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Captain Don's Habitat

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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.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Breakfast Available
Business Center with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
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Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Public Wifi
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Accessible rooms
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This hotel is a little hit or miss. The staff are mostly very friendly and work hard, though not very efficiently. The reception at my new hotel, isn’t very effusive. They’re making me pay to rent the safe in my room. I’ve never come across that one before, when the safe is
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Response from 734frontdesk, Manager at Captain Don's Habitat
Responded 6 days ago
Dear Ms. Sue, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. Your feed back is highly appreciated and will be shared with all concerned team members. I am glad i had the opportunity to meet you and assist with the booking of the snorkeling trip and that you enjoyed the massage. We will look into finding your lost sunglasses and get back to you. We hope that after all you enjoyed your stay on our beautiful island Bonaire! Sunny regards, Valerie
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Last year, we spent a week at Capt Don’s. What a fabulous place! I was so nervous to take my open water test, but Alex was such a great instructor. He was so patient and taught me so much more than I learned up here in MN. We loved the cottage we stayed in and the breakfast was
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Even though this is hotel is well known for its diving services and we are not divers ourselves we had a wonderful stay. All the staff were friendly and wonderful hosts. The room was simple and nice. It’s not the Ritz. It was clean and comfortable. The restaurant served
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Response from 734frontdesk, Manager at Captain Don's Habitat
Responded 1 week ago
Dear LexiGrace, We are happy that you enjoyed your stay with us.Thank you for your wonderful review, we truly appreciate this. Hope to see you soon again! Warm regards, Valerie
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Had a good time at Captain Don’s. Diving was awesome. We could come and go as we please and either dive at the resort or go to the multiple places offsite. The water is warm and beautiful and the sea life is plentiful.
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Response from 734frontdesk, Manager at Captain Don's Habitat
Responded 1 week ago
Dear Stephen, Thank you for sharing your experience at "The Home of Diving Freedom" with us! We are happy you got to experience this and took the time to share it. Looking forward to welcome you soon again at Captain Don's Warm regards, Valerie
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This was our first trip to Bonaire and Capt Don's. The first thing to note is that Bonaire is not a "tropical" island. Rather, it is a desert island. Think Arizona or west Texas, but surrounded by beautiful Caribbean blue seas. So if you are looking for palm trees and
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It was quiet. No noise issues at all. I did very little actual cooking but I had everything I needed to have sacks and cocktails :)
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👍Thanks wolfkr88. I appreciate knowing and didn’t mean to give you a thumbs down😣
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No,unfortunately you can’t rent kayak. But you can scuba diving!! Have fun!!! ☺️
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Do you have rinse tanks and lockers?
Absolutely!
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Do you have anything facilities for children???
Sorry, can't help with this one. Wasn't something I looked out for.
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"I feel the second floor rooms have better view of the water."
"Ocean view junior suite"
"There are condo-like apartments and stand-a-lone bungalows. Ocean front views are available."
"Rooms with Ocean views are very nice."
"Ocean View rooms only have one bed, but nice views."
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PRICE RANGE
$157 - $302 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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LOCATION
CaribbeanBonaireKralendijk
NUMBER OF ROOMS
56
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