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Dive Review of Fantasy Island in
Honduras/Roatan

February, 2013, an Instant Reader Report by Michele Berg, MO, US (1 report)
Report Number 7242
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Reporter and Travel
Dive Experience
101-250 dives
Where else diving
Bonaire, Curacao, St. Kitts/Nevis, Jamaica, Cozumel, Cancun, Cabo San
Lucas, Florida Keys, Caymans, Monterey CA, various quarries
Closest Airport
Getting There

		

Dive Conditions

Weather
sunny, windy, rainy, cloudy  
Seas
choppy  
Water Temp
74   to 78    Fahrenheit  
Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility
  to    Feet  
 
Dive Policy
Dive own profile
yes  
 
Enforced diving restrictions  
Recreational Limits, 45 minute max dive time  
Liveaboard?
no 
Nitrox Available?
yes 
What I saw
Sharks
Lots 
Mantas
1 or 2 
Dolphins
None 
Whale Sharks
None 
Turtles
None 
Whales
None 
Ratings 1 (worst)- 5 (best):
Corals
  3 stars
Tropical Fish
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Underwater Photography  1 (worst)- 5 (best):
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Boat Facilities
N/A
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Ratings and Overall Comments  1 (worst)- 5 (best):
Accommodations
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Food
1 stars
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Snorkeling
N/A  
 
 

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Beginners
3 stars   
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Comments  
My husband and I had a week's stay at this hotel, along with our scuba
club. The property has some very serious issues which are not being dealt
with, and which were never addressed by staff, even after numerous reports
by guests.

One of the most serious is that the resort has four pet monkeys that reside
on property. While initially we thought them quite cute, by the end of the
week, we realized what a major problem they are. First and foremost, they
continually get into the dining area and can be seen walking all over the
food on the buffet. We saw one lick peanut butter out of a communal dish.
They feed themselves at will, and only occasionally will the staff give a
half-hearted effort at chasing them out. Additionally, the monkeys are in
the habit of taking things. One in our group had his phone stolen, and
could not find it. Twice we chased them out of ...
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