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Sea Kat Divers

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Sea Kat Divers is a locally owned licensed dive shop run and operated by Padi Dive Instructor Jim who has years of experience and local knowledge. We are your "one stop shop" on the island offering the only friendly, family oriented, full service...more
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105 7th St N, Bradenton Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217-3309
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in here during Christmas break to rent some equipment and do some offshore driving. The staff gave us some great referrals on where to go and more importantly where not to go. They were very up-to-date on the tides and the visibility issues in...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 916KenB
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Owner Jim runs a top-notch operation - safety conscious, knowledgeable, professional, and fun! Shop is clean with a decent inventory. You will love Jim and the business!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Karen S
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Friendly, helpful, and provided a fun snorkeling trip for the four of us. Thank you for helping make our last day in Florida a great one. And hubby is looking forward to having a new diving buddy thanks to daughter enjoying the Discover Scuba so...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank karla s
Jim H, Owner at Sea Kat Divers, responded to this reviewResponded July 23, 2018

So glad you all had a wonderful time. Hope to see you all again on your next trip! Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. Best wishes to you and the family. Thank you Sea Kat Divers

Reviewed May 2, 2018

My Indonesian travel plans included opportunities to snorkel. Since this was going to be a new experience for me, I needed equipment. and at least one lesson. Sea Kat Divers provided appropriate snorkel outfitting without stretching my budget. I was also provided with a personal...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Jim H, Owner at Sea Kat Divers, responded to this reviewResponded May 3, 2018

It was a pleasure to assist you with all your needs. Hope that you have an amazing experience while in Indonesia and we look forward to hearing all about your adventures! Thank you Sea Kat Divers

Reviewed April 16, 2018

For my birthday in March I was gifted a scuba diving adventure with sea kat....unfortunately due to weather and visibility issues we were unable to actually go diving. As disappointing as this was, I have to say that rather than take our money and provide...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank KrisandAuni
Jim H, Owner at Sea Kat Divers, responded to this reviewResponded April 19, 2018

Kris, we would like to thank you and Auni for the wonderful review and look forward to seeing you both again soon. Thank you Sea Kat Divers

Reviewed March 29, 2018 via mobile

I was down in FL for a short peruod looking for some simple advice on snorkeling locations. I had a great time talking to SeaKat. Not only did I get what I came for but I walked away with a whole lot of "local" expertise...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Tantailus
Jim H, Owner at Sea Kat Divers, responded to this reviewResponded April 4, 2018

Thank you for taking the time for the review and we are glad that you had a great experience! Look forward to your return. Thank you Sea Kat Divers

Reviewed November 8, 2017

We dove with Captain Jim on Thursday, November 2nd at a wreck. The visibility wasn't that great because the gulf was stirred up, but a day on the water can't be beat. They called us the day before our scheduled dive on Tuesday because the...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Jim H, Owner at Sea Kat Divers, responded to this reviewResponded February 15, 2018

Thank you for the review. Hopefully next time the vis will be much better and the water a bit warmer. Thank you Sea Kat Divers

Reviewed September 5, 2017

I did my PADI Certification with Jim over Labor Day weekend. Jim did a great job of getting us up to speed quickly! The visibility was a challenge because of all the storms over the past few weeks but Jim found a way to make...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed August 21, 2017

What a fun family charter. Saw four Goliath Groupers, a large school of snook, and tons of assorted reef fish. Very helpful and professional. All gear was on the boat ready. At the end of the dive just grab your stuff and walk away. Jim...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Joe S
Reviewed August 18, 2017

Took a 2 tank dive trip. Highly recommend them if you are in the area. Capt. Jim was friendly and knowledgeable. Will definitely be using them again next trip to the island.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Cheryl S
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Response from 821elishae | Reviewed this property |
Hi Cheryl, I am so sorry that no one got back to you on this! I have been helping Jim with the tripadvisor page. Unfortunately I ws also working on finishing up my masters degree and I have been slacking! If you didn't make... More