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Jim Abernethy's Scuba Adventures

#5 of 22 Boat Tours & Water Sports in West Palm Beach Features Animals
216 US Highway 1, West Palm Beach, FL 33403-3552
+1 561-842-6356
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dive trip canceld on hour before

We booked a divetrip for the next day, I also asked is the weather ok, because we have a long... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Indian Harbour Beach, Florida
Cancelled last minute without warning!

My brother and I had booked a snorkelling tour with Jim Abernathy's a month in advance. We... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Oxford, United Kingdom
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“dive shop” (7 reviews)
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216 US Highway 1, West Palm Beach, FL 33403-3552
+1 561-842-6356
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We booked a divetrip for the next day, I also asked is the weather ok, because we have a long driving to the site the lady told me its perfect. We had to drive down more than 2 hours. a hour before we are there...More

Thank Bernd_fun
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My brother and I had booked a snorkelling tour with Jim Abernathy's a month in advance. We travelled from the UK and planned our whole trip to Florida around this tour, driving miles to get there and paying for local accommodation. We arrived at the...More

Thank Sivvy86
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

The Crew of Deep Obsession were all very knowledgeable. The briefings before the dives were very through you knew exactly what to expect when you hit the water. I have always loved Sharks but this dive gave me a whole new appreciation for them. Great...More

Thank Koehlerse
Reviewed 19 February 2017

We flew over from Switzerland to expect the ultimate shark dive encounter. And it happened !! Even we have doven already with sharks around the world (bahamas, galapagos, white sharks in ZA...) this trip overwhelmed all ! Thanks to Jim, who thought me, how to...More

Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

I have been lucky enough to dive with these guys early in every December for the last 5 years and every time is better than the last. I did my first boat dive ever with them and have done many more since. I made a...More

1  Thank Gary D
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Amazing week of shark diving with great crew and wonderful food also. This is the best shark encounter!

Thank Diveranet
Reviewed 6 October 2016

It's been close to a decade since our last drift dive. We've been diving destinations like Roatan & Bonaire, so I won't compare the dives them self. From the time I made the reservations, they were very friendly and easy to work with. Parking was...More

2  Thank Nick B
Reviewed 5 October 2016

crew, staff, dive masters, Jim himself -- amazing group of people. Each one was open, warm, pleasant, kind, Did 5 dives over two days, Always went the extra mile -- could not speak highly enough of them.....really made my trip....

Thank BusinessTrav999
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Scheduled to dive with them and had a decent time. Heard rumor it was sold while I was there but not sure about that. Good diving in this area.

Thank Jstinger
Reviewed 10 August 2016

This is an outstanding snorkeling trip at Isle Mujeres MX that gives guests a wonderful set of experiences with the "gentle giants" of the shark world. This trip is a full package (hotel, transfers, boat with captain and guide, breakfast, snacks and lunch) at the...More

Thank cwork
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Alex F
How much is it to dive for two people?
14 August 2016|
Response from mantaman223 | Reviewed this property |
Their price are on the website. Check out "Diving Palm Beach" and the "Pricing and Schedule" Deep Obsession is the boat they use for local diving.
Rachel C
How much would it cost to dive for my cousin (21 female) and me (23)? We will be in West Palm on August 4-8 and would like to dive. Neither of us have a diving license so do you have a quick course we can do and how much would that cost? Thanks, Rachel Carroll
22 July 2015|
Response from LouVil | Reviewed this property |
Rachel. No reputable provider will take you on a boat dive after only a very short course. Some resorts do but even that is usually only after a teaching session in a swimming pool and some additional discussion of diving... More