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Dive Review of Dressel Divers/Iberostar in
Cozumel and the Mexican Yucatan/Cozumel

Dressel Divers/Iberostar, Jun, 2013,

by Cynthia Cook Boling , TX, US (Sr. Reviewer Sr. Reviewer 8 reports with 3 Helpful votes). Report 7056.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 251-500 dives
Where else diving Turks Caicos; Cayman; Belize, Roatan/Utila, Bonaire, Costa Rica
Closest Airport Getting There

Dive Conditions

Weather cloudy, dry Seas calm, no currents
Water Temp 78 to 82 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 1
Water Visibility 75 to 120 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile no
Enforced diving restrictions Not particularly restrictive except for ascent time so that most surfaced together based on air consumption. The current does not provide for diving an individual profile but we certainly were not restricted.
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks Lots Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles > 2 Whales None
Corals 4 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 Surprisingly there was no clean water bucket on the boat for cameras. In ... 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 3 stars
Value for $$ For Subscribers Only
Beginners 3 stars
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Comments Bottom line - it was all great. We usually go to Cozumel in September and this is the first trip in years that we went early in the year - it was a great decision. The weather was perfect with a cool breeze and less humid. And - the days last longer! We have stayed at the Iberostar for the past 6 visits because we have no interest in going to town and the reef, most particularly Santa Rosa Wall, is right out front. Note that I indi ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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