Scuba Diving Near Water Island

One of the main attractions of Water Island is a scuba diving site called Supermarket Reef.  It is also sometimes referred to as Limestone Reef thanks to its location in Limestone Bay, where divers will experience coral that forms in rows heading towards the island rather than along the shore, which make them appear like the aisles in a supermarket. 

There are at least 7 different dive sites and some dive shops in the area.

Dive Shops

The dive shops worth considering are summarized in the table below.

Dive Shops Near Water Island
Name Phone Location
Admiralty Dive Center (340) 777-9802 0.9 mi. West of Central Charlotte Amalie
Water World Outfitters (340) 774-3737 Charlotte Amalie

Dive Sites

The following table lists a few details concerning some of the area's better-known dive sites.

Dive Sites Near Water Island
Name Latitude Longitude
Aaron's Barge 18.3235659339 -64.9740460703
Aron's Barge Dive 18.3261736761 -64.9717283249
Kennedy Dive 18.3088995791 -64.9399709702
Limestone 18.3113436897 -64.9640897104
Limestone Dive Site 18.3100811171 -64.9627590179
Sprat Dive 18.3144400732 -64.9391988108
Western Cities Dive 18.2980616479 -64.9706554413

For more information concerning diving, including helpful suggestions and tips for both beginners and experienced divers, read this extensive Caribbean diving page.


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