Buddy Dive Resort



Buddy Dive Resort is an oceanfront island getaway with world-class diving facilities, casual style and an accommodating staff that draws guests back year after year. This friendly, personal service has become the trademark of Buddy Dive Resort.


Buddy Dive Resort includes 78 units with considerable options for their dive focused guests, including  renovated studios, 1, 2 and 3 bedroom apartments. Guests enjoy fully equipped kitchens with all necessary utensils and basic appliances, air-conditioned bedrooms with a choice of king or twin beds, private patios and balconies and are furnished in simple, contemporary Caribbean décor. 

All apartments have large bathrooms with walk-in showers, cable TV, in room phones, room safes and housekeeping. Wifi is free. Irons/ironing boards and hairdryers are available at the front desk. 

Buddy Dive's PADI 5-Star, Gold Palm, full service dive operation, caters to all levels of divers with complete rental department, a full range of instruction, gear sales and service - all with a smile from their team of dedicated dive professionals. Buddy Dive operates daily morning and afternoon boat trips on comfortable custom dive boats and also arranges guided night and daytime dives to unique shore diving sites.

Buddy Dive Resort’s unique Drive-Thru air fill station and Buddy’s house reef with dockside tanks and sturdy ladders make shore diving easy and accessible. The digital photo center has rental cameras and instruction for underwater photographers and videographers. You can count on the Buddy Dive team to make your dive vacation safe and memorable.

Start the day at Buddy Dive with their buffet breakfast served daily in their oceanfront cafe. Blennie's Restaurant features seaside dining and drinks for lunch and dinner within their expansive, vaulted roof terrace.

For elegant dining, Ingridients offers guests a superb oceanfront atmosphere and international cuisine. Don't miss Friday evenings at Blennie's -- their all-you-can-eat BBQ along with entertainment guests at the weekly Rum Punch party is a Buddy Dive tradition.

The Activity Center offers mountain biking, kayaking, nature tours, snorkeling and more. “Buddy’s Rangers” Kids Club will keeps the kids off the web with a weekly schedule of morning activities for children ages 5-14 years. The resort can also arrange childcare.

Guests can relax at two swimming pools, serene gardens with hammocks or the sandy oceanfront terraces with chaise lounges. The large open air reception center is open every day to help with any guest need and after hours security is on duty. Wifi hotspots are available in select locations around the resort.

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Specials

Buddy Dive Resort

Bonaire Madness - Free Diving!

Book our 7 night Drive and Dive and every 2nd divers gets FREE diving! Non-divers get a FREE Discover Scuba session too! Rates starting at $827.00 per person with 6 divers.
Travel: Nov 25, 2023 - Dec 22, 2023

starting at

$ 1031 per person

Buddy Dive Resort

Marine Life Weeks - 2 for 1 Diving!

Book a 7 night Drive and Dive package and every 2nd diver pays the non-diver rate. Join Eric Riesch's Marine Life programs and presentations. Rates start at $1031.00 p/p based on 6 divers in 3 bedroom apartment.
Travel: Sep 16, 2023 - Sep 29, 2023

starting at

$ 1031 per person

Buddy Dive Resort

Boat Dive Mania

Book at 7 night Drive and Dive package with 6 boat dives and get 6 extra boat dives FREE. Packages for 2 divers start at $1507.00 per person.
Travel: Jul 29, 2023 - Aug 25, 2023

starting at

$ 1507 per person

Buddy Dive Resort

Stay in the Holiday Spirit

Book a Drive and Dive package for 2 weeks (Dec 16-30, 2023) and get a 25% discount on the accommodation portion of the second week! Starting at $1649.00 per person for 4 people in 2 bedroom.
Travel: Dec 16, 2023 - Dec 30, 2023

starting at

$ 1649 per person

Buddy Dive Resort

Early Bird Special

Book any package 6 months in advance and take 10% off the total price. Requires full payment at time of booking - cannot be cancelled or changed. Blackout dates May 21-28, Jun 18-Jul 2, Nov 19-26, Sep 24-Oct 1.
Travel: Jan 1, 2023 - Dec 31, 2023

starting at

$ 919 per person


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