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Dive Review of Aqua Adventures/Casa de Los Suenos in
Cozumel and the Mexican Yucatan/Isla Mujeres

Aqua Adventures/Casa de Los Suenos, Jun, 2014,

by Howard Kaiser, MO, US (Sr. Reviewer Sr. Reviewer 9 reports with 3 Helpful votes). Report 7653.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 501-1000 dives
Where else diving FL, NC, Baja, Bahamas, BVI, Belize, Honduras, Grand Cayman, Cozumel
Closest Airport Getting There

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny, dry Seas calm
Water Temp 79 to 80 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 1
Water Visibility 40 to 50 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile no
Enforced diving restrictions for diving, come up with group; snorkeling - two from boat in water at one time.
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? no

What I Saw

Sharks None Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles None Whales None
Corals 1 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 1 stars
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
UW Photo Comments No camera buckets, camera table. ... 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 3 stars
Value for $$ For Subscribers Only
Beginners 2 stars
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Comments The Good: we stayed at Casa de Los Suenos ( House of Dreams) for our 20th anniversary. Suenos is a small and very beautiful boutique hotel on the southern end of the island away from Playa Norte and the restaurants etc. We were extremely pleased with the folks there, especially the manager, Jade, Patti Pinkerton, Jennifer , Gaston and Julien as well as Teo. Teo was our waiter for our special meal set up on the pier for sunset. Excellent food and staff and we will must certainly return next year for the whale shark season ( June-August); Jade also saved a potentially disastrous last day of vacation; I had added an extra day onto the trip nine months earlier when I was doing the planning , only to forget to tell Suenos until just a few weeks before our trip. Suenos was fully booked for a wedding and we had no hotel room. Jade was able to arrange our transfer over to Villa Rolandi, a very high end hotel with a great restaurant although a bit Cayman-like and extremely pricey. We liked Suenos better because the staff was so engaging and the hotel was smaller and more intimate. To each his own. We stayed in Sol which had beautiful ocean views. We make it a policy to eat at local places and we enjoyed chicken mole at Los Lomitas, decent fish at Velacruz on Playa Norte, and coffee at any of the dozen or so small shops downtown, where we toured each afternoon in our golf cart- 40 dollars per day and picked up and dropped off right ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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