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Bay Islands College of Diving

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Main Street, Utila 34201, Honduras
+1 855-846-3483
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I did some fun dives with BICD and it was fine. It is very clearly a dive shop centered around... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Jacob_By
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Cedar Falls, Iowa
Highly recommend this place!

Great place, highly recommend this place. Stayed here for 8 nights and I've only got good... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Jacob N
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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.
  • Excellent85%
  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Main Street, Utila 34201, Honduras
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I did some fun dives with BICD and it was fine. It is very clearly a dive shop centered around certifications. The staff is friendly and I enjoyed my diving experience here. They sent someone to the ferry dock to take me there when I...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great place, highly recommend this place. Stayed here for 8 nights and I've only got good experiences from here. Nice staff, good diving gear and facilities.

Thank Jacob N
Reviewed 5 days ago

I did my open water and advanced open water coursed with BICD and have nothing but the best things to say about them. My instructors were Hunter and Abi. They were both great and fun people who made me feel extremely comfortable in the water...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I had the pleasure of completing my AOW, Rescue and Divemaster at the college, and I can honestly say I've never met a group of people as friendly, fun, but also incredibly professional as I did at BICD. As I was on Utila for 4...More

Thank Reiss B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had the opportunity to complete my open water certification with BICD and it was a phenomenal experience. From start to finish all of the employees were extremely friendly and made us feel welcome. We arrived fairly late in the day when it seemed people...More

Thank Cole D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

BICD will hold a special place in life, super organized, great scuba pro gear, ace instructors, well structured courses and excellent management!! Top shop, everyone is super kind and patient, Justin is a legend, Abi could be the smiliest person in the world, Bob is...More

Thank Melody G
DivingUtila, Marketing Coordinator at Bay Islands College of Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Miss Melody you are sorely missed around these parts! Thanks for the great review we really appreciate it. Good luck with the rest of your travels. Please let us know when you plan on coming back to cash in on your free diving for life!...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Flew from Florida to learn to scuba dive on the beautiful island of Utila. Decided on Bay Island College of Diving and am beyond thrilled with my choice. They go above and beyond to make you feel welcomed, comfortable, provide the best training, and have...More

Thank Austin M
DivingUtila, Marketing Coordinator at Bay Islands College of Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hey Austin, Great to hear that you saw the differences between our high standards compared to the standards of other places on the island. We always strive to be the best and it feels great when people take notice. Asa and Michelle had a blast...More

Reviewed 4 November 2017

I would recommend Bay Islands College of Diving to anyone interested in diving. The staff is professional, the instructors are top notch, and the facilities are some of the best on the island (featuring the only hyperbaric chamber and confined training pool). I felt safe...More

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Thank RayZib
DivingUtila, Marketing Coordinator at Bay Islands College of Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hey Ray, Thank you for the kind words on about our facilities and instructors. We're glad you had an awesome time here and look forward to your return! -Sean

Reviewed 2 November 2017

I just completed my PADI open water certification at the Bay Islands College of Diving. It was an absolutely excellent experience all around. Bob was our instructor for a class of four. I was very happy to have such a small class with a lot...More

Thank adventureswithboss
DivingUtila, Marketing Coordinator at Bay Islands College of Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hey thanks for the awesome review and for confirming something we all know - that Bob is one of the best instructors on the planet! -Sean

Reviewed 30 October 2017

I've was diving with BICD for a month before I decided to continue on with my dive education and get my Instructor certification. It was due to the professionalism and overall quality of the dive operation here at BICD that I convinced myself that this...More

Thank mdm09f
DivingUtila, Marketing Coordinator at Bay Islands College of Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for the kind words about BICD and our amazing Course Director Stephen! He really is one of the best teachers of teachers on the planet!

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hilbaril
14 April 2017|
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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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