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Dive Review of Bubbles Below/Sheraton Kauai in

Bubbles Below/Sheraton Kauai: "Great Diving in Kauai", Apr, 2022,

by Jeffrey Knight, ON, CA (Reviewer Reviewer 4 reports with 2 Helpful votes). Report 12000.

No photos available at this time

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

Accommodations N/A Food N/A
Service and Attitude 5 stars Environmental Sensitivity 5 stars
Dive Operation 5 stars Shore Diving N/A
Snorkeling N/A
Value for $$ 5 stars
Beginners 3 stars
Advanced 5 stars
Comments [Diving in Kauai surpassed our expectations. Had the seas cooperated it would have been spectacular. I cannot think of a better way to see the Napili Coast than from a dive boat, but alas, it was still too rough at the end of April and beginning of May and so our trips to the Mana Crack and Ni’hau were cancelled. The diving from Koala Landing did not disappoint, with dolphins cruising past at 80’ below, lots of turtles and lots of sharks. Eels and frog fish were plentiful and the wonderful sound of whales in the distance added to the adventure. Considering the recent weather and rough seas - the viz was still quite good. Blondy handles all the bookings on land while Clay goes out of his way to show you the diversity of marine life and explain the unique coral and lava formations with details about every critter, while his boat Cptn and other dive master help usher you in and out of the water. Diving in rough water requires coordinated effort to get divers off and under quickly and safely and Bubbles Below was professional in every aspect of diving while maintaining the utmost respect for marine/reef life. Meals and snacks and water, juice were plentiful on board and strict safety procedures were outlined, but always punctuated with fun, silly groaner “dad” jokes. You will be in good hands if you dive with Bubbles Below. None]
Websites Bubbles Below   Sheraton Kauai

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 501-1000 dives
Where else diving [Unspecified]Great Barrier Reef, PNG, Fiji, Bonaire, St. Lucia, Cayman , Andros, Cayman, Honduras, Dominican Republic, Turks&Caicos, Florida, Tobago, Playa Del Carmen, Cozumel
Closest Airport Lihue Getting There Air Canada & United Airlines

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny, windy Seas choppy, surge
Water Temp -°F / -°C Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility - Ft/ - M

Dive Policy

Dive own profile no
Enforced diving restrictions Guided dives
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks Lots Mantas None
Dolphins 1 or 2 Whale Sharks None
Turtles > 2 Whales None
Corals N/A Tropical Fish 5 stars
Small Critters 5 stars Large Fish 5 stars
Large Pelagics 5 stars

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

Subject Matter N/A Boat Facilities N/A
Overall rating for UWP's N/A Shore Facilities N/A
UW Photo Comments [None]
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