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Dive Review of Taveuni Dive Resort in
Fiji and Tuvalu/Taveuni

Taveuni Dive Resort: "Rainbow Reef", Sep, 2019,

by Alexander Armintor, AL, US (Sr. Reviewer Sr. Reviewer 10 reports with 10 Helpful votes). Report 11107 has 2 Helpful votes.

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

Accommodations 5 stars Food 5 stars
Service and Attitude 5 stars Environmental Sensitivity 5 stars
Dive Operation 4 stars Shore Diving N/A
Snorkeling N/A
Value for $$ 4 stars
Beginners 5 stars
Advanced 5 stars
Comments Taveuni Dive Resort is first class. Very rural location off the grid, so no a/c, but we didn't need it in September. We got the meal plan, there's no alternative restaurant, but fortunately an excellent chef. Management answered emails promptly. Rainbow reef is a 15-20 minute ride. Saw reef sharks on about every dive and 1 leopard. The best dive spots here are as good as anything we've seen anywhere, just magical. We did 2 tanks in the am with a surface interval on another island, then lunch at the resort and an afternoon dive. We went on the waterfall hike one day, do it if you've got $120 to burn. Rained 1 day out of 7 and we stopped after the first dive that day because of surface visibility. Oh, there are rainbows over the rainbow reef.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 251-500 dives
Where else diving Southern US, Bahamas, T&C, Roatan, Cozumel, Costa Rica, Indonesia, Polynesia, Red Sea
Closest Airport Getting There Get to Fiji, then fly to Taveuni

Dive Conditions

Weather Seas
Water Temp 77-79°F / 25-26°C Wetsuit Thickness 3
Water Visibility 60-100 Ft/ 18-30 M

Dive Policy

Dive own profile ?
Enforced diving restrictions [Unspecified]
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 5 stars
Small Critters 3 stars Large Fish 3 stars
Large Pelagics N/A

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

Subject Matter N/A Boat Facilities N/A
Overall rating for UWP's N/A Shore Facilities N/A
UW Photo Comments [None]
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