In this article, we review the three best shops to rent and buy snorkel equipment in Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands.
1. Divers Supply
Divers Supply is the best place to buy and rent snorkel gear in Grand Cayman.
They have the largest selection of equipment, such as masks, fins and snorkels. They also have a lot of scuba diving equipment available.
If you need to rent snorkeling equipment during your vacation, then this is a great option.
This is their website: https://www.diverssupply.ky/rentals/
Below is a Google Map showing the exact location of Divers Supply:
Divers Supply is located near Seven Mile Beach, on the west side of Grand Cayman. It is within a 5 to 10 minute drive from all of the major resorts on Seven Mile Beach. It is within walking distance (3-minutes) from the Marriott hotel.
Divers Supply has the largest selection of snorkel and dive equipment, and they are the most centrally located shop in Grand Cayman. For 90% of tourists visiting Grand Cayman, this shop will be closest to your hotel or condo compared to other options.
2. Divers World
Divers World is also a great choice.
If Divers Supply doesn’t have something that you are looking for, then going to Divers World is the best second option.
Divers World is similar to Divers Supply, however, Divers World has slightly less choice when it comes to snorkeling and dive equipment.
Divers World offers long term rentals. They charge by the day, meaning you can rent snorkel gear for the entire duration of your vacation.
This is Divers World’s website: https://www.diversworldcayman.com/
Below is a Google Map showing the location of Divers World:
Divers World is located in “7 Mile Shops”, which is on West Bay Road. This is the road that runs along Seven Mile Beach.
This is the road that all of the hotels and condos on Seven Mile Beach are located along. It is only a 5-minute walk from the Marriott hotel to Divers World.
3. Eden Rock Diving Center
If you want to do a quick shore snorkel, and you don’t want to rent equipment for a long period of time, then Eden Rock Diving Center is a great option.
Eden Rock is a dive shop on the waterfront in George Town, Grand Cayman. This is about a 10-minute drive from Seven Mile Beach.
You can rent snorkel equipment from Eden Rock Diving Center by the hour. You can then enter the water from their ladders and snorkel from shore. If you are interested in snorkeling here, then check out our article where we review the snorkeling at Eden Rock.
This is their website: http://www.edenrockdive.com/snorkel-cayman.html
Below is a Google Map showing the location of Eden Rock Diving Center:
There is a lot of coral and fish directly off Eden Rock, making this a fun snorkel spot.
You don’t need to take a boat to snorkel here, since the coral and fish are visible as soon as you enter the water from shore.
Divers Supply is the best overall place to rent snorkel and dive equipment from in Grand Cayman.
They offer both short and long term rental options, and they have the widest selection of gear.
If you are looking for places to snorkel at during your vacation, then check out our article where we review the top 25 snorkel spots in Grand Cayman.