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Lotus Diving

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56/7 Moo 7 | Chaloklum, Ko Pha Ngan 84280, Thailand
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The nr.1 place to be for diving and hospitality at Koh Phangan!

I've seen a lot of different diving schools during my travels. But Lotus Diving has everything... read more

Reviewed March 26, 2018
khalidsafi000
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Tilburg, The Netherlands
Great company and people

I stayed w Chon at the lotus bungalows for 5 nights. I couldn't ask for a better treatment... read more

Reviewed February 3, 2018
Andy J
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Located in the fisherman village of Chaloklum on the island named Koh Phangan, Lotus Diving offers PADI courses and day trips to some of the best dive sites in the Gulf of Thailand. The dive centre is equipped with a private pool, a spacious boat, air conditioned classrooms and all the required equipment to easily learn scuba diving.
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  • Terrible2%
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“open water” (21 reviews)
“sail rock” (69 reviews)
“dive master” (14 reviews)
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56/7 Moo 7 | Chaloklum, Ko Pha Ngan 84280, Thailand
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Reviewed 26 March 2018

I've seen a lot of different diving schools during my travels. But Lotus Diving has everything. Their hospitality (thanks to mrs and mr Chan) and one of their (best) instructor Boris made my time during my stay at Koh Phangan perfect. Their honesty and professional...More

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Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

I stayed w Chon at the lotus bungalows for 5 nights. I couldn't ask for a better treatment. Bungalows were nice clean comfortable. Had AC n hot water. His family stays w him there on the property n they were all super nice and provide...More

Thank Andy J
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Lotus D, Owner at Lotus Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 5 February 2018

Thank you very much Andy J for your great review we are really appreciate that you were happy to stay with us and enjoy your diving course with Dima.We hope to dive with you again next time when you were here. Congratulations!!! Keep going and...More

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Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

A car Came to pick us up from the hotel in the morning, when we arrived to the diving center we met our guide Ricardo. Very nice guy ,he was very kind and explained everything with patience. We got on the boat and headed off...More

Thank Michal B
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Lotus D, Owner at Lotus Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 5 February 2018

Thank you very much Michal B for your review and we are so glad that day could make an arrangement for you even on difficult situation.Thank you for your kindness and understanding we could not control the nature but we really sure if you come...More

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Reviewed 2 February 2018

We have been diving with my girlfriend at Sail Rock with Lotus Diving. First dive for her and I just had my OWD three days ago and it was perfect even without the whale shark 😜 Chan the boss gave us a very warm welcome...More

Thank Gabzing
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Lotus D, Owner at Lotus Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 5 February 2018

Thank you very much Gabzing for your nice review.We are so happy that you have a great time with Marc and Mael on that day at Sail Rock. Unfortunately Whale Shark just came after you left one day!!! So you have to come back.....xxx

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Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

The fried rice with cashewnuts, is the best fried rice on the whole Island! We ate there 10 times, try it!😊

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Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Went for open water dive for the first time in my life. And boy, was it not amazing. We opted to take the pool training session first and Yann instructed us inside the pool, while Kim motivated us from outside. Their style of teaching, their...More

Thank Kshitij S
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Lotus D, Owner at Lotus Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 5 February 2018

Thank you so much Kshitij S for your great review.We are so glad that you have had a great time with Kim and Yann either in the pool or in Open water.So next step for you to earn more confident to make diving course.See you...More

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Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

I had a DSD course with Lotus before my open water course and they were great in the whole experience! Yann was my divemaster, and he's very experienced (almost 30 years diving) patient and nice. Breakfast + lunch was provided at the boat and we...More

Thank Lucas F
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Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

We are so happy that we did the two-dive experience with lotus diving!! My boyfriend did a little diving in the past, I just had one dive experience 13years ago where I got a vertigo because I couldn’t do the pressure equalization. Kim (SHE IS...More

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Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

It was an extra-human experience, made such both by our instructor (Kim) and the site itself (Sail Rock). I’ve never dived before and I bought the “2-dives-trips” set. The latter included : - Pickup service - Breakfast - Boat to Sail Rock - Dive 1...More

Thank Piero M
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Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

We booked this one because it was the cheapest dives at a decent diving center and were really surprise to see that the diving center is very professional and beautiful! Breakfast and lunch was really good and the diving was beautiful too! Dime prepare all...More

Thank Jennifer C
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