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Tioman Dive Centre

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Chill Dive in Tioman

Friendly staff and crew. Special thanks to our dive master Flo and to Rosie who was so sweet to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Darwin R
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Awesome dive place!

Really great and wonderful place for diving. Friendly and professional staffs & instructor... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Hanif Z
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A dive centre with the personal touch. We will do our upmost to ensure that you have a safe and enjoyable day's diving at TDC. we are based in 2 locations; our main dive base is on the beach in Tekek village, and our second, at the Panuba Inn...more
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Kampong Tekek | Swiss Cottage Resort, Pulau Tioman, Malaysia
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+60 9-419 1228
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly staff and crew. Special thanks to our dive master Flo and to Rosie who was so sweet to give us the free baller and discount. You guys rock, thank you. Dive was seamless and hassle free. 👌

Thank Darwin R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really great and wonderful place for diving. Friendly and professional staffs & instructor. Recommended ! Everything is very well organized and taken care of.

Thank Hanif Z
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wauw! We had a really great time at Tioman Dive centre. We did the Advanced Open Water course in two days. Kay was our instructor these days. What a great, fun and proffesional guy! We think he is the most fantastic instructor you can have...More

Thank Esmee Z
Reviewed 15 July 2018

The staff at TDC are amazing, super friendly and accomodating to what you need! I did my Advanced Open Water with Flo, and she was an awesome teacher - knowledgeable, patient, but unafraid to challenge me to be a better diver. Plus the location right...More

Thank Ajay R
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Spending 3 days at the Tioman dive center was a great experience. Very professional team, beautiful place...;Thanks to Kay, his patience, his humor and his enthousiasm, I did pass the scuba diving certification, which I did not think possible !

Thank 90sophieparis
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Completed my Advanced Open Water Dive Course at TDC with my husband. Our dive instructor Tita, was really nice and patient, she made our dives more enjoyable and we felt safe with her. We had fun during the night dive and the best dive we...More

Thank Jamiela K
Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

I went to scuba dive the first time with the Tioman dive center in Malaysia and it was a wonderful experience. The staff is very professional and the center itself ideally located and agreeable. Another beginner and I had an initiation session on the beach...More

Thank Sophie C
Reviewed 25 June 2018

Was an awesome experience under the water for our family and both my kids loved them.(15 y.o. and 12 y.o.). You are awesome simply with your explanation and your humor which is easily understood by our kids. Also our thanks to Dive Master William Chee...More

Thank tehsk30
Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

If you want a first time experience with diving, just go this diving centre! They make time for you, explain everything step by step, are really friendly, make you feel comfortable, and watch over you like a mother does over her babies :-) Melissa, thanx...More

Thank Ivan J
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

I first did my Open Water with TDC in February this year. I enjoyed it so much. The staff were incredibly professional, friendly and supportive. They are also very environmentally conscious and promote good diving practices, which many other dive shops in the area do...More

Thank Rachel A
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ScubaDy
13 August 2018|
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Response from RosieCotton85 | Property representative |
Hi there, From Berjaya you can reach us easily. We don't have transport to bring you to the dive centre, however you can take a taxi from the main gates of Berjaya (3 minutes) or you cal walk over the hill to TDC in about 20... More
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divyasudarshana
30 May 2017|
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Response from Caroline G | Reviewed this property |
Hi, He will definitely be able to snorkel. Not sure what the age limits are for scuba. Best would be to email Tioman dive centre They replied very quickly to me and were very helpful Caroline
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swapnil s
13 December 2016|
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Response from RosieCotton85 | Property representative |
Hi there, Thanks for your message. Unfortunately we are closed now for the monsoon season, and will be re-opening on 3rd February 2017. Do send us an email if you would like to book in for some diving after this date. Sorry... More
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