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Bananarama Dive Center

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Carretera Pavimentada Principal | Bananarama Dr., West Bay, Roatan, Honduras
+1 727-493-1891
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I went out on one of the Bananarama dive boats simply to go snorkeling. It was well worth it. The... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
David R
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Albuquerque, New Mexico
great friendly place

I find the dive shop a happy place to be. The dive masters, the staff are all so friendly and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
shumilak
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Selkirk, Canada
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Bananarama Dive Center offers the full range of diving activities on the worlds' second largest barrier reef. Experienced staff, small groups and the best dive sites make diving with Bananarama an unforgettable experience.
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  • Very good6%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 7:00 AM - 4:30 PM
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Carretera Pavimentada Principal | Bananarama Dr., West Bay, Roatan, Honduras
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I went out on one of the Bananarama dive boats simply to go snorkeling. It was well worth it. The staff was attentive and helpful, and the views were spectacular.

Thank David R
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I find the dive shop a happy place to be. The dive masters, the staff are all so friendly and accommodating. The staff is flexible enough to look after your dive interests.

Thank shumilak
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Bananarama_Divers, Manager at Bananarama Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you and we hope you can return again. We can share more of Roatan's amazing underwater world with all its diversity with you

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Marco and his staff take great care of you. We have been diving with them for 10 years. Their divemasters and boat captains are always professional and never have more than 6 to 8 divers per boat. Not the fanciest boats, but the friendliest people.

Thank chelseaburrow
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Bananarama_Divers, Manager at Bananarama Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Always a pleasure to have our long time returning divers appreciate us . We will continue to do our best Thank you tons See you soon :)

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I absolutely loved my experience with Bananarama's dive shop. It was my first time diving and I was a little apprehesive, but my instructor Zoey immediately put me at ease and answered all of my questions (often before I even asked). Everyone at the shop...More

Thank Sylvia M
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Bananarama_Divers, Manager at Bananarama Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you Sylvia. We appreciate your comments and we hope that someday soon you may come back and let us certify you as an Open Water Diver :) Zoey would love to teach you :)

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I can't say enough wonderful things about this dive shop and staff and the quality of the diving in Roatan generally speaking. Marco answered all our questions patiently, emphasized his concern for our comfort and safety, and was so thoughtful, kind, welcoming, reassuring and flexible...More

Thank Meekosito
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Bananarama_Divers, Manager at Bananarama Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

It was a treat to have all of you back again .Lanita wanted to make sure you still had the same awesome experience you had the first time you were here .You stepped out of the comfort zone and conquered another challenge with the Night...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I got certified at Bananarama a few years back and had a wonderful Experience. The team is headed by Marco, who takes safety and fun very serious. Any questions or concerns are answered or resolved immediately . The reef in Roatan is absolutely spectacular. Lanita,...More

Thank dan508
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Bananarama_Divers, Manager at Bananarama Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you Dan508 :) We appreciate you comments and attention to the details we try to take to make sure you are comfortable and enjoying your time with us. Look forward to diving with you soon :)

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My son and I dove for a week with the Bananarama PADI crew and had a fabulous 13 dives on a nice variety of the dive sites. We hadn't been diving for 5 years, so our main dive master, Zoe, was perfect for us......gave us...More

1  Thank khilding
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Bananarama_Divers, Manager at Bananarama Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

It is always a pleasure of ours to have divers that have taken some time of jump back in with us and see the amazing reef with all its cool fish life and creatures .We enjoyed having you and we are working on the breakfast...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We another awesome vacation for the 2nd year in a row. The diving was excellent even though we had a bit more rain than normal. The Diver Center staff is very professional, friendly and accommodating. The resort staff was always friendly and helpful making us...More

Thank craig s
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Bananarama_Divers, Manager at Bananarama Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you so much for your understanding with Mother Nature and flexibility to these conditions .We had a great time diving with you all again .. We look forward to having you underwater with us again.....Hurry back :)

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My new wife and I went to Roatan for our honeymoon from Jan 1-10. I couldn't wait to get in the water! I went on two dives with Bananarama. They were both great. The weather was rainy but warm, so the water was just a...More

Thank Ajaxn
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Bananarama_Divers, Manager at Bananarama Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed having dive with us and that we were able to take you diving while on your honeymoon. We hope someday soon you may return and enjoy more diving with us :) Thank you for your comments

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our first time diving with Bananarama Dive Center in Roatan. We had high expectations due to my Dad diving with them the year before and raving about their service. We are pleased to say that they went above and beyond our expectaions. My...More

1  Thank toliveloveandtravel
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Bananarama_Divers, Manager at Bananarama Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We had a great time diving with you .It was nice to have divers enthusiastic to teach as well .We look forward to you all returning for more adventures with us . Thank you very much for your comments Hurry back :)

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JennNutting
2 February 2017|
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Response from fixinta777 | Reviewed this property |
I posted a pic of the boats in the reviews of the dive center, as I can't find a spot to post the pic here. Hope the info helps!! Great staff and crew there!!
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RedDevilScuba
6 November 2015|
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Response from George P | Reviewed this property |
I don't work for Bananarama so I can't answer your question about what they could do for you and your group. You need to contact Marco at the dive shop through their website. I think they have a contact us form on the Dive... More
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Gina B
30 September 2015|
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Response from drdia | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you have no worries with them - they will teach you and then practice with you and then take you for a great adventure. I recommend them very highly!
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