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Mamutik Island

Tunku Abdul Rahman National Park, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
+60 16-611 0816
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Basically untouched, no cars.

All the fish are protected. The water is warm and clean and the locals are beautiful and helpful... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mauro189
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Perth, Australia
Another disappointing island ruined by tourism and rubbish

As I have mentioned before with regards to the islands in Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Park be... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
DJEargasm
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Western Australia
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good40%
  • Average21%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“fish” (121 reviews)
“borneo divers” (8 reviews)
“nice beach” (17 reviews)
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Tunku Abdul Rahman National Park, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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+60 16-611 0816
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"fish"
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"borneo divers"
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"nice beach"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

All the fish are protected. The water is warm and clean and the locals are beautiful and helpful. Fantastic for families and couples

Thank Mauro189
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As I have mentioned before with regards to the islands in Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Park be prepared to be disappointed and then saddened by the devastation over tourism has done to the marine life and the impact of littering. On several trips we took...More

1  Thank DJEargasm
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Reviewed 16 April 2018

We only visited to have lunch from a day tour of diving. Unfortunately, everyone was smoking and it ruined my meal. The scenery is nice and you can swim there. It was crowded with several boats full of tourists though - more than one would...More

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Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Nice islands. We settle over from Sapi Island. The water is crystal blue and it’s a great place for relaxing.

Thank Markus P
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Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

Went here because I read it was less crowed. Big mistake 2/3 of beach covered with a dive resort and tents for Korean tourists. Only beach left full with trash and garbage dumped in jungle by Park officers. It’s a shame! Some nice coral survived...More

Thank Twan_Kersten
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Reviewed 17 March 2018

We have chosed 2 spot for snorkelling activity with familly ie Mantanani Island and Mamutik Island( Tunku Abd Rahman Marine Park. As I have young kids with me, therefore I will recommend TAR park for family with children. The snorkelling area at Mamutik Island is...More

Thank DominicSew
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Reviewed 8 March 2018

Went snorkeling today. Considerable amount of trash in the sea bed, including a diaper and plastic bags.

Thank ibnibatutta
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

The place is crowded by the Korean Visitors, Smelly toilet, a bit expensive for local to have a lunch here.

1  Thank nurhanimqasih
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Reviewed 2 March 2018

We didn’t have time to hop all the other islands but pick mamutik island which I told is good for snorkeling. We got in the Jesselton Point at 11 am for 1115 ferry. I went to counter 10 “ hop island express” for RM 23...More

1  Thank Bravo313
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Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

The sea is very clam and relatively clear making it easy for children to snorkel here. I expected more marine life. I would recommend visiting more of the islands as only going to one would get boring quickly. Be warned that Jesselton point can be...More

Thank Monique D
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Shubro B
7 April 2018|
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Response from DominicSew | Reviewed this property |
Hi, If you are in family group of 10 or more. You may seek the local tour operator to arrange one boat for your group. Alternatively, you may bought the land tour at hotel booth and there will arrange the pickup for you. We... More
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Greta M
16 March 2018|
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Response from troyfooty | Reviewed this property |
hi Greta, I'm not sure of the campsite name but when my wife and I were on mamutik island recently we did look into staying on island and you can rent tents and other items at a small fee with toilet and shower block... More
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Tamzida_Karim
16 June 2017|
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Response from YNChan1024 | Reviewed this property |
There isn't much for a 4 yr old and a 2 yr old except playing in the water (sea and/or pool) and on the sand. It can get very hot by the beach so take the necessary precautions. Also, be sure to stay in the areas designated... More
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