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Samui Dive Tribe

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24/36 Moo 1 | Fisherman's Village, Bophut 84320, Thailand
+66 77 310 934
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Awesome diving

I had a few dives at sail rock with dive tribe. They were awesome and I had the best experience in... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Steve H
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First diving experience for teenagers

We we thought it would be fun for the teens to have a go at scuba diving whilst in Thailand... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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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. We offer a full range of PADI courses and specialist Marine Biology/Ecology Courses. We are the only PADI 100% AWARE centre.
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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24/36 Moo 1 | Fisherman's Village, Bophut 84320, Thailand
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I had a few dives at sail rock with dive tribe. They were awesome and I had the best experience in and out of the water. Professional, friendly and very accommodating I would recommend them to anyone. Nic was great and was a trusted dive...More

Thank Steve H
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SamuiDiveTribe, General Manager at Samui Dive Tribe, responded to this reviewResponded today

Hey Steve! Thanks for this great review and hell yeah, we love it when customers share their experiences (and mojitos) with us....! Was great to have you on board for a few days, and I'm glad the wedding party went well. You're welcome back anytime...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We we thought it would be fun for the teens to have a go at scuba diving whilst in Thailand. Within 5 minutes of walking into the Dive Tribe office in Bophut we were hooked by Nic's humour and enthusiasm. On Nic's advice we decided...More

Thank LJ-Suth
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SamuiDiveTribe, Owner at Samui Dive Tribe, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Team Awesome! Thanks so much for this thorough review - its much appreciated. We're all really glad you had such a good day - we enjoyed teaching you! Cant quite understand why you liked Nics humour tho, we usually try to shut him up ;)...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Samui Dive Tribe has a fantastic set up at the heart of Bophut. I was particularly impressed that all my diving certification and past experience was thoroughly checked, and it is reassuring that the centre is ran by a native English speaker who has a...More

Thank mathewclose1990
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SamuiDiveTribe, General Manager at Samui Dive Tribe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

hi there Mathew - thanks so much for this fantastic review. As an experienced diver, your feedback on what is or isnt working is invaluable. Really glad you had such good dives with us and we hope to welcome you back to go Whaleshark spotting...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I went to several shops to find a company I could complete the PADI with, and most companies were not welcoming. I then came across Dive Tribe and am very happy I did. I had a really great experience with them, Nic was a fantastic...More

Thank jamesstephenhick
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SamuiDiveTribe, General Manager at Samui Dive Tribe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hey there James! Really glad you liked our style. Diving is supposed to be fun, albeit serious fun. We like to think - and try pretty hard somedays - we get the balance right here, comments like this make us happy! All the best, Nic

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took part in a diving trip to Sail Rock. Nic from Dive Tribe was great, he gave us a detailed briefing of the area and made sure that we felt comfortable with every part of the trip. Would highly recommend this company.More

Thank Lizzie H
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SamuiDiveTribe, Manager at Samui Dive Tribe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

hi there Lizzie! Thanks for the kind words - Nic has been diving Sail Rock for many years now and definitely knows where to take his customers for a rewarding dive! Ill be sure to pass your comments on. Youre welcome back anytime youre on...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I, divers for over 30 years, along with some of our closest friends from Australia, visiting Koh Samui this past May 2018 and came across Dive Tribe while looking for a dive charter company. I cannot say enough great things about our...More

Thank Janice L
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SamuiDiveTribe, General Manager at Samui Dive Tribe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

hi there Janice! What a lovely review - thanks so much! Diaa is well known for his hospitality and companionship and the whole team work hard to make sure your day goes smoothly and pleasantly - our take is that you're on holiday, so we...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We juste finished our dives and my daughter (10) her junior open water diver . They are very professional, friendly and it was a lot of fun with them ! Great ! Thank you so much both kids also have been very happy and the...More

Thank Elisabeth R
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SamuiDiveTribe, General Manager at Samui Dive Tribe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hey there Elizabeth! Glad your whole family enjoyed the trips, we try hard to make it fun for all, even with weather conditions changing which we can't change. Hope to see you all back here soon for more warm, clear water dives - definitely beats...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was really nice. The dive sites are beautifull. The food on the boat was also nice and Nic was really friendly and professional and teach us a lot. Thank you for everything 👍More

Thank Jonas R
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SamuiDiveTribe, General Manager at Samui Dive Tribe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hey Jonas! Thanks so much for your great review. We all really enjoyed working with you, and I'm glad the little tips helped. I'm just sorry we couldn't find the whaleshark for you but at least you now have an excuse / reason to come...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visited Koh Samui in July from America and dove with Samui Dive Tribe six times (yes six times) because they care, because they are safe, and because they made sure I was happy with all six great dives. I hadn’t dove for almost 10...More

Thank Melissa J
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SamuiDiveTribe, General Manager at Samui Dive Tribe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Ahhh Melissa!! I'm really glad you were so happy with what we tried to do! And obviously it worked if you now can't get enough! We stress to customers the importance of small groups, particularly when people haven't been in the water for awhile, but...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nick -divemaster/general manager exceeded expectations. He was honest and upfront, as well as a pleasure on the boat. Small groups, well organized, highly recommend. The food was a spectacular bonus.More

Thank ErichKamprath
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SamuiDiveTribe, General Manager at Samui Dive Tribe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hey there Erich, thanks very much for your review. With your level of experience there's no point in giving it any unnecessary flannel, honesty is always best. Glad you enjoyed the dives and the awesome food, best of luck with your travels back to China,...More

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Sam S
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
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AlphaNation
6 May 2016|
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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
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