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Dressel Divers/ Iberostar Full report N   [N/A]   I have stayed at the Iberostar twice now and both times Dressel divers were excellent with their diving accomidations, service, an... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
8/2003   David W Moore
100+ Dives
 
XTC Dive Center/ Stayed at Tierra Maya Hotel Full report N   Yucatan Peninsula, Xclak   I did this trip with a friend who was completing his the open water portion of his certification. Eric at XTC was very accomodati... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
1/2004   Bob Wojcik
<100 Dives
 
Maya Ha/ Maya Ha Resort Full report N   Costa Maya   This place is nearly out of business. Full text of our experience is in a separate email. ... Full report  
1 stars
1 stars  
12/2003   Doug Ingersoll
100+ Dives
 
Dive With Msrtin/ Vista Del Mar Full report N   [N/A]   I ended up doing 16 dives on my trip to Cozumel. I could have done 20 but decided to relax on the last day. There were NO days or ... Full report  
5 stars
2 stars  
1/2004   Brian Patrick
500+ Dives
 
ScubaDu/ presidente intercontinental Full report N   [N/A]   Grade A vacation spot especially if your spouse doesn't dive. Our room was terrific, the service at the hotel and at the dive oper... Full report  
5 stars
2 stars  
3/2004   ken katz
1000+ Dives
 
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Blue Bubbles/ La Bahia Full report N   [N/A]   Christmas in Cozumel is a great time. The only drawback is the LARGE number of cruise ships!! Eleven at once on Christmas Eve. . . ... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
12/2003   Lee Schnell
250+ Dives
 
Wet Set Dive Adventures/ Iberostar Paraiso Beach Resort Full report N   Puerto Morelos   Accommodations - Stayed at the Iberostar Paraiso Beach south of Puerto Morelos. It is a large (maybe too large) all- inclusive. T... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
9/2003   Malcolm Carter
<100 Dives
 
Dive Mike Full report N   Playa Del Carmen   I had been warned that Playa Del Carmen, which is a charming mainland town directly opposite the leeward side of Cozumel, was comp... Full report  
4 stars
3 stars  
12/2003   Steven Goldstein
100+ Dives
 
Liquid Blue Divers/ Coral Princess Full report N   [N/A]   Liquid Blue Divers is FANTASTIC! They are a small, personalized outfit that goes the extra mile to make sure that your wishes and... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
12/2003   Gail Blundell
250+ Dives
 
Akumal Dive Center/ Lol Ka'naab Condos Full report N   Akumal   Akumal is a great, laid back area of the Riviera Maya, arguably the best dive on the Northern Yucatan. It is out of the hustle an... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
11/2003   M. Harter
<100 Dives
 
Aldora Divers/ Hotel Briasas Full report N   Cozumel[N/A]   On my 5th dive trip to Cozumel, I dove with Aldora divers and was very impressed with their operation. If you're looking for ex... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
11/2003   Bill Ferris
500+ Dives
 
Xcaret/ Occidental Grand Flemenco Xcaret Full report N   Mayan Riviera   The diving is average. The coral reef structure is no where near as developed as it is in Cozumel. The currents are extremely stro... Full report  
3 stars
1 stars  
11/2003   KIM S. DEVOE
100+ Dives
 
Aldora/ Brisas Full report N   [N/A]   Another hearty recommendation for Aldora Divers. From pre- trip emails to end- of- trip settling up, a first class operation. As ment... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
10/2003   Peter J
250+ Dives
 
Aldora Divers/ El Cozumeleno Full report N   Cozumel   Aldora is a great operation for experienced divers that want to dive the deeper and more challenging sites and indeed they lived u... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
10/2003   Brett Mook
250+ Dives
 
Aldora/ Las Brisas Full report N   [N/A]   August 9- 11, 2003 I chose to dive with Aldora this time largely due to the reviews they received in Undercurrents and in Rodale... Full report  
4 stars
3 stars  
8/2003   Mark McAlpin
250+ Dives
 
Dive Paradise/ Coral Sands Full report N   [N/A]   Apple's operation is first class. My wife and I (advanced) and son (PADI open water) really enjoyed the dives and the crew. We l... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
12/2002   John Keith
100+ Dives
 
Dive Paradise/ Brisas Cozumel Full report N   [N/A]   Brisas is the former Costa Club which was the former Fiesta Inn. Accomodations are clean and the hotel is well run overall. Brea... Full report  
4 stars
2 stars  
8/2003   Al Krenz
250+ Dives
 
Deep Blue/ Las Brisas Full report N   [N/A]   Deep Blue was one of the best operations we have been with on any trip. We had researched them in the Chapbook and found the revie... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
8/2003   Richard Zuckerman
100+ Dives
 
Aldora Divers/ [N/A] Full report N   [N/A]   After multiple trips to Cozumel, we decided to try Aldora Divers. They are better than most dive operators on Cozumel but, it dep... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
6/2003   Roger Zander
250+ Dives
 
Aldora Divers/ Beach House Rental South of Town Full report N   [N/A]   Aldora Divers runs a very nice operation. The boat picked us up at a hotel pier near our beach house between 7: 30 and 8: 00 am eac... Full report  
3 stars
3 stars  
7/2003   Roger, Donna & Kate Soape
250+ Dives
 
Living Underwater/ La Ceida Full report N   Cozumel   COZUMEL Ė LIVING UNDERWATER Prior to this, my first trip to Cozumel, I read through the various years of Chapbook reports and n... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
9/2003   Ross Ruddick
250+ Dives
 
Dive Palancar/ Occidental Grand Full report N   Cozumel   Occidental Grand is a very nice new 5 star hotel. Everything is new and pristine. Staff was very courteous and helful, and wore ... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
11/2002   Charles Tache
100+ Dives
 
Dive Paradise/ Hotel Brisas Full report N   Cozumel   Hotel Brisas is a good 3 star hotel. Beds were firm but to my liking. The airconditioning kept the room cool, but not totally de... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
7/2003   Charles Tache
100+ Dives
 
Liquid Blue Divers Full report N   [N/A]   Liquid Blue Divers was started by Roberto and Michelle at the end of 2002 and has already established a reputation for quality ser... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
8/2004   Randy Henson
100+ Dives
 
Dive Cozumel/ Hotel-Casa Mexicana Full report N   [N/A]   Cozumel is great when you figure it out. You can get a great hotel (Casa Mexicana)- hard bed, clean, cold, internet connection wi... Full report  
5 stars
2 stars  
9/2003   william velmer
100+ Dives
 
Dive Paradise/ Plaza Las Glorias Full report N   [N/A]   Dive guides were friendly and knowledgable. The fastboat option was worth the extra money. These boats were good condition and got... Full report  
3 stars
2 stars  
6/2003   Charles Seder
<100 Dives
 
Dive Plannacar/ Allegro Full report N   Cozumel   Dive Planacar a great dive operation. Even though we took our own equipment the rental equipment at Dive Planacar was top notch, ... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
9/2003   Jim Cox
<100 Dives
 
Akumal Dive Center/ Oasis Akumal Full report N   Akumal   Oasis Akumal is a nice, quiet, small property with a nice beach and decent snorkling. The food is good and the staff is friendly ... Full report  
3 stars
4 stars  
4/2003   Richard Powers
100+ Dives
 
Akumal Dive Center/ Oasis Akumal Full report N   Akumal   Oasis Akumal is a nice, quiet, small property with a nice beach and decent snorkling. The food is good and the staff is friendly ... Full report  
3 stars
4 stars  
4/2003   Richard Powers
100+ Dives
 
Scuba with Alison/ Iberostar Full report N   Cozumel   The Iberostar is a nice property with good food and service. The rooms are four to a building in single story units and eight to ... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
8/2003   Richard Powers
100+ Dives
 
Deep Blue Full report N   [N/A]   Deep Blue was nothing short of excellent. They went above and beyond in the area of customer service as illustrated by the day whe... Full report  
5 stars
2 stars  
8/2003   Kurt Reis
100+ Dives
 
Aquatic Sports(Deportes Aquaticos)/ Brisas Cozumel (NOT Brisas condos) Full report N   [N/A]   Sergio Sandoval, Sr. has been diving Cozumel for 30+ yrs. without an accident. His is a family operation and he does not adv... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
8/2003   Mark R. Chino
100+ Dives
 
Blue Angel/ Villas Las Anclas Full report N   Cozumel   The spongees, coral, algae, and small invertebrates were great. There seemed to be more critters than when I had been there befor... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
7/2003   Sidne Tiemann
100+ Dives
 
Living Underwater Full report N   [N/A]   Lori Brown, Chris Green, & Justin Brown Green We dove with Living Underwater while in Cozumel in April during Easter Week. Ou... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
4/2003   Lori Brown
<100 Dives
 
Scuba Du/ Presidente Full report N   [N/A]   Scuba Du ran pleasant, efficient dive service. Don't do special dives (Punta Sur, Maracaibo Wall, wreck) regularly, even if you as... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
7/2003   Jeff and Colin Daniels
<100 Dives
 
Scuba Club Cozumel Full report N   [N/A]   We were pleasantly surprised at the diving with only "gentle" currents present. We expected "ripping" from what we'd previously r... Full report  
3 stars
4 stars  
5/2003   Lisa Jabusch
100+ Dives
 
Liquid Blue Divers/ Brisas Hotel Full report N   [N/A]   We (myself & 17 yr old son) did extensive research, like most divers for a new destination. We kept coming across the name of a D... Full report  
1 stars
2 stars  
6/2003   Bruce Mah
100+ Dives
 
Pepe Scuba/ Coral Princess Full report N   [N/A]   This was our second trip to Cozumel after 15 years and boy, has it changed! Lots more hotels, people, cruise ships, dive operatio... Full report  
4 stars
2 stars  
7/2003   Steven & Beth Schwartz
250+ Dives
 
Paradise Dive/ Las Brisas Hotel Full report N   [N/A]   Overall very good diving in warm clear water with some current dives but not overwhelming. Wide variety of beautiful fish (though... Full report  
4 stars
3 stars  
6/2003   Donald "Digger"
1000+ Dives
 
Blue Bubbles/ Hotel Bahia Full report N   [N/A]   Flew Funjet direct from San Antonio, TX to Cozumel. Excellent connections. Arrived in CZM at 10: 30 a. m. and was able to make a 2... Full report  
4 stars
3 stars  
5/2003   Lee Schnell
<100 Dives
 
Advanced Divers/ Presidente Intercontinental Full report N   [N/A]   Itís been nearly two years since we visited Cozumel. Many things have changed, but one thing hasnít: the great service and diving ... Full report  
3 stars
3 stars  
6/2003   Jack Gibson
500+ Dives
 
besty white/ Plaz las gloria] Full report N   [N/A]   [This was our 13 th trip to cozumel we dove with Betsy White which is a private operator. we had very good service. Hotel was good... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
5/2003   ronnie briery
<100 Dives
 
Scuba Du/ Presidente Inter-Continental Full report N   [N/A]   This was our first family dive vacation. We were initiated to diving on a Royal Caribbean Cruise last year and were "certified" (... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
3/2003   Curt Marshall
<100 Dives
 
Dive With Martin/ Summer Place Inn Full report N   Cozumel   First I would like to say that the Summer Place Inn was a wonderful place to stay. It is a bed and breakfast. There was an open ... Full report  
3 stars
2 stars  
4/2003   Jennifer
<100 Dives
 
Living Underwater/ Reef Club Full report N   [N/A]   Decided to dive with Living Underwater based on Undercurrent reader reports. We weren't disapointed. Weather delayed our anticip... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
4/2003   Bob Curtis
<100 Dives
 
Aldora/ Bahia Hotel Full report N   [N/A]   Aldora remains a top quality operator - - professional, safety conscious, knowledgable and always ready to accomodate their divers... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
3/2003   Bill Chambers
100+ Dives
 
Diving Adventures/ Villablanca Full report N   [N/A]   This was our seventh trip to cozumel. We have watched the island change because of tourism and crewships. Many of the eating est... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
3/2003   Ron Benjamin
500+ Dives
 
Dive with Martin/ Hotel Bahia Full report N   [N/A]   Unhappy about increased airfares, we wondered if we really should have booked this trip to Cozumel. The answer: a resounding ... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
2/2003   Rickie Sterne & Chrisanda Butt
100+ Dives
 
Sand Dollar Sports/ Reef Club Full report N   [N/A]   Traveled by US Airlines without incident and on time. The TSA staff is much quicker and nicer than the rent- a- cops who used to do ... Full report  
3 stars
5 stars  
2/2003   James Reilly and Fran Klass
500+ Dives
 
Cabalitos del Cribie Full report N   [N/A]   Good operation, chartered our own boat and captain and divemaster, went to the sites we wanted to go to. Good trip very friendly, ... Full report  
4 stars
2 stars  
2/2003   Terry Erhardt
500+ Dives
 
RZ Explorers/ Park Royal Full report N   [N/A]   Let me start with the dive operation, RZ Exporers operates out of Chankanaab park and on Palancar beach. Our first dive was at Cha... Full report  
3 stars
3 stars  
2/2003   Randall Robertson
<100 Dives
 
Living Underwater/ Plaza las Glorias Full report N   Cozumel   Living Underwater exceeded my most demanding expectations. I made a trip about 6 months ago with Aldora and while that was very g... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
2/2003   DUANE HILL
100+ Dives
 
Aldora Divers/ Meson San Miguel Hotel Full report N   [N/A]   Aldora is a good operation if you are a beginner. The dive masters are very professional and provide excellent briefings. This is ... Full report  
1 stars
5 stars  
2/2003   David P. Chappel
<100 Dives
 
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