Miller's Dive Shop
Miller's Dive Shop is owned by Captain Daryl Miller, a licensed Captain and PADI Dive Master, who will proudly show you the waters he grew up in. Daryl has been diving and fishing in South Eleuthera for over 20 years, making him one of the most qualified and knowledgeable guides in the area.
Located in Wemyss Bight, South Eleuthera, Miller's operates out of the Cape Eleuthera Marina, offering easy access to over 20 dive sites on Eleuthera's southwest coast. Cape Eleuthera is a full-service marina serving breakfast, lunch and dinner, and is a great place to either start or end our Eleuthera diving adventure. Lodging is available in their townhouses
Our tours are not suitable for persons with mobility impairments.
Areas of Service and Expertise
We specialize in small customized diving, fishing, and snorkeling tours, tailored to your individual interests and abilities. Our dives include boiling holes, drift dives, night dives, shark dives, swim thru's, wall dives, and of course reefs. Access is via dive boat from Cape Eleuthera Marina, which operates year around, weather permitting, with groups of one to six divers.
You can choose either a one or two-tank dive to over 20 different sites, including the Shark Site, The Cathedral, Hole in the Wall, Bamboo Point, and the Boiling Holes. Dives vary between 30 and 120 feet. We have a complete array of tanks, weights, wet suits, fins, masks, snorkels, ScubaPro BCD's and Regulators for rent.
Fishing is spectacular between the Bridge and Bamboo point for Wahoo, Mahi Mahi and Tuna in groups of four persons or less for full or half days.
Our snorkeling sites will amaze you with the hard and soft corals and schools of reef fish at dedicated snorkel sites. Depths are between three feet and 20 feet, offering fun for the beginning or experienced snorkeler.
Locally or Family-Owned Business Notes
Captain Daryl Miller is a local Bahamian who started free-diving for conch, lobster, and fish over 20 years ago to supplement his family's income. He learned to scuba dive at The Island School in Cape Eleuthera.
After becoming a PADI Dive Master, he worked for the Island School for 12 years helping to train hundreds of divers and leading over a thousand guided tours on the reefs of South Eleuthera. Since 2006, Daryl has been leading tours as a professional dive master and captain, and in 2015, he started Miller's Dive shop where he specializes in small personalized fishing and diving groups.
Pet Friendly Notes
Pets are not permitted.
Types of Experiences and Trips Provided
Exclusive Scuba Trip
A typical dive trip starts at 8:30 a.m. when you arrive at the Cape Eleuthera Marina, next door to the famous Island School. The dive boat will meet you with tanks, weights, and a cooler filled with ice and bottled water. Captain Miller will have your rental equipment attached to the tanks or will assist you in hooking up your own equipment. You will then be transported to the dive sites via dive boat from the marina at 9:00 a.m. for your first dive. In order to maximize bottom time, the first dive is the deeper of the two and can be a deep reef, wall, or the drug plane wreck.
Captain Miller or the mate will help each diver with their equipment and assist them in getting into the water. There is a drift line for divers to hold onto before the descent. Once on the bottom, Captain Miller will show you his underwater world.
Once you're back on the surface, you will be helped taking off your gear and getting back into the boat. While you are doing your surface interval, you can relax while the mate replaces old tanks with fresh tanks for your second dive. Then it is on to the the second dive, usually a reef less than 40 feet deep, again for maximum dive time. At the end of the dive, you will again be assisted back onto the boat for the short ride back to Cape Eleuthera, where you will be on the dock by noon and your gear can be rinsed for your next dive.
Rates & Packages:
- *Morning 2-Tank Dive / $130.00* - includes two 80 cft tanks, weights, fresh water, ice cooler; one person minimum / six maximum.
- Single-tank Dive / $90 - includes one 80 cft tank, weights, fresh water, ice cooler; one person minimum / six maximum.
- Night Dive / $120.00 - includes one 80 cft tank, light, weights, fresh water, ice cooler; minimum two persons (for safety).
Deep-Sea Fishing Adventure
Your fishing adventure begins at Cape Eleuthera Marina at 8:00 a.m., where Captain Miller will meet you in his custom Mako boat set up for deep-sea fishing. Included is all tackle and baits, a cooler with ice and water, plus room for your choice of beverages. There is a maximum of four fishermen.
Depending upon the weather and where the fish have been biting, you can either trawl the drop-off that is south past Princess Cay to the bridge or north to Bamboo point. Although it is fishing and not always catching, you will have a great time!
Rates: Half-day fishing, all inclusive - $750 / Full-day fishing, all inclusive - $1,250.00
Locations: For Fishing Trips, Daryl will meet you at Cape Eleuthera Marina. Transportation is available if you are staying at Davis Harbour.
The snorkeling sites will amaze you with the hard and soft corals and schools of reef fish at dedicated snorkel sites. Depths are between three feet and 20 feet, offering fun for the beginner or experienced snorkeler.
Rates & Packages: Half-day snorkel trip, including equipment / $60.00; two persons minimum.
Rental Equipment: Fins, Mask and Snorkel / $20.00
Locations: For Snorkeling Trips, Daryl will meet you at the Cape Eleuthera Marina. Transportation is available if you are staying at Davis Harbour.