We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Mabul Beach Resort

Show Prices
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Prices from our online travel partners are not available
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Pulau Mabul
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
View Map
Add a photo
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

75 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More
Showing 47: English reviews
Start your review of Mabul Beach Resort
 Click to rate
Linkoping, Sweden
Reviewed 1 week ago

The deluxe rooms w AC are comfortable. Nice veranda. Though no fridge in the room, you can easily get ice from the bar. Meals are simple but tasty and not much choice since the resort does not serve fish or seafood. You normally get chicken an vegetables and some melons. Good place for divers to meet since Scuba Junkie owns...

Thank Hansson2014
Gdynia, Poland
Reviewed 18 February 2017

The resort is located on a beautiful small island which can be walked around in no more than an hour. It consists of dorms and private rooms. We stayed in a private room (Delux Air-con Room) for a week and it was great. The room was spacious, clean and comfortable with a fantastic bed , AC, wardrobe, desk and even...

Thank Elżbieta P
Fleet, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 September 2016

We've split this review into two parts, accommodation and diving: Accommodation: 3 stars: the rooms are large but best can be described as basic and very much like a hostel. There are no wardrobes, TV or fridges. The air conditioning wasn't great either, the staff were helpful and got it 'regassed' but even after that can best be described as...

1Thank mattandamy2015
Reviewed 3 April 2016

My husband, two teenage sons and I stayed at the Mabul Beach Resort and dove with Scuba Junkie. The room, food, boat transfers to Semporna, and diving are sold as a package that you purchase from Scuba Junkie Semporna. They are super-responsive and helpful as you plan your trip and will book the airport transfers for you. For us, their...

1Thank Murphypolly
Reviewed 23 November 2015

Great place to stay for solo travellers! its very easy to get to know the other people there, the staff is super friendly and the scuba staff are very serious. Big plus that they do a lot of great stuff for the local community and enviroment. Make sure you book well in advance so you get to go to Sipandan...

2Thank Siri L
Reviewed 7 October 2015

We booked 7D6N with scuba junkie. Overall, it was a nice diving experience but there are also somethings that makes us decided not to go back again. This was my second time diving in Sipandan, last time we stayed in Borneo Divers Mabul Island Resort with wonderful vacation, its also the reason why we wanted to come back to Sipadan...

3Thank Evelynliu625
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 24 May 2015 via mobile

I've stay here with my wife for 3 nights. Overall it was great experience - watching turtle at rehabilitation centre, diving with friendly dive master around Mabul Island, island hopping including tour around 'bajau laut' village. All inclusive and the service was excellent. Their food was okay for me. For those who love seafood maybe you must find another resort...

1Thank Noitpippo
Reviewed 23 March 2015

the Mabul Beach resort is a good option to stay for your diving. The rooms are stunning and comfy. Food is basic but tasty. The staff are friendly and effective. Scuba Junkie is doing a fantastic job to make your stay as pleasant and comfy possible. The diving is something out of this world. The dive guides are great and...

1Thank Marki663
Reviewed 14 November 2014

I have just found out that there are 2 different places to write your review for Mabul Beach Resort - here and on the Scuba Junkie Mabul Beach Resort page so I have written the same one twice so that you all know how I feel about this amazing place!! Stay here if you are a diver. Stay here if...

3Thank FeetDoTravel
Reviewed 26 July 2014

We were lucky to have been able to stay at both the beach and water bungalow resorts(see separate review) After our Island resort stay at Lankayan Island was cancelled last minute, we phoned the resort to see if any availability on anything they had left. Fortunately they had a garden room, which we stayed in for 5 nights. The pick...

Thank CarterFamily5

66 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

All Traveller Photos (66)
Hotel & Grounds (12)
Pool/Beach Area (11)
Bathroom (5)
Room/Suite (18)
Dining (3)
View from Room (1)
Other (16)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Pulau Mabul
25.8 km away
Seafest Hotel
Seafest Hotel
#1 of 7 in Semporna
258 reviews
23.5 km away
Sipadan Inn 2
Sipadan Inn 2
#2 of 7 in Semporna
72 reviews
22.8 km away
City Inn Semporna
City Inn Semporna
#5 of 7 in Semporna
31 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
26.0 km away
Sipadan Inn
Sipadan Inn
#3 of 7 in Semporna
150 reviews
0.3 km away
Arung Hayat Sea Adventures
Arung Hayat Sea Adventures
#8 of 10 in Pulau Mabul
74 reviews
0.4 km away
Spheredivers Scuba & Leisure
Spheredivers Scuba & Leisure
#10 of 10 in Pulau Mabul
3 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices


  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Airport Transportation

Additional Information about Mabul Beach Resort

Address: Pulau Mabul, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Sabah > Semporna District > Pulau Mabul
Number of rooms: 24
Also Known As:
Mabul Beach Hotel Pulau Mabul
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Mabul Beach Resort staff and other travellers.
1 question
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Mabul Beach Resort staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“All the rooms are essentially the same view and experience except the two that are beach-front.”
 of 5 bubbles Murphypolly, 3 Apr 2016 | Read review
“A/C is definitely needed!”
 of 5 bubbles Evelynliu625, 7 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Book early to get your preferred room”
 of 5 bubbles JJonthego, 8 Aug 2013 | Read review
“Get the air-conditioned room....”
  • to the beach
  • The Chalet
  • The Standard room
 of 5 bubbles mynz_mansor, 22 May 2012 | Read review
“Spacious room.”
 of 5 bubbles Isma_18, 20 May 2012 | Read review
5 of 5