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    Sipadan Kapalai Dive Resort

    Kapalai, Pulau Sipadan, Malaysia
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    Overview
    • Excellent66%
    • Very good26%
    • Average5%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “on stilts” (35 reviews)
    “dive resort” (39 reviews)
    “dive centre” (40 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Breakfast Buffet
    Beachfront
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 378 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    The resort is overcrowded with chinese families shouting. There are long queues for lunch and dinner. Chinese jump from the jetty and scare every fish away, feet splash, smoke, stand on the corals and there is trash everywhere. Very far from a dream destination.

    Thank Ruijika
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    I am still at Kapalai resort while I am writing this review and I wild I had never come. The place is beautiful although not as pristine as Lankayan, it has a gorgeous turquoise blue water. The renewed Villas are nice even though it takes...More

    1  Thank RYOKOSURU
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    From the Semporna Jetty, it took us approximately 45 mins boat ride to arrive at this absolutely beautiful water village – Kapalai Dive Resort. The chalets are comfortably set up with all the basic amenities. It has no airconditioning, but it is airy with a...More

    1  Thank WorldGlutton
    Reviewed 18 June 2017

    I was on a diver package while my family (wife and son) non divers... and while i was out diving 2 days and they were hanging out in the resort, all of us enjoyed everything so much... the evenings were so wonderful, specially on the...More

    1  Thank SajidRMatin
    Reviewed 11 June 2017

    I had a most delightful stay at Kapalai and would consider staying here for diving again in the hopes of better visibility. The water was greenish during the week I was here due to rain and wind on the first day. There was also a...More

    Thank S_kayy
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    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free Internet
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Multilingual Staff
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Airport Transportation
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    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Smoking rooms available ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 60
    • Location
    • Malaysia >
    • Sabah >
    • Semporna District >
    • Pulau Sipadan
    • Also Known As
    • Sipadan-Kapalai Dive Hotel Pulau Sipadan ,
    • Sipadan Kapalai Island Hotel ,
    • Hotel Sipadan Kapalai Island
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    Traveller (1050)
    Room & Suite (130)
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    Dining (56)
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    Bathroom (17)
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    Autumn K
    23 June 2017|
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    Response from EdwinHsu | Reviewed this property |
    It's pretty windy since you simply sleep in an open structure built on the surface of the ocean. About dealing with the mosquitos, they prepared Spray in each room, I didn't encounter any attack during my stay so just left... More
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    umameen
    3 June 2017|
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    Response from gbrown1234 | Reviewed this property |
    Fly to Tawau airport and the resort provides transportation from there if you arrive early in the day. If you arrive Tawau late in the day, you must overnight in Tawau prior to pick up by the resort. Accommodations in... More
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    hkng367
    6 April 2017|
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    Response from umameen |
    Its tropical weather so no big difference in temperature just avoid the rainy season
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    Room Tips
    "New Villas (there are only 10) so its on a first-come-first serve basis (no res. Requests)"
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    "don't take Room 8 as there is a "department" they called outside the room, quite smelly and..."
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    "Room 1~10 with sunset view, room 51~61 with sunrise view"
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    "Newer room number starts from number 52"
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