Bruce Bowker’s Carib Inn continues to make improvements while keeping true to its original ideals of a more intimate resort. The resort expanded its dive shop and has all new rental regulators and BCDs. They also installed a new dock ladder with a platform to make guests’ entry and exit from the Caribbean Sea easier. Carib Inn has also added the option of a reserved boat, where divers can choose their dive master, departure time and dive sites they’d like to dive. For more information visit www.caribinn.com or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Buddy Dive Resort recently announced they will be renovating their Digital Photo Center into an extra classroom for dive courses. Buddy Dive offers a wide range of recreational, specialty, safety and instructor dive courses. Although the photo shop is being remodeled into a classroom, the property will still continue to offer photo services to guests. For more information visit www.buddydive.com, email@example.com or call 1-866-GO-BUDDY.
Divi Flamingo Beach Resort & Casino has just completed resort-wide upgrades. The property’s new renovations include all new landscaping, new signage throughout the grounds to direct guests were amenities are located, RFID door locks on all entrance doors and enhanced Wi-Fi throughout the entire property. For more information visitwww.diviresorts.com/divi-
Spend the day getting pampered at Eden Beach Resort’s new spa, Aqua Spa and Gym. Located on a spacious terrace with stunning views of the Caribbean Sea and Klein Bonaire, Aqua Spa offers a variety of massage treatments, including sports massages. Guests can make their reservations directly at the front desk. All appointments must be booked 24 hours in advance. For more information visitwww.edenbeach.com, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call +599-717-6720.
Dive into luxury with Harbour Village Bonaire’s Concierge Dive service. Designed to offer a carefree experience without the worry of dealing with gear, the full diving service takes charge of all dive equipment from check-in to check-out, including loading and setting up dive gear on the dive boat pre-dive, removing gear from the dive boat post-dive, storing dive gear at the dive shop and cleaning all dive equipment at the end of each day’s use. Further enhancing the personalized experience, guests may book a private guide for shore diving at an added fee. In addition to the Concierge Dive program, Great Adventures Bonaire dive shop now provides complimentary enriched air upgrades to all enriched air-certified divers. The oxygen-enriched air allows divers to lengthen no-decompression limits while shortening surface intervals and reducing the risk of decompression sickness. For more information visitwww.harbourvillage.com, email reservations@harbourvillage.
Piet Boon Bonaire is offering guests staying at their villas the option to purchase a pre-paid credit card to be used at the newly opened Delfins Beach Resort Bonaire. Guests will have the option of purchasing a $100 or $200 credit card that can be used towards having breakfast, sunset drinks, dinner or a day pass to spend the day at their beach. For more information visit www.pietboonbonaire.com, or email@example.com.
Sand Dollar Condominiums ushered in the New Year with several upgrades to the property and product. All the bathrooms in the rental condominiums have been remodeled with the combination bathtub-shower units replaced with new, spacious walk-in showers. January 2018 also marked the date by which the installation of air-conditioning in the open concept living/dining/kitchen areas was completed. All units are now full-air conditioned. The dive pier, managed by Dive Friends Bonaire, got a facelift as well, including the replacement of the structure’s main steel beams. For more information visit www.sanddollarbonaire.com, email firstname.lastname@example.org, call 800-288-4773 and follow on Facebook.
BOREDOM IS RESTRICTED
Bonaire’s popular activity Bonaire Landsailing Adventures is back on island. Landsailing Adventures offers unique, safe, adrenaline-filled fun for everyone. No experience is necessary to try landsailing, as all training is provided on site. With a few laps around the course to feel the wind in the sail, guests will be in complete control and sailing like a pro in no time. For more information visitwww.landsailingadventures.com/
Epic Tours Bonaire has added a new boat to their family as they recently purchased the 40 ft. catamaran MUSHI MUSHI, which has been on Bonaire for 15 years. The catamaran can hold up to 26 people (excluding staff), and be booked to host private tours, family excursions, birthday parties, chill and grill tour, staff outings and more. Further, guests booking their excursion with Epic Tours can now book their sail/snorkel tour directly on their website. For more information visitwww.epictoursbonaire.com, email email@example.com or call +599-777-2628.
Kiteboarding Bonaire, the longest operating kitesurfing school in Bonaire, is excited to begin its second year of operations under the new ownership of Ossie and Rommel. The new owners have assembled a team of very experienced instructors that includes pro riders from Europe, South America and South Africa. Lessons are available for all skill levels, from beginners just learning the sport to more advanced riders looking to add new tricks to their repertoire. Kiteboarding Bonaire is also proud to offer classes for children, ages eight and up. These classes are taught in a safe and relaxed atmosphere. All lessons can be taught in five languages; Spanish, English, German, Dutch and Papiamentu. For more information visit www.kiteboardingbonaire.com, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call +599-701-5483 or follow on Instagram orFacebook.
AT YOUR SERVICE – LITERALLY
For those who prefer not to dine out after spending the day diving or exploring the island, Dinner In A Box is the perfect antidote. Dinner In A Box is the only food delivery service on the island that delivers food from 27 well established restaurants. For a small delivery fee, Dinner In A Box will be at guests’ accommodations within 45 minutes of placing their order. For more information visit www.dinnerinabox.com, email email@example.com, call +599-786-3886 or Like on Facebook.
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