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Dive Review of Captain Don's Habitat in
Bonaire/Near Downtown

Captain Don's Habitat: "Captain Don's Resort", Jan, 2018,

by Gary N. Ring, GA, US ( 1 report with 2 Helpful votes). Report 10284 has 2 Helpful votes.

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Ratings and Overall Comments 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Accommodations For Subscribers Only Food 2 stars
Service and Attitude For Subscribers Only Environmental Sensitivity For Subscribers Only
Dive Operation For Subscribers Only Shore Diving For Subscribers Only
Snorkeling N/A
Value for $$ For Subscribers Only
Beginners 3 stars
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Comments I have been taking one or two dive trips per year for over 20 years and this was by far the worst trip ever. The lodgings, restaurant, and more especially the diving were a great disappointment!

My fourth and last trip to Bonaire. My most recent trip before January 2018 was June 2010. What a fall from prominence.

The first problem was with Budget Rent a car, which was part of our package. Beyond what we had already payed for we found many exclusions. The back roads and parking areas at the dive sites are unpaved be sure to document any damage you find on your vehicle. On the last day when trying to fill the gas tank we found the fuel door was jammed. The last thing we wanted to do was ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 501-1000 dives
Where else diving Caribbean Mexico
Closest Airport Getting There

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny, rainy Seas choppy
Water Temp to Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 3
Water Visibility 40 to 50 Feetn

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions You were follow dive guide or go on your own. Shore dives were strictly on your own
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks 1 or 2 Mantas Nones
Dolphins Nones Whale Sharks Nones
Turtles 1 or 2 Whales Nones
Corals 4 stars Tropical Fish For Subscribers Only
Small Critters For Subscribers Only Large Fish For Subscribers Only
Large Pelagics For Subscribers Only

Underwater Photography 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Subject Matter For Subscribers Only Boat Facilities N/A
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
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