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Bananarama Dive Center

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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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Carretera Pavimentada Principal | Bananarama Dr., West Bay, Roatan, Honduras
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All reviews top notch swim throughs open water certification thirsty turtle hole in the wall awesome staff learning experience love diving great diving surface interval wonderful things refresher course sea life great care laid back blue channel an amazing experience
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Reviewed yesterday

I’ve dove multiple places in the Caribbean. Mexico,Bahamas , Curaçao etc. Bananarama dive shop from top to bottom is the BEST! ANYWHERE! Marco,Yumi,Lanita,Zoey,Andrea,Bryan,Michael,and Martin make up a team that is professional and skilled to give you the best dive experience ever. This October was my...More

Thank Dream100331
Reviewed 2 days ago

I don't normally write reviews but these guys deserve one they were so good. For context I am a dive professional at a dive shop/hotel in the FL Keys so I have some experience at this. From the time we arrived the service was excellent....More

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The dive center is the best! The rooms are clean and have what you need. Don't bother at looking at pictures of rooms because you're never going to be In your room anyway. Our dive master Zoey was amazing! Also the food and drinks are...More

Thank Dan C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been diving with Marco and his crew for 8 years. They are definitely THE BEST DIVE SHOP EVER!!!😄❤️(inside joke). Thanks all of you for making us so welcome!More

Thank raeannhurst
Bananarama_Divers, Manager at Bananarama Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

You rock .It is such a treat to be able to dive with you all and have so many BEST DIVES EVER !!!!!!!! WE do so appreciate and enjoy having you all with us ,like family :) Thank you again and again and again and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our second dive trip to Bananarama and we've already booked for the same time next year. Marco and his dive crew are the best! Daily cleaning and storage of dive equipment is very convenient and really made the diving experience effortlessly! Everyone at...More

Thank Debra C
Bananarama_Divers, Manager at Bananarama Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Debra C ..We appreciate your support and continued enjoyment with us .We certainly have a great time with you all . We look forward to your return in October .

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been diving with Bananarama Dive Center for about 8 years. I love diving with Marco, Martin, Andrea and the rest of the crew. On this trip I was able to do 17 dives. We saw lots of Eagle Rays, Turtles and Eels. We...More

Thank Kevin H
Bananarama_Divers, Manager at Bananarama Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Kevin H .You are at home when you are here with us Always .Always so many cool things happen when you are diving with us . It was a magical Night Dive ,even with the lights on all the time .We await you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We recently dove with Bananarama Dive Center (we also dove with them last year) and the divemaster, boat captain, and all the staff go out of their way to make sure you have safe and memorable dives. Great set up, just walk a few yards...More

Thank 449jan77
Bananarama_Divers, Manager at Bananarama Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you 449jan77 .Such a nice commentary.Safety comes first , so we can enjoy the experience with complete comfort and confidence.We always have a treat with divers that have been with us before . Cheers

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Bananarama is an amazing hotel with splendid accommodations and awesome diving instructors! They are very helpful and knowledgeable! The place has some of the best diving sites I have ever seen. We did our first night dive here and it was simply spectacular! Be...More

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Bananarama_Divers, Manager at Bananarama Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We thank you from the bottom of our heart for you kind words .We also love the amazing video you shared about your time here in Roatan . It was a great pleasure having you back with us , and we await your return

Reviewed 8 October 2018

Diving in Roatan is amazing! If your thinking about diving in Roatan, the dive shop at Bananarama has been the best dive shop I have ever had the pleasure of diving with. Right from the start, working with Marco to get our dives scheduled, renting...More

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Bananarama_Divers, Manager at Bananarama Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you tons jseow75 Andrea had a blast with you guys .It was also nice having you all for 2 weeks to see more of what Roatan's incredible reef system has to offer.We enjoy when divers love to dive as much as we do .And...More

Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

Full agreement with David H below. Amazing facilitys, instructors / Dive Masters and Captains. If you're looking for a top shelf dive experiance,then Roatan is the place and Bananarama, Marco and his people are the group to show you the way. Spectacular. 5 stars

1  Thank Kurt G
Bananarama_Divers, Manager at Bananarama Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Kurt G .We appreciate the time we all had together . It was an adventure with memories to last.Your support and kind words are too kind. Hurry back

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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!!
5 November 2015|
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
Gina B
30 September 2015|
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Response from Diane A | 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!