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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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SEI Diving Italy in Florida

We went in Tavernier to do dives with Capt Slate. Beautiful location, a great Crew escorted us to... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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Lots of fish

Went on an afternoon two tank shallow reef dive. Had a great time. A safety briefing covering... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Biloxi, Mississippi
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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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  • Terrible7%
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90791 Old Hwy, #1, Tavernier, Key Largo, FL 33070-2430
+1 305-451-3020

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went in Tavernier to do dives with Capt Slate. Beautiful location, a great Crew escorted us to diving. The equipment is well maintained. Come from Capt Slate’s

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went on an afternoon two tank shallow reef dive. Had a great time. A safety briefing covering boat operations was conducted before departure. The Boat was large and stable (if some what slow) in that day’s one to two foot seas. The trip had four...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Captain Slate is in love with his eels...and they love him! What a thrill to watch him and to feel so safe as to cuddle them as well! Second dove was a playground of nurse sharks! I was in heaven! Skip was great too!

1  Thank Anna U
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome experience! My daughter's first full week of diving. Captain Slate, Skye and Frazier awesome. Very knowledgeable and helpful. Eels and shark experience a once in a lifetime. Highly recommend

1  Thank karin m
Reviewed October 12, 2017

Captain Slate's is a friendly and well organized dive charter. The staff members are knowledgeable about the reefs and wrecks in the area. I did two dives on the Duane wreck and had a great time. If I'm in the area again I would not...More

1  Thank jwhill45
Reviewed October 11, 2017

My family of 4 went on the Creature Feature Dive. It was amazing! In the first dive, we saw many Moray & Spotted Eels. It was really cool to see them so active swimming around us and even between our legs. Capt. Slate was the...More

1  Thank Quynh-Thu P
Reviewed October 4, 2017 via mobile

We used Captain Slate's for my brother's wedding party. They were awesome and really happy to be back in action post Irma. 25 of us went out on the boat including my niece and nephew, ages 3 and 6, and everyone had a great time!...More

1  Thank Carsten S
Reviewed August 31, 2017 via mobile

We spent a weekend with Captain Slates as a group of divers with several students making their advanced OW dives. The group did 7 dives including a night dive and 2 deeper wreck dives (Eagle and the Duane). Capt Sky and crew were high energy...More

1  Thank Paul P
Reviewed August 14, 2017 via mobile

We did 7 dives. Everyone on the crew were the best. One night dive included. Will go back again when I'm down in the Keys

1  Thank Al G
Reviewed August 12, 2017

We did our open water dives with the crew and couldn't be happier. Just wonderful people and attentive to us as complete "noobs". We learned a lot, enjoyed our dives and got certified. abundant marine life and even a few small sharks on our very...More

1  Thank Melberg007
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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
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