Borneo Divers Mabul Dive Resort - Pulau Mabul


Borneo ~ Sabah ~ Semporna ~ Pulau Mabul

Room Type
30 Chalets available, wooden chalets with either twin or double size beds.

Room Description
all rooms with air conditioning,ceiling fan,private verandah,ensuite bathroom with hot/cold shower,hair dryer,dressing table,writing desk,coffee/tea making facilities

Facilities & Activities
dining hall, resident chefs specialise in Malaysian, Asian, Japanese, Chinese and Western Cuisines. sometimes cooking up a "Steamboat" and even BBQ dinners; FREE broadband wireless access available for all guests. You can use your own laptop or one of the resort's computers at the "Internet Corner";. gift shop with well stoked sundries and some gifts ; conference centre with the capacity to accomodate 80 attendees and have on site an LCD Digital Projector, Slide Projector, Overhead Projector, PA System, Podium and White Board for professional presentation support, the staff organises frequent entertainment including cultural dance presentations Karaoke contests and farewell parties for departing groups,night fishing, night diving, snorkelling boat trip, mask and snorkel, canoe, jungle trekking, Scuba Diving


Valid from 1st April 2016 to 31st March 2017

(Prices are subjected to change without notice)

Diver Package (D) Rate/person
Night Package Rate 6% GST Total
2N RM1,530.00 RM91.80 RM1,621.80
3N RM2,175.00 RM130.50 RM2,305.50
4N RM2,720.00 RM163.20 RM2,883.20
Extension night rate RM 680.00 RM40.80 RM 720.80 / person / night
Non-Diver Package (ND) Rate/person
Night Package Rate 6% GST TOTAL
2N RM1,230.00 RM73.80 RM1,303.80
3N RM1,740.00 RM104.40 RM1,844.40
4N RM2,180.00 RM130.80 RM2,310.80
Extension night rate RM545.00 RM32.70 RM 577.70 / person / night


Valid from 1st April 2016 to 31st March 2017

(Prices are subjected to change without notice)

Diver Package (D) Rate/person
Night Package Rate 6% GST Total
2N RM1,800.00 RM108.00 RM1,908.00
3N RM2,550.00 RM153.00 RM2,703.00
4N RM3,200.00 RM192.00 RM3,392.00
Extension night rate RM800.00 RM48.00 RM 848.00 / person / night
Non-Diver Package (ND) Rate/person
Night Package Rate 6% GST TOTAL
2N RM1,440.00 RM86.50 RM1,526.40
3N RM2,040.00 RM122.40 RM2,162.40
4N RM2,560.00 RM153.60 RM2,713.60
Extension night rate RM640.00 RM38.40 RM 678.40 / person / night


• Returned ground transfer from Tawau airport to Semporna jetty based on scheduled transfers

• Based on twin or triple sharing and room allocation is based on Run of the House (ROH) basis.

• Full board meals (3 meals daily with lights snacks and free flow of coffee/tea and cordial juices except carbonated drinks or alcoholic drinks).

• Twin sharing basis semi-detached chalet room at Borneo Resort with air-conditioning, fresh hot water shower and attached bathroom.

• Diver package is inclusive of 3 boat dives a day (around Mabul, Kapalai, Si Amil or Sipadan) with divemaster and unlimited jetty house reef dives without guide except on arrival and departure days. Tanks, weights and weight belt are provided. Diving is subjected to our dive schedules and regulations from our dive centre.

• Non Diver can do snorkeling at our jetty or is allowed to follow diving boat (subject to space availability) one time only per day for snorkeling without guide.

• Certified divers who is on a Non Diver package that wish to dive with us in the resort are required to pay RM 127.20 per dive regardless of boat (has to follow existing diving boat schedule) or shore dives and is not inclusive of the dive equipment rental.

CHILDREN (Share Room with Parents)

Child aged 3-11 years old 50% of Non-Divers Rates

The above rates EXCLUDE compulsory

Jetty fee of RM 2.12 per person per entrance for Malaysian Identification Card holder

Jetty fee of RM 10.60 per person per entrance for International passport holder

This fee will be collected in advance upon confirmation of booking.

Equipment rental (per day) at the resort

BC Jacket 25 1.5 26.5
Regulator 25 1.5 26.5
Mask 10 0.6 10.6
Wet suit / Shortie 20 1.2 21.2
Dive Computer 30 1.8 31.8
Nitrox Dive 30 1.8 31.8
Fin or Snorkel 5 0.3 5.3
Booties 5 0.3 5.3
Torch with batteries 25 1.5 26.5

** Advance booking for Nitrox Dive.

** Full set dive equipment rental is RM 100.70 per day person.


• Child who is below 3 years old will be free of charge / Child who is 12 yrs old and above is will be charged as adult rate.

• Guest can only take Diver or Non Diver package and no combining package is allowed except for guests taking diving course.

• Single Travelers’ subjected to pay single room supplement of 50% surcharge from the whole package and has to follow our scheduled boat transfer with other guests. If not, there will be an additional charge of ranging between RM159 for land transfer per way (Tawau Aiport- Semporna jetty or Semporna jetty-Tawau Airport) and RM636 per way (Semporna-Mabul or Mabul-Semporna) for boat transfer.

• 1 Person is FREE for every 10 paying persons (subjected to the same arrival and departure time and NOT granted for single occupancy requirement).

• Diver package will only be extended free if group consists of mostly divers.

• Standard ROOM CHECK OUT time of the resort is 0930am and ROOM CHECK IN time is 1400pm.

• If guests wish to extend their stay after they checked in, they are required to settle the full payment directly with the resort for the extension stay charges

• Parents are to be held responsible for their children at all times during their stay of duration. Any children who are certified diver will have to pay FULL diver rates regardless of their age.

• Pregnant women are also not advisable by boat to the Mabul Resort.

Sipadan Government Levy / Entry Permit: -

• Diver who wishes to dive at Sipadan will need to apply and pay for a permit which the allocation and approval is under the management of Sabah Parks.

• Due to the permit restrictions, where the resort only has an allocation of 14 permits out of the 120 persons, only guaranteed one day diving to Sipadan Island if you stay a minimum of a 5 Days and 4 Nights Package. This guaranteed Sipadan permit of RM 40 per person has to be paid in advance to Sales office and priority goes to guests who are taking Diver package. The highlight of the Sipadan trip is that a special of 4 boat dives instead of 3 are arranged.

• Any extra entry to Sipadan will be subjected to availability at a first come first serves basis at an additional cost of RM146 per person per trip (inclusive of one day Sipadan permit) at the resort.

• We reserve the rights and final decision to proceed or abort any dives or activities for safety reasons or subjected to bad weather or sea conditions, poor visibility and divers’ own physical abilities is compromise, example injuries, intoxication, hangovers and others.

• We practice a NO flying within 24 hours after diving with us.

• The following personal details are required in order to apply for the permit:-

1) Name on passport

2) Passport no.

3) Nationality

4) Date of birth

5) Contact Address

6) Gender

Please see recommended flights to take to connect with our standard ESTIMATED boat or land transfer time.

1) Transfer from Tawau Airport into BD Mabul Resort
1 BKI – TWU 725 815 MH 2121 830 1000 1000 1100
2 Pick up from Tawau Hotel 0700am / Semporna Hotel 0930am
3 BKI – TWU 900 950 AK 6260 1045 1215 1230 1330
4 KUL – TWU 700 950 AK 5744
5 KUL – TWU 725 1015 MH 2660
6 SDK – TWU 0855 935 MH 3093
2) Transfer out from BD Mabul Resort to Tawau Airport
1 TWU – BKI 1540 1630 MH 2134 1100 1200 1215 1345
2 TWU – KUL 1540 1830 AK 5749
3 TWU – BKI 1725 1815 AK 6267
4 TWU – BKI 1725 1815 AK 6267 1330 1430 1445 1615
5 TWU – SDK 1800 1840 MH 3094
6 TWU – KUL 1855 2140 AK 5741

Remarks: BKI (Kota Kinabalu), TWU (Tawau), KUL (Kuala Lumpur), SDK (Sandakan), ETD (Estimated time departure), ETA (Estimated time arrival), MH (Malaysia Airline’s flight), AK (Airasia’s flight).

Note: All time stated above is an estimation of the time transfer and any delay is subjected to unforeseen circumstances like weather, traffic flow, flight delays and etc.

Flights are subjected to change without notice according to different airline requirements. Please check the updates and accuracy from their website accordingly.


Once a booking for a space is made, a 30% reservation fee from the total package price must be paid within 7 days after the initial booking otherwise it will automatically be made available for resale. The fees are not refundable and full payments have to be settled 30 days before the date of arrival.

Please note that the accommodation may be available at the time of inquiry but it is not being held for you. A request cannot be confirmed until we receive guest personal particulars and deposit payment.


In the event of cancellation, the following cancellation charges shall apply:

• Confirmation date to 30 days before arrival - 30% of the trip’s full price forfeited

• 29 days to 15 days before arrival - 50% of the trip’s full price forfeited

• 14 days to 01 day before arrival - 75% of the trip’s full price forfeited

• NO SHOW of customer - 100% of the trip’s full price forfeited


Borneo Divers Mabul Resort will be undergoing two years extensive renovations from mid 2015. The resort will then welcome 2016 with an additional 20 guest rooms. During the renovations the resort with the current 30 rooms will remain open and will continue to offer all of its current services. There will be no major disruptions of the rest of the resort as the work is confined to the side of the resort. The team involved is very committed and will follow a rolling timeline to ensure the guest satisfaction, receive the same level of comfort, convenience and service as always. Prompt and efficient services remain our top priority. Public area, restaurant and bars, outdoor swimming pool, spa, and business centre and dive center will function as normal.


Borneo Divers reserves the rights to charge the customer for any additional costs rendered by any last minute cancellations, delays and changes of any arrangement made by the customer when less than 48 hours before arrival time as per schedule and will NOT be held responsible for these changes by any ways. There will be NO further claims, refunds or discounts for unused portion or any incidental circumstances.

If due to bad weather condition, safety issues or unforeseen circumstances which render a cancellation of the boat transfer, all relevant expenses occurred for food and lodging at Semporna will be arranged and cost absorbed by our company.