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Hall's Diving Center

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5050 Overseas Hwy, Marathon, FL 33050-2625
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Great dive shop, Very professional and safe

First let me start by saying we had a great dive experience. We saw a giant grouper, nurse sharks... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
pfaster
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Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
Do not book here

I had called a couple of days ahead and made a reservation for the two of us to dive the... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
garrick345
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Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
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5050 Overseas Hwy, Marathon, FL 33050-2625
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Reviewed 1 week ago

First let me start by saying we had a great dive experience. We saw a giant grouper, nurse sharks, turtles, barracuda, and tons of small tropical fish. The Reason I decided on diving with Hall Diving Center, because after checking out all of the dive...More

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Bob B, Owner at Hall's Diving Center, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Rich, Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We are so glad you enjoyed your time with us.Our number one priority is the safety of our customers. It is nice to have people like you who make that special effort to tell...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I had called a couple of days ahead and made a reservation for the two of us to dive the Thunderbolt wreck. Talked to Bob who said he was the owner. He took my credit card number and warned me that if I didn't show...More

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Bob B, Owner at Hall's Diving Center, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

My goodness, I never saw this one coming. I am the owner and remember the exact conversation we had when I took your reservation over the phone. Again I did not have the opportunity to discuss this situation with you at the time even though...More

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Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

We went snorkeling with another couple. It was a perfect day!! The guys worked very hard to make sure we had a good time and saw many fish. We stopped at 2 different sites. I will say that on this particular day we saw many...More

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Bob B, Owner at Hall's Diving Center, responded to this reviewResponded 2 March 2018

We are glad you had a fun time. Now that you are more familiar with some of our many locations you can make a descriptive location request when you book your next trip. Providing we don't have another request ahead of yours, we will do...More

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Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

The shop is nice. The crew was knowledgeable and did a great job explaining the reef. We are experienced divers but I have back issues- they were super helpful getting me in and out of the water. The dives were good, not the best viz...More

1  Thank 2DiveBums
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Bob B, Owner at Hall's Diving Center, responded to this reviewResponded 9 December 2017

Thank you for your nice comments. It is customers like you that make me never want to quit. Forty-four years of showing our customers a good time while living in paradise. For me, it doesn't get any better than this. As customers - your the...More

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Reviewed 14 June 2017

Making a reservation is just a formality for them, they don't honor them at all. My father and I are very experienced divers and called three months ago to dive the Thunderbolt, explaining we are coming down to dive the entire keys wreck treck. One...More

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Bob B, Owner at Hall's Diving Center, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2017

We are very sorry that we were not able to run this trip for you. Unfortunately, the other customers that had made reservations for that trip cancelled at the last minute. There was no way that we could have warned you in advance because the...More

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Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

An amazing school and experience! This is the only school you should attend if you have a passion for diving and career. Diving just about every day doesn't hurt either. If your looking for a career or fun Hall's diving center is your true answer....More

1  Thank Phillip P
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Bob B, Owner at Hall's Diving Center, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2017

Phillip, Thank you for taking time out of your busy schedule to write a review on The International Diving Career Institute at Hall's and Hall's Diving Center. We are pleased you enjoyed your time with us at Hall's. Phillip, as a graduate , you know...More

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Reviewed 27 April 2017

We booked a `try-scuba' intro (pool session plus 2 tank dive - website said $200 for 2+ divers, but we were charged $250 each) for 2 people, and booked a simultaneous snorkel trip ($50 each for two snorkelers) so the whole family could go. They...More

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Bob B, Owner at Hall's Diving Center, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2017

I am sorry you had a bad time with the rough seas. Until I read your review on Trip Advisor I was not aware that you were unhappy. I make every effort to make sure my customers have a good time and enjoy their diving...More

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Reviewed 22 March 2017

I was in the keys vacationing with family had a really busy schedule. They worked around my schedule and accommodated my needs. Looking forward to going back in the summer.

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Bob B, Owner at Hall's Diving Center, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2017

People like you make our efforts worthwhile. Thank you for your compliments. We will be looking forward to your return trip this summer.

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Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Great dive and friendly dive master, captain, and staff!! My daughter and I had a fantastic reef dive.

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Bob B, Owner at Hall's Diving Center, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2017

We are pleased you and your daughter enjoyed our beautiful reefs here in the Keys. Thank you for taking the time to complement your experience with us here at Hall's. Looking forward to seeing you in the near future.

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Reviewed 17 November 2016

Thank you to everyone at Halls. The crew were extremely helpful, and the dive site was like jumping into an aquarium! No complaints what so ever.

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Bob B, Owner at Hall's Diving Center, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2017

We appreciate your special compliments. It is good to know that our extra efforts do not go unnoticed. We will have more special sights for you to explore on your next trip down.

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cbale16
6 June 2015|
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Please go to our website online. You can download all the information you desire from the career-side of the website online including a complete catalog with information, schedules and rates for all of our courses. We do not... More
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carly992015
26 April 2015|
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Just about all of our trips accommodate both snorkelers and scuba divers on the same boat trip. It makes for great family fun. Everybody can participate. We also take riders on-board for those who do not want to get in the... More
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