Known for its stunning reefs, wreck diving, caves and fascinating and colourful marine life, Borneo is an excellent diving destination. Head to Sabah for the best experience as it is renowned as the finest diving destination in Malaysia.

The tear-drop shaped island on Sipadan,off the East coast, is breathtaking and a short boat trip will take you to mesmerising marine world which is populated by beautiful reefs and rainbow-coloured schools of fish.

Below is a list of our favourite Borneo diving destinations, perfect for both families or couples enjoying a romantic honeymoon. For the ultimate experience, combine a beach holiday with a jungle tour in Malaysian Borneo

Properties for Diving in Borneo

Gaya Island Resort

Sabah, Malaysian Borneo

Located 15 minutes off the coast of Kota Kinabalu and accessible only by boat, Gaya Island Resort is the ultimate tropical retreat. This luxury boutique hotel in Sabah, Borneo, is fringed …

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Kapalai Dive Resort

Malaysian Borneo

A few minutes by boat from the islands of Sipadan and Mabul and a whole new world away, the Kapalai Dive Resort in Sabah is the ideal destination for divers looking for one of the best divin…

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