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Dive Review of Dive with Martin/Hotel Cozumel in
Cozumel and the Mexican Yucatan/Cozumel

Dive with Martin/Hotel Cozumel, Oct, 2013,

by Mae L. Ding, CA, US (Sr. Reviewer Sr. Reviewer 7 reports with 5 Helpful votes). Report 7298.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 101-250 dives
Where else diving Fiji, La Paz, Little Caymen, Hawaii, Maui, Palau
Closest Airport Getting There

Dive Conditions

Weather rainy Seas calm, currents
Water Temp 79 to 82 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 3
Water Visibility 60 to 100 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile no
Enforced diving restrictions Everyone comes up together at 700 pounds or 50 minutes whichever comes first for first dive. Second dive could go to 60 minutes or 700 pounds.
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks Lots Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles > 2 Whales None
Corals 3 stars Tropical Fish For Subscribers Only
Small Critters For Subscribers Only Large Fish For Subscribers Only
Large Pelagics For Subscribers Only

Underwater Photography 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Subject Matter For Subscribers Only Boat Facilities 2 stars
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
UW Photo Comments Super Pangas do not have any protected area for working with cameras. A bucket is provided for cameras. ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here

Ratings and Overall Comments 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Accommodations For Subscribers Only Food 3 stars
Service and Attitude For Subscribers Only Environmental Sensitivity For Subscribers Only
Dive Operation For Subscribers Only Shore Diving For Subscribers Only
Snorkeling N/A
Value for $$ For Subscribers Only
Beginners 3 stars
Advanced For Subscribers Only
Comments Did 11 dives over 6 days including a night dive in October 2013. Great price with prepaid multiday discount plan and free rental equipment was a draw along with the excellent reviews on Tripadvisor. Used their BCD's to save us from having to bring a second bag for dive gear. Equipment was well used, but functional. Night dive on Paradise Reef is easy and has lots of great sea life - lots of large crabs, eels, toad fish, sea cucumbers, lobster, sting rays, and usual reef fish.

Other Positives - excellent dive masters who give thorough briefings, make a great effort to point out sea life, set up all equipm ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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