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Sea Kat Divers

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Bradenton Beach, FL, USA
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About Sea Kat Divers
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 dive shop ready to meet any of your scuba or snorkeling needs, rentals , gear, service, tank fills, and private chartered trips for both scuba and snorkel. We offer personalized daily snorkel trips for $75.00 per person (3 person minimum) to Egmont Key and a two tank scuba dive trip starting at $95.00 per person (3 person minimum) to multiple reefs, wrecks and local dive spots. Each snorkel and dive trip departs around 9:00 a.m. (weather permitting) from the Kingfish boat ramp on Manatee Avenue. To participate on any of our trips you must call or stop by the shop to book! All trips are customized to the individual customers wants and generally last around 4 hours. Don't have any equipment? We offer rentals and sales
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duncan12424 wrote a review Sep 2019
Grand Haven, Michigan351 contributions37 helpful votes
I always stop at dive stores to get a feel for the area. Sea Kat offers charters, equipment rentals and has a moderately sized retail operation. Very friendly. Full of info on the local area and great tips for restaurants.
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Sharon A wrote a review May 2019
Vaughan, Canada53 contributions10 helpful votes
Just completed my PADI Advanced certification with Jim and Sea Kat divers. Jim was extremely professional and reviewed everything we would be doing prior to each dive. Equipment was up to date and well maintained. I wouldn’t hesitate to dive with Jim again, either for fun or PADI courses. Variety of fish was quite a bit more than I expected, and we even saw a Goliath Grouper - which was a very impressive fish! I will definitely dive with Sea Kat again.
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Date of experience: April 2019
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Ken B wrote a review Jan 2019
Spearfish, South Dakota431 contributions130 helpful votes
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 the area. Jim also recommended some dives up in the Crystal Springs area which was very helpful. Their equipment was all new and in great shape. We bought some T-shirts and knives in the store as their prices are pretty decent. They are located in a weird little strip mall but the store is simple, need, and not overcrowded. They were extremely helpful and even let us keep the equipment for an extra day because we got rained out one day. Very accommodating and great people to work with. If you are in the area this is the only dive shop to go to!!
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Date of experience: January 2019
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Karen wrote a review Dec 2018
York, Pennsylvania2 contributions2 helpful votes
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!
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Date of experience: November 2018
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karla s wrote a review Jul 2018
Halfway MO9 contributions5 helpful votes
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 much. Thanks again! Best wishes!
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Date of experience: July 2018
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Response from Jim H, Owner at Sea Kat Divers
Responded Jul 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
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