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Perfect for short getaway

I love everything about this island. It's quite under develop but that's the nice things about... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Nice but prefer tioman

Maybe because have a bad experience of listening to loud music and services are too slow at... read more

Reviewed September 11, 2018
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5_12_56_N 103_16_17_E, Pulau Kapas, Malaysia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love everything about this island. It's quite under develop but that's the nice things about Kapas Island.no big resort. Such calm and feels living on slower pace. Nice coral snorkeling at the rock btw qimi's and camp site. and a lot of nemo at...More

Thank Sarah_Ayu
Reviewed September 11, 2018 via mobile

Maybe because have a bad experience of listening to loud music and services are too slow at restaurant in kapas island. Stayed at rooms beside KBC restaurant is a no no. Unless you are a party animals and not sleeping until 12am ish. Other than...More

Thank Calynwlc
Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

First off,  I normally do not write long reviews like that but I guess I'll do this time as it is good for other travelers to know what they are in for. So,  in terms of natural beauty, quality of water and underwater life as...More

2  Thank Sonia R
Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

It is my favourite island in Malaysia so far. I have been to Kapas 3 times and each time was unforgettable. So here is my summary opinion on that island. Pros: •clean and turquoise water •lots of fish and sea creatures to be seen, even...More

1  Thank Adelya K
Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

White sand, turquoise water and cool people very close to mainland Malaysia. Lot of beaches to explore, especially underwater. Professional dive shop with very friendly, professional staff and new equipment

1  Thank Andreasbcn
Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

Kapas is one of my top five islands in Malaysia. My snorkling experience was beyond what I imagine. Clear and calm water. Nice sand beach and not so touristic. Corals are very nice and fishes are so near Downside of this island is that they...More

Thank Leizzl G
Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

A great island with sandy beaches and a pebble beach in a secluded area. A good place to snorkel up close with the fishes is in the jetty area and still a good selection of corals living in nearby coast area. The only con is...More

1  Thank Vacation761380
Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

I've been looking for an island like this one for a long time. The second I arrived I knew I was going to get stuck here. There's a very relaxed vibe. All the resorts and restaurants are on the beach. There is nothing to do...More

7  Thank Layla J
Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

Our stay was decent and we really enjoyed the Saturday seafood buffet which was reasonably priced. It wasn't too crowded nor was there nightlife. There's a hiking trial which oversees the surrounding although it's pretty steep. One could rent a kayak for the whole day...More

6  Thank Sabrina L
Reviewed December 12, 2017 via mobile

It was my first time and I fell in love right away. Didn’t think we’d have such a beautiful island so close to the city. It was a short drive from KL to the Marang boat place and a short 15-20mins ride by boat to...More

1  Thank Mempelam
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Abigail J
September 11, 2018|
Response from Vacation761380 | Reviewed this property |
Will be closed in October.
Rain L
July 18, 2017|
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Response from meacrea | Reviewed this property |
I found the snorkeling pretty good there are several campsite's, all on the beach
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