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Dive Review of Wakatobi Dive Resort in
Indonesia

Wakatobi Dive Resort: "Wakatobi Resort", Oct, 2016,

by Laurie Pemberton, CA, US (Sr. Reviewer Sr. Reviewer 9 reports with 3 Helpful votes). Report 9217.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 501-1000 dives
Where else diving Caymans, Turks, Cozumel, Curacao, StKitts-Saba, Florida, California, Sea of Cortez, Socorro, Palau, Yap, Fiji, Bali-Komodo, Raja Ampet
Closest Airport Denpasar Getting There Charter flight from Denpasar
(Bali) to Wakatobi

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny Seas calm
Water Temp 80 to 86 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 1
Water Visibility 100 to Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions They suggest a max depth and 70min, but the guides were flexible as long as you stayed within nitrox and recreational limits. Suggest 5min safety stop.
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks 1 or 2 Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles 1 or 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 4 stars
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
UW Photo Comments Camera room at the resort was convenient to the dive center. It had adequate space for everyone using it, including outlets for charging batteries. Rinse tanks are outside the came ... 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 4 stars
Advanced For Subscribers Only
Comments Our experience at Wakatobi Resort was super. Staff are friendly and helpful, and we were amazed that everyone seemed to know our names. Schedule is breakfast, dive, surface interval on the boat or the boat might come back to the resort for ~15min, second dive, back to the resort for ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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