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Awesome deep blue!

There are a lot of rules here, but it's not always clear what exactly you're supposed to be doing... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Tampa, Florida, United States
Blue Grotto dive trip

Dived this location for a certification dive. Nice site to dive in, but call ahead if the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Earl M
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3852 NE 172nd Ct, Williston, FL 32696-7885
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Reviewed 4 days ago

There are a lot of rules here, but it's not always clear what exactly you're supposed to be doing. I'm a person who likes to follow the rules, so I find the lack of information on rules and etiquette to be a bit horrifying! Other...More

Thank JenniferS822
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dived this location for a certification dive. Nice site to dive in, but call ahead if the weather/area has had lots of recent rain and ask about the visibility. The sight is well laid out for diver entry and exit into the grotto. Lots of...More

Thank Earl M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was my first time to Blue Grotto and it didn't disappoint. Visibility wasn't great the first 30' due to recent flooding but below that the vis. opened up nicely. The staff was very friendly and the setup with numerous picnic tables and shelters that...More

Thank Bryan S
Reviewed July 22, 2018

My family visited Blue Grotto as my teenagers were certified to be SCUBA divers. I have been diving for years and was not really excited about hopping in the spring with SOOOO many new divers who were there on a Saturday in July. The spring...More

2  Thank pitterpat000
Reviewed July 11, 2018

This is the 2nd time I've dove at Blue Grotto and I would still come back. I liked having multiple underwater platforms to show new divers skills/practice skills in my classes. The fish are pretty and the turtle is inquisitive. Rental gear worked well and...More

Thank pinkdolphi
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

This is a very special place!! It is run by a gentleman named Kurt who runs a very tight ship. The grounds are immaculate and include rental cabins, equipment set up shelters, outdoor heated showers, clean restrooms and even a couple of full hookup RV...More

1  Thank Mark J
Reviewed June 13, 2018

Stellina Dive School Blue Grotto in Williston Florida is an awesome place to go for your dive training. My daughter,father and I did our open water training with instructor Kevin Tate. I called him and he got us on the schedule in less than a...More

1  Thank Mike B
Reviewed April 23, 2018

There are platforms on the bottom which are excellent for SCUBA instruction. There is a compressed air "bell" (they call it) that is so cool to use as a student goal. Swim up to the bell, hang onto a handle on the ceiling and remove...More

1  Thank Kim W
Reviewed January 22, 2018

We stayed in one of their cabin rooms, clean, comfortable, shower, toilet, sink and this room had bunk beds for two. The facility was clean, staff was great, and the bonfire after diving and at night was awesome. We dove early Sunday morning and the...More

2  Thank PhyeDeaux
Reviewed January 22, 2018

We recently went to the Blue Grotto to check off on our initial scuba certification dive with an instructor. It was clear and there was plenty to see for a first timer without the stress of ocean currents or boats overhead. We were there right...More

2  Thank Melissa M
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June 26, 2018|
Response from Kim W | Reviewed this property |
Check into Ichetucknee Springs
April 6, 2018|
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Response from Melissa M | Reviewed this property |
It's pretty remote, but there's another nearby diving area so we did both places in one trip.
Katy C
February 1, 2017|
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The campers we met did not have dogs with them.