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Lankayan island

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Absolute paradise ,white sand,clear blue seas beautiful chalets on the beach.this was an amazing... read more

Reviewed 16 March 2014
York, United Kingdom
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Magnificent !

Went to Lankayan for my 10th annivasary..informed the management on that..when arrived at sandakan... read more

Reviewed 10 December 2013
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Reviewed 16 March 2014

Absolute paradise ,white sand,clear blue seas beautiful chalets on the beach.this was an amazing place and we saw a turtle laying her eggs .we did find out when we were there that the island is not recommended by the Foreign Office so our insurance wouldn't...More

3  Thank digger186346
Reviewed 10 December 2013

Went to Lankayan for my 10th annivasary..informed the management on that..when arrived at sandakan, was ushered to the jetty for a 1hr30min speed bot ride..the ride itself was an adventure, water splashing all over..finally arriving at the resort, so beautiful, mesmerising..food was good, watching baby...More

Thank azamin99
Reviewed 4 July 2013

One of the best holidays I have ever had- Lankayan island takes a while to get to (1.5 hrs by boat from Sandakan) and isn't cheap, but it's worth every penny and more! Booked via Asia Diving Vacations which had th best rate and stayed...More

4  Thank hellopanda85
Reviewed 1 July 2013

I came to visit Lankayan in June 2012 for work, but boy was I in for some real fun! The view was fantastic with perfect blue skies and azure blue waters. The food served was also marvellous! Best of all, it was turtle egg-laying season...More

Thank Nova R
Reviewed 21 June 2013

At the end of a two and a half week fabulous trip around Borneo, this was the icing on the cake. It is a tiny island some ninety exciting minutes in a high speed boat (50 knots+) from Sandakan. On the island there are just...More

3  Thank tony_g_9
Reviewed 28 May 2013 via mobile

We came to this dive resort as non-divers. The island is tiny, but so picturesque. We took hundreds of photos and never tired of the view. The snorkeling around the home reef was very good. We came across hawksbill turtles on each occasion and photographed...More

3  Thank jax3
Reviewed 18 May 2013

What can I say, we had a 3D/2N package organised through Dive Down Below. This location was something out of the movies, beautiful water, absolute relaxation, great accommodation, delicious food and friendly staff. Island is very small, able to walk around in 20 mins. Island...More

4  Thank PiafSteve
Reviewed 8 November 2012

3D2N package on this small island, staff are all nice , food is good, we really enjoy the vacation there. The kayaking and skin diving everyday. There is lots of things which can be saw under the water. It's really a peaceful island. If you...More

2  Thank MartinXu
Reviewed 10 October 2012

Oh boy, just came from 'survivor island'! It is out in the middle of nowhere in the Sulu sea. One expects the pirates to show up not that there is any. The island is small (can't remember the size) and you can easily walk around...More

5  Thank jambalaya
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20 May 2018|
Response from RYOKOSURU | Reviewed this property |
Hola, me parece que no es posible. He estado 2 veces en Lankayan y este verano iré una tercera vez. En ninguna ocasión vi excursiones de 1 día a la isla. De hecho, el resort sólo realiza un único traslado en barco al día a... More
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