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Matahari Divers

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Incredible experience

Me and my boyfriend arrived on Perhentian for a week of sun and sea but ended up staying for over a... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Natasha W
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From a 2-day snorkle trip to 6 weeks of diving.

I came here for 3 days of beach life and snorkling. Then I fell in love, with the island and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Eindhoven, The Netherlands
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“the owner”(26 reviews)
Matahari Divers is one of the many dive centers tucked in the beautiful tropical island of Perhentian Kecil, Malaysia. What makes us special is you’ll always feel like home from the minute you step into our dive center! And you will always be part...more
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Long beach, Pulau Perhentian Kecil, Malaysia
+60 19-914 2883
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Me and my boyfriend arrived on Perhentian for a week of sun and sea but ended up staying for over a month with Matahari divers. Before I had been far too scared and worried about ever taking the plunge and going diving but ended up...More

Thank Natasha W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I came here for 3 days of beach life and snorkling. Then I fell in love, with the island and diving. The trip turned into 2 months of diving. All because of the lovely people of mataharidivers, they made me feel like family from the...More

Thank PepDG
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I came in expecting to stay 4-5 days at most in the Pehrentians and ended up extending to 2 whole weeks. Mata hari is well worth 5/5.

Thank Clément J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My Friend and I did an advanced open water course with Matahari and we left with nothing but smiles. Our Instructors, Andres and Rizal were very proficient and at the same time really accommodating! They guided us thoroughly and were very approachable. Just by looking...More

Thank Pooven M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was there for my Advanced Open Water Diver course. Booked my session with Matahari Divers and they managed our ferry from Kuala Besut Jetty and our accomodation at Long Beach near the dive centre. The dive centre is located at the centre of Long Beach....More

Thank Shukri S
Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

What a crew! The package deal with accommodation and our open water diving was comfortable and convenient, we would highly recommend it! The instructors were professional but so so fun. Made it feel like a home away from home. Experience of a life time!

Thank Karissa B
Reviewed 30 May 2018

Did open water course while staying at the chalets, the package price is very low (1290 RM with accomodation, GOOD breakfast, and the whole open water course for 4d3n), but they don't make any concessions on quality, the gear and the crew are very professional...More

Thank Coen H
Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

Did my open water course. Was super good guidance and the place had an awesome vibe. Nice people. Accomodation was very basic, but who cares when you are on a beautiful island..

Thank aaronvd1
Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

My friends and I were complete diving novices when we arrived at Matahari and had only planned to do discovery dives but pretty much as soon as we started we decided to upgrade to the open water course! Our instructor, Nicky, and dive assistant, Meg,...More

Thank ClareF1990
Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

I really had a wonderful time with Matahari Divers. Such a great family and lovley people �� Unfortunately i only had the chance to do one fun dive "Romantic Beach" with our amazing Dive Master Gui... , but for sure i will be coming back...More

Thank Mohd A
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