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Sharkey Scuba

#2 of 26 Tours in Karon Features Animals
363/10 Patak Road, Karon, Phuket 83100, Thailand
+66 89 725 1935
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Best scuba diving ever

I have been diving with Iain and Sharkey for 6 full days now over 2 different holidays. I must say... read more

Reviewed 29 March 2017
Christoffer G
via mobile
Excellent diving experience

My 14 year old son and I just finished three days of diving with Oui of Sharkey Scuba. Initially I... read more

Reviewed 20 February 2017
Jakob B
Copenhagen, Denmark
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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 over 20 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
+66 89 725 1935

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Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

I have been diving with Iain and Sharkey for 6 full days now over 2 different holidays. I must say it's the best there is. I fell total comftibal with these guys. Big boats with lots off spays. I have done 2 courses here and...More

Thank Christoffer G
Reviewed 20 February 2017

My 14 year old son and I just finished three days of diving with Oui of Sharkey Scuba. Initially I selected Sharkey Scuba due to a recommendation by a friend - a recommendation I am very grateful for (Thank you Claus!). Booking the three day...More

1  Thank Jakob B
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We are so happy we learned diving from Oui. She was a great teacher: friendly, calm, funny, easy-going, enthusiastic and a warm personality. She explained everything very good in a calm and clear way. Her enthousiasme was immense and contagious, we had such a great...More

Thank Kim M
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Went with sharkey for the second time and wasn't disappointed, greatest dive ever. The instructors are very good and ensure you get a great and safe experience. Went to phi phi and shark tip, can fully recommend it! So if you go diving in phuket...More

1  Thank Kasper H
Reviewed 8 February 2017

I chose Iain and Oui (owner-operators of Sharkey) over the many other dive instructors and schools in Phuket based on their excellent reviews and I was not disappointed. I took the PADI Open Water referral course which was two full days out on the boat...More

1  Thank scottjamesrogers
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Iain and Oui (the owners) are amazing. We did our PADI Open Water with them in January 2016, went diving with them again in February 2016 and just got back from doing our Advanced Open Water with them last weekend. They are both so patient...More

2  Thank PaulC44_Reviews
Reviewed 29 January 2017

To see anemone fish(also know as Nemo or clown fish) underwater. My first times diving in Southeast Asia after many dives in the Caribbean, was a wonderful delight of new flora and fauna. The viz wasn't as great as some other places but the colors,...More

1  Thank Richard M
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

I took the Padi Open Water Course with Sharkey Scuba and I cannot recommend it enough. Oui was with me the first two days and was very patient and helpful. This was my first time diving and she was very supportive. After some pool time...More

1  Thank Hugo M
Reviewed 19 January 2017

I recently dived through Sharkey again, having not been underwater for a while. They took excellent care of me on both trips, and recommended the right sites. Diving with Iain and Oui was good fun, and it was lovely being able to so easily manage...More

1  Thank JeanetteM13
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Absolutely amazing experience with Sharkey Scuba. Having never dived before, I was extremely hesitant about the whole thing. From the moment Iain and Oui picked us up from our hotel, all of my nervousness subsided. These two were tremendous hosts and made my entire group...More

1  Thank kevs228
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Mark T
HI I am coming to Phuket in April 2017 and wish to do a bit of diving, we are very new to the sport. could you send us a price list and how long the courses are. regards, Mark
5 April 2017|
Response from Kanniga P | Property representative |
Hi Mark, For beginners we offer a one day "try dive" experience or a 3 day full certification course. If you could let me know which is of interest together with your e-mail address then I will send further info. Also... More
shruti m
if i have never done scuba before then .. do i have to take training for the same or howmany days will this take
21 December 2016|
Response from Kanniga P | Property representative |
Hi, thank you for your message. We have lots of different options for beginners from a one day try diving experience to a three day full certification option. If you can let us know your e-mail address we can send the... More
Jonathan A
Hi we are coming as a family to Phuket from INDIA in October 19th to 21st this year. Most of us don't know swimming. We are staying for 3 days. Can we try scuba diving and snorkeling? If so ,can you send me the details like duration of training ,cost/price, what we should bring, what is the best package for us etc? thanks!
6 September 2016|
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Response from Kanniga P | Property representative |
Hi Jonathan, Thanl you for cntacting us. Where in India are you from and how is everything there? It has been a bit wet here today but we saw some sunshine finally this afternoon. Regarding the diving, if you could... More