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    Seaventures Dive Rig

    | off Mabul Island, Pulau Sipadan, Malaysia
    011 60 88-251 669
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    Overview
    • Excellent66%
    • Very good27%
    • Average5%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “sun deck” (55 reviews)
    “mabul island” (55 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
    Family Rooms
    Rooftop Bar
    Multilingual Staff
    Free Parking
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    11 - 15 of 422 reviews

    Reviewed 15 September 2017

    Overall Stayed with Seaventures for a week in early September. Love the food, the environment and the dives. But what impressed me most is the professionalism, helpfulness, friendliness and passion of all the diving and non-diving staff. I absolutely love this place and will recommend...More

    2  Thank Lam K
    Response from Edrie J, Travel Consultant at Seaventures Dive RigResponded 30 September 2017

    Hi Lam K, Where do we begin to thank you. We are so happy that you have thoroughly enjoyed the live, dive, jump experience with us. From enjoying your time on the Rig with the best crew, meeting other fellow scuba divers, diving in on...More

    Reviewed 14 September 2017

    This is a very unique experience as you stay in an ex oil rig right in the middle of the sea. Mabul Island is just opposite which you can see and there is a daily 430pm trip that you can on your free time after...More

    1  Thank mahalo21
    Response from Edrie J, Travel Consultant at Seaventures Dive RigResponded 27 September 2017

    Hi mahalo21, First of all thank you for the honest review, we appreciate it. The Rig is a refurbished oil rig and we are doing our best to ensure it is first and foremost, safe and comfortable for everyone. Upgrading works are ongoing in order...More

    Reviewed 11 September 2017

    Jump point to one of the world's best diving destination, Sipadan! Rooms are small but adequate for sharing and after a long diving day. My room had 2 leaks, for both beds and I was transferred to a different room right away. There is a...More

    Thank Cassie D
    Response from Edrie J, Travel Consultant at Seaventures Dive RigResponded 27 September 2017

    Hi Cassie D, First of all thank you for the honest review, we appreciate it. The Rig is a refurbished oil rig and we are doing out best to ensure it is first and foremost, safe and comfortable for everyone. There are a lot of...More

    Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

    It was a great experience living on the rig. Very friendly staff (dive masters/instructors but also all the other staff). Delicious food and awesome diving sites. The rooms are pretty basic but that's part of the nice experience living on an old oil rig and...More

    1  Thank Stefan N
    Response from Edrie J, Travel Consultant at Seaventures Dive RigResponded 27 September 2017

    Hi Stefan N, The rig is a unique place to stay and the experience is one of a kind. Thank you for giving us the opportunity to show you what living and diving from the Rig is like. We are glad you enjoyed your time...More

    Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

    We spent an incredible few days on the rig in August. I finished my PADI open water referral and my husband did a refresher course. From started to finish everything was very efficient and organised. I was worried in advance that it would be full...More

    Thank Ubbee
    Response from Edrie J, Travel Consultant at Seaventures Dive RigResponded 27 September 2017

    Hi Ubbee, Thank you for choosing to complete your PADI Open Water Referral course with us and at the same time, giving us the honor as one of your honeymoon stay. We have a great crew on the rig, hardworking and passionate, it looks like...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Airport Transportation
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 25
    • Location
    • Malaysia >
    • Sabah >
    • Semporna District >
    • Pulau Sipadan
    • Also Known As
    • Seaventures Dive Hotel Pulau Sipadan
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    Traveller (516)
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    Dining (14)
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    katefleetwood
    6 September 2016|
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    Response from kat_d9152 | Reviewed this property |
    Was there in June 2016. Still there
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    katefleetwood
    6 September 2016|
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    Response from Edrie J | Property representative |
    Hi katefleetwood, Yes, as mentioned by bdube the armed security are still on the rig.
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    "I had room 214 on the second floor and found it fine. It was a small twin room. Basic but functional with..."
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    "Ask for a room at the lowest floor as there are no elevators. However, the newer rooms are upstairs!"
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    "If you get a room close to the staircase, you will be woken up by people who leave for Sipadan at 5.30am..."
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    "near the dive sites, unlimited house reef"
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