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    The Reef Dive Resort

    Mataking 91000, Malaysia
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          Reviewed 14 April 2013

          I have heard a lot of nice reviews about this place, but whatever i met there exceeded all possible expectations. I have never seen such kind of hospitality. We were treated as the most welcome visitors. It is really shocking when ALL staff ( not...More

          2  Thank Maria_Delhi
          Response from PatrGG, Manager at The Reef Dive Resort

          Dear Maria_Delhi, Thank you so much for reviewing The Reef Dive Resort and for your kind comments. We are glad that you had a great holiday with us, and we are looking forward to serving you again in the future. Just as a reminder for...More

          Reviewed 25 February 2013

          We stayed at the Mataking resort for 5 days in early February. We are two Europeans currently living in mainland China and were on vacation in Malaysia during the Chinese New Year. We raised the following concerns with the management of the resort but felt...More

          8  Thank NordicNomads
          Response from PatrGG, Manager at The Reef Dive Resort

          Thank you for reviewing The Reef Dive Resort and choosing us as your vacation host. Your constructive feedback will help us to serve you better. We are happy to read that you enjoyed the food very much and also your positive comments about our staff....More

          Reviewed 25 February 2013

          Stayed there for a week, enjoyed the beach, snorkeling and the turtles. It's a very calm island, perfect to relax! Of course we did a trip to Sipadan! This was very well organized with a "guide" for us divers and a "guide" who snorkeled with...More

          Thank Lisbeth2012
          Response from PatrGG, Manager at The Reef Dive Resort

          Dear Lisbeth2012, Thank you for selecting The Reef Dive Resort at Mataking as your vacation home. We are so glad that you enjoyed you stay with us and brought home nice memories. We are looking forward to serving you again and again. Best Regards, The...More

          Reviewed 10 December 2012

          We had one of there villas (#4) as all the other rooms were taken. We booked this place through an agency: asia diving vacation. The agency offers a package for divers. That includes three daily boat dives and unlimted house dives. Upon arrival we were...More

          6  Thank SFH75x
          Reviewed 3 December 2012

          Mataking is like a little island paradise - seems so far away from the gritty town of Semporna. We booked here primarily because we wanted to dive Sipidan and most of the Mabul resorts would not guarantee permits with a booking of less than 6...More

          1  Thank Johann&Sandra
          Response from MatakingIsland, Manager at The Reef Dive Resort

          Good Greetings from The Reef Dive Resort, Mataking Island! Trust you are well. Thank you very much for reviewing our resort. It would be such a pleasure to personally welcome you back to our more improved resort soon in the future. Happy New Year 2016!...More

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          • Breakfast included
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          • Free Internet
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          • Breakfast included
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          • Multilingual Staff
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          • US$ 498 - US$ 533 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 49
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          • Mataking
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          DulcieMillward
          Hi! Can I ask if this resort includes food? I am looking at a package of 3 days and 2 nights, however, if you have to buy food on top then it may be quite an expensive day! Can anyone tell me what kind of food is served (I don't eat fish!) Thank you!
          19 January 2017|
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          Response from Berry_Ranger | Reviewed this property |
          if you have any food restriction, you may inform this upon reservation then make clear with the restaurant staff again on arrival. the chef can prepare one special dish for you then have a look what you could have from the... More
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          Sid_June11
          Hi, we are planning to visit from 23-27 March 2016 - 1 adults and 1 8 year old boy Is this accessible by road from the airport? How far is it? 2. How far is this from the Sepilok Orangutan resort and the cost / mode of travel to these places? 3. Are there lots of kids activities / things to do? 4. Room options? Many thanks Siddhant
          9 February 2016|
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          Response from Francesco P | Reviewed this property |
          You need to take a boat from Semporna for about 45 minutes. From Sepilok is quite far. Please be aware that most of the guests are Chinese and therefore food is mainly chinese.
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          Sarah R
          Beach Chalet Vs Beach Villa ? - anyone has any input, which is a better option for my parents. I and my siblings will be staying at the garden deluxe but we want to make the villa / beach chalet as our main family chill out place during the day. (chit chat, gather, etc) - On the other hand, the jacuzzi of villa is located at the back so, can't use it while looking at the ocean. And the jacuzzi in the beach chalet looks cleaner in the picture compared to the villa. - but beach chalet does not have a dining table where we can play cards etc to hangout like beach villa. - villa is nearer to the jungle so i am afraid they might have more mosquitoes. - which is better to snorkel.. beach chalet (east beach) or villa (west beach). WOuld appreciate the help as which is a better choice. As I read in the room tips that beach chalet is most value and better location than villa. (But why is it villa is more expensive?)
          2 November 2015|
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          Response from MatakingIsland | Property representative |
          Warmest Greetings from The Reef Dive Resort, Mataking Island! Dear rufusqueen, Good day! We would recommend Villa the better alternative for you and your family to gather along for leisure, and spending quality time... More
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          "Bungalow Villa"
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          "Ask for renovated rooms. Garden View Nos 1 - 8 are closest to the dive center."
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          "Villas are facing west and is near to reception, restaurant, jetty and dive centre"
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          "Ask for renovated room"
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