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Buddy Dive Resort

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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“buddy dive”(410 reviews)
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We traveled to Bonaire for our 2nd time the first week in July and had made reservations at another establishment. We have stayed at Buddy Dive in the past but had an opportunity to stay elsewhere with friends in a timeshare condo. When we arrived...More

Thank heather F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was my 5th stay with Buddy's and we enjoyed it like usual...we even looked at other places just to mix it up..but nothing compares to the price for what they offer...we even visited a few locations on the island to get a first hand...More

Thank Clifton D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We actually stayed at Buddy Dive's other location, Caribbean Club Bonaire and we utilized Buddy Dive for all our dive needs. We did our 1st Bonaire dive at Buddy Dive from their dock. The dive crew there was awesome. Specifically Martin (asst manager) and Gwyn...More

Thank cycoleworld
Reviewed 8 July 2018

Excellent hotel and dive shop. Beautiful shore dives right off the dock. We did not do any boat dives, but instead used the pick-up trucks and only did shore dives around the island. The hotel rooms are very well appointed with refrigerators and microwaves. The...More

Thank JenniferHunter
Reviewed 6 July 2018

Very unique scuba experience. U get a little 4 door pickup truck with a tank rack in the back. Drive through tank refills. You can get two tanks each go out and make dive shore dives at a choice of 30 spots. Some harder than...More

Thank jimskysmith
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Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
US$162 - US$304 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Mid-range Hotel in Kralendijk
#9 Ocean View Hotel in Kralendijk
#3 Family Resort Hotel in Kralendijk
#6 Great View Hotel in Kralendijk
#6 Bay View Hotel in Kralendijk
#5 Centrally Located Hotel in Kralendijk
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$162 - US$304 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Mid-range Hotel in Kralendijk
#9 Ocean View Hotel in Kralendijk
#3 Family Resort Hotel in Kralendijk
#6 Great View Hotel in Kralendijk
#6 Bay View Hotel in Kralendijk
#5 Centrally Located Hotel in Kralendijk
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (838)
Room & Suite (218)
Pool & Beach (102)
Dining (89)
Amenities (16)
Family and Play Areas (14)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (14)
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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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Response from Michelle M | Reviewed this property |
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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"These are like little condos, all on ground floor."
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"All rooms are steps to the Caribbean Sea."
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