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    The Reef Dive Resort

    Mataking 91000, Malaysia
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    1 - 5 of 237 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I chose Mataking Island over the other resorts in the area due to the beautiful looking island and beaches and our ability to get a Sipidean permit as a snorkeler with only a 2 night 3 day stay. The resort is a bit pricey, but...More

    2  Thank 173louise
    Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

    神秘的海岛,水很清澈,很干净,在这里住了四天三晚,感觉非常美妙,尝试了浮潜见到了神秘的海底生物。这里珊瑚很多,不愧是浮潜圣地。下次还会来!Everything is so perfect here. The people are nice also very kind. The environment here is quiet and comfortable. I will be back again with my whole family next time. So wonderful experience.

    Thank tinysr
    Reviewed 3 June 2017

    We booked the diver packages in April. The diver masters are experienced, and the dive shop staff are very friendly. They help us to set up BCD, regulator and tank for all dives. Although travelling to Sipadan takes 1 hour and 30 mins, you'll be...More

    1  Thank Melody X
    Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

    Came here for our Advanced Open Water certification as well as to dive at The famous Sipadan Island. Our dive instructors were top class. Resort also has nice chalets and a restaurant with buffet style food. What tops it off is the Malaysian Hospitality

    Thank kmquek
    Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

    The service is five star! The water is clear and many beautiful fishes! Will come again! Highly recommend Mataking island! Besides, the dive instructors are all professional and considerate. They will help you become nice divers! Cool 服务绝对是五星,所有工作人员见面都会问好并主动解答问题。海水很清楚,在离岸不远处就能看到海龟和很多好看的鱼,我会再来的!强烈推荐!希望服务更好!有更多诗巴丹名额!一定要带上蚊香和止痒的!

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    • USD 492 - USD 530 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 49
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    • Sabah >
    • Mataking
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    • Pulau Mataking Reef Dive Hotel Pulau Sipadan
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    Tricia F
    8 August 2017|
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    Response from Seow Loong F | Reviewed this property |
    There is a Celcom tower in nearby Pom Pom island so most telcos should work. In any case the wifi was decent at the resort so you may not need a sim anyway.
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    20 January 2017|
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    Response from Berry_Ranger | Reviewed this property |
    if you have any food restriction, you may inform this upon reservation then make clear with the restaurant staff again on arrival. the chef can prepare one special dish for you then have a look what you could have from the... More
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    Response from Francesco P | Reviewed this property |
    You need to take a boat from Semporna for about 45 minutes. From Sepilok is quite far. Please be aware that most of the guests are Chinese and therefore food is mainly chinese.
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    "Ask for renovated rooms. Garden View Nos 1 - 8 are closest to the dive center."
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    "Villas are facing west and is near to reception, restaurant, jetty and dive centre"
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