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Kariwak Village

3 stars

Tobago, Caribbean

For your diving holiday to Tobago - Caribbean, the Kariwak Village is a family fun hotel which is a few minutes drive from the PADI 5* dive centre located at Crown Point. The New York Sunday Times says "an eco-lodge with a hippie, South Pacific vibe".

Located 5 minutes from the airport, beach and a few shops, bars and restaurants. A relaxing oasis close to the lively Crown Point area in the south west of Tobago.

Family run hotel with 24 well appointed air conditioned rooms with own private bathroom and patio, 18 of which are around the swimming pool and the remaining 6 set amongst the gardens. All rooms are equipped with a safe, a radio alarm clock and DD telephone.

There is a charming, open air restaurant with Caribbean ambiance. Holistic therapies including yoga and Tai Chi, waterfall jacuzzi and plunge pool. Artwork and sculptures on show from local artists. The tropical gardens also have a yoga buree offering complimentary yoga and tai chi classes most mornings for those staying at Kariwak. Additional evening yoga classes (Hatha, Vinyasa, Kundalini) and workshops on mind and body health and alternative therapies are held throughout the year. Locally you can book windsurfing, kitesurfing, sailing and SUP at local marine park less than 10 minutes away. Bicycle hire is available close by.

The PADI 5* Dive Centre at nearby Crowne Point beach a few minutes drive by car. Complimentary shuttle provided by dive centre. More >

Price from £1,075 Including flights - Enquire about this hotel >

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Diving Conditions

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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.