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Sea Kat Divers

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105 7th St N, Bradenton Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217-3309
+1 941-779-0100
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Great snorkeling trip!

Friendly, helpful, and provided a fun snorkeling trip for the four of us. Thank you for helping... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
karla s
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Halfway MO
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Sea Kat Goes Above and Beyond

My Indonesian travel plans included opportunities to snorkel. Since this was going to be a new... read more

Reviewed 2 May 2018
mj1776
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Au Gres, Michigan/Seaford, NY
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Sea Kat Divers is a locally owned licensed dive shop run and operated by Padi Dive Instructor Jim who has years of experience and local knowledge. We are your "one stop shop" on the island offering the only friendly, family oriented, full service dive shop ready to meet any of your scuba or snorkeling needs, rentals , gear, service, tank fills, and private chartered trips for both scuba and snorkel. We offer personalized daily snorkel trips for $75.00 per person (3 person minimum) to Egmont Key and a two tank scuba dive trip starting at $95.00 per person (3 person minimum) to multiple reefs, wrecks and local dive spots. Each snorkel and dive trip departs around 9:00 a.m. (weather permitting) from the Kingfish boat ramp on Manatee Avenue. To participate on any of our trips you must call or stop by the shop to book! All trips are customized to the individual customers wants and generally last around 4 hours. Don't have any equipment? We offer rentals and sales
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105 7th St N, Bradenton Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217-3309
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Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Friendly, helpful, and provided a fun snorkeling trip for the four of us. Thank you for helping make our last day in Florida a great one. And hubby is looking forward to having a new diving buddy thanks to daughter enjoying the Discover Scuba so...More

Thank karla s
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Jim H, Owner at Sea Kat Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

So glad you all had a wonderful time. Hope to see you all again on your next trip! Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. Best wishes to you and the family. Thank you Sea Kat Divers

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Reviewed 2 May 2018

My Indonesian travel plans included opportunities to snorkel. Since this was going to be a new experience for me, I needed equipment. and at least one lesson. Sea Kat Divers provided appropriate snorkel outfitting without stretching my budget. I was also provided with a personal...More

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Jim H, Owner at Sea Kat Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2018

It was a pleasure to assist you with all your needs. Hope that you have an amazing experience while in Indonesia and we look forward to hearing all about your adventures! Thank you Sea Kat Divers

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Reviewed 16 April 2018

For my birthday in March I was gifted a scuba diving adventure with sea kat....unfortunately due to weather and visibility issues we were unable to actually go diving. As disappointing as this was, I have to say that rather than take our money and provide...More

Thank KrisandAuni
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Jim H, Owner at Sea Kat Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 19 April 2018

Kris, we would like to thank you and Auni for the wonderful review and look forward to seeing you both again soon. Thank you Sea Kat Divers

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Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

I was down in FL for a short peruod looking for some simple advice on snorkeling locations. I had a great time talking to SeaKat. Not only did I get what I came for but I walked away with a whole lot of "local" expertise...More

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Jim H, Owner at Sea Kat Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2018

Thank you for taking the time for the review and we are glad that you had a great experience! Look forward to your return. Thank you Sea Kat Divers

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Reviewed 8 November 2017

We dove with Captain Jim on Thursday, November 2nd at a wreck. The visibility wasn't that great because the gulf was stirred up, but a day on the water can't be beat. They called us the day before our scheduled dive on Tuesday because the...More

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Jim H, Owner at Sea Kat Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2018

Thank you for the review. Hopefully next time the vis will be much better and the water a bit warmer. Thank you Sea Kat Divers

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Reviewed 5 September 2017

I did my PADI Certification with Jim over Labor Day weekend. Jim did a great job of getting us up to speed quickly! The visibility was a challenge because of all the storms over the past few weeks but Jim found a way to make...More

Thank Kevin R
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Reviewed 21 August 2017

What a fun family charter. Saw four Goliath Groupers, a large school of snook, and tons of assorted reef fish. Very helpful and professional. All gear was on the boat ready. At the end of the dive just grab your stuff and walk away. Jim...More

Thank Joe S
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Reviewed 18 August 2017

Took a 2 tank dive trip. Highly recommend them if you are in the area. Capt. Jim was friendly and knowledgeable. Will definitely be using them again next trip to the island.

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Reviewed 9 August 2017

Professional, friendly, helpful, and truly number one service given by all the staff. My 14 year old son took his PADI certification with Jim who made him and myself feel 100% confident he was in good hands and completely satisfied from the very first phone...More

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Jim H, Owner at Sea Kat Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 27 December 2017

So glad that you all had a wonderful experience. We hope to see you again! Sea Kat Divers Jim

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Reviewed 5 July 2017

We had such a great time shelling & snorkeling! Captain Jim is so friendly & knowledgeable. We wish we had enough time to go again!

Thank Elizabeth K
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