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Ocean Pro Dive Shop - Day Tours and Classes

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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good13%
  • Average0%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
3 Aug 2018
“Made the best of the weather and ended up with a really unique dive”
21 Jul 2018
“Nice easy dive with lots of life”
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Snorkeling, Scuba Diving, Spearfishing --Classes, Tours, Rentals & Equipment-- Sarasota's Original Scuba Shop For Over 37 Years!--We have the most knowlegable and experienced staff in the area. Everyone on our team has over three decades of...more
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2259 Bee Ridge Rd, Sarasota, FL 34239-6282
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+1 941-924-3483
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 6 June 2015

If you are in the Sarasota, Bradenton area, whether on vacation or a resident, I would highly recommend visiting the Ocean Pro Dive shop. I began my certification with Mike in 2004 after moving to Florida from Colorado. After stopping into the store and meeting...More

2  Thank Dustin C
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 29 November 2015 via mobile

The man who helped us get our gear together (BCD, Octo, Shorty wetsuit, weights and tanks) literally took an hour to complete our visit to the shop. He was high and very unhelpful. Our gear ended up being probably 10 years old and barely functioning....More

6  Thank Matt S
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Reviewed 3 August 2018

Mike changed our dive site because of the weather and the red tide and we ended up at Emerson Point. It was a very different dive then anything of done before and even Mike said it was a unique dive. Mike showed how knowledgeable he...More

Thank Lena R
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

Instuctor Mike is very knowledgeable about the entire area and was able to suggest the best spot due to the weather conditions. We picked a protected area with calm waters. It was only about 15-20 feet deep and you can access it by walking in...More

Thank lorandastuart
Reviewed 17 May 2018

my guy and I are exploring pursuing diving cerification. had experience with 1 time "snuba" dive ( combination snorkeling and scuba)prior to this dive . visibility wasn't great on day of dive but Mike was wonderful and gave us an opportunity to return, ( unfortunately...More

1  Thank Dee7373
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

I booked a snorkeling trip for two on their website and prepaid on my credit card in full. The website shows the available dates and times and looks very professional so it left no reason for me to believe that no trip existed. However on...More

4  Thank Simone J
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

I found the shop driving by and stopped in to inquire about day trips. Mike was able to get me on one the next day as I began my staycation. Met the following day with the guide Rick at Emerson Point Preserve along with some...More

1  Thank ErinSRQ
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

I booked a 2 day diving trip in Sarasota for Friday/Saturday. Thursday the owner of the shop informed me that he will put the Friday/Saturday lesson together. Friday late afternoon he told me that the dive course is starting at 8.00 am and that is...More

3  Thank thomaslV2958MU
Reviewed 25 March 2017

as an emeritus status PADI & NAUI instructor, who has had to field repair dive equipment on site, i commend Ocean Pro (Mike) in his ability to repair/replace non-functioning dive equipment: SPG/2nd stages of regulator/dive computer. also purchased an off the shelf shorty wet suit.

Thank bob96808
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Mike is a fun instructor. Very knowledgeable and professional. We had a blast! I did my check out dives and received my PADI open water. Fun fun fun!

Thank jballinger24
Reviewed 6 April 2016

I wanted to get my son open water scuba certified. Things went well. Mike was very knowledgeable and helpful. Even though the visibility wasn't great, he was able to make it a great time for my son.

Thank Clint S
Reviewed 1 April 2016

From the initial phone call to ask about booking a scuba dive, to the completion of the dive and returning the equipment, they are great to deal with. The Shop was great at setting us up with the equipment that we needed to dive, they...More

Thank Jonathan R
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josephnjen
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Response from Dee7373 | Reviewed this property |
if your CERTIFIED , you can just rent the equipment,
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Lori H
10 June 2017|
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Response from oceanprodiveshop2015 | Property representative |
Warm at least 84 and sometimes 86 the visibility depends on the weather conditions but it can be as much as 60 feet and as poor as 10 feet but generally averages between 20 and 30 feet. What we lack in visibility we... More
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