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Buddy Dive

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Reviewed 22 May 2014

Everything about this place is for the diving and I could go into great detail about how good Buddy Dive is at accommodating the active diver. However, you find out how good they really are when you have a problem. On my last group trip,...More

Thank TimSchmitz
Reviewed 22 May 2014

I last visited in 2011 and a lot of updates have happened in the last 3-years (for the good). We now know they have at least 3 different room classifications do to the size of our group (7 couples in the 500 and 600 series...More

1  Thank jeepseadoo
Reviewed 21 May 2014

I have been to Buddy Dive Resort regularly for a number of years, and my recent stay was marked by indifferent employees and service in many areas. The physical plant of the resort is tired and needs a thorough walk-through by management. Beach chairs are...More

1  Thank Vvvvvvvbb
Reviewed 20 May 2014

The Good We stayed here last week and it was my first dive resort stay. We were impressed with the way in which diving is integrated into the resort experience. Since Bonaire is a shore diving island, trucks are provided along with a drive through...More

2  Thank DCSoutheasternUS
Reviewed 19 May 2014

Facility has been upgraded during my many visits to Bonaire and landscaping is beautiful. Staff is very friendly and helpful and willing to do anything to make your stay more enjoyable. Our dive package provided boat and shore diving and was excellent. Hard to beat...More

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USD 164 - USD 315 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#3 Romantic Hotel in Kralendijk
#4 Top resorts Hotel in Kralendijk
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Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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USD 164 - USD 315 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#3 Romantic Hotel in Kralendijk
#4 Top resorts Hotel in Kralendijk
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rhodeygem
29 January 2018|
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Response from Dolly K | Reviewed this property |
Ask for rooms towards the back. In general the place is quiet and low key. We were by the pool and it did not seem to be problem.
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jude1322
28 December 2017|
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Response from Michelle M | Reviewed this property |
I attended as a solo diver. I stayed close to the instructor for the 1st couple dives and then as I got to know more people that were there for the week, I dove with other groups.
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"Room 708 has a private beach area."
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"Main floor rooms more convenient. Dive shop and docks are all very close to the rooms."
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"rooms with ocean view are good. also poolside rooms are good"
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"If you are diving I would recommend asking for a ground floor room so you don't need to carry your gear..."
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