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Cayman Marine Lab

| Georgetown, Grand Cayman, Seven Mile Beach KY1 1203, Grand Cayman
+1 345-916-0849
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Great Scuba experience

Tom was great. He ended up certifying me during the trip. We did 6 total dives during our trip and... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2016
Dbaumann68
via mobile
Best Diving Experience Ever....

There is nothing better than diving with a marine biologist! Tom's knowledge base made our diving... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2016
TKhyman
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Long Beach, California
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27 Years experience as the only diving marine biologist in the Cayman Islands. Experience and knowledge are your ticket to the best small boat diving vacation in the Cayman Islands. I look forward to spoiling you and your family very soon.
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| Georgetown, Grand Cayman, Seven Mile Beach KY1 1203, Grand Cayman
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Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Tom was great. He ended up certifying me during the trip. We did 6 total dives during our trip and it was a great experience. Tom not only was professional, he was funny too. I will be calling him every time we come back.

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Reviewed 28 October 2016

There is nothing better than diving with a marine biologist! Tom's knowledge base made our diving experience richer. Not only beauty, but education...you can't ask for more than that. We had a fabulous time diving with Tom and would definitely go back to dive with...More

Thank TKhyman
Reviewed 16 October 2016

I went on 6 trips this August with my daughter (21) and son (19) and a friend. Our 12 dives were all different and each great adventures. Tom took us to some great places, fixed line or dropped anchor; over the wall, swim throughs, all...More

Thank Duncan_Salmon
Reviewed 3 October 2016

I just returned from a terrific week in Grand Cayman. I dove with Cayman Marine Labs on the North Wall and the experience was outstanding. Tom took us to multiple unnamed sites and the corals were amazing. Tom does a great job to get you...More

Thank John V
cmlcayman, Manager at Cayman Marine Lab, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2016

Thanks John it was great to share the perfect conditions with you.

Reviewed 12 September 2016

Fantastic fun atmosphere on the boat and incredible insightful dives. After every trip with Cayman Marine Lab you're left feeling educated and relaxed with lots of stories to tell and wonders to remember and cherish.

Thank Harriet_Salmon
cmlcayman, Manager at Cayman Marine Lab, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2016

As always a fabulous time with the whole family...good luck with the excellent promotion

Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

I have been diving with Tom for 15 plus years. Each time I've dove with him tops the past dive experience. He's a marine biologist so not only am I enjoying the dive, i'm learning as well... I highly recommend this experience for any level...More

Thank David L
cmlcayman, Manager at Cayman Marine Lab, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2016

Thanks David; I'm glad you appreciate the learning and the stories

Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

If you're going to Grand Cayman and are looking for a dive master with heart, soul, humor, experience and SAFETY, don't look any further ! Tom Byrnes is your man ! Spent two days and four dives with him. He took us to amazing spots...More

Thank Jaime F
cmlcayman, Manager at Cayman Marine Lab, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2016

My pleasure Jaime, thanks for the review and I look forward to showing you some more secret dive spots next time.

Reviewed 25 August 2016

My family of four (2 parents and 2 adult kids) dove with Tom recently and had a fabulous experience. This was a bucket list item for us to take our kids diving and Tom and Cayman Marine Lab helped us to knock this one off...More

Thank finst0left
cmlcayman, Manager at Cayman Marine Lab, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2016

Always a pleasure when the whole family is involved. I hope you will come back and see me soon.

Reviewed 23 August 2016

I had a great time diving with Tom on 3 different days during my recent stay on Grand Cayman. He was very accommodating and helped me get comfortable again after a hiatus from diving for a few years. He is very knowledgeable and I enjoyed...More

Thank Jackie T
cmlcayman, Manager at Cayman Marine Lab, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2016

Thanks Jackie; it was my pleasure to get you back in the water, relaxed and confident. Please don't wait too long before coming back.

Reviewed 18 August 2016

Had a great time diving with Tom, and getting our certification! We always felt comfortable in his care, and now feel a lot more comfortable diving. Tom was great at pointing out interesting things while mixing the cert stuff with exploring. The wall was truly...More

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staceyws
10 March 2015|
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Response from Mark M | Reviewed this property |
I agree if you want to enjoy the island any thing you can do ahead of time will cut your lesson time. This will give you time to enjoy a few dives after your open water testing
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Wayne S
14 January 2015|
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Response from cmlcayman | Property representative |
Hi Wayne, we are very close to SS and our 2 tank rate is 110. Yes we can arrange a pick up. Tom
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