We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Improve this listing
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: 5/21 Moo 7, Khuk Khak, Takua Pa, Thailand
Phone Number: +66 76 485 165
Website
Improve this listing
Description: Please do not use Eden Divers. They are out of business. The owner Franky...
Please do not use Eden Divers. They are out of business. The owner Franky D. Hewer is wanted for fraud
read more

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 27 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 11
    Excellent
  • 4
    Very good
  • 1
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 9
    Terrible
Not exactly Garden of Eden

My wife and I just came back from a liveaboard with this company with very mixed emotions. The boat was called Sea of Fantasy I, and we went to Koh Bon, Koh Tachai and Richelieu... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed April 2, 2013
Kasper H
via mobile
Add Photo Write a Review

27 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Rate and write a review
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Date | Rating
  • Danish first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
Phuket, Thailand
Level Contributor
6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

The Owner is on the Run from the Police, the Shop is closed. He owes Money to Customers and Suppliers

Was this review helpful? Yes 8
Level Contributor
6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

FRANKY D HEWER FOR ALL THE PEOPLE LOOKING FOR DIVING !! REMEMBER THIS NAME FRANKY D HEWER, A GERMAN GUY. he is a crook ! he let me, and others people booked a diving liveaboard for this season, and we give him a deposit : half for me and for other the total amount of the liveaboard. He knew that... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 9
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

We booked and payed for a liveaboard. 38000 baht. When we returned next day to try out equipment the shop was empty. As others have stated, the owner took everything of value in the shop and disapeared. STAY AWAY FROM FRANKIE D HEWER! He is now wanted by the police.

Was this review helpful? Yes 6
Paris, France
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

Confirming the previous comment, the owner Franky D Hewer is a thief and a liar. We paid the 50% deposit via paypal 10 days before the liveaboard, on the 5th of February. Everything was set and we were very excited about this. Today, 16th of Feb, we arrive at airport, nobody to pick us up, all phone numbers out of... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 7
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

Eden Divers stole 34,000 THB from us and 15,000 THB from another customer. Do not book anything with the shop in Khao Lak, it appears they are no longer in operation. We booked a 4day/4night liveaboard with Eden Divers, due to visit the Similans and Northern sites from 8/02/14 - 12/02/14. We met with staff in person several days before... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 8
Phuket, Thailand
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2014

The diving safari to Similan Islands was excelent!! I had a wonderful experience! Great dive sites and instructors, the people on board was awesome as well! And the food was simply incredible!!!!!!! Highly recommended.

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Zürich
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2013

We had a wonderful experience, great package, great deal, wonderful dive sites & instructors & even saw a WHALESHARK! Highly recommended.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
south yorkshire
Level Contributor
74 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2013

Having read some of the recent reviews I was starting to worry about our liveaboard booking with Eden Divers. This was our first liveaboard but we are experienced divers. The early evening pick up from Phuket which was an hour away was included and we then sailed through the night for our 3 night trip. We had a master cabin... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Level Contributor
13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2013 via mobile

My wife and I just came back from a liveaboard with this company with very mixed emotions. The boat was called Sea of Fantasy I, and we went to Koh Bon, Koh Tachai and Richelieu Rock. We are both experienced divers, thus we have experienced other liveaboards and day boats, but unfortunately we can not in any way recommend this... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Level Contributor
7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2013

We have never been on a diving liveaboard before, (we are not that experienced in scuba diving) and it was an amazing start, with Eden Divers. We booked our 4 night / 3 days liveaboard several months before our trip, and everything was managed via emails with Franky, from Eden Divers Khao Lak, who even booked a Hotel Room for... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Eden Divers Khao Lak also viewed

 
Khao Lak, Phang Nga Province
 

Been to Eden Divers Khao Lak? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Eden Divers Khao Lak staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Will you pick up and drop off at my hotel?
  • I have a family of 7. Can your tour accommodate all of us together?
  • How should I dress for this tour?