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Awei Pila Resort

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Awei Pila Resort

3 star hotel
North Bay, Pila Island, Kawthaung, Myanmar (Burma)
24 rooms
FREE Internet

Awei Pila Divers

PADI dive center
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North Bay, Pila Island, Kawthaung, Myanmar (Burma)

Package highlights

  • Immerse yourself in Awei Pila Resort's exclusive private island experience, set in a fascinating and magical untouched destination
  • With the onsite PADI dive center you can discover Myanmar’s stunning Mergui Archipelago, whose coral reefs are a haven for turtles and dugongs
  • Dive in Shark Cave, home to a group of nurse sharks, big blotched sting rays and whip rays
  • Spot clown fish, spiny lobsters, sting rays, and astonishing schools of barracudas and fusiliers that are so dense, they'll block your view
  • After dives, enjoy barefoot luxury at its finest, along with the gourmet full-board meal plan that is included in your stay
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You only need to pay 48h after your booking is confirmed.

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10% CHEAPER on average than booking rooms & diving direct.
EXCLUSIVE BENEFITS such as free DAN dive insurance.
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Booking process

1. BOOKING

Once we receive your booking, we double check availability with the dive operator and reserve your spot

2. CONFIRMATION

We usually get back to you within 24 hours to confirm that your booking is final

3. 48H FREE CANCELLATION PERIOD

You then have 48 hours to take care of other travel arrangements. Your credit card will only be charged after that period

Payment & cancellation

Payment terms

  • Now: 0%
  • 48 hours after booking confirmation: 20%
  • 60 days before trip start: 100%

Cancellation fee

Free cancellation for 48h after confirmation

  • 5% of the total booking amount will be charged if you cancel more than 37 days prior to arrival
  • 100% will be charged if you cancel less than 37 days prior to arrival

Explore diving around the Awei Pila Resort

What to see

Language:
Burmese
Currency:
Kyat although UK$ widely accepted
Time:
GMT
Climate:
Tropical monsoon
Natural hazards:
Destructive earthquakes and cyclones; flooding and landslides common during rainy season (June to September)
Diving season:
October to May
Water temperature:
25 - 28C

Dive Center

Highlights

  • Dive in Shark Cave, known for its large swim-through cave and eventual docile nurse sharks and cow tail stingrays that can sometimes be met on the bottom of the cave
  • The Mergui Archipelago is a quiet haven for turtles and schooling barracudas
  • Between dives, kayak to quiet beaches, caves and overhangs and and get the chance to meet the Moken - local sea gypsies who have perfected free-dive fishing techniques
  • Be amazed by the huge, dense schools of yellow tails and fusiliers at Rocky Island

Description

Awei Pila Divers is a 5* PADI dive center set with the Awei Pila Resort.

Myanmar’s Mergui Archipelago is home to some of Southeast Asia’s best diving. The Awei dive team will take you to discover some of the best dive sites in the region from Shark Cave to Rocky Island, home of different species of clown fish, spiny lobsters, ghost shrimps, stingrays plus schools of barracudas, yellow tails and fusiliers that will literally block your view and leave you amazed.

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DIVING SERVICES

Diving gear

  • Tanks With Int (Yoke) Valves
  • Din/Int Adapters
  • Filling Station

PADI® Courses Available

  • Intro Dives/Discover Scuba Diving
  • Scuba Refresher
  • Open Water Diver
  • Advanced Open Water Diver

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Italian
  • Portuguese
  • Other Languages On Request

PADI membership level

  • Padi Dive Resort

For your safety

  • Emergency Oxygen Kit
  • First Aid Kits
  • Vhf Radio

Diving Facilities

  • Beach Front Location
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fish Id And Diving Books

Resort Amenities

Activities

  • Island Hopping
  • Cultural Excursions
  • Hiking

Food & drink

  • Private Dining
  • A La Carte
  • Snacks All Day
  • Alcohol
  • Vegetarian Food

Sports & Watersports

  • Snorkeling
  • Stand-Up Paddling
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing

Payments

  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • Cash (Local Currency)

Facilities

  • Beach Front
  • Restaurant
  • Bar / Lounge
  • Swimming Pool(S)
  • Garden

Amenities & services

  • Wi-Fi (Free)
  • Air-Conditioning

Wellness & Relaxation

  • Spa Facility
  • Beauty Treatments
  • Massage Services

Resort Description

Located 80 km from the shoreline of Kawthaung, Awei Pila Resort is located on a secluded beach, with views over the Adaman Sea.

This natural bay embraces a 600 m long beachfront, which is divided into two zones by a large rock formation, granting the feeling of a private beach. Beyond the beach lies an untouched forest, offering shade beneath its canopy of exotic trees. With the onsite PADI dive center, you can explore fantastic dive sites around the Mergui Archipelago, which comprises hundreds of islands that have coral reefs and beaches. It’s a haven for turtles, schooling fish and exotic nudibranchs.

How to get there

Arrival 

  • The best airports to fly into are Kawthaung or Ranong Airports, which are connected to Yangon (RGN) and Bangkok (DMK) International Airports respectively. 
  • The resort will arrange to pick you up from either airport and bring you to the resort (advance notice required).
  • Check-in time is flexible. 

Departure

  • Check-out time is 12 noon. 
  • Once you have checked out, the resort will take you back to either Kawthaung or Ranong Airport (advance notice required). 

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