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Merlin Divers - Kamala Diving Center

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Address: 74/3 Moo 3 Rim Had Road, Kamala, Kathu, Phuket 83150, Thailand
Phone Number: +66 76 385 518
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Description: Merlin Divers dive center provides scuba dive services on Phuket with a...
Merlin Divers dive center provides scuba dive services on Phuket with a personal touch. For all dive trips and PADI courses we promise small groups. Merlin Divers offers all PADI dive courses from beginner to the professional level. We run half day scuba dive trips along the west coast of Phuket, dive trips from 1 up to 10 days to the dive sites of Phi Phi, Racha and Similan Islands, Shark Point, Anemone Reef and King Cruiser wreck and Burma.
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When I first came to Phuket, diving was at the top of my list of to-dos! I am so glad I decided to work with Merlin Divers! Paul, my instructor, was amazing. He was extremely... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 28, 2015
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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015 NEW

When I first came to Phuket, diving was at the top of my list of to-dos! I am so glad I decided to work with Merlin Divers! Paul, my instructor, was amazing. He was extremely knowledgeable and was very good at making you feel safe, calm, and taken care of while under the water. I began with my open water... More 

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Oslo, Oslo, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 NEW

My friend and I took our Open Water Diver certificate, and we can both highly recommend Merlin Divers! A great deal of our good experience is thanks to our instructur, Gaston. He made us feel safe in the water though none of us had ever dived before. These guys know what they are doing, and has an excellent way of... More 

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Hanoi, Vietnam
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

Our course started exactly in the last day of the year when Merlin was very busy as this is the peak period. However we had a great time here. Robert, the manager of this diving center has lots of experience running diving business. Well organized and discipline. Gaston, the diving instructor, great and funny guy. I have little problem with... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

Did dive master internship program here and can highly recommend, everything was perfect, great time spent there!:)

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015 via mobile

Merlin provided us with an excellent short notice local dive trip. Prior to the dive Robert offered insight and advice and paired us with an experienced and professional Dive Master Cory who knew the sites well and guided myself and my girlfriend on 3 amazing dives. The boat & dive gear was great and very appropriate for the dives we... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Robert arranged for a great live aboard for me on Khaolak Scuba adventures. He is a great and reliable resource for all your dive needs and questions in the Phuket area.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

I did my Open Water certificate here and was very happy with organisation, equipment and the dives site. We inquired 3 weeks before arrival for this course and got a prompt response. All our wishes were accommodated, especially an afternoon course for the day after New Year's Eve. The equipment is in a perfect condition, the bottles are refilled with... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Paul Nibbs the instructor was outstanding. He was a calming influence, (thank god) because i was extremely nervous. Now I'm looking forward to my next diving holiday. what made the experience from good to great was the fact that Merlin Divers provided me with special lens mask as i wear spectacles, which enhanced the experience immensely.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Booked 3 dives with Merlin Divers. Everything was organised really well, hired equipment was great quality and my dive master, Richard was great and very helpful! The dive tours were pretty packed with loads of divers from othe tours, but once in the water our dive master kept us away from everyone else and got to see some great sights.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

Me and my boyfriend took the course: "Open Water Diver" in Norway - He finished, but I panicked and did not finish the course - so I thought I would try one more time when I got to Kamala beach on holiday. The instructor (Paul) was so great and managed to keep me calm, and I finished my first diving... More 

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