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Dive Review of Wannadive Bonaire/Bridanda Apartments in
Bonaire

Wannadive Bonaire/Bridanda Apartments: "I'd go back every time", Oct, 2014,

by Joshua Hill, WA, US ( 1 report). Report 7845.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience Over 1000 dives
Where else diving US West coast, CA to WA. Bonaire, St Maarten, Roatan, Hawaii, Mexico,
Closest Airport Flamingo International (BON) Getting There From the US take either United out of Houston (Flights leave once a week) or Insel out of Miami.

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny, cloudy Seas calm
Water Temp 83 to 84 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility 100 to 150 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions The only restrictions are the usual common sense ones involving boat traffic and appropriate depths for your certification level. Bonaire marine park has a "no touching" policy as well as a "no gloves" policy.
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks 1 or 2 Mantas None
Dolphins 1 or 2 Whale Sharks None
Turtles > 2 Whales None
Corals 4 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 Both Bridanda and Wannadive have nice gear rinsing facilities. As with most places, you need to inspect the water cleanliness before tossing your camera in. At Bridanda you are more than welcome to chang ... 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 N/A
Service and Attitude For Subscribers Only Environmental Sensitivity For Subscribers Only
Dive Operation For Subscribers Only Shore Diving For Subscribers Only
Snorkeling N/A
Value for $$ For Subscribers Only
Beginners 5 stars
Advanced For Subscribers Only
Comments Bonaire is an excellent dive destination for those who do not like a schedule. Overall, the entire island is on "island time" so you are more than welcome to move at your own pace. The only drawback is that you aren't going to get anything done quickly either. (If you want a quick lunch, pack it, you don't want to stop at a restaurant) Diving is appropriate for brand new divers, but has solid advanced divers that include currents, drifts, and deep wrecks. (trimix is very expensive, but av ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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