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Ban's Diving Resort

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

They offer diving course with accommodation (private room not dorm) for the student but if you come as a couple and one doesn't take a class like us you have to pay an extra (which is reasonable). Free standard room with Fan and private bathroom...More

Thank Beau T
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Ban's diving resort is a huge professional resort with all the comforts closeby. It's one of the cheapest but best places in the world for getting your diving licence. We've got our Padi open water here thanks to our super nice instructor Atip 'Bee' Wannakua....More

Thank Florine K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was scared before I tried. Seriously, it's a totally new world, and you have to learn a lot of skills that you haven't ever tried before. But it all was really nice and smooth! My instructors Lianne and George were a perfect combination of...More

Thank Ira_Shiki
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at Ban's to get PADI open water certified and was fortunate enough to have ANTHONY GRIFFITHS as my instructor. ANT is awesome and his passion for scuba-diving is obvious. He's got 20+ years experience. ANT's teaching style focuses more on lectures and practical advice...More

Thank Matt W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I came to Ban's with my wife to do the PADI open water & advanced course. First of all I want to give some inputs on the given negative reviews. Of course if you go for the free rooms (for divers) you get a room...More

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USD 43 - USD 78 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#2 Best Value Hotel in Koh Tao
#3 Top resorts Hotel in Koh Tao
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Koh Tao
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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USD 43 - USD 78 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#2 Best Value Hotel in Koh Tao
#3 Top resorts Hotel in Koh Tao
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Koh Tao
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nurjahanm2016
14 December 2017|
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Response from Sport mit K | Reviewed this property |
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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Sunnie O
18 July 2017|
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Response from marcobb | Reviewed this property |
Hi always for boat arrival & departure. great free service
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"The cheapest place to get PADI certified."
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"Great location, central and close to bars restaurants and beach"
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"Top Rooms are best. Little further of a walk but worth it!"
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"If you're doing a scuba course here and the accommodation is included in the price, try to get a private..."
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