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Captain Don's Habitat

3.0 of 5 Resort   |   103 Kaya Gobernador Debrot, Kralendijk, Bonaire
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Stoughton, wi
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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We did not stay at Captain Don's, however, we did have one of our best dinners while on the island at their restaurant and judging by what we were able to see of the hotel I would have rather stayed at Captain Don's than where we ended up staying and plan to make a reservation at Don's should we ever... More

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Sydney, Australia
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49 reviews 49 reviews
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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've just returned for a week at Captn Don's. For years I've heard of Bonaires reputation as a diving destination must. It is true. The hotel was just perfect for a relaxing time, either by the pool, the bar or just in the room. We have an upstairs room over looking the pool and ocean. The food at the restaurant... More

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New York City, New York
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been coming to Habitat since I got certified in 1992. I've been back a few times with just a few people and a few times with very large groups, so I've seen them from a number of different perspectives. First, the diving. They are GREAT. The boat dives are excellent - if you want to follow the dive master... More

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cap Don's has been a Bonaire staple forever. It's showing a little wear here & there but overall it's still an excellent dive resort. Their motto of 'diving freedom' is true. They treat you like adults who know what you're doing & don't have a lot of rules & restrictions which was exactly what we were looking for. If you... More

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Toronto, Canada
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33 reviews 33 reviews
12 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been visiting Bonaire since 1993 and have always stayed at Captain Don's Habitat. At least 10 visits, maybe even 15. The rooms are always comfortable and the staff friendly. When we stayed there a few weeks ago we found that our usual ocean view room had been renovated. A completely new bathroom and a wall mounted TV as... More

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Key West, Florida
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36 reviews 36 reviews
3 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I just returned from another stay at Capt. Dons Habitat, my favorite place to stay while visiting Bonaire. The week was incredible, as usual, and was my 4 th time staying here. This was my first time staying in a 2 bedroom bungalow. The room was clean, large living area, great outdoor covered space. The diving from shore was wonderful,... More

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SF Bay Area
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The diving was amazing! The dive masters and staff ( Roger, Martin, Captain Crunch, etc) know this region well, and they'll take you to the best spots with lots of sea beings to see: sea horses, puffer fish, box fish, tarpon, octopus, spotted eels, moray eels, cuttlefish, turtles, barracuda, shrimps, nudi bronchs, etc. at the resort, it's one of the... More

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Detroit, Mi
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47 reviews 47 reviews
8 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

My Husband and I dove with Habitat for 10 boat dive. We also did 2 shore dives off the dock at Habitat. They have lockers available for gear with an area to hang your suit. I don’t believe anything would dry if left in the lockers. We only left our fins, regs, mask, and weights the rest we took back... More

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Harrisburg, Illinois
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014 via mobile

Spent a week diving the whole island if Bonaire, and found that some of the best diving was off the end of the dock. First time to Bonaire and I absolutely loved it!! Captain Don's is a great place to stay, if you want to dive. The facilities are a little dated, but the staff was excellent. Took a couple... More

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Maine
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43 reviews 43 reviews
21 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Please read this entire review before drawing any conclusions--it is truly a mixed bag. The "average" rating is based on a combination of my dive experience (both February and August, 2014), and the accommodations (August, 2014). If I were rating the dive experience only, it would be a 5 star "excellent" rating without question. If I were rating the accommodations/service... More

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Address: 103 Kaya Gobernador Debrot, Kralendijk, Bonaire
Location: Caribbean > Bonaire > Kralendijk
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Captain Don's Habitat 3*
Number of rooms: 68
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