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Address: 25/29-30 Moo 7 | Chaloklum Village, Ko Pha Ngan 84280, Thailand
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+66 77 374 025
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07:00 - 19:30
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 19:30
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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20 Great years diving from Chaloklum Village on Koh Phangan in the Gulf of...

20 Great years diving from Chaloklum Village on Koh Phangan in the Gulf of Thailand. We're the PADI 5 Star centre offering personal training plus high quality diving & snorkelling trips to Sail Rock, Anthong Marine Park, Koh Tao & more. Our policy is still small groups (max 4), individual care, environmental awareness, long easy dives & consistent high standards.

PADI Dive Centre #36328, Tourist Authority of Thailand approved, Divers Alert Network members, SSS Deco Chamber sponsors, Project Aware supporters & more !

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Successfully passing my PADI Diving Course

I had an amazing time learning to dive! My instructor Kerri Driver was a fantastic teacher, along with having a great personality. Her teaching method was very instructive and... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
ChristianGordon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I had an amazing time learning to dive! My instructor Kerri Driver was a fantastic teacher, along with having a great personality. Her teaching method was very instructive and easy to follow, she also never got annoyed or frustrated when I messed up. She gave me confidence to conquer one of my greatest fears, not only with getting my head... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

My girlfriend wanted to do a refresher. I wasnt so sure. Yadda yadda yadda.. .. Turned out it was the best thing to do and I learned more than I coudve asked for. Michi just did a fantastic job that day - and never hesitated to take time for us and to explain. The weather conditions for our trip to... More 

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ChaloklumDivers, Owner at Chaloklum Diving, responded to this review

Thank you so much for being such positive people - on behalf of Michi I can say that it was a pleasure to take you both diving! More 

Bangkok, Thailand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Terrific dive center, really care about experience and safety, reasonable price and great dive masters.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We did the PADI open water course with no previous diving experience. Chaloklum diving school values small class sizes, consistency of instructors and demonstrate a great respect and love for the ocean. They are very safety conscious and although I was a bit nervous at the start, it was easy to relax when you know you are in such good... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

I had two great days out diving the the Chaloklum diving crew. Both days we visited Sail Rock. The first day I was solo and got buddied up with some other DMs and explored a little deeper. On day two we organised a baby sitter and my wife came out. The dive shop is easy to find and has everything... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

I did my EFR and RD courses in Koh Phangan and had just acquired some equipment from my uncle, who hadn't used it for over a year. I got it all serviced at Chaloklum Diving during my courses, and they had it ready for me in time for me to enjoy 4 fun dives before my holiday ended. The owner/technician... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

We chose Chaloklum diving after going on a dive trip with another dive school on the island . This dive centre is a five star rated Padi centre and an extremely professional company . The staff in the shop were very friendly and informative about the dive and assured us we would have a great experience with them. The dives... More 

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ChaloklumDivers, Owner at Chaloklum Diving, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review - we're glad you enjoyed your experience with us - Sascha is a true professional as well as a nice human being! I am sorry about the food - but as you say, we were not diving with our own boat so I can only give a polite hint to the other dive... More 

Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

I went to Chaloklum Diving on the recommendation from a friend i met on the island after initially planning to head to Koh Tao to dive. I was a newly certified OW diver (20 dives) when i arrived in January and wanted to take my new passion further. After first sitting down with Nick (co-founder) and discussing what i wanted... More 

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ChaloklumDivers, Owner at Chaloklum Diving, responded to this review

Thank you Chris - you were a pleasure to teach & a positive asset to the dive school in your time with us. We all love diving but we also take it seriously - you obviously share our values, so that you were very much a part of the Chaloklum Diving team by the time that you left. Looking forward... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

I took my Open Water Diver certificate at Chaloklum Diving and it was truly an amazing experience. The guys at the Diving centre were all super friendly and never afraid of small talk. The diving centre is calm and has a very beautiful beach just beside it, where all the "confined diving" exercises are made. The manager at the place,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

We were looking for a diving school to get our OWD licence and were planning to go to Ko Tao, then we heard about Chaloklum Diving from an experienced diver who spoke highly of them. So we went and had a chat with Nick, who took all the time necessary to explain exactly what the course entailed and made sure... More 

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