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Florida Underwater Sports

#19 of 67 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Sarasota Features Animals
6345 S Tamiami Trl, Sarasota, FL 34231-3936
+1 941-870-4461
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An Excellent Choice for PADI Training

Pictured here are just a few of the multitude of tools you learn how to use in the PADI Equipment... read more

Reviewed 23 March 2017
Craig F
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Sarasota, Florida
via mobile
Great boat awful wetsuits!

Really nice dive shop with a brand new charter boat! The staff was educated and helpful. Because... read more

Reviewed 3 January 2017
Sherry131313
,
Sheffield Lake, Ohio
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“scuba diving” (8 reviews)
“dive shop” (12 reviews)
“open water” (8 reviews)
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6345 S Tamiami Trl, Sarasota, FL 34231-3936
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+1 941-870-4461

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Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

Pictured here are just a few of the multitude of tools you learn how to use in the PADI Equipment Specialist certification course at Florida Underwater Sports. There is absolutely nothing sexy or glamorous about the training and worst of all you don't even get...More

Thank Craig F
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Really nice dive shop with a brand new charter boat! The staff was educated and helpful. Because of traveling we had to rent wetsuits and they are in horrible condition. Full tears in shoulders and legs. I had to wear 2 wetsuits because of the...More

Thank Sherry131313
fuse3, Manager at Florida Underwater Sports, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review with the exception of your wetsuit experience:-( We are sorry to hear about that and want to make it up to you. We are replacing wetsuits and hope to have our stock refreshed soon. To make up for your...More

Reviewed 4 November 2016

The learning experience was well structured, professionally taught to the extent were I can not only do the various drills but also feel competent and relaxed under water. A special word of thanks to Jason who competently guided me through the course. The store had...More

Thank quintus941
fuse3, Manager at Florida Underwater Sports, responded to this review

Thanks for your feedback! Glad we could get you comfortable in the water and help you find gear that works for you. Jason is a great instructor and loves to go above and beyond to make sure people feel comfortable, both during and after class....More

Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Jason rocked! Very professional, entertaining, enthusiastic ...& patient!! Highly recommend this outfit (& ideally Jason) if you have a family or group of teens that want PADI certification.

Thank Parryplaces
fuse3, Manager at Florida Underwater Sports, responded to this review

Thank you for the terrific review. Diving is our passion and in our classes and activities we strive to share the fun and thrills with our students and customers.

Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

This is a first class dive store. The staff was super helpful and most knowledgeable. Good range of products and services that they offer and certainly most competitively priced. I would not hesitate to go back to the store and recommend them highly to other...More

Thank virgkwood
fuse3, Owner at Florida Underwater Sports, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting us and taking the time for the review. We look forward to assisting you again in the (very) near future! Tim

Reviewed 8 September 2016

I took the Advanced Open Water course at Florida Underwater Sports with Ben Helming! He was a great instructor and slowly went over everything we were going to do and explained everything efficiently. If I had questions he answered them all very well and went...More

Thank Sabrina B
fuse3, Manager at Florida Underwater Sports, responded to this review

Thanks Sabrina! We appreciate you taking AOW with us and glad you had a good time. We're looking forward to completing your Nitrox Diver class soon, and hope you stick around for some more fun dives!

Reviewed 4 September 2016

The open water diver cours at Florida Underwater Sports was the highlight of my Vacation. Before I startet the cours I was a bit scared, but after my first day of training with my capable and friendly Instructor Jason Coladner I felt much more confident....More

Thank deryakockaya
fuse3, Owner at Florida Underwater Sports, responded to this review

We are so glad to hear that your scuba class was rewarding and the highlight of your vacation. Continue to dive and it will be the highlight of your life!

Reviewed 29 August 2016

Hands down, the absolutely best dive shop! I started diving with Florida Underwater Sports (FUS) about 4 years ago when I earned my open water certification. About 2 years ago I decided to go for my Advanced Certification with Jason Coladner (instructor), amazing instructor. He...More

Thank tfilippello
fuse3, Owner at Florida Underwater Sports, responded to this review

Wow - we are blushing! Thanks for the great review. You are going to have fun getting out a using your new DM cert for real! Congrats! Greg

Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

I've gotten my open water, advanced water, and PPB specialty here. Very accommodating bunch and a whole lot of fun. I've even made some great friends through the shop. My homeboy Jason is totally a character. If you want a fun (and safe) time, ask...More

Thank Darby M
fuse3, Manager at Florida Underwater Sports, responded to this review

Thanks for always making the trek down here and diving with us! We know its a bit of a commute for you ;-) Glad you are having fun with class and diving with Jason. He definitely likes to keep class interesting... We're always looking forward...More

Reviewed 12 August 2016

If scuba diving is on your bucket list, don’t wait another minute! FUS had more than I expected. The shop is up to date, clean, and organized. The staff was attentive and experienced (They LOVE diving and want to share the joy). The schedule for...More

Thank luci f
fuse3, Manager at Florida Underwater Sports, responded to this review

Thanks for the review Luci! We're glad to have enthusiastic divers around that can enjoy these types of trips with us! Peak Performance Buoyancy class is important for every diver and we cant wait to see you again for more trips and training!

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George D
Are there trips for snorkeling available with you or others?
29 September 2016|
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Response from fuse3 | Property representative |
Hey George, YES! We do offer guided snorkel tours on Siesta Key. Please give us a call and we can help you set something up.
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