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Captain Slate's SCUBA Adventures

#3 of 26 Tours in Tavernier Features Animals
90791 Old Hwy, #1, Tavernier, Key Largo, FL 33070-2430
+1 305-451-3020
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Creature Feature Dive!

We were on a family vacation in the Keys and our local Dive Master set up dives on Captain Slate's... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Kevin D
Cleveland, Tennessee
Best of the Keys!

We can't say enough good things about Capt. Slates Scuba Adventures. They have been doing this for... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Cleveland, Tennessee
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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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  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible8%
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Hours Today: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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90791 Old Hwy, #1, Tavernier, Key Largo, FL 33070-2430
+1 305-451-3020

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Reviewed 2 days ago

We were on a family vacation in the Keys and our local Dive Master set up dives on Captain Slate's SCUBA Adventures boat. What a great choice! How many times have you had the opportunity to pet a Moray Eel or hold a Nurse Shark???!...More

Thank Kevin D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We can't say enough good things about Capt. Slates Scuba Adventures. They have been doing this for a long time and really have the edge. With 3 boats they can accommodate nearly any size group. We have been bringing our groups here for years and...More

Thank JimQuick
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing, curteous, friendly, and knowlegeable. The crew set our tanks up for us after the first dive. The creature features (dive 1 eels, dive 2 nurse sharks) Captain Skyy, Justin, and Steve were great!

Thank Clayton P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and i came to the keys for diving trips with our naui dive group. We hopped on the boat with Captain Skye and her crew Justin and Steve. From the moment we stepped onto the boat we were handled with great care. The...More

Thank scubadawn918
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We finished up our family vacation with a snorkel trip, a first for our 15 and 12 year old. Captain Sky and Abi were great!! They took us to 2 wonderful reefs. We were able to see lots of fish, nurse sharks and sea turtles....More

Thank Carrie H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Always a great time with slates. Equipment is in great shape, crew is top notch and the diving is spectacular.

Thank Santimd
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went on 3 dives with Captain Sky and crew Justin and Hunter. I'm a snorkeler and this was my first time over a reef. It was amazing from above but now I must get SCUBA certified! They were helpful in explaining that process as...More

Thank Nicole E
Reviewed June 14, 2017

We live in Florida and took a run down to dive. We have seen all the pictures on Facebook and wanted that experience as well. The crew was exceptionally accommodating to us. They pointed out some of the things we could expect to see and...More

Thank Tibball
Reviewed June 14, 2017

This is what a family owned and operated dive shop looks like! Everything about their shop is great, from the customer service to the booking process, and especially their staff. My father and I dove the creature feature this weekend with them and had an...More

Thank Lauren M
Reviewed June 13, 2017

My family & I dove with Captain Slate's 2 days and had a wonderful experience! The first day was my 12 year old daughter's first ocean dives and Sky did an excellent job of making her feel comfortable, while Hunter did a great job of...More

Thank Bob E
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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