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Dive Review of ningaloo reef dive center/Pot Shot Hotel Resort in

ningaloo reef dive center/Pot Shot Hotel Resort, Apr, 2014,

by John E. Keith, UT, US (Sr. Contributor Sr. Contributor 23 reports with 5 Helpful votes). Report 7591.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 251-500 dives
Where else diving Red Sea, Mexico (Cortez and Caribbean), Honduras, Other Caribbean, Florida, California, Hawaii
Closest Airport Getting There

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny Seas no currents
Water Temp 81 to 81 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility 15 to 25 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions Ascend at 750 psi. Group ascends together
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks Lots Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles 1 or 2 Whales None
Corals 3 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 N/A
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
UW Photo Comments No camera facilities on bus ... 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 3 stars
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Comments Please see my review on the Exmouth Diving Center for our review of the Pot Shot Resort and our dive travel agent (Dive Adventures). One thing to add to it - wifi was pretty poor everywhere at the resort. Had to sign in to the Exmouth Diver Center's wifi when ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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By wunderhornin , at Aug 31, 2014 10:38 EST  
Hi John, I have a question for you ~ do you think it is worth staying an extra day or two to do the local dives? My husband and I are planning to go in January. We are booked on a Mike Ball Charter. Thanks~ Ellen Smith
By report author: John E. Keith in UT, US at Aug 31, 2014 11:17 EST  
Hi, Marie, I'm not sure I can answer your question. We did not do the local dives out of Cairns. Some of the divers and crew on Ball's boat had and thought the diving was OK, but quite crowded - many day boats from Cairns. After having no other divers around Ball's boat for three days, I think it might have been a little disappointing. We did a lot of traveling - the Outback and then to Western Australia where Exmouth is and about which this report was written. If I can be of help, I'd be glad to. My direct email is
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