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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Captain Don's is a full service scuba diving resort. I had the opportunity to sleep in both a bungalow and a hotel room. They were clean, modern and comfortable. The beds are somewhat old and uncomfortable. The flooring is tile and slippery when wet. Rinse basins are available for dive gear. There are lines to hang out dive hear to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Allthoug we weren't staying at Don's this time, we visited this dive spot for my eldest 1st open water lesson. Martijn and his dive crew ensured we had a brilliant day. After diving, we enjoyed lunch and drinks and signed up for the evening BBQ. We definately come back here next time. Very nice place to enjoy the sunset on... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just spent 2 weeks diving at Captain Don's with Jason & Ludson as our dive masters/guides. They are the most professional, knowledgeable, and friendly guides ever. If you dive off the boats request these 2 as your boat dive masters. We were treated to frog fish, sea horses, and a multitude of micro organisms hiding in plain sight! Both these... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had the best time at this resort. What made the trip the most amazing were the Dive Masters ! Their ability to spot out the unique critters of the area was especially appreciative for . . I especially grateful to and for the guidance of a dive-masters Jason Hirsh and Ludson. Their guidance and expertise were over the top.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We went as a group of 48 people over 14 days, and what fun we had! We stayed in an older side cottage 1001. It was clean and comfortable. The beds are pretty firm and the pillows not very fluffy. But they delivered more pillows immediately when we asked. The cottages were equipped enough that we cooked breakfast every morning,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We spent the first week of August here, principally for the diving which was fantastic. Bonaire deserves all the hype it receives. Fantastic reef and underwater flora variety, tremendous variety of sea life ranging from sea horses to turtles, exotic macro reef fish, eel species, and our favorite the graceful eagle rays. Weather was perfect and water visibility excellent. Lodging,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have not stayed at the resort itself but we have had dinner at Rum Runners. They may be one of the top restaurants on the island. The food is amazing, reasonably priced, and consistent. Their wait staff seldom changes so they tend to remember you from trip to trip. The view from the Restaurant and the resort itself can... More 

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Acton, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The diving in Bonaire is the best I have ever done and some of the best diving was done right at Captain Don's Habitat. We went on 2 boat dives a day, and the beauty of the boat dives was your choice of times, we didnt have to wake up early for a dive. The boat crew was awesome. The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My name is Hunter and I am a PADI professional. As the group leader for XtremeNarcosis, I need to make sure that the places I am booking are up to the standards of my members. I met Roger Haug, the Dive Operations Manager at Captain Don’s Habitat, a couple of years ago. Roger operates and runs all the dive Charters... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

Did this on a bit of a whim because since becoming certified it has always been on the dive radar. Being a bit more seasoned, it was very comfortable diving when, how, where we wanted 24/7. 3 boats a day, easy to schedule, great diving right of the property or rent a truck ( on the property and Martha with... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Spa
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  • Wheelchair access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
On Bonaire, Captain Don's Habitat is the Original Home of Diving Freedom. We offer a full range of boat diving, shore diving, nitrox, tech diving, courses or a combination of each. All this can be done at your pace in a laid back and friendly environment that brings our guests back year after year. Wake up to the breathtaking views of the Caribbean Sea after a great night's sleep in one of our huge and newly renovated ocean view rooms, 2 bedroom cottages or our brand new 3 bedroom garden villa (available September 1, 2015) Between dives, you can stroll through the lush gardens, which are home to more than 50 animal and plant species, relax by the pool or get pampered at the on site spa. Enjoy delicious meals for breakfast, lunch and dinner oceanside at RumRunners restaurant or relax on your own terrace with a self prepared meal from your own kitchenette. Vacation means freedom. Experience the freedom that brings guests back year after year to Captain Don's Habitat. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Captain Don's Habitat

Address: 103 Kaya Gobernador Debrot, Kralendijk, Bonaire
Location: Caribbean > Bonaire > Kralendijk
Price Range: $172 - $288 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Captain Don's Habitat 3.5*
Number of rooms: 56
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Also Known As:
Captain Don`s Habitat Hotel Bonaire
Captain Dons Habitat Bonaire
Captain Dons Habitat Hotel Bonaire
Captain Dons Bonaire
Captain Don's Habitat Bonaire/Kralendijk
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#3 Spa Hotel in Kralendijk
#5 Top resorts Hotel in Kralendijk
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