We stayed for 3 nights and love this hotel. First of all, air conditioning and hot showers were a must for me as Tioman is rather hot and humid. The island is very simple and beautiful and a wonderful place to relax. Tioman Dive Resort is basically a very nice new motel with outstanding well appointed clean rooms. I would recommend staying here even if you don't dive but if you do, it's even better. B & J dive is just steps away and they offer awesome guided trips with highly trained dive masters and great equipment. After time in the water, you can hang your stuff to dry on racks outside of each room. The folks at the hotel and dive center are the best and can help you with almost anything. This area of Tioman (ABC) is chill with nice restaurants and places to gather for drinks in the evening. I will definitely stay here on my next visit!
beautiful Tropical Island Resort, very comfortable, wonderful snorkeling experience. Drinks and food prices reasonable, excellent good value breakfast.
Hire charge of mask and snorkel excessive, very spread out, especially to reception and boat, need a shuttle to get from one end to the other, also need a shuttle bus into the village.
Recommend beach restaurant just outside entrance for delicious cheap seafood and beer.
Very friendly staff, great snorkeling, wonderful (Penghulu) house
Monkeys, lizards and squirrels could be watched right outside the house, much to the childrens pleasure.
The hotel is very private and secluded, so we could get a break from hectical Singapore city life.
Food and drinks were good as well.
Sipping cocktails and mocktails out on the pier was wonderful, and the water is so turquoise and clear that you can watch all kinds of fish right from the pier. We even saw a sea turte and some reef shark!
Swimming and snorkeling right at the hotel is possible and nice, we would definitely recommend water shoes though, since there is a lot of dead coral pieces and rocks in the water (with shoes we had no problems)
Definitely a place we would recommend and come back to.
At the end of a jetty stretching out over the crystal clear sea- a table awaits you for the most romantic dinner ever. Unless …More
We had a wonderful experience at this hotel. The ferry dropped us off at the Genting jetty where the boat from Tunamaya was waiting to take us to the resort. We were served welcome drinks with cool towels before we were taken to our beach villa. The views of the beach and the mountains were gorgeous and the staff was friendly and accommodating.
We were traveling during the Hari Raya holiday so things at the resort seemed a bit hectic; we were given an abbreviated menu for lunch and dinner, and the happy hour at the bar and a la carte items were a little backed up. That being said, the hotel manager was also working to ensure a quick turnaround of drinks and complimentary appetizers were given to us to make up for the extra time it took to serve our food.
We snorkeled with the dive shop associated with the resort which was very enjoyable. We also took a hike to the lookout, which provided an awesome view of the South China Sea. Overall, I would recommend this hotel. It is located on the southern tip of Tioman Island so it is serene and quiet, since it is away from the major tourist hub. However, the resort does bring guests to the main area of the island for shopping and sightseeing.
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