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Diving Reviews of Living Underwater in Cozumel and the Mexican Yucatan

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For Experienced Divers:  5 stars For Inexperienced Divers:  3 stars
Underwater Photography:  4 stars Accommodations:  4 stars
 
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Living Underwater/ Casa Mexicana N   Cozumel   "Living Underwater Cozumel, always something new!"
Living Underwater Cozumel, always something new!I have been diving with Jeremy and Living Underwater annually for about 13 years. This operation is really luxury service and man... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
10/2014   Joe Stommel
250+ Dives
 
Living Underwater/ Hotel Cozumel N     "We keep going back for good reason!"
We keep going back for good reason![None]... Full report  
4 stars
3 stars  
2/2014   Dale Lachman
250+ Dives
 
Living Underwater/ InterContinental El Presidente N   [N/A]   The first eagle ray appeared 6 minutes into the dive. It stayed with us until the 10th minute, hovering gently in a mild current, ... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
3/2014   David H Vickery-Suzanne Leeson
500+ Dives
 
Living Underwater/ Cozumel Palace N   [N/A]   This is our 2nd time diving with Jeremy. He has the fastest boat on the Island, boat trips to all sites were fast and comfortable.... Full report  
5 stars
2 stars  
2/2014   Steven Skiba
250+ Dives
 
Living Underwater/ Blue Angel N   Cozumel   Other reports about Living Underwater are accurate. Jeremy and crew are as good as it gets. Great attitude, fast and roomy boat,... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
2/2014   Shanna Davidson
250+ Dives
 
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Living Underwater/ Iberostar N   [N/A]   I have been visiting Cozumel since 1965. This is our 5th return trip with Jeremy and it was our best ever. Jeremy came all the w... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
12/2013   John Holder
250+ Dives
 
Living Underwater/ Villa Blanca N   [N/A]   This was our first visit to Cozumel since before Hurricane Wilma, 7 years before. We found corals and dive sites to have recover... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
11/2013   Larry Sandusky
250+ Dives
 
Living Underwater/ Casa Mexicana N   Cozumel   Cozumel Trip Report - Casa Mexicana and Living Underwater, May 11-18 My wife and I had a great week staying at Casa Mexicana and ... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
5/2013   BRADLEY CONDO
500+ Dives
 
Living Underwater/ Intercontinental Presidente Resort N   [N/A]   We return to Cozumel because of the excellent experiences we have had and continue to have there. Jeremy with Living Underwater is... Full report  
4 stars
3 stars  
11/2013   Raymond Brown
250+ Dives
 
Living Underwater/ Intercontinental El Presidente N   [N/A]   As the current swept us along Barracuda reef the bottom became mountains, valleys, plateaus and we were flying over them. Jacks o... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
4/2013   David Vickery & Suzanne Leeson
500+ Dives
 
Living Underwater/ Paradise Condos N   Cozumel   Jeremy runs a class operation at LU. It's valet diving, they handle everything. Water, snacks, towels and coats on the boat. The b... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
3/2013   Steven L Mason
100+ Dives
 
Living Underwater/ Villa Escondida B&B N   [N/A]   We dove with this company last fall, but had a less than stellar experience, and were disappointed because we'd read such great th... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
7/2012   Lisa Jabusch and Steve Nieters
100+ Dives
 
Living Underwater/ Aura Grand N   Cozumel   We booked with Living Underwater due to the positive online reviews. Jeremy runs a terrific and very professional operation. He ... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
12/2011   Elise O Lovell
500+ Dives
 
Living Underwater/ Park Royal N   [N/A]   Our second trip to Cozumel in two years, and no planning was necessary. Living Underwater was our choice two years ago, and we hav... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
11/2011   Daniel Fazekas
100+ Dives
 
Living Underwater/ Intercontinental El Presidente N   Cozumel   Jeremy Anschel runs a fast boat with usually no more than six divers on board. His operation is equipped to deal with any equipmen... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
8/2011   Michael W Igoe
250+ Dives
 
Living Underwater N   [N/A]   In a word, fantastic. Jeremy and the crew did a great job, every day. We stayed at the Iberostar and the Jewfish, a nice fast bo... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
8/2011   Colin Clark
1000+ Dives
 
Living Underwater/ Fiesta Americana N   [N/A]   This was our 8th trip to Cozumel and our first time diving with Jeremy. We can't wait for the next time. If bottom time is your t... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
3/2011   Alan Wolf
100+ Dives
 
Living Underwater/ Casa Mexicana N   [N/A]   As always, diving with Jeremy Anschel and Living Underwater was a fine example of great service and value. Steel 90 and 120 cf tan... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
2/2011   Joe Stommel
250+ Dives
 
Living Underwater/ allegro N   [N/A]   Jeremy and his crew are without a doubt the most professional dive organization I have dived with. Towels and jackets await at the... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
1/2011   Michael R Smith
1000+ Dives
 
Living Underwater N   Cozumel   Dove with them while visiting for a day on a cruise ship. They were extremely helpful accommodating our schedule (we didn't reall... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
12/2010   Rupert Cox
500+ Dives
 
Living Underwater/ el Cid Full report N   [N/A]   I loved Jeremy's outfit!!!!! I loved loved loved his crew, boat, and the way he ran his business. The boat was the fastest on the... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
8/2010   Lisa Vignerot
100+ Dives
 
Living Underwater/ Presidente Intecontinental Full report N   [N/A]   Jeremy not only runs a top notch dive operation but is a unique divemaster who seems genuinely interested in maximizing your exper... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
7/2010   Michael Gallay
250+ Dives
 
Living Underwater/ Residencias Reef (Wyndham) Full report N   [N/A]   We dove for 6 days with Living Underwater, and all 6 were fabulous. The last time we dove Cozumel was before Hurricane Wilma and w... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
3/2010   Heather Rooney
<100 Dives
 
Living Underwater/ Wyndham Aura Cozumel Full report N   Cozumel   Had an absolutely wonderful time diving with Jeremy Anschel and his team - Living Underwater. They are one of the small, fast boat... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
1/2010   Paul Y Lee
250+ Dives
 
Living Underwater/ Aura Cozumel Full report N   Cozumel   Diving with Living Underwater (Jeremy Anschel, owner) was an extraordinary experience. We were looking for a dive operation that w... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
11/2009   Joni & Bobby Lamb
250+ Dives
 
Living Underwater/ Park Royal Cozumel Full report N   [N/A]   We chose Living Underwater/Jeremy Anschel based on Undercurrent reader reviews, and he sounded ideal for us, as most sites visited... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
11/2009   Dan Fazekas
100+ Dives
 
Living Underwater/ Occidental Grand Cozumel Full report N   Cozumel   Diving with 'Living Underwater' was great. This was the best diving I've done in Cozumel, and all it was all due to Jeremy &... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
7/2009   Wayne McNab
500+ Dives
 
Living Underwater/ Villa Blanca Full report N   Cozumel Island   Based on the experience of the boat, Jeremy at Living Underwater scheduled some nice long, deeper dives. There was no limitation ... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
6/2009   Ken Metz
500+ Dives
 
Living Underwater/ Fiesta Americana Full report N   Mexico   Based largely upon diver reports in the Chapbook, we opted to sign on with Living Underwater. The owner is Jeremy, a transplanted... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
8/2009   William Ungerman
500+ Dives
 
Living Underwater/ Blue Angel Resort (Caribe Blu) Full report N   Cozumel   This was our third time diving with Jeremy and the Living Underwater crew and staying at the Blue Angel Resort (formerly the Carib... Full report  
4 stars
3 stars  
6/2009   Lee Fenner
250+ Dives
 
living-underwater/ N/A Full report N   [N/A]   Having just returned from a week of diving with Jeremy and Living Underwater, I can highly recommend this diveop to anyone looking... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
3/2009   Paul Halveson
250+ Dives
 
Living Underwater/ Wyndham Aura Full report N   Cozumel   The Wyndham Aura is all that you could ask for in all-inclusive, Great beach, incredible rooms, perfect service. Living Underwa... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
2/2009   Mike Seybert
<100 Dives
 
Living Underwater/ Coral Reef Inn Full report N   Cozumel   We selected Living Underwater because of the positive reviews on Undercurrent, the fast boat, and the large cylinders. I was look... Full report  
4 stars
3 stars  
11/2008   Steve M Dussault
500+ Dives
 
Living Underwater/ Iberastar Full report N   Cozumel   Diving with Living Underwater was amazing from the start. The night we arrived Jeremy (the owner) picked up our gear asked about ... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
10/2008   Joe Mellino
250+ Dives
 
Living Underwater/ Wyndham - Sabor Adults Only Section Full report N   [N/A]   As fairly new divers, my wife and I, who are senior citizens, were concerned about a small operation such as Living Underwater and... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
7/2008   Pete and Kathy Mykytyn
<100 Dives
 
Living Underwater/ Villablanca Hotel Full report N   [N/A]   My husband and I had previously been to Cozumel in 1998, 2000 and 2004 (pre-Hurricane Wilma). The reefs have not yet fully recove... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
7/2008   Sandie Hurst
100+ Dives
 
Living Underwater/ Private Villa Casa las Flores Full report N   Cozumel   Living Underwater is a top notch operation. Jeremy runs a first class operation for small groups. Our dive experience starte... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
6/2008   A.R.S.E.
<100 Dives
 
LIVING UNDERWATER & Pelagic Ventures/ Occidental Grand Full report N   [N/A]   Living Underwater, Pelagic Ventures, Occidental Grand, April 2008 Ted Shieh, MD, (tedatshedd@yahoo.com), Chicago, IL Our group... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
4/2008   Ted Shieh M.D.
250+ Dives
 
Living Underwater/ Occidental Grand Cozumel Full report N   Cozumel   With Living Underwater, Jeremy and crew pick you up at your hotel dock generally within 5 minutes of the time they say they will b... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
3/2008   Craig Grube
100+ Dives
 
Living Underwater/ Fiesta Americana Hotel Full report N   [N/A]   We had done a lot of research before arriving for our first dive trip to Cozumel, looking for a dive operation that would best fit... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
1/2008   Frank and Debbie Crosby
250+ Dives
 
Living Under Water/ Occidental Grand Full report N   Cozumel   Living Underwater is a first class operation, run by Jeremy Anschel an expat from the States. It is limo service for the price of ... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
1/2008   Dmitry Pasikhov
100+ Dives
 
living underwater/ wyndham Full report N   [N/A]   At the conclusion of several days diving with Living Underwater, Jeremy(the owner) asked us if we had any suggestions for improvin... Full report  
3 stars
3 stars  
1/2007   dennis george
500+ Dives
 
Living Underwater/ Royal Holidays Full report N   [N/A]   Cozumel never fails to disappoint. We've been 4 times before but this was the first opportunity to dive with Jeremy of Living Und... Full report  
4 stars
3 stars  
5/2007   Glenn Evans
100+ Dives
 
Living Underwater/ Coral Princess Full report N   Cozumel   My 7th trip to Cozumle since 1981. 6 boat trips w/ Living underwater 2 w/ Aldora. Living Underwater wins HANDS DOWN!!! Dove 2 of ... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
11/2007   Michael RIffle
250+ Dives
 
Living Underwater/ Hotel Presidente InterContinental Full report N   [N/A]   My partner and I recently escaped to Cozumel for five days of diving. Between the two of us, we've logged over 600 dives, includin... Full report  
4 stars
3 stars  
9/2007   Matthew Radtke
<100 Dives
 
Living Underwater/ Caribe Blu Full report N   Cozumel   We chose Jeremy (Living Underwater) and the Caribe Blu based on Undercurrent reviews and completely endorse those reviews with our... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
8/2007   Lee Fenner
100+ Dives
 
Living Underwater/ El Presidente Full report N   [N/A]   Our eleven day vacation to Cozumel in June 2007 was a welcomed return to El Presidente and Living Underwater. While we had alread... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
6/2007   Renda Stalter
250+ Dives
 
living underwater/ el cantil Full report N   [N/A]   Living Underwater and Jeremy with his crew are the best dive operation I have seen. In fact I have not seen anyone else close to t... Full report  
5 stars
1 stars  
6/2007   john howard
100+ Dives
 
Living Underwater/Aldora/ Cozumel Palace Full report N   Cozumel   Seven o’clock and we are out the door to breakfast. The hotel really has an outstanding breakfast buffet. Fresh juices, hot coffee... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
4/2007   David A Harper
<100 Dives
 
Living Underwater/ Reef Club/Sabora Full report N   [N/A]   From what I read in Undercurrents before we left, my secret dive master has been found and is starting to receive his justifiable ... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
3/2007   Steve Mason
100+ Dives
 
Living Underwater/ Caribe Blu Full report N   Cozumel   Our dive operator, Living Underwater, recommeded the Caribe Blu motel for us. The motel was reasonably priced with nice rooms wit... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
3/2007   Larry Trott
500+ Dives
 
Living Underwater/ Presidente Full report N   Cozumel   Our sixth trip to Coz, first time diving with Living Underwater, Jeremy the owner dive master EXCELLENT! He is from Minnesota, bee... Full report  
3 stars
3 stars  
3/2007   Jeff Bennewitz
250+ Dives
 
LIving Underwater/ Hotel Cozumel Full report N   Cozumel   This was our first trip with Jerome's Living Underwater. The company has its roots with Aldora Divers who we dove with our last 5... Full report  
5 stars
1 stars  
1/2007   Kim Lachman
100+ Dives
 
Living Underwater/ Casa Mexicana Full report N   [N/A]   A late September trip found Cozumel very quiet. Even though we have been to Cozumel more than 20 times, this was our first stay a... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
9/2006   Bill Stalter
250+ Dives
 
Living Under Water Full report N   [N/A]   We have been diving with LU since the company&#8217;s inception. The owner, Jeremy Anschel, is solely responsible for the success... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
8/2006   Alvin and Renee Taylor
250+ Dives
 
Living Underwater/ n/a Full report N   [N/A]   Cozumel is still recovering from Hurricane Wilma and it was a bit of a frightful sight. There was rubble from the storm everywhe... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
4/2006   Lori Brown, Justin Brown Green
250+ Dives
 
Living Water Full report N   [N/A]   We stayed at the Fiesta Americana, but dove the entire week with Jeremy.Fast boat great Captain eager to please,got to best dive s... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
4/2006   Paulino Gonzalez
1000+ Dives
 
Living Underwater/ Hotel Cozumel Full report N   [N/A]   In seven years of diving, Jeremy and his crew provided the best customer service we've ever experienced. For our 2 days of diving,... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
9/2006   Sam Jones
100+ Dives
 
Living Underwater/ Casa Del Mar Full report N   Cozumel   I first stayed at the old Casa del Mar in 1995 and it looks about the same as it did. The biggest change is the sand that’s been s... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
7/2006   Pat Wikstrom
500+ Dives
 
Living Underwater/ Barricuda Full report N   [N/A]   Jeremy is a very conscientious, safe dive master. The only flaws in the operation were outlined in Undercurrents articles earlier ... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
1/2005   John M. Artim
<100 Dives
 
Living Underwater/ na Full report N   Cozumel   We had an outstanding week of diving with Living Underwater. Gustavo led our first two days of diving and Jeremy led the last thre... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
8/2005   Kathleen Minke
<100 Dives
 
Living Underwater/ Fiest Americana Full report N   Cozumel   Pleasantly surprised by valet diving service provided by Jeremy and his crew. Very professional and hospitality excellent. Started... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
5/2005   Benjamin Schaffer
1000+ Dives
 
Living Underwater/ Hotel Cozumel Full report N   Cozumel   We did extensive research for our third trip to Cozumel Oct 21 to 29, 2004 as we had not gotten the diving we had wanted on our tw... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
10/2004   Bradley Wm. Bowen
250+ Dives
 
Living Underwater/ Hotel Cozumel Full report N   [N/A]   My wife and I have made 12 trips to Cozumel in the past three years and this was the fourth time that we have used Living Underwat... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
7/2004   Jim Baldwin
250+ Dives
 
Living Underwater/ N/A Full report N   [N/A]   We reserved boat for 2 divers and consequently had maximum one-on-one attention and support from Jeremy Anschel, owner of Living U... Full report  
5 stars
2 stars  
6/2004   Larry Sandusky
100+ Dives
 
Living Underwater/ Fiesta Americana Full report N   [N/A]   Had read the reports from previous divers who dove with Jeremy and Living Underwater. There was a lot of high praise. All of it ... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
5/2004   Michael Kamens
<100 Dives
 
Living Underwater Full report N   [N/A]   There have been some changes in personnel at Living Underwater - Oracio is gone. Jeremy is now in charge and he is doing a great ... Full report  
3 stars
4 stars  
4/2004   Lori Brown
<100 Dives
 
Living Underwater Full report N   [N/A]   There have been some changes in personnel at Living Underwater - Oracio is gone. Jeremy is now in charge and he is doing a great ... Full report  
3 stars
4 stars  
4/2004   Lori Brown
<100 Dives
 
Living Underwater/ Plaza Las Glorias Full report N   [N/A]   The good is that Jeremy is now the new owner of the dive operation. Previously, he had worked for the owner, Oracio. There is no... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
2/2004   Gary Wenzel
500+ Dives
 
Living Underwater/ La Ceida Full report N   Cozumel   COZUMEL – LIVING UNDERWATER Prior to this, my first trip to Cozumel, I read through the various years of Chapbook reports and n... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
9/2003   Ross Ruddick
250+ Dives
 
Living Underwater Full report N   [N/A]   Lori Brown, Chris Green, & Justin Brown Green We dove with Living Underwater while in Cozumel in April during Easter Week. Ou... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
4/2003   Lori Brown
<100 Dives
 
Living Underwater/ Reef Club Full report N   [N/A]   Decided to dive with Living Underwater based on Undercurrent reader reports. We weren't disapointed. Weather delayed our anticip... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
4/2003   Bob Curtis
<100 Dives
 
Living Underwater/ Plaza las Glorias Full report N   Cozumel   Living Underwater exceeded my most demanding expectations. I made a trip about 6 months ago with Aldora and while that was very g... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
2/2003   DUANE HILL
100+ Dives
 
Living Underwater/ Hotel Barracuda Full report N   [N/A]   Good Dive Operation. Liked those 120lb low-pressure steel tank. Got an hour plus on all dives. The small, covered, fast (twin 150 ... Full report  
4 stars
3 stars  
8/2002   Clem Clapp
100+ Dives
 
Living Underwater/ none Full report N   [N/A]   Outstanding operator. Eight divers max on the boat, and with full load, can get a bit tight on the boat. LU uses steel tanks, so... Full report  
5 stars
2 stars  
7/2002   Phil Hamilton
100+ Dives
 
Living Underwater/ Coral Princess Full report N   [N/A]   Fifth Cozumel trip. Chose Living Underwater after hearing of Oracio's departure from Aldora and his setting up his own shop. Cou... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
6/2002   Hank Martin
100+ Dives
 
Living Underwater/ Palapas Amaranto Full report N   [N/A]   Living Underwater is a recent addition to the long list of Cozumel dive operations. LU is operated by Oracio Martinez, former Aldo... Full report  
5 stars
2 stars  
6/2002   Mike Frayn
100+ Dives
 
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