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Bay Islands College of Diving

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Great certification program

My husband and I just finished taking the “super safety” certification package which included... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
TammyWig
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Great open water certification here! Impressively professional, thorough, and patient instruction... read more

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Reviewed 18 August 2018
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A professional and fun team dedicated to teach all levels of diving, from beginner to professional, so all your scuba dreams can become true! Come and join the BICD family for memories and an experience of a life time.
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Main Street, Utila 34201, Honduras
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I just finished taking the “super safety” certification package which included emergency first responders, oxygen provider, neurological assessment and rescue diver. Our instructor Hunter was awesome. Very knowledgeable, worked with us at our pace and was just a pleasure to learn from....More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff and level of instruction here is of a high standard with diving typical of the Caribbean. It is a very sociable and inviting shop which made you feel very welcome to socialise outside of diving. There where some difficulties with our booking, that...More

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Reviewed 18 August 2018

Great open water certification here! Impressively professional, thorough, and patient instruction with Michelle Riley and beautiful dives around the island

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Reviewed 29 July 2018

I did my Rescue certification last week at BICD, the instructor was top notch, I learned so much from Tatiana. The atmosphere at the shop is awesome. I felt at home the whole time I was there and learned so much from talking to the...More

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Aly M, Marketing Coordinator at Bay Islands College of Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

Mike, We are so happy to hear that you had such a wonderful time during your PADI Rescue Diver course with Tatiana! One of our biggest goals is to make our divers feel at home and part of the family while they are here, so...More

Reviewed 26 July 2018

The people, process, and facilities Bay Islands College of Diving (BICD) had were world class. It was an experience I will never forget. I did my dive masters here after deliberating for over 2 years while doing a trip around the world to figure out...More

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Aly M, Marketing Coordinator at Bay Islands College of Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

Mike! We absolutely loved having you come and take your Divemaster course with us! It is so wonderful to hear that you felt so welcome during your time here and were able to truly see first-hand how important it is for us to create an...More

Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

You can definitely find cheaper diving places at Utila, but spending an extra couple of dollars goes a long way! The rooms are clean and spacious. They offered me and my sister a great deal, and even upgraded us to a private room for free!...More

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Aly M, Marketing Coordinator at Bay Islands College of Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

We are so thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us here at Bay Islands College of Diving! We definitely work to make our divers experience worthwhile and are happy to hear that you and your sister both could see this!! We hope...More

Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

We completed our Open Water and Advanced Open Water PADIs with BICD and had a fantastic experience. We were lucky enough to be instructed by Hunter and Matt S, who was doing DMT training. They were both excellent and had the perfect balance of professionalism,...More

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Aly M, Marketing Coordinator at Bay Islands College of Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

Matt and Sophia, We are so elated to hear that you both had such an amazing experience diving with us here at Bay Islands College of Diving! Our goal is to create a welcoming environment that puts our students and divers first, while also maintaining...More

Reviewed 12 July 2018

There are cheaper options for getting your PADI certified courses in Utila, but the quality of instructors and equipment here are top notch. If you want the best learning experience and great equipment come here... it's totally worth it.

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Reviewed 12 July 2018

My husband and I arrived on Utila with no booking, and ended up here for our advanced underwater course. All of their private accommodation was full, so they offered us an apartment instead, for no extra. The accommodation is basic but nice and quiet because...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2018

Went to Bay Islands College of Diving and got a warm welcome by the ferry. The diving instructors was VERY good at both learning skills and showing us around by the hidden secrets at Utila. Couldn't be more happy about this place! Good diving, social...More

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hilbaril
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Response from ulodger | Property representative |
Hi Hilary! You will spend the first two half days in the classroom. The afternoons will be in confined water, either in our pool or off of the end of the dock. The last two days are half days spent on the boat. See you... More
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