The waters off West End, Grand Bahama Island, provide some of the
finest scuba diving and snorkeling you will find in the Bahamas. West
End, located on the Gulf Stream, continually supplies nutrients as well
as animal and reef life to this pristine environment. Blue circulating
waters keep the area's reefs clean. The region surrounding West End
and the offshore cays is rich with shipwrecks from the Spanish Galleon
era while the white sand banks are home to hundreds of spotted
Stuart Cove has opened a new dive operation right at Old Bahama Bay.
Now guests can dive with Tiger Sharks and Lemon Sharks in a high-speed
dive boat. Offered three times a week, the all-day Tiger Beach Shark
Excursion offers a truly unique way to interact with these amazing
creatures. The diving off of West End offers so much more than just
sharks, there are excellent wrecks, reefs, walls and wild dolphins all
located within an easy ride from the dock.
For more information, visit Stuart Cove website...
Old Bahama Bay has pinpointed numerous areas surrounding the resort and neighboring cays for the best snorkeling experiences. Snorkel equipment is available at the resort free of charge to resort guest. We also offer daily snorkeling trips to a nearby shipwreck and neighboring cays (destination depends on weather).
2-hour Snorkel Trip:
$50-$70 per person, depending on location (max 5 people per trip)
Under the age of 7 - free
Snorkel gear and non-alcoholic beverages provided.
Island Picnic – 2 hour trip to Wood Cay:
$200 per couple ($50 additional person) – includes picnic lunch with wine and snorkel gear