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Dive Review of Divi Flamingo in
Bonaire

Divi Flamingo: "Scuba diving in Bonaire", Nov, 2016,

by David Lang, IL, US (Sr. Reviewer Sr. Reviewer 7 reports with 2 Helpful votes). Report 9381.

No photos available at this time

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

Accommodations 4 stars Food 4 stars
Service and Attitude 5 stars Environmental Sensitivity 5 stars
Dive Operation 5 stars Shore Diving 4 stars
Snorkeling N/A
Value for $$ 5 stars
Beginners 1 stars
Advanced 5 stars
Comments The Divi Flamingo runs a good dive operation for experienced divers. Due to recent surgery we needed boat diving instead of shore (which is what Bonaire is known for) and they accommodated us well. However, they had 1 leader for up to 12 divers, and they infrequently checked pressures. We have been diving for more than 9 years so this was not a problem for us.

The reef was browned out with fan coral in tatters. The fish were still quite colorful. They actively hunt lionfish so we saw very few of them, and most of these were small.
Websites Divi Flamingo   

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 101-250 dives
Where else diving Cozumel, Curacao, Eilat, Palau, Kona, Maui, Turks & Caicos
Closest Airport Flamingo International Airport Getting There United Airlines from Houston.

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny Seas no currents
Water Temp 85-90°F / 29-32°C Wetsuit Thickness 3
Water Visibility 30-100 Ft/ 9-30 M

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions None
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks None Mantas 1 or 2
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles > 2 Whales None
Corals 1 stars Tropical Fish 4 stars
Small Critters 4 stars Large Fish 4 stars
Large Pelagics N/A

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

Subject Matter N/A Boat Facilities N/A
Overall rating for UWP's N/A Shore Facilities N/A
UW Photo Comments [None]
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