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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 29 July 2015

I have just come back from what was honestly the most incredible week of my life aboard the Shearwater with Jim Abernethy's Scuba Adventures. From the start of our booking, months ago, Toni and Susan in reservations were accommodating and supportive beyond any expectations. From...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank BronwynMac
Reviewed 15 July 2015

I have been diving 35 years. I have thousands of dives. I have used operators and live aboards from Phuket to the Red Sea. Abernethy's is a very professional, safe and enjoyable operation. I recommend it to everyone from new OW cards to salty veterans

Date of experience: February 2015
1  Thank G H
Reviewed 13 July 2015 via mobile

A friend of mine usually dive in Broward. He suggested Jim Abernathy because his friend Jim is the captain of the Deep Obsession. We did not know what to expect in location of dives. Also when we looked up the costs was more than what...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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Reviewed 29 June 2015

Yesterday I went diving with some friends at Jim's Shark Diving tour. It was incredible. I loved how Jim's passion for sharks and conservation was such a top priority. He and his team were excellent. We can't say enough good things about them. Can't wait...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Oriah B
Reviewed 29 June 2015 via mobile

I have been scuba diving for at least 30 years with around 500 logged dives! I dove in the keys before, but never in West Palm Beach. We were lucky since the weather was great. There was no waves.. Very flat. It was the 8...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank booregi
Reviewed 7 May 2015

Dived with Abernethy a few times before and it has always been a great experience. Staff are very polite and ever so helpful! cant wait to come back and dive with them again!!!!

Date of experience: February 2015
1  Thank V46Rossi
Reviewed 17 April 2015

We scheduled dives with another operation last week and they ended up sending us out with JASA because their boat was in the shop. Everything was great. We were diving with our kids. Captain George was excellent (that boat looks really big coming at you...More

Date of experience: April 2015
1  Thank Cassandra F
Reviewed 14 April 2015 via mobile

Want to go scuba diving and not have to worry about feeling pressured? These guys know how to make you feel at home! 5 stars for JASA!

3  Thank RyanWaltonOfficial
Reviewed 5 April 2015 via mobile

We have dived with JASA many times but only in Florida, not the Bahamas. First, the diving: Diving off the coast of Palm Beach County is unpredictable. Due to the Gulf Stream, most dives will be drift dives in 1 to 3 knot current. Visibility...More

3  Thank LouVil
Reviewed 31 March 2015

Excellent service, boat and staff. Jim and his crew are superb. Always finds the perfect spots to dive. Thank you.

Date of experience: March 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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