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Mataking Island

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Tragedy in paradise October 2016

Although the island is amazing, and the people that run this piece of heaven are lovely, when it... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kirsti KC Y
via mobile
Paradise

My boyfriend and I struggled to reserve on the sipadan diving live-aboard and took mataking as a... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2017
Hannah L
via mobile
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  • Very good33%
  • Average0%
  • Poor8%
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“dives” (2 reviews)
“semporna” (2 reviews)
“chalet” (2 reviews)
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Malaysia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Although the island is amazing, and the people that run this piece of heaven are lovely, when it came to basic life saving training, it is was a failure. During our visit, we returned from an amazing day of snorkeling, walking around the island, we...More

Thank Kirsti KC Y
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I struggled to reserve on the sipadan diving live-aboard and took mataking as a last minute replacement. It was a blessing in disguise! The island is mind-blowingly idillic! We stayed in a king chalet which was right on the beach. People are...More

Thank Hannah L
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Iridescent, picturesque, tranquility, I really do not know the exact word(s) to describe this beautiful island - Mataking Island. Perhaps, the mighty word - ROMANCE, can sort of embraces the feelings of visitors that have been here. There are two islands during high tide; and...More

Thank petersjsim
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

For the beach lovers, this is the perfect island to visit. You can get boat from the main jetty in Semporna which you booked earlier. You will be provided with lunch set and some junk food. Heavenly nice island.

Thank sarahmE2963RZ
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

After a tiring journey we eventually arrived at Mataking island to a very warm welcome. We stayed in a beach side cabin on the back of the island. This was very quiet and you had the sunrise in he morning. We dived everyday, the set...More

Thank DebbieLguildford
Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

Beautiful location with great diving. Chalet A/C was terribly inadequate and needed more water Stations considering the heat.

Thank Mogagregg
Reviewed 20 April 2016

We inititally looked into staying at this resort island but it was far too expensive for our possibilities, so we stayed on a close island managed to get here on a snorkellig trip (note you can't go to the beautiful white sandy beach, that is...More

Thank ilabo_12
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