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The Diver's Boat

298 reviews
#24 of 108 Tours in Koh Tao
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Koh Tao, Thailand
About The Diver's Boat
The Diver's Boat is well known as one of the most comfortable boats for courses, fun diving and tours on Koh Tao. Are you looking for the different experience? Our boat is quite big for around 20 divers, full equiped with everything what you need. No carrying of equipment ... just check in and enjoy the spacious decks. If you like to aviod the crowds, to sleep long and to see the most impressive dives site around, our regular schedule (starting at 11am) is perfect for you. • Diving courses for all levels, from beginner to divemaster • Specialties courses (SSI + Padi) • Famous fun dive-trips like the 4s (Southwest Pineacle, Samran, Sail rock and Nightdive at Shark Island) every thursday.
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31 reviews
Arrange to earn your diving Open Water Certification while visiting Thailand's Koh Tao. Your efforts to get certified during this multi-day tour will include watching some educational videos and executing dives up to 60 feet (18 meters), where you'll see some of the area's most spectacular marine life and coral gardens. Diving gear, instruction, and four dives are included as well as snacks and beverages.
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$362.51 per adult
Half-Day 3 Fun Dives in Koh Tao
13 reviews
Certified divers will be spoiled for choice at Koh Tao island, but with limited time, this half-day cruise is the perfect choice. Enjoy three thrilling scuba dives at dive sites such as Green Rock, Twins, and the HTTMS Sattakut wreck; look out for rays, moray eels, and green turtles; and enjoy a delicious buffet lunch on-board.
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$88.98 per adult
17 reviews
Make four dives near Koh Tao and Koh Phangan with a professional instructor that will show you the best places to see underwater wildlife. The first dive is South West Pinnacle, at 20- to 90-foot (6- to 28-meter), to see whale sharks, snapper, barracuda, and more. You'll also dive Sail Rock for a chance to view bull sharks; Samran Pinnacle for clams, corals, and anemones perched on rocks; and, finally, Shark Island with a swim-through starting at 65 feet (20 meters).
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$148.30 per adult
2 Day Fun Dive around Koh Tao with All-in Liveaboard
1 review
Experience the ultimate in scuba diving during a 3-night live-aboard tour from Koh Tao. Hop into the waters of the Gulf of Thailand with your guide for eight dives at some of the region’s 26 premier sites, like HTMS Sattakut or Famous Sail Rock. Your tour includes three nights of accommodation on the boat, and a choice of western or Thai meals, and snacks throughout the day.
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$411.95 per adult
2 Day Advanced Adventurer around Koh Tao
1 review
Join this 2 day course and become an SSI's Advanced Adventurer on our spacy and comfortable Thai fishing boat customized in a perfect diving vessel. Discover Koh Tao's underwater life with a professional instructor that will lead you to try out a variety of specialty courses.
With the Advanced Adventurer Program, you will have the chance to try out 5 different specialties and complete one open water training dive per specialty. The dive you choose can be applied to your Advanced Adventurer certification.
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$329.56 per adult
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Reviewed April 24, 2019 via mobile

We did 3 dives with Sebastian one of the dive masters at the shop and it was amazing. The staff is awesome and we saw a ton of marine life including rays, barracuda, sea turtles, eel and a ton of fish. There were only 4...More

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balooDiving, dive manager at The Diver's Boat, responded to this reviewResponded April 24, 2019

Thanks Peter for your comment, we try to do a personal dive. See you a next time

Reviewed February 9, 2019 via mobile

Learning of quality, simplicity, no crowds, friendly are the best words to describe The Diver’s Boat. Don’t hesitate if you are looking for this kind of dive center on Koh Tao. Avoid factory schools guys ! Thanks a lot to the The Diver’s Boat staff.

Date of experience: February 2019
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balooDiving, dive manager at The Diver's Boat, responded to this reviewResponded February 9, 2019

Welcome Victor and see you nearly

Reviewed January 16, 2019 via mobile

I did my Open Water followed immediately by the Advanced Adventurer on the 4S trip. Great instructor and the 4S trip is just AMAZING. I highly recommend it.

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balooDiving, dive manager at The Diver's Boat, responded to this reviewResponded January 16, 2019

Yes the 4S it s a good moment to do Advanced Adventured..... thanks

Reviewed January 9, 2019 via mobile

I had a great experience diving with divers boat. I took my advanced course and then decided to stay 10 more days to dive with baloo and caro. The reasons are the boat, very spacious, not too busy and confortable, everyone is extremly nice and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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balooDiving, Gérant at The Diver's Boat, responded to this reviewResponded January 10, 2019

Hi Yang, Thank you so much for this great review and your engagement to protect our oceans. It was a real pleasure to teach you as you were so kine to learn and we hope that you will spread the word to many people. See...More

Reviewed January 5, 2019

The perfect way to dive on Koh Tao. As you leave mid-morning when you arrive at the first dive site (South West Pinnacle) The other boats are leaving and you have the entire dive site to yourselves. Samaran Pinnacle can only be found by GPS...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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balooDiving, dive manager at The Diver's Boat, responded to this reviewResponded January 6, 2019

Thanks Darren, yes we are only us we do 4S trip.... specially Samran. See you a next time.

Reviewed December 29, 2018 via mobile

Just an amazing diving center completely different in Ko Tao. Forget about overcrowded diving centers you may found over there. Baloo, the owner, will take everything in charge before your arrrival. From good advises for hotels, transportation... to warm welcoming. The best... diving itself. Tailor...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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balooDiving, dive manager at The Diver's Boat, responded to this reviewResponded December 29, 2018

Thanks for your comment I try to do something different of the over dive center...... See you next time

Reviewed December 14, 2018

This a a great way to spend a day diving on different sites. The boat, divers and everything is really enjoyable. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: April 2018
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balooDiving, dive manager at The Diver's Boat, responded to this reviewResponded January 16, 2019

Thanks Tony for your comment.... we try to be different......

Reviewed December 6, 2018 via mobile

First diving experience. Balou the instructor is cool, funny, professional, and make you feel safe from the beggining to the end. Really thank you and your team. Open Water done without stress. Don't miss it if you stay in Ko Tao!!! CheersMore

Date of experience: December 2018
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balooDiving, dive manager at The Diver's Boat, responded to this reviewResponded December 6, 2018
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Ça fait drôle qu un français qui vit en Espagne me fasse un (très bon) commentaire en anglais. Mais je...More

Reviewed November 25, 2018

A group of us booked the Divers Boat to dive Southwest, Samran and Sail Rock. We are all experienced divers with most of us living and working on the island in the dive industry, and after working on multiple dive boats around Koh Tao i...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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balooDiving, dive manager at The Diver's Boat, responded to this reviewResponded November 28, 2018

Thanks for your comment and you do the best dive site of koh tao on one day....

Reviewed November 22, 2018

My wife and I booked a live-aboard with The Diver's Boat, our 1st so we weren't sure what to expect, and what we got was a quirky fun adventure. The Diver's Boat is a top notch dive shop with world class instruction. Tierry might seem...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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balooDiving, dive manager at The Diver's Boat, responded to this reviewResponded November 28, 2018

I thank you for this comment thanks to that we will be able to improve our service. In talking with the captain that night because of the waves he could not park somewhere else you would move all the time.

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Hi, Your certification is available for all your life but because you don't dive about a long time you need a refresh. And after you can do what you want on fun dive.... May be see you nearly Baloo
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