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Tanks-A-Lot Dive Charters

190 Seminole St, Clearwater, FL 337755
727-798-1269
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Ranked #19 of 70 Activities in Clearwater
Type: Water sports
Activities: Scuba diving
Owner description: Diving fun and adventure await you aboard a Tanks-A-Lot Dive Charter as you enjoy a great day of scuba diving the Gulf of Mexico. Our scuba boat... more » Owner description: Diving fun and adventure await you aboard a Tanks-A-Lot Dive Charter as you enjoy a great day of scuba diving the Gulf of Mexico. Our scuba boat charters and dive trips are designed to maximize your diving pleasure, safety and comfort. Serving the Clearwater, St. Petersburg and Tampa Bay Florida areas. « less
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Roswell
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We had a dive scheduled but Ryan called the day before to say the water was too rough and visibility poor. Appreciate him not taking us out on what would have been a disappointing time. Will use them in future if we get down that way again!

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Mullica Hill, New Jersey
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

I've used Tanks-A-Lot Dive Charters for about 10 years now. Capt. Mike and Capt Heidi were the original Captains for this charter, then sold their Charter to Captain Ryan sometime last year. I've only dove with Capt. Ryan once since they changed over, but there was no decrease in the quality of the operation. They use a Coast Guard certified... More

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Tampa, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

Captain Ryan is extremely knowledgeable and always creates a fun and safe experience for all of the divers I have seen throughout the area - old and new. This is one of the best charters for taking photos and seeing wildlife - as the charter usually stops at some of the best Gulf sites in Tampa. I recommend Tanks-A-Lot Charters... More

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United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

I have taken my son and my friends out for their 1st dives with TAL. I have been out with both Capts and different crews. These guys and girls are FIRST CLASS all the way. Their actions and attitudes leave no doubt that they love what they do. If you don't enjoy your dive with this outfit it's your own... More

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Kansas City, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

We went on vacation with my husband being the only scuba diver in the family and decided to send him on this adventure solo and they took really great care of him. Not only do they make sure the divers are safe they take pictures of them to capture their memories at no additional cost! We will always have him... More

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Collinsville, Oklahoma, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013

My 16year old son had just completed his diver certification in open waters of Oklahoma so I was concerned about him going on a dive in the Gulf with out me or his instructors. Ryan put me at ease & I am trilled with the experience my son had! Ryan even texted me to give me a return time &... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013 via mobile

This is one of the best run dive operations I have ever been on. The boat and equipment is very well maintained, the staff is professional, well trained and a lot off fun. The dive sights we went to we're amazing .

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

I went on the Sheridan Wreck dive on Aug 25th with Capt. Ryan and crew and had a great experience. While the waves had a moderate chop, I never felt the conditions were unsafe and I have been diving in rougher waters. It's just part of the routine when you're a diver. I saw a goliath grouper and many other... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

But if you are an occasional recreational diver, even if advanced certified, go elsewhere. My first clue was when one of the regulars told me that they didn't bother with the buddy system. Nor did they suggest to me that I have one, nor offer one. Don't get me wrong, the crew and captain are nice, but even though it... More

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Ryan N, Owner at Tanks-A-Lot Dive Charters, responded to this review

I am truly sorry you had a bad trip with us. You specifically requested to go on our wreck dive out to the Sheridan and Blackthorn. These dives are in 80 foot of water. The seas were 3 foot which is average in the Gulf of Mexico going 20 miles out. You were more than welcome to stay with the... More

Denver, Colorado, United States
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2013

Captain Ryan and Dive Master Gage were great. I was in Clearwater on a family vacation and wasn't planning on diving so I didn't have any great with me. I rented everything. Gear was well maintained and in great condition. When we arrived at our first sight, as if it was orchestrated by our Captain, we were greeted by a... More

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