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Dive Review of Wakatobi Dive Resort in
Indonesia/Sulawesi

Wakatobi Dive Resort: "Spectacular service at Wakatobi", Nov, 2019,

by paul moliken, DE, US (Reviewer Reviewer 4 reports with 3 Helpful votes). Report 11206 has 1 Helpful vote.

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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 5 stars
Value for $$ For Subscribers Only
Beginners 5 stars
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Comments I have written about Wakatobi Dive Resort in other reports, and little has changed on this visit by me and my wife: The corals are exceptionally healthy (very minimal bleaching, despite constant 82* temps), but the variety and abundance of fish actually seems to have increased since my first visit in 2015. Almost every variety of clown (many with eggs), butterfly, and trigger were spotted, along with morays, octopus, cuttlefish, nudibranchs, bumphead parrots, 2 smaller Napoleon wrasses, sea kraits, spadefish, pipefish, and plenty of hawksbill turtles (one came within an inch of my mask on a night snorkel). There were many dives in which we were surrounded by innumerable baitfish. However, what I'd really like to emphasize Wakatobi's unparalleled service and amenities.
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Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 101-250 dives
Where else diving mexico carribean lembeh
Closest Airport Bali Getting There EWR to SIN (longest scheduled commercial flight) to DPS

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny, windy Seas calm, choppy
Water Temp 80-82°F / 27-28°C Wetsuit Thickness 3
Water Visibility -80 Ft/ -24 M

Dive Policy

Dive own profile no
Enforced diving restrictions no deco diving
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks None Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles None 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
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