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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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I come to the keys every year and this was my first time coming to Captain Slate's. They took us... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2016
Michael F
via mobile
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We went out with the crew from captain slates and they were great. They were very efficient with... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2016
Justin B
via mobile
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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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90791 Old Hwy, #1, Tavernier, Key Largo, FL 33070-2430
+1 305-451-3020
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Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

I come to the keys every year and this was my first time coming to Captain Slate's. They took us out to some beautiful reefs with a lot of fish and stunning coral. This place offers great dives and an even better staff. I definitely...More

Thank Michael F
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

We went out with the crew from captain slates and they were great. They were very efficient with time they knew what they were doing and where they were. They had snacks and waters available on the boat for everyone. Very good crew.

Thank Justin B
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

Went out on captain slates to finish up my open water certification. The crew and Captain Sky were great. Will be back in the future.

Thank Scott H
Reviewed 20 May 2016

I have been driving to the Keys from North Carolina several times a year for over twenty years. Captian Slate has always put on great trips and had great crews. His current staff is the best ever. From the awesome Creature Feature to the Spiegel...More

Thank bob h
Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

My husband and I along with our 11 year old son tried snorkeling for the first time with Captain Slate. The boat was good sized and several divers were along with us on our outing. The coral reefs were beautiful and we saw a wide...More

Thank rachelfrazier
Reviewed 17 May 2016

Capt Slate and his daughter were super during our 2 tank day trip. Somewhat disappointed with the health of the coral; much has receded since the last time I dived the Keys. Very little to see but I have been spoiled from diving other areas...More

Thank nodecompression
Reviewed 5 April 2016 via mobile

I can't say thank you enough for a great weekend! I got certified at these dive sites. The crew was so great and made the experience that much better! I will definitely be back to dive with this company again. They are helpful and make...More

Thank Jessica C
Reviewed 3 April 2016

Went out snorkeling with Capt. Sky and had the most amazing time!! The visibility was wonderful. I was able to see so many different species of fish. This experience has made me want to get certified to dive so that I can be up close...More

Thank Travelfan217
Reviewed 30 March 2016

It was my last full day in Paradise. Snorkeling the shores is great but going out to the reef is better. Our captain was Haley and she was awesome, her deck hand was Steve and I got to watch him feed the moray eels. He...More

Thank ssplitendz9
Reviewed 17 March 2016 via mobile

Great people, laid back atmosphere, and fun! They gave good instructions, and great snorkeling spots. We had a great day!

Thank jackie755
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13 January 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
14 November 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