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Malagos Garden Resort

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Malagos, Baguio District | Calinan, Davao City, Davao City, Mindanao 8000, Philippines
+63 917 625 2467
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Not impressed

I guess I have higher expectations. I was looking forward for a nice view view over looking davao... read more

Reviewed December 29, 2017
joann c
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Good Place for Photoshoots

The place is a big garden run by a chocolate manufacturer. It'd be a nice venue for a photoshoot... read more

Reviewed December 22, 2017
MeowPaws
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Be one with nature and rediscover Malagos!
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good43%
  • Average19%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Malagos, Baguio District | Calinan, Davao City, Davao City, Mindanao 8000, Philippines
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Reviewed December 29, 2017 via mobile

I guess I have higher expectations. I was looking forward for a nice view view over looking davao. We paid $600 per person for a lunch buffet. The choices are not impressive. The bbq was cooked indoors, the smoke filled the hall. We smell like...More

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Malagos-Garden, Manager at Malagos Garden Resort, responded to this reviewResponded January 2, 2018

Dear Ms. Joann c, Thank you for taking time to write a review for us. We are sorry that you expected for an overlooking view of the city. We are a 12-hectare garden resort with several attractions, but we did not promote about having an...More

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Reviewed December 22, 2017

The place is a big garden run by a chocolate manufacturer. It'd be a nice venue for a photoshoot; but be sure to spray on some insect repellant. The chocolate ice cream was yummy!More

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Malagos-Garden, Manager at Malagos Garden Resort, responded to this reviewResponded December 25, 2017

Dear MeowPaws, Thank you for taking time to write a short review for us. We are glad that you find our resort a nice venue for photoshoot! We agree that it is better to be cautious and put on some insect repellent. We are a...More

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Reviewed December 19, 2017 via mobile

This is a great place to do family bonding especially with your teenagers:)to relax and to explore. Nature wellness is superb,they have the butterfly interaction and birds too.a museum and different outdoor activities.More

Thank Christine D
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Malagos-Garden, Manager at Malagos Garden Resort, responded to this reviewResponded December 21, 2017

Dear Ms Christine D, Thank you very much for taking time to write a review for us and giving us a god rating. Indeed, it is our wish that family will spend time to bond in our garden resort and enjoy, relax or however they...More

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Reviewed December 11, 2017

Nice place. Good for picture taking. Had lunch here. Food was okey. Their chocolate was really good. Bought some.More

Thank Marlyn S
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Malagos-Garden, Manager at Malagos Garden Resort, responded to this reviewResponded December 12, 2017

Dear Ms. Marlyn S, Thank you very much for writing a review and giving us a good rating. We truly appreciate guest comments as this inspires us to continuously do better to improve our product, facilities and services. We hope to have you again at...More

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Reviewed December 4, 2017 via mobile

Widespread planting of Bromeliads despite government health advice creates this mosquito ridden trap. This as well as “nickel & diming” practices, prices rising mysteriously from dining room to payment at front desk and broken promises to refund or waive excess unexpected charges means if you...More

4  Thank Chrisshipp
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Malagos-Garden, General Manager at Malagos Garden Resort, responded to this reviewResponded December 7, 2017

Dear Mr. Chrisshipp, Thank you for taking time to write a review for us. We are sad that you had an unsatisfactory experience during your visit and the concern about bromeliads. We only have a few bromeliads at the resort, one among the wide variety...More

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Reviewed November 12, 2017

Place is nice and for a younger more active crowd so they should look into providing activities and attractions for an older set. The chocolate museum was very interesting but their chocolates sooo expensive. Place looked unkempt and tired. The restaurant is a bit pricey...More

1  Thank RaffySun61
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Malagos-Garden, Manager at Malagos Garden Resort, responded to this reviewResponded November 14, 2017

Dear Mr. RaffySun61 Thank you for your visit and taking your time to write a review for us. We are saddened about your experience on the “dawa” seeds. We packed the seeds in small amount (but not 10 pieces), enough for everyone to get a...More

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Reviewed October 21, 2017 via mobile

I found the best chocolate ice cream best paired with coco nibs and mint. A must try when you drop by their chocolate factory. The museum showcased different tools and innovations about the production of chocolates. The lunch buffet was not good though. Pretty basic...More

Thank Ringo T
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Malagos-Garden, Manager at Malagos Garden Resort, responded to this reviewResponded October 22, 2017

Dear Ringo T, Thank you for taking time to write a review and giving us a good rating. We regret to hear that you did not find our lunch buffet good. Rest assured that we take your comments seriously and will find ways to continuously...More

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Reviewed October 20, 2017 via mobile

Very well organized, clean and friendly staffs. Cacao chocolate is a must here. The birds, butterflies and other animals are beautiful. It's a nice and relaxing place to visit. We didn't stay at their hotel but it looks good...maybe next visitMore

Thank Raf O
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Malagos-Garden, Manager at Malagos Garden Resort, responded to this reviewResponded October 22, 2017

Der Raf O, Thank you for taking time to write a review and giving us a perfect rating. We are glad that you had a fun visit and find it relaxing. And thank you for noticing the cleanliness and our friendly staff. Hope you can...More

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Reviewed October 19, 2017

We went here after our trip from Eden. It is a well-maintained property, given how difficult it is maintaining a garden. Someone who loves nature will definitely enjoy here. It was raining when we went here, so we weren't able to fully enjoy as it...More

Thank pastelprism
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Malagos-Garden, Manager at Malagos Garden Resort, responded to this reviewResponded October 22, 2017

Dear pastelprism, Thank you for taking time to write a review and giving us a good rating. We regret that we have to charge for some activities. As much as we want to give it for free, it really entail cost to maintain them. We...More

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Reviewed October 15, 2017

Malagos is really known for its chocolate, but has the added bonus of having its chocolate making factory in the midst of this garden. The bird dome is definitely worth a visit, so is the chocolate factory. You can even make your own chocolate at...More

Thank blessie
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Malagos-Garden, Manager at Malagos Garden Resort, responded to this reviewResponded October 19, 2017

Dear Ms. Blessie, We truly appreciate your making time to write a review for us. Chocolate-making is so much fun, currently at PhP450 for 200 grams. We make our own ice-cream using good-quality ingredients including the award-winning Malagos chocolate for our Tableya ice cream. Currently,...More

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Sam15182028
November 19, 2017|
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Response from Malagos-Garden | Property representative |
Surely! For quotation, you may contact (082) 2211545
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novcy
October 9, 2017|
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Response from Malagos-Garden | Property representative |
Hi Novcy! Currently our Entrance Fee only is at P200 per person, except for Sunday which is P225 per person with Bird Show at 10:30AM. *Rates may change without prior notice. Our Lunch Buffet on weekends (currently at... More
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rhuovel s
September 11, 2017|
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Response from Malagos-Garden | Property representative |
Hi Ms rhuovel, please provide us with your contact details (mobile number and email address). You may also contact us at 09176252467 or pm us at our FB page Malagos Garden Resort Davao.
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