We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Real Divers

Features Animals
Opens in 1 min: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Open today: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Real Divers
Booking unavailable on TripAdvisor

Want other options you can book now?
All photos (1,301)
All photos (1,301)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent94%
  • Very good4%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“dive shop”(40 reviews)
“these guys”(57 reviews)
“scuba diving”(40 reviews)
About
Real Divers is a British family run PADI 5 STAR dive center, we run daily dive and snorkeling trips as well as all PADI courses to the Pattaya Coral Islands and Samae San Islands. Real Divers offer the best and easiest option for first time divers...more
Opens in 1 min
Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
See all hours
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Contact
334/117 Moo 12,Soi Welcome, Jomtien Beach Rd, Pattaya 20260, Thailand
Website
+66 87 602 1411
Call
Improve This Listing
Recommended experiences in and around Pattaya
from $38.83
More Info
from $20.35
More Info
Reviews (430)
Filter reviews
387 results
Traveler rating
362
18
3
0
4
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
362
18
3
0
4
Show reviews that mention
All reviews dive shop these guys scuba diving dive master open water rescue diver course instructor james yo yo great diving experienced instructors weather conditions marine life padi certification sea sickness fun dives sea turtles unforgettable experience
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 387 reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago

Booked a days speedboat diving package with Real Divers for my short visit to Pattaya. Booking from UK was handled very efficiently and well communicated with local pick up all arranged. The days diving was great. As the only certified diver onboard today, i had...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank DavidW1999
Real D, Owner at Real Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi David, Thanks for the great review about your dive trip with RD. James is a fun guy to dive with he has a lot of knowledge of the local dive sites and offers some very good diving advice as well. The Reef Seeker saves...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a super overdued review. I dived with Real Divers 1 year ago, in May. My friend had her discover scuba and I am just joining for fun dives. Friendly people on the boat with lots of jokes. It is a really good memory...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank berrybird99
Real D, Owner at Real Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Berrybird99, Thanks for the very nice review about the Padi Discover scuba diving. The team are very friendly and like to spend time talking to our customers and playing jokes lol. I am glad you have a nice memory of your dive trip with...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were recommended Real Divers by a friend so we headed over to book a couple of dives. It was great that Neil was so honest and said that the trip on the following day wasn’t suitable for more experienced divers so we would be...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank CuddlyDuck
Real D, Owner at Real Divers, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Divers, Thank you for the great review about your days diving with team RD.The team will always tell you whats on the boat whats the weather doing and so on as this information helps you to decide what day you would like to go...More

Reviewed March 3, 2019 via mobile

The dive team was amazing! Rather than an hour and a half on a huge boat, they provide you with a speed boat and you are to the dive site in less than a half hour. There was a captain and two dive instructors for...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank kc_cookiez
Real D, Owner at Real Divers, responded to this reviewResponded March 3, 2019

Hi Cookiez, Thank you for the great review about your scuba diving with team RD. The Reef Seeker is great we get you onto the dive and into the water before the other dive boats get their so you get the chance to see more...More

Reviewed March 2, 2019

I had always wanted to try scuba diving and decided to do it during my trip to Pattaya. Real Divers delivered an awesome experience from start to finish. I talked to Neil who set me up. I was picked up at my hotel and taken...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank srf1516
Real D, Owner at Real Divers, responded to this reviewResponded March 3, 2019

Hi Diver, Thank you for the very nice review about your Padi Discover scuba divng. Neil is very good at giving you the information you will need about scuba diving the team have a lot of experience and this helps the new divers to chill...More

Reviewed March 1, 2019 via mobile

The staff at Real Divers are AWESOME! I did the openwater certification with these guys and they were so patient, professional, and friendly. I took the course as a gift to my husband (he already has his advanced scuba certification) but the guys at Real...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank crev2013
Real D, Owner at Real Divers, responded to this reviewResponded March 1, 2019

Hi Vita, Thank you for the great review about your Padi Open water and Advanced course with team RD. The team are very friendly and like to have a laugh with all our customers on the boat and a few beers after scuba diving at...More

Reviewed February 25, 2019 via mobile

I booked a diving trip with Real Divers For 23 feb 2019. After arriving in Pattaya on 21st I became sick with vertigo as confirmed by a doctor. On the 22nd morning I tried to postpone the trip from 23rd to 24 or26th. The response from Real Divers...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank susanwidjaja
Real D, Owner at Real Divers, responded to this reviewResponded February 25, 2019

Hi Susan, We do have a cancellation policy which you were told in the first email i sent you, that if the trip is called off Red flagged by the Royal Thai coastguard we will give a full refund on the deposit, we do also...More

Reviewed February 25, 2019 via mobile

We did a 2 tank discover scuba dive today and it was great. The dive masters stayed very close to those who needed it and gave the others a bit more freedom. They took us to spots where we saw plentiful fish, coral, and a...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank M9540YUracheln
Real D, Owner at Real Divers, responded to this reviewResponded February 26, 2019

Hi Divers, Thank you for the great review about your Padi Discover scuba diving with team RD. The Team is very safety conscious with our new divers making sure they feel really good and that they are enjoying the dives. We know some of the...More

Reviewed February 24, 2019

Hands down the best scuba shop in Pattaya! Having moved to Thailand after a ten year surface interval, I made the mistake of going with a different shop for my refresher. After languishing for a full day on one of the big boats for only...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank migueli257
Real D, Owner at Real Divers, responded to this reviewResponded February 26, 2019

Hi Migs, Thanks for the great review about your time and making the dive courses at RD. The Reef Seeker is a real plus for our Bangkok Divers no more getting up at the crack of dawn to make the dive trip. The local wrecks...More

Reviewed February 23, 2019 via mobile

I researched them and was expecting their speed boat, which they use to say get you to the far islands in 30 minutes. I did not make a reservation and the 2 owners blame me for my complaints We took a 45 minute ride to...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank McLawyer_Nevada
Real D, Owner at Real Divers, responded to this reviewResponded February 26, 2019

I think we both know really what happened this day and I’m surprised that you didn’t mention anything about my Divemaster who had to do an under water rescue on you and assist you to the surface because you panicked because you couldn’t clear your...More

View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 514 nearby hotels
Shakespeare Inn
28 reviews
.01 miles away
The Now Hotel
135 reviews
.08 miles away
Malee Jomtien
10 reviews
.15 miles away
Inn Residence
29 reviews
.15 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 1,348 nearby restaurants
Laong's Bistro
226 reviews
.46 miles away
Richman Poorman Guesthouse Restaurant and Bar
75 reviews
.56 miles away
D Varee Inspiration Sky Bar
62 reviews
.37 miles away
Nui Pizza
8 reviews
.09 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 437 nearby attractions
2 for the road
7 reviews
.80 miles away
Jomtien Beach Night Market
202 reviews
.67 miles away
Three Kingdoms Park
68 reviews
.81 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
mactry
February 16, 2019|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Real D | Property representative |
Hi please can you go to our website and you will see all the information about the Padi Openwater course or send me an email and ill send you the info back cheers Neil
1
Vote
farabif2018
December 23, 2018|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Real D | Property representative |
Hi yes we do Discover scuba diving is fun to make and non swimmers can join in as well please send me an email and ill send you more information on this.
0
Votes
LindaBMarshall
November 17, 2018|
Answer
Response from Real D | Property representative |
Hi Thanks for the message the location is out of our taxi zone so you would have to make your own way to Jomtien and back after the boat trip. The price is 2,000 baht per person. If you need anymore information please send... More
0
Votes