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Dive Review of Scuba Club Cozumel in
Cozumel and the Mexican Yucatan

Scuba Club Cozumel: "An all around Great dive destination", May, 2018,

by Jeanne Reeder, MO, US (Contributor Contributor 16 reports with 19 Helpful votes). Report 10394 has 1 Helpful vote.

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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 2 stars
Value for $$ For Subscribers Only
Beginners 3 stars
Advanced For Subscribers Only
Comments Cozumel June 2018

Once again I headed to Cozumel to dive the beautiful clear water and incredible topography. It was my 30th trip, and I was eager. The flight is short from St. Louis, with a stop in Houston, only a little over 5 hours total, and the price is reasonable. Most of my trips are much further afield to world awe inspiring locales where unusual fish and critters abound. But the usual 30+ hours to get there is draining of my enthusiasmÖat least until I have a long sleep and dive in. But Cozumel is reasonable and offers so much.

No matter how many times I have seen the towering very dramatic coral formations of Palancar, each time is as the first of being awed, and this time was no different. No current at Palancar Bricks allowed a leisurely paced gazing at the formations, turtles, and large parrot fish. I took as many swim-thruís and swim-arounds as I could find Ė thatís another reason this is one of my favorite dive sites in Cozumel. The next dive was Punta Tunich where currents encouraged flying over the reef. The highlight here was a Spotted Eagle Ray, although there was a lot of tropical fish, too. Among all the great diving in Cozumel, I always think it is a special treat when we go south to Devilís Throat. Our group was divided in half, adv ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
Websites Scuba Club Cozumel   

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience Over 1000 dives
Where else diving Andamans, Sudan, Japan, Papua New Guinea, Alor Indonesia, Philippines, Palau, Fiji, Solomon Islands, Raja Ampat, Turkey, Saba, St. Kitts, BVI, Bonaire, Cayman Brac, Cozumel, Turks and Caicos, Statia, Nevis
Closest Airport Cozumel Getting There United Airlines: St Louis - Houston - Cozumel. Smooth, easy!

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny, windy Seas calm, choppy, no currents
Water Temp 80-82°F / 27-28°C Wetsuit Thickness 3
Water Visibility 70-150 Ft/ 21-46 M

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions Keep an eye out for your buddy, carry a safety sausage, don't kick up sand in swim-thru's
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks 1 or 2 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 N/A
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
UW Photo Comments I only dive with my Paralenz, so no photography accommodations needed. ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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By Gregory S Brucein WA, US at Aug 15, 2018 12:41 EST  
Thanks for the detailed report. I appreciate you taking the time to share.
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