Scuba Diving with Barefoot Divers dive shop in Roatan
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At Barefoot Divers, we differentiate your Roatan diving experience with smaller groups, longer bottom times, and valet diving service. Our helpful, friendly staff takes care of everything so that you can spend more of your vacation enjoying all the luxury resort amenities and relaxing in the tropics. We offer you a full range of diving experiences, PADI courses, and a full-service PADI 5 Star dive shop. 
And we can’t forget to mention Roatan's amazing dive sites--pristine coral reefs, coral-encrusted wrecks, and diverse Caribbean marine life, all just a few minutes away. What are you waiting for? Kick off your flip-flops and come dive Barefoot!

Enjoy valet diving service at Barefoot Divers dive shop in Roatan, Honduras

Valet dving service at Barefoot Divers in Roatan Staff carries your scuba gear at Barefoot Divers, Roatan
Staff rinses your gear for you at Barefoot Divers, Roatan

  Ultimate Service: Valet Diving

  • We set up, disassemble, carry, and rinse your dive gear for you
  • Use high quality, well maintained equipment and dive computers
  • Boat groups are small so you get individualized attention   
  • Your dive profile is tailored to your group's skills and interest
  • Generous bottom times for computer divers with good air consumption (up to 60 minutes)
Barefoot Divers dive shop in Roatan Compressor room with quiet quick-fill system at Barefoot Divers dive center, Roatan
Full line of scuba gear at Barefoot Divers dive shop in Roatan

  Full Service Dive Center

  • High quality air fills, rental gear, equipment repair, scuba instruction, retail shop, photo/video studio
  • Hot showers, private changing rooms, and individual gear lockers are just steps from the boat dock
  • Luxury accommodations
  • Services and classes open to resort guests and the general public 
  • See Barefoot Divers dive center
Enjoy a variety of scuba diving experiences with Barefoot Divers in Roatan Dolphin dive in Roatan
Diving with Barefoot Divers, Roatan

  Every Kind Of Diving Experience

  • Amazing array of Roatan dive sites
  • Expert instruction for all levels - learn to dive or earn a new certification  
  • Excursion dives / day trips (2-tank dives to the east or west, including lunch) 
  • Shark dives; dolphin dives; night dives from the boat or our palapa; private excursions with custom itineraries
  • Daily departures at 8:30, 10:30, and 2
  • Night dives available any night of the week, weather permitting, 2 diver minimum, must be requested at least 1 day beforehand
Photo of a few of our dive instructors and boat captains at Barefoot Divers in Roatan All guides at Barefoot Divers Roatan are certified at the PADI instructor level (higher level than Divemaster)
Instructors are very experienced and friendly at Barefoot Divers in Roatan

  Exceptional Staff

  • Experienced PADI professionals guide every dive
  • All staff are trained in CPR, emergency first response (EFR), first aid, and emergency oxygen
  • Skilled boat captains perform surface watches and aid divers in boat re-entry
  • A photo/video pro is on staff to film your dive or offer pointers for creating your own prized photographs
One of the dive boats at Barefoot Divers in Roatan Another dive boat at Barefoot Divers, Roatan
Boat Captains keep watch and assist you in the boat at Barefoot Divers, Roatan

  Comfortable Boats - Your Limousine Awaits!

  • All 4 boats have sun covers, fresh fruit, water, camera rinse tanks, and dry towels 
  • Equipped with emergency first aid, oxygen, and floater lines 
  • Groups are small, dives led by a PADI professional
  • With many sites just  minutes away, trips are short and surface intervals are often enjoyed back at the resort
Roatan dive sites are paradise underwater Fishbowl dive site in Roatan
Amazing diving in Roatan

  Our Dive Sites: Paradise Underwater

  • Sites start at approximately 35 feet, making them suitable for both shallow and deep dives
  • Sites are chosen based on diver skill, weather conditions, and diver preference
  • All sites are part of the protected marine reserve
  • Enjoy diverse marine life, coral reef, and wrecks
  • Read Diving in Roatan and our 10 Favorite Dive Sites
Personalized dive planning at Barefoot Divers in Roatan Personal attention and small classes at Barefoot Divers, Roatan
Instructors give you personal attention at Barefoot Divers, Roatan

  Flexibility And Personalization

  • Student-paced learning 
  • Special requests are accommodated whenever possible
  • We can extend bottom times for divers who have good air consumption and are diving with computers  
  • Choose how to spend your surface interval: return to the resort or stay out for a two-tank dive
Swimming pool at Barefoot Cay resort in Roatan A massage is one of many spa services at Barefoot Cay resort, Roatan
Delicious meals poolside at Barefoot Cay resort in Roatan

  Feel Pampered After Your Dive

  • Hot water showers, private changing facilities, and your accommodations are just a few steps away
  • Swimming pool with Jacuzzi jets and padded, reclining lounge chairs
  • Spacious veranda with hammock chairs and patio sets for snacks and socializing
  • Delicious dining
  • Luxurious spa services   

Barefoot Divers - Roatan PADI 5 Star Dive IDC (Instructor Development Center) and dive resort

Barefoot Divers is certified by the PADI organization as a 5 Star Dive Resort and Instructor Development Center (IDC), the highest level of recognition attainable by the largest certifying agency in the world. This is awarded to progressive dive centers that excel in providing a full range of diver education programs, equipment selection, and experience opportunities and that actively promote aquatic environmental awareness.

This is your assurance of our commitment to excellence and quality service.


We Dive Mary's Place!

Roatan's most popular scuba diving destination is right in our front yard. With Mary's Place just beyond our reef, we have the perfect location. Our luxury service and amenities can't be beat. While our accommodations and restaurant are private and for guests only, our spa and dive shop are open to everyone - resort guests, Roatan residents, and guests from cruise ships or other accommodations.  A great day at Barefoot awaits! E‑mail us at


Guest Comments

"I loved the small groups. I felt like a VIP all week--like I had my own private divemaster."

"We had a wonderful time... My family and I have been to many resorts in the Caribbean, and I must tell you that Barefoot Cay is now at the top of my list."

"I just wanted to drop you a note to let you know that Roatan and your facility are my favorite stops on the trip so far. The food and service at the restaurant were amazing, your prices are great, and we had the time of our lives. Also, the people in the dive shop are second to none. You have a wonderful staff all the way around."

"Whether it is your first dive or you are a seasoned diver – they [Barefoot Divers] are a great group for your dive excursion. They are very attentive, safety conscious, flexible, friendly, and fun."

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Nitrox Intro Special

Learn about and experience the benefits of diving with enriched air (Nitrox) with our PADI certification class. Diving with Nitrox lets you safely extend your no-stop time beyond the no decompression limits for air. Most divers also find that using Nitrox decreases post-dive fatigue.

$275 includes your training and PADI certification for enriched air, plus Nitrox tanks for all your dives for an entire week.