Sipadan Resorts

Choosing the right Sipadan resort for your needs is vital in order for your vacation to be as pleasurable as possible. Here at diving in Sipadan dot com we want nothing more than for you and your fellow travellers to have a trip of a lifetime. Below we have listed the resorts around Sipadan that we feel are ideal for all the different types of holidaymaker, if you have any questions about any of these resorts please don’t hesitate to contact us and we will give you fast and friendly advice.

Best Resorts for Families

Sipadan Family ResortsWhen travelling as a family you probably have many more concerns other that just what the best dive sites are closest to your resort. Keeping your children entertained can be one of those concerns and certain resorts offer child care services and child diving courses for this reason. Also you might be looking for resorts that offer other activities such as beach sports and evening entertainment for the family. For these reasons we feel like inland resorts like the ones listed below would be the most suitable to your needs.

Best Resorts for Couples

Sipadan Couples ResortsIf you and your partner are planning a romantic diving getaway, there are some resorts that offer the ultimate romantic settings that would be hard pressed to be rivaled anywhere in the world. From romantic candle light dinners to beautiful sunsets over the horizon from your own private balcony, we have listed the ultimate romantic Sipadan resorts below.

Best Resorts on a Budget

Sipadan Budget ResortsWhen planning a diving vacation to a Sipadan resort costs can soon mount up especially when travelling from Europe or the US. There are resorts around the Sipadan area that cater to divers on a budget. Most of these resorts are located on the mainland in a town called Semporna which is around 45 minutes by boat to Sipadan Island but there are some cheaper alternatives in the islands around Sipadan. We have listed our top rated Sipadan resorts for those of you on a budget below.

Best Resorts for Diving Enthusiasts

Sipadan DivingFor most of you reading visiting this website you would have one thing on your mind and one thing only and that’s to dive arguably the best dive site known to man, Sipadan. When all you want to do while visiting the area is spend as much time as humanly possible in the water there are a few things you want to take in to account, the biggest of these would be location. The closer you are to Sipadan the more likely you would be to receive one of the 120 dive permits given out every day and you would also spend less time in boats travelling to and from the island. For these reasons we have listed our top Sipadan resorts for the diving enthusiast below.

Best Resorts for Non-Divers

Sipadan Non-Divers ResortsIf for you vacation comes first and diving comes second there are some resorts that are perfect for you. You will still be able to dive Sipadan but would also have hundreds of other activities you can enjoy during your stay. We would recommend staying at one of the many inland resorts that the islands surrounding Sipadan have to offer. We have listed our top Sipadan resorts for the part-time diver below.

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