Scuba Diving

Staniel Cay Adventures
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Staniel Cay, Exuma, Bahamas

 Scuba Diving The Exuma Cays Near Staniel Cay

Explore the beautiful waters while scuba diving around  Staniel Cay Exuma, Bahamas. Staniel Cay Adventures is located on Staniel Cay which lies approximately 75 miles south of Nassau and 250 miles southeast of Florida. The island is less than 2 square miles in area and is home to about 80 full-time residents.

As a boutique scuba diving experience, we cater to a small group of six people or less and focus on personal attention, comfort, safety and environmental responsibility. We have a luxury boat and keep our service very personal.

  • Tailor-Made Service: Staniel Cay Adventures considers the needs of their guests in terms of dive sites, desired marine creatures and food menus. This flexibility is a cornerstone of the boutique dive experience. This is to ensure that each and every guest feels pampered and cared for throughout the journey.
  • Attention to Detail: From post-dive snacks to fluffy towels, no detail goes unnoticed, leaving divers with nothing to worry about.
  • A Low Ratio of Dive Master to Divers: On these dives,  our dive masters are only responsible for 2 to 6 people, ensuring safe and quality scuba diving.
  • A Full-Service Dive Routine: Our Diver Master sets up your equipment and disassemble equipment . In between, the crew takes all responsibility for washing and changing tanks. There’s no need to do even the slightest bit of work!

Every dive trip is guided by a PADI Certified Divemaster and Instructor to enhance your experience. Our experienced captains, combined with our great locations offers you some of the best scuba diving in the Bahamas at our doorstep, we are able to offer you personal first class scuba courses and dive excursions to an underwater world that will take your breath away!

Looking for Snorkeling and guided tours? We also offer that!

If you are already a certified scuba diver then consider joining with us for a few fun dives. We have options available for morning, afternoon and full day trips, and if you’d like to set up a private charter we can accompany you as well! We make our dive location decisions daily based on weather, tides and currents.

Group or Private Dive: includes Scuba Pro BCD, Regulator, Mask, Snorkel, Fins, Weight Belt, Weights, Tanks

Equipment Rental:

  • BCD $20
  • Regulator $20
  • Dive Computer $20
  • Mask, Fins and Snorkel $15
  • Tank  $30
  • Tank Fills $20 per tank

All Prices exclude 12% VAT and Credit Card Processing Fee of 5%

Discover Scuba Diving

Do you want to find out what it’s like to scuba but not quite ready for a certification course or you have a busy schedule and just don’t have the time to do a full course? Discover Scuba Diving will let you try scuba diving to see if you like it.

While not a full scuba certification, during the DSD experience you’ll learn how to use scuba equipment in shallow water (down to 12 meters /40 ft). Get a quick and easy introduction to what it takes to explore the underwater world under the direct supervision of a PADI Professional.

Get a feel of how easy it is to move around underwater while wearing scuba equipment and learn basic skills & safety rules that will carry over to your full scuba certification course when you take the next step. And the most exciting part of all, experience how it feels to breathe underwater and be comfortable.

PADI Discover Scuba Diving: $200 Optional: Open water dive (+$100) (All Prices exclude 12% VAT and Credit Card Processing Fee of 5%)

Course time: 1 day (4 hours)
Content: 1 academic module, 1 confined open water session, Optional: Open Water Dive
Maximum depth allowed: 12 meters / 40 feet, under a PADI Professional supervision
Prerequisites: +10 years old, no previous experience necessary.

NOTE: Minimum 3 or ($900) and Maximum 3
Course Package Includes: All Materials and Equipment

For any questions or concerns you may have about Scuba Diving on Staniel Cay please email us at: dive@stanielcayadventures.com

Cancellation Policy: Cancellations made under 48 hours of departure time incur forfeiture of deposit (50%) and Cancellations the day of incur forfeiture of (100%) of the cost. With the only exception being extreme weather conditions.

Scuba Diving on Staniel Cay with Staniel Cay Adventures

Scuba Dive In The Exumas

 

There is a high abundance of marine life in the Exuma Cays, including all the sea turtle species you can see throughout the year, along with southern stingrays, spotted eagle rays, barracuda, grouper, nurse sharks and reef sharks. November through to February heightens the chance of seeing hammerhead sharks. Visibility is excellent all year round.

 

The most famous dive area is the Exuma Land and Sea Park. It is one of the Bahamas National Parks and Protected Areas managed by the Bahamas National Trust. You will dive along walls, healthy untouched reefs, and sharks in this vast park. There are dives with varying depths to enjoy a scuba experience here that meets their skill level. 

 

 Within the Land and Sea Park is Jeep Reef, a famous dive. Jeep Reef has one of the healthiest and most colorful reefs in the Bahamas and is known for the reef’s coral-encrusted jeep.

 

While in the Exuma Cays, you will have the chance to visit multiple dive sites, each with its own unique experience. A few dive sites consist of beautiful, thriving sea walls such as the  Black Tip Wall, where reed sharks are often spotted, and Pillar Wall begins at 80′ and drops down more than 333 feet, especially great for deep divers.

 

There is also a wreck you can dive around; the Austin Smith Wreck, lying down at 65 feet and is about 82 feet long, has created a spectacular dive spot. When it comes to reefs, the Amberjack Reef and Danger Reef, another site, is a small patch of reef that is extraordinarily full of marine life, hundreds of fish will surround you, and there is multiple reefs shark that calls this reef their home.

 

Private Divemaster – To accompany guests in a vessel of their own will be $700 for him alone with no extra gear or $1,000 for him with gear for up to 4 divers and $100 for any additional diver on any discover scuba diver

 

 

All Prices exclude 12% VAT and Credit Card Processing Fee of 5% 

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18' Dauntless Boston Whaler
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22' Dauntless Boston Whaler
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25' ProLine
Great Timing
27' Robalo
Blue Hefner
28' Hydra-sports
Private Tour $1000
Up to 2 people. After 2 people the cost is $100 per person up to 5 people.
Private Tour $1600
Up to 4 people. After 4 people the cost is $100 per person up to 8 people.
Private Tour $2000
Up to 6 people. After 6 people the cost is $100 per person up to 10 people.
Private Tour $2300
Up to 8 people. After 8 people the cost is $100 per person up to 12 people.
Private Tour $2300
Up to 8 people. After 8 people the cost is $100 per person up to 12 people.
Group Tour $250 Per Person. $447 Per person From Nassau Group Tour $250 Per Person. $447 Per person From Nassau Private Dive Experience $2000
Up to 4 people. You select your dive site and time. Weather dependent.
Private Dive Experience $2300
Up to 6 people. You select your dive site and time. Weather dependent.
Private Dive Experience $2300
Up to 6 people. You select your dive site and time. Weather dependent.
Group Dive $300 Per Person Group Dive $300 Per Person Group Dive $300 Per Person
Private Fishing $1000
Up to 2 people
Private Fishing $1600
Up to 3 people
Private Fishing $2000
Up to 4 people
Private Fishing $2300
Up to 6 people
Private Fishing $2300
Up to 6 people
Private Brunch or Lunch In Paradise $1250 for Brunch or $1400 for Lunch
Up to 2 people. After 2 people the cost is $175 per person for Brunch and $250 per person for Lunch up to 5 people.
Private Brunch or Lunch In Paradise $2000 for Brunch or $2300 for Lunch
Up to 4 people. After 4 people the cost is $175 per person for Brunch and $250 per person for Lunch up to 6 people.
Private Brunch or Lunch In Paradise
$2550 for Brunch or $3000 for Lunch
Up to 6 people. After 6 people the cost is $175 per person for Brunch and $250 per person for lunch up to 8 people.
Private Brunch or Lunch In Paradise
$3000 for Brunch or $3600 for lunch
Up to 8 people.
Private Brunch or Lunch In Paradise
$3000 for Brunch or $3600 for lunch
Up to 8 people.

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