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Captain Hook's Marina & Dive Center

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11833 Overseas Hwy, Mile Marker 53, Marathon, FL 33050-3040
+1 305-743-2444
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Snorkeling adventure

We wanted an experienced snorkeling crew to take us snorkeling and we found Captain Hooks. Captain... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Renee H
Oscoda, Michigan
via mobile
Scuba lessons & Rec Dives

I went to Captain Hooks to learn to dive and my instructor, Lisa, was great. It was a one on one... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Brian K
via mobile
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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.
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“the jolly roger” (17 reviews)
“coffins patch” (20 reviews)
“the reefs” (38 reviews)
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11833 Overseas Hwy, Mile Marker 53, Marathon, FL 33050-3040
+1 305-743-2444
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We wanted an experienced snorkeling crew to take us snorkeling and we found Captain Hooks. Captain Mike and his crew was awesome. My friend and I went snorkeling and seen a lot of fish, there was also a couple of gentlemen who went spear fishing...More

Thank Renee H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went to Captain Hooks to learn to dive and my instructor, Lisa, was great. It was a one on one training and she was very interested in making sure I was comfortable in every aspect of the training. It was obvious that between dives...More

Thank Brian K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

my wife and I dove with captain hooks in marathon Florida recently and wow!! My wife is a new diver and our dive master lee was amazing in assisting her before,during and after both dives. I’m not certain she would have even started the first...More

Thank diverdan1775
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best dive shop in the Keys! Denise is THE best along with the whole crew. Owners are right there and have been fantastic on getting the dive shop up and running after the hurricane! No keeping Capt Hooks down! Dive and Snorkel at Capt Hooks...More

Thank JudiQs
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took the Jolly Roger out with two teenage kids to go scuba diving. We went out to two locations not far from each other. The reefs were recovering well from the hurricane. We saw lots of fish. They helped us with all the gear....More

Thank Matt A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Plenty of parking. Pretty much recovered from Irma, still painting and refreshing some things. Reasonable prices. Friendly and knowledgeable staff.

Thank MaryandBobontheroad
Reviewed 6 January 2018

We had a fun snorkel outing, an amazing day on a rental boat and found some great souvenir sun shirts here. They are friendly, effective and have nice boats. The only negative comment is the snorkel equipment isn't great so bring your own if you...More

Thank The_Kraken777
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

We dove on the Jolly Roger 2 days. Each day the crew did a great job taking care of us and helping out even with a lot going on. The captain was great and dive masters Lee and Shane did a great job leading on...More

1  Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

I dove with Capt. Hook's dive center today and had a blast. Two great reef dives, shallow sites. Perfect visibility and flare calm seas!! I will be back, no question.

Thank Sky F
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

I want to recognize first mate Lee for his professionalism and his interacting with the group. He was knowledgeable of the history and geography of the areas we traveled as he would entertain us passengers on the way to our destination. My 2 daughters that...More

Thank Nick N
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Questions & Answers
19 March 2017|
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
29 December 2015|
Response from Denise V |
Our kayaks and paddle boards are located at 3 separate locations for your convenience.. Unfortunately, we do not deliver kayaks or boards.
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