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West Bay Divers

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Fosters WB Rd | Behind Beachers Bar and Grill, West Bay, Roatan, Honduras
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Great experience! Felt like part of the West Bay Divers family :)

Completed my PADI Open Water class. Everything went very smooth and I had a lot of fun! My... read more

Reviewed 11 March 2016
OltiMe
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Cheyenne, Wyoming
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The Best Dive Shop in Roatan

I was in Roatan for a short visit, and showed up with the intention of getting a dive... read more

Reviewed 6 March 2016
William D
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Boston, Massachusetts
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West Bay Divers is a PADI 5 Star Dive Center located in beautiful West Bay, on the Island of Roatan. We dive on the Mesoamerican Barrier Reef, the second largest reef system in the world, home to over 95% of Caribbean marine species. At West Bay Divers we have earned a reputation of professionalism in the dive community by using high quality & well maintained Cressi rental gear, and staffing experienced dive professionals with a commitment to safety. With daily fun dives, snorkeling tours, PADI certification courses, and specialized Island excursions, we are sure to have something for everyone. Let us share our passion for the underwater world with you! Coming to Roatan on a cruise? Contact us to build you a personalized schedule to suit your group.
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Fosters WB Rd | Behind Beachers Bar and Grill, West Bay, Roatan, Honduras

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Reviewed 11 March 2016 via mobile

Completed my PADI Open Water class. Everything went very smooth and I had a lot of fun! My instructor Kieran was knowledgeable, informative and a great person! :) Valerie, the shop's customer service manager and schedule master was very friendly and helpful! :) The boats...More

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WestBayDivers, General Manager at West Bay Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2016

YAY Olga! Congratulations on completing your Open Water Course! Now you and Chuck can see the beauty of the world's reefs together for years to come! You are very much a part of our growing WBD family, I hope we will see you back here...More

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Reviewed 6 March 2016

I was in Roatan for a short visit, and showed up with the intention of getting a dive certification. West Bay Divers helped me get that certification and showed me all there is to see underwater in beautiful Roatan. The employees are top notch and...More

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WestBayDivers, General Manager at West Bay Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2016

William, It was awesome having you dive with us, and get your Scuba Diver certification! Hope things continue to go well in the coast guard, and I hope they decide to make Roatan a port call again in the near future. Get out and do...More

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Reviewed 4 March 2016

West Bay Divers is a PADI 5 Star Dive Center located in West Bay, on the Island of Roatan. I am 67 years young and after visiting West Bay Divers, I decided that I wanted to receive my certification as an Open Water Diver. Prior...More

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WestBayDivers, Manager at West Bay Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2016

Dan, Thank you very much for your kind words! We strive to make everyone's experience here the best it can possibly be! I'm thrilled that your time with us was exceptional. You are now A West Bay Diver! We look forward to seeing you and...More

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Reviewed 2 March 2016

My husband and I decided to take our children on a cruise and chose an itinerary that included Roatan because we wanted to dive. I chose West Bay Divers based on other Trip Advisor reviews. Valerie was easy to communicate with via email and she...More

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WestBayDivers, General Manager at West Bay Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2016

Thank you for the review! I am so glad we were able to get you out to the reef during your day in Roatan! I hope you two think of us and Roatan the next time you are planning a vacation!

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Reviewed 22 February 2016

I booked this tour via e-mail with West Bay Divers. This decision made me have a wonderful time in Roatan. A private snorkeling tour with Kieran, he is so considerate and nice, helped us a lot during our tour and took a lot of nice...More

1  Thank Ivyhan2016
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WestBayDivers, General Manager at West Bay Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2016

Thank you for the review! I am so glad you and your family were able to come for a snorkeling tour with Kieran!

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Reviewed 21 February 2016

We were recommended by a friend to dive in Roatan with West bay divers. Valerie did a fantastic job to organize our trainings (PADI advanced combined with a deep dive specialty) and our children's trainings (Padi open water). The dive instructors Kieran for us and...More

1  Thank Patrick B
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WestBayDivers, General Manager at West Bay Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2016

Merci, your review is very appreciated! You all worked hard over your week long stay to earn a combined 6 certifications, while seeing some incredible dive sites like El Aguila, Lighthouse Reef, and Pablo's Place! If you ever make your way back to Roatan, we...More

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Reviewed 19 February 2016 via mobile

My wife and I had a fantastic experience with West Bay Divers. I am a well-seasoned diver with 15 years of destination diving experience, this is one of the best dive shops I've come across. Small intimate groups, we were taken to a huge variety...More

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WestBayDivers, General Manager at West Bay Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2016

Thank you for the well-written review! Divers like the two of you make our work so enjoyable! It was a pleasure to have you join us for the week and I hope you consider returning to Roatan again soon to see Piper!, and visit even...More

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Reviewed 13 February 2016

Thanks to Valerie and Ben for making my experience so wondeful. Great boat, equipmen and experienced guide, saw most beautiful marine life ever. I will be back for sure!!! Marc

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WestBayDivers, Manager at West Bay Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2016

Marc, Thank your for visiting West Bay Divers, When people come and say they had a great experience it means so much to us, Looking forward to seeing you again! Ian Parks

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Reviewed 22 January 2016

This shop deserves all the good reviews it gets! It's dive equipment is new and well maintained. The dive boats are the best on west bay. They also are kept in like new condition by Ian and his two awesome Captains Norland and Oscar. The...More

1  Thank jarhead262
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WestBayDivers, General Manager at West Bay Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 2 February 2016

Muchas Gracias for the excellent review and the shout out to our boat Captains and maintenance manager -- they work very hard to keep our boats looking and running perfectly! The three weeks you spent with us were wonderful and we cannot wait to have...More

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Reviewed 22 January 2016

We just arrived from Roatan on Jan. 18, we were there for 2 weeks as a couple and we are still on our little cloud. We were referred to West Bay Divers by our rental property manager, and we are so thankful. They make you...More

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WestBayDivers, General Manager at West Bay Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 2 February 2016

Speaking for the entire team here...Diving with the two of you was a complete pleasure! Thank you for the glowing review! We are lucky to have such passionate and talented instructors like Kieran, Chris and Chelsea -- but we are also lucky to have divers...More

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Response from SaraD79 | Reviewed this property |
It is a beautiful walk on the beach from the Grand Roatan to West Bay Divers. It is an easy walk and doable on a daily basis. I know that you can keep your equipment at the dive shop if that is what you want to do so you... More
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Response from Fireguy_31 | Reviewed this property |
You could do an adventure dive to 20 feet. An adventure dive is intended to introduce people to the sport of diving, not as a way of circumventing the certification process. So, you'd probably be limited to one dive then... More
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Response from mgb2016 | Reviewed this property |
Email them directly. I'm sure they will accommodate if at all possible. Great staff and equipment. Very prompt to respond.
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