As a PADI 5 Star PADI IDC Dive Center, we cater to divers of every skill level, from Bubblemakers to Instructors and everything in between. With our eight locations and four retail stores, you’re just a door-step away to your ultimate Bonaire diving adventure!



Complete dive freedom.
50+ dive sites accessible.
Swap tanks at 8 locations.

shore diving



1 and 2 tank boat dives
Klein Bonaire and/or northern sites
Only sites not accessible by shore

boat diving



Start when you want.
Smaller class sizes.
Taught in 4 languages.

DIVE courses



Customized Courses
Photo and Video shoots
Retail and Rental

photography services



8 locations.
Use the nearest to you.
Always close by.

Dive centers



Dive equipment & accessories.
Dive equipment repair & service
Footwear, Sport & Surf apparel 

RETAIL stores

Upcoming events at Dive Friends Bonaire

We regularly have exciting events happening that you can be part of. Come join the fun!

Quarterly Clean Up Dive 

   January 18th

Book a photo shoot!

   During your dive!

BECOME AN INSTRUCTOR

   January 31st

Whats new at Dive Friends Bonaire

Find out what’s been happening recently, our latest activities and blog articles.

Plastic Fantastic

Look around you, probably 90% of the objects are made of plastic or have some plastic in them. Plastic was invented at the start of… Read more

Clean Up Dive July 2019

  Team up to clean up! Another successful Dive Friends Bonaire Quarterly Clean Up Dive at North Pier Saturday, July 27th. The North (or town)… Read more

News Splash July 2019

Welcome to the Dive Friends Bonaire quarterly news update! Read about recent events and get a sneak peak in our future plans. Excited to go… Read more

What our customers say about us

We pride ourselves on making all our guests feel like they are visiting with friends. 

  •   After diving four days, my sea life camera was full and I had no way to export my photos. I stopped by Dive Friends and Katelynn was so kind and... read more

    Rhonda S
    2/12/2020
  •   We used the Dive Friends at the Marriott Courtyard because we were staying there, Very convenient operation that had good rentals, three boats and a great crew. We did one... read more

    tbooth32
    2/11/2020
  •   Our first time diving with these guys and they didn’t disappoint, excellent service, attention to detail and safety. We would recommend them and will dive with them again in the... read more

    sbigger09
    2/11/2020
  •   Fantastic service for both diving and snorkeling. Everyone we dealt with were friendly and helpful. Great selection of equipment as well and great dive packages. Full padi centre so lots... read more

    THECARDINALS
    2/11/2020
  •   Always had positive experiences here. There is several of them on bonaire. Staff is always friendly and helpful. My recommendation for people looking to get certified in bonaire... read more

    DefinitelynotDan
    2/08/2020

Why we’re called Dive Friends Bonaire!

We’re the friendliest dive center on the island! If it’s your first visit to Bonaire, we invite you to stop for a cup of coffee anytime at any location, we’d be delighted to show you around.

#DIVEFRIENDSBONAIRE

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