Bonaires hotels offer some spectacular dive deals

Some of Bonaires leading dive hotels are offering spectacular deals for the enthusiastic diver this autumn. Jump right in.
Buddy Dive Resort, home of the drive and dive, is now available on CD Rom. The CD Rom offers many images and information on the resort and its facilities, a unique video, screensavers, and more. Buddy Dive continues to offer its Drive and Dive package, which includes seven-nights accommodation, rental vehicle, 6 boat dives, unlimited shore diving, daily breakfast, transfers and taxes, starting at US$715 per person.
Guests of Captain Don’s Habitat now receive an extra bonus when they book a 7 night package. With their EXTRA’s A la Carte Menu, guests can choose the extra they would like to have with their pre-paid accommodation and/or diving 8 day/7 night package. When booking the package simply chose the extra and it will be added to your itinerary absolutely free. Free extras include one boat dive, sunset sail, kayak mangrove tour, US$30 on property credit and 30% discount on a 6-day Nitrox package (1 extra allowed per person).
The Deep Blue View B&B offers boat diving the relaxed way. No set schedules, no bottom time and no crowded boats. Their own boat, designed for small groups, can accommodate up to eight people, is for use only by resort guests and departs each morning after breakfast, no matter what time that is. Six one-tank boat dive packages are priced at US$150 per person, six two-tank boat dives is US$250. This includes tank, weights and tax.
Divi Flamingo Beach Resort & Casino’s Shore Diving Package is now available in 2004. Valid for booking from October 8, 2003 through 2004, package prices are US$999 per person, based on double occupancy (January 4 - April 18, 2004) and $899 (April 19 - December 21, 2004). The Shore Diving Package includes seven nights accommodations, seven breakfasts, one dinner, one week car rental, plus unlimited tanks for shore diving.
On August 4, 2003 the 60-foot historic vessel, Our Confidence, unexpectedly sank 55 feet to the bottom of the Caribbean Sea. The boat now lies just 150 feet west of Harbour Village Beach Club, creating a new site for divers to explore. Our Confidence sank in a semi-upright position with the top of the mast just 22 feet below the surface.  Additionally Harbour Village is now comprised of the luxury resort, Harbour Village Beach Club, the affordable 21-room Portofino Hotel and Yacht Club, two restaurants, a 64-slip marina, state of the art meeting rooms, fitness facilities and multiple real estate opportunities.
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