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Scuba Jeff Guest House

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Mabul Island, Pulau Mabul 91308, Malaysia
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Scuba Jeff Guest House
Ranked #1 of 2 Pulau Mabul B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We have got a room with extended balcony& my favorite part is waking up to our balcony with the starfish & turtle.The food/cook is good, friendly & welcoming staffs that feels like in our home.Sunset on the deck & hey where else can you find hammock to rest! You can get fresh seafood from local/Bajau Laut (MUST TRY!!) and requested... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I am sceptical if I will enjoy staying at Scuba Jeff due to the backpack condition but it turns out to be memorable. The amenities may have been basic but the service, the people was intimate. They are attentive to our needs, understand our limitation particularly during diving. If you can go basic, I guess this is the place for... More

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Bloomfield, New Jersey
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My 5N/6D stay at Scuba Jeffs was really wonderful. The island is a diver’s paradise and the staff is warm, fun and friendly and accomodating. Stay in paradise without breaking the bank? I"m in. A great backpackers-style GEM! Diving: I took advantage of the open water certification package. My instructor Des was very skilled, experienced and patient while still making... More

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Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

its a budget holiday. so what to expect? room accommodation of course not excellent as 5 star room. they just have bed, pillow, blanket, n a small fan. but its a clean room. have to shared toilet. if not so many guest, its okay. but if there's many guest then u have to queue to use toilet. the food pretty... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So if you're looking for amazing accomadation you are looking in the wrong place. But if you're looking for an incredible fun life loving experience you have hit a gold mine. The people who run scuba jeff are amazing and so accomadating. The diving is gold standard. Amazing fun during the night drinking rum and playing guitar. Really a family... More

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Milan, Italy
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

4 days and three nights, meals included, private room (toilet outside), free snorkling and boat trip. Bad idea! Dirty and bare room, beds are broken, dirty thiny sheets, no mosquito net, cats and rats seen and heard inside and on the roof, dirty toilets (very dirty); rude, unpolite and noisy staff. The place is a continuation of the village: dirty... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was not our choice at first but we got attracted to the package offered. Our package was 4 night room/Meals at Mabul island Boat Transfer Return Diving Equipment 7x Dive Mabul 2x Dive Kapalai Free Rental Gopro Camera in Mabul free unlimited shore dive at sesudu garden mabul when enough time . free unlimited Night shore dive at Mabul... More

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London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Unfortunately we did as the last two reviews had done and thought that we'd give scuba jeff's a second chance and ignore the bad review (although this was mainly based on the fact they had Sipidan dive passes available for the days we needed), it was however a big mistake. It was as bad as all the reviews below as... More

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Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

This was literally the worst place we stayed on our travels (and I ever have on other backpacking holidays) The staff (with exception of Alec, who was great) were lazy. We turned up and they were drunk so instead of taking us out on the snorkelling trip, they slept. They played their music ridiculously loudly (I'm 25 - so we... More

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London
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

To anyone thinking of staying or diving at Scuba Jeff's on Mabul Island we would strongly advise you not to bother. The staff take laziness and incompetence to a new level, Tahir the so called on-site manager was totally useless and the supervisor Patricia was the same. The only person who did any work was the boat captain Dasir. He... More

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Address: Mabul Island, Pulau Mabul 91308, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Sabah > Semporna District > Pulau Mabul
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 11
Also Known As:
Scuba Jeff Guest House Hotel Pulau Mabul

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