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Sharkey Scuba

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363/10 Patak Road, Karon, Phuket 83100, Thailand
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Perfect day for our first diving experience

Wow! What a fantastic day, our most memorable and enjoyable experience in Phuket by far. Picked up... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2018
Mac H
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Perfect dives with friendly professionals

Qui and Iain are very likeable couple. Diving with them was the great pleasure for me and my wife... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2018
Petr B
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Sharkey Scuba is a 100% legal PADI dive center in Karon, Phuket. We are complete diving fanatics as our guests will testify! Started in 2002, the owners, Oui and Iain alone, have been teaching and guiding in Phuket for 30 years between us. We were the first company in Phuket to exclusively offer private scuba diving courses from complete beginner to professional level. We also arrange day trips and Thailand liveaboards. Every guest is very important to us which is why we offer a highly personalised service including hotel visits and after dive events. Wherever you are staying in Phuket we can help with free transfers for dive trips from all of the following towns: Karon, Patong, Kata, Kamala and Chalong. Dive courses, day trips, Similans liveaboards - just ask and we will help.
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363/10 Patak Road, Karon, Phuket 83100, Thailand
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Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

Wow! What a fantastic day, our most memorable and enjoyable experience in Phuket by far. Picked up promptly in the morning and dropped off at the pier where we met Oui and Iain who were nothing short of delightful people and fantastic instructors. Very happy...More

1  Thank Mac H
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Reviewed April 2, 2018

Qui and Iain are very likeable couple. Diving with them was the great pleasure for me and my wife, and we did 18 dives with them. Boat dive trips were perfectly organized and Qui and Iain have perfect knowledge about local dive sites. Just one...More

3  Thank Petr B
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Reviewed March 30, 2018

My wife and I had the pleasure of diving for a few days (nine dives) with Iain. He is skilled, professional Dive Master, who obviously has a deep affinity for Phuket's waters, wildlife and diving in general. His enthusiasm is infectious, and makes dives even...More

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Reviewed February 23, 2018 via mobile

Today I did my first dive with Oui and I couldn’t be happier ... to be honest I was a little nervous and scared at the start but Oui made me feel so relaxed and gave me time to compose myself before we went underwater...More

3  Thank scotjen145
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Reviewed February 22, 2018 via mobile

I've had a great trip diving in Phuket because of the help and organisation of Iain at Sharkey Scuba. Oui is the perfect guide and teacher. I completed my Nitrox Course with her and she was patient, knowledgeable and enthusiastic. I would highly recommend taking...More

1  Thank DameTallulah
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Reviewed February 21, 2018

Pretty sure you won't find a dive shop this personal, professional and with such nice people as Sharkey. On Phuket or anywhere. If you're on the fence about diving here - just do it!

1  Thank Jelle M
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Reviewed February 17, 2018 via mobile

Me and my Daughter just finished our advanced open water with Oui from Sharkeys. She was very knowledgeable, friendly, and fantastic both in and out of the water. We visited Phi Phi and Ko Racha and saw lots of marine life whilst diving in beautiful...More

1  Thank rackiec
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Reviewed February 9, 2018

I've done a very moderate amount of diving around the world, and Sharkey Scuba is one of the best I've been with. Don't expect some big company here trying to sell you stuff, or catering to loads of people every day. This is a family...More

1  Thank cjhorn85
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Reviewed January 12, 2018 via mobile

Our family of 3 went on a Day trip Discovery dive with Sharkey Scuba. I picked them because of the excellent reviews and the fact we will have our own diving instructor. Communication with Iain was excellent from the start. He answered all the questions...More

1  Thank SnobotSanJose_CA
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Reviewed January 8, 2018

After getting our open water certification on Koh Lanta, my boyfriend and I wanted to do more dives when we arrived to Phuket. After some research, we choose Sharkey Scuba and we were absolutely not disappointed! I emailed Iain with questions and he responded within...More

3  Thank Lucie B
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Chanshane
June 3, 2018|
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Response from SharkeyScuba | Property representative |
Hi. Thank you for your message. We offer diving experiences at sea for anyone from the age of 10 upwards:). We have many youngsters who come to dive with us including our 11 year old daughter:). Just let us know what type of... More
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Louise T
March 26, 2018|
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Response from SharkeyScuba | Property representative |
HI, Thank you for your message, The best way is to fill in the contact information form on our website indicating what you are interested in and your e-mail ddress. We will then send info to you:).
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Gavin D
March 21, 2018|
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Hi, Thank you for your message. We offer a one day diving experience for beginner divers. If you can let us know your e-mail address I can send fill info. Thank you for taking the time to contact us.
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