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HMS Minnow Dive Charters

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Key Largo, FL 33037
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Best dive charter in Key Largo

Captain John Garvey is the knowledgeable owner/operator of the HMS Minnow. My 16 year old son and... read more

Reviewed 4 April 2017
Adam93567
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This is a great dive operation in Key Largo!!! We dived two days with Captain John and both days... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2017
teachmph
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Reviewed April 4, 2017 via mobile

Captain John Garvey is the knowledgeable owner/operator of the HMS Minnow. My 16 year old son and I have been out with him several times the past couple of years and he runs a safe, efficient and professional boat. With just a few divers, each...More

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Reviewed March 5, 2017 via mobile

This is a great dive operation in Key Largo!!! We dived two days with Captain John and both days were amazing. Captain John gave precise markings and visuals for us to look out for on the dive which made it easy for us to navigate...More

1  Thank teachmph
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Reviewed February 27, 2017

This is a wonderful dive operator on Key Largo. it is an excellent location and Captain John is wonderful. From giving us driving direction through Florida to well detailed orientation before the dive the level of professionalism is excellent. John gave us great navigation headings...More

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Reviewed October 1, 2016

I would highly recommend The Minnow and Captian John. He knows the Key Largo dive sites well and he is very focused some meeting your dive requirements and requests in a safe and fun manner. He knows and understands customer service and on The Minnow...More

1  Thank bfosbur
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Reviewed August 27, 2016

The boss and I like diving the Keys when we're in Florida but don't enjoy crowds and like to do our own thing. We've been out with various smaller operators (six pack boats) - all pretty good - but we really enjoyed our three days...More

1  Thank adrianloader
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Reviewed August 7, 2016

Capt John, very customer orientated, always looking to fill his divers needs. keep diving. the Minnow is easy to find right next to the Holiday Inn.

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Reviewed August 1, 2016 via mobile

Capt. John was very helpful and took us to Molasses reef ~20 feet; the HMS Minnow is a comfortable vessel and only rides 6 divers so not over-crowded (only 4 divers that day). On the reef we were lucky to see a nurse shark, a...More

2  Thank abuntyn
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Reviewed June 15, 2016

I had never dove in warm, clear water, so I had no expectations about anything. I was very pleased with Capt. John and the HMS Minnow. John was patient and friendly and gave good diving tips. We went out for a total of 11 dives...More

1  Thank CLaree40
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Reviewed January 18, 2016

Four of us went out with Captain John. Three of us were divers and one was a snorkler. We went to a place on Molassas Reef where we could do a shallow dive so that the snorkler could see something. The snorkler reported that when...More

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Reviewed July 26, 2015

Six of us dove with Capt John for 5 days the week of 7/20/15. This was the first time with John, all other trips were with Jeff the previous owner. We enjoyed every day. The same boat we were used to, and John is a...More

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