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Dive Review of Maluku Divers in
Indonesia/Ambon

Maluku Divers, Dec, 2012,

by Mona Cousens, CA, US (Contributor Contributor 12 reports). Report 7124.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience Over 1000 dives
Where else diving All Caribbean, Fiji, PNG, Borneo, Raja Ampat, etc.
Closest Airport Getting There

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny, windy Seas calm
Water Temp 81 to 84 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 3
Water Visibility 50 to 150 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions No restrictions but you were crazy not to stay with the guide. You saw EVERYTHING
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks None Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles None Whales None
Corals 4 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 Your own dedicated space in a clean air conditioned room. ... 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 4 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
Advanced For Subscribers Only
Comments The first thing you notice arriving at Maluku Divers is the nice view of the ocean. The staff is very friendly and has you fill out your paperwork while they take your luggage to your room. When you arrive on your porch, you have walked over fairly large rocks. There are no walkways, only rocks. in your room, you can see that it is large and well appointed, but it is very dark inside. The walls and floor are concrete. Once sitting on your porch, you realize that there are eight bungalows one right next to the other in a cookie cutter fashion. You have no privacy as your porch and your neighbors is within feet of each other. You can hear every word of their conversation. On closer inspection, you see that the beach is non-existent. There is no sand to be seen, only rocks, so you need to have shoes on to go anywhere off your porch or you will cut your feet on the large unevenly shaped ro ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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