Awards And Reviews
2011 TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice Award


Coral Paradise was honored to win 3 TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice Awards for 2011.


  • The #1 Bargain Hotel in the Caribbean & Mexico

  • The #2  Hotel for Service in the Caribbean & Mexico

  • The #3 Bargain Hotel in the World

We were truly humbled to be thought of so highly by TripAdvisor readers.


New York Times Top Pick 2010


Coral Paradise Resort in Bonaire is proud to have been seleced a "Top Pick" of places to stay in Bonaire by the New York Times.



Coral Paradise Resort was also listed as one of the 39 Reasons to go to the Caribbean This Year.



2010 TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice Award
Coral Paradise Resort won the  2010 TripAdvisor®
Travelers' Choice Award for:
Best Bargain Resorts- Caribbean & Mexico
National Geo Frist Place Photo Win
One of Coral Paradise Resorts repeat guests, Bill Goodwin won first place in National Geographic's 2009 Photo Contest   WOW!!! The photo below (Peppermint Shrimp) was shot on Bill & Donna's most receint stay with us in October at Coral Paradise Resort, Bonaire . There were 208.000 submissions and Bill's picture won First Place.


Scuba Diving Magazine Readers Choice Award

Bonaire Wins Scuba Diving Magazine's

Readers Choice Award for 2010





Bonaire Dominates With Nine #1 Ratings Including #1 Dive Destination in the Caribbean/Atlantic

Image Kralendijk, Bonaire – (December 5, 2008) – Once again the island of Bonaire has swept top honors while continuing its reign as one of the world’s top dive destinations:  For the seventh  consecutive year , Bonaire has been rated the Top Dive Destination Overall (Caribbean/Atlantic) in Scuba Diving magazine’s Readers’ Choice Awards 2008. 

Bonaire also received the #1 rating in eight other Caribbean/Atlantic categories: Top Marine Life, Top Marine Environment, Top Macro Life, Top Shore Diving Destination, Top Destination for Underwater Photography, Top Destination for Beginners, Top Value, and Top Snorkeling. ...

For the Reader’s Choice awards, thousands of Scuba Diving subscribers and web users rated their dive experiences on a scale of one to five.  Results of the 2008 Awards will be featured in the January/February 2009 issue of Scuba Diving magazine. ...

Bonaire is the recipient of the prestigious Islands Magazine/Caribbean Tourism Organization 2008 Sustainable Tourism Award and continues to be recognized as one of the top destinations worldwide for its sustainable tourism as reported by National Geographic Traveler magazine (March 2004) and Islands magazine (December 2007), and as one of the top diving destinations in the Atlantic/Caribbean for six years in a row in the Scuba Diving magazine’s Readers’ Choice Awards (2003-2008); and was designated by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) as having the healthiest reefs in the Caribbean (January 2008).

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