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Dive Review of Divi Flamingo in
Bonaire

Divi Flamingo: "Very Disappointing Diving", Jun, 2018,

by Sheri Ray, TX, US (Contributor Contributor 13 reports). Report 10345.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 251-500 dives
Where else diving Saba, Cozumel, Provodentiales, Salt Key, Utila, Aruba, St. Lucia, St. Thomas, Punta Cana, St. Maarten
Closest Airport Getting There American Airlines was the WORST. 2 different planes experienced mechanical difficulties. Lost a day of diving, customer service lied to us, on our own at 1am at the airport.

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny Seas calm
Water Temp to Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness
Water Visibility 50 to 100 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions Boat dives were generally up to one hours. Shore dives are your own profile.
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks None Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles None Whales None
Corals 1 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 3 stars
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
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Ratings and Overall Comments 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Accommodations For Subscribers Only Food 3 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
Advanced For Subscribers Only
Comments Divi Flamingo dive operation is well-run. Easy boat entry, easy tank pick up to do shore diving. Both of us were VERY disappointed with both the corals and fish on all dives. No large fish, only small ones. No schools of fish. Except for a couple of Azure Vase Sponges and occas ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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By Ms Lynda Durfee in VA, US at Jul 16, 2018 16:40 EST  
That's why after visiting Aruba for 15 years straight (diving for 11), I've never had the urge to go to Bonaire. Lots of schools of fish and some big wrecks to dive in Aruba.
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