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Dive Review of Plaza Resort Bonaire in

July, 2015, an Instant Reader Report by Ronald Bailey, VA, US
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"Second time as good as the first."
Report Number 8489
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Reporter and Travel
Dive Experience
Over 1000 dives
Where else diving
Bahamas, Roatan, Florida Keys, Saba, Fiji, Palau, Hawaii, Turk and Caicos,
Caymans, St. Kitts, St. Croix
Closest Airport
Bonaire airport
Getting There
Left from Roanoke, Va. to
Atlanta to Bonaire

Dive Conditions

Water Temp
78   to 79    Fahrenheit  
Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility
80   to 110    Feet  
Dive Policy
Dive own profile
Enforced diving restrictions  
Come back with 500 lbs. 130 feet limit.  
Nitrox Available?
What I saw
Whale Sharks
1 or 2 
Ratings 1 (worst)- 5 (best):
  4 stars
Tropical Fish
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Small Critters
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Large Fish
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Large Pelagics
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Underwater Photography  1 (worst)- 5 (best):
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Boat Facilities
3 stars
Overall rating for UWP's  
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Having dove Bonaire many times, there was not really anything new to take
pictures of. But it is certainly a good place for new U/W photographers.
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Ratings and Overall Comments  1 (worst)- 5 (best):
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4 stars
Service and Attitude
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Environmental Sensitivity  
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Shore Diving  
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3 stars  

Overall Rating

Value for $$
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4 stars   
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Second trip in two summers. I have no complaints about the resort. Good
food with all meals buffet style. New soda drink dispenser at restaurant.
Music entertainment at restaurant 3 nights a week. Rooms were large with
large bathrooms. New flat screen cable televisions in rooms. Pool was
clean. Beach area ...
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By rskuhn at Oct 14, 2015 09:41 EST  
You are joking right water temp 78-79 Bonaire in July?  Did you do shore or
boat diving?  How many dives a day?  How many people on the boat? Does the
shop have Nitrox?  Any issues with crime on the island?  Did you do the
All-Inclusive or try other restaurants?
By roavadiver at Oct 14, 2015 18:24 EST  
responding to rskuhn: Was there in late june/early july. Water temp was as
stated and confirmed by three different gauge thermometers. Did shore and
boat dives, mostly boat dives. Nitrox included with all inclusive/dive
package. Only ate at the hotel restaurant. No need to go any where else for
food unless that is your "thing". Average number of divers on
their large boat ranged between 8 and about 15. Never felt crowded.
By roavadiver at Oct 14, 2015 18:29 EST  
Addition comments to rdkuhn: Had no crime issues at the hotel. Safe in each
room. I feel that the grounds are generally secure. Did two boat dives a
day. I might add that I have been to Bonaire many times and I and others
that have been to the Plaza Resort feel that this is the best deal going.
Hope theses comments answer your questions.
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