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Roatan Shark Dive

#62 of 135 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Roatan Features Animals
West End, Roatan IB3100, Honduras
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Lots of sharks

On trips like these I have been burnt on a few occasions expecting to see certain things and let... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
andrewjamespenner
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Steinbach, Canada
You are taking your life into your own hands on this one, and not 'cause of the sharks!

There is a monopoly afoot for the shark dive and your safety is not even in the top 20 of their... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
MCAce007
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Oakland, California
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good13%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
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West End, Roatan IB3100, Honduras
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Reviewed 6 days ago

On trips like these I have been burnt on a few occasions expecting to see certain things and let down. I have never met anyone who has done this shark dive who hasn't seen an abundance of sharks. It was a wild trip down with...More

Thank andrewjamespenner
Reviewed 1 week ago

There is a monopoly afoot for the shark dive and your safety is not even in the top 20 of their concerns, they will happily take your money and endanger your life though. While this dive is exhilarating and diving with sharks is an opportunity...More

Thank MCAce007
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This company has rights for the shark dive so they do not care about any reviews or customer service because they have no competition. The sharks are very cool but their gear is horrendous. They do not let you use your GoPro and they try...More

Thank Jonathan S
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

First of all I rarely write a bad review but this one is critical to save people from wasting their time...money and the safety factor as well. My wife and I are both emeritus PADI instructors. We have taught diving in many cool areas of...More

1  Thank jeff r
Reviewed 23 May 2017

The shark dive was amazing. The dive boat was way too small for a group of 16 divers to ride comfortably to and from the dive site. The shark dive video was great!!!

Thank Martin W
Reviewed 21 March 2017

My wife and I dove with the Shark Dive team last Thursday (Mar 16) ... Robert the dive master was very good and gave us a through briefing on what to expect and what not to expect. We are both experienced divers with over 300...More

Thank Jon W
Reviewed 17 February 2017

So you think you gonna swim with sharks? Sharks will be gone before they let you stand up. dive master will give you excuse like they are afraid of big groups. So you think you will get some sweet footage from your Go-pro? Not allowed,...More

1  Thank Hkxstyle
Reviewed 12 February 2017

This is the second time I've done this shark dive. The sharks are awesome and the ability to swim with them is what keeps me coming back. What isn't great is the way they "make up the minimum video number to purchase" per group. This...More

2  Thank Greg L
Reviewed 30 January 2017

We had scheduled a 9:00 am dive, arrived there early and had to wait as another group had fallen behind scheduled so we left half an hour late. As I arrived, i wasn´t greeted by anybody, just told to take a seat somewhere. Nobody helped...More

4  Thank Martin B
Reviewed 9 January 2017

When arriving together with 3 other clients (referred by subway), the first greeting we got was " WHERE IS YOUR DIVE EQUIPMENT?" in a kinda brutal manner... Apparently there was a communication error between the 2 dive shops. Although this was in the end a...More

1  Thank Thomas V
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Jennifer M
22 February 2015|
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Response from Bob W | Reviewed this property |
The divemaster said the sharks "go after" the GoPros and they forbid you to take one on the dive. I originally thought it was a profit motive, but there were several other brans of cameras on our dive.
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