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Unbelievable diving, learning and living on a gorgeous island with wonderful people.

My wife, daughter (age 13) and I were looking for a family vacation that had a little more... read more

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Salt Lake City, Utah
Rustic Private Island Paradise

We spent 2 weeks with ReefCI diving, learning about reef conservation and lounging in hammocks on... read more

Reviewed May 7, 2017
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Feel the thrill of swimming with a whale shark, the excitement of spearing the invasive lionfish, and the satisfaction in helping the marine environment. ReefCI trips are a unique opportunity to protect the reef ecosystem by directly participating in our ongoing marine conservation projects! Learn to dive or further your dive qualifications; everyone contributes regardless of their experience. Help us monitor coral reef, commercial fish species, swim with a majestic whale shark, and capture the invasive lionfish! ReefCI offers a unique one-of-a-kind marine conservation diving experience; an all-inclusive Monday-Friday diving and marine conservation trip on a small private island surrounded by the Caribbean Sea situated on the Belize Barrier Reef. It is a great place for those wanting to enjoy their holiday/vacation in a natural setting, while diving and making a difference through our hands-on marine conservation programs. World class diving, plentiful home cooked food, and fun friendly people await you!
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41 Front Street, Placencia, Belize
+1 513-334-9393

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Reviewed yesterday

My wife, daughter (age 13) and I were looking for a family vacation that had a little more substance. We wanted to find a way to learn about the natural world and contribute to conservation. We had never done SCUBA prior to this trip and...More

Thank gdanehess
Reviewed May 7, 2017

We spent 2 weeks with ReefCI diving, learning about reef conservation and lounging in hammocks on their private island. The staff was very friendly and accommodating, the food was good and the island was beautiful. Most of the dive sites were only a 2-3 minute...More

Thank kometes
Reviewed April 27, 2017

Tom Owens Caye is a charming, tiny island surrounded by coral reefs, fantastic for snorkelling and scuba diving either from the shore or after very short boat rides. The food is good, the staff are friendly and the accommodation is basic but fine. The island...More

1  Thank Tony E
ReefCIBelize, Owner at ReefCI, responded to this reviewResponded April 30, 2017

Hi Tony, Thank you for the positive review! We work very hard to ensure that all of our guests have a fantastic experience. And yes, the Eagle Rays are majestic and mesmerizing - what a visual snapshot, a great memory indeed!

Reviewed April 23, 2017

Where do I even start? My friends and I decided that we wanted to do a get away and when looking around for locations we stumbled upon ReefCI. What a better way to spend 2 weeks then on a private island with a group of...More

1  Thank Amanda E
Reviewed April 17, 2017

I was looking for something different, something more than just another dive trip. ReefCI was certainly the right choice. They are a unique marine conservation dive organisation focused on protecting the Belize Barrier Reef through their many projects. My visit with them was educational and...More

1  Thank worldwanderer542
Reviewed April 9, 2017

This trip was spectacular! ReefCI is a unique and special place- truly unforgettable experience. I was searching for something unique and different and ReefCI delivered. I learned all about the marine environment and helped to conserve and protect reef ecosystems through their various hands-on conservation...More

1  Thank jimvanden1
Reviewed March 6, 2017

It was like an adult summer camp, but better. It was great having a schedule and all the activities and meals planned. And, awesome meals ready for us after our dives (thanks, Linda, for the great cooking!!). Great company - the staff, the other volunteers,...More

1  Thank 2017guest2017
Reviewed March 5, 2017

The great: excellent, healthy food, fresh fish every day, salads, etc., courtesy of Linda, a wonderful cook who knows how to use herbs and spices to their advantage. The possibility to dive at least 3 times a day. My fellow volunteers (I was lucky and...More

2  Thank barbara m
Reviewed January 14, 2017

My husband and I had a great 2-week holiday adventure on Tom Owens Caye with ReefCI. Great diving combined with education and service. Can't beat it for a meaningful holiday. Marco, Willie, K, Anna, Luis, and Snake were great hosts who took care of everything.

1  Thank SFCACP
Reviewed January 2, 2017 via mobile

Booked a last minute 2 week trip through POD. Met some great people and had an awesome time. All staff were great and went out of their way to make sure you were comfortable. Nothing was a problem. Meals were fantastic and I really enjoyed...More

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