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Sipadan Mabul Resort Kapalai

The Sipadan-Mabul Resort, overlooking turquoise blue waters & a pristine white sand beach, is located on south-east side of Mabul Island with a view of nearby Sipadan island.

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Perfect tranquility

This PADI 5-star Gold Palm Dive Resort is the perfect choice for divers, couples and families seeking the tranquility of Mabul island life and beach side facilities while diving Sipadan, Mabul and Kapalai Islands.

Sipadan-Mabul Resort features 45 luxury ensuite chalets and can accommodate a total of 90 guests. This lusurious hotel resort is built in the style of the local Bajau architecture with 22 spacious detached chalets and 23 semi-detached chalets.


The chalets on offer at the Sipadan-Mabul Resort all come equipped with air-conditioning and ceiling fans along with large double beds or single beds, traditional Borneo furnishings and en-suite facilities.

The stand-alone chalets have completely private balconies with ocean views and are similar to a small, stand-alone house ideal for couples or a family getaway.   Amenities include air-conditioning, ceiling fan, mini-bar, safety deposit box and tea & coffee making facilities.

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Traditionally built restaurant & bars

Meals are served in an open air restaurant made of wood and local materials where you will enjoy delicious buffet style meals for breafast, lunch and dinner.

The chef will prepare a delicious variety of Asian and western cuisine using fresh spices, vegetables, fruits and seafood.  Vegetarian meals are also available upon request.  A selection of fresh juices, coconut drink, sodas, beer and wine can be purchased at the resort bar.  Coffee, tea, drinking water and snacks are free of charge.

The jetty bar is a spectacular setting for an evening drink with a background of fabulous tropical sunsets overlooking the tranquil waters of the Celebes Sea.

Scuba Diving Paradise

Sipadan-Mabul Resort combines the magic of diving Sipadan along with the amazing macro-life of Mabul.  Journey time to Sipadan Island from Sipadan Mabul Resort is only 20 minutes.  Other diving trips include the islands of Si Amil, Mataking or Ligitan Island.

There are unlimited unguided shore dives at the House Reef right in front of the resort where you will see many species such as mandarin fish, frogfish, pipefish, gobies, shrimp, crab, and lobster.

The resort dive center is a PADI Gold Palm Resort offering PADI dive courses, nitrox and technical dives, TDI technical diving courses & underwater photography courses.  Introductory dives are also available.

Plenty of Activities & Recreation

If you’re not a diver or if you are looking for some between-dive recreation the Sipadan Mabul Resort will not disappoint. Facilities include a swimming pool, an outdoor jacuzzi whirlpool spa, snorkelling and ocean kayaking equipment for rent, spa and massage services, broadband internet access, a bar, a souvenir shop, video services, 24h staff on call and a tour desk.

Other options include beach volleyball, shows under the open air pavillion, a visit to the local traditional village and its smiling people and sunset walks along the idyllic beaches.

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