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Kiwidiver Dive Centre

#9 of 53 Tours in Chalong
Certificate of Excellence
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Address: 135/11 Moo 4, Patak Road, Chalong, Phuket Town, Phuket 83130, Thailand
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+66 76 384 564

PADI is the largest diver training organization in the world and not just...

PADI is the largest diver training organization in the world and not just anybody can become a PADI 5 Star Dive Center. Kiwidiver is all about quality. We believe in offering our family of customers the finest dive gear, training and experience available. From Recreational diving to Technical diving and from Beginner to Professional Kiwidiver has something for everyone. Come and experience for yourself why so many of our customers come diving with us time and time again. Credit cards now welcomeLearn to dive in Phuket, Thailand with private dive guides and personal scuba trainers.. Regardless if you are a new diver or an experienced one, you can always rely upon Kiwidiver to provide top quality training, dive gear and service. Kiwidiver not only do all the usual diver training we specialize in PADI Specialty courses with over 30 different PADI Specialties available including all the latest PADI courses, PADI Sidemount Diver, PADI Rebreather Diver & PADI Self reliant Diver.

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Vincent Moy

During our stay in Phuket i took a PADI Open Water Diver Course. My girlfriend is allready certified but needed a one day refresher Training which was done by Vincent. His... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Steffen R

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

During our stay in Phuket i took a PADI Open Water Diver Course. My girlfriend is allready certified but needed a one day refresher Training which was done by Vincent. His Performance as instructor and guide are outstanding. Beside perfect language skills in english, French and Thai he gained so many experience in diving, underwater photography, and at the dive... More 

Thank Steffen R
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

I have had the pleasure of diving a lot with Kiwidiver this year having completed a number of course from sidemount, Instructor, 5 instructor specialties, tec 40 45 and 50. Before that I tried a lot of other places, and from my experience else where it started off good but always took a dangerous turn as soon as we got... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

GREAT dive shop and friendly staff! I got certified in California waters and this was the first dive in tropical waters after my open water PADI certification. I highly recommend Ashish who was my buddy to the dive. He was very helpful setting up the gear and checking/rechecking. Ashish was a great teacher/buddy making sure I was comfortable at all... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

Totally professional dive centre. Excellent dive guides and staff. Good kit. Spent a day with Ash and Ben, diving King Cruiser and Koh Doc Mai. Challenging diving due to weather conditions and my sea sickness but Ash took it all in his stride. Thanks Ash. Will certainly come back to Kiwidiver if we visit Phuket in the future.

Thank Meg3452014
Kevin B, Manager at Kiwidiver Dive Centre, responded to this review

Hi Meg - Thanks for your review. We really enjoyed diving with you. Hopefully see you both again soon. More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

We just completed PADI rescue diver, EFR and TECH 45 + 50 We trained with Vincent and the professionalism of the training was outstanding Classroom training is done at their office which is well equipped. Confined water done in pool and open water donee from the boats If you what tech trading this his place to go

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

I was fortunate enough to book a discover scuba dive and end up one on one with the owner Kevin. Kevin was extremely professional and helpful making my first scuba experience one to remember. Next time I dive in Thailand it will definitely be here.

Thank Jon L
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

Had a great trip with Vincent who is extremely experienced and kept an eye on the dive group. He made sure gear was set up properly and offered suggestions on becoming more streamlined. He also noticed that my dive computer was faulty at the end of our first dive at King Cruiser and told us to do an 8min safety... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 April 2016

Had a two dive trip - I am PADI open water certified - Cat arranged the trip via email and was EXTREMELY efficient and Sam was my dive master. Lucky to dive one-on-one. All went very well and I felt in good hands.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 2016

We were recommended Kiwidiver by an independent professional diver as the best diving school in the area. We were not disappointed by the high level of professionalism, delivered with a friendly but thorough approach. The equipment was of very high quality; our instructor Vincent was excellent in all aspects; and Kevin (the boss) was extremely helpful in facilitating our experience.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 February 2016 via mobile

Prior to arriving in Thailand for three weeks travelling and diving all over,I arranged my Kiwi dives by e mailing Kevin in the shop. He was really helpful and got back to me quickly. Having not dived Thailand for 25 years I was a bit unsure about it all. Our dive guide/instructor for both dives days around Chalong was Sam.... More 

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