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Oceanic Divecenter

Address: 30 Karon Road, Kata Beach, Phuket 83100, Thailand
Phone Number: +66 (0) 76 333 043
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Ranked #5 of 16 Activities in Kata Beach
Owner description: PADI 5 Star Instructor Development Center from 1999 to 2012. Now upgraded to SSI and PADI Dive...
Useful Information: Stroller parking, Lockers / storage, Activities for older children, Wheelchair access
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Owner description: PADI 5 Star Instructor Development Center from 1999 to 2012. Now upgraded to SSI and PADI Dive Center. Walking distance from both Kata & Karon beaches. The three British/Swedish owners have been instructing PADI and SSI courses, guiding dives around Phuket and assisting travellers in many aspects of their holiday for many years. Experienced, friendly staff provide all levels of PADI & SSI diver training specialising in NERVOUS BEGINNERS, families & JUNIORS. LOCAL DIVING, DAYTRIPS for DIVING and SNORKELLING- PHI PHI, Similan Islands, Burma, Hin Daeng/Muang.
Useful Information: Stroller parking, Lockers / storage, Activities for older children, Wheelchair access

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English first
Offenburg, Germany
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Very Nice people and a Nice and Professional Instructor, very well Maintained Equipment. Overall great experience.

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Chisinau, Chisinau, Moldova
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Amazing experience,memories specialy for the first time diver!!!!Phill is amazing,knowledgeable instructor,patient,professional,passion about his job, gives every single beat of attention, care and understanding toward what he does and who he works with(considering that English is not my first language, he did a great job on making me fell relaxed and comfortable in the water and i WAS the one who... More 

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HK
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Can't recommend Oceanic Divers enough. There are some pretty dodgy dive companies in Thailand and you have to be careful in tourist areas like Phuket. Oceanic make it all so easy and everything I asked for I got with a smile. Rachel will handle all your biking needs via email before you even get there and deposits are all really... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Spent an amazing days diving last Saturday with Oceanic. It was our 3rd time using this company and as always Rachel was quick to respond to emails and was extremely accommodating to our needs. Phil our guide was brilliant. Would definitely recommend these guys and am looking forward to our next trip. Thanks to all the team at Oceanic.

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Darwin, Australia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Seriously just had 3 of the best days of my life. Rachel, Joel, Phil and Sophii were awesome to deal with. Rachel made us feel welcome and explained everything in full detail right from the moment we walked into the shop. Phil did a 3 day SSI Open water course with me. From theory to pool training and then 5... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

If you're a diver go for it (my friend had an awesome day with private guide Phil) but as a snorkeler I would opt for a company with individual boat or snorkelling focus next time around, rather than shared space with other dive companies as is the case with Oceanic. Unfortunately I believe Oceanic assumed the boat Tour Guide would... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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22 reviews 22 reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

My daughter wanted to learn how to dive and you can imagine all the worries that might go with that. The Oceanic Dive Centre proved to be a gem and its best if you hear it from her herself: Being sixteen I was anxious, excited and cautious when I walked into the dive centre; however, I was made to feel... More 

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Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Booked with Oceanic on the recommendation of another dive company (as they were fully booked). It was a great recommendation :) . I hadn't dived for ages and my reg wasn't working properly - as we suited up before the first dive, it became apparent that my air gauge wasn't working. You can't dive without that :) Phil organised a... More 

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Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

I did my advanced PADI open water training with oceanic and it was defenetly worthed. They offer nice diving sites and the service is perfect. They pick you up at your hostel and take care of everything. Also, afeter the dives, we chilled out back at the dive center drinking some beers with the staff.Really nice. Thanks again to Rachel... More 

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Lumut, Malaysia
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Wow, where to start. Having arrived late in Kata, Rachel and Joel had stayed open expecting me. I had a tight timescale I had to keep to and they accommodated me every step of the way. Not only are they great people they really know their stuff. I did my PADI Advanced Open Water with them and I wasn't disappointed.... More 

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