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Captain Hook's Marina & Dive Center

#12 of 80 Tours in Marathon Features Animals
11833 Overseas Hwy, Mile Marker 53, Marathon, FL 33050-3040
+1 305-743-2444
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Simply the best

Captain Hook's offers the best diving experience in the Keys or anywhere else, for that matter. The... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
cljohn74
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St. Petersburg, Florida, USA
Great Time !!

I highly recommend the dive/snorkel trip Captain Hook's offers. Denise went above and beyond to... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
linda0313
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Grand Island, Fl
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Captain Hook’s Marina and Dive Center has been the place to get everything you need for a day on the water. We have won the TripAdvisor's Certificate of Excellence three years in a row now and we are here to show you the best time here in the Florida Keys. Charters for fishing, diving, snorkeling, dive instruction and certification; bait and tackle; scuba equipment and air tanks; boat rentals; snacks and beverages—we have all the supplies you’ll need to enjoy an area celebrated for world-class fishing, diving and all water sports. We now offer paddleboard and kayak rentals and tours, and kiteboarding too! Check with our staff to see when the next sunset cruise will be departing...they are great fun.
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Hours Today: 06:00 - 19:00
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11833 Overseas Hwy, Mile Marker 53, Marathon, FL 33050-3040
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Captain Hook's offers the best diving experience in the Keys or anywhere else, for that matter. The staff is so friendly and knowledgeable -- they always make you feel perfectly at ease and are absolutely terrific at finding the most beautiful locations for a dive....More

Thank cljohn74
Reviewed 3 days ago

I highly recommend the dive/snorkel trip Captain Hook's offers. Denise went above and beyond to get our group of 3 divers and 4 snorkelers on the same boat. Our granddaughter was recently certified and Captain Mike was wonderful as our divemaster. Captain Mike "Do Rag"...More

Thank linda0313
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Fantastic service, excellent dive master and just a 100% top afternoon. My wife and kids loved the snorkelling and I loved diving with turtles. Highly recommended.

Thank Masterspeed
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Morning trip out to reef for snorkelling - brilliant fun - saw lots and lots of fish and also sea turtles and a shark - great experience for all the family - thanks to Captain Mike and Mate Steve from all of Scotland

Thank alandH1768IP
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked an all day off shore charter with Capt. Mike. We had a good time. Capt. Mike was really nice and personable. We didn't catch much fish unfortunately however, I felt like he really tried. Near the end of the day Capt. Mike did...More

1  Thank tammycox2017
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A scuba trip was booked with our credit card. When the morning came with bad weather, we called for status on the trip. They couldn't find my husband's name on the reservation list...but they had that credit card number! We had two days with a...More

Thank Since1976
Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly, knowledgeable staff which is exactly what we needed. Large inventory of good quality equipment. We came away pleased and confident with our purchase yesterday and the snorkeling was thoroughly enjoyable today. Thank you Captain Hook!

Thank Linda K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took our two teenage boys out on a snorkeling tour. It was fantastic! I had read the reviews of a few other folks and settled on Captain Hook's. We stayed in Marathon and this was convenient to where we stayed at Banana Bay. We...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Let me start out by saying that we have gone on several snorkeling excursions with Captain Hook's and we have loved it. However, we recently decided to rent a boat from Captain Hook's and were very disappointed. The boat was in disrepair, dirty, and not...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I were recently certified as Open Water divers with EAN. When we booked our first dive trip through Captain Hook's, we wanted to use Nitrox. The staff informed us that the dives we were going to do would be shallow and that...More

Thank SouthernCanuck3
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bjr9797
18 March 2017|
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Response from CaptHookOwner | Property representative |
Our boat rental company rents boats by the day and multiple days (A day equals 8 hours: 8am to 4pm). If a boat has not been rented then on the day you would like to rent the boat, you can rent the boat for a half day rate... More
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Crissy B
7 March 2015|
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Response from Ben D |
Holiday Inn Express is walking distance to Captain Hooks. The Holiday Inn has a restaurant attached to the hotel and there are several restaurants in the area. Nearest grocery store is 4.5 miles from Holiday Inn. Use... More
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