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Stuart Cove's Dive Bahamas

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Southwest Bay Street, New Providence Island
+1 242-362-4171
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US$ 84.99*
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Nassau Snorkel Bahamas Adventure
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US$ 147.99*
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Nassau SUB Bahamas Adventure
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Nassau Shore Excursion: Bahamas Snorkel Adventure
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Stuart Cove's Dive Bahamas is Nassau's leading full service dive centre. Originally opened in 1979, the operation has grown to a fleet of nine dive vessels, with five of the boats over 40 feet in length. Located on the Southwest side of Nassau/New Providence Island, Stuart Cove's is in the ideal location to take advantage of the most diverse diving the Bahamas has to offer. Walls, reefs, wrecks and sharks! There something for everyone from beginner divers to experts. Holiday travelers who have never been diving before will enjoy the 3-hour "Learn To Dive Program". In this program guests will be introduced to the equipment used in the sport of diving in a swimming pool, receive an introduction into the basics of diving, and then complete their first ocean dive. All of this takes place under the supervision of a professional dive instructor. 2-tank dive trips are offered both moring and afternoon with 2-tank Shark dives offered every afternoon. Night dives are available on selected evenings with a minimum of 6 guests. Dive sites encompass steep vertical walls that plummet to 6,000 feet of depth, shallow tropical reefs, 13 different locations containing ship or airplane wrecks, and numerous locations that were used as underwater movie sets for feature films. The feature activities at Stuart Cove's for our divers is our "Extreme Shark Adventure". The Shark Adventure program is a 2-tank dive trip that takes divers on an underwater encounter with Caribbean Reef Sharks. On the first dive divers participate in a "free swim" with the sharks along a beautiful wall. On the second dive, the group forms a semi-circle on the 40-foot bottom and watch while a professional shark feeder enters the water with a box of bait. Upon reaching the bottom, the feeder begins feeding the sharks with the aid of a pole spear. To say the sharks come close to the divers is an understatement - they are everywhere! However, Stuart Cove's is not exclusively about diving. It's about sharing the underwater world with as many people as possible. Have a non-diving buddy? We have snorkel dedicated trips that take guests to a variety of shallow reef sites and even visits the sharks weather permitting. Want something more exciting? How about our personal submarines? SUB Bahamas takes adventurers on a trip around a shallow reef and allows them to snorkel as well on a custom boat.
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Southwest Bay Street, New Providence Island
+1 242-362-4171
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Reviewed yesterday

We had both divers and snorkelers in our group, so we split up and went on two separate boats. It was all very well organized, the staff extremely friendly an helpful and we all had a great time. Kudos to our dive master guide Ignacio,...More

Thank Andre T
Reviewed yesterday

We recently spent a week diving& snorkeling at Stuart Cove's. What a great experience. I needed to do my 4 certification open water dives. My SDI dive instructor at home was able to send over a global referal form even though they are PADI. The...More

Thank Elyse V
Reviewed 2 days ago

Stuarts Cove 2-tank dive was an experience of a lifetime. We had a small group and wanted to see sharks, boy did they deliver. Took us to the perfect dive site and saw so many Caribbean Reef sharks. I was like a kid in a...More

Thank sdortchy1083
Reviewed 4 days ago

I had a great trip with Stuarts Cove. I did the shark dive and what an amazing experience it was. They do a bit of educating about sharks as well before they feed. Its a bit intimidating when they brief you because they basically explain...More

Thank mmee1992
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My wife and I really enjoyed our 1/2 day snorkel trip with Christopher and Clivein on Stuart's Cove tours. We made three dives, only had about 15 people on the trip. Water was very clear and calm plenty of tropical fish swimming in large schools...More

Thank Tim C
Reviewed 1 week ago

A fun day trip! Stopped at a few locations. Cool to experience different areas and see the differences in fish and coral. Had an incredible experience with swimming with the sharks too! Awesome! Side notes: all optional-don't go in if you don't want to AND...More

Thank Jan R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Although we didn't have the best of weather for our trip it was a fantastic experience. The professional crew were very attentive and ensured that everyone in the party enjoyed the trip. As we were in a small group the SUB experience did not take...More

Thank happyhaddock247
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic set up, hotel collection and drop off, staff and crew are super friendly, equipment and boats are well maintained and safe - only slight disappointment was perhaps the dive area - was really shallow. Enjoyed the snorkeling afterwards.

Thank laurendan73
Reviewed 1 week ago

I did a sub excursion with a group of people from my resort. We saw some of the coolest fish just off the coast. About a 15 to 20 minute boat ride out to an island in the ocean and another couple hours in the...More

Thank advisor609
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a great dive on their newest wreck and the dive was aborted by the divemaster. although I was comfortable with the current, others were not and the divemaster aborted the dive.This is why I love diving with them, excellent judgement and safety of all...More

Thank Dave H
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19 April 2017|
Response from Michelle B | Property representative |
Yes, you can book a Shark dive as we run them every afternoon. To be sure our schedule works with your cruise ship please give us a call at (800)879-9832 or (954)524-5755 and we would be happy to help.
Morgan G
19 April 2017|
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Response from Friedrich B | Reviewed this property |
Rentals of equipment is extra charge. You can get these kind of data on their website as well.
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