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Florida Keys Dive Center

M. M. 90.5, Oceanside, Tavernier, Key Largo, FL 33070-2349
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Ranked #7 of 18 Activities in Tavernier
Type: Educational Sites
Activities: Scuba diving
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Lee's Summit, Missouri
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014 NEW

FKDC came recommended by a local citizen and it was a great recommendation. The whole staff was friendly and thorough with the gear. Our dive guide, Mike, took us down to see the wreckage of the Eagle. It was my first wreck dive and Mike made it very enjoyable. There are many dive operators in the area and I'm sure... More

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Clearwater, Florida
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

We did two shallow reef dives, pleasure and davis , and really enjoyed the dives. Tons of fish, very easy and relaxing. Boat and captain Carson were great. My husband and I are new divers, these were our second dives, so we wanted a guide just so we wouldn't have to worry about navigation or anything at all. Theres no... More

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Columbia, South Carolina, United States
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58 reviews 58 reviews
38 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

This dive center is a must stop for divers and snorkelers alike. I completed my open water certification down here and the staff was extremely friendly and helpful both off and on the boat. My instructor Ben is an awesome guy and all the other instructors are friendly and patient with divers of all caliber. When I come back to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

This is the 2nd time out with FKDC. Great crew and snorkeling sites. Only 20 minutes until you're in the water. Definitely will be back on board soon.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014 via mobile

Before I give this review, let me please explain that I am a former military diver and spent over 30 weeks at the US Naval Diving and Salvage Training Center in Panama City, Florida. I know what learning to dive and good dive instructors are all about as I was taught by the very best in the world. That was... More

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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

During our recent visit to the Keys, we were so happy with the staff and services at this dive shop. We had a wonderful time, rental equipment was superb, items we needed to purchase were in stock and the general attitude of friendliness and helpfulness is priceless. I also needed an "odd, atypical" repair, and I was so fortunate as... More

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Merritt Island, Florida, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

This Florida Keys Dive Center went out of the way to offer us a great night dive on 8/9/2014. We were doing training and they accommodated our schedule and needs. They were extremely courteous and knowledgeable and a very efficient operation. At no time did they make us feel rushed or that they were not there for us. When we... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

I've logged over 1500 dives in 24 years, this is the first dive shop I have ever encountered where the owner wants to charge extra to fill a 3300. Like the extra 300 psi takes so much more when their banks are at 4000. They have also lost fill cards(im sure it was "accidental", so keep your fill card with... More

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FlakeysDive, Manager at Florida Keys Dive Center, responded to this review

We are sorry to hear that this customer is not satisfied with our services, but we would like all our customers receiving air fills from us to understand the following: As the dive shop across the street confirmedly does, too, we charge our air fills by volume just as one pays gas by the gallon at the gas station or,... More

Fort Lauderdale, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

I planned a keys vacation and planned on being in key west toward the end of the vacation but wanted to do a lobster dive. I called this really nice lady a few months ago and she went out of here way to find a place on the boat for me and my fiance. The day before the dive she... More

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Bismarck, North Dakota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014 via mobile

Spent 5 days diving with FKDC, 5 Boy Scouts & 4 adults. Did AOW certification and every available type of dive. Teaching staff, shop stafff, boat captains, and first mates were all fantastic. Knowledgeable, helpful, pleasant, professional, and safety conscious. Terrific experience! Highly Recommend FKDC!

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