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Ocean Pro Dive Shop - Day Tours and Classes

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scuba guided dive

my guy and I are exploring pursuing diving cerification. had experience with 1 time "snuba" dive... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2018
Buffalo, New York
Great local shop offering day trips

I found the shop driving by and stopped in to inquire about day trips. Mike was able to get me on... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2017
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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
2259 Bee Ridge Rd, Sarasota, FL 34239-6282
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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

3  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 Thomas L
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
Reviewed 26 March 2016

We've been visiting grandma in Sarasota for years. I wanted to find a scuba course for our teenagers, 16 and 14, since my husband and I were already certified. I chose Ocean Pro Dive Shop because of Master Dive Instructor Michael Hays' skills and experience....More

Thank Peggy F
Reviewed 23 March 2016

I had to do my open water dives in order to complete my scuba certification. My teacher was Ethan, he was awesome. If you have younger kids this place is great to. A kid around 12-13 came and did his open water dives with me....More

Thank Kyle H
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Lori H
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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