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. 

  •   Diving with Dive Friends is exactly what the name implies...Friendly and fun. Alex, Allie, Pieter, Helmur, Janine, and Hank were friendly, kind, professional, and knowledgeable.

    My wife's... read more

    slker
    12/30/2019
  •   Kim Betz is the best ! We had a great week in Bonaire and the diving experience was the best. This is the place to dive with. The staff... read more

    Rickhamilton1225
    12/30/2019
  •   Dive Friends was a good experience. Very professional and knowledgeable. We had Kimberly as our dive guide and she impressed us with her knowledge of the different dive... read more

    scottfE2326UF
    12/30/2019
  •   Our family of 4 rented equipment with unlimited air for the week and it worked out really well. Since there are multiple locations regardless of where we dove there... read more

    markkH2223ND
    12/28/2019
  •   We got a combo package of unlimited shore diving plus three boat dives. The shore diving was fine— easy to get tanks and drop off empties. They could... read more

    Noel G
    12/28/2019

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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