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Dean's Blue Hole

Address: Clarence Town, Long Island
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Type: Bodies of Water, Nature & Parks
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Falmouth, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015 NEW

we were recently at Deans Blue Hole and it was gorgeous. Beautiful water and incredible snorkeling There was an international diving competition going on while we were there and to hear the statistics of the diving compitition but there was still plenty of room for our party of 16 to snorkel. BEAUTIFUL waters

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Palm City, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 NEW

We were the only people there in Oct./Nov. It is beautiful and breathtaking as a snorkeling destination. They did offer a dive platform. It is clearly a natural wonder that is not to be missed.

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Toronto, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

Didn't make it to the bottom ;) but jumping into the water off the cliff that surrounds it is heart-pounding enough for me. Beautiful scenery and good snorkeling, too.

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

Amazing to think its 663 feet deep! Nice beach right there but the next beach over is full of trash. You can wade out really far on the beach of beautiful blue water

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015 via mobile

This is a great place to spend some time. Swimming over Dean's Blue Hole is an amazing experience. Kind of a strange feeling. There are areas to wade and snorkel. In fact, you can probably wade out about a quarter of a mile right next to the hole and the water is only waist de.

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Oklahoma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

A visit to Dean's Blue Hole is just incredible. Do not miss the opportunity if you are on Long Island. It was our fist time to visit a blue hole and were in awe. We enjoyed snorkeling around the hole and watching divers.

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Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Perfect place for suntanning and snorkelling. The Blue Hole was very surreal and certainly an eye-opener.

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anguilla
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

We snorkeled there last week while some daring people did some free diving. Saw a sting ray, sea turtle, eel, and a multitude of other fish. It was the first time I have seen a couple of small colorful fish practically attach themselves to two of my family members while snorkeling...must have been attracted to their colorful swim suits. They... More 

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Edinburgh, Scotland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Stunning natural feature. The World's deepest marine hole at over 200 metres. Not spoiled by any commercialism. We were able to walk and paddle around (not too close). Amazing !

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Fort Lauderdale
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Loved this, swam over the blue hole, amazing little beach. There were divers there and it was really neat to watch them go down as they were training. We were with a group of kids and I had my 6 year old and she swam out there. It does just dip immediately so if you aren't paying attention and not... More 

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