Mabul Water Bungalow is a new floating dive-resort wholly owned by Sipadan-Mabul Resort (SMART), is situated at Mabul Island overlooking the world-known Sipadan Island which is 15-minutes away by speedboat.
These wooden-type bungalows have fifteen (15) units (10XDouble Bed & 5XTwin Bedded) entirely built over water with stilts offer sheer comfort. Each bungalow exquisitely furnished with contemporary décor, equipped with remote control air-conditioner, ceiling fan, private bathroom-hot/cold shower and toilet, spacious private balcony offer panoramic vistas of blue sea, colour TV with satellite channels, mini bar and in-room safety box.
Facilities includes a large and airy restaurant for dining, a souvenirs shop selling variety of t-shirts, accessories and gifts, a lounge for guests to relax, a business center with internet service, a dive center, an office taking care all the guests registration, billings and an underwater video and health spa outlets. Internet Access (WI-FI) is available.
Diving Infos :
There are 13 custom-built fiberglass dive boats and two (2) half-cabin passenger/transport boats. These dive boats can carry 10 divers each and get to any of the island dive sites in 15 minutes or more. Each boat goes out three times a day with a boatman and divemaster.
There are daily boat going to Sipadan Island for those who would like to dive there, which is about 15 minutes away. All the diving at Sipadan Island is subject to entry permit approval. Dive sites and diving schedule will be arranged at the discretion of the resort management.
The Unlimited Jetty Diving mentioned above are dives from Mabul’s House Reef and includes night diving (without divemaster and boat). Tanks, weights and weight belt are provided ; all other equipment must be brought by the diver or rented.
Most diving is a combination of wall and drift diving. There are 8 Bauer Compressors, 450 units Aluminum 3000 psi/80 cubic foot tanks with American style ’K’ valves and 70 units with DIN valve. 30 sets of rental equipment and a 220/110v charging system for strobes and lights.
|Days / Nights||Price per Diver|
(mini 2 / Room)
(mini 2 per Room)
|2 Days / 1 Nights||935 US$||558 US$|
|3 Days / 2 Nights||1,150 US$||701 US$|
|4 Days / 3 Nights||1,368 US$||851 US$|
|5 Days / 4 Nights||1,581 US$||998 US$|
|Extra Days/Night||278 US$||222 US$|
To add 50% on top of the above prices for single occupancy of a 2-bed chalet. This must be booked well in advance.
Dive Package :
Transfer between : Tawau - Semporna Jetty – Mabul Water Bungalows - Tawau by van and speedboat
Bungalow type accommodation on standard twin-sharing basis with attached bathroom and the facilities of hot shower and the comfort of air-conditioning
All food and hot beverage while at the resort (excluding alcoholic, fruit juice and carbonated soft drinks)
3 boat combinations dives per day with divemaster either on Sipadan, Mabul or Kapalai Island (except on arrival and departure day)
Unlimited jetty diving from Mabul’s House Reef
Use of tanks with air, weights and weight belt