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Billabong Scuba Homestay

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Tawau Airport83 km
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All reviews mabul island air con hot water charging points relaxing stay sea view chalet buy some snacks diving equipment rooms are basic sipadan permits toilet facilities brush your teeth great diving friend of mine on stilts included meals grey reef
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Paid RM1250 inclusive of 2 nights fullboard accomodation, one day Sipadan 3 dives and 3 dives at Mabul, Kapalai and boat transfer fro/to Semporna. Accommodation and food were superb basic. Room and attached bath room conditions at 2 stars (just be prepared it doesn't match...More

Date of stay: October 2018
1  Thank shamainehappybee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The room is very basic, power doesn't run all day long and food choice is not great; also need to be on time at the restaurant or you risk to get almost nothing; on the diving side, one of the boat could use some maintenance,...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank crabaste
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

A friend of mine recommended Billabong as a cheap option to dive Sipadan. As a backpacker I did not hesitate it and sent an email to ask for a quote. Everything ran smoothly and I booked my stay with them for 3d2n.  While travelling I...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Sylvie T
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Read some reviews and did not know what to expect but very pleased to say it was great. Billabong Scuba is located in the village on Mabul Island. The rooms are very basic but the staff was welcoming, the food was lovely and the diving...More

Date of stay: June 2018
3  Thank familyxfive
Reviewed 25 June 2018

please dont stay here. their hotel rooms are garbage, and Ive lived in cambodia. im used to low standards. Rats everywhere. The food is atrocious and only available for about 20 minutes from the stated times so you have to get there quick or youll...More

Date of stay: March 2018
1  Thank DonFrio
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crpediem
14 August 2018|
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Response from ljosgood133 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, hope it’s not too late by way of an answer.... yes I think Billabong has Wi-fi but might be worth buying a local sim as a back up. Enjoy!
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"stay somewhere else"
DonFrio
24 Jun 2018
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"Please use new type of chalet with a balcony"
siralabu
1 May 2018
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"Most rooms look out to the seas."
StanleyO130
1 Sep 2017
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"Go to the Island and find a place once there, so you can check directly the conditions of the rooms"
Alice_auy
3 Jun 2017
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billabong scuba hotel pulau mabul
LOCATION
MalaysiaSabahSemporna DistrictPulau Mabul
NUMBER OF ROOMS
20
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