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Glover's Reef Marine Reserve

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I had seen mentions of Glover’s Reef. The mentions of dolphins caught my eye. It is not easy to... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
irises_and_oceans
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Most Impressive Snorkel Trip Ever

I have been to many world class snorkeling and scuba diving locations around the world (Hawaii... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I had seen mentions of Glover’s Reef. The mentions of dolphins caught my eye. It is not easy to get there. It takes a minimum number of divers. It was a 2 hour boat ride from Placencia. We went out with our favorite dive master...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank irises_and_oceans
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been to many world class snorkeling and scuba diving locations around the world (Hawaii, Grand Caymans, Cancun/Cozumel) and Glover's and the surrounding reefs/cays were a cut above. We used Happy Go Luckie tours as folks in our group has used them before and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank tomahoch
Reviewed January 7, 2019

Boat ride out to the reef was bumpy. I stayed behind due to a back issue but the rest of the family loved it.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Columbia_Ted
Reviewed December 30, 2018

Our group snorkeled here for half a day, seeing sting rays, sharks, eels, sea turtles, and barracudas, as well as a wide variety of coral and smaller fish. The size of the reef, and its status as a preserve, separate it from other snorkeling experiences...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed August 7, 2018

You should definitely dive here! We saw sharks, turtles, rays, crab, lobster, millions of fish, etc. etc.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Heathery123
Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

Well worth the 2+ hour boat ride! It was like having an enormous, private reef to explore for the day. For snorkeling, I recommend Happy Go Luckie tours out of Silk Grass (Hopkins). Lunch on Northeast Caye was an excellent break as well.

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank ExtendedFamilyGuy
Reviewed July 24, 2018

Beautiful Reef and great visibility. Nice option if you have beginner and experienced divers in your group because everyone will enjoy what they see. Nicely priced dives and not a super long boat ride either, which is great for those of us that like to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank jessicaw55845
Reviewed July 2, 2018

The entire atoll is a wonderland, the reefs are amazing and full of life! one of the better and cheaper places to dive in Central America. There are so many great places to eat and stay, the marine reserve is is beautiful! Florida International University...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank jessie a
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Did 3 dives out at Glovers and loved them. Reef is beautiful and looks healthy, saw nurse sharks, turtle, moray eel swimming, lots of aquarium fish, batfish, remoras and eagle rays.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Ericka T
Reviewed June 2, 2018

Isla Marisol Resort - While my husband and the rest of our group were diving with Mora I went snorkeling with Seth, one of the staff from Isla Marisol Resort. I am not a good swimmer but felt very comfortable in the water with Seth....More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Shelly L
November 21, 2017|
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Response from Ashley32905 | Reviewed this property |
I went with Hamanasi Resort. we were staying there but there were other people in our tour who weren't stating at the resort
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Response from Ron M | Reviewed this property |
I would wait to book until you get there. There usually different boats going out on regular basis. If you are at a resort they can help you otherwise there a couple of dive shops in the area.
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Susan R
October 18, 2015|
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Response from Tova L | Reviewed this property |
We snorkeled as well, and also booked our guide through the resort we were staying at, Beaches & Dreams. Our guide was a local named Patrick. He was very knowledgeable and treated everyone in our group extremely well. We... More
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