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Dive Review of Liquid Salt Divers/Aveyla in
Maldives/Dharavandhoo

Liquid Salt Divers/Aveyla : "Shore diving is a hit at this inhabited, local island!", Feb, 2016,

by Eileen J Councill, FL, US (Reviewer Reviewer 5 reports with 2 Helpful votes). Report 9016 has 1 Helpful vote.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 501-1000 dives
Where else diving Red Sea, Galapagos, Bali, Egypt, Phillipines, Indonesia, Caribbean, Indian Ocean, Mozambique, South Africa, Hawaii, Pacific, Palau, Guam, Yap, Maldives
Closest Airport Dharavandhoo Airport Getting There Fly into Male, capital of Maldives then an inter-island flight to Dharavandhoo Island

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny Seas choppy
Water Temp 71 to 84 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 3
Water Visibility 80 to 100 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions They wanted you to stay with the dive guide especially with the number of drift dives.
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? N/A

What I Saw

Sharks 1 or 2 Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles > 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 4 stars
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
UW Photo Comments There were not photographic facilities back at the hotel. I took my camera to my room every night, soaked it in ... 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 4 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 4 stars
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Comments This was my second trip diving in the Maldives; the first time I was on a high-end resort island and this time was on an inhabited island at an inexpensive but beautiful hotel owned by a local. I loved it! Liquid Salt Divers is run out of the hotel called Aveyla. The hotel is brand new and is beautifully constructed. The ocean side upper level rooms are WELL worth paying for! The balcony and view are amazing. The rooms are small but nicely constructed, the food is amazingly tasty and varies in nationality. I do wish there was m ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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