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Ban's Diving Resort

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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.
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Free Internet
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Public Wifi
Shuttle Bus Service
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Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
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After an initial blip with arriving to a dirty room (this was quickly fixed with a room swap) we got to enjoy the stunning hilltop hotel. The pool looks like the tropical oasis it is and the coffee house attached became a quick favourite ( amazing ice coffee and toasties). The
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Me and a friend took our Open Water and Advanced course here and it was really great. Really friendly and cool staff and instructors, shoutout to Hampus which was out instructor for the course. If you had any problems understanding something, you could just ask him in swedish.
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Just had an amazing 4 days doing the open water course with George! He made the course so fun while also learning a lot. Have had a great stay in the superior rooms at Bans Dive Resort. Would highly recommend both bans and George for an incredible experience!
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Ban's is a great place to come if you're thinking about getting some scuba certifications. I did both my open water and advanced open water with Kyle Power and it was great. Small classes (one other guy for the open water and just me for the advanced) and Ban's gave me a
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Me and my boyfriend just finished our PADI open water with Ban Diving. We had a very very good experience with them, especially because of our super good instructor Hampus!! Couldn't wish for anything better :)
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The Hilltop View Suite at the Ban's Diving Resort
Yes, it’s a good time weather-wise — and April is norma the beginning of the Whale Shark season.
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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.
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Hi always for boat arrival & departure. great free service
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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.
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"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"
USD 42 - USD 90 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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ThailandSurat Thani ProvinceKoh Tao
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