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Seafarer Divers Co. Ltd

1/10-11, Moo 5, Soi Ao Chalong Pier, Tambon Rawai,, Phuket, 83130, Phuket, Thailand
SEAFARER DIVERS IS STANDING BY! If you are looking for adventure and service on your next dive vacation, do not turn another dive brochure. Email us! Seafarer Divers Co Ltd is standing by and is proud to be a Euro-Thai family-owned business. Since 1979, we have guided thousands of peoples to world-class dive sites in Thailand and especially in the Andaman Sea. Our TDA/CMAS, PADI or NAUI Divemaster/Instructors are standing by with top of the line equipment and vessels to get you where you want to be. Remember, with one phone call, fax or E-mail, you will be in touch with the latest sightings, conditions, packages and special deals. SEAFARER DIVERS PROVIDES SERVICES SUCH AS: - A retail shop of 100-metres squared with dive equipments from worldwide dive manufacturers and an equipment storage of 30-metres squared on the second floor. - Our professional dive center provides services such as rentals, sales and servicing for most brands of regulators, BCD, dive computers and tank valves as well an air and Nitrox filling station with a K-15 Bauer compressor and its air-bank for the most demanding. - A well-equipped classroom with audio-visual for teaching the TDA/CMAS, PADI or NAUI air and Nitrox dive courses. - Regular day dive trips in cooperation with other dive centers for day dive trips of 2-3 day dives to either to Racha Yai Island, Shark Point, Anemone Reef, King Cruiser Wreck, Koh Doc Mai, Racha Noi Island, Phi-Phi Islands and Similan Islands. - A liveaboard dive vessel MV Andaman Seafarer for regular or private dive cruises to Similan-Surin-Richelieu Rock and/or to Southern Islands for 14 passengers in air conditioned double or quadruple cabins. - A vessel MV Andaman Seafarer for a dive group package of 5 full diving days including 2 day dives and lunch to either to Racha Yai Island, Shark Point, Anemone Reef, King Cruiser Wreck, Koh Doc Mai, Racha Noi Island and Phi-Phi Islands. - A vessel MV Andaman Seafarer for 3-12 day private cruises with sea-canoes for touring the islands and mangroves of Marine National Parks between Burma and Malaysia. - A tour counter for booking hotels, transfers and eco-tourism tours from one to several days such as sea canoe tours, sailing or motor boat charters, National Park trekking tours, and so on in Phuket - Phang-Nga - Krabi. Circuits or tours can be done before or after a liveaboard, day dive trips or dive courses. On request, we organize full package circuits for individual or group on either join tour basis or private tour. GENERAL INFORMATIONS FOR CERTIFIED DIVERS AND STUDENTS - Seafarer Divers is insured in Thailand with New Hampshire Insurance Company (AIG) as an inbound dive tour-operator. - We suggest to all divers to sign up for extra dive travel insurance such as DAN in order to cover travel risks and dive accident. Without dive travel insurance, any dive accident without a third party responsible to cover the charge will be under the full responsibility of the diver (In Thailand: recompression chamber fee may be up to 15,000 Euro). - Divers must show their dive certification and logbook and sign a waiver of claims before boarding a day dive boat or a liveaboard vessel. - Buddy system is mandatory on all day dive trips and liveaboards and the divers should have a dive computer and a surface buoy per buddy team at least. - Diving conditions in the Andaman Sea around Phuket or during a liveaboard dive cruise are not like diving inside a lagoon.... Strong currents (moon) and wind (December to February) may change the quality and the safety of the dives; therefore all certified divers must be confident in the water or get additional training before booking dive trips or liveaboard cruises. - Divemaster/Instructor supervision is provided on our day dive trips with local dive guides but the service of a private Divemaster/Instructor guiding during each dive is only provided on request prior to the day dive trip or liveaboard and will be charged an extra fee per diver. - Since few years, profit oriented business is pushing dive centers to manage large day dive boats and liveaboard vessels with 20-30 divers and crew of 8-12 people on board including Divemaster/Instructors. Promiscuity aboard, dangerous drop-offs of divers by groups of 12-15 divers at once from the stern platform, overcrowded dive sites with 20-30 divers and Divemaster/Instructors from the same boat at the same dive site by those "cattle-boats", destroy the pleasure of the conviviality, privacy and safety of the divers. - Seafarer Divers Co Ltd provides tanks and weights belt only on day dive trips or liveaboard dive cruises. - Divers must bring their personal dive equipment such as fins, mask, snorkel, BCD, regulator, dive computer, surface buoy, dive suit (2-3 mm) and torch for night dive. Dive equipment may be rented or bought from Seafarer Divers dive center at Chalong Bay Marina before boarding. - Diver owning a regulator with Din system must bring a yoke adaptor to fit our K-valves. - Seafarer Divers does not rent dive torch or U/W camera. LIVEABOARD DIVE CRUISES WITH MV ANDAMAN SEAFARER - Many divers have seen a lot of advertising in dive magazines about diving in Burma and asked us the possibility of liveaboard dive cruises in Burma with MV Andaman Seafarer. Today we can confirm that Seafarer Divers will not plan any dive cruise with our vessel MV Andaman Seafarer to Mergui Archipelago or Burma Banks. Comments from divers who had been diving with other dive operators in Burma have confirmed that the visibility (not better than Surin, Phi-Phi or Phuket area), the coral reefs (anchoring and dynamiting), the fish (no more big fish: over fishing and dynamiting) are not as good as at the dive sites at Hin Daeng or Hin Muang, Similan or Surin Islands National Parks, without mentioning the entry/exit problems (Burma closes or opens its border without any warning). - Chief of the Similan Islands Marine National Park is warning tour and dive tour operators that it is illegal to bring tourists into the marine park during the monsoon season when the seas are rough and dangerous. The park is closing every year from the beginning of May until the end of October. - MV Andaman Seafarer is a convivial liveaboard dive vessel where each diver may be able to get his/her own privacy with a capacity per cruise of 8-14 divers and 6 crew members at most. Most of our guests enjoy coming back year after year and enjoy sending their friends for those key points to MV Andaman Seafarer. - Most of the time divers like to bring aperitifs, spirits, whisky, wine and delicatessen for the late afternoons or evening parties. - MV Andaman Seafarer has 3 "VIP" cabins and 2 "First Class" cabins. Each 2 "First Class" cabins for 4 persons can be booked as "VIP" cabins for 2 persons per cabin only. Therefore, 10-12 persons will share the whole vessel MV Andaman Seafarer.
+66 (0)76 280 644
+66 081 979 49 11
+66 (0)76 381 219



    • Camera Hire
    • Diving seven days
    • Equipment Servicing
    • Nitrox fills
    • Own accommodation
    • Own Boat(s)
    • Own Liveaboard(s)
    • Own pool
    • Rebreather hire/training
    • Resort/Intro Dives
    • Scuba hire
    • Showers
    • Trimix fills


    Our TDA/CMAS 5 Star ITC Dive Academy Center provides services such as rentals, sales and servicing as well air/nitrox filling station. 3-9 day Liveaboards with MV Andaman Seafarer to Similan, Surin, Richelieu Rock, Phi-Phi, Hin Daeng. PADI-CMAS-NAUI courses, crossovers or internship trainings.