We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Seaventures Dive Rig

Show Prices
Certificate of Excellence
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Prices from our online travel partners are not available
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Pulau Sipadan
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Management photos
Seaventures Dive Rig
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

420 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
There are newer reviews for Seaventures Dive Rig
See the most recent reviews
Showing 389: English reviews
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Fantastic sunsets and awesome crew to look after you. Best place to really get a full on diving experience, Diving right under the rig itself is very cool also, just kit up and in you go, lowered down on the elevator directly into the water or step off as you like. Not to mention the night dives!! Diving haven!! When...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Christine J
De Meern, The Netherlands
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Diving around Sipadan good, in 6 days package 2 days secured. Diving organized very good/professional. Rest of the dives around Kapalan / Mabul not that spectacular. Rooms relatively small, but only needed for sleeping. Food is good, enough variation and taste good to very nice

 Report
Helpful?
Thank jooph58
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

The staff here are all very polite and kind, sparing no expenses in making your dive vacation here as memorable as possible. My special shout-out to the dive masters Adam, Suki and Brien. They are all great at their job and are always cheerful and striving to do the best for their divers. Accommodation wise, it's interesting to stay at...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Kampfer
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 13 September 2016

It was my 2nd returned trip after last visit on June. Room was ordinary container type room with air condition but comfy bed is enough for me to sleep & dives. Very friendly staffs & good dive master with skills & knowledge. Food is good & love their daily soup. Very relaxing place to stay with no mosquito, sand flies...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Deric_Chang
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

I did the four day, three night package and wish I'd have stayed longer. The rig as a concept is unique in itself and having all the dive gear right there on the rig made it very atmospheric when you're having dinner and a beer in the evening! I was lucky enough to go during a quiet week and had...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Nicki C
Adelaide
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

We just stayed here for 4 days and had a great time. Airport pickups at Tawau was great as was the boat transfer. Awesome rocking up to the rig and taking the lift up, nice welcome from staff. Good orientation by energetic staff member (Brynne). Food for the entire stay was excellent, good mix of western and eastern. Never was...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank dahenchman
Bellbrook, OH
Reviewed 3 September 2016

We booked 5 nights on the rig in order to get 2 days guaranteed at Sipidan. We were lucky to get 3 days and loved each and every one. Bumphead parrotfish too numerous to count, lots of reef sharks, turtles, the HUGE jack school, and large schools of smaller reef fish off the walls. What's not to love about that?...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank LindaA99
Reviewed 2 September 2016

I did extensive research before visiting Seaventures. My only reason for visiting Semporna and Seaventures, was to visit Sipidan. While I enjoyed my stay, I wouldn't return, here's why: Pre service: 5 star - although I recommend that the driver communicates a little more. There were times I doubted if I was with a staff member and where we were...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank ClareLiveLifeTravels
New Delhi, India
Reviewed 30 August 2016

ahh! Sipadan! Made even more memorable by this one of a kind dive hotel. Excellent courteous staff, one of the most Experienced Instructors/Guides (thank you Jonatan!), comfortable fully functional rooms (the aircon is better than most 5*resorts) and a Captain and chef who would come and discuss your needs in person. We are vegetarians, and were looked after well. Throw...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Nitin_Sidhu
Kota Kinabalu
Reviewed 26 August 2016

I stayed at Seaventures for 4 weeks in August while filming for a wildlife documentary. Our team's needs were quite different from most recreational divers but Seaventures' team rose to the challenge magnificently. Staff were helpful and courteous and all of our outlandish requests were accommodated when possible. We were allocated a separate area in the dive centre for our...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Munnsy75

485 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (469)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (52)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (6)
Viewed
View from Room (11)
Viewed
Dining (12)
Viewed
Room/Suite (17)
Viewed
Bathroom (4)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (7)
Viewed
0:56
Videos (2)
Viewed
Other (358)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (16)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (1)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Room/Suite (2)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (2)
Viewed
Other (10)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Pulau Sipadan
40.4 km away
Pom Pom Island Resort & Spa
Pom Pom Island Resort & Spa
#3 of 5 in Pulau Sipadan
389 reviews
13.9 km away
Seafest Hotel
Seafest Hotel
#1 of 7 in Semporna
258 reviews
10.3 km away
Sipadan Inn 2
Sipadan Inn 2
#2 of 7 in Semporna
72 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
10.3 km away
City Inn Semporna
City Inn Semporna
#5 of 7 in Semporna
31 reviews
13.9 km away
Sipadan Inn
Sipadan Inn
#3 of 7 in Semporna
150 reviews
13.4 km away
Arung Hayat Sea Adventures
Arung Hayat Sea Adventures
#8 of 10 in Pulau Mabul
74 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Airport Transportation
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Seaventures Dive Rig is a scuba diving platform located within Mabul Island, some 30 minutes boat ride to Sipadan Malaysia. Sipadan Island is known as the world's scuba diving mecca. This rustic dive resort package includes diving around Mabul island, Kapalai and Sipadan Island. All rooms are fully air conditioned, Wi-FI is available at free of charge and food are served buffet-style. The unlimited diving on the Rig's house-reef is popular as it is home to some diverse underwater life. Seaventures Dive Rig is a PADI 5-Star Dive Centre offering Scuba Diving courses for beginners to professional. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Seaventures Dive Rig

Address: | off Mabul Island, Pulau Sipadan, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Sabah > Semporna District > Pulau Sipadan
Number of rooms: 25
Also Known As:
Seaventures Dive Hotel Pulau Sipadan
Seaventures Dive Rig Pulau Sipadan, Malaysia - Sabah
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Seaventures Dive Rig staff and other travellers.
10 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (10)

Questions? Get answers from Seaventures Dive Rig staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“near the dive sites, unlimited house reef”
 of 5 bubbles PorjedK, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The VIP 1 room was great. We didn't get to see the other rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles lisacQ6807GO, 6 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Room was clean, A/C and the food was delicious. ”
 of 5 bubbles leftyf2014, 17 Dec 2016 | Read review
“4th floor is the quiet room but lots of stairs to climb”
 of 5 bubbles Deric_Chang, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“VIP Rooms for Space”
 of 5 bubbles LindaA99, 2 Sep 2016 | Read review
5 of 5