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Chalok Baan Kao Beach, Ko Tao 84360, Thailand
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Beach Bungalow + Diving
Alvaro Diving
Ranked #1 of 75 Specialty Lodging in Ko Tao
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW via mobile

Awesome diving school. With a huge boat and very friendly staff. Didnt stay in the bungalows there so i dont know anything about them. Bit they look nice and they directly on the beach/bay and next to the diving school.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

A great place to get certified, I'm sure. The people are laid back, I love the little cove they're on—a lovely part of Koh Tao. And their dive boat is beautiful. If we ever go back to Koh Tao, I'd stay in this area of the island. My friend and I have dived Thailand before and were looking forward to... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Two guys rocked up to Alvaro in July 2014 and went from complete novices to rescue divers in 10 days. Since then I have been diving at various sites in the UK and the Med, and this dive centre makes all of the others I've experienced look like cowboys. Let me get specific. Alvaro has: - top quality equipment. All... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Coming into diving a d doing my open water course I honestly expected not to fully enjoy it and be anxious underwater. But every instructor was so knowledgeable, experienced, and calm I immediately forgot about all of my worries and relaxed to have a good time. I don't think I have laughed more on this vacation than I did in... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It was fantastic!!! the was friendly and easy going.. i was nervous since i am not a good swimmer, i wont even jump in a pool with no one around. So the idea of going into the ocean was kind of creepy! But the instruction was quite cool and so was the rest of the team!!!! It is a professional... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It was my first trip to Thailand and my third experience diving, but I didn't really want to leave. I chose Alvaro Divers, honestly, based on the reviews it received here and I wasn't disappointed. The experience (from the initial email and reservation to finishing my 13th(!) dive) was exactly what I wanted. First: This location is in Chalok,a calm... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

As soon as your catamaran anchors at Ko-Tao, you'll see folks from scores of diving companies trying to impress you to go for diving with them. You won't see Alvaro in that crowd :) and Alvaro is the uncrowned King of Ko-Tao and kings don't need publicity - do they :) ? Through out Thailand, we found different kind of... More 

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Reus, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I dove in Koh Tao for the first time two years ago and I was flabbergasted to see such underwater sights. That’s why I decided to repeat the experience the following summer, when I went there again on my own and ready to stick around for two months, decided to do my Rescue and Divemaster course in this amazing dive... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We made our license (open water diver) at the Alvaro Diving School and it was perfect! We paid 8000 baht (200€) per person for the 3 day program. We were super lucky to have our own instructor, but they generally only have very small groups. Everyone at the school was super friendly and relaxed. The equipment and the boat is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Looking for a place to stay we had a nice chat with one of the staff. Nice super friendly guy was professional and presented their school in a honest way. I like that. Staff is nice experienced and they know what they doing. I had great time seen amazing water creatures and what is most important to me i feel... More 

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Address: Chalok Baan Kao Beach, Ko Tao 84360, Thailand
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Location: Thailand > Surat Thani Province > Ko Tao
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 20

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