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A Deep Blue Dive Center

#32 of 77 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Marathon Features Animals
2600 Overseas Hwy, Marathon, FL 33050-2243
+1 305-743-2421
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Anxious diver taken care of

I hadn't dove in 8 years and was way anxious. John did great going over basics. He really took care... read more

Reviewed 30 March 2017
Jan S
,
Greenville, Indiana, United States
via mobile
Scuba and snorkeling

John was our dive instructor and guide and he was awesome. Sombrero reef was spectacular. The crew... read more

Reviewed 24 December 2016
katiepbg
,
Fairfax County, Virginia
via mobile
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WELCOME to the fabulous Florida Keys, with America's only Continental living coral reef. The Middle Florida Keys is one of the world's most versatile and breathtaking dive destinations. You will be in awe of the wonderous sights below. So much so, you will want to stay down forever. A Deep Blue Dive Center, located in the city of Key Colony Beach, invites you and your family to dive or snorkel off "Turtle", a roomy 34 ft., six-passenger-maximum dive vessel equipped with a fresh water shower. Keep your eyes open for a dolphin or turtle on the 30 minute ride back to the dock. We have a complete line of SCUBA and snorkel gear for sale or rent. Or just stop by to get info on where the locals go.
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  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
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2600 Overseas Hwy, Marathon, FL 33050-2243
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+1 305-743-2421
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Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

I hadn't dove in 8 years and was way anxious. John did great going over basics. He really took care of me. Waited while I got comfortable in water. Dives were only 20 feet and fish and coral life were amazing. Great dive and company.

1  Thank Jan S
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

John was our dive instructor and guide and he was awesome. Sombrero reef was spectacular. The crew had water and Sosa for us on the boat. We did two 40 min dives and saw beautiful fish, a barracuda, a sea turtle, even a brief glimpse...More

Thank katiepbg
Reviewed 15 November 2016

My husband and I had the great fortune of running into Alan from the dive center when we stayed at the Tranquility Bay Resort. He rented us a boat to tour the area on our own, we were a little nervous at first, but with...More

Thank Heidi B
Reviewed 25 August 2016

We decided last moment to book this afternoon snorkeling trip with "A deep blue dive center" for our family of 6 and we didn't regret it. For all of us it was the 1st time we went out on a snorkeling trip. We were lucky...More

Thank Thierry R
Reviewed 6 August 2016

Very friendly and accommodating crew together with a high quality dive boat. Highly interactive with all guest on the boat spanning a wide range from snorkelers to divers. Reef is one of the best in the keys and provides a perfect spot for both snorkelers...More

Thank Ron H
Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

We had a great day of snorkeling with Melissa as our guide. Saw lots of wildlife/fish including a pair of sea turtles. Would definitely recommend this company. They were great about calling and confirming. Could not ask for a better time.

Thank Rtrim21
Reviewed 18 March 2016 via mobile

I had a good experience getting my certification at this dive shop. I looked at 3 total dive shops around marathon, this shop was the most professional and safest shop out of them all. My instructor was James Weber, the best instructor I could have...More

Thank acwiese
Reviewed 5 February 2016 via mobile

Reserved a spot for group of 5 to go snorkeling. Too many people in the boat had to stand the whole trip out to the reef. Passed out gear, in my opinion they just had snorkeling gear you would use around the pool or lake....More

3  Thank Susan G
Reviewed 1 November 2015

Just had a great time and just what we needed. Friendly staff in the shop and our Captain Melissa, was amazing. Went out on 'Turtle' and had the boat to ourselves. Melissa was so attentive, informative, helpful, tolerant of our 3 lively teenager children and...More

Thank Mike W
Reviewed 13 October 2015

Was calling around to various dive shops to put together my 14 year old's first post certification dive. The Deep Blue Dive Center staff was knowledgeable and accommodating, and unlike Abyss the staff member answering my questions didn't seem either bored or harried. The dive...More

1  Thank sbmackie
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