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Captain Slate's SCUBA Adventures

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90791 Old Hwy, #1, Tavernier, Key Largo, FL 33070-2430
+1 305-451-3020
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Great dive boat.

We had a great time. Sky almost talked us into the shark dive. If you're brave give it a try... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
littlefield31
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Big Pine Key, Florida
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Awesome Snorkeling Trip

We had a great time with Sky and Olivia. They are super hosts for your snorkeling or diving trips... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
4cat
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Wellington, FL
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Operating since 1978, CAPTAIN SLATE'S SCUBA ADVENTURES is the premier dive, snorkel, and glass bottom boat operator. Located in Tavernier, we take groups to dive or snorkel at the best sites off of the Florida Keys. With three boats , your voyage experience is kept personable, relaxed, and exclusive. Don't forget - a visit to the Keys is not complete without the world famous Creature Feature! Our highly qualified staff offers PADI, NAUI, SDI, TDI, SEI, IANTD, DAN certifications and more, so start or continue your dive education here! What are you waiting for? Book your diving adventure!
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Hours Today: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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90791 Old Hwy, #1, Tavernier, Key Largo, FL 33070-2430
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had a great time. Sky almost talked us into the shark dive. If you're brave give it a try. Sounds fun. Great service nice boat. We had 2 fun days in a row. If you snorkel they have sights that can accomodate divers and...More

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Sky F, Manager at Captain Slate's SCUBA Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for the review, we appreciate you taking the time to express your experience with us. We do offer deeper sites and wreck dives. The Duane is my absolute favorite! We look forward to your next visit with us here at Capt. Slate's! Thanks,...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a great time with Sky and Olivia. They are super hosts for your snorkeling or diving trips. They are very attentive and a lot of fun. We went to some awesome reefs and saw nurse sharks, sea turtles, barracuda and a host of...More

Thank 4cat
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Sky F, Manager at Captain Slate's SCUBA Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for the feedback. It's always the "perfect" day when you get to see the huge variety of marine life..... We cant wait to have you back for some more snorkeling fun!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I decided to come down to The Keys from family we were staying with in Hobe Sound very last minute. We were very nervous of not finding something in time, but we booked a 1 pm extended snorkeling trip the morning of...More

Thank Emma B
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Sky F, Manager at Captain Slate's SCUBA Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Emma- Thank you for taking the time to express your experience with us. My "Mini Me" and myself LOVED having you on board the Lost Continent. We are looking forward to our next underwater adventure with you. Thanks again, Capt. Sky

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have taken several trips out of Captain Slate’s and have always had the best time and most amazing experiences. Their Crew and Captains are very knowledgeable and courteous to their customers. They take safety very seriously and strive to deliver the best possible service....More

Thank MB D
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Sky F, Manager at Captain Slate's SCUBA Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks for the recommendation, and thank you for taking the time to write a review for us! We are so happy you enjoyed yet again another well done trip with Capt. Slate's Team. Our goal is to make sure your experience with us is one...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have been diving here many times and have always had a wonder time. I got my PADI certification there as well. I highly recommend them.

Thank MrsFloridaKeys
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Sky F, Manager at Captain Slate's SCUBA Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hey! Thanks for the recommendation and also thanks for taking the time to write this review.\ Safe diving too you, Capt. Sky

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came down with my family to do checkout dives and had a blast at Captain Slate’s. Thank you to sky and Hanna for all the help on the boat and for all the other crew members at slates you guys are great

Thank kentuckyrules1
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Sky F, Manager at Captain Slate's SCUBA Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Our goal here at Capt. Slate's is Safety and having fun! We are so happy we could meet all of your expectations. Now that you are certified its time too book your next dive trip with us! :) Thanks, Capt. Sky

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My trip was great! I got my scuba diving certification from Captain Slate’s, I’ve been wanting it for a long time and my instructor was amazing! The crew was fabulous too! Olivia was apart of the crew and she knew what she was talking about...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My life long friends and I came down to spend a few days diving with captain slates and had a blast. I have never seen an all girl crew work as hard as Hannah and Captain Sky work!! They’re so great! We hope to come...More

Thank murdaughtl
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Family and I went snorkeling we are from the Netherlands and we had fun. Thank you to Hannah and captain sky for a beautiful day

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Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

Had an amazing time on "The Lost Continent" ship with Hannah and Skye! So much amazing wildlife to see! I would love to comeback to the attraction next time I vist the keys, thanks so much!

Thank Megan A
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layla67
January 13, 2017|
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Response from Rkspec1 | Reviewed this property |
There a hotel right beside their property and it's walking distance I don't think they usually provide any transportation
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travelwoman31
November 16, 2016|
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Response from dei592016 | Reviewed this property |
We went through Wild Lime Adventures. They picked us up, coordinated the outing with Captain Slate’s including lunch and delivered us back to near Hialeah, FL.
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dockuch
November 13, 2016|
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Response from Paul N | Reviewed this property |
I also notice that many places want to see that you have done dived I the last two years, otherwise they want you to take a refresher course. I do not remember Captain Slate's policy. If is is a concern then contact the... More
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