We always stay at the Occidental but if you are looking for cheap I hear the Hotel Cozumel is good and with a dive shop.I know Tina stayed there last year I think. The Scuba Cozumel resort is also no frills kind of place and you may get a great price there with diving.
In September you may find other deals at some of the all inclusive if that is what you like.
The south side is close to the reefs as Scubarpincess says which is great but is is farther from town and if you want to get there at night you will need to rent a car or spend $25.00 on taxi.
If you do stay north the best bet is to dive with a hotel with a dive shop that will do the trek back & forth. There are also alot of dive ops that leave off the marina in town so you would have no problem being boated back & forth and you would have easier access to the diving on that side of the island.
Good luck and let us know what you decide!
Edited by: MICHELAR at: 6/16/2010 (12:05)
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