Project Description

Discover your secret hideway…

Many have yet to discover this idyllic location of beautiful and peaceful surrounding nature. A small private beach resort with a PADI dive centre, they are located on a beautiful sandy beach in Mengkabar bay, directly opposite Pulau Pandan Island. They appeal to the adventurous social traveller who is looking for a place where they can appreciate the natural beauty of Borneo, both above and below water. At Bigfin Divers & Beach Resort, one can engage in activities such as scuba diving, snorkelling,kayaking, paddle boarding, jungle trekking or simply chill out and enjoy the stunning surrounding nature.

Being the first dive company to operate in Kota Belud, they offer Fun Dives for Introductory to Experienced divers and a full range of PADI Dive Courses. They have discovered 15 spectacular dive sites in Kota Belud. Favorite sites include; Mayne Rock/Reef, Ella’s Garden, North Hill, Fish Bowl, Leopard Reef and Arya’s Playground. They also offer day trips to Mantanani island, famed for turtles and clear waters. The resort is open all year, however the best time to dive is from Feb-July. During the best season one can expect to see schools of reef fish, diverse macrolife plus larger pelagic fish, sharks and rays. Chalet accommodation available at affordable prices; Double (RM280), Triple (RM340), Quadruple RM440).

Prices are inclusive of breakfast, lunch, dinner & return boat transfer from Mengkabar village to resort. Filtered drinking water, tea & coffee are provided free. All chalets are en-suite with stunning views of the ocean. Other onsite facilities include a restaurant, hang out areas, water sports & jungle paths.

HOW TO GET THERE
Drive – 90 mins from Kota Kinabalu
Private Taxi – RM120 from KK

ADVANCE BOOKING IS REQUIRED

BIGFIN DIVERS BORNEO SDN. BHD. (1207640-V)
​KPK/LN: 8588
Pantai Merakit, Kampung Mengkabar, 89150 Kota Belud, Sabah
Phone: +6012 3890424/+6012 3930424
Email: bigfindivers@gmail.com
Website: www.bigfindivers.com

ACTIVITIES

  • SCUBA DIVING

  • SNORKELLING

  • KAYAKING

  • PADDLE BOARDING

  • JUNGLE TREKKING

  • NATURE WALK

  • WATER SPORTS

POPULAR DIVE SITES

  • SALVAGE POINT

  • NORTH HILL

  • MAYNE REEF

  • MAYNE ROCK

  • FISH BOWL

  • ELLA’S GARDEN

  • USUKAN POINT

  • LEOPARD REEF

  • PULAU PANDAN