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Dive Review of Addu Dive/Wavesound 3S Guest House in
Maldives/Addu Atoll

Addu Dive/Wavesound 3S Guest House: "A great new Maldivian adventure", Oct, 2022,

by Jan Topley, Bristol, GB (Reviewer Reviewer 3 reports). Report 12102.

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Ratings and Overall Comments 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Accommodations For Subscribers Only Food N/A
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 3 stars
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Comments I decided to try a new adventure for my 5th visit to the always reliable Maldives and booked Addu Atoll where about 10% of Maldivians live. It is near the Equator and has year round good diving conditions and warm water at 29 degrees C. As a Brit I was glad to discover that the British base in Gan in WW2 to the mid-70s had left the locals feeling quite pro-British.

I dived with Addu Dive and Instructor Saalim and DM Maadhi were careful, helpful and delightfully companionable. They had 4 Maldivian DM st ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 251-500 dives
Where else diving Maldives, Lake Malawi, Egypt, Maui, Thailand, Tanzania, Cuba, Jamaica, Cayman, Tobago, Malta, South Africa, Seychelles, Oman, UAE, Belize, Bali, Raja Ampat, St Maarten, St Kitts, Cayman,
Closest Airport Gan Getting There Fly to Gan from Male or Colombo

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny Seas calm, currents, no currents
Water Temp 29-29°C / 84-84°F Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility 10-20 M / 33-66 Ft

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions None
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? N/A

What I Saw

Sharks Lots Mantas Squadrons
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles > 2 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 N/A
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
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