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Layang Layang Island Resort

Layang Layang 88005, Malaysia
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Layang Layang Island Resort Sdn Bhd is an exclusive resort that dominates the Layang Layang island - an oceanic atoll of Spratly Islands situated approximately 300km northwest of Kota Kinabalu in Sabah, Malaysia. Fondly known as "The Jewel of the Borneo Banks", it is truly a diver's paradise. As many as 14 coral reefs have formed here, creating a breathtaking underwater scenery. The dive sites are well known for the intriguing hammerhead sharks and pygmy seahorses among other rare creatures. An hour's flight north of Kota Kinabalu, the island on which Layang Layang Island Resort Sdn Bhd nestled lies in 2,000m of ocean and due partly to the depth, this atoll has become famous for sightings of large pelagic species and for wall diving. Layang Layang Island Resort Sdn Bhd is the only resort on the island besides a Royal Malaysia Navy base. The resort, designed to look like the traditional Long House comprises 86 cosy rooms, restaurant and bar, outdoor swimming pool, Dive Center with certified diving instructors and a variety of diving courses among other facilities for modern comforts. Come for the exclusive and intriguing diving experience at this remote destination out of the world, where rare and uncommon underwater creature awaits you!
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飯店經理及潛導非常專業,每天在水面上下身心靈都得到滿足,員工很細心體貼,在飲食住宿不時有驚喜,用心旅行,遵守飯店的規定,您一定能玩得愉快! The magic manager Mark not only fed us well with carefully designed menu of diversified food that met everyone's need, but also took good care of his fellow staff so they all served quickly with initiative.
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Response from Reservation T, General Manager at Layang Layang Island Resort
Responded 25 Jul 2018
Dear Drifter Tina, Thank you for your review and poem. Glad you had an unforgettable experience and memories at Layang Layang. Hope to see you again soon. Happy and Safe Diving!
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It has been my lifelong dream to see hammerheads and was told to go to Layang-Layang. I’m glad I did as can now tick it off my bucket list. We saw hammerhead twice, once about 5 swirling around and another time a school of 9-10. Aside from the diving, the staffs at the resort
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One on the bucket list checked off. Layang Layang didn’t disappoint with so much to see - mantas, schools of jacks, trevally, barracuda, bumpheads plus sharks- black tip, grey reef and the majestic hammerheads. Great diving and great dive operator. Shout out to Roy who found the
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We flew all the way from the UK with just one plan- to dive with Hammerheads! The diving didn't disappoint over the ten days we were there. There were a few days where we didn't see any but that's because we were taken to dive sites where they weren't hanging around- however on
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We had a great week here. We went in search of hammerheads and, after seeing a few during the week, on our last dive we swam with 25 graceful hammerheads. The dive operation is very well organised, the dive boats are great diving platforms, and the resort is very scenic -
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Response from Lawrence L, Manager at Layang Layang Island Resort
Responded 16 Apr 2018
Dear Debbie, Thank you for your feedback and glad you enjoyed your stay at Layang Layang Island Resort. Hope you will visit us again next year.
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Dear Zeal, For convenience please email us and we will get back to your enquiry via your direct email. Thank you.
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Hi! Usually it is from 25-45 meters and basically it is when you find thermoclines as like to be at such temperature. Please do email us at our reservation email and my reservation team will revert back to you on the rates and information. Thank you.
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Do you have free wi-fi ?
Dear Sir, Yes we do have free Wi-Fi at the lounge area only. Thank you. From, Avillion Layang Layang
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Dear Nichette, 1. Our season is from Feb to August. 2. Yes we can arrange all airport transfer. Please do email us your enquiry and booking to res@ layanglayang. com Looking forward to hear from you. Thank you.
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"Ask for Deluxe room if you want a bit more comfort and quiet."
"All very close to the pool, dining and diving."
"Room 1102 and 1101 were very close to the diveshop and pool!"
"The deluxe room is worth the extra money. Good internet by sitting on the table closest to the main reception desk"
"You are here for the diving - enjoy it."
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