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The Reef Dive Resort

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Penang Island, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed only 2 days and 1 night over a weekend in 2012. Was a sudden weekend getaway which i decided upon on the spur of the moment on a Friday afternoon. Wonderful service at the resort. I stayed at a King Chalet right at the beach fromt very near the lapping waves. Took an optional off-boat dive trip to... More 

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Beijing, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a amazing Place on the Earth. The Crew is so kind that although we never met eachother before but they already know my name. When we were snorking under the sea the fishes were around us. It is excellent to call it "PARADISE"!!So I spent all my honeymoon here.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A perfect gateway for people from all walks of life. We came in a group of 17, most of us are divers. The dives were well planned, our equipments were properly set up and assembled for every dives. Food was excellent and the friendly service was up to my humble expectations.

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Ampang, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed and dived with the reef resort for 3d2n. Felt very safe staying here with 24 hours surveillance by army and police personnel. Very helpful and attentive dive centre staff. Highly recommend this resort!

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Thank Hzrmh
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's my 5th trip to Mataking Resort. 2Room very clean, very spacious and comfortable. Good, plenty and variety of foods served. Besides a very well maintained garden, the beach also very near to room. For those who stay up late, can go to Gekobar for a drink and karaoke singing.

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Thank Darmaliah D
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I would definitely recommend this place The Reed Dive Resort to my diving friends and all my friends in Melaka。I stayed for just two nights and it was the best ever stay and the best memories for my holiday. Perfect sea sun and the best resort. I wish I could stay longer and I will ensure I come back again... More 

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Thank Cynthia K
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome experience when arriving at Jetty...welcome by Mataking Resort staff with a big smile and welcome drinks.When we check in , it was well organised n love the ambiance of the resort.Food at the restaurant was excellent and the drinks and malay desserts was available at the dive centre.Staff was friendly. For sure my husband and I will come back... More 

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Thank Tengku A
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is superb resort, water was crystal clear. Staff excellent. Overall a 5 star exparience. Would be coming back here for anothef trip. One of the island I've visited in Malaysia or even Asia. A must visit paradise.

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Thank Eddie L
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I came without any expectations but now wanting to stay a couple more nights. The dive and hotel staffs were all very friendly and accommodating to us all. We came in a group of 17 for a dive to Sipadan and all the other little Islands. A MUST COME resort for all divers!!

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Thank KamJohan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoy...fun...Superb Dive Centre with Staff,DM,Instructur freindly and helpfull. Luv it and will come again with Family. Staff terbaik...bilik...pantai...logistic...kawasan sekeliling bersih. Kalau bernasib baik bole join lepaskan anak turtle....TERBAIKKKKK

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Reef Dive Resort at Mataking Island is an exclusive romantic & diving destination in the Celebes Sea, located just 40 minutes boat ride from Semporna, East Coast of Sabah in Malaysia. It is a promised island with majestic treasures, natural warmth and friendship for holiday makers, spa lovers, honeymooners and divers alike. Whether it is a retreat for yourself or exciting undersea exploration, you’ll find Mataking the perfect choice.The resort is caressed by the tropical sea breeze. Our executive king chalets, premier deluxe rooms and brand new luxurious beach villas designed in traditional architecture offering simply elegant and exquisite accommodation for up to 100 guests in a serene and cozy environment. Enjoy Malaysian and International cuisine with an enticing spread of fresh local seafood or relish the weekend barbecued favorites at our sea facing restaurant. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Reef Dive Resort

Address: Mataking 91000, Malaysia
Location: Malaysia > Sabah > Mataking
Price Range: $481 - $506 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Reef Dive Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 49
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Also Known As:
Pulau Mataking Reef Dive Hotel Pulau Sipadan
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