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Bari Reef is teaming with life. We spent a lot of time diving around this reef as it goes from the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ryan H
Cool Scuba spot, Great spot for the beginner Scuba enthusiast to hone there skills with a wall type dive.

saw Spottd eel and large Tarpon, Pretty easy entry and exit, well marked, an abundance of corals... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Joe L
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Great place to spot exotic sealife.
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
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“great dive site” (12 reviews)
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Kralendijk, Bonaire
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Bari Reef is teaming with life. We spent a lot of time diving around this reef as it goes from the shallows, do 50' deep or so. Always something new to see.

Thank Ryan H
Reviewed 1 week ago

saw Spottd eel and large Tarpon, Pretty easy entry and exit, well marked, an abundance of corals, sponges and wildlife.

Thank Joe L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have stayed four years in a row of which three of those were at the Bari Reef. Wow, this area is one of the jewels of the island. Anywhere you stay along this stretch where Oasis Hamlet is located, is fabulous. We have rented...More

Thank Philip Q
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Supurb reef for snorkling or diving! Diversity of life abundant... Walk in from several locations along this stretch of shoreline. No anchorage allowed but several moorings available. The abundance of marine life continues to draw interested parties from all around the world. Thankful for the...More

Thank dolfinns2
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

We took a ship cruise excursion to snorkel and reached the beach on the Samurai wooden boat. This is the best snorkeling. The reefs were pristine and plentiful. The fish were everywhere and colorful. The snorkeling was not physically tiring, moving slow there was so...More

Thank Linda R
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Bari Reef has faired better than many since corral bleaching and other issues have impacted caribbean reefs. However we say higher fish number and more diversity & new natural corral starts than any time before.

Thank CzGw
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Bonaire is our home away from home at least once a year. Very laid back, diver and snorkler paradise. Not the place if you want sand beaches, sightseeing excursions and hectic vacation. Go to relax, relax, relax and have good family fund.

Thank jhoge2017
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This was our second dive location on Bonaire and we really enjoyed it. Easy entry, lots of parking and easy to get to, we really enjoyed the dive. We dove many other locations on Bonaire and this one still held up to the others

Thank SalMTravels
Reviewed 16 August 2017

We stayed at Sand Dollar Condo's so Bari was literally right outside our back door, but what a great reef to be in such a convenient location. There was easy entry and exit through Dive Friends Bonaire, but you can also enter from the beach...More

4  Thank VolDiverinVA
Reviewed 15 August 2017

This is a really great dive site. It used to be over at the Sand Dollar, but the put-in has been moved to the west side of the round-about open beach area. The site is NOT well marked, until you get down to the water...More

1  Thank dpaustex
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jamesdati
25 January 2017|
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Response from Trull P | Reviewed this property |
Yes, folks snorkel there all the time. In fact, while we were there a snokeler saw a sea ray in the sand that we divers missed! There are also other sites that are known just for snorkeling. The island is small but the... More
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kathykois
22 December 2016|
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Response from Carolyn L | Reviewed this property |
degsy7 is right - there's a good-sized parking lot, just off the rotary (traffic roundabout); easy shore entry. There are taxis (no public transportation that I know of), and they're not very expensive - it's not very far... More
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