Experience The Underwater World


Buddha View Dive Resort is Thailand’s premier PADI 5 star Gold Palm IDC Resort and PADI Career Development Centre. With over 20 years of experience Buddha View provides world-class PADI dive courses, diving tours and accommodation to suit all budgets.

The resort is located on Koh Tao which is an island in the Gulf of Thailand. It is in the southern part of the island on a stunning bay called Chalok Baan Kao.

We offer the whole range of PADI scuba diving courses from half day Discover Scuba Diving and the 3 to 4 day PADI Open Water Diver certification, through to professional level Divemaster and Instructor training.

All of our dive professionals are carefully selected for their knowledge, customer service skills and passion for teaching scuba diving. When it comes to teaching scuba diving there are very few dive centres in the world that have more experience so there is no better place to dive than at Buddha View.

    Facilities include :
  • Swimming pool
  • Beach bar and café
  • Restaurant with Thai and Western food
  • Beach barbeque
  • An equipment shop for all diving and snorkelling needs
  • Air conditioned classrooms
  • Travel agency and motorbike rental
  • Three fully outfitted dive boats
  • Snorkelling equipment rental
  • Kayak rental
  • Wifi service
  • Laundry service