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Roatan Shark Dive

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West End, Roatan IB3100, Honduras
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Stay away! These people are ruthless and unsafe!!

Sure it is pretty to see these sharks in a face to face experience. However, I would instead save... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
amynboren
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Nashville, Tennessee
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Ok, but way overpriced and they won’t let you take your camera.

The sharks were fun! We were lucky that the current was not too strong and that visibility was... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
dagoestevez
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Mountain Brook, Alabama
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  • Excellent58%
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  • Average11%
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“safety stop” (17 reviews)
“mooring line” (12 reviews)
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West End, Roatan IB3100, Honduras
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"safety stop"
in 17 reviews
"mooring line"
in 12 reviews
"sharks swimming"
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"shark tooth"
in 5 reviews
"boat ride"
in 14 reviews
"go pro"
in 6 reviews
"high waves"
in 2 reviews
"true adventure"
in 2 reviews
"feeding frenzy"
in 2 reviews
"max depth"
in 2 reviews
"thorough briefing"
in 2 reviews
"smaller fish"
in 2 reviews
"once in a lifetime"
in 7 reviews
"clear instructions"
in 3 reviews
"in a heart beat"
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"bucket list"
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"amazing experience"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Sure it is pretty to see these sharks in a face to face experience. However, I would instead save your money and do it in other Caribbean Islands that have way better shark dive experience, are more aware of your safety as a diver, and...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The sharks were fun! We were lucky that the current was not too strong and that visibility was great. The staff gives you a debriefing with clear instructions. However, this is were the fun and good thing about the trip ends. Their shack and the...More

Thank dagoestevez
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Generally good and and was worth visiting. Only the boat was deralect and not adjusted for diving. We had to travel with our full gear on and with high waves it was quite uncomfortable. The stuff was reasonably friendly and we had a short orientation...More

Thank Olga N
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Reviewed April 30, 2018

If you ever wanted to get up close with sharks,this is the dive to do. You actually swim with them and don't just go down a rope and stay in one place. There were 12 to 14 sharks swimming in the area. Great photo opportunity,...More

1  Thank Glen S
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Reviewed April 22, 2018

Had a great time at the Shark dive! It is exactly what it is advertised as! The staff did a great job on the briefing and made sure everyone was safe on the dive. The sharks definitely know when it's feeding time! After the food...More

Thank Steven V
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Reviewed April 13, 2018

Like many of the reviews...The owners told us we couldn't use our Go Pros because a shark pulled it off someone's head - ya sure. (hahahaha). Why can't they just be honest? They want to sell you their very poor quality DVD for $50. Why...More

1  Thank ejfudd
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Reviewed April 9, 2018

I was a little more than nervous about going on a shark dive. When the dive shop owner was telling me about it prior to going to Roatan, he said you dive down and then the the dive master will bring down chum and the...More

Thank Tamara C
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Reviewed April 5, 2018

We've been staying at Anthony's Key Resort and decided to do the shark dive.We went out with about 15 others on a 40 foot boat and had the time of our life. They gave us a thorough walk through of what to do, what not...More

Thank jeffher8
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Reviewed April 4, 2018

This operation was out of Coxen Hole, not the West End. We drove ourselves to the shop, received a thorough briefing then fully suited up and boarded the whaler for the 10 minute ride to the site. Once onsite we executed an immediate back roll...More

Thank Eric G
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Reviewed March 25, 2018

I read a lot of reviews before doing this activity. Many were complaining about the comfort of the boat ride and the service of the local staff. I personally tought that these complains are exagerated. You get to set-up your gear (good experience, especially when...More

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Jennifer M
February 22, 2015|
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Response from Bob W | Reviewed this property |
The divemaster said the sharks "go after" the GoPros and they forbid you to take one on the dive. I originally thought it was a profit motive, but there were several other brans of cameras on our dive.
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