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Dive Review of Utopia Village in
Honduras/Utila

Utopia Village: "Utopia Village Dive Resort", Apr, 2017,

by Stephen Dorsky, AL, US ( 2 reports). Report 9560.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 251-500 dives
Where else diving Grand and Little Cayman; Lighthouse Reef Belize; Turneffe, San Salvadore Island, Bahamas; Florida Keys; Saba and St. Kitts; Roatan, Guanaja, Cayos Cochinos, Bali, Wakatobi, plus
Closest Airport Roatan Getting There We flew Atlanta, Miami, Roatan, Utila all by air. From Utila airport we rode 15 minutes by covered, 4 person go cart to the dock, and a fifteen minute boat ride to the resort.

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny, windy Seas calm, choppy, no currents
Water Temp 81 to 82 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility 50 to 75 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions None. We never approached 100''. Paul and Chris (our dive master) were primarily concerned for everyone's saftey, finding great sea life to see, and trying to get us to the next big encounter.
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks None Mantas None
Dolphins Schools Whale Sharks > 2
Turtles 1 or 2 Whales None
Corals 5 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 3 stars
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
UW Photo Comments [None]the rinse bucket on the boat was a large cooler. IF I h ... 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 5 stars
Service and Attitude For Subscribers Only Environmental Sensitivity For Subscribers Only
Dive Operation For Subscribers Only Shore Diving For Subscribers Only
Snorkeling N/A
Value for $$ For Subscribers Only
Beginners 5 stars
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Comments This was one of our all time favorite dive trips. It was excellent above and below the water. Paul and Crisna were excellent hosts who constantly strove to make this the best trip for us. Staff was incredible, helpful, and always friendly with a genuine smile. The diving was excellent. Very ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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