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Mamutik Island

Tunku Abdul Rahman National Park, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
+60 16-611 0816
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Pretty cool

Chillin by the beach is forever my favourite. Cool place with cool and strange statues. Food is... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Ryan C
Boring crowded tourist trap

Went to Mamutik island for an afternoon, intending to stay three hours and completely bored after... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Robert E
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“fish” (123 reviews)
“borneo divers” (8 reviews)
“nice beach” (17 reviews)
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Tunku Abdul Rahman National Park, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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+60 16-611 0816
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"fish"
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"borneo divers"
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"nice beach"
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"jesselton point"
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"quiet spot"
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"snorkeling gear"
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"buffet lunch"
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"low tide"
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"white sand"
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Chillin by the beach is forever my favourite. Cool place with cool and strange statues. Food is quite odd but all fine afterwards

Thank Ryan C
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to Mamutik island for an afternoon, intending to stay three hours and completely bored after one. I begged the ferry company to put me on an earlier boat. The beach is small and crowded with day tourists and buffet tents. The snorkeling was also...More

Thank Robert E
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lots of people on the island but most were there to sit in the open-air restaurants and look out at the ocean. Beach was clean and not too crowded. Good snorkelling on a reasonably healthy-looking reef 30-40 metres out from shore. Big monitor lizards looking...More

Thank RSH2
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Best place to snorkle is around and under jetty,most fish have a homely place there and enjoy your company.Good shade on the island when needed as well.A must when you are close by.

Thank Peter M
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Reviewed 9 May 2018

All the fish are protected. The water is warm and clean and the locals are beautiful and helpful. Fantastic for families and couples

Thank Mauro189
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Reviewed 4 May 2018

As I have mentioned before with regards to the islands in Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Park be prepared to be disappointed and then saddened by the devastation over tourism has done to the marine life and the impact of littering. On several trips we took...More

2  Thank DJEargasm
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Reviewed 16 April 2018

We only visited to have lunch from a day tour of diving. Unfortunately, everyone was smoking and it ruined my meal. The scenery is nice and you can swim there. It was crowded with several boats full of tourists though - more than one would...More

Thank hannajomeans
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Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Nice islands. We settle over from Sapi Island. The water is crystal blue and it’s a great place for relaxing.

Thank Markus P
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Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

Went here because I read it was less crowed. Big mistake 2/3 of beach covered with a dive resort and tents for Korean tourists. Only beach left full with trash and garbage dumped in jungle by Park officers. It’s a shame! Some nice coral survived...More

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Reviewed 17 March 2018

We have chosed 2 spot for snorkelling activity with familly ie Mantanani Island and Mamutik Island( Tunku Abd Rahman Marine Park. As I have young kids with me, therefore I will recommend TAR park for family with children. The snorkelling area at Mamutik Island is...More

Thank DominicSew
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라즈 리
5 June 2018|
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Response from RSH2 | Reviewed this property |
I did not notice lifeguards, but I wasn't looking, either.
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Shubro B
8 April 2018|
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Response from DominicSew | Reviewed this property |
Hi, If you are in family group of 10 or more. You may seek the local tour operator to arrange one boat for your group. Alternatively, you may bought the land tour at hotel booth and there will arrange the pickup for you. We... More
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Greta M
16 March 2018|
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Response from troyfooty | Reviewed this property |
hi Greta, I'm not sure of the campsite name but when my wife and I were on mamutik island recently we did look into staying on island and you can rent tents and other items at a small fee with toilet and shower block... More
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