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Hall's Diving Center

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Address: 5050 Overseas Hwy, Marathon, FL 33050-2625
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We had shopped around other dive stores to check things out. We started here and then ended here. The staff was knowledgeable, friendly and patient while answering all our... read more

Reviewed 2 November 2016
wkgmom914
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Boston, Massachusetts
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2 reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

An amazing school and experience! This is the only school you should attend if you have a passion for diving and career. Diving just about every day doesn't hurt either. If your looking for a career or fun Hall's diving center is your true answer. And if your in the need to purchase gear you have a full service shop... More 

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Thank Phillip P
Bob B, Owner at Hall's Diving Center, responded to this review

Phillip, Thank you for taking time out of your busy schedule to write a review on The International Diving Career Institute at Hall's and Hall's Diving Center. We are pleased you enjoyed your time with us at Hall's. Phillip, as a graduate , you know we strive for professionalism. We are looking forward in the near future a visit from... More 

Bar Harbor, Maine
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3 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked a `try-scuba' intro (pool session plus 2 tank dive - website said $200 for 2+ divers, but we were charged $250 each) for 2 people, and booked a simultaneous snorkel trip ($50 each for two snorkelers) so the whole family could go. They mentioned it would be rough and suggested that we take dramamine, but they did not... More 

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Thank robcristybenson
Bob B, Owner at Hall's Diving Center, responded to this review

I am sorry you had a bad time with the rough seas. Until I read your review on Trip Advisor I was not aware that you were unhappy. I make every effort to make sure my customers have a good time and enjoy their diving with us. Unfortunately, I can not make up for mother nature. She has the final... More 

2 reviews
Reviewed 23 March 2017

I was in the keys vacationing with family had a really busy schedule. They worked around my schedule and accommodated my needs. Looking forward to going back in the summer.

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Thank Javier P
Bob B, Owner at Hall's Diving Center, responded to this review

People like you make our efforts worthwhile. Thank you for your compliments. We will be looking forward to your return trip this summer. More 

Dallas, Texas
2 reviews
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Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Great dive and friendly dive master, captain, and staff!! My daughter and I had a fantastic reef dive.

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Thank Jeff- B
Bob B, Owner at Hall's Diving Center, responded to this review

We are pleased you and your daughter enjoyed our beautiful reefs here in the Keys. Thank you for taking the time to complement your experience with us here at Hall's. Looking forward to seeing you in the near future. More 

Rochester, New York
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 November 2016

Thank you to everyone at Halls. The crew were extremely helpful, and the dive site was like jumping into an aquarium! No complaints what so ever.

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Thank gfagen0623
Bob B, Owner at Hall's Diving Center, responded to this review

We appreciate your special compliments. It is good to know that our extra efforts do not go unnoticed. We will have more special sights for you to explore on your next trip down. More 

Boston, Massachusetts
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18 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

We had shopped around other dive stores to check things out. We started here and then ended here. The staff was knowledgeable, friendly and patient while answering all our questions. They sold us what we needed without trying to oversell us. Out next trip we will book an excursion with them.

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Thank wkgmom914
Bob B, Owner at Hall's Diving Center, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are so glad you enjoyed your shopping excursion with Hall's.We will be looking forward to sharing with you our special spots of beautiful diving here in the keys.Hope to see you soon. More 

Platteville
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20 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Randy, Halls Dive shop Manager recommended Nikki as a dive instructor for my wife. Nikki offered a refresher course in a local pool followed by a dive on a reef in the marine sanctuary. Want patient professional encouragement and improved scuba skills? Ask for Nikki. Shop Manager Randy showed us their two-man submarine and we loved listening to the local... More 

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Thank AO-59
Bob B, Owner at Hall's Diving Center, responded to this review

We are so pleased your wife enjoyed the professionalism of Nikki while doing her refresher with us. People like you make our efforts worthwhile. We are glad you enjoyed your time here at Hall's.Thank you for your compliments. Hope to see you in the near future. More 

Florida
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126 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2016

A trio or snorkelers looking to try scuba diving for the first time booked a pool training session and a follow-up all-day-on-the-water (4 dives) trip. Chris was our instructor, and he had a great attitude: laid back, respectful, easy with a laugh and friendly. But in the pool, he's serious about dive safety and we drilled our diving routine, hand... More 

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Bob B, Owner at Hall's Diving Center, responded to this review

We appreciate your special compliments. It is good to know that you appreciate our extra efforts to make your experience with Hall's a safe and fun one. We are pleased you had a great time with us.Thank you for taking your time to compliment us on Trip Advisor.We will be looking forward to your return visit here to the Keys. More 

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Reviewed 24 July 2016

We enjoyed scuba diving around Sombrero and Ivory reefs on July 21. Richard, our captain, and Nikki (spelling?), the dive master, were friendly and knew what they were doing. They were very helpful, even assisting us with getting our tanks loaded onto the boat and answering questions about the reefs There were only 4 divers that trip, so the pace... More 

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Bob B, Owner at Hall's Diving Center, responded to this review

We are go glad your diving experience with Hall's was relaxed and enjoyable. Thank You for the taking time to post a review. People like you make our efforts worthwhile. We look forward to your next trip down. More 

baltimore
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140 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 May 2016

We took a snorkel trip to Sombrero Reef and the Ivory Wreck. It was a beautiful day. Everything was well organized, except for me. I forgot my snorkel gear, so Randy helped me with some rental gear (the mask fit better than my own), and we were on our way. All the staff were incredibly friendly and helpful. Captain Richard... More 

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Bob B, Owner at Hall's Diving Center, responded to this review

Thank you for your compliments.It is good to know that you appreciate our extra efforts to make you experience with Hall's a good one. We look forward to seeing you again in the near future. More 

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