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Scuba Junkie Mabul Beach Resort

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Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

... and maybe the world? Scuba Junkies is incredible. All the staff are exceptional - the guides are all super knowledgeable, enthusiastic, fun, and professional. They are great at spotting the wildlife, always learn your name, and check on you constantly throughout the dives. They go through your log book with you after each dive (if you want them to)...

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Scotts Valley CA
Reviewed 8 November 2016

otherwise, if you want more info to help you decide between MBR and the other accommodations, read on !!! (and apologies for the long review, but I hope to provide some info in response to some of the negatives I read in other fora ... and I do not work for the resort !!) Since the higher end resorts were...

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7Thank JKD
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

The resort is amazing, clean, great food, nice atmosphere,.. everything you want! The dive masters are really skilled and know what they're talking about! I felt really safe and cared for since it was a while since my last dive.

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Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

i just spend 4 days with scuba Junkie and i have only compliments for them. my experience with scuba Junkie started when i enquire and mailed to 4 diffrent dive clubs in mabul. they answered quickly and respond to all my questions plus their offer was better than the rest. i went for 3 days (9 dives) in mabul island...

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Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

I didn't plan to stay here but I ended up here for one night on 23 October recently as I was very disappointed with the lodge I stayed on the other side of Mabul island. This resort is one of the few on the island that has got beach front. Most of the resorts on the island especially on the...

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1Thank Radzi Y
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Nice experience with ScubaJunkie. DM are so nice. Even though Mabul is not a good place to dive- polluted water you can see garbage over the water. Visibility was not good- max. 5 M. But our DM ,Cat, tried her best to find small things for us. Like the Bubble Coral Shrimp! She is a very responsible DM! Their beach...

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1Thank Vitus L
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

The Scuba junkie is a very professional diving school with the best divemasters Ive ever seen! Thank u for the big and awesome adventure! The resort is beautiful but there is one big issue!!! There is a village exact 50 m far away from the resort and its more like a slum than a village. Kids running around without clothes...

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1Thank Sayajin Y
Monza, Italy
Reviewed 26 October 2016

this guesthouse is perfect for divers, if you don't dive then maybe beter to choose a different destination. Rooms are beautiful and yuo can live like in a small villlage of divers where you can meet new people and enjoy your time with them. Great PLace!

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Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Good rooms, a nice beach and excellent diving. Sipadan was really special with lots of sharks, octopus, turtles, big schools of fish etc. Amanda who took us to Sipadan was really friendly and explained everything really well. The dive centre makes sure you do your buddy checks properly which I like as it makes you feel safer. The only reason...

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1Thank Libbycoe12
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

My fiance and I visited for 2 nights. We stayed in a double room and we did 3 fun dives while we were here. Mabul is absolutely gorgeous. As people have mentioned the litter is a shame but it didn't detract from the wonderful warm clear sea and amazing views from lovely Mabul. We had a great day diving and...

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Beachfront
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Scuba Junkie Mabul Beach Resort

Address: Mabul Island, Pulau Mabul, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Sabah > Semporna District > Pulau Mabul
Price Range: €26 - €41 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 24
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