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Sipadan Kapalai Dive Resort

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Kapalai, Pulau Sipadan Malaysia See on map
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Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Family Rooms
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

What can I say? The moment you step of the boat you will be blown away by the surrounding view. Perched in the middle of the ocean you only see blue clear waters. House reefs were super amazing. Service were great too! You just need...More

1  Thank Ruslena
Reviewed July 30, 2018

From the moment we arrived I was blown away by the beauty of this place - the colour of the water was breath taking, the weather was perfect (possibly a little hot). Seeing the water directly beneath your feet on the walkways and verandahs and...More

1  Thank SH4RRY
Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

My partner and I had been planning to visit Sipadan for years, and after researching the various accommodations around the area, we settled on Kapalai as we felt it was the most value for money. Our experience with Sipadan Kapalai Resort went beyond my expectations...More

5  Thank ldyshah
Reviewed May 4, 2018

Beautiful location full of colors. Friendly and attentive staff. Dives are spectacular and unforgettable. Good food but not exceptional. Very noisy for two open construction sites and renovation of the rooms next to ours. The first site is in front of the relaxation area (wi-fi...More

6  Thank grundge2017
Reviewed April 19, 2018 via mobile

The resort is in the middle of the sea so it has so much marine life around. During our stay we saw lots of turtles from our room and we also saw sea snakes and a sun fish at the restaurant. The day trip to...More

4  Thank Rowangarland
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A few minutes by boat from the islands of Sipadan and Mabul but a full world away from it lays the exhilarating Sipadan-Kapalai Dive Resort, sitting on its sturdy stilts on the shallow sandbanks of Ligitan Reefs. Planned and built in full style as an airy, comfortable, sunny water village with no land in sight, it boasts a mile-long sandbank of powdery white sand where one can suntan at complete leisure while gazing out to the miles of brilliant turquoise stretching into the horizon offering the purest image of natural serenity. Dive spots Sipadan and Mabul can be reached in just a few minutes by speedboat. Sipadan-Kapalai is an ideal destination for diver and non-diver alike seeking a great holiday experience.

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Also Known As
sipadan-kapalai dive hotel pulau sipadansipadan kapalai island hotelhotel sipadan kapalai island
MalaysiaSabahSemporna DistrictPulau Sipadan
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Room & Suite (168)
Pool & Beach (78)
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September 23, 2018|
Response from ldyshah | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can book it through their website through the booking form. Their website has the gold PSR logo with the palm tree. However the booking may be processed by their assigned local agency who will contact you via email.
Clinton K
April 18, 2018|
Response from AL_in_SG | Reviewed this property |
I went with 3 others in off-peak season and stayed for 8 nights so what we paid can't be used as a guideline. It cost about MYR 1,041 per pax per night.
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"The best rooms for divers are 18, 19 and 20 (near the diving)"
May 4, 2018
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"The newer rooms are of higher quality although further away from the dinning hall"
Jan. 20, 2018
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"Water Bungalows are the best rooms to choose from"
Nov. 29, 2017
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"Only stay here if you are scuba diving and don't mind canteen style food"
Sep. 27, 2017
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