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Gunter's Ecomarine

#11 of 18 Tours in Utila
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| Sandy Bay, Utila IB3103, Honduras
+504 2425-3350
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Great, friendly, relaxed vibe around here, but serious about the safety of their divers. Very... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
kimphillips2018
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Awesome & Chill shop with Spectacular diving!!!

I usually dive with another shop, but I wanted a night dive & my normal shop couldn't commit... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jonathan M
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Gunter's Ecomarine Dive Shop is a world famous secret found only on the island Utila. We offer a familiar atmosphere, professional service and the best diving on Utila. Whether you are first time diver or a diver of the world, Ecomarine will give you a dive adventure of a lifetime....
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  • Very good7%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“dive shop” (42 reviews)
“salva vida” (5 reviews)
“laid back” (9 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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| Sandy Bay, Utila IB3103, Honduras
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great, friendly, relaxed vibe around here, but serious about the safety of their divers. Very thorough with preparations. Watched Kaitlyn instructing a 10 yr old learning to scuba on our boat and she was awesome with him. Flexible about dive sites to suit personal tastes...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I usually dive with another shop, but I wanted a night dive & my normal shop couldn't commit. Gunter's Ecomarine made it happen & I couldn't be more satisfied. They are very laid back, but professional & know their stuff!! I HIGHLY recommend them! They...More

Thank Jonathan M
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As people say this dive school is truly amazing, mainly so because of the kindness and cheer of the people who work there. Finding the right balance between being laid back and a dedication to safe & quality diving and education, this smaller, but charming...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great spot to dive and a great place to have fun. The right place with the right price. I highly recommend this place because of the great staff and services.

Thank Patrick W
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Ecomarine U, Front Office Manager at Gunter's Ecomarine, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much Patrick. Thank you for been part of our family. We're glad you had fun. We're really hoping to see you soon, you'll be always more than welcome, and thank you for taking your time for us, its very appreciable.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went there just to stay (5$/night) once we talked to Carol she told us we should think about trying scuba diving and getting the SSI open water certification. We did it and it was one of the best experiences I’ve had!! The instructors are very...More

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Ecomarine U, Front Office Manager at Gunter's Ecomarine, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much Sonia, we all thank you so much for letting us be part of such an amazing experience you'll have for the rest of your life. You are part of our fabulous family, we'll always be happy and excited to have you...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Women coming to this shop should know that they should make sure to always stick with a friend at night, do not let yourself get caught alone, do not drink with strangers, do not trust those that you don't know, keep your guards up. This...More

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Reviewed 19 January 2018

Had some great dives with these guys during my time in Utila, including snorkeling with a pod of dolphins on the north side and scuba diving with sea turtles. The guides are pretty chill but are very experienced always put safety first, and I never...More

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Ecomarine U, Front Office Manager at Gunter's Ecomarine, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Ecomarine Gunter's Dive Center is what it is for you guys, you are the ones that make our family better and better. Thank You very much and we hope to have you with us soon. Our hands will always be open for everyone.

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Reviewed 9 January 2018

What an unbelievable experience! My daughter and I became certified divers thanks to the most patient, knowledgable and best instructor, Chaz Evans. The crew at Ecomarine welcome you into their world and treat you like family. They not only ensure your safety but also ensure...More

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Ecomarine U, Front Office Manager at Gunter's Ecomarine, responded to this reviewResponded 13 January 2018

Thank you very much Francine, we appreciate you and welcome to our family, it would be a pleasure for us to have you guys back. We are happy we were able to introduce you the magic of the underwater world.

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Reviewed 28 September 2017

Terrific, knowledgable staff. Great place to grab a beer after a dive. Will definitely be back again.

Thank Jared H
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Reviewed 18 September 2017

Prior to our arrival on Utila, our family of four (two teenagers, two adults) were "taken in" by Ecomarine's manager, Faye. Even though we were already thrilled about our adventure, Faye's enthusiastic emails brought us all to an even higher level of excitement! From the...More

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