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    Lankayan Island Dive Resort

    Lankayan Island, Sandakan, Malaysia
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    • Excellent71%
    • Very good23%
    • Average4%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “turtle nesting” (24 reviews)
    “marine life” (15 reviews)
    “boat ride” (27 reviews)
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
    Multilingual Staff
    Private Balcony
    Paid Wifi
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed September 12, 2011

    A very long but speedy boat trip to get there and you literally see nothing and then this tiny speck of an island turns up out of nowhere - Phillipines next! The Island is beautiful and so well kept - but don't expect long walks......More

    1  Thank FamilyofsixSweden
    Reviewed September 5, 2011

    The island is very beautiful. The chalets are large and comfortable with lovely large balconies to sit and relax on. All the chalets are the same but they have different outlooks. We were at the far end of the island and our chalet was high...More

    Thank Diana014
    Reviewed September 4, 2011

    White beaches, blue seas, reef sharks paying you visits, tutles nesting and amazing dives. This island is a true paradise that we would go back to any time. The people are wonderful and the food is good. Prices for drinks are very reasonable. This island...More

    Thank Danya E
    Reviewed September 1, 2011

    We were 4 adult and 3children , we spent 5 fantastic days in Lankayan. The atoll is great , the food is very good , the service is what you could have in a place like this . Is not a Four Season and is...More

    Thank Trillyuk
    Reviewed August 31, 2011

    Lankayan's location is world class and anyone wanting the desert island experience should go there but please take note that this resort relies on this location and the very personable dive school rather than five star levels of service you might expect. Sandwiched in between...More

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    • Lankayan Island Dive Resort Sandakan, Sabah, Malaysia
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    September 4, 2017|
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    Response from Igor N | Reviewed this property |
    After form filling you will contact to their agent (Feltricia) from e-mail: island.adh@gmail So, just try to contact directly through this e-mail.
    July 10, 2017|
    Response from Azzman67 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, you have large beach usable towels in your room.
    June 27, 2017|
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    Response from Tinki Kutti H | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, You can exchange money some before you travel. Then the rest you can exchange at the money changer. Best is to bring cash with you incase you need to grab a cab to your hotel or buy some food while on the way travelling.
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