Equipped with the most comprehensive resort dive program in the Caribbean, Sandals® and Beaches® Resorts feature complimentary scuba diving at spectacular dive sites in Jamaica, Antigua, Saint Lucia, the Bahamas, Grenada, Barbados and Turks & Caicos. Guests can even become certified with optional PADI and DAN dive courses taught by highly-trained resort instructors. Plus, PADI Bubblemaker and Seal Team dive programs offered at Beaches mean kids can explore crystal-clear waters along protected reefs, too.
Meanwhile, certified divers have access to a two-tank dive per day, a choice of up to eight dive excursions, transportation in customized Newton dive boats, all top-of-the-line diving equipment, and optional night dives for added play. And when guests are not in the water, they enjoy luxurious accommodations, dining at up to 19 specialty restaurants per resort, unlimited premium brand liquors, unprecedented service and more —all included!
St Lucia-Dive Capital of the Caribbean
If you are interested--then you may want to book a trip to St Lucia this fall. The Eastern Caribbean island is hosting its first-ever Dive Fest, aimed at strengthening St Lucia’s position in the diving sector. The festival, which will take place Sept. 10-17, aims to celebrate St Lucia’s undersea beauty. The festival, which is being hosted by the Saint Lucia Dive Association, includes a pair of competitions: the Photographic Competition and the Treasure Hunt.
A number of the island’s hotels are also offering special packages for Dive Fest, from Cap Maison to Capella Marigot Bay to Windjammer Landing, with some offering significant savings off regular rates. The festival is highlighting 22 dive sites across the island.
For the full list of sites, see below:
1. Saline Point 2. Smugglers Cove 3. Bird’s Rock 4. Pigeon Island 5. Berger Rock 6. La Roche (The Rock) 7. Bone Yard 8. Anse La Raye Wall 9. Virgin’s Cove 10. Anse Chochon (N) 11. Lesleen M Wreck 12. Roseman’s Trench 13. Anse Chochon (S) 14. Daini Koyomaru Wreck 15. Turtle Reef 16. Anse Chastanet 17. Fairyland 18. Grand Caille 19. Keyhole Pinnacles 20. Superman’s Flight 21. Coral Gardens 22. Piton Wall
Dreamy Destinations by Jenna is a Sandal's Certified Agent and I would be happy to arrange your dive exploration, with a little relaxation.