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Jim Abernethy's Scuba Adventures

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216 US Highway 1, West Palm Beach, FL 33403-3552
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Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

I think JASA is now Deep Obsession Charters. Capt Susan was great, dropped us exactly every time and the rest of the crew were great! They were all very enthusiastic about the sea life, even stopped the boat to see if we could swim with...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank 12jeffreyb
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

Amazing place that offers shark dives in south Florida at very reasonable prices. This place is rebreather friendly as well.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Jason C
Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

I have been out with Jim Abernathy several times and each time is awesome. Every time we've been they ask us where we want to go (not just to the closest and most convenient places like other boats). The staff notice a ton of smaller...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Hayley C
Reviewed 28 April 2016

My wife were heading to West Palm Beach for a week of sun and wondered what scuba diving might be like in the area (we were sceptical). Through reviews on TripAdvisor we discovered Jim Abernethy's scuba company and were very pleased with the results. My...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank BobStellick
Reviewed 27 April 2016

Dove with JASA 4 days (10 dives) during my April 10-19 trip to the area. I dove with them 2 years ago and also went with Jim to Bahamas in 2008. What impresses me so much each time I dive with these guys (and gals...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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Reviewed 23 April 2016

My brother and I were staying with family in Orlanda and decided to go diving with these guys. From walking into the Dive shop to leaving the boat we were made so welcome, everyone was brilliant, from the Ladies in the shop, to Jim the...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Jo M
Reviewed 1 April 2016

My experience was nothing but positive. I reserved a spot ahead of time and called the shop a few times with questions. Every time I called I was treated well and respectfully. I wasn't made to feel like I was asking dumb questions. I booked...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank PaperTiger67
Reviewed 24 February 2016

An incredible experience very close encounters with large Tiger and Great Hammerheads and numerous other Shark species. If you love sharks then i highly recommend this trip. The crew and the boat are superb. But the real stars are the Sharks i will never forget...More

Date of experience: February 2016
2  Thank stephen b
Reviewed 9 February 2016

What a fantastic week despite the temperature. We were unable to dive for three days, chasing storms, but the rest of the week was simply amazing. Lots of Tiger sarks, Bulls, Lemon, Reef, all at the same time, The Team in charge was really good,...More

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank AndreSavard
Reviewed 21 December 2015

Dove again with this fantastic group, as expected I had a wonderful time with great staff and fellow divers. Will be back in June, see you soon!!

Date of experience: December 2015
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GaborS198
26 May 2017|
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Response from TDI_DIDI | Reviewed this property |
I dont think, Jim is offering cage diving. Its better without a cage to interact with the sharks. I have been on his boat and there were no equipment to handle cages.
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Alex F
14 August 2016|
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Response from mantaman223 | Reviewed this property |
Their price are on the website. Check out "Diving Palm Beach" and the "Pricing and Schedule" Deep Obsession is the boat they use for local diving.
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Rachel C
23 July 2015|
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Response from LouVil | Reviewed this property |
Rachel. No reputable provider will take you on a boat dive after only a very short course. Some resorts do but even that is usually only after a teaching session in a swimming pool and some additional discussion of diving... More
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