Snorkel Center & Shop

Discover the joy of snorkeling in Bayahibe and La Romana! We provide super snorkel trips on the very best local reefs. Our Bayahibe snorkeling trips leave daily right from the very pier in front of our snorkel shop.

The warm Bayahibe sun on your back creates and nice contrast with the cool water below, as you float and hover over amazing patches of reef. To explore the reefs of Bayahibe is a must on your visit because without doubt you will enjoy an abundance of fauna and good visibility

During the snorkel trip you will enjoy not only beautiful views underwater but also of the Bayahibe coast with paradise like beaches and distant tropical islands. The Bayahibe touristic zone is relatively small meaning that soon into the trips the coastline view is free of human construction.

Snorkeling in Bayahibe Video

Snorkeling in Bayahibe Photos

Daily Bayahibe Snorkeling Trips

Our Bayahibe snorkeling trips leave daily right from the very pier in front of our snorkel shop. It takes less than 10 minutes in the direction of La Romana to get to the wonderful reef with typical flora and fauna.

Dressel Bayahibe snorkeling staff is totally focused on giving you a fantastic boat and snorkel trip, with particular attention to the safety aspect of things also.  Our safety record in Bayahibe and in general is second to none with no incidents in over 20 years of daily snorkeling services in several destinations. Our equipment staff will help you to a mask and fins of proper size followed by and extensive briefing about the trip and proper snorkeling techniques to apply.

Besides the standard equipment, a diving mask with snorkel tube and fins, we provide snorkel vests that allow you to float without effort at the surface or regulate our buoyancy to descend.

Our Bayahibe snorkel boats are designed to be part of the fun and comfort of the tour, not just as a means of transport. They are spacious with plenty of shade and fresh drinking water for all.


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The Best Offers & Discounts to Snorkeling in Bayahibe

20% discount Pay online before your arrival and SAVE up to 20% on diving and snorkeling activities!; these activities must be paid prior to departure by means of a credit card or bank transfer.

Snorkel Set Promotion Although all equipment is included perhaps you prefer to buy your own super economical snorkel. You can also buy a brand new personal set with mask and fins in which case we give you a professional quality snorkel for free. We have plenty of models and colors to choose from.

Free Scuba Try Out Want to stay down longer without holding your breath? No problem! As a snorkeler you already you have attained a lot of related knowledge and abilities, so why not take it to the next level. Want to try it for free first? Join us in the pool in the late morning of afternoon for a free test dive.

Hotel & Resort Snorkeling In Bayahibe


Iberostar Hotels and Resorts

We have a snorkel center DIRECTLY ON THE BEACH of the

***** Iberostar Hacienda Dominicus

Playa Bayahibe, 2300 Higuey, Dominican Republic 

Outings can be arranged from a large number of other resorts on the Bayahibe along the coastline!

Why not take a walk & snorkel with Dressel Divers?

A number of resorts are located along the beachfront, meaning that the Iberostar Hotel and Dressel Divers are just a short walk away.

Estimated walking time from: Minutes
Holiday Village White Sands 10-15
Occidental Allegro Bayahibe 10-15
Occidental Grand Bayahibe 10

Visit & Snorkel

NOT STAYING AT THE IBEROSTAR Hotel but would like to snorkel with Dressel Divers? No problem. We are open to the general public. 

STAY AT ANY RESORT and simply hop over to our center to join us for some snorkeling.

ALL-IN Visit

Want to spend a full day at the resort? Sign up for an ALL-IN Visit, which includes lunch (buffet), unlimited drinks and use of the beach, pool and facilities.

Additional Visit & Snorkel ACTIVITIES

You – and anyone else in your group – can take a diving course or enjoy parasailing or banana boat rides.

A number of resorts are within easy distance! Why not join us for a VISIT & SNORKEL outing?

Estimated time from: Minutes
Aura Bayahibe Wyndham Grand Bay 10
Bahia (downtown) 20-30
Casa Del Mar 15-20
Casa Mexicana 25
Condumel 20
Coral Princess 20
Costa Del Sol 5
Bayahibe Palace 20-30
El Cid La Ceiba 15
El Bayahibeeño Beach Resort 25
Fiesta Americana Bayahibe 10-15
Flamingo Bayahibe 20-30
Hotel B Bayahibe 25-30
Hotel Bayahibe & Resort 15-20
Melia Bayahibe 20
Park Royal Hotel 15-20
Presidente Intercontinental Bayahibe 15
Residencias Reef Apartments 20
Sunscape Sabor Bayahibe 10
Safari Inn 20
Villablanca Garden Beach Resort 20
Wyndham Bayahibe 7




$ = All prices are in USD.

    Practical Information

    Bayahibe Snorkeling Sites

    Practical Information

    Snorkeling season
    lasts all year-round!

    Average visibility:
    +115 feet (+35 meters)

    Coldest water temp.:
    78.8 ºF (26 ºC)

    Warmest water temp.:
    87.8ºF (31 ºC)