Scuba Diving Near Seven Mile Beach

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Within easy reach of one of the best dive destinations in the world, the Grand Cayman Wall is frequented by tourists from all around.  There are drops that go as deep as 3,000 feet, which makes for an exhilarating destination to say the least.  Those who are not so adventurous will still find plenty to see at just 45 to 75 feet, where the most activity can be found. Nearby, you'll find several other popular sites like Stingray City and a recent boat wreck. 

You'll find 8 dive services, some dive shops, and at least 16 good dive sites in the area.

Dive Operators and Shops

The dive shops you'll be able to find are summarized in the chart below.

Dive Shops Near Seven Mile Beach
Name Phone Location
Divers Supply (345) 949-7621 Seven Mile Beach
Divers World (345) 949-8128 1.2 mi. North of Downtown Georgetown
Ambassador Divers

If you're ready to take the plunge, you might want to contact Living the Dream Divers. Owned and operated by a husband and wife team who believe they are truly "Living the Dream," you won't find a friendly set of dive operators -- who are also so highly qualified -- around. Living the Dream has been built by people who love scuba diving and want every diver who visits the island to share in their joy. They are located in Seven Mile Beach.

A second option is DNS Diving. The standard dive package with DNS begins with free transportation from your resort along Seven Mile Beach. You'll start your dive with a guided wall dive that maxes out at 100 feet, then take a break on the surface for some bottled water and a snack. They can be reached at (345) 916-2490.

A third option is Pirate Divers. Full valet service, an in-water guide for every dive, and complete training package, Pirate Divers is an all-around dive center that can handle all of your scuba diving needs at rates that are competitive when compared to others on the island. They're located in Seven Mile Beach.

Some information concerning the area's dive services are shown in the following chart.

Dive Operators Near Seven Mile Beach
Name Phone Location
Ambassador Divers (345) 949-4530 1.5 mi. North of Downtown Georgetown
Cayman Diving (345) 926-4729 Seven Mile Beach
DNS Diving (345) 916-2490 Seven Mile Beach
Go Pro Diving (345) 925-9092 1.3 mi. North of Downtown Georgetown
Living the Dream Divers (345) 526-3483 2.0 mi. North of Downtown Georgetown
Pirate Divers (345) 324-3271 Seven Mile Beach
Red Sail Sports Beach Suites (877) 506-6368 0.6 mi. South-Southwest of Central Seven Mile Beach
Seven Mile Watersports (345) 949-0332 Seven Mile Beach

Dive Services

The chart below offers the typical cost of dive services in this area.

Dive Services
Offering Type Low Rate High Rate
Discover Scuba $ 110.0 $ 175.0
Double Tank Dive $ 95.0 $ 130.0
Night Dive $ 75.0 $ 90.0
Open Water Certification $ 400.0 $ 595.0
Single Tank Dive $ 75.0 $ 95.0

Dive Sites

The chart below enables you to get a few details regarding some of the area's better-known dive sites.

Dive Sites Near Seven Mile Beach
Name Quality Max Depth Latitude Longitude
Bolero Excellent -- 19.34785 -81.3924
Eagles Nest Very Good -- 19.3414 -81.39208
Fish Reef Very Good 45.9 19.3213333333 -81.39335
Hammerhead Hole -- -- 19.33621 -81.38911
Hammerhead Hole Good 49.9 19.3362166667 -81.3891166667
Jax Dax Very Good -- 19.34085 -81.39005
Knife Good -- 19.35911 -81.39935
La Mesa Good -- 19.32168 -81.39308
Lone Star Very Good 42.0 19.3268333333 -81.391
Lost Treasure Reef Very Good -- 19.35385 -81.3934
Marty's Wall -- -- 19.36011 -81.4
Oro Verde Excellent 56.1 19.3386 -81.3907
Royal Palms Ledge Very Good -- 19.31895 -81.39328
Sand Chute Good 100.1 19.3321666667 -81.3928333333
The Kittiwake Good 64.0 19.3619 -81.4012166667
Wild Hammer Excellent -- 19.32268 -81.38943

For more information concerning diving, including useful tips and suggestions for both experienced divers and beginners, read our detailed discussion of diving in the Caribbean.

 

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