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Phuket Scuba Club

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225 Koktanod Road, Kata Beach, Karon, Phuket 83100, Thailand
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Very helpful dive shop with lovely owner

We dove as a family with two kids, and Chantel was super friendly, especially with our youngest... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
steven_nagoya
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Nagoya, Japan
Long awaited return...

The last time I dive with Chantal and Kevan was 2010, so I was anxious to see how things were... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
mr_ed_stl
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St. Louis, USA
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PADI Center specializing in diver education, daily dive tours, private charters and Liveaboard Cruises. Club is the emphasis of our operation. Personalised service, professional diver education and Divmaster services. We can also assist with arranging accommodation located closely to both of our shops in Kata.
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225 Koktanod Road, Kata Beach, Karon, Phuket 83100, Thailand
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We dove as a family with two kids, and Chantel was super friendly, especially with our youngest. Chantel was accomodating and knowledgeable about the whole process. Since it was high season, we expected a very busy boat, but it was not bad at all. The...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The last time I dive with Chantal and Kevan was 2010, so I was anxious to see how things were. Unfortunately, Kevan has passed away recently (RIP Kevan), leaving Chantal to run the whole show. Despite challenges with the boats (nearly the entire fleet is...More

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Ring0, Owner at Phuket Scuba Club, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

It was really great to see you again especially after all those years. It was also lovely to meet your awesome family. Thanks for coming back to dive with the club and for sharing a couple of beers afterwards......just like the old days! Take care...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Honestly one of the best days of our trip. Chantel was really helpful, always quick to answer any questions we had. We were picked up on time, taken to the port and put on the correct boat seamlessly. We were met by our instructor Cami...More

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Ring0, Owner at Phuket Scuba Club, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

It was lovely meeting you both and pleased to hear that you enjoyed your day out on the daytrip boat to Racha Yai. It is a pity that you did not have more time to complete the full Open Water Course as your Instructor was...More

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Reviewed May 16, 2018 via mobile

With only ten dives of experience I simply popped into the shop in Kata to see what options were still available as it was already out of main season. After having a great talk to Chantal the owner and thinking about it for a day,...More

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Ring0, Owner at Phuket Scuba Club, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your Advanced course with us and thank you so much for reviewing our dive club! This is a great course and a lot of fun. It certainly gives you more confidence with your diving skills. Hope...More

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Reviewed April 4, 2018

I went to the diveshop on Karon beach on a friday afternoon with no booking or previous contact of any kind, to ask about the PADI Open Water certification. The following day, I went back to the shop to pick up the open water diver...More

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Reviewed March 13, 2018

Good little shop that does shore dives and longtail dives from Karon beach area. Friendly staff and good location at the southern end of Karon.

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Reviewed March 2, 2018 via mobile

Chantelle and the team take great pride in ensuring the right experience is created for you. I was a first time diver and my fiancé is rather experienced but they found a day trip that worked for both of us. I found them knowledgable, safety...More

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Reviewed February 18, 2018

I did my first Discover Scuba Dive with my teenage son in Dec 2017 with Marcelo. He was very patient and we both enjoyed it. I came back to Phuket in Feb 2018, and did the PADI Open Water Course with Helen. She is such...More

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Reviewed February 9, 2018 via mobile

Had an amazing couple of days completing my advanced open water with Jakob, really easygoing and made us all feel very confident in the water. Would definitely recommend.

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Reviewed February 9, 2018 via mobile

Great day scuba diving with instructor Jakob. We are now advanced divers! I was apprehensive about diving deep but Jakob helped me overcome my fears! Such a fun day! Thank you. We’ll be back.

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Avinash10-AJ
December 31, 2016|
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Hi Avinash...for some reason my email to you will not respond to your email address. Would you mind sending me another email contact address? Apologies for the inconvenience. I will send you the details asap. Hope to hear... More
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monicawws
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Hi As you come out of our hotel onto the road, turn left. Walk until the junction and turn left again. Phuket Scuba Club is a couple of 100 meters on the left hand side virtually next to the Kata Hot Yoga. All in all the... More
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