BORNEO DIVERS DIVE RESORT

BORNEO DIVERS, Mabul Island

Valid: 1 April 2019 to 31 March 2020

 

MALAYSIAN

Duration (min. 2 persons)

Diver (Price per person)

Non Diver (price per person)

3 Days 2 Nights

RM 1760

     RM 1400

4 Days 3 Nights

RM 2490 

     RM 1980

5 Days 4 Nights

RM 3160 

     RM 2520

Additional Night

RM 790

     RM 630

 

 

NON MALAYSIAN

Duration (min. 2 persons)

Diver (Price per person)

Non Diver (price per person)

3 Days 2 Nights

RM 2060

     RM 1640

4 Days 3 Nights

RM 2940 

     RM 2340

5 Days 4 Nights

RM 3720 

     RM 2960

Additional Night

RM 930

     RM 740

 

 

 Package Price above is subjected to an additional charge of 6% SST (Sales and Service Tax).

Tourism Tax: RM10 nett per night per room is applicable to Non Malaysians.

Jetty Fee: RM2 for Malaysian / RM10 for Non Malaysian will be collected upon confirmation of booking.

 

(I) TERMS AND CONDITIONS:

(a) Package price is inclusive of the below:

  1. Returned ground transfer from Tawau airport to Semporna jetty based on scheduled transfers.
  2. Returned boat transfer from Semporna jetty to BDSS Mabul Resort based on schedule transfers.
  3. 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.
  4. Based on twin sharing basis semi-detached chalet room accommodation at BDSS Mabul Resort with air-conditioning, attached bathroom with hot water shower.
  5. 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 only.

 

Sample of 5Days/4Nights Dive package (if you check in with the 1000am boat transfer in): 

Day 1 = Boat transfer in at 1000am. Two guided house reef dives after lunch. No boat dives.

Day 2/3/4 = 3 boat dives around Mabul/Kapalai (2 days) / 4 boat dives around 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 = 12 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 RM150 for private land transfer per way (Tawau Aiport-Semporna jetty or Semporna jetty-Tawau Airport) and RM600 per way (Semporna-Mabul or Mabul-Semporna) for private boat transfer.

 

(g) Group Booking Special:

  1. 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).
  2. Diver package will only be extended free if group consists of mostly divers.

 

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

(i) Equipment rental: per day per person

Ø Full set dive equipment rental is RM 95.

Ø Breakdown when rented separately as below (per day per item):-

BCD RM25 / REGULATOR RM25 / MASK RM10 / FINS RM 5 / SNORKEL RM 5 / WETSUIT (SHORTIE) RM20 / BOOTIES RM 5

Ø Dive Computer RM30 / Dive Torch RM25

Ø Nitrox dive RM30 per tank.

 

(II) SIPADAN TRIP:

  1. 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.
  2. Due to the permit restrictions whereby our resort has an allocation of 14 permits only out of the 120 persons, 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 and priority goes to guests who are taking Diver package.
  3. 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.
  4. The highlight of our Sipadan trip is we arrange a special of 4 boat dives instead of 3 dives.
  5. 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 RM240 per person per trip (inclusive of one day Sipadan permit) to be paid at the resort. This can only be confirmed 3 days before arrival.
  6. 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:-

  1. 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.
  2. 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) 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) 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.

 

GETTING THERE

Please note that it takes about:-

1) 90 minutes of ground transfer from Tawau Airport to Semporna jetty / Semporna jetty to Tawau Airport depending on the traffic flow.

2) 45 minutes to 1 hour of boat transfer from Semporna jetty to BDSS Mabul / BDSS Mabul to Semporna jetty depending on the weather conditions.

3) Guests are advised to follow our recommended flights to take in order to be connected to our daily normal scheduled land and boat transfers in and out of the island for their comfort of minimizing the waiting time.

4) If guests are unable to follow our scheduled transfer, additional charges of RM159.00 for land transfer per way and RM636.00 for one way boat transfer will be charged.

  1. Transfer in from Tawau Airport
    1. 8.30am for 10am boat in
    2. 10.45am for 12.30pm boat in
    3. Pick up from Tawau Hotel 0700am / Semporna Hotel 0930am

 

  1. Transfer out from Resort

      a. Boat Out: 9am arrive airport 11.45am

      b. Boat Out: 1.30pm arrive airport 4.15pm

Our company 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 discount for unused portion or any incidental circumstances.

* Pregnant lady are also not advisable by boat to our Mabul Resort.

** We strongly recommend guests to have their own travel/dive insurance to ensure a peace of mind while on vacation.