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30A Dive

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35 Clayton Ln, Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459-5781
+1 850-420-7118
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Open Water Certification

Could not have found a better company for Open Water certification. Daniel and Mary have a first... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
lancemurrah918
via mobile
First time!! An awesome experience!!!

this was our first time Scuba Diving and Daniel and Kaleb god bless them had patience and took time... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2018
briancaveny
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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Scuba diving tours, no certification required. We specialize in introducing new people to the underwater world. We also offer full dive open water certifications.
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“daniel” (9 reviews)
“vortex” (4 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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35 Clayton Ln, Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459-5781
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Could not have found a better company for Open Water certification. Daniel and Mary have a first class operation. Make it fun and easy for anyone without compromising safety or education. Very knowledgeable and friendly. Had taken an open water course several years back but...More

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Reviewed 1 May 2018

this was our first time Scuba Diving and Daniel and Kaleb god bless them had patience and took time to spend time working with us and it was an incredible time and we had a blast!! i would recommend 30A Dive to anybody starting out...More

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Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Had a fantastic dive experience with Mary! It was my 17 year old son's first experience diving and he is still talking about it - he had an awesome time! He and I dove at the Vortex spring site with lots of marine life and...More

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Reviewed 29 July 2017

Our family of 5 including 2 teenagers and a 10yr old signed up for "try scuba diving course". First time diving for all of us. We dove in the Vortex spring which I think is ideal for beginners but was still too intense for the...More

1  Thank Ronda M
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Reviewed 13 July 2017

Knowledgeable family scuba diving business. We were a bunch of beginner level divers and the couple knew how to deal with the group. We dived at the Vortex Spring, which doesn't look big, but there is plenty of room once in the water.

3  Thank Doc J
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Reviewed 2 June 2017

Mary and Daniel are great instructors. They are fun too. We went to the Vortex Spring. The crowd is different but the dive is great. They went over everything and made sure you were comfortable. My husband cannot wait to get certified to spear fish....More

2  Thank merrill72
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Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

I can't speak highly enough about Daniel Valentine! This was the most laid back yet knowledge filled certification course I could have imagined. Daniel will move as fast or as slow as you are comfortable with and he will know that level of comfort before...More

1  Thank WBARRON
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Reviewed 19 April 2017

They provided excellent technical instruction in a friendly and fun way to our group of divers with different levels of experience! Great for beginners and experienced divers. One of our crew was able to dive to 55 feet on her first dive! These two can't...More

1  Thank Michael B
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Reviewed 18 January 2017

Had a great time doing open water and Nitrox training with Daniel. He was very patient, encouraging and definitely made me feel safe in the water. Interactions with his peers on site showed that is a well liked and respected instructor, which put me even...More

1  Thank jjsmith2017
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Reviewed 14 September 2016

I really can't say enough good things about Daniel Valentine and 30A Dive Shop. We trained with another couple so I had the opportunity to watch Daniel interact with learning styles that were different from mine, and I was highly impressed. Daniel is a very...More

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Daniel V, Owner at 30A Dive, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

Thanks Allen ! You rule man! Come back and dive with us anytime!

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