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Dive Review of Plaza Resort Bonaire/Plaza Resort in
Bonaire

Plaza Resort Bonaire/Plaza Resort: "Pleasant Dive in Bonaire", Jun, 2017,

by LOUIS MURDEN, NC, US ( 1 report). Report 9728.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 101-250 dives
Where else diving Grand Cayman, Florida Keys, Carolina Coast
Closest Airport Getting There Delta. Major problems in Atlanta returning. Luggage 2 hours late to carousel causing miss connecting flight home, Delta personnel truly terrible assisting large quantity of stranded flyers; sent to a Holiday Inn for overnight along with 100+ other stranded flyers and it had one poor clerk checking everyone in, two hours just to check into the hotel. Three hours to sleep total My opinion is that Delta handled the whole thing in a very uncaring, and pretty much chaotic, unorganized manner

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny, windy Seas calm, no currents
Water Temp 79 to 82 Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 3
Water Visibility 50 to 70 Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions [Most dive sites were less than 100 feet to the sand for boat dives so no depth limits. We had excellent dive masters from Plaza Bonaire and all of our group chose to stay with him. Could have dived own profile if desired and did with numerous shore dives.
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks None Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles > 2 Whales None
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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Ratings and Overall Comments 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Accommodations For Subscribers Only Food 4 stars
Service and Attitude For Subscribers Only Environmental Sensitivity For Subscribers Only
Dive Operation For Subscribers Only Shore Diving For Subscribers Only
Snorkeling 3 stars
Value for $$ For Subscribers Only
Beginners 4 stars
Advanced For Subscribers Only
Comments We went with a group organized by Nu Horizons Dive and Travel, Myrtle Beach, SC. They had everything very well planned. Overall, it was a great place to stay, excellent dive operation, and pleasant diving. I did not see any large fish hardly on any of our dive sites. Still, there were pretty corals and h ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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