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Jim Abernethy's Scuba Adventures

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216 US Highway 1, West Palm Beach, FL 33403-3552
+1 561-842-6356
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Emma, Meet the Canadians

Thursday at 4:15 I arrived at Scuba Adventures for what would be one of the most interesting scuba... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2017
Robert J
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Melrose, NY
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dive trip canceld on hour before

We booked a divetrip for the next day, I also asked is the weather ok, because we have a long... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2017
Bernd_fun
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Indian Harbour Beach, Florida
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good10%
  • Average1%
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“reef sharks” (8 reviews)
“dive shop” (7 reviews)
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LOCATION
216 US Highway 1, West Palm Beach, FL 33403-3552
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+1 561-842-6356

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Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Thursday at 4:15 I arrived at Scuba Adventures for what would be one of the most interesting scuba trips I ever experienced in 28 years of diving. Waiting there were Jeb and Aly of BASE jumping fame and a little later, Mike & MATT FROM...More

Thank Robert J
Reviewed 18 May 2017

We booked a divetrip for the next day, I also asked is the weather ok, because we have a long driving to the site the lady told me its perfect. We had to drive down more than 2 hours. a hour before we are there...More

2  Thank Bernd_fun
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

My brother and I had booked a snorkelling tour with Jim Abernathy's a month in advance. We travelled from the UK and planned our whole trip to Florida around this tour, driving miles to get there and paying for local accommodation. We arrived at the...More

1  Thank Sivvy86
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

The Crew of Deep Obsession were all very knowledgeable. The briefings before the dives were very through you knew exactly what to expect when you hit the water. I have always loved Sharks but this dive gave me a whole new appreciation for them. Great...More

Thank Koehlerse
Reviewed 19 February 2017

We flew over from Switzerland to expect the ultimate shark dive encounter. And it happened !! Even we have doven already with sharks around the world (bahamas, galapagos, white sharks in ZA...) this trip overwhelmed all ! Thanks to Jim, who thought me, how to...More

1  Thank TDI_DIDI
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

I have been lucky enough to dive with these guys early in every December for the last 5 years and every time is better than the last. I did my first boat dive ever with them and have done many more since. I made a...More

1  Thank Gary D
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Amazing week of shark diving with great crew and wonderful food also. This is the best shark encounter!

1  Thank Diveranet
Reviewed 6 October 2016

It's been close to a decade since our last drift dive. We've been diving destinations like Roatan & Bonaire, so I won't compare the dives them self. From the time I made the reservations, they were very friendly and easy to work with. Parking was...More

2  Thank Nick B
Reviewed 6 October 2016

crew, staff, dive masters, Jim himself -- amazing group of people. Each one was open, warm, pleasant, kind, Did 5 dives over two days, Always went the extra mile -- could not speak highly enough of them.....really made my trip....

Thank BusinessTrav999
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Scheduled to dive with them and had a decent time. Heard rumor it was sold while I was there but not sure about that. Good diving in this area.

Thank Jstinger
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Gabor S
26 May 2017|
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Response from TDI_DIDI | Reviewed this property |
I dont think, Jim is offering cage diving. Its better without a cage to interact with the sharks. I have been on his boat and there were no equipment to handle cages.
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Alex F
14 August 2016|
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Response from mantaman223 | Reviewed this property |
Their price are on the website. Check out "Diving Palm Beach" and the "Pricing and Schedule" Deep Obsession is the boat they use for local diving.
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Rachel C
22 July 2015|
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Response from LouVil | Reviewed this property |
Rachel. No reputable provider will take you on a boat dive after only a very short course. Some resorts do but even that is usually only after a teaching session in a swimming pool and some additional discussion of diving... More
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