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Address: Nelsons Dockyard, English Harbour 00000, Antigua
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+1 268-729-3040

Welcome to Dockyard Divers, Antigua.One of the greatest pleasures in life...

Welcome to Dockyard Divers, Antigua.One of the greatest pleasures in life is to go diving. To move in that extra dimension and enjoy the colour and adventure of this other world is something everyone should experience. And of course diving in the warmth of the Caribbean waters is an added bonus. If you haven’t yet got hooked, one great way to see if its for you is to try a beginners or resort course. First a basic, easy to understand lesson, followed by equipment check out in shallow water, and your first dive! After this experience most decide to take a certification course.

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Great 5 days with Captain Tony of Dockyard Divers

Tony Fincham is Dockyard Divers, out of English Harbour. Ok the full scope is Tony has been in the Caribbean for many years. He's sailed pretty much of the territory in his own... read more

Reviewed 8 February 2017
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 8 February 2017

Tony Fincham is Dockyard Divers, out of English Harbour. Ok the full scope is Tony has been in the Caribbean for many years. He's sailed pretty much of the territory in his own schooner in years past...check out the movie made when you sailed by the stars to the Bermuda Triangle on his site..well worth the watch! Ok, currently Tony... More 

Thank divingalot
Haifa, Israel
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Reviewed 16 January 2017

Booked a two-tank guided dive with Tony, early January, following the advice to dive in English Harbor. I was the only diver, so I enjoyed a "private tour". Tony is very knowledgeable and experienced, very professional. He picks up from a small marina, near the entrance to the Nelson Dockyard (I actually visited the dockyard after the dive). Tony has... More 

1 Thank Oleg A
Toronto, Canada
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 January 2017

I just came back from a week long Christmas vacation in Antigua. I booked one morning diving (2 tank dive) with Tony and wished I had time to book more! I dove with Tony on December 28th 2016 just outside of English Harbour at the Pillars of Hercules site. I was his only booking that morning so I had the... More 

1 Thank dreid6
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Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

Tony takes out small groups. He took my son and I out on Xmas day. Tony brought us in a small boat to dive spots just outside the harbor for two good dives. Tony had an incredible life story and was very nice and friendly. We dove sting ray alley and the Pillars if Hercules, which is just at the... More 

Thank David G
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Reviewed 10 December 2016

Tony took my husband and I out on a 2 tank dive just off the coast of Nelsons Dockyard. He was very experienced on the area, and described our dive and the fish and animals we would see. He knew where the octopus and sea turtle of the area hang out. The sea turtle seemed to swim by to say... More 

1 Thank Jaycee G
Idaho Falls, Idaho
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Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Tony is one of the more experienced divers we have dived with. He is the third diver with more than 12,000 dives we have dived with. His experience is reassuring. He will not take more than 4 and took just my wife and me this day. We were off a cruise and took a cab to English Harbor which runs... More 

1 Thank JD-70point3
Denver, Colorado
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Reviewed 29 November 2016

I dived and my friend snorkeled with Tony during the off season. We were delighted to find so much equipment on his little boat. He has more than 1000 dives and knows the area like the back of his hand. He also had amazing stories to tell from living and diving all over the world. You are in good hands... More 

1 Thank BabbaKeith
Richmond, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 13 September 2016

I have dived with Tony on number of occasions and when recently visiting Antigua decided he was the man to take out my girlfriend and I. We had a great time and Tony was knowledgeable and reassuring- guiding us effortlessly through the local reef. I would recommend Tony to anyone.

1 Thank theglenn12
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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20 reviews
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Reviewed 25 July 2016

I spent 12 days on Antigua while house sitting for some friends. I did six dives with Tony on three separate days. He picked me up just outside of the Dockyard at English Harbour in his very basic and sturdy boat, but that's all that is required as the dive locations were within a ten-minute ride of the dock. He... More 

1 Thank vadad2015
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43 reviews
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Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

I never have trouble writing reviews but this one is hard. After reading quite impressive reviews about Tony we decided we would dive with him . He arranged to meet us at the car park by nelsons dockyard; the dive boat looked like a relic from the African queen but dirtier ! And no roof or shade from the burning... More 

1 Thank tracy w

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