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Ventura Dive & Sport

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1559 Spinnaker Dr Ste 108, Ventura, CA 93001-5302
+1 805-650-6500
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Outstanding service, great experience

Will gladly recommend the Ventura Dive & Sport to anyone interested in exploring the waters around... read more

Reviewed 25 October 2017
CathrineAx
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Gavle, Sweden
Dive the Raptor to See Marine Sanctuary

If you want to scuba in the Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary Marine Reserves, the Raptor... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2017
Tony K
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Los Angeles, California
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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1559 Spinnaker Dr Ste 108, Ventura, CA 93001-5302
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Reviewed 25 October 2017

Will gladly recommend the Ventura Dive & Sport to anyone interested in exploring the waters around the Channel Islands. Excellent planning and organization, every step of my 2-tank dive trip to Anacapa Island went smooth. Very clear information starting with my initial email contact and...More

1  Thank CathrineAx
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Reviewed 6 August 2017

If you want to scuba in the Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary Marine Reserves, the Raptor is a great way to do it. They are safety-minded and well organized. They keep the food coming all day and you feel like this is a high end...More

Thank Tony K
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

I strongly endorse the Ventura Dive and Sport Shop. I have gone diving with them on a number of occasions, getting both the open water and advanced certificates. I have had the opportunity to dive with a number of instructors, all of whom have been...More

Thank travelteam752
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Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Jay Reinhart, and staff helped me get ready for a great dive in California's cold water (65 degrees). Bought a LavaCore shorty to wear with 5mm wetsuit w/hood & gloves - stayed warm throughout three dives on Channel Islands. Team had lots of high quality...More

Thank Dave W
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Reviewed 28 June 2016

Great to find a knowledgeable staff of Instructors, well versed in everything from teaching to equipment and sales.

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Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

We had a great day out today with the guys. You cannot fault them on their professionalism. I went as passenger while my husband dived. Each dive site was spectacular and we were looked after so well. Thanks to Divemaster Bill, and Jay for great...More

Thank Turkishholidaylover
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Reviewed 21 June 2015 via mobile

I've doven many places over 20 years and really wish I'd come to dive the CA kelp sooner! I dove off the Raptor, which was a quick and comfortable ride from Ventura Harbor to Anacapa Island (one of the Channel Islands). Each of the three...More

Thank AlaskanWilderness
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Reviewed 8 July 2014

Really enjoyed our three tank dive trip to Anacapa on the Raptor with Ventura Dive & Sport. The dive conditions in early July were fantastic -- great visibility with water temps between 63-66 degrees. The crew was professional and friendly, food was plentiful, boat fast...More

4  Thank travelermarin
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