Swim, Snorkel & Dive

Swimming & Snorkeling

With its two white-sand beaches, Verandah guests can soak up the sun on our comfortable beach loungers and cool down with frequent dips in the crystal clear waters of the Caribbean. The tranquil, protected cove-like bay makes it perfect for swimming and snorkeling.

Mamora Bay Divers

For those who want to really explore beneath the surface, diving is available at our sister resort, St James's Club & Villas which offers guests excursions to more than 20 dive sites. The Mamora Bay Divers Dive Shop is a locally owned company of experienced PADI certified international divers, providing a full service dive shop offering dive equipment hire, tank fills, fully fitted dive boat and more.

Linda Swann - Mamora Bay Divers

Linda Swann

Our open water dive instructor, Linda Swann is our multilingual certified PADI Dive instructor. She has over 20 years of experience with over 10,000 dives under her belt. Linda has been diving Antigua's best dive sites and surrounding waters for over 10 years.

Dive Sites

Antigua is surrounded by coral reefs, walls and shipwrecks, and sea life is plentiful, so adventurous spirits can make the most of their vacation by checking out the wide range of dive sites available here! We can take you to all the dive sites on the south side where the water topography is absolutely beautiful. Dive depths are relatively shallow, ranging from 30 to 80 feet, with some deeper sites around 130 feet.

Certified Diving Trips

  • Single Tank Dive
  • 2 Tank Dive
  • 3 day 2 Tank Dive package (6 dives)
  • 5 day 2 Tank Dive package (10 dives)
  • Night Dive (incudes torches)
  • Private Charter with Services | Half Day (Max 8)
  • Private Charter with Services | Full Day

PADI courses

Take advantage of all the PADI courses offered at Mamora Bay Divers and soon you will be exploring marine life as its best in the warm, turquoise waters of the Caribbean. We offer Full PADI certification as well as advanced and refreshers courses.

  • Discover Scuba Diver
  • Scuba Diver
  • Open Water Diver
  • Advanced Open Water Diver
  • Rescue Diver
  • Night Diver

The Bays of Antigua and Popular Dive Sites


If you have any questions, please feel free to email us at mamorabaydivers@candw.ag. We will be happy to assist you!


Guests can book with Guest Services, where we have brochures available with complete details and pricing.
If you would like to book in advance, please contact Mamora Bay Divers at mamorabaydivers@candw.ag.

Instruction & Equipment

Instruction is available for beginner and advanced divers, as well as for children aged 12 and up.
Equipment rental is included in the price for instruction


Transport from The Verandah to St. James's Club & Villas is included in the price. The drive is about 25 minutes.
Guests are returned to The Verandah by taxi, at the end of dive. Return fare is also included in the price.

Diving Schedule

Advanced: Certified Divers dive in the mornings and are picked up at 8am at Reception.
Begginers: Uncertified people learning to dive are picked up at The Verandah at 12:45pm at Reception.

Hours of Operation

Monday to Saturday from 7:30am to 4:00pm.
Please note the Dive shop is closed on Saturdays.