We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Ban's Diving Resort

Traveller (1085)
Room & Suite (307)
Pool & Beach (124)
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.
Read more
Property amenities
Free Internet
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Public Wifi
Shuttle Bus Service
Show more
Room features
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Good to know
100Room tips
Traveller rating
  • 1,759
  • 594
  • 238
  • 136
  • 129
Time of year
Traveller type
  • More languages
  • Filter
  • English
Popular mentions
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
Read more
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.
Read more
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
Read more
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
Read more
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
Read more
Album Categories
All photosTravellerRoom & SuitePool & BeachDining Business Centre & Event Rooms
Professional photo exclusively commissioned by TripAdvisorBan's Diving Resort
The Hilltop View Suite at the Ban's Diving Resort
Professional photo exclusively commissioned by TripAdvisorBan's Diving Resort
The Deluxe Garden View Room at the Ban's Diving Resort
Professional photo exclusively commissioned by TripAdvisorBan's Diving Resort
The Hilltop View Suite at the Ban's Diving Resort
Ban's Diving Resort
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.
1 vote
Show all answers
Hi, When is the pickup from the pier?
Hi always for boat arrival & departure. great free service
0 votes
Show all answers
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.
0 votes
Show all answers
"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"
US$41 - US$88 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ban`s diving hotel koh taobans diving hotelbans diving ko tao
ThailandSurat Thani ProvinceKoh Tao
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing