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Dive Review of Misool Eco Resort in
Indonesia/South Raja Ampat

Misool Eco Resort: "A week at Misool Eco Resort in Raja Ampat", Feb, 2016,

by Mario Mizrahi, Mex, MEXICO (Sr. Reviewer Sr. Reviewer 8 reports with 16 Helpful votes). Report 8831 has 4 Helpful votes.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 501-1000 dives
Where else diving Cocos, Galapagos, Tahiti, Komodo, Cozumel, Socorro, Guadalupe, Sardine Run in South Africa, Sea of Cortes, Roatan, Bahamas, PNG, Raja Ampat, Wakatobi, etc.
Closest Airport Sorong Getting There From Jakarta or Denpasar (Bali) via Makassar

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny Seas calm
Water Temp 29 to 30 Celsius Wetsuit Thickness 3
Water Visibility 20 to 30 Meters

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions 60 minutes max dive time
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks Lots Mantas Squadrons
Dolphins Schools Whale Sharks None
Turtles > 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 N/A
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
UW Photo Comments Ample spaces and lots of AC contacts for charging your batteries (they provide adaptors). ... 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 3 stars
Value for $$ For Subscribers Only
Beginners 4 stars
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Comments I visited there with a group of 20 mostly very experienced divers from Mexico City. We took a 4 hour fast boat ride from Sorong to Misool Eco Resort (MER). Upon arrival we were shown the facilities (dive center, restaurant, rooms, etc.) and were offered immediately a first checkup dive at the House Reef. The resort is beau ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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Subscriber's Comments

By Mario Mizrahi in ZZ, MX at Feb 22, 2016 14:36 EST  
I forgot to rate the overall photography UWP's (sorry) and I give it a 5 Star rating. Thanks, Mario Mizrahi
By Valera Sakhnenko in ON, CA at Oct 25, 2016 20:26 EST  
Many thanks for your report. I am planning to go to Misool Eco Resort in a year and all I for is very useful. As my wife is not a diver (but a snorkeler), I am concerned that it could be boring to her. Could you please offer any comments regarding non-diving activities?
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