If you have decided to visit Koh Tao as your next diving destination, congratulations! You will definitely enjoy this beautiful place. Koh Tao is diving heaven on Earth with lots of beautiful diving locations, affordable diving courses, skillful and helpful diving teachers and beautiful diving scenery. We are here to help you choose the best place to stay in Koh Tao.
Big Blue Diving Resort
If you want to have everything in one place – accommodation, diving school, licensing programmes, guided diving tours and optional meals, definitely choose the Big Blue Diving Resort. Located on the Sairee beach itself, offering chalet, villa, bungalow and luxury bungalow accommodation options, this diving resort is all you need in order to have an impeccable diving experience in Koh Tao. They have a long tradition – since 1991 they offer diving services to locals and tourists.
Ban’s Diving Resort
Only 200 meters away from the beautiful Sairee Beach, 15 minutes by boat from the magical Nang Yuan Island and a 5-minute walk from the Mae Haad Beach, the Ban’s Diving Resort is the most popular place to stay while diving in Koh Tao. Adorned by the divers, this 4-star resort is definitely among the best diving resorts in the area. Elegant and comfortable furnishing, beautiful garden and views, as well as spacious rooms are great facilities for a diver to have a rest after a tiring day in the sea. Cost per night is only 60 USD.
Simple Life Resort
This 3-star resort has a beautiful, large atrium, palm trees garden and swimming pool and it provides extra privacy. On the other hand, you are only a kilometer away from the Mae Haad Beach and 300 meters away from the Sairee Beach. The interior design is amazing, very luxurious and all divers will appreciate healthy and delicious food the resort offers. Price per night varies from 50 to 80 USD, depending on the chosen service.
According to the visitors’ reviews and ratings, this 3-star hotel is one of the best hotels in Koh Tao in the category of high-quality, affordable hotels near the best diving spots. Guests will enjoy rich breakfast, air-conditioned facilities, beautiful garden and lawn, large swimming pool and elegant, rich rooms. You can stay at the Chaantalay Hotel for only 60 USD or 120 USD if you choose the upgraded offer and service.