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Sea Gypsy Village Resort & Dive Base

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  • Excellent52%
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  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Reviewed 2 November 2017

Coming from the hustle and bustle of Singapore, Sea Gypsy Village Resort on the Malaysian island offered the perfect getaway for 5 days 4 nights. There is much value in just relaxing in nature's beauty while bonding with others! Setting up the itinerary was very...More

2  Thank Ashley L
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Chose this island for its proximity to Singapore - they arrange for private transportation to and from the jetty from Singapore for a fee. Great value for money, amazing staff, but more importantly an extremely down to earth island experience with a great beach for...More

1  Thank asleepchihuahua
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Fantastic getaway resort that has much rustic charm and priced accordingly. Smooth pick-up/drop off from/at downtown Singapore. Transfer by comfortable company mini bus. Approx 2.5hr road journey then transfer by company boat. Smooth transit through passport control. Very attentive Sea Gypsy ground staff. Note that...More

1  Thank Stone470
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for fancy than this is not the place for you but we loved the island of Sibu and the Sea Gypsy. Warning...Do NOT leave at 6pm on a Friday night. It took us three hrs to just cross the border so...More

1  Thank BnRadventures2015
Reviewed 27 July 2017

My family has visited Sea Gypsy a number of times. With the exception of our first visit, we always bring another family along with us to share in our adventures. It's a great place to visit with friends and family. The rooms are rustic, so...More

1  Thank dledmiston
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Beachfront
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Shuttle Bus Service
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
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#1 Top resorts Hotel in Mersing
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Mersing
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Hotel Style
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Mersing
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Mersing
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Kok N
13 August 2017|
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Response from John K | Reviewed this property |
Check with Maisarah at reservations but, as genee538 says, I've not seen any pets at the resort.
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Maya S
15 March 2017|
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Response from Stewtop | Reviewed this property |
If I remember, Checkout was around 11am and the Boat left for the mainland around 13:00.
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"All the rooms are good :)"
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"Book chalet V0 or V1 if you want to be on the beach."
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"The only reason for not excellent is no air-conditioning - but we really didn't need it at all!"
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"If you are not a morning person or a light sleeper, request if your room can be situated away from the..."
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