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Sipadan-Mabul Resort (SMART)

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Mabul Island, Sabah, Malaysia.
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Sipadan-Mabul Resort (SMART)

Sipadan-Mabul Resort (SMART) Overview

Sipadan Mabul Resort is located at the southern tip of Mabul Island overlooking Sipadan. Accommodation is made from native materials of Borneo and is on a twin share basis.

There are 45 chalets, of which 22 are new stand alone one room chalets and 23 semi-detached two room chalets. Altogether, these chalets can accommodate up to 90 guests at any one time. All the chalets are built with mosquito screens and have attached bathroom with hot shower facilities and the comfort of air-conditioning.

The 90 member staff of the resort awaits you and will strive to make your dive holiday safe, easy and fun!

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Sipadan-Mabul Resort (SMART) Location & Nearby Attraction

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How to Get There
Malaysia Airlines and Air Asia provide flights departing from Kuala Lumpur and Johor Bahru to Kota Kinabalu. Check the flight schedules at and From Kota Kinabalu you fly with Malaysia Airlines in 50 minutes to Tawau. At the new Tawau airport you are picked up by an aircondition minivan and transferred in 1,5 hours to the fishing village Semporna. If you arrive there in the afternoon it is better to stay there one night and sally to the islands on the next day.

From Semporna all operators bring their guests by speedboat to the islands. Following travelling times occurs:

  • Semporna - Mabul : 30 Min
  • Semporna - Kapalai : 45 Min
  • Semporna - Sipadan : 60 Min
  • Mabul - Sipadan : 20 Min
  • Kapalai- Sipadan :15 Min
  • Mabul - Kapalai : 5 Min

Near by Attraction

  • Mount Kinabalu
  • Danum Valley
  • Sepilok Orang Utan Sanctuary

Sipadan-Mabul Resort (SMART) Room & Accommodations

Standard Chalet Room - Sipadan-Mabul Resort (SMART)
Standard Chalet Room
Stand-alone Room - Sipadan-Mabul Resort (SMART)
Stand-alone Room
Stand-alone Chalet - Sipadan-Mabul Resort (SMART)
Stand-alone Chalet
Water Bungalow - Sipadan-Mabul Resort (SMART)
Water Bungalow

Smart Divers Resort
The Smart Divers resort is nestled in a coconut grove on the south-east side of the island overlooking the water and near-by Sipadan Island. It consists of 45 wooden duplex chalets with each room featuring two oversized single beds, a couch, shelves, ceiling fan, flyscreened windows, air-conditioning, a private en-suite bathroom offering free-flowing hot and cold fresh water and a front verandah.

Room Amenities

  • Couch
  • Shelves
  • Front Verandah
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Flyscreened Windows
  • Air-Conditioning
  • En-Suite Bathroom
  • Hot and Cold Water

Mabul Water Bungalow
Mabul Water Bungalow is a new floating dive-resor. These wooden-type bungalows has fourteen (14) unit entirely built over water with stilts offer sheer comfort. Each bungalow exquisitely furnished with contemporary decor.

Bungalow Features

  • Remote Control Air-Conditioner
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Private Bathroom
  • Hot/Cold Shower
  • Private Balcony
  • Colour TV
  • Satellite Channels
  • Mini Bar
  • In-Room Safety Box

Sipadan-Mabul Resort (SMART) Facilities & Services

Swimming Pool - Sipadan-Mabul Resort (SMART)
Swimming Pool
Beach - Sipadan-Mabul Resort (SMART)
Pier - Sipadan-Mabul Resort (SMART)
Speed Boat - Sipadan-Mabul Resort (SMART)
Speed Boat

Diving Center
A technical diving center offers various services such as Nitrox Air and Technical International (TDI) Certification Courses. An underwater video center provides underwater videography courses and services as well as rental of digital cameras.

For the diving facilities, the resort has 6 custom built fiberglass dive boats; 1 custom built wooden dive boat; and 4 half cabin passenger/transport/dive boats. These dive boats can carry 10 divers each and get to any of the island dive sites in about 15 minutes. Each boat goes out 3 times a day with a boatman and divemaster. The facility boasts 4 Bauer Compressors, 180 Aluminium 3000 psi / 80 cu. ft. tanks with American style ‘K’ valves. Also included, a 220 / 110V charging system for strobes and lights.

Resort Facilities

  • Main House
  • Sundry Shop
  • TV Room
  • Swimming Pool
  • Jacuzzi
  • Beachfront Lawn Chairs
  • Leaf Umbrella
  • Diving Equipment

Sipadan-Mabul Resort (SMART) Dining & Entertaintments

Dining Hall - Sipadan-Mabul Resort (SMART)
Dining Hall
Lounge - Sipadan-Mabul Resort (SMART)
The public buildings include a main house which is an open air pavilion where meals are taken. Buffet meal which usually features a mixture of Asian and western dishes are served here.
Important Notes of Sipadan-Mabul Resort (SMART):
  • Check - In Time : 14.00 p.m
  • Check - Out Time : 12.00 p.m
  • The images shown are for guidance purposes only. You may stay in a room which is different from the examples shown.
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