Club Murjan - a Place to Relax by the Sea
by Gill Balchin
Club Murjan is a private club 10 Kms south of Aqaba, located within the Marine Reserve.
It has direct access onto the public beach of the Reserve. Directly in front of the Club there are 3 House reefs perfect for snorkeling and diving: First Bay, Cazar Reef
and Eel Garden
Facilities include: restaurant, pool, bar, showers and changing rooms
Club Murjan is also the base of Seastar Watersports- a PADI 5* Instructor Development Centre
They offer daily guided diving and snorkelling. Courses are also available from Bubbblemaker (8 years), Discover Diving (10 years) and full courses from Scuba Diver to Open water and up to the professional level of Divemaster and Instructor.
Transfer and Entry to Murjan is 9 JD
The bus collects guests from Aqaba Town hotels and Tala Bay Hotels. For Divers, the transfer and entry fee is complimentary.
Pick-up times vary according to which hotel. Please also contact them to confirm transfers or come to their office in Aqaba: Above and Below
, located opposite Days Inn Hotel.
From Aqaba: 09.00-09.10h
From Tala Bay: 09.20-09.30h
Taxi ride to Club Murjan from the downtown costs around 5 JD.
Above and Below Adventures Travel Office - Aqaba
Tel: 00962 (0)3 2013735
Fax: 00962 (0)3 2033735
Mob: 00962 (0)79 5285072- Moufid
Club Murjan and Seastar watersports - South Beach
Tel: 00962 (0)3 2018335
Fax: 00962 (0)3 2018339
Mob: 00962 (0)79 6661137 William
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