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Address: 85/15 Baan Sai Yuan | Soi 9 Mu 7, Rawai, Phuket 83130, Thailand
Phone Number: +66 81 892 0474
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We offer liveaboard diving throughout the Andaman Sea as well as...

We offer liveaboard diving throughout the Andaman Sea as well as liveaboards in Indonesia. John Williams is author of four books on diving in Thailand including the original Lonely Planet Diving and Snorkeling guide and Periplus' Diving Southeast Asia. His partner Bent Posejpal is a platinum-level PADI course director and offers PADI Instructor training once a month at Le Meridien Resort, Karon Noi, Phuket, Thailand.

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John and Bent were very help with everything from recommending a dive boat to hotels and transportation to and from the airport! We had very specific requirements and John found... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

John and Bent were very help with everything from recommending a dive boat to hotels and transportation to and from the airport! We had very specific requirements and John found us the perfect boat! We had a wonderful holiday!

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Thank Belinda B
John W, Owner at Siam Dive n Sail, responded to this review

Hi Belinda and think you very very much for your kind review. I'm so happy you had a great trip and it was very kind of you to take time out to give us a review. We hope to see you back again one day. Best wishes and happy diving for 2016 and beyond. John and Bent More 

London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

John was incredibly efficient at answering all my queries. He can also help with organising things like airport transfer and recommending hotels for pre- and post- live aboard. The trip I took on the Dolphin Queen was really well-organised and excellent value for money.

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John W, Owner at Siam Dive n Sail, responded to this review

As I said in my email to you, thank you very much for taking the time to give us a nice review here on Tripadvisor. I'm so happy you enjoyed your Dolphin Queen trip to Mergui this January. The crew are great and so is the diving. It was a pleasure helping you to get organized and we hope to... More 

Sydney
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23 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2015

Contacted John at Siam Dive n Sail as I was planning a trip out of Phuket (Similians) or Ranong (Mergui). Even though he couldn't personally offer us anything on the dates we needed, he was hugely helpful with information and even made some inquiries on our behalf. I really respect a company that is willing to give beta and go... More 

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Ohn M, Owner at Siam Dive n Sail, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your nice review. I appreciate that you made the effort. I'm sorry that we couldn't find the right trip for you, but this close to departure made it difficult. Very happy the information I did provide helped you to make a good decision and whatever you end up doing, I hope you love it. Best... More 

Munich, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

I booked a liveaboard with Siam Dive n Sail and I was extremely happy with the whole organization. John, the owner, and also author of Diving in Southeast Asia, was very helpful and super professional. When booking so far away it's always so reassuring to see that your contact is replying to your emails and answering your phone calls. John's... More 

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John W, Owner at Siam Dive n Sail, responded to this review

Oh, thank you so much for your nice review of Siam Dive n Sail. We love our jobs so much when we get to deal with such nice people as yourself. Thanks, truly, for taking the time to write. I'm so happy you had a great time and I hope to see you back again someday soon! Best wishes and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

Siam divers were spot on in their descriptions, travel arrangements and helpfulness. They enabled me to have a perfect 3 day trip in the Andaman Sea, with good food, comfort and experts on hand aboard the Oktavia. I cannot recommend them too highly

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John W, Owner at Siam Dive n Sail, responded to this review

Thank you, Shefton, for a nice review. It's not easy to find boats who cater towards snorkelers, but we think we have a great product with the Oktavia Liveaboard. We're so glad to hear you had a great time and I hope we can help you again in the future. See you again one day. Best wishes, John & Bent More 

Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

This was our first live aboard experience and it was a wow for us - a non stop diving and food holiday! Great crew great team. Already thinking of joining them for the Myanmar archipelago next year

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John W, Owner at Siam Dive n Sail, responded to this review

Hi Rachel, and thanks for your review. We're thrilled you had such a great time on the Diva Andaman and we're very happy you want to return. The Mergui Archipelago is fantastic, and several boats visit the region so let us know and we'll get you set up. Looking forward to having you back out. Best wishes, John & Bent More 

Sattahip, Thailand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

After wanting to go to Palau for years, I finally made it. It was easier than I expected with the help from Siam Dive and sail, this outfit is much more than just a webshop, they give me alot of useful info and made sure my expectations were met. I was happy with the personal attendence by John and will... More 

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Melbourne, Vic
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

I contacted John at Siam Dive N Sail when I was researching live-aboards that went to Myanmar. He was very responsive and had a wealth of knowledge to share. After he asked some questions about what we were looking for, he was able to recommend a couple of different options, giving useful comparisons between the options. We ultimately chose Deep... More 

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John W, Owner at Siam Dive n Sail, responded to this review

Amy, thank you very much for taking the time to give us a thumbs-up on TripAdvisor. It was a pleasure working with you and I'm so happy you enjoyed being on the Deep Andaman Queen to the Mergui Archipelago in Myanmar. It's people like you who make our business such an everyday pleasure. We hope to see you again. Best... More 

London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

We booked our liveaboard trip through Siam Dive and Sail. It was so easy, and communication with John was easy as well (he answered all my questions, even the silly ones!) Would definitely use siam dive and sail again!

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John W, Owner at Siam Dive n Sail, responded to this review

Dear Fair, Thank you very much for your great review. We're very happy you booked your Oktavia trip through us and we hope you had a wonderful time on the boat. See you again next time! Best wishes, John and Bent More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

We have booked a diving livaboard in the Similan islands with Siam Dive and Sail on the SY Diva Andaman. Siam Dive and Sail were really helpful to choose the right trip and were really quick to answer our questions. Payment from oversees was very easy as well. The livaboard was exceptional and the description we had had from Siam... More 

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John W, Owner at Siam Dive n Sail, responded to this review

Dear Charline, Thank you for taking the time to review our services here in Phuket. I'm so happy to hear you enjoyed the diving trip we arranged, and am so happy to hear you received the information you wanted to receive and were able to make a good decision about what boat and trip to select. This is our goal... More 

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