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On the beach, sun-loungers, beach umbrellas, beach towels
2 outdoor pools, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
2 outdoor pools, pool umbrellas, pool loungers

Guest reviews

4.3 out of 5 Excellent
95 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Parking included
Air conditioning

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment


Explore the area

AirportBonaire (BON-Flamingo Intl.)11 min drive
Popular LocationDonkey Beach11 min drive
Popular LocationBachelor's Beach12 min drive
Popular LocationBonaire Donkey Sanctuary16 min drive

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Studio, Garden View

5/5 guest room rating
  • 290 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2

Standard Apartment, 3 Bedrooms

5/5 guest room rating
  • 1475 sq ft
  • Sleeps 7

Standard Apartment, 1 Bedroom

No guest room rating
  • 634 sq ft
  • Sleeps 3

Standard Apartment, 2 Bedrooms

5/5 guest room rating
  • 968 sq ft
  • Sleeps 5

About this area


Located in Kralendijk, Buddy Dive Resort is in the suburbs and on the beach. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Lac Bay Beach and Sorobon Beach. Kayaking and scuba diving offer great chances to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with cave exploring and ecotours nearby.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Donkey Beach - 11 min drive
  • Bachelor's Beach - 12 min drive
  • Bonaire Donkey Sanctuary - 16 min drive
  • Lac Bay - 16 min drive
  • Sorobon Beach - 22 min drive

Getting around

  • AirportBonaire (BON-Flamingo Intl.) - 11 min drive


  • Between 2 Buns - 6 min walk
  • Bistro de Paris - 10 min walk
  • Italy In The World - 14 min walk
  • Pasa Bon Pizza - 15 min walk
  • Julian's Cafe - 3 min drive

About this property

Buddy Dive Resort

Beachside resort to enjoy 2 outdoor swimming pools and a sand beach
Spend the day playing on the beach then return to dine at one of Buddy Dive Resort's 2 restaurants. All 73 rooms have TVs with cable channels, and feature kitchens with full-sized fridge/freezers, hobs and microwaves. Guests will also find complimentary wireless Internet access, separate sitting areas and coffee/tea makers.
Buddy Dive Resort offers 73 forms of air-conditioned accommodation which are accessible via exterior corridors, and features a safe and coffee/tea makers. This accommodation offers separate sitting areas. Accommodation at this 3.5-star resort has kitchens with full-sized fridge/freezers, hobs, microwaves and kitchenware and utensils. Bathrooms include a shower and complimentary toiletries.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Cable televisions are provided. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and hairdryers can be requested.

2 the outdoor swimming pools are on site.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and public transport

  • Free self parking
  • Return airport shuttle (surcharge) from 6 AM to 11 PM
  • Airport shuttle on request

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 6:30 AM–10 AM: USD 19.00 for adults and USD 19.00 for children
  • 2 restaurants
  • 1 swim-up bar, 1 poolside bar and 1 bar

Things to do

  • 2 outdoor pools
  • Playground
  • Scuba diving
  • Shopping
  • Snorkelling

Family friendly

  • 2 outdoor pools
  • Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
  • Children's club (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Full-sized fridge
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Playground
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)


  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • Library
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • Dutch
  • English
  • German
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Computer station


  • Beach loungers
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beachfront location
  • Garden
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Terrace


  • Beach towels
  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities


  • Air conditioning
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Linens


  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer (on request)
  • Shower
  • Towels


  • TV channels
  • TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Hob


  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Separate sitting area

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Check-in between 4:00 PM and midnight
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! One child stays free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 31.8 per day.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: USD 565.00 per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: USD 19.00 for adults and USD 19.00 for children (approximately)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: USD 43 per week (rates may vary)
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 25.00 per person (roundtrip)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: USD 25.00 (roundtrip), (from 3 to 12 years old)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 31.8 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details 72 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Buddy Dive Resort Kralendijk
Buddy Dive Resort
Buddy Dive Kralendijk
Buddy Dive
Buddy Dive Bonaire/Kralendijk
Buddy Dive Hotel Kralendijk
Buddy Dive Resort Bonaire/Kralendijk
Buddy Dive Hotel Kralendijk
Buddy Dive Resort Resort
Buddy Dive Resort Kralendijk
Buddy Dive Resort Resort Kralendijk

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Buddy Dive Resort and receive a full refund?
Yes, Buddy Dive Resort offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Buddy Dive Resort cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Buddy Dive Resort?
As of Oct 20, 2020, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Buddy Dive Resort on Oct 27, 2020 start from CA $191, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Does Buddy Dive Resort have a pool?
Yes, this property has 2 outdoor pools.
Is Buddy Dive Resort pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Buddy Dive Resort?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Buddy Dive Resort?
Check-in is from 4:00 PM to midnight. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at Buddy Dive Resort?
Checkout is at 11:00 AM.
Does Buddy Dive Resort provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle. A fee of USD 25.00 per person, roundtrip, applies.
Where is Buddy Dive Resort located?
This Kralendijk resort is on the beach, 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Leeward Antilles, and within 6 mi (10 km) of Donkey Beach and Bachelor's Beach. Lac Bay and Bonaire Donkey Sanctuary are also within 6 miles (10 km).
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Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2020

4/5 Good

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2020

3/5 Okay

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 7 nights in Jul 2020

1/5 Terrible

Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Buddy Dive is my new favorite Dive Destination
Buddy Dive is Wonderful. They cater to Diving %100. The atmosphere is so fun due to their motto Eat Sleep Dive
Stayed 3 nights in Feb 2020