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“the reefs”(2 reviews)
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702 W 2nd St, Freeport, TX 77541-5247
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Reviewed 28 July 2018

We really enjoyed our 3 day Flower Garden Banks trip aboard The Fling. It seemed like it took a day for the crew to warm up to our group, but we could tell they were very safety conscious and concerned for our well-being. Captains Bland...More

Thank DuaneNewman
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

The crew of the Fling made the experience enjoyable, even as I battled motion sickness for the first day of our trip. The dives were terrific and the dive masters explained them very thoroughly. The food was great, too. I would echo some of the...More

Thank Gary D
Reviewed 29 June 2018

My 2nd trip aboard the Fling was just as excellent as the first. I was with a group of divers doing a Lionfish extraction trip, and I cannot speak highly enough about the professionalism and comfort that I have now come to expect and receive...More

1  Thank MyrtleAlice
Reviewed 4 April 2018

I made my first trip on the Fling in March 2018. The Fling has a ton of great information on their website so I will try not to duplicate that information here. The physical address to put into your favorite map app is: 702 W...More

1  Thank Kevin C
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Not for the novice diver. Good dives, strong currents. Crew works with the weather with the safety of divers in mind. They are conservative and want to make sure everyone has a fun and safe trip. Current was strong on our first dive on the...More

1  Thank belindajo
Reviewed 7 August 2017

The boat is a converted Crew boat, Cabins are TINY and feel cramped. When Diving one has to jump from qute high. Food on board is a better fast food. Even when conditions are far from a comfortable Dive there is a sort of pressure...More

2  Thank XTerraHoliday
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

My wife and I took the Friday-Sunday trip in July 2017 and had a wonderful time/experience. The boat was clean, the bunks (ours was a double bed up front) were comfortable and the food was delicious and plentiful. The crew was friendly, professional/capable and was...More

1  Thank DeepWreckDiver
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Great scuba trip! The staff of master divers and crew were wonderful, friendly and really made the trip. We took the 3 day trip and made 12 dives! 5 dives per day with 2 ½ interval rests between each. The 3rd day we made 2...More

2  Thank f18pilot
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

The fling was a very good experience. Sharon and her team are hospitable, caring and provided a wonderful experience for our team of divers. This was our first time with Fling and will definitely return for another dive charter.

Thank Divemazter
Reviewed 15 June 2017

I recommend this trip to well seasoned divers. Novices diving conservatively with seasoned divers might still find it too challenging with good reason. Currents can be significant and must always be respected. On one dive, I underestimated the current and had to be plucked from...More

1  Thank Marty P
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