BORNEO DIVERS DIVE RESORT
 
BORNEO DIVERS MABUL RESORT
 
Ex-Tawau
Valid Until 31 Mac 2023
 
MALAYSIAN
PACKAGE TYPE
(Min. 2 Person)
DIVER
(Per Person)
NON DIVER
(Per Person)
BEACH CHALET
3 Days / 2 Nights
4 Days / 3 Nights
5 Days / 4 Nights
Additional Night
RM
1,860
2,640
3,360
840
RM
1,500
2,130
2,720
680
LUXURY VILLA
3 Days / 2 Nights
4 Days / 3 Nights
5 Days / 4 Nights
Additional Night
RM
1,760
2,490
3,160
790
RM
1,400
1,980
2,520
630
 
 
NON MALAYSIAN
PACKAGE TYPE
(Min. 2 Person)
DIVER
(Per Person)
NON DIVER
(Per Person)
BEACH CHALET
3 Days / 2 Nights
4 Days / 3 Nights
5 Days / 4 Nights
Additional Night
RM
2,160
3,090
3,920
980
RM
1,740
2,490
3,160
790
LUXURY VILLA
3 Days / 2 Nights
4 Days / 3 Nights
5 Days / 4 Nights
Additional Night
RM
2,060
2,940
3,720
930
RM
1,640
2,340
2,960
740
 
CHILD RATE (3-11 Years old) to pay 50% from the Non Diver package (Must occupy same room with parents).
 
- Package Price above is subjected to an additional charge of 6% SST (Sales and Service Tax).
- Prices are subjected to change without prior notice due to unforeseen circumstances.
 
(i) TOURISM TAX
 
RM10 per night per room applicable to Non Malaysians only.
 
(ii) SEMPORNA JETTY FEE
 
RM2.00 per Malaysian / RM10.00 per Non Malaysian. This fee will be collected in
advance upon confirmation of booking.
 
(iii) TERMS AND CONDITIONS
 
(a) Package price is inclusive of the below:
 
- Returned ground transfer from Tawau airport to Semporna jetty based on scheduled
transfers.
 
- Returned boat transfer from Semporna jetty to BDSS Mabul Resort based on
schedule transfers.
 
- Fullboard meals (3 meals daily with lights snacks and free flow of coffee/tea and
cordial juices except carbonated drinks or alcoholic drinks) except for arrival and
departure day.
 
- Based on twin sharing basis semi-detached chalet room accommodation at BDSS
Mabul Resort with air-conditioning, attached bathroom with hot water shower.
 
- Diver package except on arrival and departure day is inclusive of 3 boat dives a day
(around Mabul, Kapalai, or Sipadan) with dive guide and unlimited jetty house reef
dives without guide. Dive equipment rental is NOT inclusive. Tanks, weights and
weight belt only are provided. Diving is subjected to our dive schedules and
regulations from our dive centre.
 
*There will be no boat dives on arrival and no diving on departure day.
** Night dive (for AOW level and above) can only be performed at our house reef with
own dive buddy. Latest exit from the water is 1930pm as dinner is served until 2100pm.
 
Sample of 5Days/4Nights Dive package (if you check in with the 1000am boat in)
Day 1: Two guided house reef dives after lunch. No boat dives.
Day 2/3/4: 3 boat dives around Mabul/Kapalai (2 days) / 3 boat dives in Sipadan (1 day).
Day 5 = No diving. In order to follow the no diving 24 hours before flying, please book
your flight after 1500pm. *Total guided dives = 11 dives.
 
- Non Diver can do snorkelling from our jetty and is allowed to follow diving boat
schedule (3 times daily) for snorkelling without guide without additional charges
except on arrival and departure day.
 
(b) Minimum 2 persons.
 
(c) Based on twin or triple sharing and Run of the House (ROH) basis.
 
(d) 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.
 
(e) Guest can only take Diver or Non Diver package and NO combining package is
allowed except for guests taking diving courses.
 
(f) Single traveler is subjected to pay single room supplement of 50% surcharge from
the whole package and has to follow our scheduled land and boat transfer with other
paying guests. If not, there will be an additional charge of RM212 for private land
transfer per way (Tawau AiportSemporna jetty or Semporna jetty-Tawau Airport) and
RM636 per way (Semporna-Mabul or Mabul-Semporna) for private boat transfer.
 
(g) Group Booking
1 Person is FREE (to pay Semporna jetty fee, Sipadan permit fee and tourism tax only)
for every 10 paying persons (subjected to the same arrival and departure time and NOT
applicable for single occupancy).
 
Diver package will only be extended free if group consists of mostly divers
 
(h) Standard ROOM CHECK OUT time is 1000am and ROOM CHECK IN time is 1400pm.
 
(i) TRANSFER INFO
 
Please note that it takes about:-
• 90 minutes of ground transfer from Tawau Airport to Semporna jetty / Semporna jetty
to Tawau Airport depending on the traffic flow.
• 45 minutes to 1 hour of boat transfer from Semporna jetty to Borneo Divers Mabul
Resort / Borneo Divers Mabul Resort to Semporna jetty subject to weather condition.
• Guests are advised to follow the recommended flights in order to be connected to the
scheduled land and boat transfers provided by us in and out of the island for their
comfort of minimizing the waiting time at the airport.
• If guests are unable to take the scheduled transfers provided by us, additional charges
of RM212.00 per way for land transfer and RM636.00 per way for boat transfer will be
charged.
 
Scheduled Ground and Boat Transfers
 
On Arrival
Two times land transfer from Tawau airport to Semporna from:
1) 0830am & 2) 1030am
Two times boat transfer from Semporna to Mabul island from:
1) 1000am & 2) 1230pm
 
On Departure
Two times boat transfer from Mabul Island to Semporna from:
1) 1130am & 2) 1330pm
Two times land transfer from Semporna to Tawau airport from:
1) 1230pm & 2) 1430pm
 
We reserve the right to change the boat/land schedule due to unforeseen
circumstances like flight delay/changes, weather, traffic flow, and etc. So please always
double check with us the latest updates.
 
Our company reserves the rights to collect from the customer for any additional costs
rendered by any last minute cancellations, delays and changes in any arrangement
made by the customer less than 48 hours before arrival. There will be NO further claim,
refund or discount for unused portion or any incidental circumstances.
 
(II) SIPADAN TRIP
 
Sipadan Island will be closed for diving or snorkelling every November month of the
year starting from year 2020 for conservation purpose as per Sabah Parks’ notice
issued on the 9th Jan 2020. This may be subjected to change under their discretion.
Diver who wishes to dive at Sipadan will need to apply and pay for a permit whereby the
allocation and approval is under the management of Sabah Parks.
 
Due to the permit restrictions whereby our resort only has an allocation of 12 permits,
we can only guarantee one day diving to Sipadan Island if you stay a minimum of a 5
Days and 4 Nights Package. Each room will be guaranteed 2 Sipadan permits only and
the fee of RM 140 per person per day entry has to be paid in advance to Sales office
and priority goes to guests who are taking Diver package.
 
Children below 12 years old of age are NOT guaranteed for Sipadan permit even if they
stay 4 nights package and above unless if they pay adult price. Sipadan permit
allocation is based on resort discretion and group bookings are not guaranteed to go
Sipadan on the same day.
 
Any extra entry request to Sipadan will be subjected to availability at a first come first
serves basis request during booking at an additional cost of RM530 per person per trip
(inclusive of one day Sipadan permit and boat fee) to be paid at the resort. This can
only be confirmed upon arrival.
 
The following personal details are required in order to apply for the permit:-
1) Name on passport with gender
2) Passport numbers with nationality
3) Date of birth or Age
4) No. of logged dives done (For divers)
5) Contact address
 
NOTE:-
 
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.
 
(III) RESERVATION AND CONFIRMATION
 
A 30% reservation fee from the total package price must be paid within 14 days after the initial booking otherwise it will automatically be canceled and be made available for resale. This reservation fee is not refundable and full payment has to be settled 30 days before the date of arrival.
 
(IV) SCUBA DIVING COURSE
 
Open Water course students must take the 5Days/4Nights Non Diver package to
complete the course. To ensure Sipadan diving after certification, please add one night
extension under diver package.
 
Advance Open Water course students have to take the 3Days/2Nights Non Diver
package to complete the course. To ensure Sipadan diving after certification, please
add two nights extension under diver package.
 
(VI) BOOKING CANCELLATION
 
In the event of cancellation, the following cancellation charges shall apply:
i) Confirmation date to 30 days before arrival - 30% of the trip’s full price will be forfeited.
ii) ii) 29 days to 15 days before arrival - 50% of the trip’s full price will be forfeited.
iii) 14 days to 01 day before arrival - 75% of the trip’s full price will be forfeited.
iv) NO SHOW of customer - 100% of the trip’s full price will be forfeited.
 
(VII) FUTURE DEVELOPMENT
We reserve the right to carry out any renovations, upgrades or repairs at the resort. We
shall update our valued agents from time to time. Please contact us for more up to date
information relating to our future development if necessary from time to time.
 
(VIII) OTHERS
 
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.
 
* Pregnant ladies/Senior Citizens are not allowed at the resort.
** We strongly recommend guests to have their own travel/dive insurance to ensure a
peace of mind while on vacation. Contact us to get your coverage: Dive Assure