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Dive Review of Living Underwater/Hotel Cozumel in
Cozumel and the Mexican Yucatan/Cozumel

Living Underwater/Hotel Cozumel: "Healthy Reefs", Oct, 2015,

by Bradley William Bowen, UT, US (Reviewer Reviewer 6 reports with 4 Helpful votes). Report 8513 has 1 Helpful vote.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 501-1000 dives
Where else diving Fiji, Maldives, Indonesia, Cozumel, Mexico Cenotes, Playa del Carmen, Galapagos, Hawaii, California, Florida, Socorro Islands, Palau, Turks & Caicos, Grand Cayman, Little Cayman, Philippines, etc.
Closest Airport Cozumel Getting There

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny, windy, rainy, cloudy, dry Seas calm, surge
Water Temp 82 to 84 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 1
Water Visibility 100 to 250 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions We had some beginners in our group that were diving air. Jeremy told the four experienced divers that were all diving EAN 32 with computers that he was fine with us each diving our own profile.
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks Lots Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles > 2 Whales None
Corals 5 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 3 stars
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
UW Photo Comments Jeremy has a rinse tank at the back of the boat with separate compartments for each camera set up, which has a fitted lid. In a pinch, you could work on your c ... 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 3 stars
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Comments We first dove in Cozumel 20 years ago this coming Thanksgiving. The reefs today look better than they did 20 years ago and have recovered extremely well after the damage suffered by Hurricane Wilma. We couldn't believe how healthy the hard and soft corals are, and sea whips 10 feet or longer have had time to get big again. The Mexican locals have done a STUPENDOUS job of protecting ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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