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Dive Review of Divi Flamingo in
Bonaire

Divi Flamingo: "Great diving for beginner and experienced divers.", Jun, 2016,

by Jeanne Downey, PA, US (Top Contributor Top Contributor 39 reports with 5 Helpful votes). Report 8978.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience Over 1000 dives
Where else diving Bahamas, Caribbean, Cocos, Socorro, Tahiti, Malaysia, Indonesia, Micronesia, Galapagos, Cayman Islands, etc.
Closest Airport Getting There Easy flights on Delta or United.

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny Seas calm, choppy, no currents
Water Temp 84 to 85 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 5
Water Visibility 80 to 100 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions We were allowed to do our own thing, but most everyone followed the guides, who moved really slow--great for photographers!
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks None Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles > 2 Whales None
Corals 3 stars Tropical Fish For Subscribers Only
Small Critters For Subscribers Only Large Fish For Subscribers Only
Large Pelagics For Subscribers Only

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

Subject Matter For Subscribers Only Boat Facilities 3 stars
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
UW Photo Comments One big garbage can for cameras on the boat, but another container was added upon request. Large rinse bin on the dock. No camera table on the boat. ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here

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

Accommodations For Subscribers Only Food 4 stars
Service and Attitude For Subscribers Only Environmental Sensitivity For Subscribers Only
Dive Operation For Subscribers Only Shore Diving For Subscribers Only
Snorkeling 5 stars
Value for $$ For Subscribers Only
Beginners 5 stars
Advanced For Subscribers Only
Comments We traveled to Divi Flamingo, Bonaire in 2014, after an absence of many years, and were so impressed that we returned this June with a group of 25 divers. We did three boat dives each day, two in the morning and one in the afternoon, and enjoyed them all, especially the ones at Klein Bonaire. It was a bit crowded with 23 divers on the same 44 Newton, but it was nice having the group together.

Divi Flamingo is spread out over a large area, with two pools, ocean front and pool view rooms, studio apartments, and three pl ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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