A number of Grenada’s hotels and dive shops announced special dive packages for the upcoming peak season and beyond. Many featuring discounts on dive travel to the destination, the packages provide divers with an opportunity to experience the underwater world of Grenada. Named the wreck diving capital of the Caribbean by Scuba Diving Magazine’s 2012 Readers’ Choice Awards and having the island’s Underwater Sculpture Park recently recognized by National Geographic as a “Wonder of the World,” Grenada is considered a magnet for divers who enjoy exploring sites that are unique and intriguing.
At True Blue Bay Resort’s on-site dive operation, Aquanauts Grenada, divers can choose from a variety of options when booking their group travel. Guests booking six nights receive eight dives; seven nights receive 10 dives; or eight nights receive 12 dives. Packages include daily continental breakfast, tanks, weights, roundtrip airport transfers and all taxes and service charges. Available for stays from April 15 to July 31, 2013 and September 1 to December 15, 2013.
Coyaba Beach Resort’s on-site dive shop, Eco Dive & Trek, is offering a special wherein divers who book a travel group of 10 divers get two divers free and those who reserve five rooms receive one free room. The package includes one free dive with the purchase of nine dives, complimentary continental breakfast, PADI refreshers and free airport pick-up. The Eco Dive group special applies now through the end of 2013, but must be booked by the end of April 2013.
Flamboyant Hotel & Villas and Dive Grenada are offering their “Romance on the Reef” package for divers who are looking to say “I Do” underwater. The package includes all civil and religious arrangements, licenses, priest or magistrate fees; services for an event coordinator; roundtrip transportation to and from the registry; chairs and signing table with table cloth; decorated location for the ceremony on land and underwater; safety divers/witnesses; and boat passage to the wedding site.
Calabash Hotel’s on-site dive operator, ScubaTech LTD, is offering free dives to divers who pre-book their dive packages from now through March 31, 2013. Divers can chose from a variety of packages; book six dives, receive one dive free; reserve a 10-dive package and receive two dives or a Nitrox course free; book a 20-dive package and get four dives free and a Bianca C t-shirt, or a Nitrox course and two dives free.