Sipadan Packages

Experience the amazing underwater world of Sipadan with one of our readymade Sipadan packages. We have packages to suit all budgets and requirements from a one night stay in a Semporna Backpackers up to a long vacation in 5 star luxury. If you’re having difficulties deciding on the best Sipadan package to suit your needs, have a read of our Sipadan resorts page where we run down the best resorts for all types of requirements. You can also contact us with any of your questions and we will be happy to help.

MV Celebes Explorer Liveaboard

MV Celebes Explorer Liveaboard

MV Celebes Explorer is the best option if you really want to enjoy the Sipadan area, being not only the single Malaysian liveabord operating in the place, but also the best choice when you want to maximize your time and efforts. This Celebes Explorer liveabord takes the tourist on a trip into one of the top 10 dive sites this planet offers to humans, with clear blue waters and outstanding underwater wildlife that embraces even the ships resting on the [...]

Layang Layang Island Resort

Layang Layang Resort

The Layang Layang Island resort is a perfect holiday destination if you wish to see incredibly diverse and intriguing wildlife, or simply to escape from the stress of everyday life to an isolated tropical paradise with beautiful beaches and clear waters. “Layang Layang”, which means “Shallow Reef” in Malay, is located 300 km northwest of Kota Kinabalu, the capital of the Sabah state in East Malaysia. It is part of 600 islands and reefs in the area. An interesting fact [...]

Borneo Global Sipadan Backpackers

BGS Sipadan Backpackers

Borneo Global Sipadan Backpackers is fantastically located in front of the jetty to all Island destinations along with all areas of the Semporna Town. All rooms (bed with Linen & Blanket supplied) are Air-Conditioned with ensuite bathrooms equipped with Hot and Cold Pressure Water Heating unit. Borneo Global Sipadan Backpackers & Diving Centre is situated in Semporna, on the eastern coast of Sabah, Malaysia. We are within easy reach of Banks, Seafood Restaurants as well as Entertainment Outlets. Due to [...]

Pom Pom Island Resort Chalet

Pom Pom Island Resort

Pom Pom Island Resort is conveniently located just 45 minutes by boat from the town of Semporna on mainland Borneo. The resort has been designed with a green approach, with as little ecological impact on the island as possible while still offering the highest levels of luxury on this beautifully secluded paradisiac island, which is sure to leave guests with an unforgettable vacation in perfect harmony with nature and local culture. The ultimate in relaxation, Pom Pom Island Resort’s setting [...]

Seaventures Dive Resort

Seaventures Dive Resort

Seaventures Dive Resort was once an oil-drilling rig but has since been decommissioned and now stands in the crystal clear waters off the Coast of Mabul Island after being converted into a dive resort. One of the closest resorts to Sipadan and also the cheapest (without staying in mainland Semporna), it’s a must for anyone who wants to spend as much time diving in Sipadan as humanly possible. The resorts lift make getting in and out of the water effortless, [...]

Sipadan Water Village Resort

Sipadan Water Village

With its stunning Bajau architectural design, Sipadan Water Village is simply breathtaking. Located on Mabul Island which is home to groups of Bajau fishermen, Sipadan Water Village resort has been built based on their traditional palm thatched cottages. The Bajau Laut tribe are sea gypsies who have spent their lives at sea although some of the tribe have made the transition from sea nomadic to sedentary village life at a former major anchorage site on Mabul Island. The international staff [...]

Borneo Divers Mabul Resort

Borneo Divers Mabul Resort

Occupying a beautiful stretch of white sandy beach on Mabul island, Borneo Divers Mabul Resort provides effortless water access for shore and boat diving. The resort has a quiet and un-crowded atmosphere which is perfect for those of you who want to relax and unwind. With over 30 private semi-detached cottages, Borneo Divers Mabul Resort makes sure there is always enough room for guests. Due to the dive sites being within close proximity to the resort it makes things easy [...]

Kapalai Dive Resort

Kapalai Dive Resort

Kapalai Dive Resort is a floating resort consisting of 59 purpose built chalets on top of high wooden stilts in the middle of the ocean. The innovative design keeps in touch with a traditional Malaysian Kampung (village in Malay) and looks absolutely stunning on top of the crystal clear turquoise waters of Kapalai. The chalets are linked together with miles of wooden walkways which make it great for those who would like to have their morning jog while gazing out [...]

Mataking Reef Dive Resort

Mataking Dive Resort

The Mataking Dive Resort on Mataking Island is one of the most romantic and exclusive diving destinations in the area, after a 40 minute boat journey from Semporna on mainland Borneo you will arrive at Mataking Island and be greeted with pure white sandy beaches, tall palm trees, crystal clear waters and a cooling tropical sea breeze. Mataking Dive Resort has been constructed with peach and tranquility in mind and offers a range of private villa’s designed in traditional architecture [...]

Sipadan Mabul Resort

Sipadan Mabul Resort

Sipadan Mabul Resort (SMART) is a assortment of semi-detached bungalows spread throughout coconut grove around the south-east of Mabul Island looking over the ocean and near-by Sipadan Island. SMART is made up of 45 timber duplex chalets with every chalet boasting two large single beds, a sofa, shelving, ceiling fan, fly screened windows, air-conditioning, a personal en-suite providing free-flowing hot & cold fresh water and a front terrace. The general public structures incorporate a primary dwelling which happens to be [...]

Mabul Water Bungalows Resort

Mabul Water Bungalows

Mabul Water Bungalows is a new floating resort located on the Coast of Mabul Island, overlooking the infamous Sipadan Island. With some of the world greatest dive sites of Sipadan just a 15 minute boat ride away; Mabul Water Bungalows is ideally situated for people who love to dive. The 15 wooden bungalows that make up Mabul Water Bungalows are exquisitely furnished with contemporary furniture and décor. Each bungalow comes equipped with all the usual mod cons including, bathroom with [...]

Sipadan Facts

  • Currency: Malaysian Ringgit approx 4MYR to 1USD
  • Language: Bahasa Malaysia and Chinese, although you would be hard pressed to find someone who doesn't speak English.
  • Food Prices: In Semporna a seafood platter for 4 people can cost under 100RM(approx 23USD). Resort prices may vary
  • Alcohol Prices: 3 bottles of beer can cost under 30RM(approx 7USD) and a bottle of wine starts from 60RM(approx 14USD) in Semporna. Resort prices may vary
  • Sipadan Island:Got its name from the word Siparan which refers to a person who has been found restless on the island's beach.

Latest Comments

  • Vanessa

    Dear Friends, we are two adults n two kids (age 12 n 13) non diver. stay there for 3nights 4days [...]

    Posted: Jan 26, 2017
  • Vanessa

    Dear Friend , We Plan to visit SIPADAN end of This Jan 31st to Feb 3 totally for 4 days .We [...]

    Posted: Jan 23, 2017
  • Dan

    Hi can u please let me know what u charge for a twin room per night and 3 days diving(3dives [...]

    Posted: Jan 17, 2017
  • Susan

    Hi Would you have any rooms available 18-22 Feb, including a Sipidan dive, and if so what are the costs etc? [...]

    Posted: Nov 11, 2016