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Ko Tao Diving Tour - Buddha View Dive Resort

#68 of 92 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Koh Tao Features Animals
45 Moo 3, Koh Tao 84360, Thailand
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Professional, chilled, and fun dive insttroctors

Went on 9 fun dives at BV. Was very impressed by how professional and detail oriented the staff was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Itamar K

After finishing our Advanced Open Water we made the choice to fun dive with Buddha. The staff were... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2016
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45 Moo 3, Koh Tao 84360, Thailand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went on 9 fun dives at BV. Was very impressed by how professional and detail oriented the staff was when it came to guiding the dives, inspecting our equipment, going over the basic communication signals, doing the pre- and post-dive sessions, etc. But outside the...More

Thank Itamar K
Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

After finishing our Advanced Open Water we made the choice to fun dive with Buddha. The staff were all amazing, we had some really great dives in the 20 we did with a good variety of sites. Super cheap dives and a pretty good bar...More

Thank unicyclistjoe
Reviewed 23 May 2016

My boyfriend and I took the Open Water Divers course here in February and we were very happy with the experience. We had James as our instructor and he was pretty good. He has been diving and teaching at Buddha View for 15 years or...More

Thank AmelieBennett
Reviewed 9 April 2016

I was at Buddha View on Koh Tao for several months doing my Dive Master certification. Instruction is top notch, the instructors are all friendly and horny and it was all a blast ... now that I am in the industry and have gotten around...More

1  Thank Alex P
Reviewed 11 February 2016 via mobile

Had an awesome time diving with Andrew and Cory. Because I dove on Nitrox, I had the DM to myself, a real treat and saw many tiny creatures. First dive with Andrew was terrific and he pointed out many new fish and nudibranches . The...More

Thank Maureen D
Reviewed 3 February 2016 via mobile

I think this place is starting to slip a bit. 4 divers per guide is the rule of thumb but they appear to be just jamming massive groups with a single guide now. Scrimping on guides and getting en extra diver or two per group...More

Thank Gwayam
Reviewed 6 January 2016

My son did a diving licence there and we were very satisfied with the staff, organisation, everything!

Thank VesnaFP
Reviewed 13 September 2015

Really nice diving school. They got instructors for a lot of different nationalities. Reasonably priced diving courses. The standard accommodation kinda sucked though. There's no AC and in the summer months it's almost unbearable because of that. If you want to dive here and do...More

Thank Svenvanwijk
Reviewed 3 August 2015 via mobile

Diving here was actually quite good however the rooms!!!! The rooms!!!! There are better conditions in a North Korea prison. Our twin room contained bunk beds, but this was only the start. There was no air conditioning, just a fan which only provided a small...More

3  Thank Shane G
Reviewed 21 May 2015 via mobile

This is a great little bar set right on the water where you can watch the sun set over the horizon while enjoying a reasonably priced drink. There's also the option to chill out on cushions on the floor, although there are tables with regular...More

Thank emily b
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