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Dive Review of Dive into Lembeh in
Indonesia/Lembeh

Dive into Lembeh: "Lembeh is great but not in all regards", Jun, 2018,

by paul moliken, DE, US (Reviewer Reviewer 3 reports with 2 Helpful votes). Report 10288 has 2 Helpful votes.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 101-250 dives
Where else diving mexico caribbean wakatobi
Closest Airport Manado Getting There

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny Seas calm, currents
Water Temp 79 to 83 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 2
Water Visibility 2 to 20 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile no
Enforced diving restrictions none
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks None Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles None Whales None
Corals 3 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 N/A
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
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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 N/A
Value for $$ For Subscribers Only
Beginners 4 stars
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Comments [None]Having dived in the luxury of Wakatobi’s healthy reefs, we decided to experience muck diving in Lembeh for the first time as an alternative to the vast corals found in Wakatobi. After arriving in Manado via Singapore by way of Taipei and New York, we were met by a Dive into Lembeh Resort (formerly Hairball Resort) driver for the 2 hour drive to DIL. It was long, very slow, and uninteresting. After we drove through Kasawari Village, Dive into Lembeh appeared. Steve and Miranda Coverdale, the owners/operators, greeted us with cool drinks when we arrived and explained operations, locations, and procedures, took cards, insurance info, etc. Nice buffet meals in the main gathering area, but sometimes repetitive offerings. We are vegetarians, and there was always food specifically for us, even a special soup when the main soup was chicken. I personally loved DIL’s soups. Plenty of food for seconds and ice cream was available, even after the regular desserts. All rooms are large, have great views, face East for sunrises, are quite comfortable, offer the incredible sensation of a hot-tub after 4 pm to relax, and do no ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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