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A shout out to Bruce Bowker! He is one of the pioneers of scuba diving in Bonaire. For example, from others I had heard that he explored and named a few of the northern sites, including Rappel, where he and others actually rappelled down a...More
Response from Bruce B, Owner at Bruce Bowker's Carib InnResponded 1 week ago
Thank you and always happy to keep people diving with gear repairs when I can.
Stayed at a small bungalow guarded by two cats! Small boat provided two dives per day plus tanks for shore dives. Other guests were delightful. Walking distance to town. Beautiful dock to enjoy sunsets.
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Response from Bruce B, Owner at Bruce Bowker's Carib InnResponded 2 weeks ago
Thank you for your response. It was very nice having your family here and we hope to see you again soon!
The Carib Inn is a small inn with a great dive shop and staff to help you dive with them or on your own. This was our first time in Bonaire, and I didn't know if my partner and I were going to feel comfortable...More
Response from Bruce B, Owner at Bruce Bowker's Carib InnResponded 4 weeks ago
Thank you and glad you had a nice time on Bonaire. It is always nice to see new guests visit us and we look forward to seeing you again soon!
Carib inn provides full top service diving and has a great staff. Location is wonderful in proximity to the center of town convenient for dining out, or shopping. Novices and experienced divers are welcome. Families often stay as do couples. Comfortable efficiency apartment style rooms...More
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Response from Bruce B, Owner at Bruce Bowker's Carib InnResponded 12 July 2017
Thank you Louis. I'll try to get you some chocolates soonest!!
Always good to see you both here after how many years? Louis since 1973!
Once again, my wife and I returned to Caribb Inn. The entire staff is so warm and welcoming and they treat us like family! Bruce can literally fix "anything" relating to diving and everyone on the island comes to him for repairs. His sense of...More
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Response from Bruce B, Owner at Bruce Bowker's Carib InnResponded 5 July 2017
As always, thank you. I would say I will try to fix most things but parts are not always available. Regardless, we all look forward to your next trip here in 2018.
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Sorry for the delay in responding. I just saw your question today. The town is a ten minute walk from the resort. Many great restaurants. Also, a large local grocery store is also a ten minute walk as well (few mins by... More
Sorry for the delay in responding. I just saw your question today. The town is a ten minute walk from the resort. Many great restaurants. Also, a large local grocery store is also a ten minute walk as well (few mins by car). Enjoy !
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"Rooms other than 1 and 2 are closer to water, but all were clean and well cared for."