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Colona Liveaboard - Day Dives

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Phuket Town, Phuket 83130, Thailand
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A Great Liveaboard

Our family completed a four day tour of the Similan Islands. The organisation was excellent. The... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Ujuzi
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Exeter, United Kingdom
First class safety and service

My wife and I have been fortunate to have travelled a large part of this planet and have dived in... read more

Reviewed 27 January 2018
Glenn C
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Fujairah
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Owner of M/V Giamani a luxury liveaboard in Thailand. Just five cabins all with private toilet and shower, aircon and windows. The perfect way to enjoy diving Similan islands, Richelieu Rock and discover diving Hin Deng and Koh Ha
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  • Very good5%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
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“every meal” (4 reviews)
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Phuket Town, Phuket 83130, Thailand

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our family completed a four day tour of the Similan Islands. The organisation was excellent. The food was varied and of a very high standard. The air conditioned cabins were clean, comfortable and well maintained. The en suite bathroom included a hot shower - perfect...More

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Reviewed 27 January 2018

My wife and I have been fortunate to have travelled a large part of this planet and have dived in most of those locations. I have rarely come across an outfit that is so dedicated to client safety and comfort.What I really liked is the...More

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Colona_Liveaboards, Manager at Colona Liveaboard - Day Dives, responded to this reviewResponded 29 January 2018

Hi Glenn, thanks for your great review. Hope have have you and your wife soon back on board our MV Giamani.

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Reviewed 22 December 2017

Super team to dive with, very professional and very friendly. For the few days of cruise, i felt in great hands under water, and on the boat, the atmosphere was very friendly. Ricardo is very knowledgeable and attentive. The dives were a little disappointing because...More

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Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

Completed my PADI Enriched Air certification here, with my husband. We had Francesco as our instructor. He is an amazing instructor and we felt really safe diving with him. We managed to learn a lot from him as he would take the trouble to patiently...More

4  Thank Jamiela K
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Colona_Liveaboards, Manager at Colona Liveaboard - Day Dives, responded to this reviewResponded 24 November 2017

many thanks for the great review. Hope we can welcome back in Phuket for more scuba diving fun soon.

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Reviewed 17 November 2017

We were planning a short trip to Thailand (7 days) with our 25 year old daughter and thought that a scuba trip in the Phuket area would be good. It was awesome that we were able to find a 2-day live-aboard on the Giamani Ship...More

1  Thank DCR14
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Colona_Liveaboards, Manager at Colona Liveaboard - Day Dives, responded to this reviewResponded 20 November 2017

Always to love to hear that our guests had a great time on MV Giamani. Hope we can welcome you one day back on board. Thanks for the great review and all the best for you and your family.

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Reviewed 20 October 2017

This is my second time to dive with Giamani, last time at the Similian and Richelieu Rock; this time Koh Phi Phi. I may done most of the popular dive locations around South East Asia in my 200+ dives, I've never revisited the same place...More

1  Thank valentinachanhk
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Colona_Liveaboards, Manager at Colona Liveaboard - Day Dives, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2017

many thanks for your great review. Hope to welcome you again soon on our MV Giamani.

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Reviewed 15 March 2017

The owner of the Colona was just super easy to work with. He was accommodating and extremely thorough with our booking. All arrangements made through the Colona Liveaboards clearly exceeded our expectations. Our dive guide was truly phenomenal, professional, experienced and took all measures to...More

1  Thank mcht1996
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Reviewed 13 March 2017

Did a 4-day liveaboard trip to Similans and Richelieu Rock on the Giamani in January. This was my first liveaboard experience (I have around 80 dives around the world, but had not done a liveaboard before) – so read with that in mind. The Giamani...More

1  Thank Gitano-SF
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Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Went diving aboard Giamani to Koh Haa, Him Daeng, Him Muang and Phi Phi in Phuket 3 days 3 nights. Everything was just superb. Ricardo is the best in leading the whole team. I paid for a private guide. Fabio who is a fabulous guide...More

1  Thank Natasha S
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Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

We did the similan up to richelieu rocks trip on MV giamani. Everything was great from organization ahead (very responsive on email, facebook and phone) to on the boat and after. The dive instructors (dave,fabio and tomas) were great, friendly and very attentive to you...More

1  Thank sarahflokl
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Colona_Liveaboards, Manager at Colona Liveaboard - Day Dives, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2016

Hi Sarah, many thanks for the great review. Will pass on the flowers to Dive & Boat crew. Hope we can wlecome you soon again on board MV Giamani.

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