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Philippines Diving Reviews:
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S/Y Philippine Siren Y   Southern Visayas   A 16 hour flight from LAX to Cebu with an hour or so lay0ver in Hong Kong on Cathay Pacific. Interestingly the seats on the plane... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
10/2012   Anne Warburton
500+ Dives
 
Atlantis Dive Resorts N   Puerta Galera   Have been to Atlantis Resort about 5-6 years ago. Accomodations were the same - cave-like rooms built up the hill. The surprise ... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
5/2011   Anne Warburton
250+ Dives
 
Johhny's Dive 'n' Fun/ Paras Beach Resort N   Camiguin   The diving - pretty good. Some sites are rocky, with scattered corals, but plenty of fish and invertebrate life. Others are dens... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
1/2012   Carl D Scott
250+ Dives
 
Philippine Fun Divers/ Isis Bungalows N   Panglao Island (Bohol)   Alone beach is a popular tourist destination in this area, consisting of perhaps 1 km of white sand beach, packed with hotels and ... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
1/2012   Carl D Scott
250+ Dives
 
Peter's Dive Resort N   Southern Leyte   My 2nd trip here. Corals in some places are in excellent health, but no place has limitless reefs. Other site are more mixed, wi... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
1/2012   Carl D Scott
250+ Dives
 
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Crystal Blue Resort N   Anilao, Batangas   Great macro, over-priced everything. First, the diving. Visibility was low, as a result of it being at the tail end of the rainy... Full report  
4 stars
3 stars  
9/2011   Carl D Scott
250+ Dives
 
Peter's Dive Resort N   Southern Leyte   Peter's is about a 4 hour drive from the Tacloban airport, private van was negotiated down to 3,000 pesos, or USD $70 at the curre... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
5/2011   Carl D Scott
250+ Dives
 
Atlantis Dive Resorts N   Puerto Galera   After having a wonderful time the previous year in Dumaguete, I decided to return to the Philippines to see the Puerto Galera area... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
5/2013   Carol Sommers
250+ Dives
 
Atlantis Dive Resorts/ Azores Y   Southern Leyte   RE: Atlantis Azores Southern Leyte Safari January 2013 Let me start by saying I really struggle with giving negative dive repor... Full report  
1 stars
2 stars  
1/2013   Curt Thompson
1000+ Dives
 
Atlantis Dive Resorts/ Atlantis Dumaguete N   Negros Oriental   "Exceptionally good dive resort and diving"
Exceptionally good dive resort and divingVery well-run operation, with reps to assist travelers at Manila and Dumaguete airports. Up to 5 boat dives per day available. Exc... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
4/2014   D. S. Davis
500+ Dives
 
Atlantis Dive Resorts/ Atlantis Azores Liveaboard Y   Tubbataha Reef   This was a trip with Duane Silverstein of Seacology to dive as well as visit a Seacology village site where Seacology was providin... Full report  
3 stars
4 stars  
4/2013   David E Reubush
1000+ Dives
 
Atlantis Dive Resorts N   Puerto Galera   This was my second trip to Atlantis Puerto Galera. The diving was about what I remembered. Reasonably healthy reefs with a reaso... Full report  
3 stars
4 stars  
4/2013   David E Reubush
1000+ Dives
 
Atlantis Dive Resorts N   Puerto Galera   As with Atlantic Dumaguete there are many pluses about Atlantis Puerto Galera. The people (dive guides, restaurant staff, etc. et... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
2/2011   David E Reubush
500+ Dives
 
Atlantis Dive Resorts N   Dumaguete   There are many pluses about Atlantis Dumaguete. The people (dive guides, restaurant staff, etc. etc.) are all great. They aim to... Full report  
3 stars
4 stars  
2/2011   David E Reubush
500+ Dives
 
atmosphere resort/ atmosphere resort and spa N   Dumuaguete   beautiful resort, good service, dive operation as good as it gets. getting on an off the boat was difficult; shore entry and when... Full report  
5 stars
1 stars  
3/2011   Deb Berglund
500+ Dives
 
Crystal Blue Resort N   anilao   Diving primarily muck, not much wide-angle photography. Night dives very good. Layering of wetsuits advised as temps had some... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
11/2013   Deborah Berglund
1000+ Dives
 
Atlantis Dive Resorts/ Atlantis Dumaguete N   Dumaguete   "Great Trip!"
Great Trip!This trip was organized and led by Dave Hass and booked through Deep Blue Adventures. Both did an excellent job making sure that ... Full report  
5 stars
1 stars  
9/2014   Dorothy McDonald
500+ Dives
 
Atlantis Dive Resorts/ Atlantis - Puerto Galera N   North - Island of Mindoro   The diving was very colorful. You go here for the small stuff - all kinds of interesting critters from orangatan crabs to frog fi... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
2/2012   Dorotrhy McDonald
500+ Dives
 
Moana; Plankton, palawan/ White view Paradise; Nido bay N   Palawan   it's average diving; El Nido ( the nest) is 5 hr. van ride ( 500 peso) from Puerto Princesa; 7.3 hr. if using roro bus ( w/ A/C,... Full report  
3 stars
3 stars  
5/2014   Eldon Okazaki
1000+ Dives
 
Sabang Inn N   Sabang/ Puerto Galera   the good: the most jolly diver (ever, in my 24 yr. of diving) was Koni ( from Lucerne, Switzerland);he was very over-obese but st... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
5/2013   Eldon Okazaki
1000+ Dives
 
Genesis Divers/ Peter's House N   Bohol   good: it was low cost; down the street was Aquatica where you can get meals for 88 Peso; Trudi 's also has low cost food; the w... Full report  
3 stars
3 stars  
5/2013   Eldon Okazaki
1000+ Dives
 
Polaris resort N   Cabilao island   the good: the coral and reefs were a lot better than nearby Panglao island; very colorful reefs; lots of clown fishes; some new ... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
5/2013   Eldon Okazaki
1000+ Dives
 
Sunbeam Marine resort N   Anilao   the good: food about a block from the resort was good and very cheap ( ~ 1/15 (40 peso, or $0.94) the cost of resort dinner ($15);... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
5/2012   Eldon Okazaki
1000+ Dives
 
White Beach Divers N   Boracay   the good: 500 peso/ nite incl. fan, tv in room. sm. table chairs and sm. cabinet BUT no en suite bathroom.; at that time the exchg... Full report  
2 stars
3 stars  
5/2012   Eldon Okazaki
1000+ Dives
 
Seaquest Dive Center/ Sumisid Lodge N   Moalboal   the bad: biting bugs in room and parlor; but, once mentioned, they sprayed my room and used mosquitos repellant candle; Sumisid lo... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
5/2011   Eldon Okazaki
1000+ Dives
 
Peter's Resort N   South Leyte   the bad: to save money, you can take the public bus from Tacloban to Peter's resort, 5 hrs.(~140 pesos for seniors); the private t... Full report  
4 stars
3 stars  
5/2011   Eldon Okazaki
1000+ Dives
 
Dive with Chot/ Sabang Inn Full report N   Mindoro island   The good: very good diving (compared to Tubbataha reef); low season, very few divers at Sabang Inn, lots of room and service from ... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
5/2010   Eldon Okazaki
500+ Dives
 
Expedition Fleet/ Borneo Explorer Full report Y   Tubbataha reef   Tubbataha was highly over rated; the first 2 days had mostly brown reefs, sand, some grass, and usual tropical fishes; it was sort... Full report  
3 stars
3 stars  
5/2010   Eldon Okazaki
500+ Dives
 
Mantangale Alibuag Dive Resort Full report N   N. Mindanao   the good: 3 tanks of nitrox per day of boat diving; incl. dives at Camiguin island; very spacious resort the bad: pay for dinne... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
5/2009   Eldon Okazaki
500+ Dives
 
Acacia Dive Resort N   Anilao   "Anilao is good but book wisely!"
Anilao is good but book wisely!The resort is touted to be the best in Anilao - my dive guide mentioned it was one of the most luxurious resorts in the area. At ... Full report  
3 stars
3 stars  
10/2014   Eric Escobar
250+ Dives
 
Crystal Blue Resort N   Anilao   ALL GOOD...DIVING,RESORT,& FOOD.NO SURPRISES.ALL WENT ACCORDING TO PLAN.DIVING WAS EXCELLENT WITH LOTS OF VARIETY CLOSE TO THE RES... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
2/2014   Gail M King
1000+ Dives
 
Liquid N   Negros, Dumaguete, Dauin   [None]Liquid is a brand-new dive operation built from scratch by owners Tim and Zoe Latimer, who previously managed dive operation... Full report  
4 stars
3 stars  
9/2011   Greg Liebman
500+ Dives
 
Crystal Blue Resort N   Anilao   "A well-kept secret that offers many types of diving"
A well-kept secret that offers many types of divingWhen a planned trip to Africa was postponed a year, we were left with non-refundable airline tickets that we needed to use before ... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
11/2014   Greg White
250+ Dives
 
Sea Explorers/ Pura Vida Beach and Dive Resort N   Dauin, Negros Island   This was our first trip to the Philippines and chose Dumaguete City area over Galera because of what we read in the Chap Book. We ... Full report  
3 stars
4 stars  
4/2011   Henry O Ziller
250+ Dives
 
Worldwide Dive & Sail/ Philippine Siren Full report Y   Tubbataha & Southern Visayas   I was not overly impressed with the diving in the Tubbataha area; perhaps because of the weather the first few days we were there.... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
5/2010   Janet Czapski
1000+ Dives
 
Atlantis Dive Resorts N   Puerto Galera   We spent 4 nights at Atlantis Puerto Galera in December. The rooms rise up the hillside, getting fancier as they get higher, so if... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
12/2011   Jeanne Downey
1000+ Dives
 
Asia Divers/ El Galleon N   Sabang, Puerto Galera   El Galleon is about a 4 minute walk from Sabang center on Puerto Galera. There are some ground level rooms, ours was up a few step... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
12/2011   Jeanne Downey
1000+ Dives
 
Crystal Blue Resort N   Anilao   Anilao beckoned once more, and I could not resist a return trip to the land of Nudi's and other esoteric critters. No disappointm... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
4/2014   Jeanne Reeder
500+ Dives
 
Atlantis Azores Y   Tubbataha   Organization ruled as late afternoon we headed toward the liveaboard trip to Tubbataha Marine Park. Atlantis resort staff facilita... Full report  
5 stars
1 stars  
4/2013   Jeanne Reeder
500+ Dives
 
Club Ocellaris N   Anilao   Philippines -- Anilao Not a Club Member? Beware. I wanted to go to the Nudibranch Capital and indulge in locating and identif... Full report  
5 stars
2 stars  
4/2013   Jeanne Reeder
500+ Dives
 
Dive Society/ El Dorado Resort N   [Dumaguete   "Great Value and Diving at El Dorado Resort"
Great Value and Diving at El Dorado ResortIn the past I've used the Dumaguete Atlantis Resort a couple times but I wanted to save money this year so my family went to the E... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
11/2014   John C Crossley
1000+ Dives
 
Mantangale Alibuag Dive Resort. N   [N/A]   "Mantangale Alibuag Dive Resort"
Mantangale Alibuag Dive ResortI dive at the Mantangale Resort each year because its a great value, with excellent service and very good diving. Overall it's on... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
6/2014   John C Crossley
1000+ Dives
 
Atlantis Dive Resorts Full report N   Dumaguete   Diving in the Philippines spoils you..no other way to say it. When you see banded sea snakes, sea horses, turtles, and three diff... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
8/2010   Jonathan Bank
250+ Dives
 
Asia Divers/ El Galleon Full report N   Puerto Galera   I really enjoyed El Galeon/Asia Divers. The dive shop is immaculate, well organized, and professionally run - you're assigned a s... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
8/2010   Jonathan Bank
250+ Dives
 
Butanding Center/ Vitton Beach Full report N   Donsol   This trip was to snorkel with whale sharks, not to dive. The only place you'll want to stay is Elysia beach resort, with cool whi... Full report  
3 stars
3 stars  
6/2010   Laura Todd
<100 Dives
 
Fun Dive Asia/ Vittion Beach Full report N   Donsol   We went to the Donsol area to see the whale sharks (see separate report) and a day of diving was included in our package. In a wo... Full report  
2 stars
2 stars  
5/2010   Laura Todd
250+ Dives
 
Acacia Full report N   Anilao/Batangas   This area is a little different in that the resorts are set up to serve primarily locals and do most of their business over long w... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
4/2010   Laura Todd
250+ Dives
 
Atmosphere Full report N   Dumaguete   This is a wonderful destination and a great resort that is doing almost everything right. Atmosphere has an almost perfect locati... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
4/2010   Laura Todd
250+ Dives
 
Atlantis Dive Resorts/ Atlantis Azores/Dumaguete N   Dumaguete   Much of the reefs were destroyed by either typhoons or dynamite fishing. Most of the dives we made could have been shore dives. ... Full report  
3 stars
3 stars  
10/2013   Leona M Holaday
1000+ Dives
 
Atlantis Dive Resorts N   Dumaguete   The side trip for a half day to Oslob to snorkel with Whalesharks, although not very "pc," is still worth it if you've never seen ... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
4/2013   Lynn Phillips
1000+ Dives
 
Sangat Island/ Sangat Island + Cashe Grove N   Busuanga Coron   Coron Sangat Island + Cashew Grove, Busuanga, Phillippines The Philippines had suffered heavily in last years taifun, so I thou... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
5/2014   Mike-y
1000+ Dives
 
Atlantis Dive Resorts/ Atlantis Dumasguete Resort N   Dumaguete, Negros   Nothing bad about the resort. Meals and service good. Dive guides, waitresses, staff friendly and helpful. Near resort bottom i... Full report  
4 stars
3 stars  
11/2013   Nick Ferris
1000+ Dives
 
Dive Solana N   Anilao   I tacked on a day's vacation to week-end layover on a business trip. Crystal Blue had no vacancies, recommnended Dive Solana. ... Full report  
5 stars
2 stars  
4/2013   Nigel LLEWELLYN-SMITH
<100 Dives
 
Atmosphere Resort N   Dumaguete   Atmosphere is an excellent resort and has one of the best dive operations we've ever dove with. Clean, well laid out rooms with c... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
4/2012   Paul
250+ Dives
 
Solana Resort N   Analoa, Batangas   Very enjoyable resort - great service (I was the only guest on two of the three days) - table was always waiting for me for all th... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
2/2013   Peter Sterman
250+ Dives
 
Divemaster and boat set up by hotel/ Solana Dive Resort N   Aniloa   Spent three days diving following three days of business in Manila. Dive resort was a three-hour drive South of Manila (had car a... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
2/2013   Peter Sterman
250+ Dives
 
Dive Society/ El Dorado Full report N   Dumaguete   The muck diving around the resort was very good. I saw many of the same creatures as I saw in Lembeh. Some of the things that ... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
3/2010   Phillip C Gans
500+ Dives
 
Asia Divers/ El Galleon Full report N   Puerto Galera   First I must tell you that I am now spoiled for future dive trips to equal this place. The dive sites were all within 5 to 20 min... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
4/2010   Renee Ross
100+ Dives
 
Magic Island Resort N   [CebuN/A]   Great attitude of staff made the entire time enjoyable. The 2 1/2 hour drive to the resort made New York City driving seem tame by... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
3/2011   Richard R Kimball
250+ Dives
 
Expedition Fleet/ Stella Maris Explorer & Oceanic Exp Full report Y   Tubbataha   1) Stella Maris Explorer – Transition trip, Batangas to Puerto Princesa. The transition trip offers dives at Apo Reef, Cuyo Is... Full report  
4 stars
1 stars  
3/2010   Robert Flatt
500+ Dives
 
Asia Divers/ El Galleon N   Puerto Galera   When you look at El Galleon one has to really consider and review three items, the rooms (accomodations), the restaurant and the d... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
6/2011   Robert S Kuhn
250+ Dives
 
Kasai Village Full report N   Moalboal, Cebu   We spent a week at the beginning of June, 2010 at Kasai Village resort in Moalboal, in the Central Visayas. Kasai is a pretty lit... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
6/2010   Robin A Masson
250+ Dives
 
Atlantis Dive Resorts N   Dumaguete   We'd stayed twice at Atlantis, Puerto Galera. The former manager urged us to go to Dumaguete as it's isolated from the town. The... Full report  
2 stars
5 stars  
9/2012   Rose Mueller
1000+ Dives
 
Atlantis Dive Resorts Full report N   Puerto Galera   For an "all inclusive" dive resort this is the best we've encountered. The management, Simon, is exceptional and always available... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
9/2010   Rose Mueller
1000+ Dives
 
Capt'n Gregg's N   Puerto Gallera/Sabang   Capt'n Gregg's is one of the oldest resorts on the beach in Sabang. It has six older rooms, and a recently completed additio... Full report  
5 stars
2 stars  
3/2013   Tom Diehl
1000+ Dives
 
TOROPICAL PARADISE N   CEBU · LILOAN   "GUARANTEED WHALESHARK ENCOUNTER IN CEBU"
GUARANTEED WHALESHARK ENCOUNTER IN CEBUROOMS FACING THE BEACH ARE ADEQUATE TO SYAY. VERY CLOSE TO THE BOAT TO DIVE. LILOAN IS ONE OF THE BEST SITE TO ENCOUNTER WHALE... Full report  
3 stars
4 stars  
3/2014   Toshihisa Tsunoda
500+ Dives
 
Atmosphere Resort - Dumagete/ Atmosphere N   Negroes Orientale   Atmosphere resort is beautiful, with lovely rooms and wonderfully friendly staff. The meals are spectacular. Having the Atmosphe... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
3/2012   Victor A Bary
250+ Dives
 
WORLDWIDE SAIL & DIVE Y   VISAYAS   I HAVE WRITTEN A LETTER TO THE PRESIDENT OF WORLDWIDE SAIL & DIVE (WWS&D) TO COMMENT ON SEVERAL PROBLEMS WITH THE PHILIPPINE SIREN... Full report  
4 stars
3 stars  
10/2011   Walt Brenner
1000+ Dives
 
Atmosphere Resort N   Negros   It was a bit windy in February. Critter diving was not affected, but 1/2 hour crossings to Apo were choppy. Seas are reputed to ... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
2/2013   William S Maki
1000+ Dives
 
Club Atlantis Full report N   Dumageutte   We spent 10 days diving at Club Atlantis, Dumageutte. It was a good trip with average diving (we are normally live aboard diver... Full report  
3 stars
4 stars  
6/2007   allan jones
1000+ Dives
 
the dive shop operated by the resort. N   [Cebu, Moalboal   "Good."
Good.We visited all the dive sites during our dive vacation there. All the sites are wall dives except for one site. These dive sites a... Full report  
3 stars
4 stars  
6/2014   Andrew Colin Thompson
100+ Dives
 
S/Y Philippine Siren Y   Anilao to Coron   The boat is very nice. Cabins are roomy, although there is very limited storage for bags or clothes. More hooks and shelves woul... Full report  
4 stars
3 stars  
11/2011   ann mcgrath
500+ Dives
 
Phillipine Siren N   Coron, Batangas   It's a haul to get there from the US! Cathay Pacific has a new route, though, from Chicago to Hong Kong, which made our trip from... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
11/2011   ann mcgrath
500+ Dives
 
ATLANTIS Full report N   PUERTO GALERA   THIS WAS AN EXCELLENT RESORT RUN ON AMERICAN STANDARDS. ROOMS WERE CLEAN AND COMFORTABLE.TO GET TO UPPER ROOMS NUMEROUS STAIRS.DIN... Full report  
4 stars
3 stars  
1/2009   BENJAMIN GLICK
1000+ Dives
 
EASY DIVING / THALATTA Full report N   DUMAGUETE   FLIGHT FROM MANILA ON PHILIPPINE AIRLINES WAS ON TIME WITH AN EXCELLENT PLANE AND NO CHARGES FOR MY BAGS OR CARRY ONS.TRANSFERS TO... Full report  
4 stars
3 stars  
1/2009   BENJAMIN GLICK
1000+ Dives
 
Seaquest Dive Center/ Oasis Full report N   Bohol, Panglao   Summary -- Traveling in a group of four, we agreed that our dive vacation to the Oasis Resort / Seaquest Dive Center exceeded al... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
2/2010   Bernie Lutz
250+ Dives
 
Atlantis Dive Resort Full report N   Puerto Galera   This was my third trip to Atlantis Dive Resort. I really love this place. The staff is wonderful, and the diving is very good. ... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
3/2006   Bill Knoblauch
250+ Dives
 
Atlantis Dive Resort Full report N   Puerto Galera   This was my second trip to Atlantis. I was there two months earlier, and just had to go back because I enjoyed my first trip ther... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
11/2004   Bill Knoblauch
250+ Dives
 
Atlantis Dive Resort Full report N   Puerto Galera   I thoroughly enjoyed my stay at Atlantis. I can't find anything bad to report about the resort, food, or dive operation. The peo... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
9/2004   Bill Knoblauch
250+ Dives
 
Scuba Tech Philippines/ Portulano N   Anilao Batangas   Enjoyed 20 dives at Portulano under the auspices of Andy Davis - a dive consultant with Scuba Tech Philippines. I chose Andy to co... Full report  
3 stars
4 stars  
11/2011   Bob Penhearow
100+ Dives
 
Exotic Divers/ Malapascua Exotic Island Resort Full report N   Malapascua   Exotic Divers and resort is a 5-Star operation. The staff are friendly, helpful and efficient. The dive centre 'top notch,' The fo... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
10/2010   Bob Penhearow
<100 Dives
 
Action Divers/ Deep Blue Sea Inn Full report N   Puert Galera   As previously reported in Undercurrent, I am amazed why more Americans don't go to the Philippines. An exceptional value given th... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
10/2006   Bob Sivak
100+ Dives
 
Action Divers/ Deep Blue Sea Inn Full report N   Puerto Galera   [None]... Full report  
3 stars
3 stars  
10/2006   Bob Sivak
100+ Dives
 
Marco Vincent Dive Resort N   Mindoro Island   "An Oasis in the Phulippines"
An Oasis in the PhulippinesAn Oasis in the Philippines – Marco Vincent Dive Resort Story and Photos by Bonnie McKenna When I entered the lobby of the Marco... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
5/2014   Bonnie McKenna
1000+ Dives
 
Liquid/ Amontillado N   Dumaguete   First, let me make clear the dive operator Liquid and my accommodations at Amontillado Dive Resort were A-1. My concern is with th... Full report  
2 stars
3 stars  
6/2013   Bonnie McKenna
1000+ Dives
 
Turtle Bay Resort Full report N   Moaboal, Cebu   The good: the diving and the food! Dive sites were 90% walls, with very healthy corals in most places. Tons of marine life, wit... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
5/2009   Carl Scott
250+ Dives
 
Easy Diving/ Thalatta Full report N   Negros Oriental (Dumaguete)   Thallata is quiet, new, and very nice. Only 10 guest rooms, soon to be 12, which will be it. Restaurant has a moderate-sized men... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
5/2008   Carl Scott
250+ Dives
 
Atlantis Full report N   Puerto Galera   The water was cold! Yes, average temps in January range from 73-77F, and that was the range during my visit. Many divers were sh... Full report  
3 stars
3 stars  
1/2005   Carl Scott
100+ Dives
 
Munting Buhaning beach camp Full report N   Nasugbu   Nasugbu is about a 4 hour bus ride from Manila. I stayed in a beach camp with several hotel style rooms, tree houses, and nipa hu... Full report  
2 stars
3 stars  
3/2009   Chris Stack
<100 Dives
 
Atlantis Puerto Galera Full report N   [N/A]   Fantastic Divemasters, and staff both at the dive operation and the resort. By the end of the first day, everyone knew our names a... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
4/2008   Colin Zylka
1000+ Dives
 
Sea Explorers/ Oasis Resort N   Panglao, Alona Beach   Cyclone hit China and winds stirred up pretty significantly. Boats could not go to the signature site of Baliscag Island. We dov... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
7/2012   Craig W. Norris
<100 Dives
 
Liquid Dumaguete N   Dauin   The coast of Dauin or south of Dumaguete was severely damaged by the storm and surge that hit the area in Dec. 2011. Several reso... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
7/2012   Craig W. Norris
<100 Dives
 
Neptune Divers/ Maya's Native Retreat N   moalboal   I knew it was risky to travel in the rainy season. But my first stop was not bad. Pescador Island is a good dive. The corals an... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
7/2012   Craig W. Norris
<100 Dives
 
Atlantis Dive Resorts/ Atlantis Dumaguete N   Negros/Oriental Island   Outstanding muck diving with a break to Apo Island for wall diving and some bigger reef critters. Quality and quantity of food mat... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
9/2014   D.Demming
1000+ Dives
 
Atlantis Dive Resorts N   [Puerto Galera and Dumaguete   Atlantis runs a first class shore-based operation with excellent food but slightly lower quality than the near 5 star fare of a ye... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
6/2013   D.Demming
1000+ Dives
 
Atlantis Dive Resorts/ Puerto Galera N   [N/A]   Atlantis provides one of the best mixtures of value, great macro diving, food and dive operation. The enthusiasm of their entire s... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
2/2012   D.Demming
1000+ Dives
 
Atlantis Dive Resorts Full report N   Dumagette   Superb muck diving. Saw creatures that I have never seen before like a hairy octopus and flamboyant cuttlefish. Dearth of large fi... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
12/2010   D.Demming
1000+ Dives
 
Atlantis Dive Resorts Full report N   [Pueto Galara   Biodiversity excellent with an emphasis on macro photography.Very efficient operation set up to complement a diver's schedule. In ... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
12/2010   D.Demming
1000+ Dives
 
Atlantis Dive Resorts N   Dauin, Dumaguete   The typhoons of 2011 ans 2012 have significantly impacted the local reefs. My guess is that it will take many years to recover. Th... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
2/2013   Dan Clements
1000+ Dives
 
Crystal Blue Resort N   Anilao, Batangas   We are planning on returning to Crystal Blue. There is a maximum of four divers per guide, and the photo subjects and corals are o... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
3/2013   Dan Clements
1000+ Dives
 
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