Scuba Diving Near Roseau

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Much like the rugged topography of the island of Dominica, the waters just off the coast of Roseau are filled with canyons and cliffs, craters and pinnacles, and some of the most vibrant reefs around.  Discover a world like you've never imagined when you plan a diving trip to this unique locale.

You'll find 3 dive operators, a dive shop, and at least 9 interesting dive sites in the area.

Dive Operators and Shops

The dive shop you'll be able to find are provided here:

Dive Shops Near Roseau
Name Type Phone Location Island
Al Dive Dive Shop//12577 (767) 440-3483 1.6 mi. South-Southeast of Downtown Roseau Dominica

If you'd like to go diving, you might want to contact Dive Dominica. Dive Dominica focuses on their scuba diving tours, but are also known for their whale watching tours as well. Their dive offerings are PADI certification for beginner and intermediate divers, boat diving and night diving. They are located in Roseau.

Another good option is Fort Young Hotel Diving. In 2011, Fort Young Hotel added the option of purchasing a scuba diving package to their list of hotel offerings. This has allowed visitors to purchase accommodations, some of dining and many of Fort Young's amazing activities all in one clean swoop. They can be reached at (800) 581-2034.

A third option is Waitukubuli Adventure Tour Co.. Their snorkeling trips take guests to a number of hidden spots along the coat including Elephant Butt, Secret Bay, and Champagne Reef. They're located in downtown Roseau.

Details regarding the area's dive operators can be seen in this chart:

Dive Operators Near Roseau
Name Phone Location
Dive Dominica (767) 448-2188 0.8 mi. Southeast of Downtown Roseau
Fort Young Hotel Diving (800) 581-2034 Downtown Roseau
Waitukubuli Adventure Tour Co. (767) 440-2628 Downtown Roseau

Dive Services

View the chart below to learn more about the typical cost of dive services in this area.

Dive Services
Offering Type Low Rate High Rate
Discover Scuba $ 55.0 $ 110.0
Double Tank Dive $ 75.0 $ 112.0
Night Dive $ 30.0 $ 95.0
Open Water Certification $ 390.0 $ 470.0
Single Tank Dive $ 48.0 $ 82.0

Dive Sites

Some information concerning some of the area's dive sites are provided in this table:

Dive Sites Near Roseau
Name Quality Experience Max Depth Latitude Longitude
Castle Comfort Excellent -- 44.9 15.2851666667 -61.3757333333
Champagne Beach Excellent -- 55.8 15.2444833333 -61.3739666667
Cironier -- -- -- 15.2862985111 -61.3823509404
Coral Gardens South Excellent -- 49.9 15.2381 -61.3711166667
Dangleben's Pinnacles Good Open Water / CMAS * 129.9 15.2371166667 -61.3727833333
Danglebens North Excellent -- 98.4 15.2422 -61.3743833333
La Sorcière Excellent -- 60.0 15.23455 -61.3660166667
Pointe Guignard Very Good -- 85.0 15.2409 -61.3729833333
Solomon Reef Good -- 68.9 15.2724299823 -61.3752692394

For more information concerning snorkeling, including useful tips and suggestions for both experienced divers and beginners, check out our exhaustive Caribbean diving page.


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