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Mantanani Island

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Its a Paradise but for a few things .....

I had earlier thought of being in Maldives this December, but the Easterly winds blew me... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2017
Kuala Lumpur
Mantanani Day Trip

Mantanani is the best island for snorkelling and diving while you visiting in Kota Kinabalu. It... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2018
Kelvin S
Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
via mobile
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lots of dead coral. Staff stood on coral. Unfriendly staff with the exception of the guy who spoke Chinese. Only one snorkel opportunity due to late departure and NOT weather. Waste of a day. Wednesday 19th September 2018

Thank 268alan
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Despite all the negative reviews I've read about this island, I decided to book a day tour to the island anyways to see it for myself. ( I booked it through amazingborneo) So, the island itself is pretty but to me it is not worth...More

3  Thank Lucy Z
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Mantanani is the best island for snorkelling and diving while you visiting in Kota Kinabalu. It took 1:30 hours from the city to get Kota Belud jetty by car, and then will it took 40 minutes to get mantanani island by boat. A lot of...More

1  Thank Kelvin S
Reviewed 14 April 2018

We took this day trip as it was mentioned in our hotel as an island to visit. Sadly, the trip did not meet our expectations. The island itself is beautiful but spoilt by rubbish in the beach even though there was someone trying to clean...More

9  Thank Barbie M
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

This island is 100% focused on large groups of Chinese day-trippers that come to snorkel. Boats are packed and the two reefs that are being used by all resorts on the island are by now worn down from the mass-tourism. The websites say that there...More

9  Thank Anna V
Reviewed 11 December 2017

I had earlier thought of being in Maldives this December, but the Easterly winds blew me here. When I arrived at the island, the crystal deep blue and turquoise colour made me feel like I was in the the Maldives. A perfect island getaway 45...More

4  Thank Kezsin
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

We have chosen this Mantanani Island for a day trip when we were heading back KK town after Kundasang stayed. We took the package tour, RM180/adult, RM150/kid included transferred in car and boat, 2 sessions of snorkeling with snorkeling equipments and lunch. Took 1 hour...More

Thank LoveSunlight
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

We booked the trip through our hotel tour operator. They picked us up from the hotel at 8.30. After about 2 hours bus ride we arrived at the boat. It took less than an hour to get to the beautiful Mantanani Island. The boat took...More

2  Thank Marika S
Reviewed 4 December 2017

we went to this place yesterday for a day trip with Tadzmahal Tours. The tour guide needs more information about history of Mantanani and knowledge skills. Plus, i dont really understand about how he talked in english. its i dont understand at all and need...More

2  Thank Shasha_Rainer
Reviewed 1 October 2017

If traveling from KK you will spend more time getting here than on the island... The beach is dirty and is swamped when groups of 3 tourists boats land at the same time. Another thing that spoiled the island for us was the local children...More

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15 February 2018|
Response from LythmeeW |
Hi! Malaysia is rich with beautiful beaches & islands...first and foremost, which state u wish to visit...Sabah, Perak & Terengganu is highly recommended...Sapi Island in Sabah, Pulau Redang in Terengganu meanwhile for... More