Heads-up, divers! Sunset Divers ceased operations Saturday July 18, 2009; Sunset Waters probably closing, did not honor reservations in the last week.
One of my favorite dive operators, Sunset Divers, has closed due to lack of
payment from the resort over four months. An e-mail sent to a large list of people by Lynn Bean on Saturday July 18, 2009 confirmed their closing that same day. I have not yet heard if, where and when Sunset Divers will reopen.
An e-mail to Sunset Waters manager in the US (Frank Cihak) was returned with an auto-reply that he "no longer represents" the resort. The US reservations manager, Cory Acosts, replied:
"Sunset Waters has not been able to honor last wks reservations …….it
is just a matter of time before we may be closing our doors …….
Until everything is resolved , we will probably close …………Pls make other
I am also waiting for further information from our corporate offices……………"
and listed names, e-mails and phones for the managing partners and the
The websites for Sunset Divers and Sunset Waters have not, as of July 20,
2009, been updated to indicate any of the recent events. Divers beware!