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    The Reef Dive Resort

    Mataking 91000, Malaysia
    011 60 89-770 022
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    1 - 5 of 242 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This review is only for the experience on the island. When we first arrived to the island after a long transit, we were amazed by the white sands and the clear clean seas. The resort has many different activities, and to us, snorkeling is enough...More

    Thank Jenn C
    Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

    We stayed at the Reef Dive Resort for four night. Two in a garden view room and two in a beach villa. The island is beautiful and serene, and dive centre staff are friendly and helpful. Food is average but for the price we paid...More

    2  Thank Jenny Z
    Reviewed 3 September 2017

    We stayed here for 4 nights accompanying a friend of ours from Malaysia. This was a wonderful island paradise. From all of our research the best resort for a Sipidan diving experience. As a diver it has everything you could want. The diving and snorkelling...More

    1  Thank ChrisKurtGabel
    Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

    The resort is so far the only one on Mataking Island (but there is currently another one in construction). Most of staff is very friendly and polite. We stayed one night in the more expensive Villa and then moved to the King Chalets. And the...More

    Thank Maik F
    Reviewed 22 August 2017

    Our family just returned from an epic Malaysian holiday, complete with 4 days on this little slice of paradise. Upon arrival at the dock, we were greeted with smiles, refreshing welcome drinks and the fantastic news that we were just in time to witness the...More

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    Tricia F
    8 August 2017|
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    Response from UndiscoveredWorld | Reviewed this property |
    I only used the Wi-Fi that was provided at the resort. Be warned though, it's slow.
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    19 January 2017|
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    Response from Berry_Ranger | Reviewed this property |
    if you have any food restriction, you may inform this upon reservation then make clear with the restaurant staff again on arrival. the chef can prepare one special dish for you then have a look what you could have from the... More
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    Response from Francesco P | Reviewed this property |
    You need to take a boat from Semporna for about 45 minutes. From Sepilok is quite far. Please be aware that most of the guests are Chinese and therefore food is mainly chinese.
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    "Ask for renovated rooms. Garden View Nos 1 - 8 are closest to the dive center."
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    "Villas are facing west and is near to reception, restaurant, jetty and dive centre"
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