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    Scuba Junkie Mabul Beach Resort

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    Mabul Island, Pulau Mabul, Malaysia
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    Reviewed 4 August 2017

    first of all, it is a non-frill dive resort so please do not expect 5 stars amenities. You pay for what you get. In saying, the resort was very clean and well run. Every morning there was a staff member who swiped the resort to...More

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    Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

    Heading across to Mabul from Tawau airport was smooth. We did arrive a little late, for which they had to hold the boat for us, but in our defence we had to change money as it isn't really an option on Mabul. My advice would...More

    2  Thank WestonTH
    Reviewed 31 July 2017

    We had a great time at SJ Mabul although in retrospect we could have cut our stay short by a day - making it five days - giving us plenty of time for our AOW and Sipadan. There's nothing really to do on Mabul apart...More

    1  Thank silica
    Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

    We did a 4 day diving package here and generally had a very good experience. The quality of diving around Mabul and Kapalai was variable, but Sipadan was predictably amazing and we appreciated that we got 4 dives there as compared to 3 with many...More

    2  Thank hbinnz
    Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

    Can leave nothing other than a RAVING review for Mabul Beach Resort. Scuba Junkie's organisation and professionalism is outstanding. Before travelling to Mabul to complete my PADI OWC, I was extremely anxious. Anxious about the diving. Anxious about the island. Anxious about the food. I...More

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    • Beachfront
    • Free Internet
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    • Breakfast included
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    • US$45 - US$50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 24
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    • Malaysia >
    • Sabah >
    • Semporna District >
    • Pulau Mabul
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    • Scuba Junkie Mabul Beach Resort Pulau Mabul, Sabah
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    UngFoy
    6 September 2017|
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    Response from clarey87 | Reviewed this property |
    Hi there. Go to Mabul yes, but if you did not pre-book your Sipadan permit it IS possible to still dive in Sipadan by getting a permit on the spot. Unfortunately, Scuba Junkie is not the best option to provide a Sipadan... More
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    30 July 2017|
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    Response from A J | Reviewed this property |
    I would highly recommend the air conditioning. It is much more manageable and comfortable after diving all day. You don't want your body to be stressed diving because you didn't sleep well -- if you're on the fence -- just... More
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