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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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USD 84.99*
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Nassau Snorkel Bahamas Adventure
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USD 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 3 weeks ago

Shark dive was so professionally done ✅ and with lots of humor and warmth... sharks were not as scary as I expected... our shark man Nacho kept them occupied while we watched in awe and amazement... felt so much safer than I expected ... sharks...More

Thank Michellenergy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I did 8 dives with Stuart Cove's in mid-november 2017. I had a great time, the dive sites are great, the dive-operation is very well organised, the boats are great and spacefull and I had close encounters with LOTS of sharks! Many wrecks. Great staff...More

Thank Steve R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We did the shark dive with Stuart Cove and had a great time. The first tank was a regular dive and the dive master casually stated that we would see sharks on the dive. I assumed a couple,but after stepping off the boat and looking...More

Thank Jnthnbrnrd
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Everything went smooth. Our dive master was helpful and friendly. The dive was awesome. We booked through the cruise line & the had transportation ready and waiting for us. Getting back they had constant transportation dropping everyone off where they needed to go.

Thank Julie S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As a first time snorkeler, Stuart Cove makes me want to tell everyone about my experience with the snorkel trip. I was amazed, and drained, by the end of the day. The amount of marine life, the under water statues, the wrecks, the knowledgeable staff-...More

Thank Stevette M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I did my PADI advanced open water certification there. I did 6 dives in 2 days and couldn’t have been happier with my experience. Anwar was my personal instructor and was a total and complete professional the entire time, he was always very warm and...More

Thank travis g
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Couldn’t rate the organization and staff highly enough. Gabby and the boat staff were amazing. The bus drivers to and from the dock were well organized and full of helpful advise and knowledge of the area. Thank you for helping us build family memories.

Thank TraceyLetson
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

October 2017, We (boyfriend and I) went on our first dive trip and we had an amazing time. The water was flat (calm) and visibility was high. The Stuart Cove’s Dive Bahamas (SCDB) crew was incredible. We spent three days diving with the same crew...More

Thank wstephanier
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Shark Adventure is a spectacular show where you experience a face to face reef shark encounter of your lifetime. The staff is very knowledgeable and careful, makes you feel safe.

Thank Vodolaz1
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

It was my families first time snorkeling and the staff made it so easy and friendly. Saw some really awesome things. The Shark swim was really amazing. Highly recommend

Thank MelissaK1973
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Natalia N
Can I book a 2-tank dive 20th november and be picked up from the Carnival cruise ship? What dives sites are included in the 2-tank trip? The ship arrives at 8am and leaves 5pm. I am a new open water diver and have very little experience - besides my PADI certification earlier this year I never dove. How big will the groups be and is it possible to make the dive master my dive buddy? How many dive masters will be there? I have to go down into the water very slowly because last time when diving a had a baro-trauma from going down to quick - so I am worried that it will be a large group and I am pressured to keep up with them and can't take my time when going down. Also, will there be the opportunity to rent Go Pros or is there someone taking pictures? Do you have diving classes with prescription (-2,5)? I have my certification number with me in email form but I don't have the actual 'paper' - is that enough? Thanks for answering my questions
19 October 2017|
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Response from Colleen G | Reviewed this property |
I would contact Stuart’s Cove directly either by their website or Facebook. They answer within a day. The dive masters on our trip have been buddies before if someone doesn’t have one. As for the barotrauma... they never... More
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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