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New Heaven Dive School

#54 of 105 Tours in Koh Tao
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I went here to do the open water diver course. Together we were 3 people doing it in total. Our... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Christian D
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Open water diving course

We just successfully finished our owd course at new heaven dive school and we are still impressed... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jo S
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An oasis in the middle of the sea…We are dedicated to upholding responsible eco-tourism with marine conservation, safety, and quality being our main priorities. Through our coral reef conservation projects and coral reef check courses, we strive to...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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48 M.3, Koh Tao 84360, Thailand
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+66 77 457 045
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went here to do the open water diver course. Together we were 3 people doing it in total. Our instructor Jan was the best. Really experienced guy, who can tell you a lot of stories not only about diving. Khan and Pod, 2 thai...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We just successfully finished our owd course at new heaven dive school and we are still impressed of all the new insights we gained over the last three days. An awesome school with well teaching methods and small groups, where we felt save and comfortable...More

1  Thank Jo S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I truly love this dive operator because they pay attention to detail and they have small groups. If you were diving in here In Koh Tao you may fall in with other organizations that have up to 30 divers on their boats. The price with...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I've enjoyed my 2 months in Koh Tao at new heaven dive school. I was doing my dive master and I could not have felt more welcome by the instructors, Maria and Khun Bee at the front desk, Dev, the other divemaster candidates, the crew...More

2  Thank Zachary B
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

I first visited New Heaven in 2015 to do my advanced course. I returned in 2017 for 3 weeks of diving, and ended up staying for 9 months, taking my dive master qualification and then taking part in the marine conservation program with the associated...More

1  Thank Geomull81
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

I spent two weeks as an Intern part of the conservation program at New Heaven. It was such a surprising joy and learning experience. All the team is extremely friendly and I really couldn't reccomend it more to anyone who has an interest in giving...More

1  Thank Darragh C
Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

I had never tried diving before, and was a bit (very) fearful going into it. I did the open water course and the super qualified and patient trainer + two helpers were so amazing and really calmed my nerves. I ended up enjoying the dives...More

1  Thank Josefina E
newheavendiveschool, Manager at New Heaven Dive School, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2018

Thank you for your review. We are so happy and proud of you for challenging your fears and doing the course. Seing how you relaxed over the days was very rewarding for me. And that you on your last day of Open Water got to...More

Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

I had a fantastic time with New Heaven’s conservation team. They were friendly, informative, and professional. I’m so pleased I got to learn a bit about marine biology and it felt immensely satisfying to help out in the conservation projects such as the EMP, and...More

Thank miaaerin
Reviewed 4 May 2018

I honestly cant say a bad word about New Heaven, or even a mediocre word for that matter. The owner/boss and staff were welcoming, friendly, approachable, helpful, and attentive, even before you sign up for any diving or programs. I am a big fan of...More

Thank AnonymusScotsman
Reviewed 30 April 2018

we enjoyed 8 dives over 4 days with New Heaven, Joel was our awesome dive leader! Very relaxed atmosphere, would consider staying at the accommodation on the beach next time.

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lizabee41
26 July 2018|
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Response from Karen A | Reviewed this property |
Hi , sorry for delay, wear a wet suit, it you have good air consumption, you will get finally cold no matter what the water temperature!
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Brandon R
19 February 2018|
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Response from newheavendiveschool | Property representative |
Hi, the turtles are normally fed around 10.30am, but sometimes the feeding time might need to be changed depending on our conservation teams schedule. You're welcome to come and see them any time during the day. Best regards
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