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Dive Review of Atlantis Dive Resorts in
Philippines/Negros

Atlantis Dive Resorts: "Atlantis Dumaguete", Nov, 2015,

by Jeff Robertson, CA, US (Sr. Reviewer Sr. Reviewer 11 reports). Report 8765.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 501-1000 dives
Where else diving Carib, Bahamas, Pacific
Closest Airport Dumaguete Getting There A one hour domestic flight from Manila.

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny, dry Seas calm, choppy
Water Temp 80 to 82 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 3
Water Visibility 20 to 80 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions Stay in sight of the group, respect the environment, keep good buoyancy.
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks None Mantas None
Dolphins Schools Whale Sharks > 2
Turtles > 2 Whales None
Corals N/A 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 N/A
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
UW Photo Comments Dedicated fresh water rinse tank on shore for cameras only and a large dry room for photographers with plenty of 110 & 220 outlets, air hoses, towels, storage cubes and work space. ... 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 5 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 Please refer to my trip report for Atlantis Puerto Galera for general comments about the Atlantis resorts operations. I visited both the Puerto Galera and the Dumaguete resorts in November 2015. This report specifically relates to my experience at Atlantis Dumaguete.

Atlantis Dumaguete Resort is about a 30 minute van ride from the airport. It is nicely situated on the beach on the East side of the Negros Island in the Philippines. Resort staff met us at the airport in an air conditioned van and the company Jeepney to take us to the resort. Upon arrival, I was immediately impressed by two things; the uniformed guard at the gate and the tropical setting and lush landscaping of the resort itself. A very So ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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