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Gold Coast Scuba

Address: 259 Commercial Blvd Suite 2, Lauderdale by the Sea, FL 33308
Phone Number: 954.616.5909
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

I can't say enough good things about Gold Coast Scuba. I contacted these guys a month or so ahead of my trip because I wanted to get my PADI open water cert. They walked me through all I needed to do. I purchased the eLearning and did all my academic work online ahead of time. (NOTE: DO NOT leave it... More 

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Mishawaka, Indiana
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

I did this dive with Steve, Brian, Dave. It was 3 years ago and I still talk about the dive. Just wish I can remember the guys name I know he had a beard. Amazing bunch of guys. will definitely do another dive when I go there January 2015.

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Coral Springs, Florida
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169 attraction reviews
148 helpful votes 148 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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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 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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56 helpful votes 56 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
2 reviews
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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
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
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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