Main Menu
Join Undercurrent on Facebook

The Private, Exclusive Guide for Serious Divers Since 1975 | |
For Divers since 1975
The Private, Exclusive Guide for Serious Divers Since 1975
Join Undercurrent on Facebook
"Best of the Web: scuba tips no other
source dares to publish" -- Forbes

Dive Review of Coconut Tree Divers/Seagrape Plantation in
Honduras/Roatan, Bay Islands

August, 2004, an Instant Reader Report by Stephanie Voris, FL, USA
Report Number 1982
Subscribers: Submit Your Reader Report Here
Subscribe Now Questions?
Subscribers can send this reviewer an email directly from here.
Reporter and Travel
Dive Experience
251-500 dives
Where else diving
Australia, Fiji, Grand Cayman, Grand Turk, Belize, Costa Rica, Curacao,
Bahamas, Florida Keys, Ft. Lauderdale, FL, St. Martin
Closest Airport
Getting There


Dive Conditions

Water Temp
80   to 85    Fahrenheit  
Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility
50   to 80    Feet  
Dive Policy
Dive own profile
Enforced diving restrictions  
We were given a profile with depth and time limits.  You could explore a
bit by yourself but the divemaster liked to keep the group together as much
as possible.  It was an understanding that everyone would stay together but
we didn't have to be single file.  
Nitrox Available?
What I saw
Whale Sharks
1 or 2 
Ratings 1 (worst)- 5 (best):
  5 stars
Tropical Fish
5 stars  
Small Critters
  4 stars
Large Fish
4 stars  
Large Pelagics
  3 stars
Underwater Photography  1 (worst)- 5 (best):
Subject Matter
Boat Facilities
Overall rating for UWP's  
Shore Facilities  
There were no special facilities for underwater cameras or photographers.
Ratings and Overall Comments  1 (worst)- 5 (best):
5 stars
4 stars
Service and Attitude
4 stars
Environmental Sensitivity  
Dive Operation
5 stars  
Shore Diving  
3 stars  

Overall Rating

Value for $$
3 stars   
4 stars    
Coconut Tree Divers is in the town of West End on Roatan.  They are run by
a husband and wife team that make you feel extremely welcome.  The boat is
spacious for divers and equipment and can accomodate up to 16 divers. 
There was a maximum of 10 divers when I was there.  They also have a full
service classroom and certify many levels of divers.  The divemasters are
very friendly and safety concious.  They will give you a profile and time
limit for the dive and ask that you stay within eyesight of the group.  If
you wander they will herd you back but they are not tapping on their tanks
constantly to keep the group tight and bumping into each other.  They also
point out a lot of sea life during each dive, whether it be small or big. 
Diving was very comfortable and relaxed with this outfit.  They are one of
the best bargains on Roatan having charged $15 per dive, including

I stayed at Seagrape Plantation which is a short walk from Coconut Tree
Divers.  Accomodations were very clean and comfortable with a hammock hung
on the front porch for afternoon naps.  Everything in West End was in
walking distance.  There are plenty of restaurants and shopping along the
main road.  It was a very relaxing and enjoyable trip. 
Leave a comment (Subscribers only -- 200 words max)

Subscribe Now
Subscribers can post comments, ask the reviewer questions, as well as getting immediate and complete access to ALL 403 dive reviews of Honduras and all other dive destinations. Complete access to all issues and Chapbooks is also included.

Bookmark and Share

Other dive reports on Coconut Tree Divers

All Honduras Dive Reviews and Reports
Diving Guide to Honduras
Diving Reviews for All Dive Destinations

Featured Links from Our Sponsors
Interested in becoming a sponsor?
Reef & Rainforest, Let our experience be your guide -- Reef and Rainforest
Reef & Rainforest
is an agency for travelers that like to scuba dive. Want to see dolphins, whale sharks, Mayan ruins? Let us plan your adventure to Honduras.

Want to assemble your own collection of Honduras reports in one place?
Use the Mini Chapbook Facility to create your personalized collection.

Note: The information here was reported by the author above, but has NOT been reviewed nor edited by Undercurrent prior to posting on our website. Please report any major problems by writing to us and referencing the report number above.

Want to get more articles like these and
other important scuba updates sent monthly to your email?
And a FREE Recent Issue of Undercurrent

Free Undercurrent Issue
Get our free monthly Online Update, and a sample issue!

Find in  

| Home | Online Members Area | My Account |
| Travel Index | Dive Gear Index | Health/Safety Index | Environment & Misc. Index | Seasonal Planner | Forums | Blogs | Free Articles | Book Picks | News |
| Dive Resort & Liveaboard Reviews | Featured Reports | Recent Issues | Back Issues | Login | Join | Special Offers | RSS | FAQ | About Us | Contact Us | Links |

Copyright © 1996-2017 Undercurrent (
3020 Bridgeway, Ste 102, Sausalito, Ca 94965
All rights reserved.