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Aristakat charters

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Venice Beach, Venice, FL
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Awesome dive

Jamie and Robert were outstanding. We had great dives; found megalodon teeth and other fossils... read more

Reviewed December 30, 2017
Collin C
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Champaign, Illinois, United States
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Great Venice diving!

Captn Jamie is a great guy, very friendly. He makes everything very easy. You call him to book then... read more

Reviewed December 28, 2017
ctjwa
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New York City, New York
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“captain jamie” (55 reviews)
“great dive” (15 reviews)
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Venice Beach, Venice, FL
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"great trip"
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"great boat"
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"particular trip"
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Reviewed December 30, 2017 via mobile

Jamie and Robert were outstanding. We had great dives; found megalodon teeth and other fossils. I’d definitely dive with them again. Beautiful boat, great people.

Thank Collin C
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Reviewed December 28, 2017 via mobile

Captn Jamie is a great guy, very friendly. He makes everything very easy. You call him to book then meet him at the marina where he has everything ready to go. His boat fits about 6 divers plus his mate, and we did 2 dives...More

Thank ctjwa
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Reviewed December 21, 2017 via mobile

Captain Jaime and Robert do a great job! We’ve been diving with them this year and they outdo their competition. Of course I have mixed feelings about doing this review. Selfishly, I would like to keep them a secret so I can get on the...More

Thank Sandra C
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Reviewed November 19, 2017 via mobile

This was my first ocean dive and my experience was great. Jamie and Robert were very professional and knowledgeable. Highly recommend diving with them.

Thank HeidiN36
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Reviewed November 15, 2017 via mobile

Overall a great dive! Hadn’t been diving in awhile and they were very patient and made the trip unforgettable. Two dives ensured some great finds and they knew what they were talking about. The equipment worked well and they were very friendly. Can’t wait to...More

Thank Benjamin C
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Aristakatcharters, Owner at Aristakat charters, responded to this reviewResponded November 16, 2017

Thanks for great review

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Reviewed November 6, 2017 via mobile

Have used this charter quite a few times. Always fun and always get some decent shark teeth. The captain has great dive spots

Thank munkenaround
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Reviewed October 24, 2017 via mobile

It was an awesome day and dive charter. Captain Jamie was knowledgeable and friendly. Found my first Megladon tooth and lots of other cool stuff. See pics of my awesome tooth.

Thank divediva01
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Reviewed October 18, 2017 via mobile

Went on a last min. Dive with..... clean boat, knowlegable captain.....had 2 very good dives. Found a few teeth.... if your a diver, looking for a nice, fun day of diving...this is the boat for you!!!

Thank greygoose55
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Reviewed October 16, 2017 via mobile

Jamie was a great boat caption and master diver. He was very knowledgeable about the items you can find off of Venice Beach. Boat was very nice, kinda crowded if more than 6 people go, but doable. 1/2 day trips, cash only.

Thank prostar190
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Reviewed September 27, 2017

He makes sure everyone is comfortable and we all have a great time! Can't wait for out next dive with Aristakat!

Thank Craig R
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travelwithkidsut
July 8, 2017|
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Response from Scott M | Reviewed this property |
I did not think that they have snorkeling but there is a guy in Sarasota Michael Hays he is the owner of Ocean Pro dive shop it is on 2259 Bee ridge road Sarasota Florida 34239 Phone 942-924-3483 he is very good with kids... More
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Response from Aristakatcharters | Property representative |
No experience needed but you do need to be a certified Diver to dive with is Thanks for your interest Capt jamie
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