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Native Sons Dive Shop

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Address: | Chilles Hotel, West End, Roatan 99999, Honduras
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Native Sons is the longest running dive shop in West End, under the same...

Native Sons is the longest running dive shop in West End, under the same ownership. Set up in 1993, by local dive legend Alvin Jackson, Native Sons provides a 5 star service and has a spotless safety record. If you are looking for the best, most professional outfit, with the nicest boat in the Bay Islands, this is where you need to dive.

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Best dive shop in Roatan

I dove with native sons for 2 weeks and has one of the best dive holiday experiences I have ever had! Alex, Eddie and the rest of the team were very friendly, welcoming and... read more

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Berlin, Germany
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4 reviews
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

I dove with native sons for 2 weeks and has one of the best dive holiday experiences I have ever had! Alex, Eddie and the rest of the team were very friendly, welcoming and professional, and always ensured every diver was as comfortable as possible throughout every dive. The whole shop feels like a big family of which you quickly... More 

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Ambon, Indonesia
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

As an experienced diver and dive shop owner myself, you notice when other places are good, bad or just awesome. I was very happy to find that Native Sons were totally AWESOME! Great location, great service, fantastic boats and diving done properly. It was fantastic to meet Michele (Mish) and Alvin, the owners. Alvin is a local legend, one of... More 

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I recently took my family on a holiday to magical Roatan. Wow! What a place! A highlight was choosing to stay at Chillies 🌶🌶🌶 and diving with Native Sons Dive Shop. I was so impressed with their professionalism and local knowledge. The owners and staff were so friendly and helpful. They made us feel really welcome and safe. The depth... More 

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Coming back again!!!! We came out to dive with Eddie and Native Sons last month... And had a great two tank dive. We'll be back soon. MGuccione

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Denmark, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We have visited Roatan twice now and have always dived with Native Sons. They are the only dive shop on Roatan with long-standing local knowledge of the reef. They are extremely professional and are so familiar with all the different dive sites, so we always had fantastic and very varied dives. Initially I was so nervous about diving but Alvin... More 

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Las Peñitas, Leon, Nicaragua
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I came here to do my Advanced course and ended up staying for 3 more and finished my dive master course there. They have the fastest and best boats too. One thing I noticed was how professional it was without feeling that way. I know instructors come and go but The owners Misch and Alvin are spot on when it... More 

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Tokyo, Japan
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Myself and my family had the most wonderful time diving with Native Sons Dive Shop and Chillies Hotel. Alvin & Mish were fabulous , the diving was amazing, and the service was fabulous , we were treated so well, a real great time had by all. Cheers !

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Goa
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I went Night Diving with Alex at Native Sons and it was like entering a magical fairy land with strings of pearls all around us glowing in the dark. This can only be seen to be believed! We saw all kinds of creatures including turtles, squid, and a lion fish!

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St. Catharines, Canada
2 reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Loved diving with Native Sons! The dive master team was professional, enthusiastic, knowledgeable and fun. They were attentive but encouraged diver independence. It's a well organized shop. We got out to interesting and varied dive locations. Would definitely recommend Native Sons, whether you're just learning or experienced or just getting back into scuba diving!

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Montreal, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

People ask me why I come back to Roatan each and every year, well it is beautiful, and of course there is Native Son's dive shop. They are knowledgeable, but more importantly they make it fun from the beginning to the end, making sure that everyone is welcome and relaxed. My girlfriend was having some issues, but Alex, Eddie and... More 

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