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Hidden Depths Diving

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123 Moo 1 | Ban Saladan, Ko Lanta 81150, Thailand
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Great service! (Scuba diving class). Liked: + great email communication before booking + nice... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
alvarobalbi
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london
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Wonderful day with this company. We booked with them because we stopped in and spoke with one of... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
sarahmaob
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Siem Reap, Cambodia
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We are a small eco-friendly PADI Five Star IDC Dive Centre providing speedboat trips with the emphasis on professionalism, safety and fun. Our centre has been designed by divers for divers. We have our own pier on site, from which our sleek speedboat leaves daily. We offer diving and snorkelling trips and all PADI courses, including professional level. We are committed to conservation, running many environmental projects and encouraging our divers to love and respect the ocean. We don't just offer diving, we give you the chance to become part of our family. Our slogan is 'It's time to explore' - why not come and explore with us!
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  • Terrible0%
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123 Moo 1 | Ban Saladan, Ko Lanta 81150, Thailand
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"dive shop"
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"speed boat"
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"these guys"
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"green star"
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"instructor chris"
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"dive master"
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"open water course"
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"eco friendly"
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"koh bida"
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"fun dives"
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"advanced open water"
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"experienced divers"
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"great dive"
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"beautiful dive sites"
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"dive course"
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"underwater photographer"
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"manta rays"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Great service! (Scuba diving class). Liked: + great email communication before booking + nice, friendly and very professional staff (16 years experience for our instructor) + small speed boat (we saw one of the slow boats of the other companies arriving when we were leaving...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Wonderful day with this company. We booked with them because we stopped in and spoke with one of the owners. I have dived and snorkeled with a lot of boats and companies, and this one truly is trying to be eco friendly. I also felt...More

Thank sarahmaob
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HiddenDepthsKohLanta, Owner at Hidden Depths Diving, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi and thanks for your 5 star review. Safety and the environment are two things that take high priority here. Safety at every level will always come first and rightly so. Taking care of the environment is everyone’s responsibility and even the smallest things make...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff was so friendly, I felt like I was a part of their family. It was my first time diving as well as my mom's and Chris made us both feel incredibly at ease during our DSD to Koh Haa. We loved the experience...More

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HiddenDepthsKohLanta, Owner at Hidden Depths Diving, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi all. Someone once referred to us as “more family, less factory”, which is exactly what we endeavour to be. Any dive centre can take you diving or run a course but that’s only half way to a great experience. Regardless which dive centre you...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hidden depths cultivated the best dive experience I could have asked for. You absolutely should dive with them! No need to look elsewhere! I completed my open water certification here and felt like I walked into a warm and welcoming family immediately. All of the...More

Thank Emily K
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HiddenDepthsKohLanta, Owner at Hidden Depths Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hey. Firstly well done on your course. Some of our guests take time to adapt to the new world underwater but you certainly were very comfortable with it from the start. It was also nice that you had the time to fun dive after the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I can sincerely recommend Hidden depths. I did the PADI open water diving course at hidden depths. I felt very safe over there. They are very committed and careful in the way they let you start learning the first diving skills. There mission; we take...More

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HiddenDepthsKohLanta, Owner at Hidden Depths Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

The world of wonders has indeed opened up for you. There are also many other interesting things that go hand in hand with diving. Learn to take underwater photographs, exploring historical wrecks or marine conservation. Whatever you do, have a great time and always be...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took the open water dive cert. at Hidden Depths - we can highly recommend it; - The staff were really nice and professional - There is a max of 2 divers per instructor. - Great breakfast is included - The speedboat makes the day...More

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HiddenDepthsKohLanta, Owner at Hidden Depths Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi and well done for becoming Open Water divers. Small groups come as standard here. It makes learning easier, more thorough and we produce better, confident skilled divers as a result. The oceans are now there for you to discover, and remember we are always...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We chose Hidden Depths for our PADI Open Water certification because it was listed on the PADI site as a Five Star IDC/CDC shop. I had done a Discovery dive before but my boyfriend had never even snorkeled. The Hidden Depths team is very knowledgeable...More

Thank sommerfigone
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HiddenDepthsKohLanta, Owner at Hidden Depths Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

PADI Open Water Divers, whoop whoop!!!! The life beneath the waves now awaits you. Right from the start you both took to your new environment, now “it’s time to explore” the seas. There are lots of adventures to be had wherever you are in the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We couldn’t rate this dive school highly enough. Following a recommendation from a regular diver (as looking for a dive school on Koh Lanta can be a minefield), Hidden Depths did not disappoint. I undertook a refresher dive and 3 fun dives, whilst my girlfriend...More

Thank ricksterjenks
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HiddenDepthsKohLanta, Owner at Hidden Depths Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Whale Shark!!! A fantastic conclusion to your diving with us. Congratulations to your partner for completing her Open Water Course, despite some initial concerns...... it makes the end result that much more satisfying. Welcome back to diving after your short break. As with most things...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Would highly recommend you dive with hidden depths. I wanted to do a discovery dive for years, and always postponed because I was a bit anxious about it. But decided to try on someone’s recommendation Hidden Depths. Stopped by there before and tried on all...More

Thank Maria A
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HiddenDepthsKohLanta, Owner at Hidden Depths Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hey you did it 😁 The reward for our Instructors is passing on their passion for diving. We consider the Discover Scuba Diving (DSD) one of the most important to get absolutely right. Our Instructors are selected, not only for their knowledge and professionalism, but...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hidden Depths is the best dive center I’ve been to around Southeast Asia. Incredibly professional and caring crew, delicious breakfast by the pier with a view... great vibe! I must make a special remark to my formidable dive instructor, Chris Facey. This guy will tell...More

Thank Deborah C
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HiddenDepthsKohLanta, Owner at Hidden Depths Diving, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Not much to say about this review other than....... Chris...... you’re the man.

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Viz was ok, the fact it is quieter at the sites in Phi Phi islands more than makes up for this. I found it more than ok if I'm honest. Check when the marine parks are open as they close for part of the year although there is... More
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