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Aristakat charters

Address: Venice Beach, Venice, FL
Phone Number: 941-321-0852
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Ocala, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

My son and I found out about Capt. Jamie and Aristakat Charters through tripadvisor. Even though unsure of what we were looking for in a dive we followed the advice of other reviews and booked a dive. We left with 3 other divers, a father/son team from Ohio and a diver from Tampa. Being that this was our first cold... More 

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Miramar, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

they were exceptionally accommodating. we had a lovely time looking for shark teeth, including megs.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

We spent 2 days diving with Captain Jamie. All our dives were great with exceptional service. I will continue to come dive here with Aristakat Charters.

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Jacksonville Beach, Florida
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

I have dove with Capt. Jamie and crew many times for Teeth and have never been disappointed. First, the boat is an ideal diving platform. If you are unfamiliar with power catamarans, they are superior in stability both at anchor and underway. Cats do not have the hard pounding hitting waves that traditional boats do. In addition they do not... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

My son and I had the pleasure of meeting Capt. Jamie and Lori today. These guys were fantastic.........very professional, knowledgable and just plain good people. Will definitely dive with them again!! Thank You Captain Jamie and Lori!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Captain Jamie is fun, professional, safe, and knowledgeable. He consistently put me over shark teeth, was personable and fun, and created a relaxed atmosphere. The mates, Lori and Scott, were very helpful and attentive. Found six Megalodon teeth, one of which was 3 1/4" long. I can't think of a time I have had so much fun. HIGHLY recommend.

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Madison
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 via mobile

Great fossil diving. Great charter out to the local wrecks. 100% service, from gear to assistance to getting us to the sites. Beats the other local outfits out of the water. Literally.

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Bowling Green, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

5 to 6 foot seas and a heavy wind out the West, Capt. Jaime gave us the choice of "giving it a shot" or calling it off for the day. We launched the Aristikat and headed out of the harbor. As soon as we got to open sea the choppy waters began. We continued on and dropped anchor at the... More 

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Rotonda West, Florida
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

We went diving with Capt. Jaime and his first mate Lori recently and had a great trip. He explained each dive thoroughly before we want in the water so we knew what to look for and what to expect. They took the time to show us things we may have missed and able to give us insight on the area... More 

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Brenham, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

I had a great time diving with Captain Jamie and first mate Lori! They were very professional, but funny and informative as well. We had a great time and found lots of relics, including Megaladon teeth, dugong (prehistoric manatee) bones, whale ribs, and other shark teeth of various sizes! Lori has a knack for finding things that looked like sand... More 

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