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Captain Slate's SCUBA Adventures

#3 of 25 Tours in Tavernier Features Animals
90791 Old Hwy, #1, Tavernier, Key Largo, FL 33070-2430
+1 305-451-3020
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Great Dive Operator

This was probably the fourth time out with Captain Slates and I have never been disappointed. Good... read more

Reviewed December 27, 2015
Auburndale, Florida
A amazing excperiance !!!!!!

Let me just start to say Haley, Sky, Capt. Slate & Capt. Skip are amazing teaches and mentors. I... read more

Reviewed December 3, 2015
Tavernier, Florida
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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
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90791 Old Hwy, #1, Tavernier, Key Largo, FL 33070-2430
+1 305-451-3020
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Reviewed December 27, 2015

This was probably the fourth time out with Captain Slates and I have never been disappointed. Good Boats, Great Crew, and they no the good spots, be it on a reef or diving a local wreck.

Thank diggerman1966
Reviewed December 3, 2015

Let me just start to say Haley, Sky, Capt. Slate & Capt. Skip are amazing teaches and mentors. I went in to Capt Slates just hearing about diving,as I continue my certification was encouraged to go for my instructor certification. I in-braised the idea and...More

Thank 40yearoldpirate
Reviewed November 29, 2015

If you want to see wildlife being tortured and killed, then this is the company for you. I have dove all over the world and my experience during this trip was the worst of any dive I have ever completed. Like most people, I dive...More

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Skyfabel, General Manager at Captain Slate's SCUBA Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded December 4, 2015

Good Morning, First I want to start by saying thank you so much for sharing your experience here at Capt. Slate's Scuba Adventures. Unfortunately you did not enjoy yourself and that was a complete shock to me, our goal here at Captain Slate's is safety...More

Reviewed November 21, 2015 via mobile

Have been familiar with Capt Slate's dive services for 3 1/2 decades. Excellent reputation and tradition in providing memorable, safe, quality dives in a favorite diving locale.

Thank Clifton W
Reviewed November 16, 2015 via mobile

We booked a 2hr Snorkeling trip upon the recommendation of a server we had at dinner the night before. We checked in, found out we were going with scuba divers, meaning no getting swam over by crazy people, Awsome. We went out with Captain Slate...More

Thank Ginger L
Reviewed November 14, 2015 via mobile

We dive with Captain Slate's on a regular basis. I have never had a bad experience! The captain and crew are always freindly and know the dive sites well. They never fail to deliver an amazing dive trip.

Thank Jgrimes04
Reviewed November 13, 2015

Captain Slate and his merry crew- daughter Sky and skipper Halsey made our reef dive a memorable adventure: more/ bigger sharks, stingrays, moray eels, fish, coral (largest brain coral I have seen in 43 years of diving), and good company than you are likely to...More

Thank ChipTex
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New York City, New York
Reviewed November 2, 2015 via mobile

I headed down to the Keys with a group of friends from Ocean Horizons to get Scuba certified. My nerves were at an all time high but as soon as I got on the boat with Sky and Hayley, all my nerves went away. These...More

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Reviewed November 2, 2015

Had a great experience over 2 days with my GF and kids diving with Sky and Haley our dive master/captains. Friendly, energetic, and lots of fun. Professional but laid back operation. Its been years since I dove this area, and was a bit apprehensive as...More

Thank Ted S
Reviewed November 1, 2015

Great dive trip to the keys. Had the pleasure of Capt. Skye for a couple of days. She along with Hayley and Matt, ensured that we had great dives and in general a great time. We will be back for sure..

Thank gr8phulgirl
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Will they provide transportation from hotel?
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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
What are the requirements for SCUBA diving?
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