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A Deep Blue Dive Center

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WELCOME to the fabulous Florida Keys, with America's only Continental living coral reef. The Middle Florida Keys is one of the world's most versatile and breathtaking dive destinations. You will be in awe of the wonderous sights below. So much so...more
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2600 Overseas Hwy, Marathon, FL 33050-2243
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Reviewed 26 July 2018

We just got back from a trip to Sombrero Reef and the diving is wonderful. A really nice experience with this company. Their boat is located at a very nice resort and is very roomy, which is a nice change from the usual tiny dive...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank John R
Robert G, Lord of the Oceans at A Deep Blue Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2018

Thanks John for the nice review. We hope you go diving again with us soon.

Reviewed 1 July 2018

Took time off from work in Miami to travel to the Keys. While there our family went snorkeling out on the reef with this company. We had a wonderful time. Captain Bob and his mates Mike and Carson were the best. We felt very safe...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank orod12838
Robert G, Lord of the Oceans at A Deep Blue Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2018

Glad you had a good time. Everyone at ADBD has safety as their primary concern. Hope to see you on your next trip to the Keys.

Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

My family and I went on a scuba dive at Sombrero reef with captain Bob, John and Carson. We had a great time - saw a Goliath grouper, lobsters and lion fish. Strongly recommend- great time had by allMore

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Heather T
Robert G, Lord of the Oceans at A Deep Blue Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2018

Thanks for the great review Heather. On behalf of everyone at A Deep Blue Dive, we are glad you had a great time. We know you had a number of choices to go out diving with, but at the risk of sounding less than impartial,...More

Reviewed 25 June 2018

We had a super fun day snorkeling with Cap'n Bob and his first mate Leslie. Bob was a spectacular guide who was fun to listen to as he told stories about the history of the keys and gave advise about the local attractions. First on...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank hayduke208
Robert G, Lord of the Oceans at A Deep Blue Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2018

Glad you had fun while down here. Visit us again when down next time.

Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

We took the family including my 9 year old grandson out snorkeling in June. We chose A Deep Blue Dive as it was close to our hotel, but I am very happy we ended up on the Tortuga with Capt Bob and his crew...as the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Kthorsen
Robert G, Lord of the Oceans at A Deep Blue Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2018

I have to tell you this made my day. It is a real treat to hear how your group had a wonderful time. Please visit us when down here next time.

Reviewed 10 June 2018

Wife and I just spent a well deserved vacation in the Keys. While there we decided to take scuba diving lessons, something we both badly wanted. Went with Deep Blue based on recommendations from Hotel staff. We enjoyed the learning, and the practice sessions in...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank SamPalmerMiami
Robert G, Public Relations Manager at A Deep Blue Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

Jeff said you two were a pleasure to teach. Come back and dive with us again soon.

Reviewed 24 September 2017

We took a snorkel trip with Captain Bob (hope he is fine by the end of the hurricane season). He was very nice with the kids and everyone. Sombrero reef was full of life. We really enjoyed the experience.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Miguelgalve
Robert G, Public Relations Manager at A Deep Blue Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2018

Glad you had fun. Captain Bob is fine and appreciates your comments.

Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

We took a group of 2 divers and 5 snorkellers. The boat was very clean and well prepared upon our arrival and the crew was cheerful and very friendly (especially captain Bob and John). We did two 1 hour dives at two different spots on...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Kyle A
Robert G, Public Relations Manager at A Deep Blue Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2018

We are glad you enjoyed your trip.

Reviewed 29 August 2017

On the basis of suggestion of my trip driver, we decide the diving on the way from Wadi Rum to Aqaba. The Manager Davi looks quite serious when we fill in the form and try the diving suits in the office, but very passionate when...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Robert G, Public Relations Manager at A Deep Blue Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2018

Glad you enjoyed your trip and experience.Visit us again.

Reviewed 28 July 2017

I wish I could have gotten around to reviewing this place when we went with them a year ago. Very unsafe for both divers and snorkelers alike. I hope the same woman (I think her name was Melissa) who was on the boat a year...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Robert G, Public Relations Manager at A Deep Blue Dive Center, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2018

Elizabeth R, on behalf of everyone at A DEEP BLUE DIVE CENTER, we are sorry to hear of your disappointment with your groups trip. Since it was over a year between the time of the trip and when you made this posting, it is impossible...More

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