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    Borneo Global Sipadan Backpackers

    Jalan Causeway | Bangunan SeaFest, Ground, 1st & 2nd Floor, Semporna 91308, Malaysia
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    Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

    We are long term traveller ( 15 months ) so have stayed in a lot of hostels. We didn't book just showed up & we didn't do any dives with them. The staff are very unhelpful & seem to be always having arguments with each...More

    2  Thank crystal s s
    Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

    The good: The accommodation is decent, clean, AC works, and when we visited it wasn't packed. There's a fridge you can use to store your food, as the provided breakfast is basically just toast and marmalade. The diving (except Sipadan) is relatively cheap and most...More

    3  Thank scubadrive
    Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

    I was at first hesitant booking my accomodations and trips with BGS, but then I decided to since I have 9 days of free before my dive starts with Scuba Junkie. I said why not? Norhaida, whom I've met thru fb only is very friendly...More

    Thank Bal_3n
    Reviewed 8 March 2017

    I am extremely grateful for the most friendly service I got during my stay at the Borneo Global Sipadan Backpackers. I came here to do my advanced padi course but in the end I ended up doing far more dives as there were so many...More

    Thank Reinier W
    Reviewed 11 February 2017

    If your here for the diving, and I don't really know why else you would be, this is a fantastic place to stay and an extremely professional diving company linked to it as well. You cant go wrong for the price and Harda and the...More

    Thank Luke S
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    Gan E
    14 July 2016|
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    Response from TravelerRico | Reviewed this property |
    Check skull mountain, or skull hill, or something. It's a nice sidetrip.
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    Dahlia D
    21 October 2015|
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    Response from bgb207 | Property representative |
    Dorm beds = RM 27 per night per pax. Special promo RM 60 per night for a private room for max 3 pax. (if you dive with us) Check our promos on facebook. All rooms have private toilet, hot shower, a/c. Free light... More
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