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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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My wife enjoyed the visit here.

We had our lunch here and had heavy rain, so we did not see much of the place. the food was not... read more

Reviewed May 19, 2017
Luke T
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Gingoog City, Philippines
Big and Full of Surprises

A little far from the city proper but it's worth the trip. If you just plan to visit and not stay... read more

Reviewed May 6, 2017
Ram_B1969
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Cebu City, Philippines
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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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+63 917 625 2467
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"award winning"
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"eagle center"
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"swimming pool"
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"lunch buffet"
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Reviewed May 19, 2017

We had our lunch here and had heavy rain, so we did not see much of the place. the food was not that good nor was the service of the resort, plus parking in not on site. I would not recommend it.More

Thank Luke T
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Malagos-Garden, General Manager at Malagos Garden Resort, responded to this reviewResponded May 25, 2017

Hello Luke T, We are glad to know your wife enjoyed her visit. We would like to know more of your insight with regards to our food and service. Which particular aspect of each did you find dissatisfactory? So we can relay and work on...More

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Reviewed May 6, 2017

A little far from the city proper but it's worth the trip. If you just plan to visit and not stay overnight, then try to save 3 hours or longer for you to explore and fully enjoy the place. I was there with my family,...More

Thank Ram_B1969
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Malagos-Garden, General Manager at Malagos Garden Resort, responded to this reviewResponded May 11, 2017

Hello Ram_B1969, Sounds like you had so much fun with the family at the resort. Our staff will be overwhelmed with joy when I let them know of your positive feedback. Thank you and we hope to see you back here! In service, MGR Management

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Reviewed May 5, 2017

Quite far from the city centre. It is on the way to the Philippine Eagle Center. The cab driver that we tried to get wouldn't take us there unless we pay a flat rate of Php 800 one way so we decided to rent a...More

Thank elviep2014
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Malagos-Garden, General Manager at Malagos Garden Resort, responded to this reviewResponded May 11, 2017

Hello elviep2014, Yes, the resort is en route to the Philippine Eagle Center Foundation. On a meter basis it would only cost around more or less PHP350 from the downtown part of the city. The cab driver overcharged you more than double the usual fare....More

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Reviewed April 30, 2017

I enjoyed our short visit to Malagos. Plants and flowers were beautiful. My favorite, though, was the bird petting area. In a huge aviary that we could walk in, parakeets, cockatiels, and love birds flew freely and were not afraid of us b/c they knew...More

Thank JanaK123
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Malagos-Garden, General Manager at Malagos Garden Resort, responded to this reviewResponded May 2, 2017

Hello JanaK123, Thank you for visiting us. Glad to know you enjoyed the Bird Feeding Dome and hopefully that little "chat" with one of our birds as well. Hopefully, you can visit us again and try out other activities in the resort! Maybe a calesa...More

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Reviewed April 28, 2017 via mobile

Very beautiful landscape, noteworthy activity to do is bird feeding. Very delicious chocolate ice cream, the best choco in the country so far. Nice to visit again.More

Thank Roxane M
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Malagos-Garden, General Manager at Malagos Garden Resort, responded to this reviewResponded May 2, 2017

Hello Roxane, Thank you for dropping by. We're glad to know that you enjoyed your visit. You should try our chocolate-making activity next time when you visit again! Thank you so much for your feedback. Our staff will be happy to know of your positive...More

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Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

I have been here a number of times for the past couple of years. Whenever i have visitors from other cities, i always take them here as one of our stops. There are a lot of thing to see and do in Malagos garden, there's...More

Thank iPesky
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Malagos-Garden, General Manager at Malagos Garden Resort, responded to this reviewResponded May 2, 2017

Hello iPesky! We sincerely apologise for the dissatisfaction. Just to let you know, our PHP450 breakdown consists of PHP200 entrance fee and the remaining PHP250 for the lunch buffet. We have already informed our staff regarding this matter and have been working on improving our...More

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Reviewed April 6, 2017

We especially liked the bird feeding dome. The petting zoo was great but it reeked with the smell of manure. It wasn't very presentable. The chocolate museum was also a great feat. Four stars because they need to improve their food. We went their past...More

Thank jedainz
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Malagos-Garden, General Manager at Malagos Garden Resort, responded to this reviewResponded April 7, 2017

Hello jedainz, Most of our guests enjoy the bird feeding dome too and is quite impressed with our Chocolate Museum as well. However, we sincerely apologize for the dissatisfication and the inconvenience we may have caused. Will take note of your review and will let...More

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Reviewed March 30, 2017 via mobile

We went there that time raining. The place is nice. They have a cocoa but we cant buy because its expensive.More

Thank Aurora M
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Malagos-Garden, General Manager at Malagos Garden Resort, responded to this reviewResponded March 31, 2017

Hello Aurora M! We consider our cocoa affordable considering our beans are from Trinitario which are considered one of the finest cacao beans in the world. Our cacao beans are sourced from our unique terroir and singular locale which carry with them a more distinctive...More

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Reviewed March 24, 2017 via mobile

First visited 12 years ago since been heavily developed. Interesting with a wide variety of things to see and do. New chocolate museum a bit jumbled but interesting. Disappointed the winery not open but well worth a visitMore

Thank paulapple
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Malagos-Garden, General Manager at Malagos Garden Resort, responded to this reviewResponded March 31, 2017

Hello paulapple, It's always nice to be visited again by guests whom shared a piece of their past/childhood at Malagos. We did put in an extra effort in renovating the entire place and offering new products and services. We're glad you noticed. We really appreciate...More

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Reviewed March 11, 2017 via mobile

I brought my kids here for the 1st time even if we are only from Davao.They were so happy with all the animals they saw. They enjoyed the bird feeding, the science discovery area, the butterfly sanctuary, the zoo (farm animals). I highly recommend this...More

Thank crisbelmae
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Malagos-Garden, General Manager at Malagos Garden Resort, responded to this reviewResponded March 31, 2017

Hello crisbelmae, We're very happy that you and your kids enjoyed your tour at the resort. I suggest when you come back and visit you can try our kids rope course or our DIY chocolate making at the Malagos Chocolate Laboratory. It's a must! Thank...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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