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!

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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



Divemaster Internships
Instructor Development Course
Master Scuba Diver Trainer

Become a professional



8 locations
Use the nearest to you
Locations accessible for disabled people also

Dive centers



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

RETAIL stores

Latest news and upcoming events

#DiveFriendsBonaire

   February 6th, 2022

BECOME AN INSTRUCTOR

PADI Instructor Development Course – May 2021

Every quarter Instructor Candidates travel from their homes to the beautiful blue waters of Bonaire to work with PADI Course Director, Annie O., at Dive… Read more

The right BCD for you?

Finding the right BCD starts with knowing a little bit about the different options available to you. There are many different models of BCD on… Read more

Quarterly Clean Up – January 2021

Happy New Year, welcome in 2021! Good resolutions and time to start the year with a thorough clean up of the town’s center. The town… Read more

What our customers say about us

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

  • star rating  We are a group of 6 experienced divers on our annual dive trip (this is our 3rd trip to Bonaire in 11 years). After researching dive shops, we... read more

    John
    January 1, 2022
  • star rating  We told Daniel that we wantend to book a refresh because I had sufferd from Long Covid. He took our money and credit card deposit. Ather the pay he then... read more

    Micky
    January 1, 2022
  • star rating  The people who work at the diver shop are awesome! Delightful, helpful and will give you VIP service (unlike the dive shop with that word in its name) - help... read more

    Nashvillecleanfreak
    January 1, 2022
  • star rating  I got certified to dive through this location and it was top tier! They are right on the ocean, so we just walked right into the water to do our... read more

    MTB
    December 1, 2021
  • star rating  Booked a 2 tank dive with Dive Friends coming off a cruise ship. Set it all up, paid for the dive (in advance, not a real fan of but... read more

    VJLemons
    December 1, 2021