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Barefoot Divers

Btwn. French Harbour and Brick Bay, Honduras
866-246-3706
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Ranked #30 of 160 Activities in Roatan
Type: Educational Sites
Owner description: Barefoot Divers 5* IDC dive center is located conveniently close to the cruise ship docks, airport and ferry dock. Offering a full valet dive service,... more » Owner description: Barefoot Divers 5* IDC dive center is located conveniently close to the cruise ship docks, airport and ferry dock. Offering a full valet dive service, an impeccable facility, immaculate equipment and boats, this is a truly relaxing diving experience. Fresh fruit, water and towels are offered on every dive and there are hot water showers. Mary's Place (voted Roatan's no.1 dive site) is located right on the doorstep. Full PADI courses are available as are professional courses and internships. For non divers, there are organised snorkel trips and one day scuba courses. « less
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Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
8 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

The dive staff was also just amazing: India was our Dive Master and Jason our driver. India was really great at planning responsible dives (ie. doing the deeper dive earlier in the day, paying attention to reminding us of the necessary safety stops); and how Jason was always able to put us right at the determined dive spot even when... More

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Houston, Texas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

My husband and I completed 9 dives in 5 days with Barefoot Divers. Our diving experience prior to coming here was 28 dives in various places such as Belize, Cozumel, Puerto Vallarta-we are not expert divers, but we have experienced several dive operators in various countries. With Barefoot Divers, we experienced top notch service and expertise the entire time. Each... More

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The Woodlands, Texas
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26 reviews 26 reviews
15 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

We arrived to a lot of people standing around. We spent about 45 minutes just trying to get equipment. There were a lot of people working but it seemed that one didn't know what the other was doing. That being said, we had some decent dives and our guides were okay. I would have given them a lower rating, but... More

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barefootcay, Guest Relations Manager at Barefoot Divers, responded to this review

Hello Laney, Thank you very much for taking the time to review our property. We value your comments, and trust that your feedback will help us make refinements that are beneficial in serving future guests. As a boutique dive center, our endeavor is to always provide our dive guests with excellent and attentive service, in combination with valet diving and... More

Destin, Florida
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

The Dive Operation here is very professional. My husband had a diving incident requiring a trip to the hospital. The divemaster and Stephanie drove us in the car to the hospital and were unbelievable supportive and helpful in managing the incident. I would never have expected such service in Honduras as we had there. They truly saved his life.

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Seven Mile Beach
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

We have dived 5 times with Barefoot Divers and always enjoy the prospect of more diving with them. Mary and all the team look after you well and provide a great valet diving experience. You feel like you are on a big family dive trip. Their location gives access to some of the best dive sites around Roatan.

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Jacksboro, Texas, United States
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

This is a well run operation. The dive boats are spacious and clean. The shop is well organized and spotless. You are greeted with a fresh towel and watermelon or fruit after every dive while returning to the pier. A hot water shower is waiting for you to rinse off during your surface interval. You can order food from the... More

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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6 reviews 6 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

The dive masters take extremely good care of the divers and equipment. They exercise safety on each dive. It is valet diving so divers just basically need to show up. The boats are small so the dive groups are as well. No more than six (experienced) divers per one dive guide. The dive shop also ensures that divers do not... More

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Calgary, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

My husband and 22 year old daughter had done two dives with this shop when they were in port on a cruise ship. We decided to return for a week of diving while staying at the resort. It is a great shop ( & resort!). We each have about 90-100 dives. The shop is well run, organized, rents well maintained... More

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Lubbock, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

This was my second visit to Bare Foot. The first was to prepare for my PADI IE in 2012 when I stayed for 10 days and took the IE over on Utila. This time it was as a PADI IDC Staff Instructor helping Course Director Gary Miller with his OWSI class of students in March 2014 for two weeks. Almost... More

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Fair Oaks, California
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

They are organized, professional, and fun in a classy sorta way. I took my IDC there. The bus picks you up in West End at 7:00 AM. Then there's lots of classroom and underwater instruction too detailed and numerous to mention here. But if you are looking for a great setting, great instruction, great food, and professional SCUBA instruction…this is... More

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