Carabao Diving Resort offers a wide range of accommodation. You can choose from a shared dormitory to private insuite room with air conditioning or  fan.

Sign up for a Dive course & accommodation package and make the most of our discounted prices. We have combination packages which include the Open Water course and accommodation for 4 nights at a great price. We can also help you to find a nice room or bungalow with monthly rent. Ideal for anyone planning to stay long term on the island, say, to complete their Divemaster course with us.

Koh Tao also presents many other options if you are looking for something more upmarket. We can also help you to find the best luxury resort to compliment your stay on the island.

Guest access other facilities include complimentary luggage storage (on day of arrival and check out), maps, swimming pool, free parking, pool table, Chalok beach in front of our resort, our beach bar, pool bar, scuba diving center and Carabao restaurant. We also offer services like sale of discounted tickets, snorkeling trip, taxi service, scooter rental laundry, print, fax, Kayak rental at a nominal fee.


Have you met Namo?

When you arrive in Carabao Diving Resort. Namo will welcome you at our reception.  He is responsible for all bookings and  he will give you all the information and advises necessary for you to have a incredible stay in Koh Tao.  If you need a ferry ticket, taxi service,  bus ticket, scooter rental, snorkeling trip, laundry service, room cleaning or just good laughs. Namo is able to provide you.



This Private Double Room  is a clean and comfortable staying experience with quality amenities. It can sleep 2 or 3 people.


This Classic Twin Room with Fan comfortable sleep 2 to 3 people with FAN.  A clean and comfortable staying experience with quality amenities.


This Classic Twin Room with AC comfortable sleep 2 to 3 people. It's a clean and comfortable staying experience with quality amenities.


Great Sleep in 16- Bed Mixed Dormitory. A clean and comfortable staying experience with quality amenities.

What you will get in the spacious 16-Bed Mixed Dormitory:
- High speed Wifi
- Breakfast ( * additional fee)
- Air conditioning and fan
- Hotel quality spring mattress
- Personal reading light
- 1 lockers to store your personal belongings
- A Balcony with sea view!


We are located in the south of Koh Tao, with a beautiful sunset and stunning view from Chalok Bay. The Resort provides a relaxed place to sleep, bike rentals, kayaks, laundry service, ferry and bus tickets, a restaurant and--of course--scuba diving! Our resume aside, Carabao celebrates a relaxed atmosphere with great people always at hand. So many of our guests and students return season after season to revisit "the chill" in Chalok Bay. There really is no place like it in the world.

Carabao Diving Resort also offers

Try scuba diving

Want to try scuba diving before you commit to a dive course? Get out in the open water today with a certified dive instructor. We'll take care of everything else while you develop an addiction to diving.

Go on fun dives

Talk to our diving experts and pick the sites you especially want to visit.  Equipment, insurance and a diver master are all at your disposal, so you can focus on enjoying Koh Tao. Ask us about the dive packages.

Open Water Course

The first step in your scuba diving education is the open water course. Learn the equipment and the procedures you need to know to scuba dive anywhere in the world! We offer 2-day and 3-day courses.

Eat at the restaurant

Decide what underwater adventure you want at our beach-side resort and restaurant at Chalok Bar. With good food, good prices and good energies, you'll feel like you're in paradise.

Contact us with questions, wishes and dreams

We are here to answer your questions about scuba diving, getting to Koh Tao and how to enjoy your time here. Even if you decide not to stay or dive with us, we still want to make sure you have all the information you need to fall in love with the island like we have.