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Sea Gypsy Divers

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Ao Nang, Thailand
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About Sea Gypsy Divers
PLEASE NOTE: Sea Gypsy Divers will be temporarily closed until August 25, 2019, as Meggy and Joel will welcome the newest little fish into the Sea Gypsy Family! See you after that! Sea Gypsy Divers is a small, family-run PADI Dive Center open as of October 2017. With an office in Ao Nang and shop in a quiet village nearby, we offer all PADI courses, fun diving, and snorkeling packages. We make use of our on-site swimming pool for all training courses. Our equipment is new as of September 2017 and offered free with every course or fun dive. Our experienced PADI Instructors teach with patience to calm the nerves of any first-timer. For certified divers, dive trips depart daily to either Koh Phi Phi islands or Ao Nang local islands.
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Get your PADI with Sea Gypsy Divers! In three days, complete a mix of classroom theory, pool work, and four open water dives to earn your PADI Open Water Diver certification. Learn with our safe and patient PADI Instructors, who will help you discover the beauty of Koh Phi Phi's world class dive sites.
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Alert!!! To those who hate long post, i apologized for the lengthy review 🙈🙊. Started off being worried about how it will be like diving underwater. Even asked a few of my friends who are certified divers about their experience. Most of them gave me...More

Thank jeziznutz
JoelDiving, Manager at Sea Gypsy Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Jasmine, thank you so much for this great and humbling review! It was a pleasure for me to teach you and Corine. You both came very prepared with all the work done, and showed an ability to learn quickly the techniques necessary to be...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Me and my friend took PADI open water course with Sea Gypsy last week and Joel was our instructor. he is very professional, patient, encouraging and friendly guy. We love how he always ensure we are in safe hands when we dive in ocean for...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Corine1228
JoelDiving, Manager at Sea Gypsy Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Corine, thank you so much for your kind words! It was a pleasure to do the course with you and Jasmine. Very good students, coming prepared with all the work done, and putting into practice very quickly the techniques necessary to be good divers....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Brilliant dive company, professional, great communication and service. Meggy and Joel organized everything perfectly, answering all questions before my trip, even accommodating a last minute request for a dive trip. I was fortunate to dive with Luca on my own, saw many great things underwater,...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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JoelDiving, Manager at Sea Gypsy Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Mark, thank you very much for your kind words! Was a pleasure having you with us for three days of diving at Phi Phi and Ao Nang local islands. We would be happy to welcome you back for more dives whenever you get the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My son really wanted to dive. I was a bit reluctant, because I didn't want his first dive to be a scary or bad experience. In the diveshop we spoke to Joel. He took the time for us en reassured us that it was gonna...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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JoelDiving, Manager at Sea Gypsy Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Frank, thanks so much for taking the time to leave this review! We are always thrilled to give a young kid like Ian a great first experience under the water. It was easy to see on the first day that he would take to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went two days Diving and were happy that we decided to go with Sea Gypsy divers. We can highly recommend this diving center. Good quality of equipment, complimentary lunch and drinks were good and a the boat was nice and convenient. The nice and...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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JoelDiving, Manager at Sea Gypsy Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Kevin and Anika, thank you so much for these kind words! It was our pleasure to have you diving with us for those two days. We were lucky with great conditions, visibility, and great choice of dive sites those days. Thank you for diving...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Sea Gypsy Diving were brilliant. Thet were really friendly with a warm welcome and great customer service. Luca was our instructor. He is a really friendly guy and gave us both a safe, educational fun 3 dives!:) We saw some incredible shoals of beautiful fish,...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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JoelDiving, Manager at Sea Gypsy Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Ryan, thank you so much for your nice review! We're really happy that you and Mark enjoyed the day, complete with baby shark! I've forwarded this to Luca as well, who had a great time with you guys that day. Would be our pleasure...More

Reviewed May 13, 2019

Before deciding to go with Sea Gypsy we talked to several diving shops, but in the end it was Sea Gypsy's amazing customer experience that made us chose to go with them. Maggy & Joel have truly been amazing all the way through. My bf...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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JoelDiving, Manager at Sea Gypsy Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Linda, thank you for your very nice words! We're so happy you got over your fear and ended up loving diving. Luca also appreciates your kind words. He definitely has a gift for helping to build confidence in new divers who are feeling a...More

Reviewed May 8, 2019 via mobile

My husband and I booked the discover scuba diving excursion, within an hour of booking online Joel was not only confirming our reservation he went out of his way to stop by our hotel to discuss the details in person to ensure we were taken...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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JoelDiving, Manager at Sea Gypsy Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Natalie, thanks so much for your great review! It was our pleasure having you and Jon with us that day. Really glad you enjoyed it and got to see a shark. That is a bucket list item for any diver. If you ever find...More

Reviewed May 5, 2019 via mobile

What a great dive shop, from the communication setting up the trip, transport from the hotel, the dive boat, the amazing service and friendly staff, all fantastic. With Sea Gypsy your well taken care of! I was reccomended by the shop back home for a...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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JoelDiving, Manager at Sea Gypsy Divers, responded to this reviewResponded May 6, 2019

Hi Bradford, thank you for your very nice words! We're really glad that you enjoyed the dives with Mark (who definitely knows where to sniff out those sharks!) We're only sorry that Nicole was not feeling so great and had to skip it. Hopefully you...More

Reviewed May 5, 2019 via mobile

Due to the good reviews on TripAdvisor and Google I decided to stop by at Sea Gypsy‘s store in the centre of Aonang to see if I want to do the PADI open water diving license there. Since my boyfriend already has his advanced diving...More

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JoelDiving, Manager at Sea Gypsy Divers, responded to this reviewResponded May 6, 2019

Dear Olivia, thank you so much for this great review! It was our pleasure having you and Thilo with us. Luca very much enjoyed the course with you, and diving with you both. He is a great instructor and I'm glad you felt that you...More

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varunahuja363
June 10, 2018|
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Response from JoelDiving | Property representative |
Hi Varun, thank you for your question and interest to dive with us. The easiest way to follow up with you about all the info, costs, and booking dates is via email. Please email us at info @ seagypsydivers . com (remove the... More
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Zairan0510
June 8, 2018|
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Response from JoelDiving | Property representative |
Hello Zairan, thank you for your question. Unfortunately we do not offer dive trips leaving in the afternoon, as all of our trips during this period are for Koh Phi Phi and leave earlier in the morning. If you would like to... More
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mothra72
May 2, 2018|
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Response from JoelDiving | Property representative |
Hi David, thanks very much for the interest to dive with us! Sorry to say that yes we did just close for the month of May. We will be back open the first week of June. Apologies that we can't take you this time, perhaps... More
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