Featuring architecture inspired by homes of the Bajau people, Dragon Inn provides the unique and unusual experience of living in a traditional water village.
Dragon Inn Floating Resort are built over shallow sea consisting of 70 guest houses, rooms and dorms, open-air restaurant and conference rooms, connected by walkways.
It is a landmark of Semporna and widely known as Semporna Floating, This resort marked its success when selected as one of the destinations for the international event Eco-Challenge 2000 and is also crowned with the name Royal Resort as the resort welcomes a royal visit almost every year.
Arrival at the resort brings you to a peaceful paradise, internally decorated with local tradition in mind. It promises comfort to those seeking for a more meaningful vacation.
Your journey to paradise starts here!
Dragon Inn offers charmingly simple yet comfortable and affordable lodging, with a fantastic view of the surrounding tranquil sea.
Guests like you who come to Semporna for their diving trips choose to stay here on the mainland as an inexpensive alternative to island accommodation. Our resort is indeed an excellent jump-off point for your island adventures as there are several dive operators located near our premises with boats ready to go.
Being not far from town, you will also enjoy easy foot and road access. The town centre is only a few minutes walk away, and public transportation is available at the resort entrance to take you anywhere in Semporna and as far as Tawau Airport.
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Getting to Semporna
Semporna is about an hour ride by taxi from Tawau Airport or two hours by minibus from Tawau’s town centre. You are more than welcome to contact us for transport assistance.
Flying to Tawau
Tawau Airport is the closest airport to Semporna. You can fly direct to Tawau from Kota Kinabalu, Sandakan or Kuala Lumpur with Air Asia and Malaysia Airlines. Connecting flights are available via Kota Kinabalu or Kuala Lumpur.
Flying to Kota Kinabalu or Kuala Lumpur
Kota Kinabalu is the state capital of Sabah, Malaysian Borneo, and Kuala Lumpur is the capital of Malaysia. Many international carriers can fly you to either of these cities.