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Phuket Scuba Club

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225 Koktanod Road, Kata Beach, Karon, Phuket 83100, Thailand
+66 76 600 263
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A great day diving in Phuket

We finished our Thailand vacation in Phuket and wanted to spend a day diving while we were there. I... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Scott F
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Smithtown, New York
Brilliant family experience

I been to Phuket Scuba Club many times-I expect the highest standards and for me this is the best... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
Elaine C
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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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PADI Center specializing in diver education, daily dive tours, private charters and Liveaboard Cruises. Club is the emphasis of our operation. Personalised service, professional diver education and Divmaster services. We can also assist with arranging accommodation located closely to both of our shops in Kata.
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“dive shop” (28 reviews)
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225 Koktanod Road, Kata Beach, Karon, Phuket 83100, Thailand
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+66 76 600 263
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"dive shop"
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"open water course"
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"diving experience"
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"liveaboard trip"
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"fun diving"
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"racha yai"
in 14 reviews
"would highly recommend this place"
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"rescue diver course"
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"richelieu rock"
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"similan islands"
in 9 reviews
"experienced divers"
in 8 reviews
"great dive"
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"marine life"
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"lion fish"
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"my partner"
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"southern end"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We finished our Thailand vacation in Phuket and wanted to spend a day diving while we were there. I chose PSC based on many of the reviews here and we were not disappointed. I setup the trip with Chantel before we left and she was...More

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Reviewed 9 July 2018

I been to Phuket Scuba Club many times-I expect the highest standards and for me this is the best in Phuket. (I always stay at the Boathouse and the Phuket Scuba Club is 2 mins walk away just across the road and to the left...More

Thank Elaine C
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Ring0, Owner at Phuket Scuba Club, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

As always is was really lovely seeing you and your Mom again. I also enjoyed our usual Wine - o' - Clock's together at your hotel. Otherwise it was a pleasure meeting your nieces and we are pleased that they enjoyed their course with us...More

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Reviewed 19 June 2018

We dove as a family with two kids, and Chantel was super friendly, especially with our youngest. Chantel was accomodating and knowledgeable about the whole process. Since it was high season, we expected a very busy boat, but it was not bad at all. The...More

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Ring0, Owner at Phuket Scuba Club, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2018

It was a pleasure meeting you and your family and thank you so much for taking the time to review our dive club. I am glad that it all worked out well in the end (with the time error issue). The most important thing was...More

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Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

The last time I dive with Chantal and Kevan was 2010, so I was anxious to see how things were. Unfortunately, Kevan has passed away recently (RIP Kevan), leaving Chantal to run the whole show. Despite challenges with the boats (nearly the entire fleet is...More

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Ring0, Owner at Phuket Scuba Club, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2018

It was really great to see you again especially after all those years. It was also lovely to meet your awesome family. Thanks for coming back to dive with the club and for sharing a couple of beers afterwards......just like the old days! Take care...More

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Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

Honestly one of the best days of our trip. Chantel was really helpful, always quick to answer any questions we had. We were picked up on time, taken to the port and put on the correct boat seamlessly. We were met by our instructor Cami...More

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Ring0, Owner at Phuket Scuba Club, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

It was lovely meeting you both and pleased to hear that you enjoyed your day out on the daytrip boat to Racha Yai. It is a pity that you did not have more time to complete the full Open Water Course as your Instructor was...More

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Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

With only ten dives of experience I simply popped into the shop in Kata to see what options were still available as it was already out of main season. After having a great talk to Chantal the owner and thinking about it for a day,...More

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Ring0, Owner at Phuket Scuba Club, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your Advanced course with us and thank you so much for reviewing our dive club! This is a great course and a lot of fun. It certainly gives you more confidence with your diving skills. Hope...More

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Reviewed 5 April 2018

I went to the diveshop on Karon beach on a friday afternoon with no booking or previous contact of any kind, to ask about the PADI Open Water certification. The following day, I went back to the shop to pick up the open water diver...More

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Reviewed 14 March 2018

Good little shop that does shore dives and longtail dives from Karon beach area. Friendly staff and good location at the southern end of Karon.

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Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

Chantelle and the team take great pride in ensuring the right experience is created for you. I was a first time diver and my fiancé is rather experienced but they found a day trip that worked for both of us. I found them knowledgable, safety...More

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Reviewed 18 February 2018

I did my first Discover Scuba Dive with my teenage son in Dec 2017 with Marcelo. He was very patient and we both enjoyed it. I came back to Phuket in Feb 2018, and did the PADI Open Water Course with Helen. She is such...More

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Bonnie L
30 July 2018|
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Response from Elaine C | Reviewed this property |
Best to ask Chantal when you are there. Visibility can change depending on the weather
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shineshee
30 June 2018|
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Response from steven_nagoya | Reviewed this property |
The high blood pressure would be an issue. If you are trying to get certification, you are supposed to provide evidence of a health check/doctor's permission, to take a course. The diabetes issue should be a problem. You... More
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Avinash10-AJ
31 December 2016|
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Response from Ring0 | Property representative |
Hi Avinash...for some reason my email to you will not respond to your email address. Would you mind sending me another email contact address? Apologies for the inconvenience. I will send you the details asap. Hope to hear... More
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