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Address: Pulau Sipadan 91307, Malaysia
Phone Number: +60 16-830 8290
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Sipadan diving experts. We are a diving travel agency with local expertise...

Sipadan diving experts. We are a diving travel agency with local expertise in Sabah. All you need to choose and book your Sipadan resorts or liveaboard at prices no more, and sometimes less, than booking direct with the operators. Sipadan, Mabul, Kapalai, Lankayan and Layang Layang dive resorts. Plus Sepilok and PADI dive courses in Kota Kinabalu.

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We went to Borneo Divers in Mabul and the trip was organized by Dive the world. Everything was ok and smooth. The diving in Sipadan is amazing!! Borneo Divers resort guests are... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 22 August 2015
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Shanghai, China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2015

We arrive at Tawau the night before and spend the night in town while enjoying our first local seafood at KamLeng. The next morning, we travel by car to Semporna @6am, the road condition is bumpy due to re-construction of the road surface. We arrive at Semporna @8:30am just in time for check-in at Scuba Tiger ready to depart for... More 

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Shanghai, China
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2015

We went to Borneo Divers in Mabul and the trip was organized by Dive the world. Everything was ok and smooth. The diving in Sipadan is amazing!! Borneo Divers resort guests are mostly Chinese and therefore they serve Chinese food. Another problem are the many generators and compressors very noisy that are very disturbing.

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3 Thank Francesco P
Assen, The Netherlands
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2015

Sipadan diving is awesome. I first visited Sipadan in 1994 when it was still feasible to stay on the island. This time, we opted to stay a full week – Sunday to Sunday on MV Celebes Explorer. The weather conditions for the first 5 days were very good with clear blue skies and good (<0.5m) sea-state. The last two days... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2015 via mobile

We booked our honeymoon trip to Kapalai with Dive The World. Initially they were very responsive and helpful, however when our agent went for a vacation, we had extreme difficulty in receiving response for our booking. It took them 11 days to confirm our booking after we transferred the money and this has created a lot of stress for me... More 

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1 Thank Sebnem K
Timaru, New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 March 2015

Well organized and smoothly run dive safari trips to Sipadan and Mobul. Great dive masters and boat skippers. Friendly and safe diving

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Honduras
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2014

Hello everyone, I spent 6 days and 5 nights at SMART, which I beleive is enough. To get there is hard and tired, so anyways, once you arrive at Pulau Mabul, they will welcome you with a big smile. The first dive will be at Mabul and they will show you the other side of the island, the bungalow there... More 

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3 Thank Jesus S
George Town, Malaysia
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2014

At night, Celebes Explorer anchors at Mabul and in the morning, it sails to Sipadan for three or four dives after which it returns to Mabul. Great arrangement. It works like a floating hotel. There is room for sixteen people and from Celebes Explorer you can dive at Sipadan every day unlike if you are staying at Mabul or Kapalai.... More 

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Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2014

I did a live-aboard trip on the Celebes Explorer to Sipidan. While we dived at Sipidan every day (except the first day) the boat was moored at Mabul the whole time. So every day we had to take a small boat for about an hour to Sipidan. I sort of feel like I might as well have stayed at one... More 

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3 Thank mmb b
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2014 via mobile

The services of Celebes Exploree is very nice, and you can dive in Sipadon many times. But the first day we stay on boat all day because on Mabul island last night one policeman was shot to death and one policeman was kidnapped by rubber. I hope the security is very important for every visitor and diver.

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1 Thank 哲志 郭
Hong Kong, China
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2014 via mobile

I booked a 7 day 6 night stay at mabul water bungalows through dive the world. I was originally going to book kapalai but dive the world agent said they are full and recommended mbw as an alternative, which is more expensive but have the dates we wanted. That is all fine, and the agent generally responded quite promptly to... More 

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divetheworldwithus, Manager at Dive The World, responded to this review

We are sorry your trip wasn't as wonderful as you had hoped. Please be assured we passed on all of your information in full and in a timely manner to the operator. This included your room request, although we did advise that rooms are allocated on an arrival basis. If some information failed to filter down to their ground staff... More 

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