More Manta Fest Goers

Story & Photos copyright Tim Rock
For Manta Ray Bay

The arrival of a lot more guests for week 2 of Manta Fest saw a few more boats leaving the docks today. Many came in via Palau and arrived at the wee hours, so we took advantage of the late high tide to visit the new cleaning station.

Diver & Manta

Others went to the beautiful hard coral walls of Gufnuw Channel and the old stand-by for macro, Slow & Easy.

Shawn Levin shoots video during Manta Fest

Tonight will be a Week 2 orientation on the Mnuw and no doubt a few lies will be told and some libations drunk.


And so we kick off Manta Fest week 2 with a bang and a nice Micronesian sunset!!


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Jim Reilly
Jim Reilly
11:27 21 Mar 18
We stayed at the hotel and dove with Manta Ray divers in early December 2017. The hotel is very comfortable, well run and staffed with wonderful employees. During our visit my wife came down with an illness and the consideration and support from the hotel and dive staff could not have been more
Sandy Stinson
Sandy Stinson
16:03 03 Mar 18
The staff couldn't be more friendly and accommodating. Food is good, (worth upgrading to include all meals). Diving is good more
Alex Divinsky
Alex Divinsky
17:24 01 Jan 18
The best place to stay in Yap. The resort is really nice and clean, the scuba diving is great, and the docked ship that houses the bar, restaurant, and movie screen is very cool. I really enjoyed my stay more
10:44 01 Jan 18
Offers one of the best accommodation service. It also has a uniquely designed restaurant.
Yi-Hsin Lin
Yi-Hsin Lin
00:53 21 Feb 17
The whole place centers around the scuba diving operation. Probably better to find somewhere else if you're not a diver. The dive operation was generally good, but a little too laid back - schedules weren't always clear, and sometimes would change without any notice. Sometimes it was hard to tell if this was really because of changing tides/weather or because of the island pace of life. Pizza is a surprisingly good option at the more
William Myers
William Myers
21:01 21 Jul 18
Great hotel. Have stayed twice.
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