Sipadan-Kapalai Dive Resort Sipadan-Kapalai Dive Resort is laid out like a beautiful village rising out from the ocean. You can watch thousands of fish flit beneath your feet as you walk to breakfast or jump on a boat and be scuba diving within minutes. This resort offers a full array of amenities to make your stay a comfortable one.
Your chances of diving at Sipadan Island This resort has 14 permits allocated each day. Based on this allocation, you will be able to visit Sipadan Island at least once with certainty if your duration of stay is at least 4 days 3 nights. However, you will need to book early. Otherwise, you may need a longer duration of stay in order to visit Sipadan Island.
This resort also requires that you have logged at least 15 dives.
Meals are served buffet style in a large open aired terrace with panoramic views of the sea. Divers can also grab a drink on the sun deck to chat and share videos of their dives, or socialize in the resort’s game room. Sipadan-Kapalai Dive Resort also offers Internet access and satellite phones so you can stay in touch with friends back home. Obviously there’s plenty of fun to be had in the water and the resort’s dive centre is happy to help you with your kayaking, snorkelling, and diving gear. The dive centre also teaches a variety of dive courses including Discover Scuba Diving, Open Water, Advanced Open Water, and Introduction to Night Diving. If you don’t know how to dive yet, Kapalai Island is a great place to start.
The dive centre can organize your dive trips for you. Guests can explore the sites around Kapalai or go island hopping to Sipadan Island, Mabul Island, Si Amil Island, Roach Reef, Mataking Island, or Ligitan Island.
Sipadan-Kapalai’s wooden chalets are all twin share or triple share with carefully constructed balconies that offer plenty of privacy for sunbathing or simply contemplating the great big ocean. These chalets come in a number of design styles but are of the same class. All rooms have bathrooms with a bath and shower, basic toiletries, and a coffee maker.