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Mamutik Island

Tunku Abdul Rahman National Park, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
+60 16-611 0816
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Sad coral reefs and limited food options

We only visited to have lunch from a day tour of diving. Unfortunately, everyone was smoking and it... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
hannajomeans
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Malaysia
Relaxing status 100%

Nice islands. We settle over from Sapi Island. The water is crystal blue and it’s a great place for... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Markus P
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Berlin, Germany
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good40%
  • Average21%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“fish” (121 reviews)
“borneo divers” (8 reviews)
“nice beach” (17 reviews)
LOCATION
Tunku Abdul Rahman National Park, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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+60 16-611 0816
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"nice beach"
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"jesselton point"
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"quiet spot"
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"snorkeling gear"
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"clear water"
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"buffet lunch"
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We only visited to have lunch from a day tour of diving. Unfortunately, everyone was smoking and it ruined my meal. The scenery is nice and you can swim there. It was crowded with several boats full of tourists though - more than one would...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice islands. We settle over from Sapi Island. The water is crystal blue and it’s a great place for relaxing.

Thank Markus P
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here because I read it was less crowed. Big mistake 2/3 of beach covered with a dive resort and tents for Korean tourists. Only beach left full with trash and garbage dumped in jungle by Park officers. It’s a shame! Some nice coral survived...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have chosed 2 spot for snorkelling activity with familly ie Mantanani Island and Mamutik Island( Tunku Abd Rahman Marine Park. As I have young kids with me, therefore I will recommend TAR park for family with children. The snorkelling area at Mamutik Island is...More

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Reviewed March 8, 2018

Went snorkeling today. Considerable amount of trash in the sea bed, including a diaper and plastic bags.

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Reviewed March 5, 2018

The place is crowded by the Korean Visitors, Smelly toilet, a bit expensive for local to have a lunch here.

1  Thank nurhanimqasih
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Reviewed March 2, 2018

We didn’t have time to hop all the other islands but pick mamutik island which I told is good for snorkeling. We got in the Jesselton Point at 11 am for 1115 ferry. I went to counter 10 “ hop island express” for RM 23...More

1  Thank Bravo313
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Reviewed February 16, 2018 via mobile

The sea is very clam and relatively clear making it easy for children to snorkel here. I expected more marine life. I would recommend visiting more of the islands as only going to one would get boring quickly. Be warned that Jesselton point can be...More

Thank Monique D
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Reviewed February 7, 2018

The first obstacle is at Jetterson Point where you see a number of counters to choose your trip. We choose just one island and was told that our boat would leave at 12.00 midday and return at 4.00pm. We were still standing there at 12.45pm...More

3  Thank lightyear40
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Reviewed January 30, 2018 via mobile

awesome island !! over crowded ..best deal is as you get on the jetty facing the island go to the left side snorkelling area but venture to the fringes on the snorkelling area near the rocks to see any live corals at all and beautiful...More

1  Thank Kutz73
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Shubro B
April 8, 2018|
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Response from DominicSew | Reviewed this property |
Hi, If you are in family group of 10 or more. You may seek the local tour operator to arrange one boat for your group. Alternatively, you may bought the land tour at hotel booth and there will arrange the pickup for you. We... More
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Greta M
March 16, 2018|
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Response from troyfooty | Reviewed this property |
hi Greta, I'm not sure of the campsite name but when my wife and I were on mamutik island recently we did look into staying on island and you can rent tents and other items at a small fee with toilet and shower block... More
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Tamzida_Karim
June 17, 2017|
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Response from YNChan1024 | Reviewed this property |
There isn't much for a 4 yr old and a 2 yr old except playing in the water (sea and/or pool) and on the sand. It can get very hot by the beach so take the necessary precautions. Also, be sure to stay in the areas designated... More
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