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Dive Review of Pro Dive Mexico/Occidental Grand Cozumel in
Cozumel and the Mexican Yucatan

Pro Dive Mexico/Occidental Grand Cozumel: "Nice swim throughs!", Nov, 2016,

by Raymond Haddad, QC, CA (Sr. Reviewer Sr. Reviewer 7 reports with 5 Helpful votes). Report 9336.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 251-500 dives
Where else diving Bahamas, Belize, Honduras, Australia, Palau, Fiji, Indonesia, Turks & Caicos, Maldives, Philippines
Closest Airport Cozumel Getting There I got a direct flight from Montreal

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny, dry Seas currents
Water Temp 78 to 81 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 3
Water Visibility 75 to 100 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions 50 to 60 minutes, follow the guide, max 100 feet
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks 1 or 2 Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles > 2 Whales None
Corals 3 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 Very small rinse tanks for cameras on boat. No dedicated dry area to change b ... 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 1 stars
Service and Attitude For Subscribers Only Environmental Sensitivity For Subscribers Only
Dive Operation For Subscribers Only Shore Diving For Subscribers Only
Snorkeling N/A
Value for $$ For Subscribers Only
Beginners 3 stars
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Comments The resort Occidental Grand Cozumel is nice. They are currently undergoing major renovations. We got lucky we got a newly renovated room. The only complaint, which is an important one, is the food! The last three nights we went into town to eat, even though it is all inclusive resort, we just could not eat there anymore.
The dive shop (Pro Dive Mexico) is located on site. Nitrox is free, all dives are with a guide (we had a max of 6 divers during our stay), bottom ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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