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Blue Hole Watersports

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Back of British Colonial Hilton Hotel, Nassau, New Providence Island
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Blue Hole Water Sports picked up my family (group of 6) right outside the cruise port. It was a short 10 minute walk to the meeting spot. We got right on the boat and were off to our awesome adventure. We started off with a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Eve S
Reviewed 11 January 2019 via mobile

We booked our snorkeling with Basil and Blue Hole Water Sports because we read the awesome reviews and they definitely exceeded our expectations! we were on a boat with only 8 people, and Basil took us around atlantis and told us fun facts and things...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank kourtney s
Reviewed 5 December 2018

Thank you Basil and Kathy! Basil could not have been more accommodating, and his wife Kathy was beyond helpful with the booking process. We got to visit many snorkel sites and even a shipwreck and swam with turtles. If you are an experienced boater i...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank coachpotts
Reviewed 7 October 2018

Blue Hole Watersports is no longer at the back of the British Colonial Hilton. The concierge found them for me and I am so glad. Mark was our guide. None of us had snorkeled before. He was very patient with us and we were all...More

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank lyndavisher123
Reviewed 31 August 2018

Basil is an excellent snorkeling guide. He is remarkably easy to find from local hotels or cruise ships. Basil offers a nice alternative to the often huge crowds who take excursions from cruise ships. His boat only holds 8-10 people which allows for a much...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank dbmmock
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

We had a great snorkel experience with Basil. Me and my dad went out at about 11am, he showed us where all the famous people live and saw several different types of fish and a shipwreck. I would definitely recommend! It’s a great experience for...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 19 August 2018

We (my husband, 12 year old son, and myself) Booked a trip for snorkeling on a Wednesday/middle part of our week vacation to Atlantis, Bahamas. Met, the Captain, Mark and his First Mate, a young man named Dhane. They were so skilled, polite and knowledgeable...More

Date of experience: August 2018
3  Thank amypQ9028SY
Reviewed 10 August 2018

My wife and I along with our 3 boys, 13,17,20 booked 4 hour private snorkeling with Mark, WOW is all I can say!!! Mark is amazing, very very honest and deeply cares about your experience and keeping you safe. The places we went were perfect,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank foreste1
Reviewed 3 August 2018

My family of 5 booked the 2 hour snorkeling trip and it was more than we ever dreamed it would be. Mark was our Captain and he went above and beyond to make our trip special! We went to two different places to snorkel and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Bobbie P
Reviewed 17 July 2018

If you're looking for a great snorkelling experience, this is it!! This was my 2nd time in the Bahamas and my 2nd time snorkelling with Basil. No matter how many more times I may go, I won't snorkel with anyone else! Basil, the captain, is...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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17 July 2017|
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Response from SuzeQFlorida | Reviewed this property |
Actually, the above answer came too late for our trip and we must have had the other boat. The ladder was broken and there was only the top step to get up on. I had a difficult time and fortunately Basil was able to... More