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CoCo View Resort N   Roatan   Just came back last night from a week at CoCo View Resort, Roatan, Honduras. It was our first trip to Roatan, but we've dived all... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
1/2013   Robert Barada
500+ Dives
 
CoCo View Resort N   Roatan   My wife and I have enjoyed diving at CoCoView resort for a number of years because of its relatively easy access from Chicago. Th... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
1/2013   Richard Talaga
250+ Dives
 
Fantasy Island N   Roatan   Fantasy Island resort is in need of TLC. The dive operations is solid and everyone there does an outstanding job. The underwater w... Full report  
3 stars
4 stars  
1/2013   Everette Strahl
500+ Dives
 
Reef House Resort N   Roatan   Reef House has new management last 6 months. Dave & Davey are Superb and very accomodating to your every need. Dave is a world-c... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
1/2013   Stephen J. Auer
100+ Dives
 
Splash Inn N   Roatan   This was a solid operation. Dive masters were experienced and helpful. Usually only maximum six divers per group/dive master. ... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
1/2013   Annette Lohman
500+ Dives
 
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Subway Watersports/ Turquoise Bay Resort N   Roatan   Subway does an outstanding service. Selvin was DM -- GREAT & makes sure dive group stays connected. We got a 30 minute extra tou... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
1/2013   Stephen J. Auer
100+ Dives
 
Las Rocas resort N   [N/A]   The good is the island itself and the people, and of course the diving, the bad is the amount of cash needed to tip everyone and t... Full report  
4 stars
3 stars  
12/2012   jeffrey france
250+ Dives
 
U Dive/ Utopia Dive Resort N   Utila   To begin, let me say that we had an absolutely fantastic time at Utopia Village and U Dive. Our party of four arrived on Dec 22 t... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
12/2012   Bonnie MacKenzie
100+ Dives
 
CoCo View Resort Full report N   Roatan   This was our 6th trip to CoCoView, for good reason. Seahorses on every dive, decorator crabs galore, juvenile spotted drums, pipe... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
10/2012   Suzanne H Stenson
250+ Dives
 
CoCo View Resort Full report N   Roatan   This was our 6th trip to CoCoView, for good reason. Seahorses on every dive, decorator crabs galore, juvenile spotted drums, pipe... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
10/2012   Suzanne H Stenson
250+ Dives
 
Deep Blue Utila N   Utila   Deep Blue Utila is like going home for me. I have been going here for several years. Swin the boat captain is the best. I have be... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
10/2012   Jim Willoughby
1000+ Dives
 
Laguna Beach Resort Full report N   Utila   Little no-seeum bugs were horrendous. Our entire group was bitten up all over. Rooms do have small bug repellent devices, which w... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
10/2012   Colin Zylka
1000+ Dives
 
Mayan Princess Divers/ Mayan Princess Resort Full report N   Roatan   I highly recommend the dive facility, even if you stay at another resort. Most of the customers on the boat were from other resor... Full report  
3 stars
5 stars  
8/2012   Elaine Matthews
1000+ Dives
 
Reef Gliders Full report N   Roatan   The Good: Reef Gliders was a great find! Upon my arrival in Roatan, I signed up with another dive shop to take the advanced op... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
8/2012   Rik Pavlescak
<100 Dives
 
Laguna Beach Resort Full report N   Utila   We had heard about Laguna Beach Resort from undercurrent.org and were not disappointed! Nice airconditioned cabins over the water... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
7/2012   Michelle Searles
100+ Dives
 
Anthony’s Key Resort Full report N   Roatan   Bring your bugspray and use it before you think you need it! The mosquitos are bad, but the "no-see-ems" or sand fleas are TERRIB... Full report  
3 stars
3 stars  
6/2012   desiree bell
1000+ Dives
 
Tropical Island Divers/ Paya Bay Resort Full report N   Roatan   My non-diving spouse and I look for uncrowded, somewhat off-the-beaten path destinations with decent diving plus a good beach for ... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
5/2012   Clem Clapp
250+ Dives
 
Anthony’s Key Resort Full report N   Roatan   Well-machined airport pickup--they'll fairly ask for tips for baggage handlers. AKR toted luggage from airport carasoul and depos... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
4/2012   Richard Morgan
250+ Dives
 
CoCo View Resort Full report N   Roatan   Trip with my 15 yo daughter, who did her cert referral dives at CCV. We flew from Boston to Roatan on Delta, connecting in Atlant... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
3/2012   Christopher Watt
250+ Dives
 
Subway Watersports/ Cruise Ship Full report N   Roatan   We were on a cruise ship that stopped in Roatan for one day. Since the cruise line refused to tell me who they were using for div... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
1/2012   Robert Halem
100+ Dives
 
Utila Aggressor Full report Y   Bay Islands   I had previously been on the "old" boat. This boat is great! It holds 18 passengers, which might get a little tight, but the wee... Full report  
4 stars
3 stars  
1/2012   Gari Sisk
1000+ Dives
 
Utila Aggressor Full report Y   Utilla/Roatan   We had a full boat with 16 pax (can hold 18 but would be tight.) The rooms were comfortable. If I had one room complaint it was th... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
1/2012   elizabeth idell
500+ Dives
 
Utopia Villagae Full report N   Utila   Utopia runs a really great all-inclusive operation (extra for liquor, extra trips, etc.). Six of us flew from DCA to ATL to SAP t... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
1/2012   Eric Weiss
250+ Dives
 
TGI Diving/ Henry Morgan Resort Full report N   Roatan   My week of diving at the Henry Morgan Resort in Roatan in November of 2011 was a major disappointment. I should break it into two... Full report  
3 stars
5 stars  
11/2011   John Drummond
250+ Dives
 
Fantasy Island Full report N   Bay Islands - Roatan   I left on a wonderfully rainy and blustery day (NOT) from Louis Armstrong International airport (MSY) for Houston. I was due to l... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
9/2011   Patricia A. Sinclair
250+ Dives
 
CoCo View Resort Full report N   Roatan   The set up for your dive gear at CocoView is what all resorts should aim for. Each diver got a station in a garage like area with... Full report  
3 stars
3 stars  
7/2011   MR. MICHAEL RING
250+ Dives
 
TGI Diving/ Henry Morgan Beach Resort Full report N   Roatan   Once you got on the boat, the diving was good. However, Henry Morgan on Roatan is not a dive resort even though it has a dive ope... Full report  
3 stars
4 stars  
7/2011   Celia Liner
250+ Dives
 
Fantasy Island Full report N   Bay Islands - Roatan   18 hours 19 minutes in 19 dives (57.84 minutes per dive average) Fantasy Island – food average and somewhat indifferent at times... Full report  
4 stars
3 stars  
6/2011   Patricia A. Sinclair
250+ Dives
 
Utila Aggressor Full report Y   [N/A]   We had a great trip on this, our third Aggressor--they emphasize safety, comfort and effortless diving. Captain Nestor was a bund... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
6/2011   Nicola A Nelson
250+ Dives
 
CoCo View Resort Full report N   Roatan   The diving: If you’re interested in 24/7 diving CoCo View is the place for you as in addition to 2 daily boat trips you can grab a... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
5/2011   Debbie Pasich
500+ Dives
 
utopia dive/ utopia village Full report N   utila   The 737 stops at Roatan & so do most of the divers. From here it's a puddlejumper for the 20-minute flight to Utila at Sandy Bay. ... Full report  
3 stars
5 stars  
5/2011   W Glen Kitchens
500+ Dives
 
Utopia Full report N   Utilia   Coming from New England,it was a long travel day.We left Bradlee at 6:05 AM and arrived in Roatan at 9:47 AM their time there was ... Full report  
3 stars
4 stars  
4/2011   Ernie Plourde
1000+ Dives
 
Anthony’s Key Resort Full report N   Roatan   My wife and I traveled to Anthony's Key Resort (AKR) on the Honduran Bay Island of Roatan the final week of March, 2011. We flew C... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
3/2011   Gregory S. Yarnik
100+ Dives
 
Barefoot Divers/ Barefoot Cay Resort Full report N   Roatan   This resort seems to fly a bit under the radar, but it is an excellent resort and dive facility. All Barefoot Divers' dive master... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
3/2011   Todd Arrants
100+ Dives
 
Reef Gliders Full report N   West End Roatan   The Bad was we hadn't made contact with this dive shop before we left home, so we didn't realize all equipment was included (regs,... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
3/2011   Debra Ferguson
100+ Dives
 
Utila Aggressor Full report Y   Utila & Roatan   A new boat with excellent crew. Boat needs to add underboat flood lights and a stronger strobe for night dives, not enough wet sui... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
3/2011   John Dale Kennedy
100+ Dives
 
Aggressor Full report Y   Utila and Roatan   We went at the end of January, and just to get away from the godawful weather of the Midwest was reason enough to take this rela... Full report  
3 stars
5 stars  
2/2011   Ed Noga
500+ Dives
 
Atlantic Sea Divers/ Cocolobo Full report N   Roatan   Sea life in Roatan was less than I thought it would be. Saw some larger grouper and turtles, but no pelagics or other large fish.... Full report  
4 stars
3 stars  
2/2011   Michelle Pae
<100 Dives
 
Luna Beach Resort Full report N   Roatan   Luna Beach Resort is a modest establishment run by an ex-pat American. It is located on a quiet stretch of beach 10-minutes easy b... Full report  
3 stars
4 stars  
2/2011   Ron Riesenbach
<100 Dives
 
Deep Blue Utila Full report N   Utila   Many years ago, I visited Utila during Hurricane Mitch. During that visit, not being able to dive, I went for a walk and found tw... Full report  
3 stars
3 stars  
1/2011   Harriet Rhodes
250+ Dives
 
Reef House Resort Full report N   Roatan   This was my third and last visit to Reef House. The resort changed hands 4 or 5 years ago. Under the old management it was a low-... Full report  
1 stars
3 stars  
1/2011   Samuel B Johnson
250+ Dives
 
CoCo View Resort Full report N   [N/A]   Very laid back resort, staff very friendly. Limited food variety and meal times. There was about a 1 1/2 hour window for breakfa... Full report  
2 stars
5 stars  
12/2010   R Lichtenstein
1000+ Dives
 
Deep Blue Utila Full report N   Utila   The buildings and set-up at Deep Blue resort are very attractive, even photogenic. The rooms are very simple, e.g., no TV, and no... Full report  
1 stars
3 stars  
12/2010   Samuel B Johnson
250+ Dives
 
Utila Aggressor Full report Y   [N/A]   The Utila Aggressor II was impeccable -- just 6 weeks from her maiden voyage at the end of September 2010. From my perspective, t... Full report  
3 stars
5 stars  
12/2010   Fredda Lerner
500+ Dives
 
Anthony’s Key Resort Full report N   Rotatan   Food is very good at AKR, especially the desserts. They have a dedicated pastry chef who used to work for a cruise line. Dive oper... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
11/2010   Colin Zylka
1000+ Dives
 
Anthony’s Key Resort Full report N   Roatan   This was our second trip to Rotan. We stayed at Anthony’s Key Resort for the second time. They pick you up at the airport and gat... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
11/2010   Henry O Ziller
250+ Dives
 
Dockside Dive Center/ Coco View Resort] Full report N   Roatan   Nineteen divers and two vacationers made their way to CocoView resort on Roatan Island off the coast of Honduras this past Novembe... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
11/2010   Jeanne & Bill Downey
1000+ Dives
 
Octopus Dive Shop/ Blue Bahia Resort Full report N   Roatan   The main dive master's and manager's of this shop, Kent and his wife, are really amazing people. They made each dive interesting ... Full report  
3 stars
5 stars  
11/2010   Renee Alaksa
<100 Dives
 
Reef House Resort Full report N   Roatan   I have been to Roatan before and stayed at Fantasy Island the last time there I felt that it was in need of upgrading/putting mo... Full report  
3 stars
3 stars  
10/2010   Corey Martin
250+ Dives
 
Anthony’s Key Resort Full report N   [N/A]Roatan   [None]Anthony's Key is organized and efficient. Food was excellent, and Chilean wine ( cost extra) satisfactory . Weather in Septe... Full report  
4 stars
3 stars  
9/2010   Larry Schnabel
500+ Dives
 
Laguna Beach Resort Full report N   Bay Islands, Honduras   Laguna Beach Resort has it all, dolphins, turtles, eagle rays, sting rays, nurse sharks, tarpon, permit, whale sharks (and on a pr... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
9/2010   Kerry Lytle
500+ Dives
 
CoCo View Resort Full report N   Roatan Island   THE CORAL SPAWN: A PERSONAL CHRONICLE Vivian Weber-Pagel Wisconsin, USA The full moon of August had arrived, and the Hond... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
8/2010   Vivian Weber-Pagel
1000+ Dives
 
Captain Morgan's/ Hotel Kayla Full report N   N. Utila   the good: staff and owners were good, friendly, helpful(esp., Lucy); diving was about AVERAGE and better than Cozumel '09; costs ... Full report  
3 stars
4 stars  
7/2010   Eldon Okazaki
1000+ Dives
 
Reef House Resort Full report N   Roatan   Reef House Resort FACILITY: on small cay reached by boat opposite Oak Ridge town, an hour's drive by winding road from airport and... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
7/2010   Jill Rain
250+ Dives
 
CoCo View Resort Full report N   [Roatan]   [This is my eighth annual visit, which qualifies me as a "coconut", you qualify after 5 visits. The accomodations, while not luxu... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
6/2010   Paul E Vitkus
1000+ Dives
 
Utila Aggressor Full report Y   Utila & Roatan   The boat is worn out and in need of retro work. But it was acceptable due to the new Utila boat coming down in three weeks and thi... Full report  
5 stars
3 stars  
6/2010   John Miller
100+ Dives
 
Reef House Resort Full report N   Roatan   RHR is outstanding for divers who want to dive - 3 tanks from the boat each day, and as much as you want from shore (wind permitti... Full report  
5 stars
5 stars  
5/2010   Brad Ford
1000+ Dives
 
Royal Playa Resort Full report N   Roatan   My wife and I chose Royal Playa Resort based on Undercurrent reviews of resort as well as financial consideration. We had contemp... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
5/2010   Mark & Jan
250+ Dives
 
Subway Watersports/ Torquoise Bay Resort Full report N   Roatan Island   Remote resort ( just as we like it ) three star resort with a five star attitude & service. Spacious rooms in sets of three.(very ... Full report  
3 stars
3 stars  
5/2010   Danna & Kevin May
<100 Dives
 
Bay Islands Aggressor Full report Y   Utila, Roatan   I didn't rate the accommodation as high knowing that the new Utila Aggressor II will be in service shortly. From all accounts it w... Full report  
3 stars
3 stars  
4/2010   John Augsbury
1000+ Dives
 
Fantasy Island Full report N   Roatan   Fantasy Island physically is a wonderful layout but is lacking maintenance and money to keep it first class. Beds were poor, slept... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
2/2010   D, Demming
1000+ Dives
 
Plantation Beach Resort Full report N   Cayos Cochinos   Cayos Cochinos You can mark this as one of the best dive values in the world right now! Getting there: Several airlines fly to S... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
2/2010   Daniel O. Benson
1000+ Dives
 
Utila Aggressor Full report Y   Bay Islands   Booked the boat back in April, 2009 for 12 pax. Was told there would be a new boat by 2010 for 18 pax, so we booked another coupl... Full report  
2 stars
3 stars  
2/2010   Gari Sisk
1000+ Dives
 
Utila Aggressor Full report Y   Utila & Roatan   This was our second liveaboard. We loved it! The rooms on the boat were small, but you don't spend much time in your room. (Util... Full report  
3 stars
4 stars  
11/2009   Alice R.
100+ Dives
 
Dockside Dive Center/ CoCo View Resort Full report N   Roatan   Stayed in an over the water bungalow. Room was good and the shower had great water pressure. We dove 4 to five times a day. Div... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
8/2009   Richard Whittaker
100+ Dives
 
Reef House Full report N   Roatan   Reef House picked up and returned guests to the airport as part of the cost. Rooms could use some redecorating but were comfortabl... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
8/2009   Lee Skinner
1000+ Dives
 
Anthony's Key Full report N   Roatan   This was the 4th 0f 4 dive destinations with the Carnival Legend cruise ship.We were picked up by bus from the dock, and went for ... Full report  
2 stars
4 stars  
7/2009   Ron & Dawn Steedman
250+ Dives
 
CocoView Full report N   Roatan   I have dove at CocoView annually for the past 5 years and already have reservations to go back next year in 2010. Dive operations... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
5/2009   Paul Vitkus
1000+ Dives
 
fantasy island Full report N   [N/A]   The worst rooms and food (stewed octopus and beef tongue on the same night and nothing else edible most nights) we have ever had i... Full report  
3 stars
5 stars  
5/2009   linda halaska
500+ Dives
 
Reef House Resort Full report N   Roatan   My dive buddy and I were at the Reef House Resort from 5/23 to 5/31 for a week of diving. Trip arragnements were made using their ... Full report  
3 stars
5 stars  
5/2009   Watt Hinson
500+ Dives
 
Subway Watersports/ Turquoise Bay Resort Full report N   Roatan   Submarine Watersports is a 2-shop dive operation with another branch a few miles away; overlapping site territories. Generally st... Full report  
4 stars
5 stars  
5/2009   Mark Bruscke
100+ Dives
 
Deep Blue Utila Resort Full report N   Utila   We recently made a trip to Utila and stayed at Deep Blue Utila Resort. First, let us say that the resort, itself, was great. Clean... Full report  
5 stars
4 stars  
4/2009   Deb
250+ Dives
 
Las Rocas Full report N   Roatan   The good - small intimate resort sandwiched along a long beach with several larger more commerical resorts. Great staff. Dive sho... Full report  
4 stars
4 stars  
4/2009   Bill Markley
<100 Dives
 
Laguna Beach Resort Full report N   Utila   The Laguna Beach Resort (LBR) is a 10 minute boat ride from Utila Town. It is off by itself. Nice and quiet. The cabanas are very ... Full report  
3 stars
4 stars  
3/2009   Michael J. Millet
1000+ Dives
 
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