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Wakatobi Dive Resort Full report N   SE Sulawesi   The entire operation is set up extremely well. Accommodations were basic, but neat and clean, very well maintained. Staff was very... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
6/2006   Bonnie Bonome
100+ Dives
 
Wakatobi Full report N   Sulawesi   Wakatobi is a beautiful resort catering to up to 50 divers on 4 large, purpose- built boats where everything runs like a Swiss watc... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
6/2006   James Jenkins
1000+ Dives
 
Ecco Divers/ Tasik Ria Resort Full report N   N. Sulawesi (Manado)   I don't think we Americans understand how cool this place is, because they would be flocking to it. The Tasik Ria Resort is very n... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
6/2006   Richard & Toni Haines
100+ Dives
 
Wakatobi Resort Full report N   Sulawesi, Wakatobi Resort   Wakatobi Resort is a world class remote diving location with virtually all of the amenities you'll want for a first class diving v... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
6/2006   Vann Johnson
250+ Dives
 
Divers Lodge Lembeh Full report N   Lembeh   Divers Lodge Lembeh is a very interesting place to stay- - the accomodations are simple but sufficient, eco- friendly, and with lovel... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
6/2006   Jeffner Allen
250+ Dives
 
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Sorido Bay Resort Full report N   Papua   Sorido Bay Resort, Kri Island, Papua, Indonesia Sorido Bay Resort is being finished as this report is being written, but enough... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
5/2006   Fred Turoff
500+ Dives
 
Peter Hughes Full report N   Komodo/Bali/Satonda   The good: Food was very good and plentiful, boat staff were great and while we initially thought the rooms very small this was our... Full report  
4 stars
1 stars  
5/2006   Lin
100+ Dives
 
Wakatobi/ Same Full report N   Sulvawesi   Land- based mature diver who has never experienced a dive trip disappointment (400 plus dives). . . but Wakatobi deserves special ackn... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
5/2006   Chris Davies
250+ Dives
 
Wakatobi Resorts Full report N   Wakatobi   Very competent staff all around, excellent macro critters. Some dives with strong current, some not. Resort has supplies of power ... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
5/2006   Kirk
500+ Dives
 
Murex/ Symphony Full report N   Sulawesi   Very enjoyable diving to the Sangihe Islands, including the underwater volcano and several hot springs, and a few dives, during th... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
5/2006   Jeffner Allen
250+ Dives
 
Lembeh Resort/Murex/ Lembeh Resort Full report N   Manado/Lembeh Strait   Excellent resort on Lembeh island ( [. . . ] ) and with the recent addition of two expatriate onsite managers many impro... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
4/2006   William Deertz
500+ Dives
 
Murex/ Bangka Island Resort Full report N   Sulawesi, Bangka Island   This was a small resort (7 bungalows on a white sand beach) on a remote island about 40 minutes (by boat) north of Sulawesi. Staf... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
4/2006   Wayne Warren-Angelucci
1000+ Dives
 
Lembeh Resort Full report N   [N/A]   Pickup at airport provided, with a one and a half hour van ride to the dock where the boat takes you to the resort. Good briefing... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
4/2006   Ernie Hounshell
1000+ Dives
 
Kungkungan Bay Resort Full report N   [N/A]   Vans pick you up at the airport for the one and a half hour scenic ride to the resort on the other side of the island. After a br... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
4/2006   Ernie Hounshell
1000+ Dives
 
Adventure H20 Full report N   Kupang to Komodo   One of the greatest things about this boat is Larry Smith who's enthusiasm and ability to find and point out small creatures (and... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
3/2006   Mary Jane
1000+ Dives
 
adventure H20 Full report N   kupang to Komodo]   Maybe I overlooked some of the blanks. I wanted to say the weather was not good, but that the food was excellent. ... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
3/2006   mary jane stoll
1000+ Dives
 
Grand Komodo, Temu Kira Full report N   Halmahera, Moluccas   This was a charter, exploratory 11 night trip to search out good dive spots around Halmahera, one of the larger but mostly unknown... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
3/2006   Dave Van Rooy
1000+ Dives
 
Divers Lodge Lembeh Full report N   Lembeh Strait   Wow! Diving was fantastic - muck diving at its finest. The dive guide asks what you are looking to see and will take you to the si... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
1/2006   Judith & Michael Ruhm
250+ Dives
 
Papua Diving/ Kri Island Resort Full report N   Rajah Amphat, West Papua   Lack of Management and Poor Organization Sinks Kri Island Trip 1st two weeks of November 2005 Diving Problems 1. Able to di... Full report  
1 stars
1 stars  
11/2005   Donald Gard
1000+ Dives
 
S.M.Y. Ondina Full report N   Raja Ampat   Excellent crew that tries very hard to make the trip enjoyable for all. This trip was led by DEBBIE FUGGITT, for photographers and... Full report  
5 stars
1 stars  
10/2005   Paulino Gonzalez
1000+ Dives
 
Siladen Resort Full report N   Bunaken   Siladen Resort and Spa is in Bunaken Marine Park making it very convenient for diving the Park. The reefs are the healthiest I've... Full report  
5 stars
2 stars  
9/2005   Joe Puglia
250+ Dives
 
Kungkungen Bay Resort Eco Divers/ Kunkungen Bay Resort Full report N   Lembeh Strait   This is truly muck diving. It is also some great diving. The bottom is mostly gray sand with sporadic coral heads. It is absolu... Full report  
4 stars
3 stars  
9/2005   Joe Puglia
500+ Dives
 
Archipelago Dive/ Taman Sari Resort Full report N   Bali, Desa Pemuteran   The diving was good but not spectacular. Menjangen's dives were definitely the most interesting, with a nice variety of coral, sma... Full report  
4 stars
3 stars  
9/2005   John M. Artim
<100 Dives
 
Tausch Terminal Full report N   Bali, Tulamben   This visit was part of an extended stay across much of central and northern Bali. The diving at Tausch Terminal was good, the guid... Full report  
3 stars
5 stars  
9/2005   John M. Artim
<100 Dives
 
Mimpi Resort Full report N   Tulamben, Bali   We only did one dive from Mimpi and that was the last dive of an extended trip that included a liveaboard stay. This last dive was... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
9/2005   John M. Artim
<100 Dives
 
Wakatobe Dive Resort Full report N   [N/A]   I wish I had known before hand how great the diving was there. Would have taken more film. Pigmy seahorses, Ghost Pipefish, Scor... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
9/2005   Ray Haberman
500+ Dives
 
Diving 4 Images/ Assorted on North Coast Full report N   North Bali   Put your hands in the hands of the experts and get 12 days of diving and spa treats for under the cost of a live aboard. I tell ... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
8/2005   Lorne
100+ Dives
 
Diving4Images/ Temukira Full report N   Flores/Alor   We left from Maumere and followed the north coast of Flores to Alor. The tour was organized by Graham Abbot from Diving4Images for... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
8/2005   Michael Bode
500+ Dives
 
Lumbalumba Diving Centre Full report N   Sumatra, Pulau Weh   Pulau Weh is easy to reach via Medan and Banda Aceh. Two fast ferries from Banda Aceh connect every day to Weh (1 h). It is anoth... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
8/2005   Michael Bode
500+ Dives
 
Bali/ Matahari and Puri Gopa Full report N   [N/A]   We dived two diffent areas of Bali and stayed in two different resorts - Matahari in Tulamben and Puri Gopa in Sanur. The Matahari... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
8/2005   Rick Tuss
500+ Dives
 
Papua Diving/ Sorido Bay Resort Full report N   Raja Amput   We flew from LAX to Singapore and then on to Manado in northern Sulawesi. We had to overnight in Manado. Next morning, we flew ... Full report  
5 stars
1 stars  
7/2005   Sean Bruner
250+ Dives
 
Aquamarine/ Amankila Full report N   Bali   This is our second trip with Aquamarine Diving, headed by expat Brit Annabel Thomas, and we have nothing but raves for her and for... Full report  
5 stars
1 stars  
7/2005   Mel McCombie/Harris Friedberg
1000+ Dives
 
Murex Diving/ Lembeh Resort Full report N   [N/A]   We arrived at the Lembeh Resort in the early afternoon after driving one hour from the Manado airport and taking the 10 minute bo... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
7/2005   Sean Bruner
250+ Dives
 
Extra Divers Nabucco/ Nabucco Island Resort Full report N   Kalimantan   Nabucco Resort provides a fantastic experience of Indonesia's top- notch diving. The dive sites are widely varied, and dives are p... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
7/2005   Kim Fox
250+ Dives
 
Eco-Divers/ Kungkungan Bay Resort Full report N   North Sulawese   This is a wonderful resort and dive operation. Jim and Cary Yanny run a superb dive operation at Eco- Divers and go out of their w... Full report  
5 stars
2 stars  
7/2005   Bill and Alice MIller
250+ Dives
 
Wakatobi Dive Resort Full report N   Southeast Sulawesi   For anyone wanting to "get away from it all", Wakatobi is a great place to go. It is (to us), a diver's paradise with wonderful ac... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
7/2005   Marc & Maureen Duggan
<100 Dives
 
Wakatobi Dive Resort Full report N   [N/A]   We were met at the airport in Bali, whisked thru customs and off to our hotel. A very pleasant experience after 19 hours in the a... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
6/2005   Ernie Hounshell
1000+ Dives
 
Wakatobi Full report N   Southeast Sulawesi   This was our second trip to Wakatobi (the first was Oct. 2001) and the resort has made welcome improvements, as we knew the brilli... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
6/2005   Mel McCombie/Harris Friedberg
1000+ Dives
 
Wakatobi Full report N   Wakatobi, Southeast Sulawesi   We traveled with a group from Annapolis SCUBA Center in Annapolis, Maryland. We had an opportunity to spend some time in Bali whi... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
6/2005   Wayne & Cathy Harmon
500+ Dives
 
Wakatobi Dive Resort Full report N   SE Sulawesi   We had read good reports about Wakatobi in Undercurrent, but we were not impressed with the diving. The resort and dive operation... Full report  
3 stars
5 stars  
6/2005   Tom and Cindy Casey
500+ Dives
 
Sorido Bay Resort Full report N   Raja Empat - Papua Province   In addition to living up to its reputation of being one of the best dive sites in the world, the best features of this pristine ... Full report  
4 stars
3 stars  
6/2005   Wafa Abdelati
100+ Dives
 
Uli Aritonang/ Rama Candidasa Full report N   Bali   First of all, Rama Candidasa is a first rate seaside resort in a small town on the Northeast side of Bali. The bay where it is lo... Full report  
3 stars
3 stars  
5/2005   Carl Scott
250+ Dives
 
Kungkungan Bay Resort Full report N   Lembeh Strait, N Sulawesi   This excellent resort and dive operation will fulfill the critter dreams of most divers. The rooms are spacious and well- kept. The... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
5/2005   Fred Turoff
500+ Dives
 
Kungkungan Bay Resort Full report N   Lembeh Strait, Sulawesi   Kungkungan Bay Resort This excellent resort and dive operation will fulfill the critter dreams of most divers. The rooms are sp... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
5/2005   Fred Turoff
500+ Dives
 
Murex Divers/ Lembeh Resort Full report N   Lembeh Straits   This is a top- notch operation both above and below the water. The cottages are beautiful with a fabulous view of the Straits. All... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
5/2005   Janet Czapski
500+ Dives
 
Abyss Adventures Full report N   Bali   This was our 1st trip to Bali so we did a lot of research to find a good, reputable, PADI shop. Abyss Adventures was the best val... Full report  
5 stars
2 stars  
4/2005   Beth & Matt Dodd
250+ Dives
 
Aqua Marine Diving/ several options Full report N   Bali specifically Secret Bay   Great muck diving area, simple walk in with flat black sand, no surges, no rocks to climb over ( I do not do shore dives! but this... Full report  
3 stars
1 stars  
3/2005   Sally Schroeder
1000+ Dives
 
Aqua Marine Diving/ several choices & price ranges Full report N   Bali Tulumben   Again an excellent arrangement with Aqua Marine Diving for my own driver, dive guide (who was great), van w/ diving reading materia... Full report  
5 stars
2 stars  
3/2005   Sally Schroeder
1000+ Dives
 
Sulawesi Dive Quest Full report N   Lembeh Straits   First class diving location. This operator is very small, friendly, helpful, really caters to individual desires on what you would... Full report  
5 stars
1 stars  
2/2005   Sally Schroeder
1000+ Dives
 
Mimpi Dive Center/ Mimpi Resort Full report N   Tulamben, Bali   The dive to do in Tulamben is the U. S. A. Liberty wreck dive. The story is that Liberty was hit by a Japanese torpedo while it was... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
12/2004   Lori Brown, Chris Green
250+ Dives
 
Wakatobi Dive Resort Full report N   Sulawesi   This trip was wonderful. Both of us (diver and snorkeler) were impressed with service, quality of reefs, interesting people, wond... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
11/2004   Michael N. Hofman
1000+ Dives
 
Wakatobi Full report N   Sulawesi   All the fabulous things you've read about Wakatobi are true and then some - just go! Seriously their very thorough web site will ... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
10/2004   Laura
250+ Dives
 
Lembeh Resort Full report N   Lembeh Strait   Well run dive resort with an excellent dive staff. DIvemasters know where and how to find the rare critters. Frogfish and ghost pi... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
10/2004   Jerry Tuttle
1000+ Dives
 
Murex Divers/ Lembeh Resort Full report N   Lembeh Straits   The adventure continued as we left Manado's Tasik Ria Resort (see that review this issue of Undercurrent) and made our way across ... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
9/2004   William & Frances Ungerman
500+ Dives
 
Kararu/Sea Safari Full report N   [N/A]Komodo   It was the first live- a- board trip for my son and I. I can't imagine it being much nicer. The boat was much more comfortable tha... Full report  
5 stars
2 stars  
9/2004   Rolla Cleaver
100+ Dives
 
Eco-Divers/ Tasik Ria Full report N   North Sulewesi   We flew on Singapore Airlines sixteen hourse from LAX to Singapore non- stop. The trip was made bareable by the superb accomodatio... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
8/2004   William & Frances
500+ Dives
 
Tulamben Wreck Divers Full report N   Tulamben   Did a shore dive on the Liberty Wreck at Tulamben on Bali's East Coast. This is Bali's most popular dive. The history of this vess... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
8/2004   Charles Menbeck
100+ Dives
 
Ocean Rover Full report N   Islands of North Sulawesi   Ocean Rover has got to be the best dive operation on the planet. Service is amazing. On our 9 diving days we were in Lembeh's wor... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
7/2004   Jim Chubb
250+ Dives
 
Deep Blue Dive Resort Full report N   Utila   We had a great time in Utila. Deep Blue Resort is a great place to dive your brains out. See [. . . ] ... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
7/2004   Darren Dawson
250+ Dives
 
Kararu/Sea Safari III Full report N   Komodo   We did the 7 night Bima to Bali trip. After a short flight from Bali to the island of Sumbawa, we boarded the Sea Safari III in B... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
7/2004   Brian & Karen Woods
250+ Dives
 
Wakatobi Full report N   Southern Sulawesi Island   Wakatobi has some of the best diving we have experienced. Because of it's location in the Indo- Pacific Ocean and the fact that Wa... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
7/2004   Suzette and Mark Baker
100+ Dives
 
Thalassa Dive Center/ Santika Hotel Full report N   Bunaken - North Sulawesi   I planned a trip for 4 of us from the San Francisco bay area to go diving in North Sulawesi, Indonesia. After much research we dec... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
7/2004   Gary Krippendorf
100+ Dives
 
Kungkungan Bay Resort Full report N   Lembeh Strait - North Sulawesi   I planned a trip for 4 of us from the San Francisco bay area to go diving in North Sulawesi, Indonesia. After much research we dec... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
7/2004   Gary Krippendorf
100+ Dives
 
Scuba Seraya Full report N   Bali   Unfortunately, neither of the dive boats were working during the week we were there, so almost all of our dives were shore dives. ... Full report  
3 stars
4 stars  
6/2004   Douglas Hansen
250+ Dives
 
Archipelago Divers/ Taman Sari Bali Cottages Full report N   Bali   I cannot recommend this dive operator. They limited us to 60 minutes of dive time. They cater mainly to snorkelers and newly cer... Full report  
1 stars
3 stars  
6/2004   Douglas Hansen
250+ Dives
 
Diving 4 Images/ Scuba Seraya & Alila Candidasa Full report N   Bali   Bali has outstanding muck and critter diving. The best way to see a variety of different things above and below, is to hook up wit... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
6/2004   Tracey Bennett
250+ Dives
 
Grand Komodo Tours Full report N   Komodo   At $1225 for 8 days, 7 nights, this is a terrific deal. The diving was often in pristine areas with no other boats in the area. Ou... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
5/2004   Fred Turoff
500+ Dives
 
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