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Redang Island

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One of the best, easily accessible dive destinations in SEA

I have been a diver for about 6 years now, and live in Kuala Lumpur. Whilst I am by no means a... read more

Reviewed October 22, 2018
NYTM
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
One of the Best Experiences I ever had

The beach was pretty calm with just the right amount of visitors. The unbelievable clear water... read more

Reviewed October 8, 2018
Getaway795234
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Reviewed October 22, 2018

I have been a diver for about 6 years now, and live in Kuala Lumpur. Whilst I am by no means a seasoned diver of the world, I have dived in a number of well known dive destinations here in Malaysia, and also in Indonesia...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

The beach was pretty calm with just the right amount of visitors. The unbelievable clear water washing the shores with white sand is a sight worth all the money and the hassel. The snorkel trips were mesmerizing. A simple walk on the shorline would create...More

Date of experience: October 2018
3  Thank Getaway795234
Reviewed October 7, 2018

The ferry ride from the Shahbandar Jetty to the island takes about 1.5 hours in the A/C equipped, multiple-storied ferry. The island is beautiful with beautiful turquoise waters and a variety of marine life that can be seen during Snorkeling/Scuba. My friends and I who...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank ashique m
Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

We stayed in The Taaras Malaysia for 3 nights, and were super impressed by the beach and environment on the island. Blessed with the finest white powder sand, a clear shallow sea at the Resort’s doorstep perfect for little kids, this island is an undiscovered...More

Date of experience: September 2018
4  Thank tjinlee
Reviewed September 13, 2018

i must say, redang island offer one of the best beach in malaysia. the white sand was really fine and white. the clear water was so clean. the main beach was awesome. but i want to try something different. i went to the the other...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank ana_kecik
Reviewed September 9, 2018

More than what I expected. A little "wild" and offering restricted services, but probably this is what the local municipality wants especially after the airport shut-down, in order to avoid the island be invaded by too too many tourists... I can't forget the crystal-clear water...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank JoanneTorino
Reviewed September 5, 2018

The island is beautiful, yes - but not for long. Huge groups of Chinese tourists with little respect for the environment, other people and the corals. Hotels have organized pick-ups from jetty with mini-trucks that criss-cross the beach all day and ruin both the tourists'...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Alex J
Reviewed September 3, 2018

Very nice, with an underwater life sea really unbeliavable, much better than Maldives and Seyscelles.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Andrea G
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

The last time we came was the 6th time visiting the island. Almost every year we will come for snorkeling, swimming and relaxing at the beach. Try to come around August because the water will be more relaxing to swim.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank ellin n
Reviewed August 24, 2018

It is weird to se the amount of people returning from snorkelling twice a day. If you look from distance it reminds Omaha beach ....

Date of experience: August 2018
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jankid427
July 23, 2018|
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Response from Ranjinich | Reviewed this property |
Hi, yes, the weather is more or less the same throughout the year
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JeanD1066
June 10, 2018|
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I’m not aware of this.
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Klesner16
May 12, 2018|
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Response from Alaksander | Reviewed this property |
It will be better to get a package from a resort which includes meal, activity, ferry and stay. I don't think there are any Airbnb on the island.
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