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Dive Review of Bon Bini Divers/Lion's Dive in
Bonaire

Bon Bini Divers/Lion's Dive, Aug, 2002,

by Bob -Pat Thompson, PA, USA . Report 149.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 51-100 dives
Where else diving Curacao, Cozumel, Bahamas, Bonaire (Sand Dollar)
Closest Airport Getting There

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny, dry Seas choppy
Water Temp 80 to 82 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 2
Water Visibility 50 to 60 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions morning dive max depth 100 feet or NMT 60 minutes
2nd dive - 60 feet or 60 minutes
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? N/A

What I Saw

Sharks None Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles > 2 Whales None
Corals 4 stars Tropical Fish 4 stars
Small Critters 4 stars Large Fish 2 stars
Large Pelagics 1 stars

Underwater Photography 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Subject Matter 5 stars Boat Facilities 3 stars
Overall rating for UWP's 4 stars Shore Facilities 3 stars
UW Photo Comments

Ratings and Overall Comments 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Accommodations 4 stars Food 3 stars
Service and Attitude 4 stars Environmental Sensitivity N/A
Dive Operation 5 stars Shore Diving 4 stars
Snorkeling N/A
Value for $$ N/A
Beginners 5 stars
Advanced 4 stars
Comments Lion's Dive facilities are good, clean, recently redone. Staff are friendly and helpful. Dive shop orperators/dive masters were co-operative, friendly and very helpful. Boats were adequate but had small or no dive platforms only ladders. Gear storage convenient, could hang dive suits in wet room that was locked most of the time. Customers are issued keys to access these secured areas. Night diving easy, tanks readily available. We had a good time and would return.
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