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Island Ventures

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51 Shoreland Dr, Key Largo, FL 33037-4752
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Great diving trips!

The service was top notch, the rental gear was high quality, good size boat that was not... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
familywith2kiddos
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Best Diving in Key Largo

If you are looking for stress free and very enjoyable Island Ventures is your dive shop. Captain... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Terri O
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Island Ventures is a stress free Scuba diving alternative in Key Largo. We offer small group sizes, and personalized service. We're happy to take anywhere from 2 divers, or 4 snorkelers, up to a full boat charter (up to 10 divers or 20 Snorkelers).
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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51 Shoreland Dr, Key Largo, FL 33037-4752
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The service was top notch, the rental gear was high quality, good size boat that was not overcrowded. It was the first dives for our kids (ages 11 & 13) after they got certified. The depth of dives met our needed profile of 40 ft...More

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Michael C, Owner at Island Ventures, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks for the great review and we really enjoyed having your family dive with us! We look forward to seeing you all again. Kind Regards Michael

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are looking for stress free and very enjoyable Island Ventures is your dive shop. Captain Rob is very knowledgeable and informative on the history of the dive sights. We had a blast. Thank you Michael for you and your crew. See you next...More

Thank Terri O
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Michael C, Owner at Island Ventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Terri Thanks for the great review we really appreciate it! looking forward to taking you to the beautiful Key Largo reefs next time you visit! Regards Michael

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had the best time and had two days of amazing dives. Everyone was so nice and helpful. We were thrilled to have such a cool crew. Captain Ann was great, we had the privilege of having the owner Michael dive with us the first...More

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Michael C, Owner at Island Ventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the great review Toni. It was an absolute pleasure having you guys dive with us and we cant wait to see you again! Kind Regards Michael

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Reviewed May 13, 2018

My husband and I had the BEST dive experience with Island Ventures in Key Largo. This will be our go to dive operation anytime we are in the Keys or Miami. It is located in the Key Largo Undersea Park, home of the Jules Undersea...More

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Michael C, Owner at Island Ventures, responded to this reviewResponded May 14, 2018

Thanks for the great review. It was a real pleasure having you dive with us and letting us show you some of the great dives in Key Largo. We look forward to seeing you both again! Kind Regards Michael

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Reviewed April 15, 2018

Island Ventures was recommended by the PADI instructor in WI to complete the open water dives. What a great experience! I really appreciated that the owner Michael came out on the trip. Even though I was nervous, he made a relaxing environment. George Pazell was...More

Thank Krista M
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Michael C, Owner at Island Ventures, responded to this reviewResponded April 16, 2018

Hi Krista It was great to have you and Randi with us to learn to dive, I think we enjoyed it as much as you did. We would love to see you both again!

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Reviewed April 3, 2018

Went to Key Largo for family diving and to get in the open water dives for our youngest to get certified. We picked Island Ventures to avoid the larger operations and "cattle car" experience. Unfortunately they had a boat break down, but they were able...More

Thank Adam P
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Michael C, Owner at Island Ventures, responded to this reviewResponded April 5, 2018

Hi Adam Thanks for the great review and working with us and being very flexible. It was great to have you with us! George Michael

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Reviewed February 21, 2018

We went diving twice with Island Ventures over the Christmas holidays and they were great ! a few of the family got sick and weren't able to dive and they accommodated us everyday with the changes we had. I loved that we could pick what...More

Thank Monika N
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Michael C, Owner at Island Ventures, responded to this reviewResponded February 23, 2018

Hi Monica Thanks for taking the time to review us we really appreciate it! We would love to see you guys again! Michael

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Reviewed January 16, 2018 via mobile

My dive master in New Mexico recommended this place. My dive partner and I dove two days with them. Day 1, it was just my dive partner and me, plus George, our guide and Capt. Rob. Day 2, there was a third client. Great operation,...More

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Michael C, Owner at Island Ventures, responded to this reviewResponded January 18, 2018

Thanks for taking the time to write a great review, we really appreciate it. It was super to have you guys dive with us and glad to hear that we are getting personal recommendations far and wide! Safe Diving! Michael

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Reviewed January 4, 2018 via mobile

This was my kids, ages 13 and 11, first time diving since completing their open water certification. I wanted a company that was safe, comfortable, easy going, and willing to review skills and techniques to put them at ease and give them reassurance. Michael and...More

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Michael C, Owner at Island Ventures, responded to this reviewResponded January 6, 2018

Thanks for the great review! It was a real pleasure having your family dive with us and despite only having recently certified their diving skills were excellent. I was very impressed with their surface assent together as a buddy pair, one of the best I...More

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Reviewed December 30, 2017

When looking for scuba diving we go for three things: safety, small crews and eco-friendly. Me and my husband have gone twice already with Island Ventures, and the fact that we repeated the experience it is because it was great. First Mike and Rob made...More

Thank lindacernichiaro
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Michael C, Owner at Island Ventures, responded to this reviewResponded January 1, 2018

Hi Linda Thanks for the great review, we really appreciate your repeat custom. We look forward to seeing you both when you return to the keys! Michael

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Mac V
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Hi, We do not have free dive guides on all dives like some of the big dive shops do. We are a small dive shop with 2 dive boats that we load with a maximum of 10 divers on each boat(although we are licensed for 15). We... More
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