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 10 dive services, some dive shops, and at least 16 interesting dive sites in the area.

Dive Operators and Shops

The dive shops worth looking into are displayed in the following chart.

Dive Shops Near Seven Mile Beach
Name Phone Location
Divers Supply (345) 949-7621 1.7 mi. North of Downtown Georgetown
Divers World (345) 949-8128 1.2 mi. North of Downtown Georgetown
Divetech

If you want to go diving, you should consider Divetech. Divetech is Grand Cayman's only dive operator that offers it all. With a hand picked staff of the most experienced instructors, you will have the best dive experience available on the island. They are found within northeastern Seven Mile Beach.

A second option is Epic Divers. Epic Divers believes in making every experience easily customized, resulting in a truly enjoyable and unique moment in the Caribbean. Perfect for families, children can start their path to becoming experienced divers with the help of their professional guides. You can reach them at (345) 526-5020.

Still another option is Living the Dream Divers. Living the Dream specializes in small group dives and offer full valet service. Favorite dive spots are the USS Kittiwake and Stringray City. They're situated in the heart of Seven Mile Beach.

The following chart summarizes some key facts concerning dive service operators.

Dive Operators Near Seven Mile Beach
Name Phone Location
Ambassador Divers (345) 949-4530 1.5 mi. North of Downtown Georgetown
Cayman Turtle Divers (345) 938-0184 Central Seven Mile Beach
DNS Diving (345) 916-2490 Seven Mile Beach
Divetech (877) 946-5658 Crystal Harbour, 1.3 mi. Northeast of Central Seven Mile Beach
Epic Divers (345) 526-5020 1.6 mi. North of Downtown Georgetown
Go Pro Diving (345) 925-9092 1.3 mi. North of Downtown Georgetown
Living the Dream Divers (345) 526-3483 Central Seven Mile Beach
Neptune Divers (345) 945-3990 West Bay, 1.7 mi. North-Northwest of Central Seven Mile Beach
Pirate Divers (345) 324-3271 Seven Mile Beach
Red Sail Sports (877) 506-6368 0.6 mi. South-Southwest of Central Seven Mile Beach

Dive Services

Check out the following table for information concerning the approximate cost of typical 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 following table summarizes some key facts 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

To learn more concerning diving, including tips and suggestions for both experienced divers and beginners, read our detailed guide to diving in the Caribbean.

 

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