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Roctopus Dive

#12 of 104 Tours in Koh Tao
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Open Now: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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  • Average1%
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“sail rock”(120 reviews)
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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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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
As featured in 3 Days in Ko Tao
11/2 Moo 1 | Sairee Beach, Koh Tao 84360, Thailand
+66 77 456 611
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 28 January 2012

I'll preface this review by saying that I do not dive (my husband does and he will write his own glowing review), but despite my aqua-phobia, had an amazing time with Roctopus. Which, I know, sounds counter-intuitive. My husband got in touch with Wil before...More

6  Thank KatGD
RoctopusDive, Owner at Roctopus Dive, responded to this reviewResponded 29 January 2012

We enjoyed having you two with us at Roctopus. We welcome evryone on our boat, diver and non-divers. Hope you had a great time in Burma, keep in touch.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 16 January 2016 via mobile

At the end of a rocky Open Water Course, I found myself getting pulled aside by my instructor Nick (or Minty) in the bar where they had just shown video footage of my group's dives and he proceeded to tell me that his girlfriend (whom...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Nice atmosphere, friendly staff, good equipment. I had an amazing time diving at roctopus and can definitely recommend it!

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Rocotpuss has such friendly and professional staff did my open water, advance and many fun dives with then cant wait to return for my divr master

Thank Karl D
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My partner and I had a great day diving today. Thanks to Beth for organising. Staff are really friendly. Would recommend!

Thank Chefington
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Super qualified instructors and a lot of good service while going to dive sites (and offpisten before&after) Did my open water, Explorer 30, deep 40 and Nitrox speciality courses here and feel confident that they taught me the best way to dive. Big up for...More

Thank Sofie F
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Awesome team, very knowledgeable, fun atmosphere and now have a new hobby/reason to holiday even more. John was great. Made sure that we all knew our stuff and offered good support while underwater. Would be staying on to do the advanced if I wasn’t so...More

Thank Jennos M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Me and my boyfriend wanted to do something different and we are so happy for choose Roctopus to be part of this new chapter in our lives. The instructors are really respectful and patient. They really love what they do, and this is awesome, so...More

Thank RaphaB23
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My partner and I decided to do our open water 20 course with these guys and we had some awesome couple of days with our instructor Sheilagh!! Both my partner and I had never even thought of diving - but the course is explained very...More

Thank NorthStar01022851245
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is my third visit to Koh Tao and for the third time I came back to Roctopus Dive. After two successful and very enjoyable previous visits, who wouldn't? Having dived with the lovely Beth numerous times on my second visit, I got in touch...More

Thank arronb999
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I completed my open water course a couple of days ago and I had the best time. Everyone was so friendly and encouraging even though I was pretty nervous. I felt really supported by everyone, especially my instructor Erik who was super informative and thorough...More

Thank Julie N
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great experience overall. Energetic and professional staff. I felt comfortable with the instruction, facilities, and all seem very organized. The equipment they provided was not overly aged and it functioned perfectly. Special thanks to my instructor, Lewis Robertson. He facilitated an easy-going yet insightful learning...More

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9 September 2018|
Response from Urs B | Reviewed this property |
You should not fly for 12 hours after a single dive and for 18 hours after multiple dives. Flying before you dive has no negative impacts.
Sharath N
13 February 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