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Dive Review of atmosphere resort/atmosphere resort and spa in

atmosphere resort/atmosphere resort and spa, Mar, 2011,

by Deb Berglund, MT, US (Contributor Contributor 16 reports with 4 Helpful votes). Report 5958.

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

Accommodations 5 stars Food 4 stars
Service and Attitude 5 stars Environmental Sensitivity 5 stars
Dive Operation 5 stars Shore Diving 5 stars
Snorkeling N/A
Value for $$ 4 stars
Beginners 1 stars
Advanced 5 stars
Comments beautiful resort, good service, dive operation as good as it gets. getting on an off the boat was difficult; shore entry and when we were there most times the water was rough. crew practically carried me to the boat when it was rough altho a few times I was chest deep in surge.

Muck lovers only!!!! 90% of the diving is muck, but very good muck, many tiny critters I had never seen, lot of exotic shrimps, some nudis, blue-ringed octopus, flamboyant cuttlefish, and cooperative mandarinfish. During the 2 weeks we were there we had 3 opportunities to go to Apo and one to Sijiquor Island . No big deal, pretty walls, and some large schools of fish but nothing we had not seen before. Getting there and back was rough; fun for me, but cold. getting back on the boat not easy. quite a bit of current. We did not go again, enjoyed the muck more.

spa was very nice

recommend only for experience divers.

Websites atmosphere resort   

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 501-1000 dives
Where else diving all over caribbean, indonesia, raja ampat, palau, fiji, red sea.
Closest Airport Getting There

Dive Conditions

Weather cloudy Seas choppy
Water Temp 80-82°F / 27-28°C Wetsuit Thickness 3
Water Visibility 350-80 Ft/ 107-24 M

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions had our own divemaster so were able to dive as long as we wanted. in Dumaguete you want a divemaster who knows where the awesome macro critters are.
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks None Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles > 2 Whales None
Corals 2 stars Tropical Fish 4 stars
Small Critters 5 stars Large Fish 2 stars
Large Pelagics N/A

Underwater Photography 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Subject Matter 5 stars Boat Facilities 3 stars
Overall rating for UWP's 5 stars Shore Facilities N/A
UW Photo Comments crew was very careful with camera gear; carried everything for me with both hands. camera room was excellent except it needed more light and closed at 10PM
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