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Dive Review of Bora Diving Center/Four Seasons in
French Polynesia/Bora Bora

Bora Diving Center/Four Seasons, May, 2014,

by Bob Brown, NY, US (Reviewer Reviewer 3 reports). Report 7624.

No photos available at this time

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

Accommodations N/A Food N/A
Service and Attitude 5 stars Environmental Sensitivity 4 stars
Dive Operation 5 stars Shore Diving N/A
Snorkeling N/A
Value for $$ 5 stars
Beginners 4 stars
Advanced 4 stars
Comments Very nice operation, our hotel (the Four Season's) is out on the reef.
Each dive day, the dive boat had to leave the dive shop on the island to pick-up. I many cases, then return to the dive shop for more pick-up of divers, and of course return to the hotel after the dives - and there is a great deal of travel to and from, which is the reason that the cost of the dives are high. But, if you like the big stuff - Manta's; sharks; Eagle and Sting Rays - it's well worth the cost!
Deny and JP are very good with divers of all level's and work to make each dive fun. Highly recommend Bora Diving Center.
Websites Bora Diving Center   

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 251-500 dives
Where else diving Bermuda; Salt Cay, TCI; Curacao; Anguilla, BWI; Turks & Caicos; Belize; Cozumel; Grand Cayman; Jost Van Dyke, BVI; New York State and PA.
Closest Airport Getting There

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny Seas calm, choppy, surge, currents
Water Temp 82-85°F / 28-29°C Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility 40-95 Ft/ 12-29 M

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions I made 8 dives with Bora Diving Center and enjoyed each one. The viz was very good, with the exception of one dive within the lagoon. On one dive outside the reef, the current changed direction and we had a tough return to the boat. The operation was GREAT! Saw Manta Rays,Eagle Rays, sharks,etc
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? N/A

What I Saw

Sharks Lots Mantas Squadrons
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles None Whales None
Corals 3 stars Tropical Fish 4 stars
Small Critters 2 stars Large Fish 5 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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