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Island Ventures

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51 Shoreland Dr, Key Largo, FL 33037-4752
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Completed Open Water Certification with Island Ventures!

Island Ventures was recommended by the PADI instructor in WI to complete the open water dives. What... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Krista M
Certified our youngest

Went to Key Largo for family diving and to get in the open water dives for our youngest to get... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Adam P
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Island Ventures is a stress free Scuba diving alternative in Key Largo. We offer small group sizes, and personalized service. We're happy to take anywhere from 2 divers, or 4 snorkelers, up to a full boat charter (up to 10 divers or 20 Snorkelers).
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Hours Today: 7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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51 Shoreland Dr, Key Largo, FL 33037-4752

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Island Ventures was recommended by the PADI instructor in WI to complete the open water dives. What a great experience! I really appreciated that the owner Michael came out on the trip. Even though I was nervous, he made a relaxing environment. George Pazell was...More

Thank Krista M
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Michael C, Owner at Island Ventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Krista It was great to have you and Randi with us to learn to dive, I think we enjoyed it as much as you did. We would love to see you both again!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to Key Largo for family diving and to get in the open water dives for our youngest to get certified. We picked Island Ventures to avoid the larger operations and "cattle car" experience. Unfortunately they had a boat break down, but they were able...More

Thank Adam P
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Michael C, Owner at Island Ventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Adam Thanks for the great review and working with us and being very flexible. It was great to have you with us! George Michael

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Reviewed 21 February 2018

We went diving twice with Island Ventures over the Christmas holidays and they were great ! a few of the family got sick and weren't able to dive and they accommodated us everyday with the changes we had. I loved that we could pick what...More

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Michael C, Owner at Island Ventures, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2018

Hi Monica Thanks for taking the time to review us we really appreciate it! We would love to see you guys again! Michael

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Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

My dive master in New Mexico recommended this place. My dive partner and I dove two days with them. Day 1, it was just my dive partner and me, plus George, our guide and Capt. Rob. Day 2, there was a third client. Great operation,...More

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Michael C, Owner at Island Ventures, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2018

Thanks for taking the time to write a great review, we really appreciate it. It was super to have you guys dive with us and glad to hear that we are getting personal recommendations far and wide! Safe Diving! Michael

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Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

This was my kids, ages 13 and 11, first time diving since completing their open water certification. I wanted a company that was safe, comfortable, easy going, and willing to review skills and techniques to put them at ease and give them reassurance. Michael and...More

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Michael C, Owner at Island Ventures, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2018

Thanks for the great review! It was a real pleasure having your family dive with us and despite only having recently certified their diving skills were excellent. I was very impressed with their surface assent together as a buddy pair, one of the best I...More

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Reviewed 30 December 2017

When looking for scuba diving we go for three things: safety, small crews and eco-friendly. Me and my husband have gone twice already with Island Ventures, and the fact that we repeated the experience it is because it was great. First Mike and Rob made...More

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Michael C, Owner at Island Ventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 January 2018

Hi Linda Thanks for the great review, we really appreciate your repeat custom. We look forward to seeing you both when you return to the keys! Michael

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Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

We are a family of 5. 2 certified divers, one coming to do her referral open water dives, one to do confined and open water, and one snorkeler. A real mixed bag. Michael and his crew did an awesome job of getting us all set...More

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Michael C, Owner at Island Ventures, responded to this reviewResponded 31 December 2017

Hi Tim Thanks for the great review. Our team really enjoyed taking you all out to the reef diving and snorkeling and look forward to seeing you all again! Michael

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Reviewed 12 December 2017

This was a fantastic place to take the advanced open water. The wildlife underwater is just outstanding, and we keep a fantastic memory of the Spiegel Grove wreck. Despite quite bad wind conditions on some days, and low visibility after the hurricane, Mike and Rob...More

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Michael C, Owner at Island Ventures, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2017

Hi Gabriel and Lola Thank you for the great review! We really enjoyed having you dive with us and be able to show you some of the fantastic places to dive in Key Largo. We would love to see you again someday! Michael

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Reviewed 21 October 2017

Very relaxed centre, good equipment,great crew, and small groups, we went july 2017 and were with 7 friends and we had a great time, diving was relaxed and good. Will defenitely go again!

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Michael C, Owner at Island Ventures, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2017

Thanks for the great review we look forward to seeing you all again! Stay Safe! Michael

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Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

I was hesitant to scuba dive since I am fond of breathing air, but these guys went above and beyond. I HIGHLY RECOMMEND THIS PLACE. They were so attentive that I was able to relax. I guess that’s why they’re motto is NO STRESS diving!!!...More

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Michael C, Owner at Island Ventures, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2017

Hi Lisa and Sean Thanks for the great review! It was a real pleasure having you with us for the day and thank you for bearing with whilst we worked around the effects of Irma. We very much look forward to seeing you both again!...More

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