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Lankayan Island Dive Resort

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Reviewed 1 July 2012

The island itself is great. We had two great days at Lankayan and I would recommend anyone who visits Sabah to go there. We did some snorkeling where I amongst other had a meeting with a black tip reef shark. The release of baby turtles...More

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Reviewed 24 June 2012

Lovely island, good staff (their English is limited). Great food in the new jetty, squash provided breakfast, lunch and dinner, as well as tea & coffee (cheapest wine £35 per bottle). We released baby turtles on the first night and saw 2 green turtles lay...More

4  Thank JAM_Hols
Reviewed 21 June 2012

This trip begins with emailing the resort's office in Kota Kinabalu for a reservation. A deposit was paid and then 1 month before the stay, full payment was paid to the resort, so in theory you dont have to bring much cash to the island...More

9  Thank 2009A
Reviewed 24 May 2012

First of all - this island is not in Sandakan - brace yourself for a fairly long boat ride especially if you are prone to sea sickness (you might want to bring some strong anti nausea medication ie. Stronger than that ginger stuff). Ours was...More

5  Thank millzorz
Reviewed 21 May 2012

Such a wonderful place to unwind. We had 7 nights and would have been happy to stay longer. It was very hard to lay on the beach reading a book with snorkel gear beside you, only to spot a turtle 10 metres off the shore-...More

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weiwei22
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Response from Sally M | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, We booked via the company Amazing Borneo Tours. They were really helpful and if you have a credit card you can pay directly online in installments, which was helpful! There is also an online profile created... More
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Response from Maeve M | Reviewed this property |
We booked everything from accommodation to transfers through Downbelow Adventures. Execrllent!
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Response from Igor N | Reviewed this property |
After form filling you will contact to their agent (Feltricia) from e-mail: island.adh@gmail So, just try to contact directly through this e-mail.
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