* Inclusive :
Return land transfer : Tawau Airport / Town - Semporna - Tawau Airport
* Return boat transfer : Semporna Jetty - Seaventures Dive Resort -
(All land and boat transfer are based on scheduled time, minimum 2
persons per trf)
* Buffet-style full board meals (breakfast/lunch/dinner) and free flow
of drinking water,
coffee/tea served all day except for alcoholic and carbonated
Note: No ala-carte meals provided
* Twin share air conditioned en-suite cabin with hot shower
* 3 daily boat dives between Mabul/Kapalai Island or Sipadan Island,
except on arrival
and departure day. Sipadan diving is subject to permit approval and
* Unlimited house
reef diving with buddy system (time and weather permitted)
* Tanks, weight belt and weights.
* Rates valid till 31 March 2014
* Sipadan Permit of
MYR40.00 person/day *subject to permit availability and approval
* Equipment rental of MYR100.00 / person / day for full set of
equipment except for
dive computer, torch, underwater camera and underwater compass.
* Single land & boat transfer of MYR375.00 per way
* For every group
reservation of 9 paying divers (adult) arriving and departing on the
same dates,diving/snorkeling, accommodation and meals for one (1)
leader or instructor or dive master shall be on complimentary
basis. All complimentary
services/facilities cannot be exchanged for cash rebates and/or
* All single
travellers will be charged with 50% Single Supplement Rate from the
package rate above (for own room with no sharing)
reserved/confirmed rooms will be ready for check-in after 1400hrs on
day of arrival
* Check-out time is no later than 1200hrs (12:00noon) on the day of
departure. The boat
leaves at 13:30hrs (1:30pm) sharp, please ensure all bills have
been settled and rooms
cleared by 12:00hrs. The boat will not wait for late check outs
unless pre-arranged and
confirmed by the Rig office.
* Please note that
all the departure destinations must be confirmed by check-in date.
If not confirmed by check-in date, we will transfer the guests to
* No diving
activities provided on arrival day if guest follows 1600hrs boat
the Resort. Diving will begin on the 2nd day with 1 check-dive + 2
boat dives around
Mabul or Kapalai Island.
* Food served is
buffet style and predominantly Asian cuisine with fruits and salads.
No ala-carte menu provided. Provisions made for specific dietary
advanced notice only.
* We will only
provide the land transfers between Tawau and Semporna one night in
advance of check-in date. For arrivals earlier than this specified
period of 24-hours,
we will not provide the land transfer.
* Scheduled Land
Tawau Airport to Semporna 0830hrs 1130hrs 1430hrs
Tawau Town to Semporna 0745hrs 1045hrs 1345hrs
Semporna to Tawau Airport or Town 0700hrs 1430hrs N/A
* Scheduled Boat
Semporna to Rig 1000hrs * 1230hrs 1600hrs
Rig to Semporna 0600hrs 1330hrs * N/A
* No single traveler surcharge for these transfer times.)
* Boat and land
transfers are based on a minimum of two resort guest passengers,
if there is only one resort guest on the scheduled transfer, there
will be a
single supplement surcharge.
* Single travellers
are required to pay additional MYR75.00 for scheduled land
transfer and MYR300.00 for scheduled boat transfer in case no other
guest is on
the same schedule.
* Unscheduled land
transfer, will incur a charge of MYR150.00 per transfer.
Please allow a minimum 24hour prior notice to arrange the transfer
* Unscheduled boat
transfer, will incur a charge of MYR600.00 per transfer.
Please allow a minimum 24 hour prior notice to arrange the transfer
* Guests must sign
a liability release (waiver) and assumption of risk upon arrival
and abide by all dive safety rules.
* Please be informed that travel and diving insurance is the
responsibility of the diver
* Sipadan Note :
Daily entry permit to dive or visit Sipadan Island will be subjected
to approval by the
Sabah Parks Management, which is in control of issuing the entry
permit. The total
number of divers or visitors allowed to visit Sipadan Island is
restricted now to 120 pax
per day. Minimum stay of 3 nights consecutively with the diving
package is required
to be eligible a 1-day guarantee of Sipadan permit. Please note there
is no first come
first serve basis. There is NO GUARANTEE that we can provide divers
with permits due
to limited spaces especially if it is a last minute request.
The fee is MYR40
per person and is valid for ONE (1) day only. This levy charge is to
paidseparately as it is NOT included in any of our packages.
In the event of bad
weather and the trip has to be cancelled or should the guest
cancels on personal reasons, permit paid is NOT refundable or
transferable to a later
date. The management will not be responsible for such losses rendered
to the guests.
Please note that we
will forward your names for Sipadan permits as many times as
we can. Please inform us if you do not want to be put forward for more
guaranteed allocation of permits at least 24 hours in advance or
otherwise you would
be charged for the permit acquired.
IMPORTANT NOTE: Due
to the restricted Sipadan entry permit quota set by Sabah Parks,
guests are required to submit full name with nationality, gender,
passport numbers and
contact address for us to proceed with the permits application at
least 14 days in
advance prior to arrival. This is to allow sufficient time to process
and obtain the permit
approval. Failure to do this may result in guest being denied entry to
Guests must provide
relevant and recognised forms of diving certifications to
Seaventures to be eligible to dive.
All diving guests
are eligible, with the exception of check in and check out days, for
3 boat dives per day at various dive sites, at the discretion of the
dive team between
Sipadan, Mabul and Kapalai islands. All diving guests are also
eligible for unlimited
house reef diving, pending appropriate sea conditions. All divers
are required to
undergo a general dive and house rules briefing and orientation dive
on their check-in
day or whenever the Dive Manager deems appropriate.
Any diver failing
to adhere to the rules and regulations set forth by Seaventures and
the Dive Guides, will have their dive (s) forfeited without any
provision for refunds.
strive to honour all scheduled dives. However, due to any reason (s)
whatsoever beyond our control, all dives are subject to take place at
the discretion of
the Dive Manager.
Extra boat dives
from those already scheduled within the reservation package will be
at a cost and will be subject to Dive Manager's approval.
Dive schedules will
change from normal scheduling on the following religious holidays:
EidUlFitr and EidUlAdha. These dates vary every year, so please check
activities provided on arrival day if guest (s) arrive at the Rig
Diving will begin on the following day with 1 orientation dive + 2
boat dives around
Mabul or Kapalai islands. If the guest has been issued a Sipadan
permit on that day,
then they will do the orientation dive at the Dive Manager's
Due to the
provision of unlimited house reef diving and 3 boat dives as per
for safety reasons and according to naval research, the duration of
all dives are
limited between 45 - 50 minutes inclusive of safety stop and no deeper
than 30 meters
(40 meters for deep specialty qualified divers only).
All unguided diving
are at divers' own risk and responsibility.
courses are required to complete the necessary skills up to the
requirements deemed sufficient by PADI standards in order for
Course fees in any part will not be refunded for incomplete courses.
* Equipment Rental
(Item rental price per day per person) :
Regulator with gauge MYR25.00
Mask & Snorkel MYR15.00
Dive Computer MYR50.00
Underwater Camera MYR180.00
Underwater Torch with Battery MYR30.00