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Indepth Dive Centre

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Indepth Dive Centre PADI 5* IDC & TecRec Centre S-36108, formed in 2002, is owned and managed by British PADI Course Director Chris Owen. Chris has 25 years experience of diving and managing dive centres in both the Gulf of Thailand and on the...more
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43/39 Moo 5, Chalong, Phuket Town, Phuket 83130, Thailand
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a day spare and phoned the night before. All was arranged with no fuss or hassle, we were picked up and taken to the boat. Did two lovely dives on Racha Noi. Great dive centre, efficient and courteous staff, can thoroughly recommend this place.

Date of experience: February 2019
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chrisoH1312FR, Owner at Indepth Dive Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write and let us know your feedback. VERY PLEASED you enjoyed your dives with us and looking forward to diving with you next time!! Happy Diving, Chris and The Indepth Dive Team

Reviewed November 19, 2018 via mobile

Got my instructor certification from Chris in 2009. Extremely professional and covers everything bery clearly. Made the examination a pice of cake. Tim Zuercher Former Police Diver Lead trainer at the BRPTC, Iraq (Bagdad River Patrol Training Center)More

Date of experience: December 2017
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chrisoH1312FR, Manager at Indepth Dive Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Tim, Thanks for taking the time to write a Review, I have only just seen it. It was an awesome IDC program that you were on, not that all my IDC programs aren't awesome. Very pleased to have watched your growth of the years...More

Reviewed October 7, 2018

Chris is really nice ever since my first email inquiry. He recommended the boat Latitude for my family including my wife and four-year-old daughter, which turns out to be perfect for us. The boat is really comfortable and the day trip to Racha Yai is...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Chris O, Owner at Indepth Dive Centre, responded to this reviewResponded October 8, 2018

Thank you for your review Howard, that is very kind of you, and AWESOME to hear you had a great day out with us. It was great to have you guys spend time with us and we very much look forward to seeing you next...More

Reviewed April 15, 2018

From the first e-mail to our final dive Indepth Dive (Chris) was outstanding. We (wife plus 2 kids, 11 and 14yrs) wanted to complete our Open Water referral dives in Thailand. Chris recommended boat 4 (complete with paddle boards, slide, kayaks and rib to the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Chris O, Owner at Indepth Dive Centre, responded to this reviewResponded April 15, 2018

Hi Carl, THANK YOU for your feedback and Trip Advisor Review!!! GREAT to hear you enjoyed your time with us. We thought Boat 4 would suit you and your family, and I thought Sean would be the perfect instructor for you and the family. We...More

Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

I’m so pleased I chose In-depth to complete my Padi Open Water Certification, I was impressed at how much the company is involved in promoting and raising funds for Marine Conservation through various social media. My Instructor for the course Michael Taylor was faultless, very...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Chris O, Owner at Indepth Dive Centre, responded to this reviewResponded April 15, 2018

Hi Aroona, THANK YOU for much for your Trip Advisor Review and your feedback, Very, very pleased to hear you enjoyed your time with us. Also very happy to hear you had an awesome Liveaboard to the Similan Islands and your Advanced Open Water Course....More

Reviewed March 23, 2018

We just completed our PADI certification with Indepth and we couldn't have had a better experience. From the first interaction, these guys were SO helpful and went above and beyond to accommodate unusual scheduling needs of ours. There are bigger "chop shop" type dive shops...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Chris O, Owner at Indepth Dive Centre, responded to this reviewResponded April 15, 2018

Hi Heidi and family, Thank you for your Review and feedback, very, very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your time with us. We are indeed a small shop, we prefer to focus on small, personal, and professional courses, and it looks like it worked...More

Reviewed March 12, 2018

My fiancé and I flew all the way from Edmonton, Alberta, Canada so he could get certified in PADI training last January. The weather was great. Chris helped us find accommodations and transportation through his many contacts. There was a nice pool to practice skills...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Chris O, Owner at Indepth Dive Centre, responded to this reviewResponded March 16, 2018

Hi Claudette - it was awesome to have you both over for 3 months and we are so pleased that Victor and yourself enjoyed your time here with us!! Victor's Rescue, Divemaster and IDC were fantastic and I am pleased you enjoyed the dive trips...More

Reviewed December 31, 2017 via mobile

Excellent communication from the word go, took time to answer my many questions, really felt that Chris was going above and beyond for me. Had a great time getting my advanced open water. Would highly recommend Chris and the team.

Date of experience: November 2017
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Chris O, Owner at Indepth Dive Centre, responded to this reviewResponded January 18, 2018

Hi Lucy, Many thanks for your feedback, GREAT to hear your enjoyed your PADI Advanced Open Water Course and your Liveaboard to The Similan Islands! Thank you again for the feedback and we hope to see you back next year !! Chris, Mike and Oor

Reviewed December 26, 2017

Out Standing PADI Dive Centre and Amazing Instructors had a very good experience .Michael Taylor was my Instructor and i must say he is very good Instructor .Chris owen owns the business and he is a well reputed Instructor many people got trained from him...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Chris O, Owner at Indepth Dive Centre, responded to this reviewResponded January 18, 2018

Hi Syed, Many thanks for your review here, apologies for the delay in replying but we are in Peak Season now. GLAD to hear your have enjoyed your diving with us here on Phuket and FANTASTIC to hear you are coming back for your Divemaster...More

Reviewed December 26, 2017 via mobile

I just completed my OWD with Mike...what can I say, very professional and patient instructor, really super. I was very worried at the beginning but now I can say that I had a very nice experience and after 3 days of hard work today I...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Chris O, Owner at Indepth Dive Centre, responded to this reviewResponded January 18, 2018

Hi Salvo, Thanks for the review, much appreciated and as you said it was just the beginning :) see you in two weeks for your Advanced Open Water Course !! Chris

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