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New Heaven Dive School

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48 M.3, Koh Tao 84360, Thailand
+66 77 457 045
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Great experience

We choosed the school because we support the idea of marine conservation and it was a good choice... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Justyna K
Wanna dive while on Koh Tao? This is the place!

I did an Open Water Course at New Heaven Dive School in August 2017 and it was absolutely perfect... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Cologne, Germany
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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 promote sustainable business practices that will preserve this tropical island paradise so that it may be enjoyed for generations to come. We welcome you to New Heaven Dive School Koh Tao…
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good8%
  • Average3%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
48 M.3, Koh Tao 84360, Thailand
+66 77 457 045

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We choosed the school because we support the idea of marine conservation and it was a good choice. We really enjoyed our stay and are very satisfied with diving course (Open Water Diver), thanks Jan! We will definitely come back to dive with you again...More

1  Thank Justyna K
Reviewed 1 week ago

I did an Open Water Course at New Heaven Dive School in August 2017 and it was absolutely perfect. The whole place has a very relaxed atmosphere. Instructors are very nice and cool but at the same time very professional and competent when it comes...More

1  Thank nostromomorpheus
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in various parts of Thailand for over two weeks and were astounded by the kindness and charm of the locals. In some ways, it's a feat that the owners of New Heaven Dive school have managed to recruit such an opprobrious front of...More

Thank Boreas W
cmscott187, Instructor at New Heaven Dive School, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello, I am very sorry that you had a negative experience at our resort. Please do however understand that due to previous negligence and damages caused by previous customers we have had to adopt a deposit policy. We do not however 'scam' anyone. You can...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our experience at New Heaven was awesome. Jan Kovac was a fantastic instructor. Our entire class consisted of myself and my two teen daughters. Jan was very patient with us. Dive drills were within comfort zone and we were out exploring in no time. New...More

Thank pmaslen
cmscott187, Instructor at New Heaven Dive School, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much for joining us, we are glad you had a great time. We will be sure to let Jan know what you have said, and to keep up the great work. We hope to see you and your daughters here again in the...More

Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

My wife and I decided to do scuba diving for our honeymoon. After much confusion with other dive schools, we settled on new heaven because of their conservation work and small class sizes. Our instructor Manu was patient, enthusiastic, and extremely knowledgeable. There were only...More

1  Thank Zachary W
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Me and my boyfriend were there for 4 nights to do the open water diver course. DIVING It was just us two in our course. Our instructor was Marian who was just awesome in every way. You can see he takes his job very serious...More

Thank LostOneShoe
Reviewed 15 August 2017

The most relaxing environment one can imagine to learn diving. People always say that the way your first experience with diving will turn out depends mostly on the instructor. This is very much true to my experience and the instructors at new heaven are among...More

1  Thank Daan K
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

New heaven is a great dive school mainly because of all the conservation diving going on. I did my advanced cert and stayed in the dorms, the dorms are cheap and clean and the course was really well taught by Jan. The community adds a...More

1  Thank r0ssb198
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

I did my open water certification with New Heaven and I had an absolute blast. My instructor, Facundo, was awesome. He demonstrated everything slowly, step-by-step, to ensure that I understood everything. He was also able to tailor the dives to my skill level so I...More

Thank David V
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

I decided spontaneously to do my advanced while I'm in koh tao and new heaven dive school organized everything for me that I could start the next day! It was amazing, everyone is super friendly and we were just 3 people. My instructors Jan and...More

Thank lotte9717
newheavendiveschool, Manager at New Heaven Dive School, responded to this reviewResponded 8 July 2017

It was a pleasure for Jan and Matt taking you through your advance course. Thank you for your kind words, Matt and Jan says hi! We hope to see you again in the future. Happy travels and happy diving!

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9 August 2017|
Response from newheavendiveschool | Property representative |
Hello , we prefer to certify with SSI , but we can also certify with PADI, although the cost is 1000 baht more. If you are not clear about the similarities and the differences between these two agencies we would be happy to... More
28 July 2017|
Response from newheavendiveschool | Property representative |
I have stayed at new heaven for the last 22 years as i am the owner, i would recommend that you come to visit us, as you offer daily Yoga, have clean rooms, and are located in two great locations which are not party... More