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Bananarama Beach and Dive Resort

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  • Excellent62%
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  • Average7%
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  • Terrible2%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 24 May 2014

Excellent place to stay and dive. Dive shop is top notch and professional. Marcos and everyone was great. Everything you need is right there. This was our first time staying on Roatan so we tried the restaurants up and down the beach. Ended up, Thirsty...More

Thank Ken C
Response from Bananarama03, Owner at Bananarama Beach and Dive ResortResponded 10 June 2014

Ken, Thank you for your feedback and recommendation. Our diveshop which is the original diveshop in West Bay has been around for a long time and we are happy to have such amazing staff. Victor at the Thirsty Turtle is amazing... all most all of...More

Reviewed 16 May 2014

This review is quite overdue. This past Feb/Mar was our 3rd trip to Bananarama. We Love Bananarama!! The rooms are in cottage type buildings and are quite comfortable with no more than 4 rooms to a building, so you are not staying in a hotel....More

1  Thank chanceychelsey
Response from Bananarama03, Owner at Bananarama Beach and Dive ResortResponded 10 June 2014

ChanceyChelsey, Thank you so much for your detailed review. We greatly appreciate your feedback and are always looking for ways to improve. Each time you come back we hope you have a bit better experience. Next year we hope to have implemented some of your...More

Reviewed 12 May 2014

My husband and I just returned from seven wonderful days at Bananarama. We got the May Madness package which included all meals and 10 dives each. I can't say enough good things about our visit. First the diving was amazing. We saw so many fish,...More

1  Thank vanessa7978
Response from Bananarama03, Owner at Bananarama Beach and Dive ResortResponded 10 June 2014

Vanessa, Thank you for sharing your experience with us for May Madness. We recently altered our packages a bit after listening to a couple of guest requests and I am really happy you had such a great time. Roatan is very magical and the islands...More

Reviewed 9 May 2014 via mobile

Quirky setup, 2 star standard accommodation for 4 star price, no wardrobes or drawers whatsoever for your clothes. Great helpful staff, although restaurant/ bar service inattentive at times. Super location, great free sunbed service. Could have done with a bit more entertainment of an evening....More

Thank Diveboy09
Response from Bananarama03, Owner at Bananarama Beach and Dive ResortResponded 10 June 2014

Diveboy09, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. Yes prices in Roatan are quite high for amenities that require electric:) Our residential rate recently moved to .52cents per Kilowatt which is among the highest rates in the entire world. Up to 1/2...More

Reviewed 4 May 2014

It's always about location when trying to find the best possible accommodation. Bananarama also has a bunch of wonderful staff who do everything in their power to ensure that your stay will be well,skilled and knowledgeable dive maters and competitive prices. Bananarama is a place...More

1  Thank ValoOslo
Response from Bananarama03, Owner at Bananarama Beach and Dive ResortResponded 6 May 2014

ValoOslo, I deeply appreciate the time you have taken to share you experience with us and others. We are definitely not a luxury resort and our employees are truly our best asset:) We have a fun, funky caribbean vibe that we really don't want to...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$82 - US$309 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Family Hotel in West Bay
#4 Romantic Hotel in West Bay
#5 Top resorts Hotel in West Bay
#7 On the Beach Hotel in West Bay
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$82 - US$309 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Family Hotel in West Bay
#4 Romantic Hotel in West Bay
#5 Top resorts Hotel in West Bay
#7 On the Beach Hotel in West Bay
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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kgamache
1 April 2018|
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Response from TBayTravellers | Reviewed this property |
Banarama has bathrooms near the beach as well as enclosed change rooms to use. There is an outdoor shower to rinse off after being on the beach. It is FREE to use the beach chairs as long as you have purchased food or... More
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rivieramayalover4421
11 March 2018|
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Response from Gmcjr | Reviewed this property |
Sorry! Didn’t get notified of another question. Personally 24 wouldn’t work for us. Too close to the bar and a little tiki bar area where people hang out. 26 is right behind 25 and is more private. Not direct view on the... More
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Craig J
22 February 2018|
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Response from Tall_Guy_Cycling | Reviewed this property |
You can buy into a meal olan but does not include alcohol
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"We only used the beach not the hotel"
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"Do not book room 22 unless you are a night person that enjoys the bar scene."
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"You won't find a nicer beach anywhere!"
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"Bananarama website explains the cabins pretty well."
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