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Buddy Dive Resort

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Kralendijk, Caribbean Netherlands

Description

Welcome to Buddy Dive Resort, Bonaire - Your Ultimate Diving Destination!

Immerse yourself in the crystal clear, turquoise waters of the Caribbean at Buddy Dive Resort, an unhurried, unspoiled natural paradise offering spectacular sunsets, gentle breezes, and an atmosphere you can just sit back, relax, and enjoy.

Our resort is known for its spacious accommodations, personable staff, and a dive operation that has something for every diver. No matter which apartment you are staying in, you’re never further than a giant stride away from our beautiful ocean.

We offer 1, 2, and 3 bedroom apartments and studios, all with ocean or garden views and comfortably furnished to accommodate guests and their companions. Each apartment has a fully equipped kitchen, spacious living area with cable TV, air-conditioned bedrooms with their own bathroom and shower, and a room safe at no extra charge.

Bed Icon 73 Rooms

Payment & Cancellation

Payment Terms :

  1. Payment Processing: Payments will be handled by Sapias Group Europe B.V., which has partnered with Worldline for processing.
  2. Advance Payment: An advance payment of 100 USD per person or 500 USD for group bookings is required to accept the agreement, unless otherwise agreed upon.
  3. Total Travel Sum: The total travel sum must be paid 30 days before the start of the trip.
  4. Special Offers: In the case of special offers, such as Early Bird, different rules may apply.

Cancellation Fee :

  1. Cancellation Policy: The traveler can cancel the agreement at any time with immediate effect. The cancellation must be made in writing addressed to the reservations office.
  2. No Refunds for Down Payments: No refunds are possible for down payments. Deposits are non-refundable and non-transferable.
  3. Cancellation Costs: In the event of termination/cancellation, the traveler owes Sapias/Buddy Dive/Belmar the following cancellation costs in addition to any reservation costs incurred:
    • A cancellation penalty of 25% of the confirmed booking will be applied if a reservation is cancelled (or rooms released/reduced in the case of a group reservation) between 60 – 29 days prior to scheduled arrival.
    • A cancellation penalty of 50% of the confirmed booking will be applied if a reservation is cancelled (or rooms released/reduced in the case of a group reservation) between 28 – 15 days prior to scheduled arrival.
    • A cancellation penalty of 75% of the confirmed booking will be applied if a reservation is cancelled (or rooms released/reduced in the case of a group reservation) between 14 – 1 day prior to scheduled arrival.
    • Cancellations on the day of arrival and/or no-show: 100% of the reservation is non-refundable/non-transferable. Unused parts of the agreement/travel sum are not subject to reimbursement.
  4. Non-Refundable Specials: Payments for specials such as the Early Bird are non-refundable.
  5. No Show: If the traveler does not appear on the day of arrival or does not use the trip without notice or cancellation, the traveler will still owe the full travel sum.
  6. Cancellations Outside Office Hours: Cancellations outside office hours are deemed to have been made on the next working day.
  7. Collection Costs: If Sapias/Buddy Dive/Belmar has to incur costs and/or obtain legal advice to collect the travel sum or parts of the travel sum, these costs will be passed on to the Traveler.

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Booking Process


1
BOOKING

Once we receive your booking, we double check availability with the dive operator and reserve your spot

2
CONFIRMATION

We usually get back to you within 24 hours to confirm that your booking is final

3
48H FREE CANCELLATION PERIOD

You then have 48 hours to take care of other travel arrangements. Your credit card will only be charged after that period

Resort Policies

Check-in

Check-in time follows guest arrival


Check-out

Check-out time follows guest arrival time


Special check-in instructions
  1. Save Time on Check-In: To save time at the front desk, you can fill in the required paperwork at home or on the plane prior to arrival1.
  2. Downloadable Form: The necessary forms for check-in can be downloaded from their website.
  3. Guest Registration Card: They have a Guest Registration Card that you can fill out with your details

Children and extra beds
  • Extra Beds: They can place one roll-away bed or one baby cot in their apartments. Please note it is not possible to add any extra beds to their studios.
  • Non-Refundable Deposits: No refunds are possible for down payments. Deposits are non-refundable and non-transferable.

Access methods
  1. By Air: The most common way to reach Bonaire, where Buddy Dive Resort is located, is by air. There are direct flights from several cities in the U.S., as well as from Amsterdam.
  2. By Sea: Bonaire is also accessible by sea. Many cruise lines include Bonaire in their Caribbean itineraries.
  3. On the Island: Once you’re on the island, Buddy Dive Resort is just a short drive away from the airport1. The resort offers an on-site car rental service for your convenience.

Accepted payment methods


Pets

Pets are not allowed.

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