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Address: 74/3 Moo 3 Rim Had Road, Kamala, Kathu, Phuket 83150, Thailand
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+66 76 385 518
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 21:00
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Merlin Divers SSI dive center provides scuba dive services on Phuket with a...

Merlin Divers SSI dive center provides scuba dive services on Phuket with a personal touch. For all dive trips and courses we promise small groups.

Merlin Divers offers all SSI & PADI dive courses from beginner to the professional level. We run half day scuba dive trips along the west coast of Phuket, dive trips from 1 up to 10 days to the dive sites of Phi Phi, Racha and Similan Islands, Shark Point, Anemone Reef and King Cruiser wreck and Burma.

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We went there with my husband to be certified "open water". I was very stressful at the beginning but Lionel (our instructor) was very patient and professional. It was a real... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Lyon, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We went there with my husband to be certified "open water". I was very stressful at the beginning but Lionel (our instructor) was very patient and professional. It was a real pleasure to dive with him. We thank him for everything. Pablo and Daryl were two good guides. Thé security was really important for them and we think that is... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Excellent service helpful people Robert was very helpful .Dive in Thailand has be come very commercial and has began to be very crowded while diving, on my experience

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The shop is owned by a German who is certainly efficient and honest- albeit a bit lacking on the hospitality side- but that's not really important. Robert runs a tight ship- first class equipment. A group of excellent guides (interns trying to become dive masters- James and Alex were just great and fun to be with). Fair prices. What more... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Jeg er en 19 år gammel jente fra Norge og har ett CMAS sertifikat fra 2012, Men har ikke dykket på 5 år. Valgte derfor å ta en liten oppfriskning. Jeg hadde snorkel og maske fra før, så lånte resten av utstyret. Alt tilsaman for meg med to dykk i Thai Pau kostet 3500 bath. Var absolutt vært det! Var... More 

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Thank Charlotte E
Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thank you so much for having such a great team. 👍to everyone there and especially to Kloe. I had not been diving for 4-5 years and she took such good care of me. Had to do it one more time before I turned 65. Thanks for carrying my weights and bags too. Love u guys!!!!

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Tokyo
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I was just on a quick trip to see my parents who were staying in Kamala. Hadn't dived for 3 years so wanted to brush up. All communication by email was very fast and detailed and also took the time to answer general questions as well about the area. I only did a morning dive to the local dive sites.... More 

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Thank Nicholas G
Shanghai, China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I would like to give my best recomendation to Merlin. My son. 12 years old took his Open Water cert. here. Both him and I (that joined the hole training) was very happy. Excellent, friendly, pedagogic and very funny Instructor, Lionel, made this course to a fantastic experience. After the course, my son and I decided to go to Similian... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is actually second time I used merlin divers in Phuket, having dived previously 12 months ago in Dec 15, with a fun and well organised trip to king cruiser day trip. Anyway, as usual I only started organising my diving plans a few days before arriving in Phuket as had to plan around wife's schedule/ plans. As usual, Robert... More 

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Thank Arthur H
Anchorage, Alaska, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We did the 3 dive tour to King Cruiser and it was an absolute blast. Our dive guide Ryan was very easy going and a pleasure to dive with. The boat through South Siam was very accommodating and had an excellent, friendly staff and good food. Dive gear was all near new and functioned properly. Merlin offered us transport from... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to the shop to buy some equipment. We decided to go there after we read about it on the web. After entering the owner approached us like a splash of a cold shower. We lost the interest to investigate the options and just left after few minutes. Afterwards we commented that the owner's approach and behavior was a... More 

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