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Pom Pom Island Resort & Spa

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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lago di Garda
Reviewed 21 April 2011

From the moment you'll step on the jetty you'll get catch by the magic of this place. Pom Pom has an eco compatible vocation, so, don't expect many frills but only beauty, relax and bliss. The beauty of the place and the uniqueness of its atmosphere you'll remember forever. Tidy, super clean, beautiful and romantic beach villas (but don't miss...

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1Thank zades11
Paris, France
Reviewed 11 April 2011

This was our second trip to Pom Pom island as we had enjoyed the first visit in October 2010 so much and the second was even better. Why? Well we had lower prices due to promotions becoming available;excursions assisted by able instructors to nearby islands;good food;comfortable chalet life;beautiful sunsets;safe snorkelling in crystal clear waters with several turtles and a multitude...

Thank cymro39
Manila, Philippines
Reviewed 2 April 2011

The place is awesome , Yes there is no TV however we stayed there for a Week and both of us were surprised that w did not miss TV .. The view from the Villa is breathtaking. The people are very NIce and helpful. Value for money YES it is.... We did our scuba diving and very pleased with the...

1Thank arjunraisingh
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 March 2011

We went at the end of the rainy season, and got lucky with the weather, so that meant that I, and my three friends, almost had the whole island to ourselves which was heavenly! Like being shipwrecked... with the benefits of a stunning resort, friendly and happy staff and really yummy food. We had an amazing time snorkelling - we...

2Thank schnufflepig
Reviewed 8 March 2011

This is an amazing place. I can't really understand any reviews that are less than 5 star. The transfers from Tawau airport went like clockwork. Brand new minibus, great boat (twin 250hp) and staff to greet us every step of the way. We stayed in a beach villa and it was huge, spotlessly clean, with an amazing view toward the...

2Thank RTWTripping
Paris, France
Reviewed 7 March 2011

The positive side is definitly the beach, evendough the sand in front of the island and arround the island was not clean (garbage). Snorkeling was nice, and we had the chance to see many turtles. The negatives, and there are many : - Awfull food, I mean really awfull !!! We love all kind of food (sian, european, american ...)...

10Thank The_Attorney
SipadanPomPom, Manager at Pom Pom Island Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear guest First of all, thank you so much for giving your comments, positive or negative they are always welcome. I am a little surprised that you are now putting your comments up, since you visited us in September, and it is now March 2011. Its now been over 6 months, and there have been many changes at our resort....

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 February 2011

We chose to visit this resort quite simply because my wife's brother's step-daughter is a diving instructor there but we absolutely loved it and would recommend it to anyone in search of away from it all relaxation. The resort occupies about a third of a tiny coral island which you can walk round in about 40 minutes (unless the tide...

Thank LepSnapper
Leuven, Belgium
Reviewed 25 January 2011

The water and the island itself are beautiful, as are the villas. Some of the international (definitely not the Malay staff) staff however do not know how to treat guests. We had never dived before. Upon arrival we were offered a free introductory dive to see whether we liked it. We thought this was an opportunity we could not refuse...

9Thank Kristof_h
Pulau Ubin, Singapore
Reviewed 22 January 2011

I think that Pom Pom island resort is a nice place to be if you want a relaxing get-away or just to spend time with family and friends. Snorkeling in the early morning or late evening as the sun is not so hot, is just the experience of a life time, maybe swim with a few turtles along the way....

1Thank Ng_Family898
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 15 January 2011

Pom Pom island is a wonderful place, and I would recommend it without question to any of my friends. And strangers for that matter. As keen divers, we have spent time at a number of different islands and resorts. This holiday was a return to the Celebes Sea, and we selected Pom Pom based partly on its good reviews and...

3Thank arobinsonuk

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  • Breakfast included
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Concierge
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A beautiful peaceful, paradise island resort with PADI Dive Centre, dive packages available with luxury accommodation. Enjoy diving the 6 nearby islands surrounding Pom Pom Island, amazing macro plus beautiful coral fish and turtles. Resort has range of luxury detached beach and water villas constructed for every comfort. Packages include 3 meals per day plus snacks, juices, coffee and tea, etc in our famous traditional Malaysian restaurant. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pom Pom Island Resort & Spa

Address: A-2-1 Jalan Karamunsing | Lorong Kapital, Block A, 2nd Floor, Pulau Sipadan 88000, Malaysia
Region: Malaysia > Sabah > Semporna District > Pulau Sipadan
Price Range: $476 - $1,174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Pom Pom Island Resort & Spa 3.5*
Number of rooms: 49
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Sipadan Pom Pom Hotel Pulau Sipadan
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