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The Pattaya Dive Centre

219/3 Tipp Plaza Beach Road | Nongprue, Banglamung, Pattaya, Thailand
+66 38 422 133
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Ranked #13 of 63 Activities in Pattaya
Type: Water sports, Adventure
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Owner description: The Pattaya Dive Centre (important we are not affiliated to the Jomtien Dive Centre in any way) is a 5 Star PADI dive centre IDC Dive facility achieved by helping thousands take their first underwater breaths diving Pattaya with dive courses for every level you can learn to dive in Thailand with our full range of PADI SCUBA DIVING COURSES. We are the only PADI dive centre in Pattaya to stand in the same place with the same owner since it opened all those years ago. 20 years of experience scuba diving in Thailand is put to good use and committed into our scuba diving services and the PADI dive course training programs.Our PADI dive Instructors are experienced, professional, friendly and fully trained in emergency response and oxygen use with thousands of dives and years of local diving Pattaya experience to expertly guide our daily dive / snorkelling trips on our 100% CUSTOM DESIGN AND MADE DIVE BOATS. We'll show you the best scuba diving Pattaya has to offer around islands off the coast of Pattaya and they suit both beginners and experienced divers and snorkeling alikeWe look forward to meeting you!
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Pattaya, Thailand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014 NEW

I had the luck to came by The Pattaya Dive Centre situated at Tipp Plaza in between Road 2, beach road, Street 10 and 11. I was first welcome by the shop administrator, Ms. Boo and Ms. Kim to trail and interest me to dive with them. They are experience and provided all the necessary satisfactory replies to my inquiries.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

I completed 3 specialty dive courses and my girlfriend has finished her open water course over the last month with Pattaya Dive Centre, and can say that they are a fantastic company to dive with. The staff are very professional but also very fun and friendly! Especially with my gf who hadn't dived before, they were amazing - now she... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Had 6 days diving with this company. I e mailed them before going to Pattaya. Quick replies back from Dave who owns the company. Booked the diving with Kim in the shop. I thought I would be diving from both Pattaya and Samae San. However when I started diving the next day I found out the Pattaya boat went into... More

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Manama, Al Manamah, Bahrain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

I found the shop by simply walking down Beach Road. I did two days of diving with Pattaya Dive Center. Services were exceptional. The first trip was to SamaeSan with the second trip to the Pattaya near islands. Over 4 dives I got to experience wreck, reef, and drift (current) diving. Highly recommended as they were easy to coordinate with.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Great staff ad always trying to oblige. We are avid wreck divers and often find that while dive shops promise wreck diving, on the day they often come up with excuses as to why they "must" go to a local, poor dive site rather than a wreck site which is further away. Andy always got us to the site he... More

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Pattaya, Chon Buri, Thailand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

My experience with the Pattaya Dive Centre was absolutely amazing! I signed up for the Open Water Diving Course as I've been wanting to let my license and dive regularly for a very long time and after the entire 3 day course, I've got absolutely no regrets. My instructor, Bjørnar, was humorous, patient and knowledgeable. Although, during the course, we... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

The crew and staff of this divecenter are really nice! They are very focused on safety and good experiences. I only have an open water lisence, but wanted to dive on a wreck. So i paid a bit extra and got to experience the wreck together with the other advanced divers! This was a really nice experience, and I had... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

I have wanted to take a Scuba licence for long after have taken a try dive last year. It is fantastic to meet a team who is focused on safety as first priority and of course extremely friendly and forthcoming making the course both interesting as well as pleasant and fun experience. Their effort made the course manageable to pass.... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

For anyone planning on Scuba Diving in Pattaya, I would highly recommend doing it with The Pattaya Dive Centre. The staff are friendly, professional and ensured all divers enjoyed their experience. All dive instructors were professional, knowledgeable and more than happy to provide additional pointers and advice. The lunch provided was delicious and their was plenty for all to have... More

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

I used PDC to upgrade my Discover Scuba licence to Open Water Diver in August 2014. Had a fantastic experience from the booking process to training dives. Very helpful and supportive. Our Instructor, ANN was just brilliant (and in my case seriously patient). There is a wide range of courses on offer from 1 day sesions for first timers to... More

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