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Gold Coast Scuba

259 Commercial Blvd Suite 2, Lauderdale by the Sea, FL 33308
954.616.5909
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Coral Springs, Florida
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233 reviews 233 reviews
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73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Being an Orlando Otter, knowing Lauderdale by the Sea, and the Gold Coast. I show my membership, to the guides; put on all the provided equipment. Instructors check me out in equipment. From Lauderdale by the sea, we explore local waterways. Cost $75.

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Coconut Creek, Florida
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

My family used GCS for dive certification and the service was top-notch! The owners are personable, helpful and have great local knowledge of dive locations. The beach dive near the pier is only 1/2 mile from their location and it is an excellent dive site accessible from the beach. There is a very short swim from the beach to the... More

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Fort Myers, Florida
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43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

On first visit to LBTS and Gold Coast Scuba everything went well. I only rented tanks there and asked a few questions about the local diving. The person on duty was very accommodating and professional, unlike most dive shops with there elitism and arrogant attitude. I was given a short briefing and on a computer was shown wreck diving locations... More

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Boise, Idaho
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Gold Coast was amazing to my boyfriend and I. They helped us schedule our dives, rented us equipment for a shore dive at a very competitive rate, and were awesome with helping me choose a camera to purchase. The young man with the blonde hair was who helped us each time. Go see them and use them if you are... More

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Savannah, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

Gold Coast Scuba is very active in helping people enjoy the local shore diving, and they also plan a lot of boat trips with South Florida Diving Headquarters, where the awesome Pam works, who gave me a great Snorkle tour of Datura. Through Gold Coast Scuba's meetup group I was able to connect with buddies for shore diving and we... More

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

I moved to Fort Lauderdale January 1st of this year. I quickly discovered the Gold Coast Scuba Meetup group because I belonged to a diving Meetup group in New Mexico and I moved here to dive. I am happy to say there is an abundance of diving opportunities in the group and everyone is super friendly. There are all levels... More

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Redding, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

We were in the office 3 times in the week of May 11th through May 16th. The guy in the office is a JERK! One of the " dive masters" is a stuck up snob. The dive master who went on the dive with us did not even go with us. What would he have done if there was a... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

Really good experience! I saw turtles and lots of fishies! The water was great and very clear. I love swimming!

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Palm City, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

My son and I went in to rent equipment. We ended up talking to Steve for awhile. He was very pleasant to talk to and very knowledgable about the area dive sites. He even went to the extent of showing us videos and maps of great dives. I would rent from Steve again when in the area.

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA
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46 reviews 46 reviews
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27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2013

Gold Coast Scuba is a wonderful local dive shop very convenient to the beach diving capital of the world, Lauderdale By The Sea. They really cater to beach divers, and they have a group of friends and dive buddies who dive nearly every day of the year. They offer a full range of equipment sales and rental, quick airfills, and... More

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