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The Smiling Seahorse

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170 ruangrat Street, Ranong 85000, Thailand
+66 86 011 0614
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Excellent Liveaboard Diving Experience

What a great Burma diving experience! 8 days, 7 nights, 25 dives... The Team around Franck... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2017
kdessis
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Yangon Region, Myanmar
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Superb organisation

I have been diving with quite a few diving centres now, and have recently spent 12 days living... read more

Reviewed 29 March 2017
peter_wojcik
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Krakow, Poland
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The Smiling Seahorse offers dive cruises to the best dive spots of the Andaman Sea in both Thailand and Myanmar. We offer: - a relaxed atmosphere - a confortable vessel - small groups - nitrox and padi courses - yummy food
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  • Very good9%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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170 ruangrat Street, Ranong 85000, Thailand
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Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

What a great Burma diving experience! 8 days, 7 nights, 25 dives... The Team around Franck - excellent professionals and buddys. Always there with a helping hand, an advise and most importantly a smile. I never felt like "a customer" - It felt more like...More

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Reviewed 29 March 2017

I have been diving with quite a few diving centres now, and have recently spent 12 days living aboard with the Smiling Sea Horse. I can tell you one thing: these guys have got it right! The boat was cosy, but not cramped, with a...More

Thank peter_wojcik
The_Smiling_Seahorse, Owner at The Smiling Seahorse, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2017

Thank you for your lovely review! We hope to have you back onboard soon for more fun time :)

Reviewed 18 March 2017

We (my wife & I) had a great experience with the Smiling Seahorse during our trip in the Mergui islands. Boat is small with 12 divers max (great !). The boat crew is extremely friendly and always willing to help (1st time for me that...More

Thank Geof_Brussels
The_Smiling_Seahorse, Owner at The Smiling Seahorse, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2017

We are glad you had such a good time with us and thanks for taking the time to leave us a review. Comeback soon! :)

Reviewed 22 February 2017

Words can't describe what an incredible experience my husband and I had with The Smiling Seahorse. We did the Mergui Archipelago for six days and couldn't have been happier. I'll start with the most important part: the diving. I am by no means an expert...More

2  Thank ajh148
The_Smiling_Seahorse, Owner at The Smiling Seahorse, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2017

Wow! what a review :) Thanks a lot for the kind words! We strive to have all details right and it is so nice to see appreciation of our work :) we hope to see you back in Ranong very soon!

Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

I had an amazing experience diving in the Similan Islands. We were very lucky with the weather and the good visibility underwater. We saw a lot of turtles , colorful fishes , seahorse, napoleon fish and a leopard shark ! So rare ! You get...More

1  Thank Amélie B
The_Smiling_Seahorse, Owner at The Smiling Seahorse, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2017

We are so happy you enjoyed your cruise with us and appreciated our more exclusive divesites :) Thanks for the kind words about our team, I'll pass your compliments to them :)

Reviewed 14 February 2017

This was my first liveaboard trip, so I was a little worried in the beginning about staying on a boat. However, my worries were erased as soon as I saw the excellent conditions on the boat - clean, comfortable, airy rooms and clean, hygienic bathrooms!...More

Thank Natalie L
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I went on the 3 day/3 night liveaboard trip with Smiling Seahorse to Thailand. They do this trip once a month. All other trips go to Myanmar, which we would have done in hindsight as there are less other boats and better...More

1  Thank kscott07
Reviewed 5 February 2017

The Smiling seahorse is an experience like no other! My husband and I went on the New Years Trip 5, at the end 2015 and now all we want to do is go back! Camille and Franck were amazing hosts and the food and hospitality...More

1  Thank Nadia_Koch
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

It was the 1st liveaboad trip to me. So fantastic experience for my life. Diving arrangement and guiding was very nice. Special thanks to our Team guide Julien!! He was very professional, passionate instructor, had a good sense and humor too!! :) All kind of...More

1  Thank HarimLee
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

I actually didn't end up booking a diving liveaboard with Smiling Seahorse, but I was amazed at their customer service. I was looking for Mergui Archipelago liveaboard, and Camille walked me through all options and explained didn't differences between different trips and dive sites they...More

Thank BigRedBears
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