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Ban's Diving Resort

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Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I just stayed here for a week. He was doing his open water course and I was doing my advanced open water course. Both courses were brilliant the div centre runs like clockwork and the instructors (Policy and Emily) were fab. Since...More

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Reviewed 17 June 2016

Recently had an amazing time on the Open Water Course with Ant Griffiths as my instructor. Koh Tao was beautiful, Ban's had everything you could want, and my group of fellow divers and instructors were absolutely awesome. For a solo female traveller, my enjoyment of...More

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Reviewed 17 June 2016

Brilliant! Two friends and I (Alice, Jen and Char) stayed at Bans diving resort to complete our open water diving course! The rooms and pools were lovely and the infinity pool was a great place to relax after a day of diving. We were warmly...More

Thank Char C
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

Such an awesome time Ban's! Highlight of my Southeast Asia trip! The resort is absolutely beautiful and the location can't be beat. Great food, shops and bars all within walking distance. The experience was truly made by my incredible dive instructor, Phillip Schwartz. He made...More

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Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

Had a wonderful time at Ban's learning my Open Water. Thank you to Sofi Desa, my French instructor, who was very clear, very detailed and concise in her teaching (in English!!) and at the same time, she made the lessons really fun! Ban's resort was...More

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Shuttle Bus Service
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US$43 - US$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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US$43 - US$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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