Nestled in the crystal-clear waters of the Caribbean Sea, Roatan, Honduras is a hidden gem for scuba diving enthusiasts seeking adventure beneath the surface. Located just off the northern coast of Honduras, Roatan has a unique culture and atmosphere that has been attracting international visitors for decades! Today, Roatan is accessible via direct flight from many US and Canadian cities. This Caribbean destination offers world class beaches, restaurants and more! Tranquilseas Resort with its on-site dive shop, Best Dive Roatan, provides visitors with a beachfront Caribbean vacation like no other!
With vibrant coral reefs, diverse marine life, and an underwater landscape that captivates the senses, Roatan has earned its reputation as a premier destination for those eager to explore the depths. In this article, we dive into the unique and enchanting world of Tranquilseas Resort on the small, Caribbean island of Roatan.
The Underwater Wonderland of Roatan
Roatan is home to an underwater paradise. The Mesoamerican Barrier Reef, the second-largest barrier reef system in the world, runs along the coast of the island. Divers are treated to a kaleidoscope of colors, corals, and fish. Some of our dive team’s favorite creatures include Hawksbill sea turtles, moray eels, pufferfish, and squid.
Roatan offers a variety of world-class dive sites catering to divers of all skill levels. From shallow, beginner-friendly sites to challenging deep dives, the island has something for everyone. A popular site is Mary’s Place, a stunning wall dive adorned with deep crevices and overhangs.
Are you ready for an encounter with marine life? One of the highlights of diving in Roatan is the opportunity to encounter majestic underwater giants! Whale sharks, the gentle giants of the sea, can be spotted during certain times of the year.
Professionals Dive Team
Best Dive Roatan is staffed by experienced, friendly instructors who know the reef and are dedicated to preserving our precious ecosystem. The dive team is a fun mix of highly qualified professionals who all love the sea and helping others love it too!
Beachfront Table for Two
When you’re done diving for the day, head upstairs to the restaurant, The Sunken Fish. With unbeatable views over the water and a gentle sea breeze, you will wonder why you’ve never visited Roatan before.
Rooms with a View
Direct Flights to Paradise
Direct flights to Roatan are now available from several major cities in the United States and Canada! Some flights run seasonally and are subject to change so make sure to contact your airline provider for the most up to date details. Cities that offer direct service to Roatan include: Denver, Dallas, Houston, Atlanta, Miami, Minneapolis, as well as Canadian cities Montreal and Toronto.
Roatan’s Dive Community
The diving community on the island of Roatan is known for its camaraderie and shared love for the underwater world. After a day of exploration, divers often gather to swap stories, share underwater photographs, and celebrate the unique experiences the island has to offer. Divers of all levels come together, usually over a round of local beers, and this is one of the many things that makes Roatan a unique and popular destination.
Alongside the international tourists, Roatan is a special island that is home to a large community of North American and European expats. This means that you will inevitably meet other travelers from all over the world who have fallen in love with Roatan!
During your stay on Roatan, explore the island’s rich culture, savor local cuisine, and relax on pristine beaches. The resort will help with booking any excursions you’d like to try while on the island. Roatan provides the perfect blend of adventure and relaxation for divers and non-divers alike, so everyone enjoys their Caribbean vacation!