Sand Dollar Resort
Sand Dollar Resort
Sand Dollar Resort and Condiminiums offer SCUBA diving packages for those who desire all comforts of home, will the perks of a large resort. Sand Dollar Resort and Condiminiums proudly offer spacious and amenities that include wireless internet, a seaside grilling area, lighted tennis courts, restaurant, swimming pool, ice cream parlor, gift shop and day spa. Shore divers and snorkelers can explore Bari Reef, steps away from the resort with dive services provided by Dive Friend’s.
Sand Dollar offers some of the most spacious and comfortable studio, one, two an three bedroom condominiums on Bonaire, with private porches providing striking views of the Caribbean Sea. In addition to full size kitchens, dining and living areas, and roomy porches or balconies, the condos have color cable televisions, in-room safe, and spacious bathroom(s).
Eddy’s Restaurant located poolside serves lunch and dinner 6 days a week. Guests can lounge on one of the sun decks and descend the sturdy ladders for a quick dip or some world-class snorkeling. Ready to go for a dive? Tanks are conveniently located, just steps from the house reef and are available 24/7.
Dive Friends Bonaire at Sand Dollar
Dive Friends Bonaire is a well known and established full-service dive operation located on the property and around Bonaire. Divers will enjoy the easy day and night access to the Bari Reef or Buddy’s reef which are on either side of the property. The Dive Friends Bonaire facilities make it easy at any of the 50+ shore dive sites running the length of Bonaires leeward coast. Air and Nitrox tanks are available in 80 and 63 cft. Tanks are available 24/7 from both the pier location and at the drive-up location on the property.
Boat diving adds another dimension to your dive experience on Bonaire, giving you the opportunity to visit sites on nearby Klein Bonaire where the topography will be noticeably different, or other sites not accessible from shore. Dive Friends Bonaire offers two-tank boat morning dives daily, and one-tank afternoon boat dives (with a minimum of 6 divers). Follow the dive guide or explore on your own, the choice is yours.
Dive Friends Bonaire caters to divers of all levels offering diving courses from beginners to dive professionals. If you are not yet certified or are looking for continuing education, arrange a course with Dive Friends Bonaire prior to your arrival. Dive Friends can take you to whatever diving level you wish!
Sand Dollar Rooms
An 850 sq ft One-Bedroom Condominium has 1 queen bed in the air-conditioned master bedroom and 1 full bathroom. It is ideal for a couple sharing the same bed, with a maximum occupancy* of two.
Bonaire, an island municipality of the Netherlands, lies 30 miles from Curacao, 50 miles north of Venezuela, 86 miles east of Aruba, in the southern Caribbean. Bonaire is 24 miles long by 3-5 miles wide.
Sand Dollar and Dive Friends Bonaire is situated approximately 2 miles north from the capital city of Kralendijk, along the west coast of Bonaire. Guests with car rental may enjoy easy access to the restaurants, bars, and shops of Bonaire’s charming capital.
Due to its positioning, this idyllic island is outside of the hurricane belt and consequently enjoys beautiful weather throughout the year. With average air temperatures of 82°F, and water temperatures averaging 80°F, there is little rainfall and easterly trade winds provide mild breezes to keep conditions ideal for vacationing year-round.
Bonaire also offers excellent scuba diving, snorkeling and windsurfing, and has been designated as having the most pristine coral reef environment and most species of fish in the Caribbean by the National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration.