Scuba Diving Near Ocho Rios

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Ocho Rios is a great destination for all skill levels, because there are both shallow and deep dives within easy reach of the shore.  Destinations include several reefs which range in depth between 40 and 130 feet deep.

You'll find 5 dive services to choose from.

Dive Operators

If you're ready to take the plunge, you might want to check with Couples San Souci Divers. Divers of all skill levels can enjoy their time at Couples. Begin with a complimentary resort course at 9:00 a.m. They are found within eastern Ocho Rios.

A second option is Scubacaribe Ocho Rios. The largest dive operation in the Caribbean, there are more than 20 Scubacaribe locations around the world. This center in particular specializes in scuba diving courses and daily dives despite also offering a great deal of other watersports options. You can call them at (876) 972-7558.

A third good option is Beaches Boscobel Diving. One of the perks of staying at Beaches Resort is that they offer beginning scuba diving training as part of their all-inclusive package. They're found in RioNuoya, 6.8 mi. East of central Ocho Rios.

The table below provides you with details concerning the area's dive services.

Dive Operators Near Ocho Rios
Name Phone Location
Beaches Boscobel Diving (876) 975-7777 RioNuoya, 6.8 mi. East of Central Ocho Rios
Couples San Souci Divers (876) 994-1206 1.1 mi. East-Northeast of Central Ocho Rios
Garfield Diving Station (876) 544-4354 Downtown Ocho Rios
Resort Divers Ocho Rios (876) 973-7866 Ocho Rios
Scubacaribe Ocho Rios (876) 972-7558 5.6 mi. West of Central Ocho Rios

To learn more about diving, including useful tips and suggestions for both beginners and experienced divers, read our comprehensive Caribbean diving article.


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