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Dive Review of Scubatony in
Cozumel and the Mexican Yucatan

Scubatony: "Best in Cozumel", Nov, 2019,

by James Mayfield, NM, US ( 1 report). Report 11259.

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

Accommodations 5 stars Food 4 stars
Service and Attitude 5 stars Environmental Sensitivity 5 stars
Dive Operation 5 stars Shore Diving 4 stars
Snorkeling 4 stars
Value for $$ 5 stars
Beginners 4 stars
Advanced 5 stars
Comments Tony has been around for a long time now and has attracted a great staff. The captains and crew are born and raised in the business and are spot on every dive and pick-up, even with split groups. Groups are six to ten, in fast, comfortable, well appointed boats.

You can pick your dive and will not be herded back toward port until you are ready. You generally can dive to your full capability at recreational depths and moderately extended bottom times. Surface intervals are a group decision. Plenty of snacks on board. Food at the beach club or a private snorkel spot.

Photo divers are suported like pros. Beginners feel like experts when they have been diving with Tony for a few days. There is always a collegial atmosphere, all for one and one for all which makes it all more fun.

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Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience Over 1000 dives
Where else diving US left and right coasts, Med, Caribbean, Micronesia
Closest Airport Getting There

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny Seas calm
Water Temp 85-86°F / 29-30°C Wetsuit Thickness 5
Water Visibility 70-110 Ft/ 21-34 M

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions Well run dive operation that supervises for safety sake not just for control.
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks 1 or 2 Mantas 1 or 2
Dolphins 1 or 2 Whale Sharks None
Turtles > 2 Whales None
Corals 4 stars Tropical Fish 4 stars
Small Critters 4 stars Large Fish 2 stars
Large Pelagics 1 stars

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

Subject Matter 4 stars Boat Facilities 4 stars
Overall rating for UWP's 4 stars Shore Facilities 3 stars
UW Photo Comments There are a couple of "thing finders" on the staff who can help you fill the holes in your collection. Sharks, rays, spotted eagle rays, beautiful Czm toad fish, some very cool small stuff, ie caves of silversides. Whale sharks and cenotes are great day trips.
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