About Us

The Premium Dive Center in Phuket

We are scuba diving enthusiasts and ocean lovers! Are you already feeling the same way or do you want to have this experience first? Then Aloha’s dive center in Phuket is the right address for you, no matter where you stay on the island.

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Aloha Diving Phuket – anything but mainstream

Our dive center is located in the south of Phuket island, in a charming place called Rawai / Nai Harn. The gorgeous Nai Harn Beach and the idyllic Yanui Beach are not far away from our dive center.

In our family-operated Phuket dive center and PADI training center you are never treated like a number. We are there for you personally and we are delighted to explore the treasures of the Andaman Sea with you, according to your ideas and preferences.

Our extensive range of offers includes various diving trips, try scuba diving, dive courses, snorkeling trips, boat charter, yacht maintenance and much more.

We guarantee you premium quality and tailor-made adventures along with honest and conscientious advice. Whether in advance when planning your vacation or on site, we support you if required by sharing with you our great experience and knowledge of the country and its people. Because we wish with all our hearts that you can enjoy your stay in Phuket completely carefree.

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Aloha Dive Center


With uncompromising professionalism and consistent commitment we offer to our guests from all over the world incomparable, innovative premium quality scuba diving and water sports activities at the best possible price-performance ratio in Phuket.

Aloha Dive Center


We are dedicated to upgrading Phuket as a diving destination and to show the beauty of the Andaman Sea in its correct light.

To achieve this we consistently stick to our convictions and strategy. This means that we accommodate a limited number of participants, a maximum of 10 divers per diving excursion, on our boat which is available exclusively for our guests. This sets us apart from other diving centers without an own boat. They have to book their guests on collective boats with up to 50 places. Instead of insisting on a fixed schedule, we plan our scuba diving activities individually by focusing primarily on nature. For example, there are routes that are associated with an uncomfortably rough crossing when there are high waves. Or dive sites that are too challenging with strong currents but easy and with the best visibility on another day. This means that we take into account weather, wind, waves and tides a few days in advance and decide which dive site is best based on our experience. Further criteria that are included in the planning are variety, customer requests, diving requirements and avoiding other diving vessels at the same spot as much as possible. We specifically carry out 2 dives a day. They are extensive because there are no diving time requirements, the guided groups are small and put together according to the diving experience. Our diving trips are designed for quality, enjoyment and relaxation. So basically, we are „diving“ against mainstream in Phuket. Because usually 3 dives are offered with a tight daily schedule and little flexibility.

Thanks to many technical achievements, diving is nowadays accessible to almost everyone and just one leisure activity out of many. The more we wish that scuba diving is no longer degenerated into a consumer good, but rather that it is a deep passion connected with nature. Like the scuba diving pioneers back then, we enjoy the privilege of experiencing the mysterious and fascinating underwater world up close and adoring the enormous abundance of fish and the impressive biodiversity of the Andaman Sea over and over again. Decent with us and join us on this mission!

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Shop Location

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Aloha Diving
87/52 Moo2
T. Rawai, A. Muang
Phuket 83130
Tel: +66 (0)97-924-3483

Diving Center / Equipment Sales / Booking Office /

We dive 365 days in a year. You can call us daily from 8am to 8pm. If you like to visit our shop, please see the opening hours.

Opening Hours

Currently open on appointment only
Monday 8:30am – 12 noon
Tuesday on appointment
Wednesday 8:30am – 12 noon
Thursday 8:30am – 12 noon
Friday 8:30am – 12 noon
Saturday 8:30am – 12 noon
Sunday 8:30am – 12 noon

Outside the opening hours we are happy to welcome you on appointment.

Marina Location

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Chalong Pier is the only hub in Phuket where dive boats are allowed to depart. This Marina is our port of call for all boat trips for scuba divng, snorkeling or just cruising.

Main Office

Aloha Ocean Adventures Co., Ltd.
87/18 Moo2
T. Rawai, A. Muang
Phuket 83130
Tel: +66 (0)97-924-3483

Equipment Logistics / Classrooms / Marketing / Operations

TAT License: 34/01221
Business Reg: 0835557007027

Aloha is an internationally well-known form of greeting and means both Hello and Goodbye. The Aloha Spirit is a life philosophy and describes the way we treat each other with love and respect and share positive feelings and thoughts. The Shaka hand gesture (our Logo) is the ultimate symbol of the Aloha Spirit and simply means “hang loose” – relax and enjoy the moment.

Meet the team

Aloha from Alice and Simon! – we are the Swiss owners of Aloha Diving. We left Switzerland to follow our passion for diving. We are both PADI and SSI certified instructors and have worked for dive centers in Thailand, Cyprus, The Maldives and Egypt. Over past years we have trained and accompanied a wide range of divers and gained valuable work experience.
With the launch of Aloha Diving we had the chance to fulfill a long-held wish to become the owners of a boutique dive center in Phuket, Thailand.
We love sharing our passion for diving with our students and certified divers. Teaching and working with different people in consistently new and challenging situations inspires us. And to see smiling, happy faces after an awesome dive is simply great!

SimonPADI Instructor / Chief Engineer MV Matchanu
As Master Scuba Diver Trainer, Simon has a wealth of experience in the education of divers. Students appreciate his calm and patient character and benefit from his wide-ranging expertise. Simon is responsible for the technical maintenance of the diving school. He has the training and the necessary know-how to carry out all required inspections of diving equipment. In addition, he works with Alice to manage the on-line information and booking resources for our clients. Simon speaks English and German.
AlicePADI Instructor
Alice is a Master Scuba Diver Trainer, reflecting her extensive training and experience. She has a knack for being able to infect almost anyone with the “diving bug”. As the principal host of the dive center, she ensures that all guests feel welcome and at home. Alice’s organizational skills and attention to detail ensure Aloha always responds to our clients in a timely manner – providing all required information and advice and ensuring all holiday and diving bookings are managed in our clients best interests. Alice speaks English and German.
MarcPADI Instructor
With decades of experience and training Marc is best known for his relaxed way of teaching whilst always staying focused on safety, both in and out of the water. Marc has extensive experience with all the best dive sites around Phuket, which makes him a good spotter of marine life. Marc speaks German, Dutch, French, Afrikaans and English.
MikeAdvanced Open Water Diver
In his recent retirement, Mike Ackland, an Australian public health physician, has become a scuba diving enthusiast. Since completing his advanced open water diving training with Aloha Diving, he regularly dives with Simon and Alice. He also assists them with aspects of their business, including promotion of Aloha Diving in Australia and editing the Aloha Diving website.
NarongCaptain MV Matchanu
Captain Narong navigates our dive boat MV Matchanu skilful through Phuket’s waters, which he knows by heart. He has many years of experience as a captain of diving vessels and knows exactly what it takes to drop off divers in the right place and safely pick them up again. The boss on board is also a passionate carpenter and does not miss any opportunity to beautify the boat.
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