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!

Ostracod 
Night Dives

   November 16th & 17th

Book a photo shoot!

   During your course or dive!

Quarterly
clean up dive

   January 18th

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. 

  •   I did Advanced Open water course at yellow submarine, after diving at other places this was an excellent way to gain more confidence in the water and enhance my skills!... read more

    Marloes K
    11/14/2019
  •   After clear instructions and comforting from Kimberley we started our dive sessions. Fantastic experience! At first we weren't all as comfortable in the water, but there was room and patience... read more

    EllenHaan
    11/12/2019
  •   We did 3 boat trips with Dive friends. Sid was an excellent dive guide. These quality of these type trips are always determined by the group you end up... read more

    timfC5769CY
    11/12/2019
  •   As a complete novice I was a bit nervous. Sarah Roslalhy made the day exceptional for me! I could not have asked for a better instructor. I... read more

    Deanna V
    11/09/2019
  •   I highly recomend the company! Me and my husband went to Bonaire for diving. I am a beginer at scuba diving and was a little bit afraid of doing it.... read more

    marina_pena23
    11/08/2019

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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