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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 December 21, 2018 via mobile

วันนี้เป็นวันแรกที่ฉันได้ลองดำน้ำลึกกับ sea gypsy, มันเป็นประสบการณ์ที่ดีมาก ฉันดีใจมากที่ gianluca เป็นคนที่พาฉันดำน้ำ ตอนแรกฉันรู้สึกประหม่า ตื่นเต้น และตกใจ แต่ลูก้า ทำให้ฉันรู้สึกผ่อนคลายและไม่เป็นกังวล ลูก้าพาฉันไปดูในสิ่งที่ไม่เคยเห็น ประการังที่สวยงาม สัตว์ทะเลต่างๆที่ฉันเคยฝันว่าจะต้องเห็นให้ได้ และวันนี้ฉันก็ได้สัมผัสกับประสบการณ์ที่น่าตื่นเต้นนั้น วันนี้ฉันสนุกมาก ฉันตั้งใจว่าจะกลับมาดำน้ำกับพวกเค้าอีกครั้งในเร็วๆนี้ Thank you very much for the best experience of my first time diving in my life, you guys are very friendly to me, i feel so much...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Nalinrud
JoelDiving, Manager at Sea Gypsy Divers, responded to this reviewResponded December 31, 2018

Dear Nalin, thank you for this very nice review! We're very happy you enjoyed your first scuba experience, under the patient guidance of your instructor Gianluca. He mentioned that you did a great job overcoming some initial fear so that by the end you were...More

Reviewed December 21, 2018

We're advanced open water divers and just spent one day doing some recreational diving with sea gypsy divers. Their staff very friendly and approachable, they chatted with us over lunch and everything and made us very comfortable! Very professional overall, and we felt safe diving...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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JoelDiving, Manager at Sea Gypsy Divers, responded to this reviewResponded December 31, 2018

Hello, thank you very much for this nice review! We're so happy you enjoyed the day diving with us. I believe that day there was an unavoidable problem with the boat that we use normally, so we did have to use a different boat which...More

Reviewed December 19, 2018 via mobile

We went for a fun dive day with the Sea Gypsy divers. Meggy was extremely helpful making the arrangements for the day for us. Even arranged a taxi from our hotel as we were away from the normal pick up area. Joel and Meggy are...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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JoelDiving, Manager at Sea Gypsy Divers, responded to this reviewResponded December 19, 2018

Dear Chris, thanks so much for this great review! I felt very lucky that day to be diving with you and Kyley, not only with the variety of life we saw but also because you two were awesome and enthusiastic divers. Would be a treat...More

Reviewed December 17, 2018 via mobile

We just completed 3 days of recreational dives with Sea Gypsy Divers. Booking made through Meggy who is so prompt and accommodating. Hotel pick ups are always on time and the boat is comfortable and serves good food! Dives were lovely and it’s always done...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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JoelDiving, Manager at Sea Gypsy Divers, responded to this reviewResponded December 19, 2018

Dear Shan Ming, thank you guys so much for the nice words! Andrea had a lot of fun with you both. We all enjoyed having you nice guys with us for all those three days, was truly our pleasure. All the best and hope to...More

Reviewed December 15, 2018 via mobile

A really great family run dive shop. Good quality equipment and facilities. I did my open water and enjoyed it so much I went on to do the advanced. Diving around the phi phi islands was great, lots of beautiful gorgonia and the boat had...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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JoelDiving, Manager at Sea Gypsy Divers, responded to this reviewResponded December 19, 2018

Dear Sarah, thank you for your great review! We all really enjoyed having you with us and are very happy you decided to continue with your Advanced as well! Also glad you appreciated the beautiful gorgonia, it's one of Gianluca's favorites. Looking forward to the...More

Reviewed December 12, 2018

I emailed a few dive shops in Ao Nang for my PADI open water certification and Meggy was the fastest to reply (the most helpful and comprehensive too!). Sea Gypsy is a small dive school and they really treat everyone like family. I went with...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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JoelDiving, Manager at Sea Gypsy Divers, responded to this reviewResponded December 15, 2018

Dear Val, thank you very much for such a nice review! Was a great few days with you and your friends, and very happy that now you are also certified! Gianluca said that you were a great student, picking up the theory quickly and also...More

Reviewed December 10, 2018 via mobile

I am spending a few months in Krabi teaching English and diving with Sea Gypsy most weekends, and I must say if you are trying to decide on a dive shop to go diving or snorkeling with, you won’t regret going with Sea Gypsy! They’re...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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JoelDiving, Manager at Sea Gypsy Divers, responded to this reviewResponded December 15, 2018

Dear Stephanie, thank you for taking the time to leave this review! We are very happy to have you here in this area and looking forward to more great dives. Congratulations on completing your Advanced already... Complete with leopard shark... Can't beat that! Have a...More

Reviewed December 4, 2018 via mobile

I should start of by saying that I'm writing this review as an experienced dive professional. As someone that's had the good fortune of diving around the world with multiple dive companies, I know a thing or two about what to look for in a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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JoelDiving, Manager at Sea Gypsy Divers, responded to this reviewResponded December 15, 2018

Dear Andy, thank you so much for your excellent and thoughtful review! We are really glad you and Khan got to spend a few days with us. You are welcome back anytime (especially true if you bring more baked goods!) Thanks so much to you...More

Reviewed December 2, 2018

We had a brilliant afternoon with Luca and Andreas diving off Koh Phi Phi. I contacted about 4 dive schools around Krabi and Meggy's repsonse, whilst not much different to the others in terms of content and information, stood out as the most interested and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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JoelDiving, Manager at Sea Gypsy Divers, responded to this reviewResponded December 15, 2018

Hi James, thanks so much for your fantastic review! Gianluca and Andrea as well had a great time with you and Sarah, and certainly appreciate your kind words. We are all looking forward to the next time you will be back here diving with us!

Reviewed November 28, 2018 via mobile

Joel, Meggy, and Andre are very professional and knowledgeable about scuba and made my vacation the best experience of my life! I had 3 day dives with them and it got better and better after each day. They have such positive energy and attitudes, they...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank ryanrzarey
JoelDiving, Manager at Sea Gypsy Divers, responded to this reviewResponded December 15, 2018

Hi Ryan, thanks so much for this amazing review! You brought us much fun and laughs during your time with us. And you have an enthusiasm for diving that is unmatched! Really looking forward to the next time. All the best from all of us!

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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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