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Key Dives

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Mile Marker 79.8, Islamorada, FL 33036
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We never dove deeper than the bottom.

I have been diving with Key Dives since 2005. I have always been treated with respect by the boat... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Ted130feet
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Thonotosassa, Florida
Place to dive with mobility issues

I had the opportunity to dive with this shop on 2 trips down to the Keys this last month. In fact... read more

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patwarford
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Thonotosassa, Florida
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We offer a full valet service. We do all the work so you can focus on relaxing and enjoying your dives. All of our dives are guided to take care of your safety and so you don't have to worry about navigation. No need to worry about a crowded boat. Our boat is rated for 39 people but we only allow 18 divers to insure everyone is comfortable. We offer a huge variety of dive experiences from deep to shallow and from wreck to reef. Our professional staff is fun, friendly, and dedicated to making your vacation one to remember. Our goal is to keep you coming back again and again.
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Mile Marker 79.8, Islamorada, FL 33036
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Reviewed yesterday

I have been diving with Key Dives since 2005. I have always been treated with respect by the boat captains, divemasters and the owners, Mike and Marcia. All divers are treated with the same respect, no matter what their skill level or disposition might be....More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I had the opportunity to dive with this shop on 2 trips down to the Keys this last month. In fact, the first trip was so much fun we cancelled plans to leave Florida to go back & dive with this shop again. I have...More

Thank patwarford
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I was on the boat for the dive as Robert E described. I completely disagree with his negative claims about Captain Ken. Ken went above and beyond to assist in helping the seasick diver. The Captain helped him with his gear, changed out his leaky...More

Thank Philip W
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Reviewed 3 days ago

First, I should say having dove with the owner Mike approx. 8 years ago in Grand Cayman is what drew me to his shop in Islamorada April 16-20. Unbelievably he recognized me as a repeat customer of his. That immediately made me feel welcome. He...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I just read a review from Robert E... I was on the boat and watched Ken turn what could have been a busted day into a lot of laughs and a good day of diving. Robert e neglected to mention the hydraulics blew. We had...More

Thank Gerry G
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I dove four times with Key Dives over a 5 day period. The first day was fantastic with a warm welcome at the shop from Mike, a super dive master - Rafael, and a pleasant skipper - Jason. Day two i was introduced to the...More

1  Thank robert e
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M G, Owner at Key Dives, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

This review make me chuckle. The day he is referring to with the anchor was quite a challenge. Our boat lost steering unexpectedly due to a hydraulic leak. Our captain (Ken) had to use the twin engines to direct the boat into position and this...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had great dives. The staff is great. Very helpful and friendly. Dives were on time. My computer broke and they lent me one..

Thank suedrzewiecki
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I came with my family to this dive shop, my sister and I got certified by the instructor John. He was amazing, very kind, polite, and happy. He walked through each and every step slowly so we would understand. As far as the dives the...More

Thank sienna g
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went diving with Key Dives two years ago. Hadn't seen or talked to them since. How the owner remembered us is beyond me. That's where it all starts. We drove from Ohio for our vacation, and the winds did not cooperate. We got in...More

Thank Will K
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I went diving again with Key Dives on 3/22/18. This was our 5 th dive trip with Mike and the rest of his awesome crew. As always, when we walked in the door they welcomed us with handshakes and hugs! Mike,Ken,Jason,John,Rafael and...More

Thank Mrepar
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Julia M
November 23, 2017|
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Response from scubagirl2000 | Reviewed this property |
You have to pass a class in order to be scuba certified. Some places do it in person some do it online. But you must pass the certification dives as well as the classroom curriculum.
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anne m
August 5, 2016|
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Response from KeyDives | Property representative |
Anne, please contact us via email address on our website. We are not allowed to include an email address or actual websites in this response.
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rwa1939
July 19, 2016|
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Response from Michael U | Reviewed this property |
Typically in the "winter" down in the keys it can be a little windy. That will inhibit the visibility. Still would be worthwhile. Enjoy. 🐠🐠🐠
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