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    The Reef Dive Resort

    Mataking 91000, Malaysia
    011 60 89-770 022
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    Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

    I stayed in this resort with some friends from my dive group. We all enjoyed our stay there. We had great diving. The island was beautiful with white sands and clear lagoon. The dive school staff are very professional. The Manager, Jenny was exceptionally helpful....More

    1  Thank Thappe14
    Reviewed 8 December 2016

    This dive resort is a hidden treasure. Situated about 90min by fast boat from the north east of Sabah leaving from the tiny port of Semporna. Throughout our stay in the middle of November, the water was a balmy 30 deg C. Wild life were...More

    2  Thank Annie F
    Reviewed 30 November 2016

    We've just spent ten days on this beautiful island. It's a magical place if you are a diver, but there is nothing to do except snorkeling and sunbathing. We missed a fitness center, but that is under construction and will be ready in a few...More

    3  Thank ninnsod
    Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

    They weren't lying when they described it as paradise. The little cluster of islands just off Semporna jetty really are a must if you are visiting the Sabah region in Malaysia. We had the pleasure of staying on Mataking Island. The crew picked us up...More

    3  Thank GlobeGoer86
    Reviewed 17 November 2016

    It was a private island, away from all chaos and noise. The sunset was stunning. Staffs here loved and were happy with their job, and we received a happy service. The resort served buffet, and I was there on a gluten free restriction (celiac). I...More

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    • USD 524 - USD 524 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
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    • Number of rooms
    • 49
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    • Mataking
    • Also Known As
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    Tricia F
    8 August 2017|
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    Response from UndiscoveredWorld | Reviewed this property |
    I only used the Wi-Fi that was provided at the resort. Be warned though, it's slow.
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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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    9 February 2016|
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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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