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Fantasy Island Full report N   Roatan   Transfer from the airport was as predicted but processing immigration was very lengthy. All bags were taken by handlers to the wai... Full report  
3 stars
5 stars  
3/2008   Bob DeFeo
100+ Dives
 
Fantasy Island Full report N   [N/A]   Roatan is good diving if you enjoy fish under 4-6". Did see some large grouper, filefish, snapper, but I could count them on 2 han... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
3/2008   Stephen Kirk Douglas
100+ Dives
 
Laguna Beach Resort Full report N   Utila   How a diver feels about Utila, I think, depends entirely whether or not they saw a whale shark. We did not. Well, a few in the gro... Full report  
2 stars
4 stars  
3/2008   Laura Austin
100+ Dives
 
Laguna Beach Resort Full report N   Utila   Utila is, for the Caribbean, a fairly difficult destination. Being so close to Roatan it is a good alternate week location with a... Full report  
3 stars
2 stars  
2/2008   David J Yob
250+ Dives
 
Anthony's Key Resort Full report N   Roatan, Bay Islands   Anthony's Key Resort is a lovely place, well run, with a fleet of first class dive boats. Most of the dive sites are just a few m... Full report  
1 stars
3 stars  
2/2008   Steve Easter
250+ Dives
 
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Mayan Divers/ Mayan Princess Full report N   Roatan   Liber and Anja can help fledgling photographers and will indulge the most camera-loving of divers. They have desire to look for (... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
2/2008   Carol K Hollenshead
250+ Dives
 
Barefoot Cay Diving/ [Barefoot Cay Full report N   [N/A]   BAREFOOT CAY IS A WONDERFUL PLACE TO STAY. THE LUXURY BEACHFRONT BUNGALOWS HAVE SPACIOUS BEDROOMS WITH VERY COMFORTABLE BEDS, BALI... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
2/2008   TIM STRUECKER
100+ Dives
 
Utila Aggressor Full report Y   Utila / Roatan   This was my first trip to Honduras, and aboard the Utila Aggressor. My flight left Washington Dulles at 4:30 AM and I arrived In S... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
2/2008   John DeBonis
100+ Dives
 
Seagrape Plantation Full report N   Roatan   We dived and stayed with Seagrape Plantation Resort. Overall we don't care much for West End or West Bay, Roatan. The shop is apa... Full report  
1 stars
3 stars  
1/2008   Natasha
<100 Dives
 
Reef House Resort Full report N   Roatan   My wife and I stayed at the Reef House Resort from 1/26/08 to 2/2/08. Overall impression was very good. The resort is small, 12 ro... Full report  
3 stars
4 stars  
1/2008   Watt Hinson
500+ Dives
 
Plantation Beach Resort Full report N   Cayos Cochinos   PLANTATION BEACH RESORT We came as a group of 7 divers, one of which was just certified. The luggage and dive equipment was de... Full report  
3 stars
4 stars  
1/2008   Don Beukers
1000+ Dives
 
Deep Blue Resort Full report N   Utila, Bay Islands   The hotel was very comfortable, the food was very good, timely and plentiful. The rooms were nice and cleaned very well including ... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
1/2008   Chad Engler
1000+ Dives
 
Paradise Island Full report N   Roatan   Resort has been repainting and servicing boats, piers and rooms. Few bugs--resort sprays daily (but no butterflies, either). Bring... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
1/2008   Mary Wicksten
1000+ Dives
 
Fantasy Island Full report N   Roatan   Traveled with a group of divers with varied experience from professionals to first timers in the ocean. Overall the trip was very... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
1/2008   Lesa McDermott
100+ Dives
 
Fantasy Island Full report N   Roatan   Fantasy Island is undergoing a renovation. We were looking for a bargain vacation and the cost for an all inclusive eight day/seve... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
12/2007   Christine Kuoni
100+ Dives
 
coco view Full report N   roatan   The corals are in absolutley perfect shape. Reminds me of Cayman 20 years ago. The dive boats are very comfortable. Hugh sponges, ... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
12/2007   Tom Trammell
250+ Dives
 
Utila Aggressor and Utila Dive Center Full report Y   Roatan, Utila   The good news is that this Aggressor boat is great and should get even better with the new boat to replace this one soon. Food... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
11/2007   Terry Specktor
250+ Dives
 
Fantasy Island Full report N   Roatan   Fantasy Island is currently be significantly updated. Our room was one of the more recent upgrades, room was clean and basic. Maid... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
11/2007   Joseph Stehn
100+ Dives
 
Deep Blue Full report N   Utila   Deep Blue (resort and dive operation) was a great and wonderful surprise for our group of 3 - it far surpassed our expectations in... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
10/2007   Susan Titus
250+ Dives
 
Deep Blue Utila Full report N   Utila   If you want to see whale sharks, this is the operation; they will put you in the right place. Literally one of the two people in ... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
8/2007   Chip Clay
500+ Dives
 
Subway Water Sports/ Barefoot Cay Full report N   Roatan   Experience has taught us that our group prefers a small, intimate resort with comfortable rooms, good food, easy access to good di... Full report  
3 stars
4 stars  
7/2007   Kevin Harvill, Scott Pillifant
100+ Dives
 
Utila Aggressor Full report Y   Utila and Roatan   The crew is phenomenal! Captain Eddy, divemasters Nestor and Sasha, cook Candy and steward John all do an excellent job of making ... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
9/2007   James D. Heckelman
1000+ Dives
 
Fantasy Island Full report N   Roatan   Bob and I decided to go back to an old favorite in Roatan – Fantasy Island for our anniversary week this year. After a long fl... Full report  
4 stars
2 stars  
5/2007   Pat Sinclair
100+ Dives
 
Reef House Resort Full report N   Bay Islands   Because of Internet research, we had a very good idea of what the resort was like. This meant that we were expecting a friendly, ... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
4/2007   John Woolley
100+ Dives
 
Utila Aggressor Full report Y   Utila   This crew, Captain Eddy, Nestor and Sasha, were a delight. They spoiled us terribly and were very knowledgeable about the location... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
9/2007   Danee Hubbs
100+ Dives
 
Utila Aggressor/ same Full report N   Utila   Capt. Eddy, Nestor and the crew were terrific! Our week was most enjoyable diving. I only went for 1 reason-to find bluebell tun... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
6/2007   Rainer & Kristin Farrag
250+ Dives
 
Utila Aggressor Full report Y   Utila   Even though the trip was cut short by the arrival of hurricane Felix, the facilities were absolutely fine. The crew was unparallel... Full report  
5 stars
1 stars  
9/2007   Gabriel I. Peñagarícano
500+ Dives
 
Coco View Full report N   Roatan   The dive crew, Marco, divemaster and Gringo, boat captain were outstanding. I quickly learned to stay close to Marco because ... Full report  
4 stars
3 stars  
3/2007   Michael P. Risolo
250+ Dives
 
Sueno del Mar Full report N   [N/A]   [ I recently enjoyed a couple of weeks with Sueno del Mar on Roatan's west end. This is my kind of place. Comfortable clean room... Full report  
3 stars
3 stars  
5/2007   Bill Edell
100+ Dives
 
Fantasy Island Full report N   Roatan, Bay Islands   The Good: the beach was great, the resort grounds were kept beautifully, the monkeys did something to make us laugh every day, the... Full report  
3 stars
3 stars  
4/2007   Liz Morini
100+ Dives
 
Utila Aggressor Full report Y   Bay Islands   Our week’s charter on Utila Aggressor in the Bay Islands of Honduras was overshadowed by the dreadful performance of Continental A... Full report  
2 stars
5 stars  
5/2007   Martha & Jeff Hubbard
1000+ Dives
 
Fantasy Island Full report N   Roatan   Fantasy Island is a dedicated dive resort that someone invested substantial funds in establishing. Unfortunately, the facility ha... Full report  
2 stars
3 stars  
5/2007   David Pex
100+ Dives
 
Fantasy Island Full report N   Roatan   We went as a small group to Fantasy Island because of the good value (dive package, all inclusive food). The airport transfer went... Full report  
1 stars
3 stars  
4/2007   James Fillmore
<100 Dives
 
Fantasy Island/ Fantasy Island Resort Full report N   Roatan   Unfortunately, the resort and dive operation suffers from lack of maintenance. Three of the four compressors were down - we misse... Full report  
2 stars
4 stars  
5/2007   John and Marilyn Walker
1000+ Dives
 
inn of last resort Full report N   roatan   After 6 years it was great to go back to Roatan and the Inn of Last Resort.The resort is the same, great rooms and very comfortabl... Full report  
3 stars
3 stars  
5/2007   keith davies
1000+ Dives
 
CocoView/ CocoView Resort Full report N   Roatan   Had an awesome experience. I was certified last year in SoCal and had only 12 dives so this was a brand new experience for me. 1... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
4/2007   Karen Card
<100 Dives
 
Utila Aggressor Full report Y   Utila/Roatan   My wife and I had not been to Honduras since 1994 and decided to try it again. We should have stayed home. This was perhaps the ... Full report  
2 stars
3 stars  
3/2007   David Reubush
500+ Dives
 
Utila Aggressor Full report Y   Utila   Give and Take There were 13 passengers aboard the Utila Aggressor for 5 1/2 days of diving with 7 days total. 3 O/W Instruct... Full report  
2 stars
2 stars  
4/2007   Tony Flaris
250+ Dives
 
Subway Water Sports/ Palmetto Bay Full report N   Roatan   The rain (off and on) and wind kept us on the south side of the island. Over the week, we saw very few fish over a few inches. No ... Full report  
2 stars
4 stars  
11/2006   Dennis Lewis
<100 Dives
 
Reef Gliders Full report N   Roatan   Reef Gliders is owner operated – a professional, friendly, laid back dive shop. All dives are right out the back of the shop and ... Full report  
3 stars
3 stars  
2/2007   Dawn Neely
<100 Dives
 
Bay Island Beach Resort Full report N   Roatan   BIBR was a wonderful place the small resort allowed you to have between 5-10 divers per boat (I watched one boat go out with just ... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
2/2007   Michael Kreeger
<100 Dives
 
Inn Of Last Resort Full report N   Roatan   Was very impressed with the friendliness and service of the staff and owners (Donna and Andy). Rooms are extremely large, food wa... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
2/2007   Wayne Warren-Angelucci
1000+ Dives
 
TGI Diving/ Henry Morgan Resort Full report N   Roatan   This was our first time on this part of Roatan, having only been to Fantasy Island a few times before. Henry Morgan Resort is an a... Full report  
4 stars
3 stars  
1/2007   Phil Riley
100+ Dives
 
Utila Agressor Full report Y   Utila   We just got back from a wonderful week of diving aboard the Utila Agressor. The weather was warm and sunny and the seas were fairl... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
2/2007   Gary W Brown
100+ Dives
 
CoCo View Full report N   Roatan, Bay Islands   The diving at this resort is extremely convenient. There are two walls, both extending several hundred meters, in opposite direct... Full report  
3 stars
4 stars  
12/2006   Dean Knudson
250+ Dives
 
CoCo View Full report N   Roatan   Been to CoCoView many times and it continues to get better; Rooms are basic, but clean; maid service good. Food continues to get b... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
12/2006   Ron Hyatt
<100 Dives
 
Fantasy Island/ Fantasy Island resort Full report N   Roatan   The dive operation was not crowded when we were there Novebmer 4-11. We averaged 8 people on the boat for morning dives and 6 for... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
11/2006   Christopher S. Mohr
100+ Dives
 
Fantasy Island Full report N   Roatan   I was pleasantly surprised by the quality of the Fantasy Island accommodations and food, and the level of service. The all-in... Full report  
2 stars
4 stars  
10/2006   David Cuoio
100+ Dives
 
Fantasy Island divers Full report N   Roatan   Fantasy Island is a well maintained hotel with simple, but clean and adequate rooms, with working phones and television. The chec... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
7/2006   Craig M Smith
250+ Dives
 
Deep Blue Resort Full report N   Utila island   Steve and Matt are excellent DI's and boat Captain, Swinn, was outstanding. Di's very focused on your safety and diving enjoyment.... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
3/2006   Martha
<100 Dives
 
Dockside Dive Center/ CoCoView Full report N   Roatan   The visibility was good for divers but down for snorkelers. The deeper you got the visibility improved and would differ from earl... Full report  
3 stars
5 stars  
8/2006   Sandy Oliver
100+ Dives
 
Inn of Last Resort Full report N   Roatan   Owners are tring to sell resort which led to poor management of dive operation. Our divemaster was good but overworked. Manageme... Full report  
3 stars
3 stars  
12/2005   Marc and Anne Bressman
250+ Dives
 
Fantasy Island Divers/ Fantasy Island Full report N   Roatan   Good - dive operation was well run, divemasters courteous and willing to find requested species. Boat staff helpful getting diver... Full report  
3 stars
5 stars  
9/2006   Theresa Aranda
250+ Dives
 
Utila Dive Center (UDC)/ Mango Inn Full report N   Utila, Honduras   Mary and I decided to try something different so I inquired with Gene Dold at Aqua Dreams Travel. He recommended Utila as a diffe... Full report  
3 stars
4 stars  
5/2006   Russ Battisto
500+ Dives
 
fantasy island Full report N   roatan   food and rooms were ok, service and diving was great, both Darren our dive master, and Moses boat capt. were great made our trip a... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
6/2006   Gary Kolb
<100 Dives
 
Inn of Last Resort Full report N   Roatan   My husband and I love the island of Roatan, easy diving, reefs teaming with life, photo opportunities especially macro everywhere ... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
5/2006   Leslie and Mike Bardelli
500+ Dives
 
Coco View Full report N   [N/A]   The new management at Coco View is a vast improvement. Although they were having trouble with the generators, we always had hot w... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
6/2006   Suzanne
100+ Dives
 
Utila Aggressor Full report Y   [N/A]   Although getting to the Utila Aggressor isn't too difficult, it could be better. We landed in San Pedro Sula and waited in t... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
8/2006   Wayne McNab
500+ Dives
 
Utila Aggressor Full report Y   Utila   Travel to Utila is a little tricky. You fly a major carrier to mainland Honduras or Roatan and take a Sosa or Atlantic Airlines to... Full report  
3 stars
3 stars  
2/2006   Richard Clark
250+ Dives
 
Laguna Beach Resort Full report N   Utila   Simply wonderful. From the time you arrived into the resort's care - you were treated like royalty. They try to take care of ever... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
5/2006   Barbara L. Petrecca
250+ Dives
 
Bananarama Full report N   Roatan   Have been to Roatan before and had beautiful dive conditions. This was not one of those time. My group of 12 divers was on islan... Full report  
1 stars
1 stars  
12/2005   Jim Schoeneck
100+ Dives
 
dockside/ cocoview Full report N   rotan   cocoview still atop notch dive resort for divers.food&lodging was fine,diving great.shore diving great & easy.we spent 2 weeks the... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
1/2006   mike&elaine jerome
100+ Dives
 
CoCo View/ Coco View Resort Full report N   Roatan   This is a well run, low-key resort. It is primarily for more experienced divers and photagraphers. Two boat dives per day with ... Full report  
4 stars
2 stars  
7/2006   Ron Coombs
<100 Dives
 
CoCoView Resortr Full report N   Roatan   Flew down from Toronto (direct flight very nice). we were met at the airport by Nora from CoCoView. Nora was very efficient and ... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
2/2006   Tim Butcher
500+ Dives
 
Inn of Last Resort Full report N   Roatan   Resort was well run with very responsive owners on site as well as an excellant manager and staff. Food was good to very good ( in... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
8/2006   Jerry Van Zante
250+ Dives
 
Utila Aggressor Full report Y   Utila   We thought we would try a different destination in the Bay Islands, having been to Roatan before, to see if viz and fish life wou... Full report  
3 stars
4 stars  
6/2006   Lorna Weible
250+ Dives
 
Utila Dive Lodge Full report N   Utila   Utila Dive Lodge provided basic lodging, good food, and terrific diving. The deck over the water was a great place to relax in the... Full report  
4 stars
3 stars  
5/2006   Sherrie Barker
<100 Dives
 
Paya Bay Resort Full report N   Roatan   Paya Bay Resort offers diving without the crowds. We didn't see another dive boat during the week we were there. Hurricane damage ... Full report  
3 stars
4 stars  
5/2006   Sherrie Barker
<100 Dives
 
Inn of Last Resort/ Inn of Last Resort Full report N   Roatan   I had a decent experience when our club went to the Inn of Last Resort for a week in the beginning of May, 2006, but "decent" is l... Full report  
1 stars
3 stars  
5/2006   Samuel jOHNSON
250+ Dives
 
Fantasy Island Full report N   Roatan   Nice resort, well maintained grounds, lots of animals to keep you entertained, especially the six monkeys. Very relaxing place....... Full report  
2 stars
4 stars  
6/2006   Frank Evans
100+ Dives
 
Reef House Resort Full report N   Roatan   The Good: Located at the East end of the island, far from the crowds of West End (never saw another divegroup the whole week), us... Full report  
3 stars
4 stars  
1/2006   Jerri Moore
100+ Dives
 
Inn of Last Resort Full report N   [Roatan   ILR doesn’t supply many amenities in the rooms, no hair dryer, no TV and worst of all, no alarm clock. Be aware, and remember to ... Full report  
3 stars
2 stars  
5/2006   Pat Sinclair
100+ Dives
 
Inn of Last Resort Full report N   [Roatan   ILR doesn’t supply many amenities in the rooms, no hair dryer, no TV and worst of all, no alarm clock. Be aware, and remember to ... Full report  
3 stars
2 stars  
5/2006   Pat Sinclair
100+ Dives
 
Coco View Full report N   Roatan   The Good . . the BAD . . the UGLY . . . well I will tap into this at the end . . but lets say DELTA is not on ANY of my future tra... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
4/2006   Mark A. Hicks
500+ Dives
 
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