Latitude : 6.705611, Longitude : 116.344171

2D1N Mantanani Island Experience

Select the various activities available to go with your stay. This will be the ideal beach setting for your island retreat.

Mantanani Island Day Trip – Diving

Uncover the many diving sites around Mantanani Islands including wreck sites for serious divers which are now home to menagerie of marine creatures.

3D2N Mantanani Island Discovery

The island is yours to explore for a stay of two nights. Discover what this mermaid island offers as you dive, snorkel, participate in water sports or simply relax and relish the stunning views of sunset over the horizon.

Mantanani Island Day Trip – Snorkeling

Take a sneak peek into another world – the marine world. Snorkel along the crystal clear waters of the beach or follow our boat trips to amazing snorkelling sites.

4D3N Mantanani Island Indulgence

Isolate yourself from the outside world and leave your stress behind by opting for a three nights stay in Mantanani. Get to understand the real meaning of life as an Islander and indulge in this picturesque scenery, cool breezes and serene environment.

Sutera @ Mantanani Island Resort & Spa

Complete your tropical island getaway with a stay at Sutera @ Mantanani Island Resort & Spa wooden bungalows with an ocean view. Its crystal-clear waters offer up to 40 metres visibility for snorkeling and diving escapades.

Sutera @ Mantanani Island Resort & Spa

2 Days 1 Night Package
(Includes 02 Snorkeling Sessions)

Room Type Deluxe Beach Chalet
Includes Extra Bed
No Bed
Single Supplement
Includes Extra Bed
No Bed
Single Supplement
Price Per Person MYR 765 535 MYR 715 500 MYR 615 430 MYR 1,535 1,070 MYR 875 610 MYR 815 570 MYR 695 485 MYR 1,745 1,220

Ext. Night

Price Per Person MYR 565 410 MYR 545 380 MYR 465 325 MYR 1,175 820 MYR 685 480 MYR 645 450 MYR 545 380 MYR 1,375 960


  • Rate Per Person is based on Join-In Tour Basis (shared guide & vehicle).
  • All rates displayed are quoted in Ringgit Malaysia (MYR).
  • All rates are inclusive of 0% Goods and Services Tax (GST).
  • Minimum 2 Adults to go.
  • Schedule land transfer from Magellan Sutera Resort to Rampayan Jetty departs at 07:00 hrs daily. Kindly be present at the lobby 15 minutes before departure.
  • Due to safety concerns, each guest is only allowed to bring 01 piece of cabin baggage / backpack size on-board. Additional luggage will be charged at MYR 50 per bag.


  • Child rate applies for children between 3 - 11 years old
  • Infants below 3 years old is FOC


  • Pick up and drop off from Kota Kinabalu Hotels (excluding Sutera Harbour Resort) is not included in the package. Please enquire with your sales consultant should you require transfer from Kota Kinabalu city hotels to Sutera Harbor Resort - Magellan Sutera for the scheduled land transfer.

Best place for relaxation - Sabah Mantanani

Overview of Location

If you’re looking for a much-needed getaway but don’t want to travel too far, Mantanani Island is perfect for you! Only an hour and 45 minutes’ drive away from Kota Kinabalu and located in the northwest region of Kota Belud, Mantanani Island is famed for its diverse marine life and picturesque scenery. Its crystal-clear waters offer up to 40 metres visibility for snorkelling and diving escapades.

Complete your tropical island getaway with a stay at Sutera @ Mantanani Island Resort & Spa wooden bungalows with an ocean view. There are 20 Beach Chalets and 8 Deluxe Chalets. Its minimalist yet spacious rooms feature a tropical island feel with mosquito-netted beds and rattan furniture to pull the look together, and are fully equipped with air-conditioning and ceiling fans. No pool, no problem! Take a swim in the vast ocean surrounding Sutera @ Mantanani Island Resort & Spa.

Escape the hustle and bustle of urban life, and treat yourself to a trip to Mantanani Island and Sutera @ Mantanani Island Resort & Spa!

Check-in Time: 14:00hrs
Check-out Time: 12:00hrs

Sample Itinerary


  • At 0700hrs, meet at The Magellan Sutera Resort main lobby and depart for a 1 hour and 30 minutes’ drive to Rampayan Jetty, Kota Belud.
  • Upon arrival at Rampayan Jetty, attend a short briefing by the resort’s Guest Services Associate.
  • Thereafter, depart to Mantanani Island. The boat ride may take between 30-45 minutes, depending on weather conditions.
  • Be greeted by the friendly resort's service crew upon arrival and store your luggage.
  • It’s time to relax and live the island life! Proceed with 01 Boat snorkelling session.
  • Return to the resort for a much-needed buffet lunch.
  • After lunch, check-in and settle in to your room at your own leisure. Free and easy to explore the island or partake in other non-motorised sea activities (available upon request).
  • In the evening, high tea will be served in the Restaurant.
  • Take a stroll to admire the gorgeous sunset and tour the nearby local village.
  • Back at the resort, enjoy a sumptuous dinner spread!
  • After dinner, proceed to the last tour of the day to witness the bioluminescent “blue tears” lighting up the waters. This beautiful effect is created by dinoflagellates (algae), which produce a sparkling glow when there is motion in the waters they inhibit.
  • Make your way back to the resort to spend an overnight stay in luxurious accommodation.
Meals Lunch / Hi-tea / Dinner Accommodation Sutera @ Mantanani Island Resort & Spa


  • After a good night’s rest, feast on a hearty breakfast in the restaurant.
  • Proceed for a second boat snorkelling session to explore the beautiful corals and colorful marine life.
  • Upon returning to the resort, freshen up and check out at noon.
  • Partake of lunch in the Restaurant.
  • At 1430hrs, take the boat ride back to Rampayan Jetty (30-45 minutes).
  • Arrive at Rampayan Jetty and depart back to Kota Kinabalu for drop off at The Magellan Sutera Resort main lobby.
Meals Breakfast / Lunch






  • Meals - 01 Breakfast, 02 Buffet Lunch, 01 Hi-tea and 01 Dinner
  • Accommodation - 01 Night Accomodation (Twin-sharing basis with attached bathroom)
  • Includes - Return land (Seat-in Coach) and sea transfers (Magellan Sutera Resort Lobby > Rampayan Jetty > Mantanani Island), Full board meals (Day 1: Buffet Lunch, Hi-tea, Dinner; Day 2: Breakfast & Buffet Lunch), 02 Boat Snorkeling Sessions inclusive of Snorkeling Equipment, Sunset Walk and Village Tour, and complimentary non-motorised sea activities


  • Alcoholic Drinks, Malaysian Tourism Tax (TTX), Personal Travel Insurance, Personal expenses, Peak Season Surcharge (if any), Any Items / activities Not Mentioned

Packing List

Things You Should Bring

  • Log book and diver certification card (For Diver only)
  • Pocket money
  • Sun block lotion
  • Suitable outfit for snorkelling and diving
  • Extra change of clothing
  • Insect repellent
  • Hat/Cap
  • Raincoat
  • Plastic bags to protect your electronic devices or important documents from getting wet
  • You may wish to bring along some food/snacks with you

Things You Should Know

Things You Should Know

  • Basic equipment is provided for snorkelling such as fins, life jackets, and goggles. For convenience, they will be brought on the boat with us on snorkelling trips.
  • An English-speaking guide will be with you during the duration of your stay.
  • Kayaks are also provided and can be used free of charge. Please enquire at the front office so they can assist accordingly.
  • If guests wish to play volleyball, beach ball, board games, or even the trampoline, they are all free of charge. Please enquire at the front office so they can assist accordingly.
  • During snorkelling season, there will be two (2) snorkelling sessions: the first session is after registration upon arrival on the island and the second session is the day before departure. Enquire directly at the front office and they will arrange accordingly. If you wish to go on more than two snorkelling sessions, you may need to charter a boat which will cost approximately MYR2800.
  • For guests interested in diving, they will be directed to another agent. Please enquire at our front office and they will assist accordingly.
  • The boat journey to Mantanani Island may not be suitable for pregnant women as the boat ride may be bumpy depending on the sea condition.
  • We do not encourage you to book your flight on the day you depart Mantanani Island back to Kota Kinabalu. This is due to unpredictable sea and weather conditions that may result in cancellation of boat departure from Mantanani Island to the mainland.
  • In the event if we encounter bad weather condition or unforeseen circumstances which render cancellation of last boat transfer out of the island for safety reasons; all relevant lodging costs for the overnight stay will be arranged and paid for by the resort in lieu of the cost staying in Mantanani. There will be no further claims or refunds for such incidental circumstances.
  • Liability Release Form MUST be understood and signed by the participant before the tour commences.
  • Weather conditions: We cannot predict the weather conditions these days for scuba diving even for the best season.
  • Standard check-in and check-out times for most hotels & resorts are 1400 Hrs & 1200 Hrs. However, check-in & check-out times may vary depending on each accommodation. So kindly check with us to get accurate check-in & check-out times of your accommodation.
  • Effective as of 1st September 2017, the Tourism and Culture Ministry of Malaysia will be implementing a Malaysian Tourism Tax (TTX). Foreign tourists will be required to pay a flat rate of MYR 10 per room per night regardless of accommodation star level. The TTx is to be paid upon check-in. Malaysians or permanent residents residing in Malaysia are exempted from TTx and is required to present a valid identification upon check-in for the exemption.

Important Notes

Important Notes

  • This package is based on join-in basis of shared guide and transport vehicle. Private Guide or Tour is available upon request at a reasonable fee. Please inform us when making the bookings.
  • Your safety is our top priority. Should the weather or sea conditions render it unsafe to proceed for this tour, Mantanani Island Booking Centre reserves the right to change or cancel tour. Tour will be refunded accordingly.
  • Departure time is approximate and varies from different hotels due to traffic conditions, please reconfirm with our staffs. Should the transport be delayed, please call the relevant telephone number as stated on the voucher before making alternative arrangements.
  • Mantanani Island Booking Centre reserves the right to alter routes, timetables, itineraries and accommodation reserved should conditions beyond our control render it necessary.
  • Tipping is like giving a hug. Although it’s never expected, it’s always very much appreciated.

Travel Tips

Travel Tips

  • Formerly known as Mantanani Island Overnight – Viva Mantanani Resort.
  • Your belongings may get wet. You can bring along waterproof bags such as dry bags or plastic bags to keep your belongings nice and dry!
  • Before going out for some fun in the sun, you may bring along some SPF50 sunscreen and an umbrella to protect your skin.

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