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Address: 334/117 Moo 12,Soi Welcome, Jomtien Beach Rd, Jomtien Beach, Pattaya 20260, Thailand (Formerly Diving Thailand)
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+66 87 602 1411
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 20:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Real Divers is a British family run PADI 5 STAR dive center, we run daily...

Real Divers is a British family run PADI 5 STAR dive center, we run daily dive and snorkeling trips as well as all PADI courses to the Pattaya Coral Islands and Samae San Islands.

Real Divers offer the best and easiest option for first time divers who would like to do the PADI discover scuba diving experience or PADI Open water course.

The trips start with a 9.30am pick up from your hotel; included in the trip is Professional supervision, 2 dives, rental, lunch/fruit/drinks, photo's (GoPro4), DSD wall chart certification of completion and pick up and return to your hotel (3pm).

We run the trips in our 12 metre twin engine speedboat so the time spent to the islands takes 20 minutes instead of an hour plus like the big boats.

We can also pull right up to the beach bay and put the equipment on in shallow water instead of putting the equipment on and jumping into deep water and have 200 metre surface swims to the beach such as on the large boats. You wil get to dive on a shallow coral reef and see colourful corals and marine life and a great chance of seeing large turtles.

After years of teaching this experience and courses we know we have the best and easiest Discover scuba diving or Open water course in Pattaya, get in touch with us by e-mail we also offer group discounts

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Open water 18m - Excellent, guys! Thanks you so much for your awesome service!

My husband and I got 4 days in Pattaya and decided to get our Open Water 18m cert, we did lots of research and finally decided to chose Real Divers base on recommendations and... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband and I got 4 days in Pattaya and decided to get our Open Water 18m cert, we did lots of research and finally decided to chose Real Divers base on recommendations and super good review online. That's nothing else i can expect, James was our instructor and to be honest, he is a super friendly, calm and really... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the best people i have met I was here for a short trip and planned for activites. These guys are really helpful and knowledge about the the things you are planning to do. These guys are recommended.they are the best guys in business

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ScubaPattaya, Owner at Real Divers, responded to this review

Hi Prateek, Thanks for the great review about your Padi Discover scuba diving. The dive and equipment briefings the team gives is very detailed and plenty of information on how the dive will go and how the dive equipment works. The nicet thing about Real Divers we have a very fast custom built speedboat and we can have you at... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a wonderful experience with Realdivers! Peter responded my email quick and thoroughly. They arranged everything and made it an easy trip for us. Peter, Charlie and Paul were our coaches. They were super professional and nice. They accompanied and helped us all the time when we are in the sea. I couldn't be more grateful for everything the... More 

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ScubaPattaya, Owner at Real Divers, responded to this review

Hi Sean. Julie and Amber, Thanks for the great review. We are very happy that you all enjoyed and did so well on your Padi Discover scuba diving once we had finished the diving skills which you all did very well we made two really nice relaxed dives looking at the coral reefs and Marine life. The knowledge and experience... More 

Charleston
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

These guys were excellent to dive with! I spent four days diving with them, Paul my dive master was exceptional. I'm looking forward to diving with them again when I get back to Pattaya.

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ScubaPattaya, Owner at Real Divers, responded to this review

Hi Blake, Thanks taking time out to make this review. We are very happy that you enjoyed the diving in Pattaya and Samae San. The team got on very well with you and Neil was grateful for the Bacon roll you gave him lol. It was great to dive with you and chill out on the boat also having a... More 

Noida, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I can say with guarantee you cannot find more professional and more friendly instructors if you are first time divers. James is an excellent instructor and makes you feel home. The whole team of Real divers is just amazing. Full points to the entire team. Cheers mates!!

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ScubaPattaya, Owner at Real Divers, responded to this review

Hi Dipanshu, Thanks fro the great review about your Padi Discover scuba diving. The team works very hard to make sure our divers feel safe and have the correct knowledge before they start their diving experience. The team are a very friendly and chilled out guy's to talk to or have a drink after the scuba diving. We hope to... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Imagine walking into a bar. You see a guy who smiles and say "Hi. How'r you doin' mate?", so you say "Fine" and start having a conversation. Four hours later you find yourself still talking to the same guy and having fun. That pretty much resembles how Nigel & Peter (who run the Real Divers) are. You nudge them with... More 

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ScubaPattaya, Owner at Real Divers, responded to this review

Hi Martin and Junior, Thanks you for the great review about your two days Discover scuba diving with Real Divers. The team are very friendly bunch and like to make sure all our divers have a splendid time at Real Divers. Pawel from Poland is a very good instructor with plenty of experience and very chilled out. Your English was... More 

Geelong, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After reading heaps of reviews on dive shops in the area, I was lucky enough to come across real divers, where they made me feel like part of the team, I did 11 dives in total over 4 days, Paul the dive master was great and safe and was always paying attention to everything on the boat and helping everyone,... More 

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ScubaPattaya, Owner at Real Divers, responded to this review

Hi Corey, Thanks for the great review mate about your diving at Real Divers. The Samae San trip is always a adventure making the 3 dives down there is well worth it. The Local Pattaya wrecks are fun to dive at and drift diving in the afternoon is cool to do. The dive team are very tuned into the safety... More 

London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After speaking to Neil on the phone while in Pattaya nothing was to much trouble to arrange my days diving with the dive centre team. I had 3 dives in one day and can't fault this place. Real divers have a very fast boat that can get you to the islands quickly which means that you are not getting back... More 

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ScubaPattaya, Owner at Real Divers, responded to this review

Hi Richard, Thanks for the great review about your scuba diving with Real Divers. Neil and the team always try to get you to the best dive sites to make sure you have a really good days diving. We like to offer 3 dives a day to our certified divers so you get the chance to see more of the... More 

Shanghai, China
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This one one of the best diving center I have been to. I took my PADI Open Water certificate with them and everything went perfectly. Very pedagogic approach, safety first without forgetting the fun.

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Thank Laurent974974
ScubaPattaya, Owner at Real Divers, responded to this review

Hi Laurent, Thank you for the kind review about your Padi Open water course. It was a pleasure to train you and how quickly you took to this fantastic sport. I am very happy that you like our safety record and the dive team sense of humor. I hope to see you back in the Land of Smiles until then... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Last year when we were in Pattaya we made a spur-of-the-moment decision to try PADI Discover Diving with Real Divers. We were impressed with their attention to safety and friendly attitude. So impressed that when we decided to get our certification we came back to Real Divers. Again it was just a great positive experience. Neil is an excellent teacher... More 

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ScubaPattaya, Owner at Real Divers, responded to this review

Hi Sandy & Ted, Thanks for the great review about your Padi Open water course. Real Divers have a 100% safety record since they opened 11 years ago and Neil has a 100% safety record plus his been teaching for 18 years now with out any injuries to students and divers. The dive team are very professional and friendly to... More 

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