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    Mari Mari Mantanani Backpacker Lodge

    Kampong Mantanani, Pulau Mantanani Besar, Malaysia
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    1 - 5 of 96 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    It looks like such an idyllic spot in the photos, unfortunately we should have read more reviews before going. It was so ridiculously expensive for what you got. We had a room/chalet, which was clean and comfortable enough, although no double bed option (not the...More

    Thank Jules_durst
    Reviewed 4 June 2017

    First of all, Mantanani is an island. There's no electricity during the day. The island is mainly inhibited with aborigines - the sea Bajau. One part of the island is slowly turned into homesteads (supported by the Ministry of Tourism), another part is the "fancy"...More

    1  Thank MissyMacy
    Reviewed 21 May 2017

    Our package price (stayed 5-6 May) was SGD223 for a Sulap Twin so it was pretty expensive but understandable because it was close to 2 hours away from KK and another boat ride away. You are welcomed with a nice cold ice lemon tea and...More

    1  Thank marietheant
    Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

    白天沒有供電,浮潛完不能洗熱水澡。潛水沒什麼可以看的,有些點浮潛很棒。他們說一天有三次機會浮潛,但不是真的。他們沒有足夠的船帶我們去浮潛或潛水。 他們的船很老舊,全身上下都濕透。別人一日遊的船不會弄濕,也可以開得比較快。 網站上說有三人房,實際上我得到的是加床在很小的兩人房。卻每人每晚收370(未稅)馬幣,一晚1100MRY,非常誇張的價錢。 房間早上10必須退房,但要等到下午三點才有船送我們回去。很愚蠢的安排。 They don't provide electricity at day time. That's mean we didn't have hot water to shower after snorkeling or diving.And won't have fan at day time. They said everyday have three times go to snorkeling but it's not true. They don't...More

    2  Thank Constance C
    Reviewed 20 February 2017

    Was nice once, but has gone shabby. Very basic, bordering on grubby. All worn out. Decent beach, good sunset, reasonable snorkelling but nothing great. Not worth paying for a dive. Walked down the beach to the "Chinese" resort. Grim.

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    Backpackers Lodge on Pulau Mantanani Besar Island in Sabah Borneo. We provide twin shared rooms with attached bathroom, twin shared rooms with common bathroom, and dormitory rooms. Hot water shower is available during island's regular electricity supply time (6.00pm to 6.00am).Our dive center - Mari Mari Dive Center is a PADI authorized dive resort. PADI scuba diving certifications are also available.Best for scuba diving, snorkeling or just lay back and relax the white sandy beaches and crystal clear water.
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    "Chalet 11 has the best view on the beach"
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    "The chalets are the best with view to the sea, and bathroom inside."
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    "Two front cabins (10 & 11) have a bigger deck and better views."
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    "Don't stay overnight"
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