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Coral Bay Beach & Dive Resort

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Beachfront
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
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Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Rooms: Rooms are quite dated and musty smelling. They’re essentially native huts with bathrooms. The bathrooms were clean. The beds were markedly uncomfortable and the mosquito netting completely inadequate. It was overall a dingy mess. I did not enjoy the room at all. Grounds: Grounds...More

Thank CharlieRancho85
Response from Ulf W, General Manager at Coral Bay Beach & Dive ResortResponded 14 May 2018

As you booked by booking . com you have to cansle thru them, they have canselation polesy, wee can't change that, from here ! Even you ask 15 times. And deny to pay the front desk. The swamp you mentioned, is a mangrove, part of...More

Reviewed 11 May 2018

the place is beautiful amazing quite nice to relax. but the problems in rooms problems in some staffs problems in one of the receptionist. one the rooms very old smells dead snake in the roof i told the guy to check the roof and the...More

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Reviewed 6 May 2018

I want to start off by saying this was the most incredible place I have ever been to. My girlfriend and I visited from 6 April to 14 April. I wouldn't have stayed any less time as there is so much to explore and it...More

1  Thank twabridgewater
Response from Ulf W, General Manager at Coral Bay Beach & Dive ResortResponded 8 May 2018

Thanks a lot - so seldom our happy guests, give time for a review ! As they got what they expected. opposite most unhappy, who like "revenge" here. Thanks aigen Hope to see you again

Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

I’m sure the diving is wonderful around there and wherever they can take you. But until new management comes to get rid of their instructor and add a few more, this is not a dive resort. Their SINGLE dive instructor was standoffish, reclusive, gave his...More

3  Thank Montgomery S
Response from Ulf W, General Manager at Coral Bay Beach & Dive ResortResponded 13 April 2018

Sorry I can't rekognice who you are at all ? Sound like a bad experience ! No Drew is not resort manager ? He was dive center manager . As no internet - I'm writing this online in this minute ? But yes internet is...More

Reviewed 24 March 2018

This resort is lovely - traditional rooms, really amazing home reef for snorkelling, super friendly Filipino staff - however, the owner made us feel really uncomfortable from the first day, our travel on/off the island was shambolic, drinks are expensive and the food is awful...More

2  Thank CLDtraveller
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Restaurant
Beachfront
Free Internet
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Concierge
Babysitting
Things to do
Restaurant
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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US$60 - US$108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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Price range
US$60 - US$108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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You don’t. Book somewhere else. It’s a dump.
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Response from Ulf W | Property representative |
Wee are placed in Popototutan isl. Van from airport or Coron/drop point 1 houer. From there banca 45 minnets, then you are there ! Sad wee are placed diffrent plases in google map and some travel agentsy, place us wrong... More
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