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Gem Island Resort & Spa

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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good42%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“baby turtles”(18 reviews)
“pulau kapas”(19 reviews)
“water villa”(14 reviews)
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

This place is both wonderful, and heartbreakingly missing a trick... Don't get me wrong - it's lovely, but it's not so lovely that it justifies it's much much higher prices than the surrounding islands for similar quality. The rooms are charming - but let's not...More

3  Thank Joshua B
Reviewed 28 September 2017

Meh. The island is beautiful. The resort needs some love and care. The staff are friendly. The food is limited in both choice and quality. The island is beautiful. The coolest thing about this resort is that it is a tiny little place on a...More

2  Thank TopherZiCornell
Reviewed 26 September 2017

super place for nice and kind holiday. We enjoy the stay with my family. Perfect location and beach. also the houses. Calm place only for few people specially on september. Food local and enough for us, better is offer all inclusive becouse on the island...More

2  Thank JuloJulo
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Beautiful and awesome island , beautiful view, clear water . BUT very run down bad resort, maintenance and cleanliness are terrible. The room facilities are not in good condition. Staffs are not friendly. Not valued for money

Thank Wee C
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Currently in Pulau Kapas, Malaysia, to do some volunteering for the Sea Shepherd Dive mission and Ocean Quest Global, my friend and I witnessed a really disturbing scene this morning, that we wanted to report to you. We heard about a Sea turtle conservation center...More

11  Thank Frank L
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US$101 - US$156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$101 - US$156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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PHKhoo
11 August 2017|
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Response from ToyMotor | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can park at the car park next to the jetty.
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CathaCaliao
2 August 2017|
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Response from guiarosenavoa | Reviewed this property |
If I can remember well, there're diving packages there! But I'm just not sure how much they cost. I know they will take you around via boat to the best spots to dive into. Hope this was helpful enough!
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"Higher number rooms are a longer walk"
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"They aren't a conservation center for turtle they are not taking good care of them..."
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"Villa 40-45 are beachfront. Villa 5-14 onwards are linked water chalets. Villa 1-4 (I think) are individual..."
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"Do early morning walk near the rocky places when the sea water was low to enjoy beautiful scenery &..."
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