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Dive Review of Sunshine Dive/Pueblo Bonita Sunset in
Mexico (Western)/Cabo San Lucas

June, 2012, an Instant Reader Report by Tom Webb, CA, US (2 reports)
Report Number 6600
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Reporter and Travel
Dive Experience
501-1000 dives
Where else diving
Red Sea, Cocos, Soloman Islands, New Guniea, Carribean, Thailand.
Closest Airport
Getting There


Dive Conditions

Water Temp
62   to 67    Fahrenheit  
Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility
40   to 100    Feet  
Dive Policy
Dive own profile
Enforced diving restrictions  
Divemasters very attentive; didn't come up.  
Nitrox Available?
What I saw
Whale Sharks
Ratings 1 (worst)- 5 (best):
  3 stars
Tropical Fish
3 stars  
Small Critters
  3 stars
Large Fish
2 stars  
Large Pelagics
Underwater Photography  1 (worst)- 5 (best):
Subject Matter
Boat Facilities
Overall rating for UWP's  
Shore Facilities  
Ratings and Overall Comments  1 (worst)- 5 (best):
5 stars
Service and Attitude
5 stars
Environmental Sensitivity  
4 stars
Dive Operation
5 stars  
Shore Diving  

Overall Rating

Value for $$
5 stars    
5 stars   
3 stars    
We dived with Sunshine June 24-30 2012.  While we didn't go to Cabo
primarily to dive, Sunshine was a real find.  The level of service was the
best we've ever had from a shore-based operation.  Their divemaster Ryan
took personal charge of us, and did an outstanding job.  Nitrox and a CD
with pictures from our dives were included at no extra charge.  Sunshine
stored and cleaned our equipment for the week; they also transported it to
the dive boats for us, and set it up for each dive. There was a hot shower
in the dive shop for apres-dive. Everyone involved was pleasant and
helpful, and very safety-conscious.

The water was quite cold (62-67 F) and we needed 7mm suits with hooded
vests.  Water clarity ranged from 40 feet to 100+ on one really outstanding
dive.  We were told the water gets much warmer in Oct-Nov.  We saw lots of
fish and eels, guitar fish and rays.  No large pelagics, but we didn't go
the day they visited Gordo Banks.

All in all, a great dive experience given the location. I wouldn't
necessarily go to Cabo to dive, but if you want to scuba dive while you're
there, look no further!
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