Learn to Dive




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Koh Tao Diving is one of the best places to learn how to scuba dive. Sairee Cottage Diving is a premiere dive school situated directly on the beautiful Sairee Beach, Koh Tao. We have world class diving facilities, elite instructors and our very own comfortable boats. Let us provide an unforgettable & taylored diving experience for you. We leave right from the beach and on return we have a sunset drink at our pool bar.

To make your stay even more comfortable, you can stay in the Sairee Cottage resort situated on Sairee Beach.

Send us an email and we will arrange something wonderful for you.



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Learn at home.

The new way to get certified.

Get your PADI!

Open Water Touch – Complete all aspects of your course theory before you arrive on your laptop or tablet. Leaving you more free time on your holiday with only the in-water adventures to complete.

Open Water “Classic” – Allow our instructors to guide you through the entire course, which consists of classroom, pool session and Open Water dives.

Which ever option you choose, you can be sure we at Sairee Cottage Diving will make learning to scuba dive fun, safe & memorable.

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Caring for our Environment

Sairee Cottage Diving is dedicated to protecting our ocean. Whether you are a diver or not, we believe it is of utmost importance to preserve our environment. As an eco friendly dive school, we organise eco days on a regular basis and we donate to ProjectAWARE with every certification we process.

We avoid single-use plastics throughout the resort & dive shop and recycle all paper & aluminium waste.

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Take a look around…

We have nothing to hide. Come and take a look around our dive shop & facilities. A PADI instructor is always ready to answer your questions and show you around.

If you haven’t made it to Koh Tao yet, please send us a message and one of our experienced PADI instructors will personally reply to you.

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Become a Professional

Ever thought about becoming a Diving Instructor? At Sairee Cottage Diving we teach one of the best PADI IDC course on Koh Tao, where we focus on you becoming a successful Dive Instructor with some of the best job opportunities. Come and have a chat with our PADI Platinum Course Director!

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Free Dive Insurance for everyone

Scuba diving is a very safe sport. Safety is our top priority so we ensure that all our students and fun divers are fully covered with personal dive insurance during their diving courses and fun dives.

All that for free.

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Breathe the Purest Air

As the only dive school on Koh Tao with a Pure Air certificate from Bauer Compressors we can guarantee the best quality air in our tanks and ensure the highest safety standard. It is the best quality breathing gas money can buy.

NASA uses Bauer Compressors to supply breathing gases to their astronauts.

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