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Dive Review of Wakatobi Dive Resort in
Indonesia/Wakatobi, Sulawesi

Wakatobi Dive Resort, Jan, 2014,

by L. Mark Carron, FL, US (Reviewer Reviewer 4 reports). Report 7620.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 501-1000 dives
Where else diving Grand Cayman & Cayman Brac, Honduras, Belize, Cozumel, Panama, Costa Rica, Grenadines, Dominica, Thailand, Palau, Australia, BVI, Tonga, Fiji, Bahamas, Tobago, Curacao, Bonaire.
Closest Airport Getting There

Dive Conditions

Weather windy, cloudy Seas choppy, no currents
Water Temp 83 to 84 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility 80 to 100 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions 500 psi but never any air constraints since all dives were 60-70 minutes with most of the best action between 20'-50'.
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks None Mantas None
Dolphins None 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
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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 5 stars
Value for $$ For Subscribers Only
Beginners 5 stars
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Comments Website indicated camera rental availability but they only had a professional rig at $250 daily rate. I suggested they have an easier to use rental available, but I would just buy one if i ever return because this was the best diving I have ever done in my life. They do provide a free flash drive with good video if you complete the questionnaire at the end of your stay. VIP airport service in Bali allowed us to off load non diving clothes and lug ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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