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Carabao Diving Center

#49 of 105 Tours in Koh Tao
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Carabao Dive Resort is a pioneer of Koh Tao diving. Offering a relaxed style and small groups, in the beautiful bay of Chalok. Direction to our diving boat in front of our Hotel beach We speak and teach in English, French, German and Spanish.
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50/1 Moo3 | Cha-Lok Baan Kao, Koh Tao 84360, Thailand
+66 77 456 402
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All reviewsquiet baylocation is amazingopen water courseroom was cleanbar next doormy boyfriendowd certificationfour nightsfelt safe all the timechalok baypost divehis passionnice staffnice guya lot of funthank you very muchrecommend this place
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Staying in Koh Tao for a week I was sure I wanted to finally take some diving classes to get my OWD-License. Friends from Berlin recommended me the Diving School of Carabao in the South of the island and it was one of the best...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Xavier is the absolute kindest, most experienced, & knowledgeable dive instructor out there. He helped us build confidence so quickly we mostly focused on enjoying our dives during open-water certification. We LOVED it so much we stayed another few days to complete the “advanced adventurer”...More

1  Thank Julian F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had Xavier and Karla as our dive instructors on our open water course. Both instructors were very informative, patient and helpful. It really made our first dive experience easy to adjust to and has made us super excited to continue diving. The area is...More

2  Thank justinrangaels
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

I did my open water diving course with Carabao. I can strongly recommend it. I had no experience in Scuba diving but my instructor Xavier and his assistant Carla really made me feel at ease.

1  Thank Ciaran D
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

I did the Open Water Dive Course and was extremely lucky with my instructor - Xavier Martineau! He showed the most essential things you need to do/know when you wanna dive. I did after that 2 Fun Dives and felt very confident and could handle...More

3  Thank SarahB14557
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

Me and my brother had some amazing days there, the atmosphere is very nice and the diving sights are just incredible. The price is aswell very good if you consider the beautiful things you can experience. Special thanks to our instructors Martin(Froggy) and Pierre who...More

2  Thank Hanny42
Reviewed 31 July 2018

We were a group of 3 Polish girls doing the Open Water Diver course in July 2018. Everything was perfect and I can fully recommend this place. Our instructor was Xavier, and if you happen to have him as your instructor, too, you are very...More

2  Thank malgorzatat961
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

I had the pleasure of having Xavier Martineau as a dive instructor as my partner and I did the open water dive course. Xavier was amazing and now I feel very competent to go diving anywhere. He is a great teacher but also very funny....More

2  Thank Sam T
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

I did open water and advanced courses here as well as fun dives. The instructors and guides were brilliant. I felt safe throughout all my dives here as well as having a lot of fun. The dorms are nice and comfortable, bed are a bit...More

2  Thank Tracy H
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Completed the open water scuba diving course at Carabao diving centre. My instructor Xavier Martineau was amazing. Explained everything in depth making things easy to understand and to remember. He showed us the procedures we needed to know and skills for future dives. I was...More

1  Thank Leonie M
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