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Mari Mari Backpacker Lodge, Mantanani Island

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Kampong Mantanani, Pulau Mantanani Besar, Malaysia
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    Reviewed March 10, 2014

    By all means, this Mantanani Island is an untouched island where you can enjoy the sun, watersports (snorkling, diving), and sunset. The waters are crystal clear with a hue of aqua. I stayed at the dorm where we shared with a few girls. The downside...More

    3  Thank Turtle_Flo
    Reviewed February 24, 2014 via mobile

    I felt very at home here as I'm comfortable with the 'roughing it' type of holiday. It was much like my childhood holidays back home in New Zealand. Things were clean and tidy and the locals are very welcoming and friendly, even to guests who...More

    4  Thank RobinEsme
    Reviewed February 6, 2014

    You can't miss Pulau Mantanani. It is completely spectacular, but this hostel/hotel is not. There was one other accommodation that I saw on the island called Holiday dream or Dream Holiday, but it is apparent that this business runs a sort of monopoly. My biggest...More

    2  Thank vertrude
    Reviewed January 24, 2014

    We thought Mantanani Island would be a fishing and diving paradise as it was far enough away from the mainland of Borneo to have escaped the worst effects of man. However we dived twice, saw some nice corals but not many fish and whilst diving...More

    5  Thank Stealth_Merchant
    Reviewed December 10, 2013

    The Mantanani is a good place for vacation. The sea water is crystal clear. At the long and white beach, you can see several people or nobody. There are a lot of crabs at the beach. The sunset is beautiful. We stayed there for three...More

    7  Thank anna l
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    Room Tips
    "Get the front-hutts."
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    "Chalet 11 has the best view on the beach"
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    "The chalets are the best with view to the sea, and bathroom inside."
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    "Two front cabins (10 & 11) have a bigger deck and better views."
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