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The Reef Dive Resort

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Mataking 91000, Malaysia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

mataking reef dive resort is so beautiful.room is clean and tidy.people here are very kind.we are in honeymoon,they set our room so sweet.and give us a speacial dinner.the sea here is very clear.you can sea the fish with your eyes!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sipadan had been on my “must dive” list for 20+ years so when the opportunity arose to get there, I dived at it. The Mataking resort looked like one of the few suitable quality options in the area. Booking by email was easy enough, but...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pros: Room are clean, wide and well organized The staff are friendly and always trying to help the view is awesome everywhere and at anytime the dive sites there are good and you can go to "Sipadan" from there by speed boat the dive center...More

Thank Ahmed E
Reviewed 1 May 2018

very nice staff and very good facilities, great place for escape and relief, very good option for honeymoon and new couples. not too much activities for kids, easy dive site for underwater lovers. I LOVE IT.

Thank Red Sea Secrets D
Reviewed 18 April 2018

When you pay the kind of prices this resort charges (£500+/night) you expect a certain level of service and standards. Unfortunately we encountered a number of things during our 3 days stay on the island that fell far short of the service i had anticipated...More

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Restaurant
Beachfront
Free Internet
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Breakfast included
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Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
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Sonya E
4 November 2017|
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Response from ChrisKurtGabel | Reviewed this property |
The trip was bumpy on the way there and you will be accompanied by soldiers for protection as they had some issues a couple of years ago. We got three dives in easily and it was well worth it. Sipidan has a beach and you... More
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Tricia F
8 August 2017|
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I only used the Wi-Fi that was provided at the resort. Be warned though, it's slow.
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DulcieMillward
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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