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Buddy Dive Resort

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Experience Bonaire and Buddy Dive Resort. An unhurried, unspoiled natural paradise offering spectacular sunsets, gentle breezes and crystal clear, turquoise waters. Buddy's is a resort where you can DIVE DIVE DIVE, take part in a multitude of activities or just sit back, relax and enjoy the atmosphere. At Buddy Dive, we're known for our casual atmosphere, personable staff, spacious accommodations and a dive operation that has something for every diver: comfortable boats, complete rental and retail center, exceptional staff, and a unique "Drive Thru" with a two-lane air/nitrox fill station. No matter which apartment you are staying in, you're never further than a giant stride away from our popular and lively house reef which is perfect for diving and snorkeling, day and night.
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Free Internet
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
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Breakfast Available
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Family Rooms
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Family Resort
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We just came back from our third dive trip to Buddy Dive Resort, and it was great! We’ll definitely be going back. You couldn’t ask for a more enjoyable location for a dive trip. The property is beautiful. The restaurants and bar are very enjoyable....More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank UnderwaterBrian
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Each bedroom has a beautiful view from balcony and it's own full bathroom, plenty of space in the kitchenette, dining room and lower balcony. We had 3 couples stay in a 3 bedroom suite and we were never on top of each other. Our view...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Valentine614
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The resort has excellent rooms, outstanding staff, the best, healthiest, most vibrant coral I've seen in the Caribbean. Typical profile is to enter into about 20' of water over low coral, gentle slope to a 45 degree slope to 110+ feet on the bottom. Many...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Jeff L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We just came back from Buddy's beginning of November and were part of a group diving excursion. The location is great they have a lovely dock and nice boats that are quite well organized and the DMs were always very nice and friendly and helpful....More

Date of stay: November 2018
1  Thank Charlotte_and_Phil
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had no idea places like this existed! My husband and I started diving 19 months ago. Our dive master arranged a group trip to Bonaire and we stayed a Buddy Dive. This resort is all about diving and has everything you need. Each condo...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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rhodeygem
28 January 2018|
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Response from rhodeygem | Reviewed this property |
I wanted to answer my own question, after spending 8 days there. My studio as perfect for me. There is a little dining table for two in the kitchen, and another table for two outside on the patio. There was a window in... More
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jude1322
28 December 2017|
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I attended as a solo diver. I stayed close to the instructor for the 1st couple dives and then as I got to know more people that were there for the week, I dove with other groups.
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"Ask for a room closest to restaurant/dive facilities"
F3060ZOjeffl
2 weeks ago
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"Upper floors might be better to have windows open without a swarm of mosquitoes."
nessren13
25 Oct 2018
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"I like a room by the pool which is a wonderful setting."
Sunshine576583
3 Oct 2018
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"The rooms on the ground have better access and a bigger porch."
JamieB0810
17 Sep 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$168 - US$339 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
buddy dive kralendijkbuddy dive hotel kralendijk
LOCATION
CaribbeanBonaireKralendijk
NUMBER OF ROOMS
77
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