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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 14 March 2013

Bananarama is a completely laid back "resort." This is a great place to hang out and have a great time. The staff are all quite helpful. The reception team, Silvi,Denise and Sarah will be pleased to show you around. Victoria in the office is quick to respond to your requests. Adolfo one of the waiters at the Thirsty Turtle is...

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Newnan, Georgia
Reviewed 13 March 2013

This was the first time we had ever been to Roatan. We chose it on advice from good friends, but chose Bananarama from reading reviews on tripadvisor. So glad we stayed at this resort! We love the true "Island" feel of this resort and prefer the smaller, caribbean-type accomodations to the larger "hotel-type". Our private garden cabana was perfect for...

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Sidney, Canada
Reviewed 11 March 2013

We stayed for one week on the Island Pearl side of the resort, with the expectation (and as led to believe by their website) these were the higher end units on the property. Well, here's our take: The Pro Side: Location location location. You can't fault it. The beachfront units also have great patios. The master bedroom is a good...

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Bananarama03, Owner at Bananarama Beach and Dive Resort, responded to this review

I am really happy you enjoyed our stay, location and staff. As we explained during your stay your room was recently upgraded with a new propane tankless hot water heater. We did have issues on the first two days of your arrival where the water either came out cold or too hot. We went through the adjustment process with the...

Reviewed 7 March 2013 via mobile

My husband and I stayed for a week at the beginning of March and I have to say, it really is a cute little resort. The rooms are a bit run down however, ours was ultra clean and the air conditioning was awesome (my husband is an a/c fanatic lol). We sat on our porch most nights and enjoyed a...

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Reviewed 6 March 2013

The girls at the Reception Office were great, especially Sara and Danery, both were informative, friendly and warm. The resort is quite run down. Breakfast service hours were to short 8am-9am even though they have a small (28 rooms only) resort. Diving center was great, very friendly staff. Food quality was average. Some of the waiters would look at you...

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Bananarama03, Owner at Bananarama Beach and Dive Resort, responded to this review

We did have a problem with the amount of beach chairs we had for three weeks and we purchased additional beach chairs. We did start to charge $10.00 for cruiseship guests to enter the resort area this year which we feel has protected our guests experience by controlling the amount of cruiseship guests who enter the property during the short...

Erie
Reviewed 6 March 2013

This was my first trip to Roatan. My friends had gone to Bananarama a year ago and I joined in on their "annual" trip. It is absolutely beautiful there. The staff was more than wonderful to us. We got to know the waiters, bartenders, and owners on a personal/ first name basis. They always served with a smile and did...

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Thank Marybear37
New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Reviewed 5 March 2013

My husband and I stayed at Bananarama for a week of diving and relaxing! It was awesome to have the dive shop right at the resort. Marco was an awesome Dive Master! We had an all inclusive package and loved the food at the Pizza Place, The Thirsty Turtle and the Vintage Pearl! The nightly entertainment was also awesome. We...

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Santa Monica
Reviewed 4 March 2013

First let me say, that if you are going to Roatan, this is by far the best hotel to stay at. We explored the whole island and Bananarama has the best beach and has a great restaurant/bar right on the beach. It seemed like everyone from the other hotels came to our hotel to eat and drink. Plus they have...

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8Thank Kona3
Reviewed 4 March 2013

Luis, Jeff, Zebby, Tim, Derry,Sandra, and the rest of the staff made the stay worth the small cost of the trip by welcoming us in as if we were part of their family.....thanks everyone! Only this group could have improved upon the great scene and weather the island of Roatan!

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Bethesda, Maryland
Reviewed 4 March 2013

I am science teacher and for most of the last 10 years, I have taken students to the tropics over our spring break. In the spring of 2008 we took 16 student to Honduras for 12 days, including a week at Bananarama. All of our students became scuba certified and had a fantastic time exploring the island and the BEAUTIFUL...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
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  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located directly on West Bay Beach, our Roatan Eco Friendly Dive and Beach Front Resort is blessed with the turquoise waters of the Caribbean shaded under an amazing tropical canopy. We offer an island dream vacation for those who want to escape the stress of everyday life and relax Roatan style. We offer clean, comfortable and affordable rooms with a hammock on every porch and offer free breakfast, wifi, beach chairs, kayaks and smiles. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bananarama Beach and Dive Resort

Address: West Bay Beach, West Bay, Roatan, Honduras
Region: Honduras > Bay Islands > Roatan > West Bay
Price Range: $122 - $408 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Bananarama Beach and Dive Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 22
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Also Known As:
Bananarama Beach And Dive Hotel West Bay
Bananarama Dive Hotel
Hotel Bananarama Dive
Hotel Style:
#2 Top resorts Hotel in West Bay
#3 Family Hotel in West Bay
#3 On the Beach Hotel in West Bay
#4 Romantic Hotel in West Bay
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