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Dive Review of Taveuni Ocean Sports/Taveuni Island Resort in
Fiji and Tuvalu/Taveuni Island

May, 2014, an Instant Reader Report by Mary A Graff, NC, US (1 report, with 1 Helpful vote)
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Reporter and Travel
Dive Experience
251-500 dives
Where else diving
Saba Marine Park Caribbean, Costa Rica, Belize, Cozumel, Red Sea, Turks
& Caicos, Great Barrier Reef, Papua New Guinea, Manado, Wakotobi, Bali,
Komodo, Baqua Fiji
Closest Airport
Getting There

		

Dive Conditions

Weather
sunny, windy, rainy  
Seas
calm, surge, currents  
Water Temp
80   to 8    Fahrenheit  
Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility
80   to 100    Feet  
 
Dive Policy
Dive own profile
yes  
 
Enforced diving restrictions  
1st Dive 80-100 feet, 2nd Dive usually 60-90 feet, small groups max 4 per
dive master, dive plan to end dive with 1000 psi to allow for safety stop
in blue water away from reef, most dives 40-50 minutes.  Groups sorted by
experience to allow experienced divers,  
Liveaboard?
no 
Nitrox Available?
yes 
What I saw
Sharks
Lots 
Mantas
1 or 2 
Dolphins
None 
Whale Sharks
None 
Turtles
> 2 
Whales
None 
Ratings 1 (worst)- 5 (best):
Corals
  5 stars
Tropical Fish
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Small Critters
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Large Fish
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Large Pelagics
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Underwater Photography  1 (worst)- 5 (best):
Subject Matter
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Boat Facilities
N/A
Overall rating for UWP's  
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Shore Facilities  
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Comments
The crew took care of any camera's on boat, rinse bucket if needed, no
camera table available on boats. ...
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Ratings and Overall Comments  1 (worst)- 5 (best):
Accommodations
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Food
5 stars
Service and Attitude
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Environmental Sensitivity  
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Dive Operation
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Shore Diving  
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Snorkeling
N/A  
 
 

Overall Rating

Value for $$
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Beginners
5 stars   
Advanced
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Comments  
Diving operation is first class, Julie Kelly owner has established an
operation that is client focused with emphasis on safety and ensuring
divers have good experience.  All of the crew are master divers,
knowledgeable about the reefs, currents, fish life and corals.  Dive day
begins at 8:00 am with pick up from your hotel, once group is assembled and
paperwork complete, short dinghy ride out to dive boats (2) one large (max
12 divers) one smaller (max 6 divers).  Once on boat, captain provides boat
safety briefing and plan for da ...
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Subscriber's Comments

By wonderland at Jun 03, 2014 08:29 EST  
Nice to hear that the place is doing well--as are Do and Ric.  We stayed
there in 2000 (when it was Dive Taveuni), loved it, loved the diving, and
have always wanted to go back.
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