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Samui Dive Tribe

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Samui Dive Tribe is a 5 Star PADI Dive Resort & marine conservation organization committed to saving the oceans, habitats and species through education. We offer a full range of PADI courses from first time Tey Dives through to Professional-level...more
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24/36 Moo 1 | Fisherman's Village, Bophut 84320, Thailand
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Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

We did the Padi Open Water course with Nic and it was great! We were total beginners, but felt safe with Nic, who was really patient and made learning easy and fun. Everything was organized very well and we enjoyed our time under the water!

Thank Philipp V
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

We booked a dive to sail rock and it was a memorable dive for us. The booking process and information about dive conditions was excellent, all questions answered thoroughly. There was a high level of care provided for us by our dive guide Nick on...More

Thank jarrah111
SamuiDiveTribe, General Manager at Samui Dive Tribe, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2018

Hi Bev, thanks for taking the time to write this considered review - its really appreciated. The team here works hard to make sure your day runs as smoothly as possible, so its nice to see recognition for us paying attention to the little details...More

Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Thank you so so much Alan and Nic for this great time on our “honeymoon diving’s experience”, you have been really friendly and patient. We’ll always remember this time!

Thank JowFlake
SamuiDiveTribe, General Manager at Samui Dive Tribe, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

We're glad to have given you a honeymoon highlight! Welcome to the underwater world, you're welcome back for more anytime!

Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

I contacted Dive Tribe (and a bunch of other operators) ahead of our trip to Ko Samui. We wanted to get our daughters (10 & 13) OWD qualified while on our holiday. Nice returned my email quickly and with a thorough and personal response. He...More

Thank JamesD1811
SamuiDiveTribe, General Manager at Samui Dive Tribe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2018

hey there Team International! It was truly our pleasure welcoming the next generation of divers into the fold - and very glad that all those hours tormenting you with YouTube videos of Sail Rock paid off in the end, could have been awkward otherwise ;)...More

Reviewed 29 September 2018

With poorly maintained equipment, you simply don't get the most out of your day. My BCD only had a cord, so wasn't able to pull it right. Moreover, the needle of the pressure gauge got stuck multiple times.. This diving school wasn't the cheapest either,...More

Thank RJ K
SamuiDiveTribe, General Manager at Samui Dive Tribe, responded to this reviewResponded 29 September 2018

Hello there RJ K (?), we're happy to take on board your feedback. Equipment maintenance is very important to us, but at the same time we always recommend that divers fully familiarise themselves with their gear before getting into the water - that predive safety...More

Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

This rates as one of the best dive experiences I've had. Nick the instructor was very welcoming and friendly and went the extra yard to help my wife with her (usual) seasickness. Nick quickly picked up that we had done a few dives and tailored...More

Thank Max M
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

My girlfriend and I did 4 dives over two days. Went with a speed boat to Koh Tao and Sail Rock (whale shark!), with Nic as our instructor. It was awesome and Nic is great, he took care of everything and made us feel really...More

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SamuiDiveTribe, General Manager at Samui Dive Tribe, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2018

Thanks so much for taking the time to write this. Taking a Divemaster out diving when the weather hasnt been great is always a little tricky as I know you have many good dives as a benchmark, but the fact you're happy with the day...More

Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

Our first trip with Alen to Koh Tao was excellently complimented with the trip with Nic to Sail Rock. Not only were they professional and welcoming, they made the whole experience incredibly easy. We had both been certified earlier this year, but we felt fully...More

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SamuiDiveTribe, Owner at Samui Dive Tribe, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2018

dear Jason & Rachel - what a lovely review, thanks so much for taking the time - both Alan and Nic are very pleased you enjoyed your days of diving and all the local tips - theyve been living here a good few years so...More

Reviewed 16 September 2018

We did our PADI Open Water Diving Certification with Samui Dive Tribe at the beginning of August 2018 and it was a fantastic time! We were provided with the classroom training/instruction online beforehand so we basically got to dive right in to pool learning when...More

Thank Stella W
SamuiDiveTribe, Owner at Samui Dive Tribe, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2018

Thanks so much for this review Alex / Stella - Nic definitely enjoyed teaching you both and was glad you both had such a blast. Welcome back here for more anytime!

Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

Dived today with Nic. Awesome bloke, patient, knowledgeable and helpful. Perservered with me. Saw three whale sharks, turtle, baracuda, and swam through the chimney. Thanks again Nic. Highly recommended

Thank David S
SamuiDiveTribe, General Manager at Samui Dive Tribe, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2018

You definitely picked a pretty special day to dive! We'd love to take the credit for that but.... Welcome back anytime lads, keep it up!

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1 November 2016|
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Response from John B | Property representative |
Hi Sam S, While traditionally early December is the end of the monsoon season, from mid month the weather improves. the last couple of years we have had some fantastic diving conditions early December. I cannot promise it... More
5 May 2016|
Response from John B | Property representative |
Hi, your best chance to see a whale shark is at Sail Rock, this is the dive site that they most frequently visit in the Gulf of Thailand, we go there 3/4 days per week. They also visit Chumpon Pinnacle which we go to twice a... More