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Similan Scuba

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Similan Scuba is a small dive centre and retail shop located in the centre of Khao Lak. We offer a wide selection of diving and snorkelling overnight trips, as well as diving and snorkelling day trips. While working as an instructor for 5 year on...more
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26/138 Moo 7, Khuk Khak, Takuapa, Phang Nga, Khao Lak 82220, Thailand
+66 98 689 9969
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All reviews fantastic trip local diving dive sites fun divers great diving dive trip excellent service richelieu rock these guys andy equipment koh shop teacher crew khao boat
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Being a PADI instructor my wife and I where looking for that personal touch for some diving in Khao Lak. Well we found Similan Scuba. We met with Andy and Irada (his awesome wife) and they helped (recommend) us to book one of the most...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank perry p
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I did my open water certification with the owner, Andy, 5 years ago and I think it speaks volumes about his character that when I recently came back to go on a liveaboard to the Similans that I came here to book it. I told...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Dino123456789
Reviewed July 19, 2018

Awesome people that live to dive. They take you on a magical experience. They speak diff. languages, will help you with whatever you need, and are verry relaxing. No rush to dive and get the next.. Your holiday your time to relax enjoy and be...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank roegiersmiguel
Reviewed March 30, 2018 via mobile

If you’re looking for an affordable dive trip with great food, amazing crew, teeming-with-life waters, you ought to visit Similan Islands with Similan Scuba! The owner, Andy, and his wife were simply lovely and helpful people, looking to customise your trip according to your needs....More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Similanscubaandy, Manager at Similan Scuba, responded to this reviewResponded April 6, 2018

Thanks for the review and we are so happy you had a great time!!! Can't wait to see you guys again :)

Reviewed March 9, 2018 via mobile

Many thanks to Andy and his team Similan Scuba for the excellent organization of trip to Richelieu Rock !!! Sincerely, Victor.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Alik K
Similanscubaandy, Manager at Similan Scuba, responded to this reviewResponded April 6, 2018

Thank you so much for the review. We are really glad you had a great time and hope to see you again soon

Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

We scheduled our Open Water Dive certification with Andy and Irada. Execellent communication. Fabulous service and wonderful people. Did a liveaboard. 6 dives in 2 days and saw a whale shark in the trip. WOW!!

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Laura B
Similanscubaandy, Manager at Similan Scuba, responded to this reviewResponded April 6, 2018

Hi Laura, thanks for the review. I had a great time with you guys on the course and was also super excited to see the whale shark as you might have noticed!! Can't wait to go diving with you guys again :)

Reviewed February 28, 2018 via mobile

During our stay in Khao Lak we booked all our diving trips in Similan Scuba - service was great, we received all the needed advice, Andy even joined one of the trips even himself to look after our two junior divers. Also the equipment was...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Andraz O
Similanscubaandy, Manager at Similan Scuba, responded to this reviewResponded April 6, 2018

Thank you for the review. Glad you had a great time and i really enjoyed the day trip out. The two divers where amazing for there age and hopefully see your family again :)

Reviewed February 10, 2018 via mobile

Similar scuba organised all of my scuba activities whiles I was in Khao lak, with a smile and great service. The dive equipment is low cost great condition and good quality. Best tours I would highly recommend.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Sammy147
Reviewed February 8, 2018 via mobile

Thanks Andy and Irada for a really spectacular experience. The equipment was good, the boat and crew were wonderful and Ferri and Victor kept things well organized. It was a lot of fun!

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank sandyh955
Reviewed February 3, 2018 via mobile

Both inexperienced divers, and we had the time of our lives... Great reception, followed by a professional course tot get us up tot speed. Ten followed by an excellent open water experience... The transfer to, and the accomodation were terrific. If you don't want you...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Response from Similanscubaandy | Property representative |
hi guys, unfortunately the diving season off Khao Lak is closed due to monsoon season. The Similan National Park is closed from the 15th May till the 15th of October every year, so there are no boats allowed to head out... More