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Scuba Junkie Mabul Beach Resort

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Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

I stayed here for five days in June with my friend and we loved it. The staff at scuba junkies are professional, friendly, knowledgeable and great fun. I would certainly come back again. we especially enjoyed the optional talk about the preservation of sea turtles. Cat Cassidy was our guide for the day in Sipidan island and we were in...

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 20 August 2016

My partner and I are mad-keen divers and we had an awesome time with Scuba Junkie. The dive shop handled equipment preparation and returns efficiently, general safety standards were high and the quality of hire gear was more than acceptable. I was also very impressed by the professionalism and environmental responsibility of our dive guides. Briefings were succinct but did...

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Mumbai, India
Reviewed 19 August 2016

We booked the Sipadan package at the Mabul Beach Resort which consisted of 13 dives (four of which were in Sipadan; 4 in and around Mabul, 2 in Kapalai). Additionally we also did 2 more dives in Kapalai. The muck diving in Mabul was really good (look out for tiny shrimp varieties). Especially recommend the Seaventures site for diving. Sipadan...

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1Thank SreeAndGaya
Oakland, California
Reviewed 13 August 2016

Positive: Very professional and knowledgeable dive masters and boat captains, friendly staff, well organized, fantastic diving (Sipadan is a must), runs a turtle hatchery program, hosts a paid internship program for Malays to acquire their DM cert and then work, clean and comfortable dorm living space, good food, fans in the dorms, nicely kept grounds, welcoming communal areas and atmosphere,...

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Thank Rebecca K
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

I really enjoyed my experience with scuba junkies. I stayed for 4 nights in the dormitory. Due to a cancelled flight, i had to rearrange my dates at the last minute, and they were extremely helpful and accomodating. It was pretty warm in there but the fans were ok. The food was overall good but gets a little repetitive. When...

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Taipei, Taiwan
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

I did not have the chance to stay in this resort but I did 4 days total 12 dives with them. All the dive masters I encounter were all very professional. The diving schedule was well organized from the start to finish each day. Even if you stay in Semporna , you should still choose scuba junkie for their well...

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Thank Vincent L
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Resort was beautiful, rooms were very clean, food was good. They serve cake that is simply to die for, all sorts of different flavors, AMAZING!!! The staff was extremely friendly. We saw countless turtles and reef sharks, along with eagle rays, barracuda, thousands of Jack fish, and we even spotted a whale shark from the boat! Request Afat, Eman, and...

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Siggiewi, Malta
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Scuba junkie is just like many reviewers said...very well organised. The DMs were all very professional, knowledgeable and friendly. The dive sites are incredible and Sipidan has probably ruined my enjoyment of all future dives as I am sure i can never top it. The food is limited to a couple of choices which was ok since we were there...

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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 18 July 2016

Stayed at the resort as part of a 5 day Mabul/Sipadan dive trip in the dormitory. Really enjoyed my stay! I have never done the group style dining before but it ended up as a lot of fun. There is always tea, coffee, and water available, and vegetarian options at meals. The dorms were clean with four bathrooms per cabin...

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Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

A fantastic destination with fabulous services. Everything has been thought of by the crew that run this dive resort. A great spot to dive, snorkel and relax. While a military presence is certainly evident we felt completely safe as a family with young children at this resort. Brilliant one on one tuition for our kids learning to dive for the...

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Scuba Junkie Mabul Beach Resort

Address: Mabul Island, Pulau Mabul, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Sabah > Semporna District > Pulau Mabul
Price Range: ₹ 1,892 - ₹ 2,882 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 24
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“Ask for a room away from the bar if you want to sleep early”
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“Fan Ensuite Rooms are good value”
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“choose air conditioning because of the humidity! only two VIP rooms are available, so book and confirm early”
 of 5 bubbles JKD, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
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