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Why Buddy Dive Resort is the best destination for the Ultimate Family Vacation

Can you imagine a dive trip with the entire family? Sharing your love for the ocean with your children or seeing them have their first scuba experience in a safe and calm environment? Family cannonballs in the pool or have the kids getting to know all the fish in the ocean? 

Let Buddy Dive Resort welcome you and your family for the perfect family vacation.

As a family business, we know exactly what you need for the entire family to have the best time. Buddy Dive offers a wide range of kid’s programs and dive courses for kids of all ages.

Buddy Dive Resort Bonaire Announces New PADI Instructor Development Course Dates

The courses offer the perfect preparation for a career in the dive industry. Our Course Directors and IDC Staff Instructors transfer their years of practical experience with great enthusiasm.

When choosing Buddy Dive Resort for an Instructor Development Course, IDC candidates will learn the tricks of the trade at a resort that has been known for its top diving operation for 40 years.

Buddy Dive Resort Bonaire

The resort opened its doors for the first time on August 19, 1980, and it’s a sure thing that a lot has happened and changed since then.

When talking to guests who stayed with us before they will most likely have a lot of stories from back in the day, which they can share with you.

Martien van der Valk, head of the Buddy Dive Family looks back: “When my wife Ingrid and I obtained Buddy Dive Resort & Watersports back in 2002, the resort only had 46 apartments, a small dive operation with 3 boats and 20 rental cars.”