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Address: Soufriere, St. Lucia
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Just a mile and a half from the picturesque town of Soufriere on St....

Just a mile and a half from the picturesque town of Soufriere on St. Lucia's south-western Caribbean shoreline, Scuba St. Lucia is part of the resort of ANSE CHASTANET which is nestled amidst a 600 acre tropical estate with two soft sand beaches bordering on pristine coral reefs. ANSE CHASTANET is in complete harmony with its natural surroundings - the ideal scuba hideaway for all those seeking a tranquil or romantic vacation spot, or perhaps a little of both.

SCUBA ST LUCIA is situated on the beach at ANSE CHASTANET just steps from the water. Perfectly set up for both BEACH AND BOAT DIVES, Scuba St. Lucia offers guests a complete range of PADI courses, Enriched Air Nitrox; a well-equipped scuba store; three compressors; rental dive gear and an underwater Photo and Video center.

The Anse Chastanet Reef makes for an amazing dive day or night. Just 15 yards beyond the waters edge, the reefs remarkable ecosystem offers an amazing profusion of unusual tropical marine life in 20 to 140 feet of calm clear water. In the shallow areas be sure to keep your eyes open for peacock flounders, octopus, needle fish and turtles. Or drop down a little deeper over dense coral growth to see puffers, moray eels, parrot fish, lobsters and even sea horses. The Anse Chastanet Reef is a unique dive site for all abilities and is especially good for macro photography.

If you are looking for a unique dive destination with great hospitality and dive professionalism, Scuba St. Lucia should definitely be on your wish list. Please also visit BIKE ST LUCIA and KAYAK ST LUCIA to learn more about our many other amazing adventure facilities right here at ANSE CHASTANET.

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Nice dive operation, short boat rides to all dive sites

The dive operation is really well run. They operate a couple of boats, all the sites are near, so it is only 10 - 15 minutes out and back. They come back to shore for the... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Love2Scuba22
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Longmont CO

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Longmont CO
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The dive operation is really well run. They operate a couple of boats, all the sites are near, so it is only 10 - 15 minutes out and back. They come back to shore for the decompression time between dives so it is nice to use toilet facilities grab fresh water and relax in between dives. The dive masters we... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017

We stayed at Anse Chastanet for our honeymoon and ended up diving here 6-7 times over the course of our stay. We dove multiple times with Errol and others and felt safe and relaxed the whole time. The dive sites are fantastic (not the greatest visibility in the Caribbean but plenty of wildlife that we have not seen in other... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2017

Captain Kerwin was wonderful and Thaddeus his first mate was really nice too. We had a wonderful day and had the boat all to ourselves because someone else cancelled.

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Huntington Beach, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017

Charlotte is an excellent Scuba instructor, I am AOW/Nitrox diver and I live in California USA so I had never Drift Dived before. I took the PADI Drift Diver Course with Charlotte and she was wonderful. Its a very pretty location and great for drifting. The only issue is plan on allowing time to drive there. Charlotte would be great... More 

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I am glad you enjoyed your class with me! I hope you visit again soon! Charlotte. More 

London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017

Scuba St. Lucia is an excellent dive shop, very well managed by Beto and Charlotte. if you're staying at Anse Chastanet the location is perfect, on the beach near the bar/restaurant area. We brought our own gear but the hire kit looked good and there is plenty of space to wash and dry stuff (under lock and key at night)... More 

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Hartford, Connecticut
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017

Staff were friendly, and the facility was easy to locate. A fair overpriced compared to many other dive locations in the Caribbean, however, the resort is expensive also and to be expected. Snorkeling from the shore is fantastic.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

The 3 stars is for experienced divers. It is really 5 stars for novices. Read on: The shop is well run and efficient. Everything is well organized and staff well trained. The equipment appears well maintained (I have my own so this is only based on looks). Boats are well maintained, fast, and quite easy entry/exit. They did not crowd... More 

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Omaha, Nebraska
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

My wife and I spent a week in September on a dive vacation with Scuba St Lucia at the Anse Chastenet resort (6 days/17 dives). Overall, a fantastic dive operation with very knowledgeable staff, dive masters and boat captains. Our crew (Feliz, Kenias & Denzel) were fantastic and took excellent care of us all week. Boat dive travel times were... More 

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Thank You so much for your review! It was a pleasure diving with you! More 

Tucson, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

My husband and I did 3 - 1 tank dives, and we were the only ones on our trip. We did a shore dive first, which was awesome and my favorite part was seeing the baby sea turtle swimming around the reef. We did 2 boat dives in seperate locations and both were just amazing. Our Dive Master was very... More 

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Great to hear that you enjoyed your time with us ! Come back soon! More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Just returned from a group trip to St. Lucia, Anse Chastanet / Jade Mountain. Always one of my favorite trips. Scuba St. Lucia always does a great job, with a primary focus on safety and service. They understand the divers capabilities and desires and select sites to accommodate. The dives are easy (no "reverse drift dives") and relaxing. Several great... More 

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Those are my favorite sites as well! Thank You for your kind review. We hope to see you here again very soon. More 

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