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Mamutik Island

Tunku Abdul Rahman National Park, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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Nice place to snorkel

Clean beach with white fine sand. Try to be there early so that the place is less crowded. You... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
China_Walker
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Singapore, Singapore
Shocking waste of money - Eco system destroyed

We booked a private boat to the Island as to arrive early before the hundreds of Chinese tourists... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
GSiva888
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Sydney, Australia
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good41%
  • Average21%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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Tunku Abdul Rahman National Park, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Clean beach with white fine sand. Try to be there early so that the place is less crowded. You could see lots of fishes at the seaside.

Thank China_Walker
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked a private boat to the Island as to arrive early before the hundreds of Chinese tourists arrive. The cruise company was totally unprofessional ie no proper life jackets and poorly maintained boat which broke down twice in the middle of the ocean. We...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The water is so clear. Full facilities provided. The activities was awesome, especially the parasailing. Even though it was rainy that day yet I still enjoyed with snorkeling.

Thank Ferigrina C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Mamutik Island is used to be the smaller island, which draws smaller crowd and lesser trash. With the gaining popularity, the facilities like toilets need to be upgraded. The same goes to the cleanliness on the beach, which has a big room for improvement. It...More

Thank JasonWcy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

stopped off to snorkel around the island, lovely place, crystal clear waters and lots of colourful fish :)

Thank Lillahartmann
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Love the scenery.. It so peaceful and get tan while u at there. Perfect place for photographic.. Go for the water activities.. U will love it

Thank Elana A
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Eventhough I spend less than 1hour here but this island offers better than Manukan Island. Clear water and lots of fish.

Thank Jeffery F
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Our land operator arranged us on a half day island tour with buffet lunch. Manutik island is great for all beach lovers. You can snorkel,play banana boat, parasail, flying fish, enjoy a glass bottom boat island cruise in search of 'Nemo' and 'Dory' marine life,...More

Thank IrisHow
Reviewed 19 May 2017

The island is beautiful, and you do lots of activities such as: sea walk, Scuba diving, para sailing and also get free lunch. The toilet is OK. And no shower room. You can clean yourself outside, they prepare clean water. Men and women clean themselves...More

Thank Ana2228
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

I'm not sure why this is rated so high but I really didn't enjoy Mamutik Island. There's not much beach area and water is a bit filthy. Manukan island was much more enjoyable

Thank Shae I
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Tamzida_Karim
We will be traveling with a 4yr old and 2yr old.....is this place kid friendly and does it have any activities for these children
17 June 2017|
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Response from YNChan1024 | Reviewed this property |
There isn't much for a 4 yr old and a 2 yr old except playing in the water (sea and/or pool) and on the sand. It can get very hot by the beach so take the necessary precautions. Also, be sure to stay in the areas designated... More
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waynehayes
Does anyone know anything about accommodation being built on the island - I read it would be ready this year sometime?
8 January 2017|
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Response from sheznychan | Reviewed this property |
not sure about the accommodation on the island -but bear in mind all food/drink on the island is way more expensive than the mainland - so any accommodation built there will almost certainly fall into the "luxury" bracket... More
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849fatina
hi guys. may i know the fees for island hoping? is it included with manukan and sapi islands as well ?
6 September 2016|
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Response from Thomas R | Reviewed this property |
You can negotiate at Kota Kinabalu habour any kind of island hopping before you start. Small conservation fees have to be paid once you enter some of these islands in addition.
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