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Boutique Roatan Dive Shop

Just outside of West End, Roatan in a private jungle setting offering a full range of PADI scuba diving services. Perfect for families, small groups and those that prefer experiences off the beaten path.

Do you want to go scuba diving in Roatan, Honduras on your next vacation? Hoping to visit the best dive sites in Roatan?

Would you like to dive with an awesome professional crew that loves what they do? Do you want to get exceptional service?

Are you looking for a small, friendly Roatan dive shop that is just minutes from West End? Want to relax in a beautiful setting after scuba diving?

Join us for an unforgettable Roatan scuba diving experience.....

Join us at Octopus Dive School for an unforgettable dive trip. Roatan in the Bay islands of Honduras has one of the healthiest, most vibrant coral reef eco-systems in the world. Over 95% of all the marine life species in the Caribbean can be found in the calm, clear warm waters off the island. 

Being centrally located on the north shore means we get to visit all the best diving spots along the leeward coastline, and we have some of Roatan’s top dive sites right in front of our PADI 5 star dive center. At Octopus Dive school, we go diving every day in the places where most dive masters on the island like to go on their days off! We love the scuba diving here and we are sure you will too!

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5 Star PADI Roatan Dive Shop

Octopus Dive School has been operating on Roatan since 2005. We take pride in offering an exceptional personalized service and diver safety is our top priority. Our team has over 30 years of combined experience diving on Roatan’s reefs and we love to tell you all about the diverse marine life we find here.

Personalized Service

We are a smaller, boutique operation; our ratios are 4 students to 1 instructor, 6 certified divers to 1 dive master. If we have divers with different levels of expertise then divers are divided in groups according to their experience so everyone can enjoy the dive.

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Popular PADI Courses

PADI Discover Scuba Diving

The Discover Scuba Diving Introductory Course:  The Quickest Way For Beginners To Begin Scuba Diving In Roatan

Are you one of those who have always dreamt of being able to scuba dive but don’t have the time or resources to take on a full certification course?  Discover Scuba Diving (DSD) was created specifically for people like you!  The introductory DSD program allows you to try out scuba diving with a half-day course that can be credited towards PADI Open Water Diver Certification.  Octopus Dive School provides Roatan visitors with a taste of scuba diving without having to commit to the full certification process.  Give yourself the chance to enjoy the sensation of scuba diving with the easily accessible DSD program.

PADI Scuba Diver

The PADI Scuba Diver Course:  Start Your Scuba Diving Training In Roatan

Short on time but want to become a diver? The PADI Scuba Diver course might be right option ̶ especially if you plan to go scuba diving primarily with a dive guide. This course is an intermediate step for earning an Open Water Diver certification.

Fee to complete PADI Scuba Diver Course in Roatan: $220

PADI open water manual +$40

Course Includes:

3 Scuba Diving Knowledge Reviews
3 Shallow Water Practice Sessions
2 PADI Open Water Training Dives
PADI Scuba Diver Certification

PADI Open Water Diver

The PADI Open Water Certification Course:  Take The World’s Most Popular Scuba Diving Course In Roatan

Become a certified scuba diver by taking the PADI Open Water Diver Certification course at Octopus Dive School in Roatan.  This is the world-renowned program that has opened the water’s depths to beginning scuba divers around the world.  To make the most of your time in Roatan, it’s possible to complete the program’s classroom segment online before arriving in Honduras.  Once you arrive in Roatan we’ll assist you on the four training dives that will give you PADI Open Water Diver Certification.  This is the first scuba certification level which allows you to rent scuba equipment and dive down to 18 meters.  Join the world of scuba diving by taking the world’s most popular certification course.

Course fee to complete PADI Open Water Diver in Roatan: $300

PADI open water manual +$40

Course Includes:
Instruction knowledge review
Shallow water practice session
4 Open water training dives
PADI open water certification

PADI Open Water E-Learning

PADI E-Learning:  Make The Most of Your Time In Roatan By Completing Classroom Work Online Before Arriving

PADI E-Learning allows you to complete the theory portions of your PADI Certification courses before you arrive in Roatan.  Rather than spending your vacation time sitting in a classroom studying and taking exams, PADI E-Learning will fully prepare you to begin diving sessions immediately upon your arrival at the Octopus Diving School in Roatan.  PADI E-Learning provides you with study manuals and instructional videos while allowing you to take your final exam in the convenience of your home country.  This allows you to spend all your Roatan course time in the water rather than in the classroom!

Open Water E-Learning Course Cost $230 (plus applicable PADI fees).

Course Includes: 

Quick review of your online Course
5 shallow water practice sessions
4 PADI open water training dives
PADI Open Water Diver Certification

 

Buy Your Dives & PADI Courses Online

Purchase your 5 or 10 dive packages or PADI dive courses online and you won't have to worry about paying once you arrive on Roatan!

Scuba Diving on Roatan's Amazing Coral Reef

Octopus Dive School has been operating on Roatan since 2005. We take pride in offering an exceptional personalized service and diver safety is our top priority. Our team has over 30 years of combined experience scuba diving on Roatan’s reefs and we love to tell you all about the diverse marine life we find here.

Roatan Dive & Stay Packages

Oceanfront
Spacious, private and brand new! This oceanfront gem is located on a safe peninsula just a few minutes from West.
$610/week per person
Beach Home
An entire home situated on a quiet, private bay with a large dock. Enjoy grilling your dinner while watching the.
$612/week per person
Located at the entrance to Mangrove Bight, this home is just minutes away from Octopus Dive School and a short.
$475/week per person
Gibson Bight - Easy access to West End!
Located at the entrance to Mangrove Bight, this home is just minutes away from Octopus Dive School and a short.
$507/week per person
Easy access to West End
Located in Mangrove Bight, this recently renovated 2 bedroom apartment is just minutes away from Octopus Dive School. It is.
$450/week per person
Right on the beach!
A totally unique island vacation home located just steps from the ocean. Enjoy a spacious open concept home, stunning views.
$490/week per person
Beautiful garden property with pool
Located just a short drive from Octopus Dive School, Guava Grove Villas & Resort is the perfect place to enjoy.
$480/week per person

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