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Dive Connections

#2 of 2 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Charlottesville Features Animals
1754 Timberwood Blvd, Charlottesville, VA 22911-7593
+1 434-964-9200
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Best diving shop in town

Dive Connection really mentors teenage divers. The staff is patient, good with different ability... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2016
Peter R
Keswick, Virginia
via mobile
True Dive Experts!

By living/diving in Florida & The Keys for the past decade, my standards for dive shop expertise... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2015
South Florida
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28 Jul 2016
“Best diving shop in town”
27 Oct 2015
“True Dive Experts!”
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Hours Today: 11:00 - 19:00
1754 Timberwood Blvd, Charlottesville, VA 22911-7593
+1 434-964-9200

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Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Dive Connection really mentors teenage divers. The staff is patient, good with different ability levels and very helpful!

Thank Peter R
Reviewed 27 October 2015

By living/diving in Florida & The Keys for the past decade, my standards for dive shop expertise are quite high. Dive Connections has lived up to it! The owner, staff and instructors are true professionals with extensive knowledge and guidance, all while focusing on safety...More

Thank JulieWRichardson
Reviewed 24 June 2015

My 13 year-old son and I just completed a course with Dive Connections. Despite an "overbooked" class (lots of folks wanting to get certified in the first part of summer for vacations and such), instructor Mike maintained a calm and helpful demeanor at all times,...More

Thank Joe S
Reviewed 9 February 2015

I think that the staff is knowledgeable and helpful. They work with youth new to the sport to experienced divers,

3  Thank Peter R
Reviewed 23 October 2012

They have everything except a boat. Knowledgeable sales staff. Very enthusiastic, about all kinds of diving. If you travel with them, they take great care of you.

Thank cruizerz
Reviewed 10 July 2012

Committed owner and staff. Lots of classes, lots of trips, lots of effort apparent at this dive shop. Reminds me of the place that first hooked me on diving thirty years ago...

Thank Brian L
Reviewed 18 June 2012

Chip is great to work with, but there are clearly some tensions at the shop in the moment. I was sad to see that given that its one of the few dive shops in this part of Virginia. I also comparatively felt like the prices...More

Thank sd_in_switzerland
Reviewed 21 October 2011

Great Dive Shop. Staff are extremely helpful and the store carries high quality products.

Thank Oscar_T_Mike
Reviewed 14 August 2010

I originally met Chip, one of the owners, on a trip to the Bahamas. He's passionate about his service and instruction. Even if you aren't from the area, many return to him to dive with out of the area. When I moved close to Charlottesville,...More

2  Thank NikR
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