean is located just off the coast of Holetown.  It is the S.S. Starvonikita, which sits upright in 130 feet of water and is covered on coral.  Hauntingly beautiful, it is a wreck site most divers agree can't be missed, and you shouldn't have any trouble arranging a dive at this site through any of the local operators. 

You'll find several dive services and at least 11 interesting dive sites to choose from.

Dive Operators

Be sure to look at the chart below to learn more about dive service operators.

Dive Operators Near Holetown
Name Phone Location
Barbados Blue Watersports (246) 434-5764 Downtown Bridgetown, 6.2 mi. South of Central Holetown
Dive Hightide Watersports (800) 970-0016 0.5 mi. North-Northwest of Central Holetown
Reefers and Wreckers (246) 422-5450 4.6 mi. North of Central Holetown

Dive Sites

A few details concerning some of the area's major dive sites can be seen right below.

Dive Sites Near Holetown
Name Latitude Longitude
Allens (Dive Site) 13.2148267544 -59.6466881225
Clarkes Bank (Dive Site) 13.119552227 -59.6477180907
Dottins Reef 13.1830726982 -59.6435982177
Fishermans (Dive Site) 13.1860811542 -59.6435982177
Folkstone Dive 13.1915444459 -59.6400299669
Johnsons (Dive Site) 13.1680298637 -59.6446281859
Lord Combermere (Shipwreck) 13.13058591 -59.6422249267
SS Stavronikita 13.1443166667 -59.6430166667
Spawnee Dive Site 13.2333032423 -59.6546459198
Stavronikita (Shipwreck) 13.1372727495 -59.6411949584
Victors Reef (Dive Site) 13.1389444309 -59.6422249267

For more information about snorkeling, including useful tips and suggestions skilled divers as well as beginners, read this detailed guide to diving in the Caribbean.


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