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Phangan International Diving School

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Address: Hacienda Resort and Beach Club, 99/38 Moo 1 | Ao Baan Tai, Ko Pha Ngan 84280, Thailand
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Phangan International Diving School(PIDS) is located opposite Makro just...

Phangan International Diving School(PIDS) is located opposite Makro just outside Thong Sala. Its equipment room and training pool is located nearby at Hacienda Beach Club Resort. It also has a booking office in Haad Rin. PIDS offer all divers full diving packages, dive education, multi course diving promotions and also discounted diving accommodation. Our team of professional PADI Instructors and Divemasters have unrivaled knowledge of the local dive scene around Koh Phangan. We will guide you through every step of the way as you reach your goal – becoming a qualified PADI Diver!

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I did my open water course with PIDS and it was amazing, we had some classroom hours, did 4 Pool dives for training and then we had 1 local dive and 3 dives at Sails Rock, one of... read more

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phiphi
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I did my open water course with PIDS and it was amazing, we had some classroom hours, did 4 Pool dives for training and then we had 1 local dive and 3 dives at Sails Rock, one of the best divesites in SEA. It was amazing. Our instructor, Cristina always made me feel safe and always made sure everyone understood... More 

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JFW82, Online Marketing at Phangan International Diving School, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to write this lovely review, Finja! We're super happy that you could enjoy your time with Cristina so much. Congratulations on becoming a certified open water diver! We hope you keep on diving! :) More 

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I have dived all around the world and found Pids to be a great company and team to dive with. From the moment I entered the shop and spoke to Gary I knew it was the place for me to dive with. I had 2 great dives on sail rock with Christina who I found fantastic very knowlegible on marine... More 

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JFW82, Online Marketing at Phangan International Diving School, responded to this review

Thank you so much, Steve, for taking the the time to write this great review for us! We're more than happy that you've had such a great time with us, that you got the chance to go to the wreck, enjoy a day on our luxury boat, learn from Cristina's abundant knowledge regarding the marine life and spend time with... More 

Lommel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great support during my first time diving! It was really amazing. I felt save and exited. It was fun. You get 2 dives, 30 minutes each dive. I saw a lot of fishes, coral, even a jellyfish. :-) One advise: don't miss this! X

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JFW82, Online Marketing at Phangan International Diving School, responded to this review

Thank you for this nice review, Tamara! We're glad you felt save and excited and maybe you come back to do your course one day ;) More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My first dive for 12 years , Christina , went through everything with me on the boat , when we got in the water whilst doing refresher excercises i had a panic and nearly let out a brown snapper , Christina immediatley took control and calmed Me down , i then went on to do two amazing dives at sail... More 

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JFW82, Online Marketing at Phangan International Diving School, responded to this review

Thank you for this review, Jim! Regarding you haven't been diving for 12 years (wow!), it can absolutely happen that you panic a little bit. We're glad that Cristina helped you through it and that you could enjoy your two dives at Sail Rock with her! Hope to see you back here one day! More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did the tour today and it was amazing !!! Experienced and really cool staff who really take care of you on the boat and under water !!! Food was good and in Nice quantity ;) Christina, our diving instructor, was super Nice, smiling and professional. I deaply recommend

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JFW82, Online Marketing at Phangan International Diving School, responded to this review

Thanks for this review, Alexandre! We're glad you felt safe and taken care of. Come back any time to dive with us again! :) More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Discovering scuba diving in Sail Rock was a pretty perfect day ! Breakfast was not bad, lunch was very good ! Dive was awesome, and you feel really safe with all thoses qualified people around you ! Highly recommended ! Thanks to the nice and beautifull Christina ! Everything was clear and easy to understand ! She made everything more... More 

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JFW82, Online Marketing at Phangan International Diving School, responded to this review

Thank you for writing this review! Wonderful that you had a 'pretty perfect day' diving with us! We hope you keep your word and come back to become a certified PADI Open Water Diver! :D More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing school Really professional liked it a lot. Great boat and great crew Would definitely come back again

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Thanks for this review, Gary! We're glad that you enjoyed your time with us and as you say: we hope you'll come back :D More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing place for first time diving and super affordable as well. I did the PADI Open Water Certification along with four dives at Sail Rock. Was in a class with two others, and our instructor was TJ who was super patient, knowledgable, and taught us a bunch of skills including how to hit the regulator. The dives were awesome as... More 

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JFW82, Online Marketing at Phangan International Diving School, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to write such a nice review for us, Mendel! We're glad you've had such a great time doing your Open Water certification with TJ. Best regards from him! Hopefully, we see you back on Koh Phangan at some point! Keep on diving! :D More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I made my Advanced, Rescue and Divemaster with PIDS and I never regretted it, as the four and a half months I spent with these guys on the island, was definitely the best time of my life. From the very first week I was accepted as a member of the PIDS family. Also I had a very good education during... More 

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JFW82, Online Marketing at Phangan International Diving School, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review for PIDS. We are so happy that you had such a great time with us and we're all missing you as well. Regards from everyone!! We hope to see you back here soon and one more thing: ALWAYS BE AN ELEPHANT :D More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hey, today we was on a fun dive trip with Jessy to the sail rock. It was amazing. Lots of fish and corals over. And we had a good view under water. We hoped to see a whaleshark, because they were seen a view days earlier. But we had no luck. Anyway it was a great trip with a good... More 

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JFW82, Online Marketing at Phangan International Diving School, responded to this review

Thanks very much for this review, Tom! Unfortunately, whale sharks don't show up every day. We're sorry that you didn't get the chance to see one. Luckily there was plenty of other cool stuff to enjoy. Hope to see you back here one day. More 

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