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Sibu Island Resort

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Pulau Sibu Tengah | PO Box 81, Mersing 81900, Malaysia
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Ranked #7 of 11 hotels in Mersing
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Four Malaysian adults on 3D/2N stay in mid April 2014 Pros:- - punctual catamaran ride to and fro island - bags were carried to room - beaches are around the island - clean room - food is alright - deers, peacock, chicken and turkeys roaming freely - close encounter with goats - good varieties of activities - experienced, friendly and... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

Transport from SG-Tg Leman Jetty: Call up the resort and they will provide a mini van for you. It costs about 200RM for 2 persons (return), from Newton Hawker (Outram option no longer in place) and it takes about 2 hours to Tg Leman Jetty. There are breaks in between so don't forget to change your Ringgits. Do remember small... More

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Taiping, Malaysia
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

We got our welcoming drinks upon arrival and the staffs offer to help to transfer our luggage to the jetty upon our departure. The beaches are clean and the water is crystal clear. We went for flying fox, snorkeling and we also watched the sunset and the sunrise. Although it's just a 2 days trip, we did enjoy ourselves very... More

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Bangalore, India
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29 reviews 29 reviews
14 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

We went there from Singapore for a weekend getaway. We went through discovery tours, SG. A mini van dropped us at Tanjong Lemun. We took a ferry from there to this island. From Johor Bahru, the ferry terminal is about 2hrs drive. And from the Ferry terminal the Sibu island resort is about 35 mts. The resort is quite big... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014

We had a 3 day 2 night stay at the resort, with meals. Transfer by ferry was smooth and timely. The return was also punctual. When we arrived, we were greeted with singing and a welcome drink. The check-in was quick and staff were friendly. Our initial room was a superior room which was cosy and nicely sized. However the... More

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Singapore, Singapore
2 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

Spent Chinese New Year here with the family Highly recommended family getaway, really friendly staff and complete relaxation in lovely surroundings Basic rooms but absolutely fine an very comfortable. Buffet food was plentiful and very tasty. All in all very satisfied with our stay, the resort organisation and quality of food and staff very good Will definitely recommend and return....

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Kulai, Malaysia
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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

Visit there during my wife birthday's..A beautiful & full of serenity island..the water is crystal blue & the sand is white clean..They welcome us with a welcome drinks & music..friendly staff..the rooms were clean & tidy..During night, we ate at Lumba-lumba cafe..the buffet were delicious & marvelous..we're also being entertained by their singer..Last but not least..its being a privilege stay... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013

Nice resort, nice room! we totally enjoy the private island environment! the ambiance are beautiful and relaxing with the clear blue sea and the adorable animals! the food was delicious, the staff are friendly.. we will surely come back again! <3

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KL, Malaysia
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8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2013

We went with a mixed feeling esp. after reading some of the reviews written here. However, my sis who went during mid-year assured me that the place is going to be 'fun' especially for my 2 small kids (6yr and 3yr old girls). What we saw upon stepping on the jetty is a big one-operator resort island and were happily... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2013

After confirmation with all full payment done. One of the my friend can not join us. So i have cancel (two week in advance) and wait for the refund. after 7 weeks(mean after we come back from the journey), the refund still in pending.This is 1st issue. When the day arrival the receptionist still ask from me for the payment.... More

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Also Known As:
Sibu Island Hotel Mersing
Sibu Island Hotel
Sibu Island Resort Mersing, Malaysia - Johor
Address: Pulau Sibu Tengah | PO Box 81, Mersing 81900, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Johor > Mersing District > Mersing
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #7 of 11 hotels in Mersing
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Sibu Island Resort 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Sibu Island Resort is Johor’s idyllic island gateway. It is located off the east coast of Mersing, a town in the state of Johor, Malaysia, on the South China Sea. The island presents 3 sandy private beaches and 7 separate small islands.Sibu Island Resort is considerably close to Singapore, since it is only one and a half hours’ drive away from Johor Bahru to reach the Tanjung Leman jetty. From there, the journey to the island is only 30 minutes via a comfortable ferry.Sibu Island Resort is the perfect island resort for relaxing, adventure and corporate teambuilding. It has completed a make-over involving the refurbishment of its 121 deluxe timber chalets surrounded by lush greenery and equipped with well-appointed amenities. Featuring wooden flooring and furnishings, air-conditioned rooms all come with a cable TV and minibar. Some rooms have a balcony. Each bathroom is equipped with shower facilities. Free Wi-Fi, an outdoor pool and a tennis court are available. There is also a spa and water sports activities.There are no lacks of activities at the resort. Guests can take part in an obstacle course, trek across jungles or go fishing along the coast. Snorkeling, scuba diving and kayaking are available at the beach.The open-air Lumba Lumba All Day Dining Restaurant offers international buffet spreads, as well as specially packed picnic baskets. Drinks can be enjoyed at Tenggiri Pool Bar and Suji Lounge.Merak Spa offers all the elements of an out-of-this-world spa experience – calm and relaxing surroundings, serenity of its ambiance, and unparalleled world – class treatments that is set to honor you as our guest. ... more   less 
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