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Address: | Picard Estate, Portsmouth, Dominica
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+1 767-445-3010
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Cabrits Dive Centre is Dominica's only PADI 5 Star Dive Centre and the only...

Cabrits Dive Centre is Dominica's only PADI 5 Star Dive Centre and the only dive centre in the North of Dominica. We specialize in individual and small group diving principally to the stay over tourist and yachting community. We will also be happy to help you with arranging accommodation, island tours, and restaurant reservations.

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Small operation, great place to get certified, great critter diving

This place is really a one man show. I think he could use some more divemaster staff, but it is amazing what he accomplishes on his own with just 2 office assistants and a boat... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2015
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70 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2015

This place is really a one man show. I think he could use some more divemaster staff, but it is amazing what he accomplishes on his own with just 2 office assistants and a boat captain. The diving is pristine, and he teaches wonderfully. If you want to get certified, this is a great place to do it. And he... More 

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4 Thank DcMbb
Roseau, Dominica
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2015

great hiking spot. i've never dived, but i hear it is a great diving spot. they have some signs which give you information about the cabrits along the way. if you want to have a picnic, is flat land for that. They have a bar/restaurant to eat and many open buildings to explore. great costumer service. i now live in... More 

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Guelph, Canada
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106 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2015

Review is based on 5 2 tank dives between Feb 8 and Feb 16. I have been diving for 20 years and have 500+ dives logged. I could have had a much better experience. Email correspondence was spotty. In Nov 2014 I had made a down payment to confirm my dives. This process started in July with email responses being... More 

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4 Thank BigBird57
Dominica
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179 reviews
64 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2015

We went diving with Cabrits off the coast of Portsmouth to the Northwest. Great decision! They really know where to go. We saw tons of fish and beautiful coral. Great dive gear to rent as well.

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1 Thank mrandmrsdavis2015
Moorestown
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2015

I wanted to dive Dominica with my son, who attends Ross Medical School on the island, so we arranged for him to do his NAUI course and pool work at home during his Christmas break, and Pete accepted his Universal Referral (despite his being PADI!) and instructed him (and another young man from the UK) for their Open Water check... More 

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3 Thank UncleJetski
Indianapolis
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2014 via mobile

My family and I just spent the better part of the day on two dives for my husband and me and a snorkels for our two boys (too young to dive). It was delightful. First, I must admit that we were those people that got lost on the way to the shop and made everyone wait. Were they annoyed or... More 

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2 Thank Theseaisdeep
Orange City
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 July 2014

My husband booked Cabrits for our honeymoon and we were amazed with how awesome everyone was! Dive Master, Pete, and Boat Captain, Jr, will make your diving experience one that you will never forget! Pete taught Mike to spearfish.These two make an awesome team that will keep you safe and entertained at the same time. We can not wait to... More 

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2 Thank A S
Portsmouth, Dominica
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 May 2014

Friends and I got Open Water Diver certified with Cabrits and couldn't have asked for a better experience. Pete is an awesome instructor; he makes sure you know your stuff, are proficient and have a great "underwater profile," while keeping the course fun. It's also very affordable. I would absolutely recommend Cabrits Dive Centre.

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Reviewed 10 May 2014 via mobile

My wife and I had a great time with Pete and his crew! We went out and speared a few lion fish for dinner. He's a great passionate guy with a love for the ocean. We highly recommend him.

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2014

Hey Pete! I promised you I'd write a review, and here I am! Cabrits is a great dive shop that will take good care of you. Pete (the owner) is a classic, ueber-educated, former big city/big business guy who decided 7-8 years ago to leave it all behind and buy himself a dive shop in the Caribbean. Now shirtless and... More 

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