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Utila Aggressor Full report Y   Utila and Roatan   This 7 day trip consists of 3 1/2 days of diving at Utila and 2 days of diving at Roatan. At Utila, the Aggressor dives both the n... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
3/2009   Michael J. Millet
1000+ Dives
 
Coconut Tree Divers/ Private condo Full report N   Roatan   As a diver with over 37 years of underwater experience, I often find myself being more than a bit critical on the nuances of dive ... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
2/2009   David Shirley
1000+ Dives
 
Anthony's Key Resort Full report N   Roatan   Locker facilities are a nice touch right at the boat dock area. Can get crowded when all boats arrive at the same time after a div... Full report  
4 stars
3 stars  
1/2009   Colin Zylka
1000+ Dives
 
CoCo View Full report N   Roatan   Great dive ops; my boat had Jessie/Ruben as a team and they keep the diving fun/instructive while watching out for the reefs and d... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
12/2008   Ron Hyatt
500+ Dives
 
Dockside Dive/ CoCo View Full report N   Roatan   We had never been to Roatan before and had heard that due to the amount of tourists it was not that good for diving. We were in f... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
7/2008   Roy and Cheri Small
100+ Dives
 
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CoCo View Resort Full report N   Roatan   CoCo View caters to divers in every way. Its location is ideal, stretching out on a narrow beach near two 100+ ft. deep walls, on... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
4/2008   Paul Selden
250+ Dives
 
Anthonys Key Full report N   Roatan   AKR is an outstanding resort,They pick you up on a bus from the airport, You start to make freinds before you hit the water.After ... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
10/2008   jerry
100+ Dives
 
Bay Island Beach Resort Full report N   Roatan   A dozen divers went to Bay Island Beach Resort (BIBR) in June. I was the group leader. The diving was great, and their meet and ... Full report  
4 stars
3 stars  
6/2008   Lucie Offerle
250+ Dives
 
Anthony's Key Resort Full report N   [N/A]   We stayed at Anthony's Key Resort and it is worth every penny. It was like going to summer camp but for adults. There were so ma... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
9/2008   Dean Parrish
100+ Dives
 
Dive Utopia/ Utopia Village Full report N   Utila   I went with a group of 14 from Texas. Utopia is pretty remote, so bring along a sense of adventure. We started our journey from A... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
8/2008   Mark Rosseisen
500+ Dives
 
Anthony's Key Resort Full report N   Roatan   AKR is a Top Notch Resort; everything runs like a well oiled machine and if there is a glitch -it's worked out quickly without hes... Full report  
4 stars
2 stars  
8/2008   Jayne Goocher
1000+ Dives
 
Bay Island Beach Resort Full report N   Roatan   The staff at the resort went out of their way to make our stay wonderful! Of all the places we have stayed in Roatan, Bay Island ... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
8/2008   Ted Kern
1000+ Dives
 
Fantasy Island Full report N   [N/A]   I took a group to Fantasy Island 10 years ago and was unhappy with it. Since then I've taken groups to different resorts in Roatan... Full report  
3 stars
4 stars  
8/2008   Roger
1000+ Dives
 
utila aggressor Full report N   utila roatan   Utila Aggressor, as are most Aggressors, is a very well done operation; they have it all down and are professional as well as cong... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
5/2008   deb berglund
500+ Dives
 
Anthony's Key Resort Full report N   Roatan   AKR is highly overrated. Our room was 86 degrees with AC on full blast, room not very clean, small, poorly laid out and very over... Full report  
1 stars
3 stars  
5/2008   deb berglund
500+ Dives
 
Pura Vida Full report N   Roatan   This was our 3rd trip to Roatan (March 1998, Feb 2000). We stayed 2 weeks on the island, renting a house in West End. We walked da... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
12/2007   Randy Klumph
250+ Dives
 
Anthony's Key Resort Full report N   Roatan   This holiday was planned around Anthony's Key Summer Dolphin Camp for my granddaughters, 5 and 8. They had a wonderful time! The... Full report  
2 stars
4 stars  
8/2008   Don Acheson
1000+ Dives
 
Barefoot Divers/ Barefoot Cay Full report N   Roatan   As a follow-up to last year's report on Barefoot Cay we would like to inform the readers that the new dive operation is open and f... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
7/2008   Kevin Harvill, Scott Pillifant
100+ Dives
 
Anthony's Key Full report N   Roatan   The "no-see-ums" were terrible! My daughter is in the hospital because of the bites. We took my grandson (8 years old) to An... Full report  
2 stars
4 stars  
7/2008   William
500+ Dives
 
Kids Sea Camp/ Anthony's Key Resort Full report N   Roatan   If you're looking for a bargain trip, you like land-based operations and structured diving and you're a diver with not a lot ... Full report  
2 stars
5 stars  
8/2008   Doris Schaffer/ Miguel Jorge
1000+ Dives
 
Coconut Tree Divers/ Paradise Beach Club Full report N   Roatan   I looked at the dive resorts like Anthonys Key, Bay Island Beach Resort, Inn of Last Resort, etc in doing my research. They offer ... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
5/2007   Gareth Richards
100+ Dives
 
Reef House Resort Full report N   Roatan   My wife and I stayed at the Reef House Resort for a week and overall we enjoyed our stay. The resort is rustic and it is mainly ge... Full report  
3 stars
4 stars  
3/2007   Marco Accattatis
100+ Dives
 
Fantasy Island Full report N   Roatan   This was our first trip to Roatan. We were with a large group. The Fantasy Island staff picked up our luggage and transported us t... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
6/2008   Vance Esler
<100 Dives
 
GiGi Divers/ N/A Full report N   Roatan   This was my first trip to Roatan and I was very impressed with the profusion of growth on the reefs and especially on some of t... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
6/2008   Don Anderson
250+ Dives
 
Octpus/ Blue Bahia Full report N   Roatan   Roatan – Blue Bahia June 14 – 21 2008. My wife, son and I stayed at the Blue Bahia Resort, a small “boutique” resort on Roatan ... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
6/2008   Richard Rigg
<100 Dives
 
CoCo View Full report N   Roatan   Back to CoCoView again; the rooms are basic, but comfortable; A/C working. Plenty of good food; breakfast to order and buffets for... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
6/2008   Ron Hyatt
500+ Dives
 
Wet and Wild Divers/ Las Rocas Full report N   Roatan   Wet and Wild Divers at Las Rocas This was my first dive trip to Roatan and our group of six was impressed with the intensi... Full report  
2 stars
3 stars  
6/2008   Don Anderson
250+ Dives
 
CoCoView Full report N   [N/A]   We spent the week of May 17-24, 2008 at CocoView Resort in Roatan. This trip was essentially a repeat of our 2005 trip except that... Full report  
3 stars
4 stars  
5/2008   Darren Dawson
250+ Dives
 
TGI Diving/ Paradise Beach Club Full report N   Roatan   Hands down this is the best dive vacation that we have had yet! Two things were the main contributors to this experience; our div... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
9/2007   Jeff Newhook
<100 Dives
 
Bay Islands Beach Resort Full report N   Roatan   BAY ISLANDS BEACH RESORT, ROATAN Five divers arrived on the late afternoon Catamaran ferry from La Ceiba and were met at the te... Full report  
4 stars
3 stars  
2/2008   Don Beukers
500+ Dives
 
Fantasy Island Resort Full report N   Roatan   This was my second visit to Roatan and first time staying on this side of the island. Sea conditions in the mornings were a littl... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
3/2008   Ken Teleis
250+ Dives
 
Utopia Village Full report N   Utila   Utopia Village was established over a year ago by seven partners. It’s like a beach house rented by friends. Nobody is in charge... Full report  
1 stars
3 stars  
3/2008   Richard Sinnott
1000+ Dives
 
inn of last resort Full report N   roatan   resort is changing hands and it is unclear what will change.they stated it will remain as a dive resort but not sure if it will be... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
10/2007   joe tedesco
250+ Dives
 
Fantasy Island Full report N   Roatan   First 3 days were calm and then the windy got up and we had 5 foot swells. Good size boat with 12-16 divers and one dive master, a... Full report  
3 stars
4 stars  
4/2008   Norman Ross
500+ Dives
 
Laquana Beach Full report N   Utila   Great rooms, food not great, no variety really. Diving was poor as far as I was concerned, just over dove. Lot's of little macro c... Full report  
2 stars
5 stars  
4/2008   Vickie
250+ Dives
 
anthony's key resort/ anthony' key resort Full report N   roatan   the room heated up to 87 degrees every day with the air on full. the service was at the desk was not good. they padded my bill , ... Full report  
2 stars
4 stars  
3/2008   michael braunstein
250+ Dives
 
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
 
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
 
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