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Borneo Dream Travel & Tours

720 reviews
Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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About Borneo Dream Travel & Tours
Borneo Dream is a licensed Inbound Tour Operator and PADI 5* Dive Dive Centre located in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah. We offer the best quality scuba diving and snorkeling trips & courses from Kota Kinabalu - small group sizes per PADI Instructor, comfortable boats, free use of our well maintained rental gear and friendly service from our experienced Dive Crew. From guided snorkel tours, try dives, learning to dive, fun diving for certified divers and a range of PADI Courses We also arrange the most popular tours and packages helping you experience the best Sabah has to offer from visiting the Kinabatangan River, Turtle Island, Danum Valley, Mount Kinabalu, Sipadan and lots more! Borneo Dream - helping you arrange your dream holiday in Sabah, Borneo!
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Guided Snorkelling Day Trip, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia
You will be collected from Jesselton Point Jetty, Kota Kinabalu and taken into the local marine park - Tunku Abdul Rahman. Where you will be briefed and taken on 3 guided snorkelling tours. Maximum group size is six and your in water guide with be a PADI Professional, fully trained and insured making sure your day goes perfectly. There will be two sessions in the morning with one after lunch. We provide mask, snorkel, fins, wet suit and life jacket if required. There is free flowing drinking water all day with lunch served on an island.
This tour is suitable for all those wishing to explore the underwater world of Sabah. We ask that all persons be fit and healthy and be comfortable in water to deep to stand up in.
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$50.00 per adult
Learn to Dive with a PADI Open Water Diver Course (3 Days) in Kota Kinabalu
As the majority of the planet is covered in water why not explore it. The PADI Open Water Diver Course is open to all those fit, healthy and able to swim (Please contact us for clarification) from age 10 years and upwards. Those less than 18 years of age will need to be accompanied by an adult. The course takes 3 days on our boats to complete. Collecting and returning to Jesselton Point Jetty each day. There is pre-study (4 hours) for this course which can be done at our office the day before your course starts or in your own time. Just let us know :-) Prior to the course we will require you to provide full name, passport number, nationality, date of birth, height, weight and shoe size plus any special dietary requirements.
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$289.00 per adult
Leisure Diving, 3 Dives at Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Park in Kota Kinabalu
Are you a certified scuba diver? Then this is the trip for you. Spend the day with Borneo Dream exploring the underwater world of our local marine park. With over 25 dive sites in the park, we can always find one that is suitable to dive. The dive sites are very simple in terms of difficulty level with generall no currents and depths of 8 to 25m. Our guides are all Insured and in Teaching Status PADI Professionals. During the day you will do two dives before lunch and one after lunch. Lunch is served on a tropical island with a choice from a menu. Vegetarian options are available. At the end of the day, you will be dropped back at Jesselton Point Jetty at around 16:00. What are you waiting for, book today!
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$84.00 per adult
Scuba Try Dive - PADI Discover Scuba Diving DSD in Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
Borneo Dream has been entertaining and educating scuba divers and snorkellers for the excess of 12 years in Kota Kinabalu and have an incident-free record. We are professional, safe and fully insured. Let us make your underwater experience memorable for all the right reasons. Spend a day exploring the amazing underwater life of Borneo in the Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Park here in Kota Kinabalu.
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$80.00 per adult
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had a lovely day of guided Snorkeling. Gus took care off us pointing out sealife at 3 locations. A small shark checking us out at distance. A ray having a snooze under the coral. Lots and lots of colorful fish. And Nemo and his cousins...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I did my Rescue Diver and UW Photographer courses with Mira and Esther respectively. Both of them were extremely relaxed, lovely, and helpful, and I felt very confident and comfortable learning with them! The diving was great and we saw lots of things, but it's...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a fantastic day -discover scuba diving -with a professional and fun team. I had tried diving once before and was unsuccessful at equalising my ears. Esther Koh filled me with confidence from the start and helped me to fulfil my dream. Now planning an...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My partner and I enjoyed a fabulous day out with our PADI instructor Basir, exploring the Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Park. Basir was a fantastic guide, teaching us with humour and patience, and ensuring we got the most out of our experience. Thank you Basir,...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Malcolm J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommend Borneo Dream! We had OW diver course taught by Halid. HUGE thank you to Halid 👏 he is super experienced, patient and we had a lot of fun (uncle carrot 🥕 explains every thing clear and interesting) also the whole crew is awesome...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Halid is a fantastic and personable instructor. 2 easy dives with great vis and lots of fish. Great equipment. Some lovely colours seen in the coral. Lunch at a restaurant and time to sunbathe as the sites are only a short boat trip away- this...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I did my PADI Open Water certificate with Amir as my instructor. The experience was very fruitful and fun. Amir made sure I completed all the required skills and was very patient with me (I am a horrible swimmer but got more comfortable with water...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Janus_my
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This diving outfit is run very in a very safe and efficient manner with great guides and top-quality equipment. The dive sites are good but not stellar with a decent amount of fish, turtles and some intact coral. An extremely nice touch was the fact...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank MoreTravelAdventures
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great company to dive with. Professional approach, good quality equipment, and confidence inspiring staff. Ester was particularly good, taking us to some great dive sites and providing us with some very high quality photos from our dive. I thoroughly recommend this company.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Professional service, excellent local knowledge and a very friendly team to dive with. We have spent seven nights on Gaya Island and intended to do two days diving, after the first day we decided to book for five days! Our dive master Amir was a...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Amy H
February 13, 2019|
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Hi Amy, it would be our pleasure to help you arrange an amazing family holiday to Sabah, Borneo. For joining our Snorkeling trip in Kota Kinabalu it's best you stay in a hotel in central Kota Kinabalu near Jesselton Point... More
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Amy H
February 13, 2019|
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Hi, We booked our trips to Turtle Island & Kinabatangan River Trip and Scuba diving in KK through Borneo Dreams, everything was well organised and the instructor for my husbands first scuba diving experience ever was... More
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wickedgavio
July 6, 2017|
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Response from Borneo-Dream-Team | Property representative |
Hi WickedGav, Thanks for your question. There are many day tours from Kota Kinabalu and the group size for each one will vary. For example for our Guided Snorkeling day trip we have maximum six snorkelers per PADI... More
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