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Roctopus Dive

#13 of 104 Tours in Koh Tao
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I went to Koh Tao mainly to learn scuba diving and didn’t do my Open Water with Roctopus which I... read more

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Efe K
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Amazing experience!

I have nothing but good things to say about Roctopus! I completed my Open water course with... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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The Roctopus Dive team is a young, friendly and energetic collection of dive instructors from throughout the world. Handpicked because of their passion for the underwater world and first class knowledge and experience teaching people how to dive...more
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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11/2 Moo 1 | Sairee Beach, Koh Tao 84360, Thailand
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+66 77 456 611
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I went to Koh Tao mainly to learn scuba diving and didn’t do my Open Water with Roctopus which I will regret for the rest of my life. Fortunately I got my Advanced training with John from Roctopus and it couldn’t have been better. The...More

Thank Efe K
Reviewed 3 days ago

I have nothing but good things to say about Roctopus! I completed my Open water course with instructor John (and Ebba on the first afternoon) at Roctopus and had an amazing experience! I had the chance to finish my certification at Sail Rock which made...More

Thank Benjamin M
JayRoc83, Owner at Roctopus Dive, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Benjamin Congratulations on completing your OWC with John and Ebba! Super happy you enjoyed your time with us, Sail Rock is a great place to finish your OWC, so much marine life its insane! John is one of our head instructors he also has...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had the most amazing time diving with Rocktopus we started our mini diving holiday with fun diving, thankyou to the lovely Abbie who was super friendly and kind. We then went on to complete our advanced adventurer course while they took good care of...More

Thank Cassandra J
JayRoc83, Owner at Roctopus Dive, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Cassandra Congratulations on completing your Advanced course with Gary and Ebba! Great that your friend is now certified as now you can all dive together! Sail Rock is simple awesome and a must, while here on Koh Tao! Carry on diving and come back...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great dive company very professional making it safe and fun. A big shout out to Gary our instructor might of been cold in the water 😉 but he was an excellent warm hearted instructor with a genuine love of teaching people to dive and enjoy....More

Thank michelleblewitt
JayRoc83, Owner at Roctopus Dive, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Michelle Congratulations on completing your OWC with Gary! Super happy you enjoyed your time with us, welcome to the sub culture! Come back and see us real soon for some more awesome diving! Enjoy the rest of your travels. Roctopus Dive

Reviewed 4 days ago

I had the pleasure of earning my SSI advanced adventurer certification through Roctopus. Everyone I encountered in the shop was super friendly and eager to engage in conversation. I completed a total of 6 dives on 3 different days. I was instructed by 2 dive...More

Thank SeattleLB
JayRoc83, Owner at Roctopus Dive, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Lonnye Congratulations on completing your Advanced course with Matt and Tiago! Great to hear you working on your technique based on the comments from Matt and Tiago, Our instructors have worked all over the world and have a wealth of knowledge and experience and...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

When we arrived to Koh Tao the first thing we did was to look for a good divecenter. Being professionals and working with diving, we also looking for a professional yet a good feeling divecenter. Roctopus nailed all of our demands and more. Great team...More

Thank Kim_Bellman
JayRoc83, Owner at Roctopus Dive, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Kim Super happy to hear you had such a good dive experience with us and felt part of the team from the get go! We are one big happy dive family here and as soon as you walk through those Roctopus doors you become...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Roctopus Dive is a very professional Diving school, they participate in a monthly coral and reef clean up and educate their students how important it is to look after the island. They have a max of 4 students in one group, they start early so...More

Thank sandrasnandra
JayRoc83, Owner at Roctopus Dive, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Sandra Congratulations on completing your OWC and AA with Tiago! Everyone loves our small group sizes, its a nice size for interacting and getting the best out of the course as you get the personal attention you really deserve. We are one of six...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I has tiago as my instructor when i did The openwater20 course. One of The Best 3 days of my life. Also he made sure our diving video was hella entertaining and he's a genuinely Nice guy. Definitely request tiago when doing The diving courses.More

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JayRoc83, Owner at Roctopus Dive, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi there Congratulations on completing the OWC with Tiago! Great to hear that you enjoyed it so much and thought it was one of the best three days of your life! Now your certified you can dive anywhere in the world you have some more...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Me and my girlfriend did our Open Water 20 cert with Rocktopus and could not be happier. Being someone who does tons and tons of research, we spent a day in Koh Tao walking around to different dive shops and talking to get an idea...More

Thank Garrett C
JayRoc83, Owner at Roctopus Dive, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Garrett Congratulations on completing your OWC with Erik! Great to do some research before coming to the island as there are over a hundred dive schools here! I'm super happy you felt part of the team having walked through the doors and spoke to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my brother did our open water diving course here. Our instructor Desa was very enthusiastic and a good teacher. Felt safe at all times with Roctopus and had a great time and dived at some great spots. Would recommend to anyone visiting Koh...More

Thank jgroves12
JayRoc83, Owner at Roctopus Dive, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Jgroves Congratulations to you and your brother on completing the OWC with Desa! The course is great and only takes three and a half days to complete! Our instructors just love to teach and pass on their passion for diving. We are blessed with...More

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Sharath N
February 12, 2018|
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Response from bagpuss24 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there The try dive at roctopus costs 2000 bhat and is a one day diving experience, you meet at the shop at 10.30 am and meet your instructor and have a little theory session that lasts approx 45 mins. You then head out... More
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Joseph H
January 6, 2018|
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Response from JayRoc83 | Property representative |
Hey Joseph. 6am meet at the shop please. Thanks
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Travelqueen7177
December 20, 2017|
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Response from JayRoc83 | Property representative |
Hi there we do not provide accommodation with our dive packages, as there are so many cheap resorts you are able to book whist on koh tao. We can gladly recommend place to stay. For any further information please visit our... More
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