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Dive Review of Big Island Divers/Country Club Villas in
Hawaii/Kona

Big Island Divers/Country Club Villas , Oct, 2014,

by Joyce Leftly, NJ, US (Reviewer Reviewer 5 reports). Report 7757.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 251-500 dives
Where else diving Curacao, Cozumel, St Vincent, US & British Virgin Islands, Dominica, St Lucia, Anguilla, other Caribbean locations
Closest Airport Getting There

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny Seas calm, no currents
Water Temp 80 to 83 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 3
Water Visibility 50 to 75 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions Return to boat with 500 psi
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks 1 or 2 Mantas Squadrons
Dolphins Schools Whale Sharks None
Turtles 1 or 2 Whales None
Corals 4 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 5 stars
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
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Ratings and Overall Comments 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Accommodations For Subscribers Only Food N/A
Service and Attitude For Subscribers Only Environmental Sensitivity For Subscribers Only
Dive Operation For Subscribers Only Shore Diving For Subscribers Only
Snorkeling 3 stars
Value for $$ For Subscribers Only
Beginners 5 stars
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Comments We recently returned from our first trip to the Big Island and were very impressed with the outstanding service provided by Big Island Divers.

We did 4 days of 2-tank morning boat dives and were thrilled to see mantas on several of the dives such large creatures and so graceful, swimming very close and making return loops near us, over and over. We also saw white-tipped reef sharks, turtles, and many endemic Hawaiian fish, all new to us ! There were also lots of tiny critters in the nudibranch and flatworm families.

Our excellent Dive Guides (Zain, Corinne and Janine) were all enthusiastic and very knowledgeable about the various fish and creatures. M ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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