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Sipadan Kapalai Dive Resort

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AMENITIES
Free Internet
Breakfast Buffet
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a 4D3N diving holiday with them. Heavenly beautiful, above and below. Nice & friendly staff, excellent service. Security is good with armed forces stationed at the resort. Beautiful, windy and spacious water chalet, turtles, barracuda, rays swimming pass below you. Absolutely loving it. Tips...More

Thank CharleneChew
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked through dive-the-world for convenience, but had to re-request my choice of room after we arrived - would recommend room #52 or higher as these are furthest away from the restaurant (i.e. the noisy guests) and are most recently built. No aircon, but the breeze...More

Thank HollysHollydays
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First visited in 2016. Missed this place and the dives so returned this year. The owners have done up the place beautifully with expansion to the restaurant wing and the chill out deck, overlooking the ocean. The food is very good with scrumptious buffets and...More

Thank jessicakpt
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

What can I say? The moment you step of the boat you will be blown away by the surrounding view. Perched in the middle of the ocean you only see blue clear waters. House reefs were super amazing. Service were great too! You just need...More

1  Thank Ruslena
Reviewed 31 July 2018

From the moment we arrived I was blown away by the beauty of this place - the colour of the water was breath taking, the weather was perfect (possibly a little hot). Seeing the water directly beneath your feet on the walkways and verandahs and...More

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About
Description
A few minutes by boat from the islands of Sipadan and Mabul but a full world away from it lays the exhilarating Sipadan-Kapalai Dive Resort, sitting on its sturdy stilts on the shallow sandbanks of Ligitan More Reefs. Planned and built in full style as an airy, comfortable, sunny water village with no land in sight, it boasts a mile-long sandbank of powdery white sand where one can suntan at complete leisure while gazing out to the miles of brilliant turquoise stretching into the horizon offering the purest image of natural serenity. Dive spots Sipadan and Mabul can be reached in just a few minutes by speedboat. Sipadan-Kapalai is an ideal destination for diver and non-diver alike seeking a great holiday experience. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Beachfront
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Airport Transportation
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Number of rooms
60
Also Known As
Sipadan-Kapalai Dive Hotel Pulau Sipadan
,
Sipadan Kapalai Island Hotel
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Hotel Sipadan Kapalai Island
Location
Malaysia > Sabah > Semporna District > Pulau Sipadan
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Number of rooms
60
Also Known As
Sipadan-Kapalai Dive Hotel Pulau Sipadan
,
Sipadan Kapalai Island Hotel
,
Hotel Sipadan Kapalai Island
Location
Malaysia > Sabah > Semporna District > Pulau Sipadan
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Traveller (1,183)
Room & Suite (168)
Pool & Beach (78)
Dining (57)
Family and Play Areas (6)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (6)
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Novatliz
23 September 2018|
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Response from ldyshah | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can book it through their website through the booking form. Their website has the gold PSR logo with the palm tree. However the booking may be processed by their assigned local agency who will contact you via email.
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Clinton K
18 April 2018|
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Response from AL_in_SG | Reviewed this property |
I went with 3 others in off-peak season and stayed for 8 nights so what we paid can't be used as a guideline. It cost about MYR 1,041 per pax per night.
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JustinT915
28 January 2018|
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Response from HollysHollydays | Reviewed this property |
24 MYR for a can of beer 120-180 MYR for a bottle of wine Rooms have mini fridges so would recommend stocking up in Semporna before taking the boat to Kapalai!
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Room Tips
"The best rooms for divers are 18, 19 and 20 (near the diving)"
grundge2017
4 May 2018
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"The newer rooms are of higher quality although further away from the dinning hall"
AL_in_SG
20 Jan 2018
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"Water Bungalows are the best rooms to choose from"
futbolmania999
29 Nov 2017
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"Only stay here if you are scuba diving and don't mind canteen style food"
NALondon
27 Sep 2017
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