Little Cayman October 22-29, 2016


Join MadisonScuba on our trip to beautiful and laid back Little Cayman for a week of fantastic diving led by JoAnn. We will be staying at the Little Cayman Beach Resort for – No shirt, no shoes, no stress – hassle-free diving.

The daytime temperature range in Little Cayman in October is between 80 and 90F degrees while the evening cools to 73 – 85F. Water temperature ranges 82 – 86F with awesome visibility.Little Cayman resort

The heavy lifting of diving is taken away with the “Valet Diving” service provided by the Reef Divers staff and crew. Just relax on their custom built dive fleet and explore the island’s best dive sites. With more than 55 marked and protected dives sites, Little Cayman offers sites that include reefs, the legendary Bloody Bay Wall and several wrecks.

What’s included

The cost pp/do, diver, Pool View room is $1575 while the Ocean View room is $1825. Single occupancy, diver, pool view is $1994 while the Ocean view is $2035. Contact JoAnn for snorkeler or non-diver prices.

  • All inclusive resort
  • 7 nights accommodations
  • 3 meals daily
  • 2 tank boat dives per day (6 days)
  • Air tanks, weight belts & weights
  • Airport ground transfers
  • Welcome Rum Punch
  • Manager’s Cocktail Reception
  • Free use of dive computer
  • Transportation to and from Little Cayman airport
  • MadisonScuba escort

 

4 Pool View rooms and 4 Ocean View room (16 people) have been reserved. Reservations for specific room types are on a first come, first served basis.

Pool View rooms include air conditioning, coffeemaker, refrigerator, hair dryer and cable TV. Rooms include two double beds or one king bed.

Ocean View rooms include all of the above plus a microwave, wet bar, seating area with couch and coffee table and a private balcony or patio with loungers located directly on the beach with, most importantly, spectacular views of the turquoise water and reef.

Little Cayman Beach Resort provides transportation to and from the airport. No rental car should be necessary.

 

What’s not included

  • Airfare
  • Gratuities
  • Equipment rental
  • Nitrox
  • Additional land/water excursions
  • Additional boat dives
  • Airline baggage fees
  • Trip insurance
  • Any other additional taxes or surcharges imposed

Little Cayman hammocks
Air transportation is each person’s responsibility. JoAnn will let everyone know as soon as she books her tickets; feel free to make the same itinerary. You have the option of booking your flight on your own or contacting Roxanne, Roxanne@Maduro.com, at Maduro Dive. She will book your flight for a small additional fee.

Optional Add-ons

  • Ocean view room – $250 pp/do subject to availability
  • 5 – 1 tank afternoon boat dives – $175 if prebooked – a $150 savings!
  • Nitrox – $10/tank or $130 if you prebook the 17 dive package payable at the resort

 

Diving and more

You will have an instructor along with you. So, let JoAnn know if you want to earn your Boat, Deep, and/or Night and Limited Viz Specialties. Completion of the Digital Home Study and classroom portion(s) at the shop before we leave, gets you more in-water time for your two dives (three for Deep more than 60’) in Little Cayman.SC-DD-2

Rental dive gear is available from MadisonScuba, at our special weekly rate, or from Reef Divers. By renting from MadisonScuba, you will know exactly what you will be getting, that it is well maintained, and that it fits. Plus, no weight belts!

This trip is limited to 16 people. MadisonScuba takes small groups on our dive trips in order to make the trip more personable and to give people the opportunity to get to know each other. We will have a pre-trip and post-trip get-together.

The fine points

Little Cayman squidTrip cancellation insurance is strongly recommended. In the event of a hurricane, this insurance will cover your costs if the trip has to be cancelled because of a storm or even in the event of losing days of diving due to high winds/waves and the port is closed. Contact JoAnn for trip insurance options. It is also strongly recommended that all divers have diver medical insurance.

Are you excited to join us? Here’s what you need to do. Mail or drop off your deposit of $500 per person at the shop to reserve your place. If you pay by VISA or MasterCard, please add 3%. The remaining balance is due on August 1, 2016. Any cancellations are subject to loss of deposit and other fees.

Make sure to tell us what kind of accommodations you want when you make your deposit. Also let us know if you need/would like a roommate. JoAnn will do her best to arrange that.

JoAnn will be leading this trip, so if you have any questions, please e-mail her at JoAnn@MadisonScuba.com, call 608-219-3320 or call the shop at 608-219-5075.