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Pristine Beach

Abueg Street, Puerto Princesa, Palawan Island, Philippines
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All good

Beach is good. Prices are ok. But the tricycle is charging 2-way. Management should do something on... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jowy S
via mobile
Not Pristine beach

You have to go and see it just to witness it. So sad- people sunbathing amongst human rubbish... read more

Reviewed February 26, 2018
Anne R
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Whakatane, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand
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  • Excellent12%
  • Very good7%
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3 weeks ago
“All good”
Dec 29, 2017
“Local beach, reminds me of NE Atlantic beach but warm.”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Abueg Street, Puerto Princesa, Palawan Island, Philippines
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beach is good. Prices are ok. But the tricycle is charging 2-way. Management should do something on this. As tourist opinion Pristine should put also approved price list for these transpo.

Thank Jowy S
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Reviewed February 26, 2018

You have to go and see it just to witness it. So sad- people sunbathing amongst human rubbish. Sorry but Pristine beach did not live up to its name. I had no desire to stay and swim.

Thank Anne R
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Reviewed February 2, 2018 via mobile

The beach is built up by mud and dirt from the tide. An okay beach to visit during low tide but messy during high tides. The palm tables it's famous for are nice for relaxing but after sitting there for about an hour the staff...More

Thank cayennewestholm
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Reviewed January 23, 2018

not suitable for swimming. dirty and not pristine at all. so scary with lots of stray dogs roaming around the cottages. the good side was the guard and lady receptionist let us took a look around before getting our entrance fee. they gave us 15...More

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Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

Whoever called this beach pristine, must have been beginner in English not knowing the meaning of the word pristine. The beach is full of plastic trash, the water is brown and stinky and the place is difficult to access after rain. Not to mention that...More

Thank Splichalka
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Reviewed January 21, 2018

Pay to come to what looks like a landfill! Don't wait your time. You get better use of your money when you run out of toilet paper, at least you clean something :)

Thank Edward S
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Reviewed January 16, 2018 via mobile

Definitely not pristine - trash everywhere on the beach, in the water and hidden in the mangroves. Disgusting. And they dare put up signs about being clean and eco-friendly. We didn't even want to be on the beach, we were there to check a boat...More

Thank mylongandwindingroad
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Reviewed December 29, 2017

Nice local beach, their is restrooms(sort of). Live like a local here for sure. Water is warm really all I was hoping for. Our friends brought amazing food to share, so good times.

Thank D B
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Reviewed December 26, 2017 via mobile

Muddy, dirty, smelly and inaccessible. To get there you had to cross the jungle. Definitely overrated

Thank LORENZO C
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Reviewed December 15, 2017 via mobile

I went there twice.Let me tell you!Do not go on weekend, Because indigenous people goes there for making picnic and childrens plays with mud that causes sea to get filthy. Beyond that it is more like a lush mangrove.Intact Nature.Sea is extremely shallow about knee...More

Thank TavellerCan
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