Comfy couch living roomDinner for 2 ;o)
Apartment pool close to sea! Special in Aug-Oct!#1

Entire home/flat

4 Guests

2 Bedrooms

2 Beds

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About this listing

Special offer! Free nights in Aug-Sept-Oct! Ask us for a special offer. Also, long term discount available. Villa Alcyone is a beautiful place on Bonaire with 4 very clean, comfy and complete utilized units. Ideal for divers, surfers, kiters etc. Located just minutes from the west coast and the road to Lac, Sorobon's surf area. The apartments are located in a beautiful quiet garden with palm trees, flowers and a pool!

The space

We know the island very well and are always around to help our guests with the best inside information about diving, dining etc.! As we are photographers / videographers, if you want we even help you to get the best out of your camera! If there's anything you need, like snorkel gear, extra / other linen pillows, kitchenware etc. Just ask, probably we can help you.

Guest access

Everything in our garden is yours during your stay! We have several sun loungers, (picnic) tables, a pool, 2x BBQ's and a dive rack to dry your dive gear.
We also have plenty of clothe lines for towels and / or laundry.

Interaction with guests

Owner is almost always on site for questions etc. But also, if possible, owner shows guests the best of the underwater world! (See Youtube channel Jack Polanen)

Other things to note

Our fully grown garden has beautiful palm trees and flowers. This brings in Hummingbirds, Prikichis, Lora's and other tropical birds. We also have all kinds of Lizards and from time to time an Iguana.
For divers... We shoot under water video and stills. We have a lot of (inside) info for divers and especially photo and video enthusiasts. Frogfish and Seahorses... most of the time we know where to find them! Also we have lots of spare dive gear, chargers etc. etc.
Tourist tax, which is $ 5,50 pppn, is not included in the price and needs to be paid in cash on Bonaire.
Marine Park fee for divers is $ 25, for snorkelers $ 10.

The space
Accommodates: 4
Bathrooms: 2
Bedrooms: 2
Beds: 2
Check In: Anytime after 3PM
Check Out: 11AM
Pet Owner: Dog(s)
Room type: Entire home/flat


Extra people: £14 / night after 2 guests
Cleaning Fee: £24
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House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
Not safe or suitable for children (0-12 years)
Check in is anytime after 3PM

The most important thing is that all our guests enjoy their vacation. We have some simple rules, which you can find in the booklet in your room.



Cancel up to 7 days before your trip and get a 50% refund plus service fees back.

Safety features
Smoke detector
First aid kit
Fire extinguisher

6 nights minimum stay

2 Reviews

Dave User Profile
July 2015
Jack picked us up from the airport and we were only a short drive away to his place (the island is small). The place was exactly as pictured and everything was very comfortable with ample space, clean sheets and towels, and a fully stocked kitchen. As my friend and I were there to dive Jack hooked us up with his partner, Wannadive, which was great, and he also arranged a car rental while we were there. Jack and Daphne were very professional and very welcoming as well. Jack and Daphne are just nice and friendly people which made staying here vs. a resort that much more enjoyable. Jack was always very responsive and knowledgeable about things diving related or otherwise. I would not hesitate to stay here.

Lara User Profile
April 2015
Wow! We had a marvelous time, and Jack and Daphne were beyond welcoming. We had the two-bedroom apartment, and enjoyed the pool, watching the lizards and birds from the porch, cooking meals in the full kitchen with good kitchenware, and sleeping to the sound of the trade winds in the palm trees. On our last day, Jack tipped our vacation way over the top when he heard we hadn't seen a turtle in our seven days of snorkeling and diving trips. He packed us into his vehicle immediately, took us to the water at Salt Pier, and we found ourselves swimming beside a hawksbill turtle in less than a minute! We had a wonderful long snorkel with him, and that topped off a week of his good advice on whatever we asked about the island. One note - on the map the area looked close enough to the water to walk, but I only walked to the beach once and it was a bit long and hot. I do recommend asking Jack about rental cars - I imagine he can find a better deal than the airport. Oh, we also had a misunderstanding before arriving due to AirBnB website problems, and Jack was perfectly accommodating in calling us to clear it up and then adjusting the price. We felt wonderfully cared for overall.

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Caribbean Netherlands · Joined in August 2013
Daphne En Jack User ProfileDaphne En Jack is a superhost.

We are a Dutch couple and we love to scuba dive. Jack shoots underwater video underwater and Daphne takes photographs. We know Bonaire very well top side and underwater and enjoy helping our guests getting the most out of their (dive) vacation!

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Response time: within a few hours
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