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Potipot Island

1 km from the mainland shore of Uacon, Candelaria, Luzon, Philippines
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A small virgin island

I love the place as it is untouched by human hands. You can see and feel the natural beauty of... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
LouieArcelao
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Toronto, Canada
Great day on a private island

My family and I spent the day on Potipot Island. It was absolutely breathtaking to be on a beach... read more

Reviewed 26 June 2018
Genna H
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“white sand” (23 reviews)
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1 km from the mainland shore of Uacon, Candelaria, Luzon, Philippines
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

I love the place as it is untouched by human hands. You can see and feel the natural beauty of nature away from crowds and garbage.

Thank LouieArcelao
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Reviewed 26 June 2018

My family and I spent the day on Potipot Island. It was absolutely breathtaking to be on a beach and have the mountains as the background. There weren't a lot of amenities there but they do offer small vendors for snacks. The water and sand...More

Thank Genna H
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Reviewed 14 June 2018

Who said this island got no electricity!? Who said this island got nothing to eat!? They got everything now. We stayed here overnight, the room is a little pricey from the condition but of course, you will not be in the room at all time....More

Thank Tida T
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Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

This place is awesome and very cute island, and like a littlle boracay, so much great and bless in this place

Thank falaminiano
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Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

We've stayed at Isla Vista and decided to take a look at Potipot Island. The boat ride is about 3-5mins only. It has clear water with fine white sand. There's a few pitched tent around when we got there and a lot people posing for...More

3  Thank MGracee
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Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

There are a lot of more beautiful and cheaper place to see. Boat rental is too expensive for a short distance travel. Entrace fee is too expensive for overpopulated and underdeveloped small island. Overnight stay is too expensive.

2  Thank Jom d
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Reviewed 3 May 2018

It's less than 10 minutes boat ride from Candelaria beach. We were there just for a day tour and just wanted to see the island. The entrance fee is P300.00 each with free 1 hour kayaking and you can use any table. There's a white...More

3  Thank army24jay
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Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

We did a road trip from Masinloc then took a jeepney to Candelaria less than 50 per head and from there took a tricycle to the Layla pier 20 pesos per head and took a boat for 15minutes to Potipot island... 400 pesos with 4-5...More

3  Thank anamargaritaepanto
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

Coming from "Potipot Gateway Resort", it took about 15mins sea travel via a small motorized boat to Potipot Island. We rented a boat good for 5pax and paid 500 pesos. We arrived on the Island around 6:30am and we headed straight to the registration area....More

3  Thank Giea_20
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Reviewed 11 February 2018

We crossed to the White Island of Potipot via a 'bangka' - a motorboat, barely15-20 mins from our hotel. We paid then off we go to stroll and swim. It is still a virgin island which is really nice. Very low key. You can sit...More

3  Thank LLW1973
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Isla de Potipot Hotel and Beach Resort, Candelaria,, Candelaria, Zambales, Philippines
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