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Address: Kaya Playa Lechi #24, Kralendijk, Bonaire
Phone Number: 599-717-2929
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Description: We're a PADI 5 Star Instructor Development Center on the island of Bonaire...
We're a PADI 5 Star Instructor Development Center on the island of Bonaire - "Diver's Paradise!" With 8 locations around the island, you won't have to travel far to pick up or drop off tanks, get advice about good shore dive sites, sign up for dive training, shop for cool new gear or just relax with a cold drink and meet some new dive buddies.
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We just got back from an amazing two weeks in Bonaire and I cannot say enough about the staff at Dive Friends Dive Inn. We have used this shop many times and each time our... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 30, 2015
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Englewood, Florida
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Englewood, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

We just got back from an amazing two weeks in Bonaire and I cannot say enough about the staff at Dive Friends Dive Inn. We have used this shop many times and each time our experience is wonderful. We brought out ten year old granddaughter this year to finalize her certification. From start to finish I could not have asked... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

The people at Dive Friends Bonaire couldn't have been more helpful. We needed to rent BCD, regulator and weights, all of which were in excellent condition. We made accompanied shore dives with Michel, boat dives to Kleine Bonaire and a night dive at Cliff. The reef is spectacular even close to the beach, and the tarpon are spectacular at night.... More 

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St Louis MO
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

They have the system down to make it convenient for shore diving. Easy registration, check-out, multiple locations, etc. They made our week of shore diving very easy. Drive up in truck, swap out tanks, done. Friendly folks and good prices. Also had 80's, 63's, and 50's which was appreciated for the teens in our group.

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

Party of nine, with six divers spent a week in Bonaire. We used dive friends Bonaire as our provider of tanks and weights and were very pleased. The staff was freindly and the five locations were very advantageous throughout the week. Additionally, we had numerous opportunities to visit the dive friends retail store which was great. Alexandra and Ingrid provided... More 

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Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

This was our first experience with Dive Friends Bonaire, but definitely will not be our last. Everything was ready for us when we checked in, briefings were clear and precise, and we were in the water at Bari Reef in no time at all. 24-7 access to tanks at multiple locations provided the ultimate in freedom to dive wherever and... More 

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Austin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

This was our second trip to Bonaire and our second experience with Dive Friends Bonaire. My husband and son opted for a "working" vacation and completed the deep, wreck, underwater navigation and rescue diver classes with a number of the super knowledgable DFB instructors. The classes were a lot of work but they learned a ton while still having loads... More 

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Lawrenceville, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

The other dive shop we used last year was great but having multiple locations to pick up/drop off tanks was great. We will be back to Bonaire and we will use Dive Friends! Plus friendly people- always smiling.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

First time in Bonaire. My Wife and I stayed at the Sand Dollar and had a weekly dive package with Dive Friends. They have a great set up with tank stations around the island, free nitrox and great staff. the staff really came through for me after my second dive on our first full day on the island. I am... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

Thanks to Michiel, Sanne, Bjorn, Melissa, Patrick, Kevin and Ann-marie for making my diving days on Bonaire a fantastic event! They are outstanding and I can recommend anyone to go diving with them.

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Houston, Texas, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

Bonaire ranks #1 in reef quality in the Caribbean! Dive Friends Bonaire-Yellow Submarine location really outperformed any expectations we had and the bar was set high. We will definitely use them again!

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Address: Kaya Playa Lechi #24, Kralendijk, Bonaire
Phone Number: 599-717-2929
Location: Caribbean  >  Bonaire  >  Kralendijk

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