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Calboat Diving - Spectre Dive Boat

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1591 Spinnaker Dr, Ventura Harbor, Ventura, CA 93001-5304
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From my personal experience of diving, this was one of the best levels of service I’ve been on in a... read more

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Reviewed 2 days ago
BBkim23
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Los Angeles, California
Always a pleasure to Dive on the Spectre

With two friends, we went diving on the spectre. It was the third time for me and we had 3 amazing... read more

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Reviewed 1 week ago
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“hot tub” (70 reviews)
“tri tip” (23 reviews)
“great food” (26 reviews)
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1591 Spinnaker Dr, Ventura Harbor, Ventura, CA 93001-5304
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Reviewed 2 days ago

From my personal experience of diving, this was one of the best levels of service I’ve been on in a long time when it comes to diving. The crew was very good to interact with and had left me with a wonderful experience.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

With two friends, we went diving on the spectre. It was the third time for me and we had 3 amazing dives. Organizers are very nice and the boat is very convenient and very weel equiped! We will dive with them again!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent customer service. Very friendly and helpful staff. Food, snacks, and drinks the whole trip. Highly recommended!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We brought 9 students for a day long excursion and we had nothing but the best time ever!! The crew and boat were awesome. The food was awesome. We are going to be using them twice a year for this field trip. We come all...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The crew really works hard to ensure you have a great day. Very professional! The boat is comfortable and clean.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had a great time scuba diving the channel Islands. The pros are you get breakfast, lunch, free air, option to bunk up the night before for free and wake up at the dive site. Thae Islands are so awesome you'll be up for the...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a three dive trip out to Anacapa Island. There was a great crew, very helpful with great dive briefings. The hot tub on the way home is always a plus. My only complaint is that tri-tip is no longer on there weekday dive...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great Crew on the boat. They took care of us and made us feel at home. Great breakfast and awesome BBQ Lunch. We will be diving again soon with Spectre.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Knowledgeable Captain who will get you to good dive sites and very helpful crew. This boat is a driver's staple.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have taken numerous trips on the Spectre, and we have thoroughly enjoyed each outing. Captain Nate does a great job of selecting dive sites and provides the best dive briefings. As if the diving weren't enough, the food is awesome and puts the Spectre...More

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