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Dive Review of Polaris resort in
Philippines/Cabilao island

Polaris resort, May, 2013,

by Eldon Okazaki, CA, US (Top Contributor Top Contributor 44 reports with 3 Helpful votes). Report 6977 has 1 Helpful vote.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience Over 1000 dives
Where else diving SE Asia, Hawaii, . Mexico, Palau, carribbean, etc.
Closest Airport Getting There

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny, dry Seas calm
Water Temp 81 to 82 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 3
Water Visibility 60 to 80 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions usually follow the DM, but we were allowed to dive greater than 80 min. per dive usually ( the German divers demanded long times)
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? N/A

What I Saw

Sharks None Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles 1 or 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 3 stars
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 N/A
Value for $$ For Subscribers Only
Beginners 4 stars
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Comments the good: the coral and reefs were a lot better than nearby Panglao island; very colorful reefs; lots of clown fishes; some new fishes not commonly seen; the German divers usually stayed shallow to increase bottom time; I missed 17 American divers by 1/2 day. Diving was good. Resort workers were friendly and cheer ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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