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Jim Abernethy's Scuba Adventures

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216 US Highway 1, West Palm Beach, FL 33403-3552
+1 561-842-6356
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Reviewed 22 November 2015

Just did a night dive with Deep Obsession, FIRST CLASS, VERY PROFESSIONAL,SUPER FRIENDLY, plenty of water and drinks, Fresh Cut pineapple,they take your gear on and off the boat, Just loved it!Thank you so much! -Lieghann Fischer

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank fischerpolo
Reviewed 20 November 2015

VERY professional. Very customer service conscious. Captain Sue sent her divemasters out to our truck with a Dolly to retrieve our scuba gear and stage it up on the boat. I felt like I was in the Paris Hilton or something. Capt picked some awesome...More

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank ScubaManage
Reviewed 13 October 2015 via mobile

Spent 2 days diving 5 times including a night dive. Saw lots of turtles, moray and other great reef fish. Good wrecks and other dive sites. Knowledgeable crew, well trained and skilled at their trade. Knew how to handle interesting conditions with drift diving. Will...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Michael H
Reviewed 15 September 2015

I was very impressed and pleased with all aspects of this dive operator, made 8 dives with them in two weeks and will be back for more ! I was very pleased with the level of service and safety, briefings were well done and their...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Ronald T
Reviewed 14 September 2015 via mobile

All I can say is wow! This dive shop was great. The staff was not only friendly but they were also very knowledgeable and quick to help out. I came for the Grouper Aggregation and completed a total of 4 days in the morning and...More

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank NetzaG
Reviewed 10 September 2015

For U.S based divers looking for a very rewarding experience and not have to travel half way around the world for it, I highly recommend flying down to West Palm Beach Florida and dive with Jim Abernathy. We dove the wreck of the Mizpah a...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Marc L
Reviewed 10 September 2015

Just dove with Jim and his crew last weekend and had a great time! The dive spots were totally new to me, which is always exciting (3 wrecks on dive 1!), and everyone was extremely helpful and attentive. They were quick to help us load/unload...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank stevev23
Reviewed 7 September 2015

The crew of the Deep Obsession really went above and beyond to provide a great diving experience! They gave detailed and professional dive and safety briefs, but also kept them fun and engaging. The deck crew was always there to help when needed without being...More

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank AdamGonzales86
Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

Every time I go diving in the WPB area I always choose Jim Abernathy. Great crew and selection of dive sites.

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank deanjones59
Reviewed 12 August 2015

If you are in the West Palm Beach area Jim Abernethy Scuba Adventures is by far the best shop to go diving with. I have dove with them many times and they consistently meet or exceed my expectations of a professional dive operation. The staff...More

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank John C
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26 May 2017|
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.
Alex F
14 August 2016|
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.
Rachel C
23 July 2015|
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