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Dive Duck Key

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Address: 61 Hawks Cay Boulevard, Duck Key, FL 33050
Phone Number: +1 305-743-9633
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Description: Dive Duck Key in the heart of the Florida Keys is a full service retail...
Dive Duck Key in the heart of the Florida Keys is a full service retail scuba diving shop. Our dive shop and dive boat, the Seafari, are located at the Hawks Cay Resort, Duck Key, Florida. We specialize in reef and wreck scuba diving in the Florida Keys. Hawks Cay Resort is oceanside, which allows us to get to our destination quickly for a great day of scuba diving in the middle Keys. The coral reef off Duck Key is as close as 3 miles from our dock. Diving with our shop, Dive Duck Key, we can show you up to 30 different dive spots, located off Duck Key, mile marker 61, on the 180 mile chain of the Florida Keys' coral reef. The Florida Keys' coral reef is composed of thin plates or layers of calcium carbonate secreted over thousands of years by billions of tiny, soft-bodied animals called coral polyps. The reef is constantly growing new colonies of polyps on top of the skeletons of older ones. These coral formations can be seen just under the water's surface to deeper than we can dive recreationally. Dive Duck Key has a long list of fun things to do while vacationing in the Florida Keys. We offer great scuba diving trips, resort courses, SNUBA(R), and full scuba diving certification lessons. We rent all types of scuba gear - including tanks, regulator consoles, dive lights, weight belts, full/shorty wet suits, hoods, mask, prescription masks, fins, open heel fins with booties, snorkels - whatever you need to dive the Florida Keys. We also repair scuba diving equipment and we can fill your tanks with air, and have nitrox tanks available for rental. Dive Duck Key has a large inventory of scuba and snorkel retail items. Plus, our T-shirts are great; pirates, scuba dive and snorkel scenes, and of course, sharks!
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Dive Duck Key!! A must do while visiting the Florida Keys

This past weekend we had the best experience with the staff from Dive Duck Key. All I say is that they are excellent. Extremely professional and knowledgeable as well as patient... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 16, 2015
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Miami Lakes, Florida, United States
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Miami Lakes, Florida, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

This past weekend we had the best experience with the staff from Dive Duck Key. All I say is that they are excellent. Extremely professional and knowledgeable as well as patient and flexible and let's not forget fun. My two teenage daughters completed their open water dives certification and both instructors, Wendy & Linda were amazing. Thank you to all... More 

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Sarasota, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

Staff was fun and friendly. Took the time needed to get my wife comfortable with SNUBA. Great time and a lot of life under the sea to be amazed at. A must do!

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Odum, Georgia, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

GREAT crew at Dive Duck Key!!!! Captain Pat...well, he's a Lifesaver!!!!! Ha, ha... Cap'n... I owe you! (Wink, wink!) Had the most wonderful instructor & guide, Steve (from Nashville!) Steve was super patient... went over all the hand signals... reassured me & helped me (as best he could!) to Snuba for the first time. Boat, equipment, staff... ALL are top... More 

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Pensacola, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

This was my first experience with Dive Duck Key, and it could not have been better. I was with a large professional group and we used DDK several days in a row, of which, we used two different boats and crews of DDK. We could not have had a better time!!! Both crews were exceptional professional and extremely friendly on... More 

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Tallahassee, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

The group I dive with has used DDK for several years, and every time we have a fantastic dive trip! The staff is friendly and very attentive to safety. The service is always great and the dives are always amazing. I would recommend them to anybody that is planning a dive trip in the keys!

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Pensacola, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Our group has been using Dive Duck Key for a number of years, and each time we have had a wonderful experience! The staff are polite, professional, and always willing to assist. Our captain and divemaster went out of their way to make our day of diving fun and memorable! We will continue to use Dive Duck Key every year... More 

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Silver Spring, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Went out w/Dive Duck Key with the Heritage Awareness Diving Seminar. The crew were fun, yet professional and extremely organized. They had a well-thought out boat that was safety conscious and concerned about the charter group's experience. I certainly recommend them to anyone who wants a fun and rewarding dive in the Middle Keys!

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Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

My group had used Dive Duck Key for a series of dives over a few days. I can't say enough good things about these guys! The staff, captains, and crew were always incredibly helpful, knowledgeable, and professional in every way imaginable. Next time I'm off diving in the Keys, there's not a question in my mind about which charter I'm... More 

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Pensacola, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Dive Duck Key did it again! I've been bringing a Heritage Awareness Diving training seminar to DDK for the past several years, and they've always been fantastic partners. We appreciate their professionalism, expertise, safety, courtesy, and, most especially, fun! This year was no different. Capt "Coach" and Schwenke took great care of us - even with a little boat glitch... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

I have snorkelled before but this time decided to SNUBA. Went out with Capt Pat and Schwenke today with good weather less than 1 foot seas. Good reef diving. Bring your GoPro! Instructions provided such as clearing water out of our mask and decompressing (ears) was excellent. Each SNUBA session lasted about 30 minutes. Highly recommend for a introduction to... More 

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Address: Address: 61 Hawks Cay Boulevard, Duck Key, FL 33050
Phone Number: +1 305-743-9633
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Keys  >  Duck Key

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