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Indepth Dive Centre

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43/39 Moo 5, Chalong, Phuket Town, Phuket 83130, Thailand
+66 81 862 8267
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Excellent communication from the word go, took time to answer my many questions, really felt that... read more

Reviewed 31 December 2017
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Out Standing PADI Dive Centre and Amazing Instructors had a very good experience .Michael Taylor... read more

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Indepth Dive Centre PADI 5* IDC & TecRec Centre S-36108, formed in 2002, is owned and managed by British PADI Course Director Chris Owen. Chris has 25 years experience of diving and managing dive centres in both the Gulf of Thailand and on the Andaman coast. Chris has been conducting hugely successful PADI Instructor Courses and scuba diving internship packages for over 17 years. Indepth offers a full range of PADI, DAN and Tec courses from beginner up to Instructor in most languages. Chris is also a PADI CCR Rebreather Instructor Trainer on the Poseidon MK VI or Se7en.Indepth Dive Centre (IDC)is located in Chalong and consists of a purpose built dive centre with uniquely designed state of the art classrooms, complete with full multimedia support using the very latest instructional tools and technology. Indepth Dive Centre (IDC) also works with two purpose-built training pools, one of which is 3m deep and only two minutes walk away, to offer you the very best scuba diving training available.IDC also offers a complete range of daily dive trips to the surrounding dive sites, including Phi Phi, as well as liveaboard trips to suit all budgets.Instruction | Day trips | Liveaboard | Nitrox | Gear rentalRetail | Snorkeling | Accommodation | Tec diving
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Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Excellent communication from the word go, took time to answer my many questions, really felt that Chris was going above and beyond for me. Had a great time getting my advanced open water. Would highly recommend Chris and the team.

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Chris O, Owner at Indepth Dive Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2018

Hi Lucy, Many thanks for your feedback, GREAT to hear your enjoyed your PADI Advanced Open Water Course and your Liveaboard to The Similan Islands! Thank you again for the feedback and we hope to see you back next year !! Chris, Mike and Oor

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Reviewed 26 December 2017

Out Standing PADI Dive Centre and Amazing Instructors had a very good experience .Michael Taylor was my Instructor and i must say he is very good Instructor .Chris owen owns the business and he is a well reputed Instructor many people got trained from him...More

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Chris O, Owner at Indepth Dive Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2018

Hi Syed, Many thanks for your review here, apologies for the delay in replying but we are in Peak Season now. GLAD to hear your have enjoyed your diving with us here on Phuket and FANTASTIC to hear you are coming back for your Divemaster...More

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Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

I just completed my OWD with Mike...what can I say, very professional and patient instructor, really super. I was very worried at the beginning but now I can say that I had a very nice experience and after 3 days of hard work today I...More

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Chris O, Owner at Indepth Dive Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2018

Hi Salvo, Thanks for the review, much appreciated and as you said it was just the beginning :) see you in two weeks for your Advanced Open Water Course !! Chris

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Reviewed 11 November 2017

We joined Indepth for a Discover Scuba Dive course which involved three dives over three different dive sites from a big boat off the islands Koh Racha Rai and Koh Racha Noi. We organised the dive via email with their Course Director (Chris Owen) who...More

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Chris O, General Manager at Indepth Dive Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2017

Thank you very much for your feedback, and very happy to hear that you enjoyed your time with us and that you both had a great day's diving with us. Safety and FUN it's what it is all about : ) Happy Diving and we...More

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Reviewed 9 November 2017

Absolutely amazing experience. Was so lucky to have Mike and Adam (trainee instructor) with me for AOW lessons. Mike is super patient, funny and experienced. I would love to come back for my Rescue Diver sometime soon~More

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Chris O, General Manager at Indepth Dive Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 11 November 2017

Hi Chiara, Many thanks for your review, we are very pleased to hear you enjoyed your time with us and CONGRATULATIONS on your PADI Advanced Open Water certification! Mike and Adam enjoyed working with you and we look forward to seeing you again one day....More

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Reviewed 27 February 2017

I did my IDC with Chris in January 2017. I found it really hard to choose who to do my IDC with but I had a really good feeling about Chris immediately when I started messaging with him. Chris arrange a room for me next...More

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Chris O, Owner at Indepth Dive Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2018

Hi Elisa, GREAT to hear from you and THANK YOU for sending us some feedback! And thank you for your kind words. You didn't drive me crazy, just never say " I don't know again". Have fun teaching and we hope to see you back...More

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Reviewed 21 December 2016

I did my IDC with Chris in September 2016. Chris was very helpful from the start. Arranging things via email and facebook messages upfront. The course itself was awesome. Chris and his crew are very knowlegeable and willing to pass on their experience. Chris has...More

3  Thank HenningSch
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Chris O, Owner at Indepth Dive Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2018

Hi Henning, Thanks for the review, much appreciiated, pleased to hear your enjoyed your time with us. And very pleased to hear my words of wisdom still haunt you. I hope all is good wherever you are in the world now. Happy Diving!! Chris

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Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

I did my Idc with Chris Owen, few years ago. I came to know him through internet and he was very helpful with everything! His IDC program is one of the best and if you want learn a bit more than you just needed(he is...More

3  Thank Naushad M
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Reviewed 27 November 2016

During my recent trip to Phuket, I was introduced to IDC and was lucky enough to have the time and opportunity to try diving for the first time. It was amazing, from the moment I met our instructor Vicki, I knew it was going to...More

3  Thank alyssajgreen
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Chris O, Owner at Indepth Dive Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2018

Hi Alyssa, It was great to have had you Try Diving with us with the PADI Discover Scuba Diving program. There is something unbelievably addictive about teaching people to dive or taking people like yourself underwater for the first time! Vicky says Hi and we...More

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Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Taking Instructor Development Course with Chris Owen is one of the right desicions I have made since I stepped into the diving industry. The course itself is beneficial to all the candidates. It not only helps us pass the Instructor Examination, but also set a...More

2  Thank Anastasia C
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