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Dive Review of Enrique's Unique Dives in
Cozumel and the Mexican Yucatan/Isla Mujeres

Enrique's Unique Dives, Mar, 2013,

by Ken New, SD, US (Contributor Contributor 17 reports with 8 Helpful votes). Report 6906 has 1 Helpful vote.

No photos available at this time

Ratings and Overall Comments 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Accommodations N/A Food N/A
Service and Attitude N/A Environmental Sensitivity 5 stars
Dive Operation 4 stars Shore Diving N/A
Snorkeling N/A
Value for $$ 4 stars
Beginners 3 stars
Advanced 4 stars
Comments We were really unlucky with our weather, only got to dive two days out of a planned five. Based on our four dives, there is enough here to want to return. We dove an interesting wreck and several nice reefs. Saw Eagle Rays (5-6) on both dives one day; huge turtles on both days.

We will definitely dive with Enrique again when we return. He's careful and extremely knowledgeable, and went out of his way for us: met us at the ferry to take our gear so we wouldn't have to cart it to the hotel and then to the pier; remembered sites I'd said we were interested in and took us there both days; took good care of our gear during the week; and drove us back to the hotel when we came to pick up the gear at the end. Plus he is a lot of fun! We felt a lot more like friends than clients.

The boat is small, does have a sun canopy. He can take six divers but prefers no more than four; we had one other diver with us each day. Both have been returning to dive with him for years.
Websites Enrique's Unique Dives   

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 251-500 dives
Where else diving Most of the Caribbean islands; Maui; Galapagos; California; Caribbean and Western Mexico
Closest Airport Getting There

Dive Conditions

Weather windy, cloudy Seas choppy, surge
Water Temp 72-77°F / 22-25°C Wetsuit Thickness 3
Water Visibility 30-60 Ft/ 9-18 M

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions Enrique watched us carefully during the first dive; once he saw we knew what we were doing, he allowed us to make our own choices.
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? no

What I Saw

Sharks None Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles > 2 Whales None
Corals 3 stars Tropical Fish 3 stars
Small Critters 2 stars Large Fish 3 stars
Large Pelagics N/A

Underwater Photography 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Subject Matter 3 stars Boat Facilities 3 stars
Overall rating for UWP's 3 stars Shore Facilities N/A
UW Photo Comments Enrique's boat is small, with no camera facilities. But he had a dedicated rinse bucket ready for me on day one.
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