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Captain Don's Habitat

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On Bonaire, Captain Don's Habitat is the Original Home of Diving Freedom. We offer a full range of boat diving, shore diving, nitrox, tech diving, courses or a combination of each. All this can be done at your pace in a laid back and friendly environment that brings our guests back year after year. Wake up to the breathtaking views of the Caribbean Sea after a great night's sleep in one of our huge and newly renovated ocean view rooms, 2 bedroom cottages or our brand new 3 bedroom garden villa (available September 1, 2015) Between dives, you can stroll through the lush gardens, which are home to more than 50 animal and plant species, relax by the pool or get pampered at the on site spa. Enjoy delicious meals for breakfast, lunch and dinner oceanside at RumRunners restaurant or relax on your own terrace with a self prepared meal from your own kitchenette. Vacation means freedom. Experience the freedom that brings guests back year after year to Captain Don's Habitat.
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Captain Don's Habitat continues the 'diving freedom' concept of its founder with 24 hour reef access to some of the best shore diving in the world. Great biodiversity of marine life and a wide array of underwater photographic opportunities abound. No trip is complete
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Response from PierreSubeh, Online Support Team at Captain Don's Habitat
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Dear George, Thank you so much for choosing Captain Don's Habitat as your Caribbean resort destination! It was our absolute pleasure to have hosted your stay during your visit to Bonaire. We truly appreciate your positive feedback. We thank you so very much for your lovely words about our; friendly staff, convenient diving setup, excellent dining options, and overall Captain Don's Habitat experience. We thrive to deliver an unforgettable Bonaire getaway and are glad to hear you've had a good one with us. Counting down to see you again very soon. Warm greetings from our entire team at Captain Don's Habitat Bonaire! Pierre Subeh, Online Support Team Captain Don's Habitat, Bonaire
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Last year, we spent a week at Capt Don’s. What a fabulous place! I was so nervous to take my open water test, but Alex was such a great instructor. He was so patient and taught me so much more than I learned up here in MN. We loved the cottage we stayed in and the breakfast was
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Shore diving is the absolute best. The resort is a haven for dovers. Boat trips to the north coast and Klein Bonaire add to the experience. We stayed in a villa for five and it was great accommodations. Bonaire restaurants offer some great choices. Nine trips to Bonaire and
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Response from PierreSubeh, Online Support Team at Captain Don's Habitat
Responded 4 days ago
Dear DiverPa, Thank you so much for choosing Captain Don's Habitat as your Caribbean resort destination! It was our absolute pleasure to have hosted your stay during your visit to Bonaire. It's always great to have amazing divers like you visiting us :-) We hope to see you again very very soon! Sunny greetings from our diving oasis, Bonaire, Pierre Subeh, Online Support Team Captain Don's Habitat, Bonaire
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If your goal is to dive then this is a good place to go. There isn’t to much else to do around this facility so rent a car so you can go into town. “Rum Runners” the restaurant attached to the facility was plenty good & I enjoyed the food there. The room was pretty basic,
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Response from PierreSubeh, Online Support Team at Captain Don's Habitat
Responded 4 days ago
Dear Curiouskelley, On behalf of our team, we want to thank you for your lovely words! We thrive to be "The Home of the Diving Freedom", so we are glad to hear you felt that way during your stay. Rum Runners is definitely an incredible dining choice, and it puts a smile on our face to know you've enjoyed it. Regarding your comments about the bedding, we are constantly working on improving our accommodations and promise to work on delivering a better sleeping experience in the near future. Thank you for the positive feedback and we hope to see you again very soon in Captain Don's Habitat! Warm greetings from Sunny Bonaire Pierre Subeh, Online Support Team Captain Don's Habitat, Bonaire
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We are independent divers in Bonaire. We do not have experience with Captain Don's Habitat other than delightful dinners at their restaurant, but we have had two negative experiences as divers. Here is a letter we wrote and emailed to the General Manager and Dive Operations
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It was quiet. No noise issues at all. I did very little actual cooking but I had everything I needed to have sacks and cocktails :)
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I am wondering if you have laundry facilities on your property for guests.
👍Thanks wolfkr88. I appreciate knowing and didn’t mean to give you a thumbs down😣
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No,unfortunately you can’t rent kayak. But you can scuba diving!! Have fun!!! ☺️
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Do you have rinse tanks and lockers?
Absolutely!
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Do you have anything facilities for children???
Sorry, can't help with this one. Wasn't something I looked out for.
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"Check the several available room options online"
"ocean view rooms are all great views"
"I feel the second floor rooms have better view of the water."
"Ocean view junior suite"
"There are condo-like apartments and stand-a-lone bungalows. Ocean front views are available."
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PRICE RANGE
US$128 - US$267 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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LOCATION
CaribbeanBonaireKralendijk
NUMBER OF ROOMS
56
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