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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Nabucco gathers everything you need for the perfect break: incredible location out of the Maratua main island, fantastic bedrooms with direct access to the laguna, very friendly atmosphere among customers and staff. Add to that some of the best diving spots in the area with loads of turtles, mantas and colorful corals and you get the perfect holiday gem. Special...

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Sigean, France
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Amazing location and the most friendly staff!! One of those places you have to see, and preferably with a special person! If you're into diving and animals, it is a unique place. But even if you just go snorkelling, like we did, you will be blown away by the magical colours of the coral and the beautiful sea-creatures!

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Jakarta, Indonesia
Reviewed 1 November 2016

We were extremely pleased with Nabucco Island Resort (by Extradivers) in the vicinity of Maratua Island (not Central Kalimantan as the listing here says). Kathrin was very responsive during the booking period which helped since we booked quite late. Upon arrival to Berau, we were greeted by the driver to take us to the port for the 3-4 hr boat...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Just finished our "annual" (somewhat) diving holiday and couldn't have been happier we chose Nabucco Island Resort! Everything was well planned from the early bookings and monitoring of expected airport openings versus boat trips to arrival transfers and of course the diving! Staff on land and sea were excellent, taking care of all our needs from dive gear set up...

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Reviewed 7 October 2016

My partner and I recently went to Maratua island for a bite of paradise, and world class diving. We stayed at the Maratua Guesthouse (excellent!) on Maratua island, but had the great opportunity to dive with Nabucco Divers. We did 10 dives with Nabucco and all were excellent! The staff is professional, helpful, responsible, and fun. We enjoyed diving with...

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Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

I cant say anything more other than stunningly beautiful!!! The hotel is a bit expensive but you get what you pay for... The food served was great... And the resort is well maintained (very rare for such a remote location) The diving spots were also very amazing.... While the staff of dive centers and the resort were super friendly... This...

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Jakarta, Indonesia
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

I only visited this island once, they don't really open for public visit. A private island that's caters only for those who have deep pocket.. Definitely not for backpackers! Very well maintained resort and professional service too I must say. But you really get what you paid for, seriously worthed. Takes a lot of effort to be here, but the...

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Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Diving= excellent sites. Enough variations to suit everyone, from the beginner to the hard core drift masters. Dive crew and guides =warm, helpful and professional. I especially liked how every diver was assessed during the check out dives to ascertain if they were competent to try Big Fish Country. Accommodations= basic air-conditioned wood cabins that was on the dark side....

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 6 September 2016

I stayed at Maratua Guesthouse while I dived with Nabucco Island Resort in August 2016 with a 10 dive package (in 3 days). All rented diving equipment was in good condition, the dive boats were fast and easy to climb on to and the staff very helpfull with setting up the equipment (and also during transfer to the island in...

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Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
Reviewed 1 September 2016

We stayed at Nabucco and it totally surpassed all our expectations, it's a must-visit! The resort is on a small, gorgeous tropical island, with palm trees, turquoise water, orchids and beautiful bird life (I saw sun-birds, sea eagles and kingfishers among others). It is a tranquil place to enjoy nature and relaxation, diving and snorkelling. The food was excellent and...

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Address: Maratua Island | Berau District, East Kalimantan, Indonesia
Region: Indonesia > Kalimantan > Central Kalimantan
Hotel Class:3 star — Nabucco Island Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 17
Also Known As:
Nabucco Island Hotel Central Kalimantan
Nabucco Island Resort Central Kalimantan, Indonesia - Kalimantan
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