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The Reef Dive Resort

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Mataking 91000, Malaysia
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AMENITIES
Free Internet
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Mataking trip advisor After a week’s adventure travel in Sabah, our stay at Mataking Island was extremely welcome! We spent a very relaxing few days in the resort which is run by extremely attentive, warm and professional staff. The food was delicious and the accommodation...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I went to Mataking island for 3 nights and 4 days in mid Sep 2018, we chose the least expensive category of room, but it did not disappoint us at all. All staff are all very friendly and polite.The room was tidy,...More

1  Thank tellmewhatisnottaken
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

My stay at Mataking Island with my family was resumed at this simple but mean full sentence - we arrived as a guest and leave as a friend. When I was there, I remembered of all the bad reviews I’ve read and try to understand...More

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Reviewed 8 September 2018

Stunningly beautiful on land, underwater and inbetween. Do not confuse this resort with a typical 5 star chain resort. It is a home made resort and with it comes quirks-some good, some bad, but under-laying everything is a local staff doing their best to keep...More

1  Thank adamsS4851LH
Reviewed 3 September 2018

very ok. very good.it is a beautiful island. little tourists. quiet. the room is very big, clean, and also has well-equipped facilities. the scenery is very good,the underwater landscape is great, we see big turtles and lion fish and many beautiful fish.

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Description

The Reef Dive Resort at Mataking Island is an exclusive romantic & diving destination in the Celebes Sea, located just 40 minutes boat ride from Semporna, East Coast of Sabah in Malaysia. It is a promised island with majestic treasures, natural warmth and friendship for holiday makers, spa lovers, honeymooners and divers alike. Whether it is a retreat for yourself or exciting undersea exploration, you’ll find Mataking the perfect choice.The resort is caressed by the tropical sea breeze. Our executive king chalets, premier deluxe rooms and brand new luxurious beach villas designed in traditional architecture offering simply elegant and exquisite accommodation for up to 100 guests in a serene and cozy environment. Enjoy Malaysian and International cuisine with an enticing spread of fresh local seafood or relish the weekend barbecued favorites at our sea facing restaurant.

Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Beachfront
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Concierge
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
 
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice
2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel website
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HOTEL STYLE
Great View
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
49
Also Known As
pulau mataking reef dive hotel pulau sipadan
Location
MalaysiaSabahMataking
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Traveller (1,196)
Pool & Beach (177)
Room & Suite (122)
Dining (39)
Family and Play Areas (3)
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Sonya E
4 November 2017|
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Response from ChrisKurtGabel | Reviewed this property |
The trip was bumpy on the way there and you will be accompanied by soldiers for protection as they had some issues a couple of years ago. We got three dives in easily and it was well worth it. Sipidan has a beach and you... More
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Tricia F
8 August 2017|
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Response from UndiscoveredWorld | Reviewed this property |
I only used the Wi-Fi that was provided at the resort. Be warned though, it's slow.
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DulcieMillward
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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Room Tips
"The least expensive rooms in this resort are not going to disappoint you. However, it is not sound proof."
tellmewhatisnottaken
4 weeks ago
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"viila is big. quiet"
1179259897
3 Sep 2018
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"Beach Chalets were the best, however do not go here - not worth it"
Da_Swiss
18 Apr 2018
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"Villa room"
ChrisKurtGabel
3 Sep 2017
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