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

July Promotion Now! Applicable for MALAYSIAN only.

Book & Travel Period: Now until 31 July 2020

Room Category

Price Per Room (International)

Price Per Room (Malaysian)

Deluxe Chalet
Inclusive of Scheduled Land Transfer + Boat Transfer + Full Board Meals for 2

Please Enquire

MYR 488 350

Beach Chalet
Inclusive of Scheduled Land Transfer + Boat Transfer + Full Board Meals for 2

Please Enquire

MYR 588 420

Ext. Night

Deluxe Chalet
Inclusive of Full Board Meals for 2

Please Enquire

MYR 440 330

Beach Chalet
Inclusive of Full Board Meals for 2

Please Enquire

MYR 570 400


  • All rates displayed are quoted in Ringgit Malaysia (MYR), on per room per night basis based on twin sharing.
  • All rates are inclusive of 0% Goods and Services Tax (GST).
  • Tourism Tax (TTX) MYR 10 per room per night is applicable for Non-Malaysian (Payable at hotel).
  • Security deposit of MYR 100 per room is required upon check-in and will be refunded upon check-out (less deductions for damaged or lost items (if any) or for other lawful deductions).
  • Inclusions:
    • Full Board Meals
      • Day 1: Buffet Lunch & Coffee/Tea Refreshment, Dinner
      • Day 2: Breakfast, Buffet Lunch
    • Scheduled land & boat transfer (The Magellan Sutera Resort (Main Lobby) -Rampayan Jetty - Mantanani Island - Rampayan Jetty - The Magellan Sutera Resort (Main Lobby))
  • Bedding Type requests are subject to availability.
  • For safety reasons, every guest is only allowed one (1) piece luggage (cabin or backpack size only) on board; otherwise a surcharge MYR 50 nett per luggage will be levied on and will be paid by the guest.
  • Unused package service: No refund will be made for any shortened stay or for any part of the island activities, transfers, meals or etc booked and paid for but not utilized by the guest once the boat has depart from its place of origin.
  • If you wish to extend your stay in the resort, you are required to settle the payment in full for the extended period of stay upon check-out at the resort.
  • Electricity at the Resort is available 24 hours.


  • Third Person sharing room (EXTRA BED) is chargeable as below:
    • Deluxe Chalet:
      • Please Enquire
    • Beach Chalet:
      • Please Enquire


  • Children sharing the same room with their parents (without bed) is chargeable at 40% of the Adult rate.
  • Child is defined as 3 - 11 years old.
  • Infants below 3 years old is FOC.

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: 11:00hrs

Sample Itinerary


  • 07:00hrs: Good Morning! You will depart from the designated location
  • 09:00hrs: Arrive at Rampayan Jetty, Kota Belud. You will need to fill up liability form, and the resort's Guest Services Associate will conduct a briefing before departing to Mantanani Island
  • 10:00hrs: Start our journey to Mantanani Island by boat from Rampayan Jetty, which takes around 30 to 45 minutes (subject to weather condition).
  • Upon arrival at the resort, proceed to Front Office for registration and attend to luggage storing.
  • Gear up for 2 sessions of boat snorkelling and both snorkelling sessions are conducted by resort's in-house snorkelling guide.
  • 13:00hrs: Proceed to have buffet lunch in the restaurant.
  • 14:00hrs: After lunch, proceed to check-in. Free at leisure throughout the afternoon, or you can join any available sea activities (subject to availability & upon request)
  • 15:30hrs: Hi-Tea will be served at restaurant.
  • 17:15hrs: Time to explore more on Mantanani Island. You will be joining Sunset Walk & Village Tour, conducted by the in-house tour guide
  • 19:00hrs: After a long-fruitful day, you will be pampered with delicious dinner at the restaurant.
  • 20:30hrs: Continue the fantastic journey and experience Blue Tears watching in the night tour.
  • Back to resort and have a good night rest.
Meals Lunch / Hi-tea / Dinner Accommodation Sutera @ Mantanani Island Resort & Spa


  • Refreshen yourself, start a new day with a good breakfast. After that free and easy at your free time or you can join any available sea activities (own expenses).
  • 11:00hrs: Check-Out.
  • 13:00hrs: Lunch at restaurant.
  • 14:30hrs: Time to say goodbye and proceed to return to Rampayan Jetty by boat
  • 15:15hrs: Arrived Rampayan Jetty.
Meals Breakfast / Lunch






  • Meals: Full Board
  • Accommodation: 01 Night Accomodation (Twin-sharing basis with attached bathroom)
  • Transfer: Scheduled Boat Transfer (Rampayan Jetty - Mantanani Island - Rampayan Jetty)


  • 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

  • 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.
  • 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.

Scheduled Boat Transfer Schedules


The boat will not be wait for the late check-outs unless prior arrangements have been made with and confirmed by the Resort's officers.

So, be sure your check-out time is not later than 11:00hrs on the day of departure.

Scheduled Boat Transfers Schedules

Check-In / Arrival

Check-Out / Departure

Depart From

Arrive At

Depart From

Arrive At

Rampayan Jetty



Rampayan Jetty





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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