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Ban's Diving Resort

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Owned and operated by a local family Ban’s Diving Resort has a very special family oriented hospitality that keeps customers coming back year after year. Within our resort are all the amenities needed to make your holiday on Koh Tao both comfortable and fun. Our facilities include a dive center, beach front restaurant, Darawan Restaurant, spa and hair salon, 24 hour mini mart, 4 swimming pools, and the Fish Bowl bar.
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I am a OW- diver. I did 4 dives with bans diving and a PADI poolrefresher. Oli Phillipp was my instructor. She did a perfect job during refresher and the first 2 dives. I fell current again after a long pause of diving. We had 2 smooth amazing dives with her. Bans is a large
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Amazing experience, I never dived before and honestly iam pretty terrified of the ocean. But their instructor Atip made my fears float away. In addition my anxiety disappeared and I was able to swim with easy and enjoy the scenery.
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I can’t swim but I really want to explore the underwear’s beauty. My instructor, Atip, is incredible. He’s tough but never stop encouraging me. Thank you so much. The diving master, Tibolt, who always makes sure I feel fine underwater. Appreciate it. People here are open minded
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Stayed for 6 nights whilst completing my open waters and advance also at bans. The double room was good value for money with a strong shower and fan... it also had a balcony aswell which was nice extra. The diving course was excellent. Fully recommend anyone whose thinking
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Bans is the best place for getting PADI certification. I'm staying in Jungle house which is not very far from the beach and easily accessible if you rent a motor bike. The rooms are luxurious having all amenities like hot water, wifi, tea/coffee, and staff is very friendly and
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You need to book the ferry to Koh Tao by yourself. Just book via lomprayah high speed Katamaran. Tell the hotel when you will arrive and they will send someone to the pier to pick you up.
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Hi, When is the pickup from the pier?
Hi always for boat arrival & departure. great free service
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I had a room with air con and private bathroom. Everything is close and convenient. I wouldn't worry about your 'view' so much. The resort is very pretty, but you're not going to be looking at it from your room much.
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"Stay farther back from the beach if you do not want to deal with noise from the Bar / Club."
"best views on the hills"
"It might be worth the money to upgrade your free room from the advanced course to a better one."
"if you are doing a dive course you get a free basic room. you can upgrade to a luxury room which are in a more quiet area."
"Pay extra and upgrade your room"
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PRICE RANGE
US$41 - US$88 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
ban`s diving hotel koh taobans diving hotelbans diving ko tao
LOCATION
ThailandSurat Thani ProvinceKoh Tao
NUMBER OF ROOMS
250
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