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Florida Keys Dive Center

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Scuba diving and snorkel charters, scuba courses and equipment rental, air and nitrox fills
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90451 Old Hwy, M. M. 90. 5 Oceanside, Tavernier, Key Largo, FL 33070-2349
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Probably not the best place for snorkeling As they cater to divers. They took our $ and took us out 6 miles with 6 ft waves! No way to snorkel or even do anything but fight the waves!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank pokeyokie
Reviewed 5 days ago

These guys were outstanding! We went diving on a beautiful day when it was 80 degrees and very little wind, Perfect diving conditions existed, no wave action and 80 feet of visibility. We were supposed to go with another dive shop, but they had to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Daron R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was able to take my son with me... first time to scuba dive for the both of us and now I am hocked. We can’t wait to do it again.. our dive instructor Morgan was the best she was so patient with my 12 year...More

1  Thank robbyc993
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I did a 2 tank dive with them in Dec 2018. We went to the Eagle and did a "double dip", dove it twice (which I understand is pretty common) and was totally fine with us. We do a lot of diving...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank kellysreed
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Got my open water certification with Florida Keys Dive Center - Burt was patient and professional. And skipper Brad and captain Martin were great!!

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank annenyc2018
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dove with them on a organized trip. Sticklers for being on time (which I like), but flexible when they are taking care of groups. Seas were moving those couple days, but they did their best to entertain as well as keep the boat moving. Brad...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 9, 2018

My son, my wife and myself went on a two tank dive in November. This business is great to deal with! The mates were incredible and the Captain was professional and personable. The trip was a great combination of professionalism and fun. The two sites...More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank Vacation505953
Reviewed December 7, 2018 via mobile

Great shop and super nice boats. Shop staff and boat crew were all super nice. We would use them again.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank tricklic
Reviewed November 21, 2018

We had fun on this trip. The crew was super nice. Our 4 hour snorkel trip was only 3 hours from leaving to being back in the marina but it was okay as we didn't spent much time on the boat getting to the sites...More

Date of experience: November 2018
3  Thank mix579
Reviewed November 20, 2018

First experience snorkeling away from land. What a trip! Coral was beautiful and so diverse. An amazing variety of colorful fish. The highlight was seeing the eel and small shark in their natural habitat. The captain and crew were confident and knowledgeable. They had instructions...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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June 15, 2018|
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Response from Florida Keys D | Property representative |
Hey Alex, to try scuba without goiung all the way through a certification class you can do a one day Discover Scuba Diving program, which entails a pool session in the morning and two instructor guided dives on the reef in... More
August 12, 2017|
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Response from Florida Keys D | Property representative |
Yes, we do offer Junior Open Water Diver classes. For computer savvy kids we recommend taking the online course and then schedule the pool training and open water training dives here with us. We like to work with the... More
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3 Dive Operators to pick from in Key Largo (3 Replies)
What do you think about: Florida Keys Dive Center or Horizon Divers or Captian Slates? Go to the Key Large between Christmas and New Years and plan to dive for 4 days. Any information is welcomed!
November 18, 2010|
Response fromTalini|
Good choices on all three. Spencer''s boats generally are in the northern part of Pennekamp Park. The Spiegel Grove, the Christ Statue, Carysfort and th eElbow are all great dives. The other two generally are a little further south- Molasses Reef, Minnow Cave, French Reef, the Benwood wreck. The clarity and currrents are usually consistent north and south. Spencer's boats leave out of an are called Garden Cove, Horizon out of the harbor near the Holiday Inn. Both charge about the same and all...More