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Dive Review of Bananarama Diving Resort/Bananarama Dive and Beach Resort in
Honduras/Roatan

March, 2013, an Instant Reader Report by Lindsay Battles, CA, US
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Report Number 6933
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Reporter and Travel
Dive Experience
51-100 dives
Where else diving
Cozumel, Riviera Maya, Turks & Caicos, BVI, Spain, Zanzibar
Closest Airport
Getting There

		

Dive Conditions

Weather
sunny, cloudy, dry  
Seas
calm, choppy  
Water Temp
77   to 79    Fahrenheit  
Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility
  to    Feet  
 
Dive Policy
Dive own profile
?  
 
Enforced diving restrictions  
Depth limits were generally enforced, although experienced divers with
computers were allowed to dive their own profile. Most dives ended at 50-55
minutes irrespective of how much air divers had.  
Liveaboard?
no 
Nitrox Available?
yes 
What I saw
Sharks
None 
Mantas
None 
Dolphins
None 
Whale Sharks
None 
Turtles
> 2 
Whales
None 
Ratings 1 (worst)- 5 (best):
Corals
  5 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
N/A
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Shore Facilities  
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Comments
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Ratings and Overall Comments  1 (worst)- 5 (best):
Accommodations
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Food
2 stars
Service and Attitude
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Shore Diving  
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Snorkeling
4 stars  
 
 

Overall Rating

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Beginners
5 stars   
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Comments  
We spent 8 days with Bananarama Dive Resort. The dive operation is top
notch; the resort had some serious issues. Overall, we had a great
experience and can't wait to return to Roatan. We would absolutely dive
with Bananarama again but would stay somewhere else. 

First things first, the diving: We made 14 dives, all in the West Bay beach
area. The diving exceeded our expectations in most respects. The marine
environment seemed very healthy with gorgeous coral and generally abundant
reef fish (in addition to the usual suspects, we encountered the elusive
Rainbow Parrotfish, stunning Blue Parrotfish, sharp-nosed eels). Almost
every dive featured the appearance of one or more tu
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