About Us


Normal Store Hours
(closed Sundays):
Mon to Wed: 11am to 5pm
Thurs to Sat: 9am to 5pm
Winter Store Hours
(Nov- Feb closed Wed and Sun):
Mon to Tues: 11am to 5pm
Thurs to Sat: 9am to 5pm

We are owned and operated by retired military veterans. We provide personalized care in fitting the right equipment to meet the specific needs of our patrons. Our remarkable stock of inventory is the centerpeiec of our dive shop! Our goal is to have what you're looking for when you walk through the door. We carry lines of equipment from 38 of the world's best manufacturers, so when you need dive gear, we have it!

Discovery Dive World is a full-service scuba and snorkeling dive center. We sell and service dive equipment and snorkeling gear from the industry’s leading manufacturers, like Aqualung, Mares, Zeagle, Sherwood, Tusa, Akona, Genesis, Scubamax, Innovative Scuba, JBL, Spearfishing Specialties, XS Scuba, A-plus Marine, Marine Sports, Tilos, Henderson, Sea Life, Sea and Sea, Cetacia, and many more!

 We specialize in spear fishing equipment and training and have a large selection of spearguns and accessory and replacement parts.

We are a GSA registered veteran-owned business dedicated to meeting the needs of our DoD units around the world.

When Florida scuba divers go diving, they rely on Discovery Dive World because we are the Florida scuba retail store. Whether you’re renting your dive gear or looking for new scuba diving equipment, you’ve come to the right place! Our goal is to be your one stop shop for scuba diving equipment, gear repairs and service, scuba diver training courses, and scuba diving fun!

Discovery Dive World is conveniently located on the beautiful Emerald Coast of NW Florida. We’re the scuba diving equipment store for local residents, as well as the place visitors come to rent their equipment or book scuba diving trips.

We work with visitors every day. Our seasonal specials make it possible for people of all ages and experience levels, who love scuba diving, to get the equipment they want at the prices they want to pay. We carry scuba diving equipment and scuba accessories from all the major manufacturers, and we’re proud to say, “When Florida wants to dive, they come here first.” From wetsuits to fins, our goal is to outfit you with the scuba diving equipment that you need. We have the largest collection of wetsuits on the Emerald Coast, and that’s just the start.

Our customer service and attention to your personal needs helps to ensure that you walk away with the right equipment for you – every single time.

Whether you want to learn to dive or you’re interested in an advanced cerification class or specialty certification, our PADI certified diving instructors and our ongoing course schedule will be of interest to you.

Charter a trip with Discovery Dive World and find out why we’re the choice of people who know diving. Whether you’re just getting started or you’re an old pro, our team is here to ensure that you have the dive trip you’ve always dreamed of.

Our professional staff is prepared to accomodate all your SCUBA and snorkeling needs. Come on in and check out our equipment, learn more about the adventures of the underwater world, or just relax from the day and talk with us. We’d love to see you.

Thanks!

DDW Staff