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Looe Key Dive Center

#1 of 2 things to do in Ramrod Key Features Animals
Mile Marker 27.5 US Hwy 1, 27230 Overseas Hwy, Ramrod Key, FL 33042
+1 305-872-2215
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Looe Key Reef is a great location

We had a pretty full boat, but the staff had a good way of making sure everyone was aboard. The... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Gilbert, Arizona
Great First Ocean Dive

This was our families first ocean dive together. There are 5 of us ranging from 12 to 51. We all... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Atlanta, Georgia
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The most professional dive and snorkel shop and charter boat in the Middle and Lower Keys, Looe Key Reef Resort and Dive Center, located at Mile Marker 27.5 on Ramrod Key, has been sharing the best of Looe Key National Marine Sanctuary since 1978 - longer than anyone in the area! We are offering two trips daily and also offer a wide array of Mares dive gear, vacation essentials, apparel and Keys accessories. Let our PADI dive professionals certify you to Scuba Dive! Or simply enjoy a day snorkeling or bubble watching out at Looe Key Reef aboard the Kokomo Cat II, our 45’ Corinthian Catamaran!!!! We also have a motel with an outdoor pool and offer kayaks, rental boats, fishing and sunset charters. Also don’t forget to check out our Tiki Bar & Grill! **Please make sure to place reviews for our 3 listings in the appropriate location** -Review for Dive & Snorkel Trips HERE at “Looe Key Dive Center” -Review for Tiki Bar: please post at “Looe Key Tiki & Grill” -Review for Hotel or a combination of all 3 Resort Entities: please post at “Looe Key Reef Resort”
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good14%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Mile Marker 27.5 US Hwy 1, 27230 Overseas Hwy, Ramrod Key, FL 33042
+1 305-872-2215
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a pretty full boat, but the staff had a good way of making sure everyone was aboard. The boat was different than I expected, and there was only 2 spots to keep your things dry. They had extra sunscreen onboard in case you...More

Thank jilejon
Reviewed 6 days ago

This was our families first ocean dive together. There are 5 of us ranging from 12 to 51. We all had our licenses before we got there but had not done an ocean dive. We hired a Dive Master, Jericho, to go with us. Having...More

Thank Ddskd
Reviewed 6 days ago

4 of us booked the Sunday Morning boat out to Looe Key Reef for a couple of very nice dives. It had been a while (15+years) since I have been diving in the keys and I really enjoyed the trip with Looe Key Dive Center....More

Thank Davis S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We snorkeled instead of diving this trip, though it doesn't matter because you are still getting the same excellent captain and dive staff (we had Katie and Ron) when you go out. They are pleasant and helpful, as well as great bartenders after the dive...More

Thank Keyscrazy
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I have been diving in the Keys on a number of occasions, but this was our first visit with Looe Key Divers. We wound up being the only two on the morning dive, so we had our own 'private' dive! Capt Ron...More

Thank Paul W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow. What an awesome day! Captain James, first mate Katie, and Mark made our day out at the reef one to remember. They were clear about safety instructions, quick to answer any questions we had, and enjoyable to be around! We saw pods of dolphins...More

Thank Alyssa L
Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at the resort last Friday and Saturday night. Dove the Vandenberg Saturday am off Key West. Dove Looe Key Sunday am with Looe Key Dive Center. The resort is a great location to dive both Looe Key and Key West and stay in...More

Thank paul k
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having snorkeled around the keys, this was the best experience I have had. In the future I will forgo other tour groups to go on this one. Snorkeling was top notch. I saw everything from sharks to sea turtles.The captain and first mate were great!...More

Thank Megan S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So we also stayed at the Hotel that is part of this dive shop. Small family run Hotel & Dive Shop. This is a full service Dive shop for snorkeling & diving. We had a group of 9 for our afternoon trip to Looe key...More

Thank thomasis59
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Would give them more than 5 stars if we could! Captain Katie and first mate Brad were awesome! Boat was very comfortable and not overloaded; they were so attentive to your every need! Offered drinks, had a small grill on the boat, fresh water shower,...More

Thank Timthebuilder
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13 July 2017|
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Response from E-Bombs | Reviewed this property |
You all can go on the same trip with Looe Key DC. The reef trips all go to the same reef. You'll have fun all around. The boat has snacks and drinks for sale. Super friendly and safe crew. You'll love it.
21 March 2017|
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Response from Leslee E | Reviewed this property |
Yes and anything else you might need. They are extremely helpful.
Shannon B
5 July 2016|
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Response from LooeKeyReefResort | Property representative |
About 20 minutes in a protected canal and then about 20 minutes of open water. Conditions and sea state vary. We suggest take something like Bonine the night before and again in the morning if you're worried about... More