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Dive Review of Maui Dreams Dive Co./Wailea Elua Village in
Hawaii/Maui

Maui Dreams Dive Co./Wailea Elua Village: "Maui 2017", Jan, 2017,

by Bernard Dubois, NH, US ( 2 reports). Report 9475.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 251-500 dives
Where else diving 8 different countries and three continents
Closest Airport Kahului Getting There Pianful from the US East Coast

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny, windy Seas surge, currents
Water Temp 72 to 75 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 4
Water Visibility 50 to 200 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile no
Enforced diving restrictions depth: 100'
500 psi on the boat upon return
Requirement for a dive computer (totally useless with the tank we use. I dive for 50 years!)
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? N/A

What I Saw

Sharks None Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles None Whales None
Corals 2 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 2 stars
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
UW Photo Comments Take a cheap camera and have fun. ... 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 3 stars
Service and Attitude For Subscribers Only Environmental Sensitivity For Subscribers Only
Dive Operation For Subscribers Only Shore Diving For Subscribers Only
Snorkeling 4 stars
Value for $$ For Subscribers Only
Beginners 4 stars
Advanced For Subscribers Only
Comments We went there for a month. I dive for 50 years even but my wife was certified last October.
The resort is very nice. We had the condo 208 with a great view and a little noisy.
Following the Undercurrent recommendation,we used Maui Dream Divers.
Great team, great people. Perfect for beginners. Kim is a very good instructor/gu ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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Subscriber's Comments

By Ms Lynda Durfee in VA, US at Feb 06, 2017 20:37 EST  
Recommend you go with Lahaina Divers next year. Two big boats; daily trips to Lanai, with a 3-tank trip on Thursdays to sites not often done on 2-tank trips. Also Molokini backwall on Wed. and Molokai on Tues & Fri. Five-day discount of 20% for the package. See my yearly reviews! By the way, virtual every dive outfit in Hawaii requires a computer (included in the dive price). You really need it for multiple dives and multiple days of diving; having plenty of air left doesn't necessarily mean you have plenty of no-deco time. Have seen idiots ignore their computer, then the DM has to do a 8 minute or longer deco stop back in the water.
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