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Tobago Dive Centre Store Bay - Tobago, Caribbean

Our recommend Tobago Dive centre in the Store Bay, Crowne Point area is located at Coco Reef Resort. Established in 1997, this professional PADI dive centre which is owned and run by husband and wife team, Derek & Evelyn Chung. A personal service and uncrowded diving experience are provided at the centre. The centre has over 30 years of experience which gives each dive not only safety but great marine lie and dive site knowledge.

Location
Located at the Coco Reef Resort, in the south west of Tobago near the Crowne Point and Store Bay public beach areas, a short distance to the public jetty and Pidgeon Point heritage park. There are a choice of hotels just 5 to 10 minutes away. More >

Facilities & Services
The dive boat is an open design powered by twin outboard engines with cruising speed of up to 20knots, VHF radio, DAN oxygen, shade and tank racks and will accommodate 6-8 divers maximum. Good storage facilities and quality rental gear. Nitrox is available from the centre. Dive boat charters and snorkelling trips. are available when booked in advance before arrival.

Diving
Over 20 superb dive sites accessed from 10-30 minutes. Sites include wrecks, reef encrusted with sponges and coral growth, pinnacles, wall and drift dives where turtles, morays, rays, seahorse, batfish, grunts, snapper, barracuda, black tip, reef sharks, nurse sharks, horse eyed jacks and scalloped hammerhead sharks may be encountered.

Dive Packages
Two tank dive trips for certified divers depart from the Coco Reef resort beach at 09:30am from Monday through to Saturdays, returning approximately 13:00pm. Single tank dives are scheduled from 13:30pm and snorkelling trips depart at 15:00pm. Sundays may be available for group bookings, arranged in advanced prior to arrival.

DIVE PACKAGES
Price from
06 Dive Package £160
10 Dive Package £245
Above includes tanks & weights

Please note: Additional surcharges for trips to the Sisters/Speyside, equipment rental and nitrox are payable locally.

Dive Courses
SASY Diver, Bubblemaker, Discover Scuba Diving, Scuba Diving, Open Water Diver, Open Water Referrals, Advanced Open Water, Enriched Air Nitrox, Deep, Wreck, Drift and other specialist courses. Courses include the use of equipment, student materials & registration, if applicable. Specialist SASY programme for children from 5 years and above. Most courses are scheduled in the afternoon and should be booked in advance to guarantee availability.
 

DIVE INSTRUCTION
Price from
PADI Open Water £308
Advanced PADI Open Water
Includes 4 dives, registration & equipment rental.
£247
Referral PADI Open Water
Includes 5 dives, registration & equipment rental.
£189

 


Fact File

Diving Conditions

House Reef Shore Diving Boat Diving Wreck Diving Tech Diving

Suitability:

Beginners 

Intermediates 

Advanced 

Technical 

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Best Time: All year (best Jan- May)

Average Air temps: 26-30°C

Average Water temps: 25-28°C

Visibility: 15-50m (visibility is reduced in rainy season Jul-Nov)

Top Dive Sites:
South MV Maverick, Mt Irvine Wall, Divers Thirst & Diver's Dream. Good sheltered, fast drifts, rare & wrecks. Caribbean coast - The Sisters. In the North East Kelleston Drain, London Bridge, Japenese Gardens, Cathedral. Gentle inshore & advanced Atlantic sites.

Great Reasons to Dive in Tobago

  • 300+ species marine life
  • Rare angel fish, schooling pelagics, Scalloped Hammersheads (Dec-Apr), Mantas, sharks & rays.
  • Most dive sites 10-20 mins.
  • Eco island - nesting Leatherbacks, rare birds
  • Beautiful unspoilt beaches & protected rainforest.
  • Carnival, jazz & 'jump ups'.

 

 

Dive Holidays Sportif

Sportif Dive is a specialist tour operator offering a wide range of diving holidays all over the world. Our choice of destinations is extensive from established locations in the Red Sea, Maldives, Caribbean and the Far East to the exotic and unusual such as Rodrigues Island in the Indian Ocean, Wakatobi, Truk, Palau, South America & the Pacific. Whether you are looking to for a Learn to Dive course, group expedition or trip of a lifetime we can help. With over 30 years experience and a personal approach, we can advise on the ideal location to suit your needs, at a price to suit your budget.

Our extensive knowledge of the destinations means we can recommend the right location for you. Our diving centres are selected for their excellent standards of service and safety. Whatever your priority, whether starting out or wishing to dive a technically challenging site we can recommend a range of options offering the best diving for when you wish to travel. We can organise all your travel arrangements for you, pre-book equipment and diving packages in advance to maximise your time when you get there.

As an independent tour operator, we select only the hotels, liveaboards and diving centres that offer the best standards and quality of service but at the right price. Without the overheads of a large mass market operator, we can offer the best value diving holidays often with great discounts and special offers.

Our consultants have many years experience in travel and are divers. They are able to closely match your needs and take time to recommend from a carefully selected range of accommodation and diving packages. With first hand knowledge, they are passionate about diving and travel and providing the perfect holiday for you.

Sportif also have a specialist multisport division offering instruction and rental packages for windsurfing, kitesurfing and surfing. Our specialist centres are located in some of our diving resorts, often minutes from the Dive Centre for easy coordination of activities. Packages offered included taster and learn to right through to intensive coaching weeks up to expert level. Children can start from 8 years.

Sportif Dive are an ATOL bonded operator which means that every element of your holiday is secure. With the worry of disruption to your holiday plans from weather disruption or airline failure you can be sure that we will be there to help every step of the way.