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Mabul Backpackers

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  • Terrible10%
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Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

This backpackerhostel is a big family on mabul island. The staff welcomed us very warm and we had a lot of fun with them at night with typical sipadan music and sipadan drinking games. The divings in sipadan were amaaaaaaazing ;)

1  Thank Klaus O
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Mabul is home to some of the best macro diving in the world and our local divemasters didn't disappoint!! Tahir and Moh showed us so much rare marine life (flamboyant cuttlefish, nudibranch, clown frogfish, blue ring octopus etc etc) and every night there was an...More

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Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Mabul backpapers is amazing!!! If you are that kind of people that you like to keep it simple and just share and enjoy this is your place. Very often there's party and guitar sessions. Second time i dive in all my life, really professional the...More

1  Thank SilbiDito81
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

After having emailed this accommodation three times with a complaint letter and having received no reply, I can only assume that no attempt is being made to rectify some appalling standards of safety and cleanliness. 1) the food provided was dreadful, both myself and my...More

4  Thank Roxanne L
Reviewed 15 May 2017

I booked a trip to Sipadan with them and I don't even know where to start with... I have never given such a bad review about a place before, but they were the WORST!!! Don't do the same mistake as me and look for another...More

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"add another penny to book New room with attached bathroom for a better stay"
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"The seaview rooms are great and each one has a hammock and individual balcony"
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"Rooms are equipped with a fan."
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