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Captain Hook's Marina & Dive Center

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11833 Overseas Hwy, Mile Marker 53, Marathon, FL 33050-3040
+1 305-743-2444
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Captain Hook's is the bomb for scuba!

We visited the Keys last week specifically so that my husband and our two friends could do the open... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2017
Simply the best

Captain Hook's offers the best diving experience in the Keys or anywhere else, for that matter. The... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2017
St. Petersburg, Florida, USA
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Captain Hook’s Marina and Dive Center has been the place to get everything you need for a day on the water. We have won the TripAdvisor's Certificate of Excellence three years in a row now and we are here to show you the best time here in the Florida Keys. Charters for fishing, diving, snorkeling, dive instruction and certification; bait and tackle; scuba equipment and air tanks; boat rentals; snacks and beverages—we have all the supplies you’ll need to enjoy an area celebrated for world-class fishing, diving and all water sports. We now offer paddleboard and kayak rentals and tours, and kiteboarding too! Check with our staff to see when the next sunset cruise will be departing...they are great fun.
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  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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11833 Overseas Hwy, Mile Marker 53, Marathon, FL 33050-3040
+1 305-743-2444
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Reviewed 26 July 2017

We visited the Keys last week specifically so that my husband and our two friends could do the open water portion of their scuba certification. Captain Hook's was recommended to us by their instructor in Colorado Springs and Denise was awesome in signing them up...More

Thank danak245
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Captain Hook's offers the best diving experience in the Keys or anywhere else, for that matter. The staff is so friendly and knowledgeable -- they always make you feel perfectly at ease and are absolutely terrific at finding the most beautiful locations for a dive....More

Thank cljohn74
Reviewed 23 July 2017

I highly recommend the dive/snorkel trip Captain Hook's offers. Denise went above and beyond to get our group of 3 divers and 4 snorkelers on the same boat. Our granddaughter was recently certified and Captain Mike was wonderful as our divemaster. Captain Mike "Do Rag"...More

Thank linda0313
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Fantastic service, excellent dive master and just a 100% top afternoon. My wife and kids loved the snorkelling and I loved diving with turtles. Highly recommended.

1  Thank Masterspeed
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Morning trip out to reef for snorkelling - brilliant fun - saw lots and lots of fish and also sea turtles and a shark - great experience for all the family - thanks to Captain Mike and Mate Steve from all of Scotland

Thank alandH1768IP
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

We booked an all day off shore charter with Capt. Mike. We had a good time. Capt. Mike was really nice and personable. We didn't catch much fish unfortunately however, I felt like he really tried. Near the end of the day Capt. Mike did...More

1  Thank tammycox2017
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

A scuba trip was booked with our credit card. When the morning came with bad weather, we called for status on the trip. They couldn't find my husband's name on the reservation list...but they had that credit card number! We had two days with a...More

Thank Since1976
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Friendly, knowledgeable staff which is exactly what we needed. Large inventory of good quality equipment. We came away pleased and confident with our purchase yesterday and the snorkeling was thoroughly enjoyable today. Thank you Captain Hook!

Thank Linda K
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

We took our two teenage boys out on a snorkeling tour. It was fantastic! I had read the reviews of a few other folks and settled on Captain Hook's. We stayed in Marathon and this was convenient to where we stayed at Banana Bay. We...More

Thank carrie w
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Let me start out by saying that we have gone on several snorkeling excursions with Captain Hook's and we have loved it. However, we recently decided to rent a boat from Captain Hook's and were very disappointed. The boat was in disrepair, dirty, and not...More

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Questions & Answers
18 March 2017|
Response from CaptHookOwner | Property representative |
Our boat rental company rents boats by the day and multiple days (A day equals 8 hours: 8am to 4pm). If a boat has not been rented then on the day you would like to rent the boat, you can rent the boat for a half day rate... More
29 December 2015|
Response from Denise V |
Our kayaks and paddle boards are located at 3 separate locations for your convenience.. Unfortunately, we do not deliver kayaks or boards.
Crissy B
7 March 2015|
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Response from Ben D |
Holiday Inn Express is walking distance to Captain Hooks. The Holiday Inn has a restaurant attached to the hotel and there are several restaurants in the area. Nearest grocery store is 4.5 miles from Holiday Inn. Use... More