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Dive Review of Divi Dive Bonaire/Divi Flamingo in
Bonaire

Divi Dive Bonaire/Divi Flamingo, Jun, 2003,

by Tripp Jones MD, SC, USA (Top Contributor Top Contributor 56 reports with 8 Helpful votes). Report 516.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 251-500 dives
Where else diving [Caribean, Micronesia, Australia
Closest Airport Getting There

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny Seas calm, noCurrents
Water Temp 77 to 80 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 0
Water Visibility 40 to 70 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions Reasonable profiles
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? N/A

What I Saw

Sharks None Mantas None
Dolphins Schools Whale Sharks None
Turtles > 2 Whales None
Corals 5 stars Tropical Fish 5 stars
Small Critters 5 stars Large Fish 3 stars
Large Pelagics 2 stars

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

Subject Matter 5 stars Boat Facilities 4 stars
Overall rating for UWP's 4 stars Shore Facilities 4 stars
UW Photo Comments [None]Adequate, no complaints.

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

Accommodations 4 stars Food 4 stars
Service and Attitude 5 stars Environmental Sensitivity N/A
Dive Operation 5 stars Shore Diving 5 stars
Snorkeling N/A
Value for $$ N/A
Beginners 5 stars
Advanced 5 stars
Comments [None]Excellent week at Divi Dive Bonaire, at Divi Flamingo in Bonaire. Went with our dive shop, Wateree Dive Center in Columbia, SC and had great trip. Conditions were fine, viz fair to good, but with the great corals, the viz did not have to be great. Had extremely good dive masters, Rofino and Laurel, who were superb. The boats were good, could dive our own profiles, within reason, and saw a tremendous variety of great coral reef life. Large green morays, free swimming, were seen on several dives, both at Klein Bonaire and on the mainland. Sea horses and multiple other small critters make this a great place to go. Able to walk to town (10 minutes) and downtown food usually good and priced fairly reasonable. This was our fourth trip to Divi Flamingo and we'll return.
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