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Dive Review of Lamale in
Fiji and Tuvalu/Savu Savu

February, 2005, an Instant Reader Report by Craig Condron, Washington, United States
Report Number 1590
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Reporter and Travel
Dive Experience
501-1000 dives
Where else diving
Tahatii, Cook Is., Tonga, Australia, Hawaii, All caribbean.
Closest Airport
Getting There

		

Dive Conditions

Weather
windy  
Seas
choppy  
Water Temp
83   to 84    Fahrenheit  
Wetsuit Thickness
2
Water Visibility
75   to 75    Feet  
 
Dive Policy
Dive own profile
yes  
 
Enforced diving restrictions  
Small tanks but rad on!  
Liveaboard?
no 
Nitrox Available?
N/A 
What I saw
Sharks
None 
Mantas
None 
Dolphins
None 
Whale Sharks
None 
Turtles
1 or 2 
Whales
None 
Ratings 1 (worst)- 5 (best):
Corals
  3 stars
Tropical Fish
3 stars  
Small Critters
  3 stars
Large Fish
2 stars  
Large Pelagics
  2 stars
 
 
Underwater Photography  1 (worst)- 5 (best):
Subject Matter
N/A  
Boat Facilities
N/A
Overall rating for UWP's  
N/A  
Shore Facilities  
N/A  
Comments
[None]
Ratings and Overall Comments  1 (worst)- 5 (best):
Accommodations
5 stars
Food
4 stars
Service and Attitude
5 stars
Environmental Sensitivity  
N/A
Dive Operation
4 stars  
Shore Diving  
3 stars  
Snorkeling
N/A  
 
 

Overall Rating

Value for $$
N/A    
Beginners
4 stars   
Advanced
3 stars    
Comments  
When I arrived at the ressort, their large dive boat was out of the water,
(gear box repair). BAD NEWS. They had a smaller dive boat which they made
available and offered a morning and afternoon tank dive using small tanks.
Because of the small boat and choppy seas they stayed close to the resort.
The dives were shallow so the small tank lasted an hour plus. Not the
greatest Fiji diving but, way above average for the rest of the world. now
the GREEAT NEWS. Because of the large boat being on dry dock, there was
unlimited diveing at NO CHARGE. Give this ressort an ATTA BOY. Did 8 dives
and zero cost. 
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