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Address: 218 South Church Street, George Town 1206, Grand Cayman
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DON FOSTER'S DIVE CAYMAN is a full-service dive operation in the Cayman...

DON FOSTER'S DIVE CAYMAN is a full-service dive operation in the Cayman Islands. Established on Grand Cayman since 1982 and located on the waterfront 3/10 mile south of George Town, Don Foster’s is fronted by Casuarina Point Reef, where you will find excellent shore diving and snorkeling. We have a large dive shop offering dive and snorkel gear rental, t-shirts, souvenirs, drinks and snacks. Our boat diving package rates are the lowest on the island and we will work with you to make your diving experience memorable, whether you want to dive a lot (check out 20-tank special) or a little. Don Foster’s Dive is the place to go for experience, excellent customer service and a great dive experience.

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First time snorkeling

I would definitely recommend this company. We went as an excursion while on a cruise. Jonathan and Leanne were great. The gear was in good shape. They explained everything... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
dylgracemom4
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Purcellville, Virginia
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Purcellville, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I would definitely recommend this company. We went as an excursion while on a cruise. Jonathan and Leanne were great. The gear was in good shape. They explained everything thoroughly and stayed with us throughout. The dive shop was nice too.

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DonFostersDive, Divemaster at Don Foster's Dive Cayman, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write about your first time snorkeling and what a great way to start your snorkeling career here on Grand Cayman. Our house reef is amazing, and has loads to see. We hope that when you return to our island that you head back and see us again. More 

Harrisonburg, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Don Foster's has a great location, a friendly staff, and easy access to beautiful coral. Katie coached me through a worry free and flawless first trip. I can't wait to do it again. Thank you Don Fosters! To say a little more, I love snorkeling and wondered how scuba would compare. It's so much easier and much more beautiful being... More 

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DonFostersDive, Divemaster at Don Foster's Dive Cayman, responded to this review

Thank you for telling us about your experience here with us. We are so glad that you decided to give scuba a try. Being relaxed in the water is probably the best thing you can do, and with Katie's help, it sounds like you were able to see our beautiful reef and all the sea life. More 

Lawrenceburg
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

The staff was amazing!! Short drive to the cruise port .. we did the discover scuba as we are not certified yet and we started in the pool to learn basic techniques. Very good instruction and awesome experience!! The instructor was amazing and so cool talking to us about our experience and answering all of our questions!!! Cayman has a... More 

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DonFostersDive, Divemaster at Don Foster's Dive Cayman, responded to this review

Discovering Scuba Diving is the intro sample to what awaits you under the sea....and it sounds like you had an amazing time. We hope that if you return to the island that you will come see us again. More 

Lakebay, Washington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband did the wreck dive and thought it was pretty cool. The staff were professional and safety concerned. He saw many great fish and loved the dive.

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DonFostersDive, Divemaster at Don Foster's Dive Cayman, responded to this review

Great news that your husband had a good dive with us. We are grateful for the opportunity to have shown him the ex USS Kittiwake Wreck and hope that should you return to Grand Cayman, that you come dive with us again. More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great experience! Reece and Ashley were great! It was our first ocean dive and made it a wonderful experience! We will definitely be back.

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DonFostersDive, Divemaster at Don Foster's Dive Cayman, responded to this review

For your first ocean dive, our house reef Casuarina Point is ideal. I am sure you had a great time and got to see loads of amazing sea life right outside our door. We hope to see you again soon ! More 

Ottawa, Ontario
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked this tour before we left Canada for our cruise. We were met promptly at our designated time and walked a short way to the dive boat. We were taken to two dive/snorkelling sites a short boat ride away. It was a beautiful day, the water was warm and the fish on the reef were abundant. Our guides, Jonathan,... More 

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DonFostersDive, Divemaster at Don Foster's Dive Cayman, responded to this review

Thank you for looking ahead before you arrived on Grand Cayman to see which tour would suit you best. We are glad that the staff were able to show you a great time as well as let you see the amazing sea life that the Cayman Islands are known for. We hope that should you return to the island that... More 

Albany, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful place, excellent instructors! It was the first time for me and my friend to try scuba diving, and I was kind of nervous. But our instructors made it easy for us. The content was delivered in an easy-to-follow manner, and there was one (very sweet) instructor for two of us under sea. It turned out scuba diving was not... More 

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DonFostersDive, Divemaster at Don Foster's Dive Cayman, responded to this review

We understand nerves here, and so glad that you got beyond your nervousness and got a chance to see our beautiful reef. The amazing world awaits you and we look forward to being able to serve you again. Perhaps another trip to Grand Cayman for your PADI Open Water Certification ? : ) More 

Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I used Don's for my dive to Kittiwake, I had a great time on this dive. I saw my first eagle ray of my life, it swam right over and above us only about 2 minutes into the dive. The Kittiwake had many entry points. We even got to go into the re compression chamber. There was also free divers... More 

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DonFostersDive, Divemaster at Don Foster's Dive Cayman, responded to this review

Sounds like you had a great dive ..... We love eagle rays !!! From your review it appears there was a lot of action going on at the USS Kittiwake, and amazing wreck here on Grand Cayman. So much sea life and many places to explore. We hope that you will be back to dive with us again soon. More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My sisters and I (ranging in age from 16-33) went on an uncertified scuba dive with Daphne. She was a great instructor who made us all feel super comfortable. First we had a class to learn the gear and a little about scuba diving. Then we got all the gear on with the help of the instructors at the dive... More 

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DonFostersDive, Divemaster at Don Foster's Dive Cayman, responded to this review

We thank you for taking the time to write about your experience with Don Foster's Dive. Doing Discovering Scuba Diving course is a great way to see our beautiful island and see what the Cayman Islands is all about. Thumbs up to becoming certified and we hope that when you do, you will come back and see us. More 

Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I am a PADI diver, 1st time in Cayman with my family, was recommended to Don Fosters and did a refresher and the USS Kittiwake dive. The refresher with Steven was time well spent finishing with a nice 45 minute shore dive which followed a reef and dropped down to 40 ft. Tons of fish even with cruise ships pulling... More 

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DonFostersDive, Divemaster at Don Foster's Dive Cayman, responded to this review

We welcome you to the Cayman Islands and hope that the islands reputation for diving lived up to your expectations. It is great that you took the time to do a refresher course to make sure your comfortable, and do a easy shore dive from our doorstep. We love showing people around the USS Kittiwake, and are glad it didn't... More 

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