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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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Rainy day at the resort

Umbrellas were provided as it was raining at the resort. We enjoyed the Butterfly Sanctuary at the... read more

Reviewed August 2, 2017
Gerardo R
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Quezon City, Philippines
Educational day at Malagos

We came here during lunch time after visiting Philippine Eagle Center, which is just a... read more

Reviewed July 30, 2017
tianneXtianne
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Be one with nature and rediscover Malagos!
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good43%
  • Average19%
  • Poor8%
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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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+63 917 625 2467
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"chocolate museum"
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"butterfly sanctuary"
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"bird feeding"
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"make your own"
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"dark chocolate"
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"goat cheese"
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"chocolate ice cream"
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"award winning"
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"eagle center"
in 14 reviews
"plants and flowers"
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"swimming pool"
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"lunch buffet"
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"horseback riding"
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"peace and quiet"
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"stay overnight"
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Reviewed August 2, 2017

Umbrellas were provided as it was raining at the resort. We enjoyed the Butterfly Sanctuary at the resort. The buffet was lunch was not that good. We also visited the chocolate factory at the resort.More

Thank Gerardo R
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Malagos-Garden, Manager at Malagos Garden Resort, responded to this reviewResponded August 24, 2017

Dear Mr. Gerardo G, Thank you very much for your kind review. We are glad that you enjoyed the Butterfly Sanctuary. We have noted you concern about the lunch buffet. We will look into this. We truly appreciate your taking time to share your comments...More

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Reviewed July 30, 2017

We came here during lunch time after visiting Philippine Eagle Center, which is just a 15pesos-motorcycle ride away. Malagos Garden Resort is located in the highway so it's easy to spot going to PEC. Entrance fee is P200 and you can tour the resort and...More

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Malagos-Garden, Manager at Malagos Garden Resort, responded to this reviewResponded August 24, 2017

Dear tianneXtianne, Thank you very much for your visit and taking time to write a review. We have noted your suggestion about the entrance fee. Our Entrance Fee includes access to the Bird Feeding dome, Petting Zoo, Noah’s Deck, Zen Garden, Chocolate Museum, Butterfly dome,...More

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Reviewed July 24, 2017

commuting to here from davao city was quire a challenge. we took 2 jeepney, a van and a tricycle just to get here. travel time from city proper is more or less 2.5 hours depending on traffic conditions. entrance fee is at P200, which would...More

Thank Ana L
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Reviewed July 21, 2017

Yes, I say the makeover is satisfying because it's now far from the old garden resort it used to be. I so love the cutie lovebirds that were trained to feed from guests' hands...The experience was so ticklish and yet so exhilarating. Next, I loved...More

1  Thank Shalom G
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Malagos-Garden, Manager at Malagos Garden Resort, responded to this reviewResponded August 24, 2017

Dear Shalom G, Thank you for your very kind words. We have fun reading your review and we very much like how you describe your experience with us. We are giggling! Your comments inspired us to continue to find more ways to improve our facilities...More

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Reviewed July 15, 2017 via mobile

Getting there - we took a jeep to Bankerohan then an L3 van to Calinan then motor taxi to Malagos. (It's worth the long ride) We had lunch at the cafe (absolutely loved the seafood kare-kare) We decided to walk the route instead of joining...More

Thank Januspaggers
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Malagos-Garden, Manager at Malagos Garden Resort, responded to this reviewResponded August 24, 2017

Dear Januspaggers, Thank you very much for your review and perfect 5 rating. We are very glad that you find your visit "worth the long ride", and we are overjoyed to know that you had a great time and noticed the beautiful landscaping and garden...More

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Reviewed July 5, 2017

I think the entrance fee is pricey and it is sad that you cannot dine to the restaurant without paying the entrance fee. it would be good if they have that option. we ended just buying chocolate which tastes really good.More

Thank Anne P
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Malagos-Garden, Manager at Malagos Garden Resort, responded to this reviewResponded August 24, 2017

Dear Ms. Anne P, Thank you for your visit and review. We are happy to know that you liked the taste of our Malagos chocolate, though we regret that you find our entrance fee pricey. Our entrance fee actually includes access to the Bird Feeding...More

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Reviewed June 17, 2017

Fun! Had it not been too hot, we would have stayed longer! Since I was 8, we go to malagos on weekends. But I haven't been here in a while and so much has changed. I'm happy about the chocolate museum. I hope they expand...More

Thank Snob_Belly
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Malagos-Garden, General Manager at Malagos Garden Resort, responded to this reviewResponded June 21, 2017

Hello Snob_Belly! We're glad to know you and your 8-year-old self are happy with the improvements. We hope we'd get more popular too so more people would be aware of all the amazing homegrown products Davao could produce and educate more people of sustainable tourism....More

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Reviewed June 10, 2017

Upon entering you can already notice that the place was very good. Their lobby was huge and stylish. Then they will ask you if you will avail their buffet lunch.Then you will pay for the entrance fee then they will give the map. Upon seeing...More

Thank Jerrilyn B
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Malagos-Garden, General Manager at Malagos Garden Resort, responded to this reviewResponded June 21, 2017

Hello Jerrilyn B! I quite enjoyed reading your review. It's as if your enthusiasm came across through your words. We're very happy to know you enjoyed your visit and will surely let our staff know as well. Thank you so much for the positive feedback!...More

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Reviewed June 5, 2017 via mobile

Even if its an hour away. Great to spend a whole they in. Entrance plus lunch buffet was good value at p550/$11 approx. Chocolate museum was similar to what you would find in developed countries, and kids would enjoy the playgrounds and obstacle courses /...More

Thank Niel D
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Malagos-Garden, General Manager at Malagos Garden Resort, responded to this reviewResponded June 21, 2017

Hello Niel D! We're glad to know that you find the resort up to par with your standards. Thank you so much for your feedback and we hope you can come back again! In service, MGR Management

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Reviewed May 26, 2017 via mobile

Malagos is one of the famous tourist spots in Davao. Travel time is almost 2 hours if it is traffic from downtown area. It is child friendly place and they have this newly opened chocolate museum which allows visitors to see large chocolate stuffs and...More

Thank Zendy F
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Malagos-Garden, General Manager at Malagos Garden Resort, responded to this reviewResponded June 21, 2017

Hello Zendy F! We're so glad to know you enjoyed the museums and took your time to appreciate our chocolates while there. We'll take note of your dissatisfaction with our gardens and see to it that this will be improved. Thank you so much for...More

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March 14, 2018|
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Response from Malagos-Garden | Property representative |
Malagos Garden Resort is approximately 32km from the city proper. It takes approximately 45mins to an hour from the city or airport. If you have your own car, go straight heading to Ulas, then turn right towards Calinan... More
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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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