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Bananarama Dive Center

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Carretera Pavimentada Principal | Bananarama Dr., West Bay, Roatan, Honduras
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We highly recommend this dive shop. We spent about a week in Roatan mid-May. It is hard to find... read more

Reviewed today
ffudrid
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California
Best Dive Shop in Roatan

Hands down the best dive shop in Roatan! I've done 10-20 dives with Bananarama over the last couple... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Chris925
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Reno, Nevada
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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%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 7:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Carretera Pavimentada Principal | Bananarama Dr., West Bay, Roatan, Honduras
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Reviewed today

We highly recommend this dive shop. We spent about a week in Roatan mid-May. It is hard to find the perfect beach, sunset, best dive and snorkel spot all in one place. We have been to Cozumel, St. Martin, Bahamas, etc. to mention a few...More

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Reviewed yesterday

Hands down the best dive shop in Roatan! I've done 10-20 dives with Bananarama over the last couple years and they have been amazing. Lanita and the rest of the dive crew are very professional and really care about everyone's safety and having a good...More

Thank Chris925
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were very happy with the Dive Shop staff at BananaRama. Marco runs a top notch operation. It was a slow period when I was there which made my trips feel like private tours. Zoe took me on a two tank dive every morning for...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was in Roatan for a week, they made it so easy for us to dive at all the best spots. Thanks Marco and the team!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I love Roatan. We have visited there around 10 times by now. A big reason we keep coming back is the people at Bananarama. We love the diving and the dive shop makes it so easy and fun! A beautiful place made...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved the Bananarama accommodations/bar/dive shop experience. Wake up, eat breakfast, walk to boat at the beach where gear has been loaded, then off to fabulous diving. Come back, lay on the beach, drink, eat sleep, repeat. Great reefs, wreck dive, night dive. Well taken care...More

Thank tedball
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I flew to Roatan for a weekend (friday), since I had limited time I pre-arranged with Marco and his team so that as I soon as I hit the ground I was pretty much underwater. Everything was set and ready for the afternoon dive, so...More

Thank Robert0VK
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Bananarama_Divers, Manager at Bananarama Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Robert Your comments are greatly appreciated .We do our best to accommodate all our divers . See you soon

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Two of us dove 5 dives each including a night dive. Absolutely phenomenal! Nick and Martin were awesome dive masters and worked amazingly with my new to diving husband. Marco, the manager, was super helpful and everyone was friendly and laid back. I dove with...More

Thank l4d2014
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Bananarama_Divers, Manager at Bananarama Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much ..We love that you had the chance for the Night Dive ,,yes Truly Unique . We await for our chance to dive with you again

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We dove with Bananarama Dive Center for 6 days in early May and had a great time! The diving was excellent, we loved the small groups, and Brian and Brian (dive master and boat driver) took care of everything - great customer service! The night...More

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

Cheers Murray, It was a pleasure to have you diving with us, and hopefully you can return soon.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We dove with them for 5 days including a night dive. Both our dive master and boat captain were named Brian. Captain Brian is the best boat driver ever! If you ever dive with a bad boat diver you will quickly find out how important...More

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

Thank you Jennifer. .Nice the Brian Brian Boat ,LOL , Always a treat to have someone enjoying the extra efforts of the captain and the tiny world of macro ,which Brian is so good at sharing 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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