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Captain Slate's SCUBA Adventures

#3 of 25 Tours in Tavernier Features Animals
90791 Old Hwy, #1, Tavernier, Key Largo, FL 33070-2430
+1 305-451-3020
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Night Dive

Capt Slate and his daughter were super during our 2 tank day trip. Somewhat disappointed with the... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2016
Winter Park, Colorado
Best dives

I can't say thank you enough for a great weekend! I got certified at these dive sites. The crew was... read more

Reviewed 4 April 2016
Jessica C
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Operating since 1978, CAPTAIN SLATE'S SCUBA ADVENTURES is the premier dive, snorkel, and glass bottom boat operator. Located in Tavernier, we take groups to dive or snorkel at the best sites off of the Florida Keys. With three boats , your voyage experience is kept personable, relaxed, and exclusive. Don't forget - a visit to the Keys is not complete without the world famous Creature Feature! Our highly qualified staff offers PADI, NAUI, SDI, TDI, SEI, IANTD, DAN certifications and more, so start or continue your dive education here! What are you waiting for? Book your diving adventure!
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Hours Today: 07:30 - 17:00
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90791 Old Hwy, #1, Tavernier, Key Largo, FL 33070-2430
+1 305-451-3020
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Reviewed 17 May 2016

Capt Slate and his daughter were super during our 2 tank day trip. Somewhat disappointed with the health of the coral; much has receded since the last time I dived the Keys. Very little to see but I have been spoiled from diving other areas...More

Thank nodecompression
Reviewed 4 April 2016 via mobile

I can't say thank you enough for a great weekend! I got certified at these dive sites. The crew was so great and made the experience that much better! I will definitely be back to dive with this company again. They are helpful and make...More

Thank Jessica C
Reviewed 3 April 2016

Went out snorkeling with Capt. Sky and had the most amazing time!! The visibility was wonderful. I was able to see so many different species of fish. This experience has made me want to get certified to dive so that I can be up close...More

Thank Travelfan217
Reviewed 30 March 2016

It was my last full day in Paradise. Snorkeling the shores is great but going out to the reef is better. Our captain was Haley and she was awesome, her deck hand was Steve and I got to watch him feed the moray eels. He...More

Thank ssplitendz9
Reviewed 17 March 2016 via mobile

Great people, laid back atmosphere, and fun! They gave good instructions, and great snorkeling spots. We had a great day!

Thank jackie755
Reviewed 17 March 2016 via mobile

We got an up close and personal view of several large moray eels, some lobsters, and many other reef dwelling creatures. The staff was friendly and informative and overall this was a positive experience!

Thank KeyIzead
Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

Weather was a bit rough, but once again Skip, Haley and Sky made it the best trip possible!!!! If you want a class act dive boat, they make you feel real comfortable and go out of their way to accommodate and help!!

Thank Rkspec1
Reviewed 14 February 2016

Great for all levels of Diving experience. The crew and Dive Master are very helpful, they make sure everyone is being save.

Thank dve1966lac
Reviewed 13 January 2016

Seriously the best experience in my life!! The staff was so GREAT and extremely helpful. I don't think my experience would have been as great without them!! Thank you Captain and his mates for the time of my life!!

Thank Jen T
Reviewed 2 January 2016 via mobile

All female boat crew today on Captain Slates boat. Great crew, great weather, great diving! Boat left the dock on time! New diver in our group - crew was very helpful. Website had liability release forms , reservations made online, easy checkin at dive store....More

Thank James B
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Will they provide transportation from hotel?
13 January 2017|
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Response from Rkspec1 | Reviewed this property |
There a hotel right beside their property and it's walking distance I don't think they usually provide any transportation
What are the requirements for SCUBA diving?
13 November 2016|
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Response from Paul N | Reviewed this property |
I also notice that many places want to see that you have done dived I the last two years, otherwise they want you to take a refresher course. I do not remember Captain Slate's policy. If is is a concern then contact the... More