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Dive Friends Bonaire

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We're a PADI 5 Star Instructor Development Center on the island of Bonaire - "Diver's Paradise!" With 7 locations around the island, you won't have to travel far to pick up or drop off tanks, get advice about good shore dive sites, sign up for dive...more
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Kaya Playa Lechi #24, Kralendijk, Bonaire
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Faultless.. simply faultless. From our check out dive, through the beach dives and the boat dives, everything dive friends did made us feel welcomed, and in good hands.. Our main resort was Delfins (a big shout out to Tim) where we found full tanks (we...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Rollingstoppie
Reviewed 4 days ago

Every dive master, every boat captain, every dive shop employee, every person involved with anything at Dive Friends were above and beyond any expectations I had of a friendly dive company. I felt part of the family and as if I had known them for...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank myhome7
Reviewed 1 week ago

Shaun and Sid at the Dive Friends Bonaire(Airport Location) greeted us with big smiles every morning and always eagerly lifted the heavy tanks into our truck. One of our dive buddies was having a problem with her regulator and Martin took a look and skillfully...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Steve H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped in to use the dive site, "Cliff", in front of their shop located at "The Hamlet Oasis". Their staff was very friendly and stopped what they were doing to explain the entry to us and provide some tips on the dive site. They also...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Randy A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

While I come to Bonaire for the fabulous shore diving, my spouse caught a cold so can't easily dive. Plus, I'm also more eager to dive. So, not finding a dive buddy (I don't dive solo) left me scrambling at the last moment and Dive...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Gerald W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very disappointing, people I enjoyed working with, and trusted were all gone. New people seemed impersonal. Would not return.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Inya6619
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic crews and staff! I would definitely recommend them! All of our dives and all of the locations we visited were great! They made our trip when other factors were less then expected.

Date of experience: August 2018
Reviewed 1 week ago

We just finished a week diving on Bonaire with Dive Friends. We did the boat dives out of Port Bonaire with Alex and ET. They were both excellent. Took their time, explained everything well, kept an eye on us, but allowed us to dive how...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Kendra V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dive Friends Bonaire is a large dive organization and they are located at many hotels and retail locations. We have used them the past 2 visits to the island for tank rental, gear storage and service. I want to commend therefor their excellent customer service,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank huffpata
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Kathryn, Vincent and all other staff @ Sand Dollar location - you are the best! Great service, attention to detail at all levels, relaxed atmosphere yet profess training! We loved it and will enjoy it!

Date of experience: December 2018
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31 March 2017|
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Response from Mike45992 | Reviewed this property |
I spent a week diving Bonaire in January. Only shore dove. It is so easy and comfortable to shore dive that I would only consider boat dives if you wanted to go to dive sites inaccessible from the shore and those are on the... More
William L
25 October 2016|
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Response from CJLNYC1962 | Reviewed this property |
Bellafonte on EEG Boulevard in Belnam is very nice. VIP Divers has a tank exchange program with them. They should have 1br condos with two beds, however, no bar or restaurant. Kitchens are nice, but the grocery store is a 5... More
8 October 2016|
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Response from Carolyn L | Reviewed this property |
Hi Dina, I actually don't work for DFB. You should contact them directly (which you can do via email - check out their website by googling Dive Friends Bonaire). They do have a location in Port Bonaire right across from the... More