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Eden Rock Diving Center

#15 of 71 Outdoor Activities in George Town Features Animals
124 South Church St, George Town, Grand Cayman
+1 345-949-7243
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A+ Snorkeling

We've snorkeled all over the Caribbean. Eden Rock has one of the easiest access (several ladders... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
lulucoats
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Huntsville, AL
Only snorkeled dive buddy couldn't make it

Last day on island we wanted to see what the site had to offer for future dives. The guy I tried to... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Tom - Carla N
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Fort Myers, Florida
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Cayman's Best Shore Diving Cayman’s best value 2 tank dive! Eden Rock Diving Center is situated a short swim from two of the world’s best shore dives Eden Rock and Devil’s Grotto. The coral reefs rise in vertical cliff faces from a 40 foot sand bottom to within a few feet from the surface. Both Eden Rock and Devil’s Grotto are honey combed with caves, tunnels and grottos inhabited by many tropical fish, coral and sponges including Silversides and Tarpon. The entry is down a diving ladder is into 4 feet of clear and calm Cayman water the bottom gently slopes out to 15 feet the rises to within a few feet of the surface before dropping to a sand bottom. There are many tunnels running through the reef with openings in the coral allowing sunbeams to light the way.
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  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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Hours Today: 07:30 - 17:30
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124 South Church St, George Town, Grand Cayman
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We've snorkeled all over the Caribbean. Eden Rock has one of the easiest access (several ladders) to the water. The water was clear with lots of beautiful fish and coral. We had brought our own gear, and they even have an area to rinse off...More

Thank lulucoats
Reviewed 2 days ago

Last day on island we wanted to see what the site had to offer for future dives. The guy I tried to get to meet me there to dive couldn't make it so my non diving wife and I snorkeled it. I'm not reviewing the...More

Thank Tom - Carla N
Reviewed 4 days ago

When we heard the silversides were in at Eden Rock we did not hesistate. Tank rental and gear up were followed by an easy entry off the pier. A short surface swim taking less than five minutes and we descended. The silversides were right there....More

Thank Eric G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have now visited Eden Rock three times in two years, and without a doubt, it is the best dive shop we've experienced. Too, it is the best "from the shore" snorkeling on Grand Cayman. The staff is extremely helpful and even agree to "look...More

Thank James E
Reviewed 1 week ago

For experienced divers this is a very easy dive. Don't let that dissuade you though, because it's also a very enjoyable dive with many swim throughs and tunnels. Saw school of squid. Both Edens Rock and the Devils Grotto are only 45 feet deep. If...More

Thank RetFireman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you to the folks at Eden Dive Shop for letting snorkelers park there in exchange for a tip! Please do not abuse this perk and tip generously.

Thank Indy-TLCliff
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We only had a very short time prior to our need to get back on our cruise with Royal Caribbean. It was like swimming in an aquarium with the colour of the water. The site is right in front of the shop with easy access...More

Thank Neil J
Reviewed 28 April 2017

We've snorkeled in the Virgin Islands and all around Grand Cayman as well as other locations. Eden Rock has the easiest access, clearest waters, lots of beautiful fish and coral formations including tall columns, crevices, and walls with minimum current. We brought our own snorkel...More

Thank Sunshinefoody
Reviewed 27 April 2017

The quality of the gear was pretty good, which is always pleasing especially if you are paying a premium. The dive location itself was good with very easy access. A BIG negative point is the friendliness and helpfulness of the staff. We had the displeasure...More

Thank emile o
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Eden Rock is a nice easy shore dive location close to downtown George Town. Easy entry into the water using one of two ladders/stairs. We would have giving this location 5 stars was it not for 2 reasons. We did a few shore dives with...More

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MomOnTheG0
hi there, we are coming in March via cruise and thinking about making our way there for a quick snorkeling trip before our "cruise excursion" at noon. Couple of questions: 1. Do you have snorkel equipment to fit a 10 year old? 2. Can we still see some good sealife without going to see (my kids would probably prefer 3-5')? 3. Is there an onsite restaurant open before lunchtime, like around 10am? Thanks!
29 January 2017|
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Response from Dacrute | Reviewed this property |
Agree with all of the other answers. We ate at Creperies which was very good and very close by.
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BarbMLol_Fl
Looking forward to returning to Eden Rock again this year....Would appreciate input on the following since I don't remember much about our last snorkel adventure except the gorgeous fish! Is there just one ladder to enter or another to walk down to the snorkeling area? I'm a decent swimmer, but a bit worried about being in the middle of boat traffic while snorkeling and possible rough water. Are Devil's Grotto and Eden Rock far from each other to snorkel? Thanks
26 September 2015|
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Response from Dan S | Reviewed this property |
Eden Rock and Devil's Grotto are about 100 yards apart. Eden Rock is about 500 feet from the 2 ladders and is marked by a white buoy. Both spots are away from boat traffic. The best times to go there are when there are few... More
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