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Pulau Sibu, Mersing 86800, Malaysia
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Sea Gypsy Village Resort & Dive Base
Ranked #1 of 12 Hotels in Mersing
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We took 4 kids to the Sea Gypsy in July, aged 1,4,11 and 13. I am quite savvy at planning trips so I was doing a lot of research about buses out of Singapore etc but the owner offered to arrange all our transport to and from Singapore airport and back again including a trip to LEGOLAND on the way... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We've been going to Sea Gypsy for years as a place to completely escape. As everyone notes, it's not fancy, but that's part of what makes it great. You don't have to think about anything, except possibly which books you're going to read and whether or not to have a beer at lunch. The lack of internet and mobile access... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Agree with all the good things written on this site however the kid's menu could be improved. The adults food was great, lovely curries cooked from scratch etc. The kids food had a little too much emphasis on deep frying. In my experience, kids will happily eat rice and plain fish or chicken. Surely this would be a parent-preferred choice... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What an amazing holiday. We arrived to be greeted by the friendly staff and manager, Sam, with big smiles and a welcome cocktail. The accommodation was completely in keeping with the environment, but with lovely comfortable beds and bathrooms ensuite. The menus are well thought out and healthy with a good variety and beautifully cooked & presented. Afternoon tea with... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First of all, one needs to know there's no A/C, no TV or wifi. It is planned that way to have folk focus on the paradise it self, each other, etc. Once you know the above, the place is amazing. Beautiful beach with clear water. You can even snorkel right at the side of the resort, but of course the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed at Sea Gypsy for 3 nights in October. We took the 6 pm mini van, which due to the long weekend was packed and hence wasn't the most comfortable, but was ok. We reached the ferry point around 9:30 and the ferry ride was spooky and fun in the night. The next morning, which was... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

I could not imagine a better place for a long weekend getaway for a family with children looking for a beautiful beach and a bit of adventure. It is basic, but clean accommodations that put you right on a beach with beautiful water and plenty activities to do. You need to know what is to be expected. There is no... More

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Shanghai, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

When bf and I were looking for a quick getaway from Singapore, I occasionally found Sea Gypsy on tripadvisor and decided to give it a try since it’s rated no. 1 among Mersing hotels. It turned out to be a right decision, which made our first trip to Pulau Sibu a very pleasant and memorable one. Our trip was a... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

We went for a romantic getaway, leaving the children with the grandparents, and it was fantastic. The resort is simple, wooden beach huts along the sea shore, but with an eye for quality. The huts are clean, well proportioned, with thick mosquito nets and a fan. No A/C, no hot water, but in the evening the air cools down, and... More

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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

We stayed earlier this month and had the most amazing time ! The food was great... our favourite was the Saturday night BBQ. The rooms are not air-conditioned which was not great but this is an eco resort so to be expected. The staff were super friendly and helpful. The snorkelling was great and for only 15 ringitt extra the... More

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Address: Pulau Sibu, Mersing 86800, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Johor > Mersing District > Mersing
Number of rooms: 28
Also Known As:
Sea Gypsy Village Resort And Dive Base
Sea Gypsy Village Resort & Dive Base Hotel Mersing
Sea Gypsy Village Mersing
Sea Gypsy Village Resort & Dive Base Mersing, Malaysia - Johor

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