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About Tioman Dive Centre
A dive centre with a personal touch. We will do our upmost to ensure that you have a safe and enjoyable day's diving at TDC. We are based within The Swiss Cottage Resort, at the southern end of Tekek Village, directly on the beachfront. We cater for experienced divers as well as those who have never dived before. We look forward to seeing you here soon!
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Pulau Tioman, Malaysia
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All reviews swiss cottage dive centre great diving an excellent teacher friendly staff step by step padi open water course in great condition thank you so much experience diving underwater life four days berjaya resort puffer fish big thanks keep up the good work spent days
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Reviewed November 2, 2018

My girl friend and I has completed for openwater and advanced course in TDC. It was really really FANTASTIC time for 6 days. It still seems to be hearing the word "Diving is fun" by instructor KAY who taught us. Actually at the first to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank SSangQal
Reviewed November 2, 2018 via mobile

The dive centre is very close to Berjaya resort. It’s not a big centre but the dive sites are all nearby and their location is therefore good. The staff are friendly and helpful. But like most dive centres it’s meant for new divers. They keep...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Harshrk
Reviewed October 26, 2018 via mobile

Small, welcoming, well-run dive shop. Equipment in good condition, clear briefing sessions, attentive instructors both prior to the dives and during. Would recommend without hesitation.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

Just come back from doing 4 dives with TDC. After arriving in Tioman I realised how many DCs there are to choose from! I'm feeling very lucky I had come across TDC and booked through them..from the first correspondence with Rosie, I felt welcomed and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank TrailBlazer630366
Reviewed October 11, 2018 via mobile

We (3 divers and 5 snorkelers) booked in advance from home via facebook. Quick we got all the information and very fair and good prices/conditions. When we arrived in the hotel, they already gave us the confirmation from the diving center. Pick up was on...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Pathfinder630694
Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

I did my open water course with Flo and I never thought my life will be forever changed with this experience. In the beginning it was fairly nerve wrecking for me, but towards the end of the 4 days course, I got the hang of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank emelyn_alexander
Reviewed September 15, 2018

We had just completed the PADI Open Water Course with TDC over the last long weekend, and four days later all we could think about is planning for our next dive! The whole experience with TDC was just awesome, from asking about availability right through...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank syahirhakim
Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

Rosie Cotton of Tioman Dive Centre was very prompt to answer my queries that I sent thru’ emails. The informative response helped to clear my doubts and helped me and my family to plan our trip, time and budget. The dive centre is just at...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank rosellawatee
Reviewed September 9, 2018

Warning: Serious withdrawal symptoms from our first diving experience! The relaxing atmosphere, chill vibes, personal touch of the diving centre. The 'out-of-the-world' experience underwater. Amazing marine animals and beautiful corals. And of course, our instructor, Olga that complements each of these aspects with her professionalism,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank WilsonLimSG
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

Friendly staff and crew. Special thanks to our dive master Flo and to Rosie who was so sweet to give us the free baller and discount. You guys rock, thank you. Dive was seamless and hassle free. 👌

Date of experience: August 2018
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November 11, 2018|
Response from RosieCotton85 | Property representative |
Hi there, We will be closing for the monsoon season on 18th November, and re-opening on 1st February 2019.. Bookings for the 2019 season will be taken from 1st January, so just drop us an email after this date for your... More
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October 7, 2018|
Response from RosieCotton85 | Property representative |
Hi there, Thanks for your question. We will be closing on the 18th November, but we expect the conditions to be good for diving until then. Often, the conditions underwater actually get better towards the end of the... More
August 12, 2018|
Response from RosieCotton85 | Property representative |
Hi there, From Berjaya you can reach us easily. We don't have transport to bring you to the dive centre, however you can take a taxi from the main gates of Berjaya (3 minutes) or you cal walk over the hill to TDC in about 20... More