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    Scuba Junkie Mabul Beach Resort

    Mabul Island, Pulau Mabul, Malaysia
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    Overview
    • Excellent66%
    • Very good27%
    • Average5%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “scuba junkie” (229 reviews)
    “dive sites” (52 reviews)
    “turtle hatchery” (18 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
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    Seaventures Dive Rig
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    6 - 10 of 471 reviews

    Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

    After having a great time with SJ KK, we decided to head for SJ Mabul this time arround. Ali Hochstteter has been instrumental in coordinating our land transport from Tawau Airport, lodging at MBR, our sons AOW, our daughters fun dives and snorkeling trip for...More

    Thank Suhaimi M
    Reviewed 8 September 2017

    They have 7 Sipadan permits, have bunk rooms if you do not wish to pay single supplement for rooms. Diving was professional. You can walk around the island for souvenirs. One of the nights we have turtle hatchlings release programme, which was totally cool. Dive...More

    Thank Jollyshandy
    Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

    If you are a diver, don't look further. This resort is made for diving: very close to their jetty, rooms are comfortable. We did book VIP room (worth it). No Wifi in the room, but full 4G when buying local SIM card. Diving staff is...More

    2  Thank Mirooke
    Reviewed 11 August 2017

    From the initial email many moons ago inquiring about booking with SJ right through to leaving Mabul Beach Resort (MBR), the whole process was a breeze thanks to the brilliant staff there! Thank you to Ash who dealt with our group of 3's booking process...More

    1  Thank cthrnjayne
    Reviewed 7 August 2017

    Prime diving experience. Great family feel to the place. Everything is taken care of for you by really friendly people. A huge shoutout to our instructor, Greggor - cheers Coach! Apparently he is very undervalued ;) ! You won't find a better dive guide than...More

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    • Beachfront
    • Free Internet
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    • Breakfast included
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    • US$45 - US$50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 24
    • Location
    • Malaysia >
    • Sabah >
    • Semporna District >
    • Pulau Mabul
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    UngFoy
    6 September 2017|
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    Response from clarey87 | Reviewed this property |
    Hi there. Go to Mabul yes, but if you did not pre-book your Sipadan permit it IS possible to still dive in Sipadan by getting a permit on the spot. Unfortunately, Scuba Junkie is not the best option to provide a Sipadan... More
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    30 July 2017|
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    Response from A J | Reviewed this property |
    I would highly recommend the air conditioning. It is much more manageable and comfortable after diving all day. You don't want your body to be stressed diving because you didn't sleep well -- if you're on the fence -- just... More
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