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South Florida Diving Headquarters

2621 N. Riverside Dr. Pompano Florida, Pompano Beach, FL 33062
954 783-2299
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Ranked #4 of 22 activities in Pompano Beach
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Water sports
Owner description: If you are Scuba Diving or Snorkeling from Palm Beach, Delray Beach, Boca Raton, Deerfield Beach, Pompano Beach, Ft. Lauderdale, Hollywood, Dania... more » Owner description: If you are Scuba Diving or Snorkeling from Palm Beach, Delray Beach, Boca Raton, Deerfield Beach, Pompano Beach, Ft. Lauderdale, Hollywood, Dania Beach and Miami call South Florida Diving Headquarters. We can accommodate large groups with our spacious 45' power cats or small private charters on our smaller 34' dive boat. If you're by yourself, no problem, we can always hook you up with a buddy on one of our daily dive trips. We have something for all ages & skill levels. "You can dive, snorkel or watch from above all on the same boat. "Why Choose South Florida? Because Pompano Beach and Ft. Lauderdale have: Biodiversity South Florida reefs are teaming with tropical fish, the same species seen throughout the Caribbean. Accessibility Come by plane, train or automobile. Three international airports, cheap airfares. No passport required and no entry & exit fees. Quick easy access down A1A from Deerfield and Ft. Lauderdale. Dive Conditions Because of the close proximity of the Gulf Stream, SE Florida reefs are bathed in warm clear water year around. Wreck Diving Capitol The Gold Coast claims over 100 shipwrecks in all depth ranges. Greater Ft. Lauderdale has the most active Artificial Reef Program.Short Boat Rides S. Florida's reef track begins less than a 1/4 mile offshore. You'll have made 2 dives before you could get to the keys! Drift Dives Does the thought of lazily drifting along the reef with the current and surfacing when you are ready appeal to you? Accommodations: We have every style and price to fit your taste or budget. From quaint cottages to luxury 5 star hotels. Rated Top Ten Scuba Diving Magazine rated SE Florida top ten in "World's best Wreck Diving, Marine Life & Value Destination", in 2004. « less
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Saint Cloud, Florida
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014 NEW

We first came here back in June of 2013 when our kids got scuba certified. Had an overall good experience. This year we came back for the Fourth of July weekend and dove on multiple days. Both nighst were great. The boat crews were great. We all had a great time!! Wished we could have stayed and kept diving. I... More

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abucs
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

After a long NE winter I decided to make a 4 day trip down to Florida for some R&R which really amounted to 4 days diving, eating and some sleeping. Not knowing any operators in the area I decided to book my trip through the dive shop I was familiar with; Scuba Network in Deerfield Beach, Florida. They, in turn,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

I dive with these guys all the time, Everyone there wants to make you feel welcome. They make sure you have everything you need for a good experience. More Importantly, they never let you forget that their first goal is "Safety". I have always enjoyed my time with them and their visitors. A good time was had by all.

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Orlando
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

With its own parking lot, this dive outfit is friendly and hassle free. It is a very pleasant experience to dive with them. Divemasters are comedic and fun and the boat crew is very safety conscious. I highly recommend them.

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Melbourne, Florida
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32 reviews 32 reviews
20 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

I went diving with these guys on Memorial Day, after not diving for far too long. This was my first time using this company and it was just as good as all of the other dive charters I have used in South Florida over the years. They have a few large boats, I was on a large pontoon with about... More

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Buffalo, New York
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

We went out for a 2 tank dive with Bradley and Tess, they were awesome, took care of every need had by anyone along on the boat. It was a great adventure. We enjoyed it completely. Only wish we had more time to go out on other dive excursions, but we will be back!

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Chicago, Illinois
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Went on three separate 2-tank dives with them. The boats are very good and they bring fresh pineapple, peanut butter crackers, and water bottles on the trip. I did two trips with Dave (staff member) and Dennis the captain. They were awesome. Dave took care of everything for me and my buddy. He loaded up all of our equipment onto... More

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

I have been diving since August of 2013. This group of boat captains, Master Divers...Have really raised the bar on service and comfort. In Ft. Lauderdale I have not used any other charter. I recommend all divers to check this charter out; Even if you are alone. I dive this charter all the time alone! I don't need to mention... More

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Jupiter, Florida
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

I've dove with SFDHQ in the past, but it had been a little over a year since my last dive with them: I decided marine conditions looked a little better in Pompano than Jupiter so made the drive down and was not disappointed. While S. Florida in general and Pompano in particular have many good dive operators, SFDHQ is at... More

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Oakland, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

On a visit to Pompano beach with my mom and grandma, I decided I wanted to go snorkeling and check out the wreck sites that this area is so famous for. My mom and grandma came along for the boat ride, figuring that they would be able to enjoy watching some of the marine life from the "glass bottom" of... More

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