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Evolution Diving Resort

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06/04/2017 06/05/2017
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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed October 1, 2016

I booked Evolution as I was thinking of sparing myself from the hassle of booking a different dive operator and thought it'll be best to book both lodging and diving with them… NOT. Booked the first flight out of Cebu from Manila to reach Malapascua as early as possible thinking it'll be a good excuse to escape the hustle and...

4Thank SmileForYou
Perth, Australia
Reviewed July 29, 2016

My partner and I stayed in the Evolution Dive Resort for week of diving with Evolution. (Review of the diving on the diving trip advisor page) The rooms are simple but nice and very clean. We chose a delux room as we wanted aircon. Because we were on a diving holiday we don't need anything fancy when it comes to...

Thank Danny G
New Plymouth, New Zealand
Reviewed July 24, 2016

In comparasion to other resorts on the island the budget rooms are reasonable as in value for money. The aircon rooms are expensive, but it is an island! The staff are good and the restuarant serves decent food at reasonable prices. BUT! Probably the main reason to come her is the dive centre which is also at the resort. The...

Thank Colin P
Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

We recently enjoyed a wonderful stay at Evolution with a group of friends from Hong Kong. Although we were delayed by 4 hours, our transport to Malapascua was handled with ease. Considering the ride is 3 hrs by van and then a 30 minute boat ride, we were happy to pay the very reasonable price of roughly $25 USD per...

1Thank Alexa S
Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed June 14, 2016

Having stayed in several other places on Malapascua, it was delight to try out Evolution for the first time. The owners Matt and David are super friendly, helpful and takes great care of their guests. The Craic House bar serves excellent food and even sports a wide selection of drinks including a very nice cider. On my last evening they...

1Thank Technotrout
London, England
Reviewed May 31, 2016 via mobile

We arranged a private transfer from Cebu to try to save a bit of time on a fairly short trip which worked out well. The taxi driver was efficient and (relatively) safe, and there was a private boat waiting for us at the pier. When we arrived, the reception staff were friendly and welcomed us etc, I'm sure you have...

Thank sarahholiday12
Reviewed May 23, 2016 via mobile

Overall I can't fault the accommodation or dive facilities provided by this boutique resort. I've travelled to about 50 overseas destinations , and normally there is always a problem. The staff are friendly and helpful and the restaurant food is excellent. I would stay here again.

1Thank Richard S
Stuttgart, Germany
Reviewed May 22, 2016

Hello folks, I went for a short trip to evolition dive resort on malapascua island, PH. let me give a short overview: + big, mostly clean rooms + a lot of service personell taking care of beach equipemnt so now coming to the downside of the hotel and resp. dive center: - the place is really remote - calculate 3...

Thank fabian1986
Bangkok, Thailand
Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

We found the place over marketed compare to what we found on site. On the top of that, our first dive being poorly managed we have decided to cut short our vacation by 5 nights on 7 initially planned.

3Thank Sylvain B
Ho Chi Minh City, null, Vietnam
Reviewed April 20, 2016 via mobile

We visited Malapascua three years ago and enjoyed it so much that we came back, dragging a few more friends with us! We are keen divers and love the variety of underwater seascapes that Malapascua offers...it's not just all thresher sharks (although they are definitely a key attraction)! Evolution really look after you making everything easy...your gear is transported to...

1Thank Lauren B

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Evolution is small and friendly owner operated resort that provides everything you could need to enjoy Malapascua's great diving. We have 16 rooms with a choice of AC or Fan, all within a short distance from our golden white sand beach. The resort is home to one of the most highly rated restaurant on the island, where you'll find food for all palates, and a great selection of vegetarian dishes as well. Just let us know what you need to make your trip great and we'll do our best to make it happen. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Evolution Diving Resort

Address: Malapascua, 6013, Philippines
Location: Philippines > Visayas > Cebu Island > Malapascua Island
Price Range: ₱1,839 - ₱3,877 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Evolution Diving Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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“Rooms opposite the Craic house are nearer the beach and are by the dive assembly area. Rooms in the set back block are quieter and bigger.”
Sharkyrjp, 5 days ago | Read review
“Fan rooms were quite hot, so maybe AC would be the best option. Shower has hot and cold water!”
291beat, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“Our room near the beach had a nice porch to sit on and enjoy the ocean view.”
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635neall, Mar 14, 2017 | Read review
“Would choose a fan room as you don't get much extra but an AC for double the price.”
StefanA585, Mar 4, 2017 | Read review
“Ask for the rooms next to the ocean, so you can wake up with the sound of the morning waves!”
323miguelo, Mar 3, 2017 | Read review
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