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    Hippocampus Beach Resort

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    Overview
    • Excellent45%
    • Very good28%
    • Average15%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible5%
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    “pork chop” (3 reviews)
    “dive shop” (12 reviews)
    “beach resort” (9 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 113 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Loved it here, nice hotel, rooms are very clean, sweet and very friendly personel. Diveschool at the hotel, so that is perfect! Beautiful beach, so nice to have breakfast here. The Young Hotel manager who listens to his clients and is very friendly and helpfull...great...More

    Thank Wen84
    Response from hipporesort, Manager at Hippocampus Beach ResortResponded 4 days ago

    Hello and thank you for the good comments! We are happy that you enjoyed the good partnership with Devocean and we hope to see you again. Cheers, Stefan

    Reviewed September 13, 2017 via mobile

    We stayed there for 4 nights and dived with Devocean. The superior room is basic but has pretty much everything you need if you are here to dive. Comes with hot water, a/c, fan, safety box and mini fridge. They changed the towels and made...More

    Thank Xinru F
    Response from hipporesort, Manager at Hippocampus Beach ResortResponded 4 days ago

    Hi Xinru, thank you for your nice feedback and your warm words! Right now we are renovating all our rooms, renew the interior and getting some nice blankets. :) It was a pity that it was raining when we had the live music here, but...More

    Reviewed September 7, 2017

    Stayed at this hotel from the 1st-3rd Sept and enjoyed our stay here. We arrived at the island at 6am on the 1st Sept and waited at the lobby for the reception to open at 7am. Slept by the beach in front of the lobby...More

    Thank emalinalim
    Response from hipporesort, Manager at Hippocampus Beach ResortResponded September 9, 2017

    Hello Abdul, thank you so much for your nice review. We gave the good comments already to the staff. Definitely write us a email if ever you are planning to stay with us again. Cheers and sunny greetings from Malapascua, Stefan

    Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

    It's just what you need if you come to dive. With a great dive center on it. So you just check in and enjoy your diving! The only thing that I would improve: the Wi-Fi doesn't exist in the rooms. The restaurant is really good...More

    Thank Ferran S
    Response from hipporesort, Manager at Hippocampus Beach ResortResponded September 9, 2017

    Hi Ferran, thank you for staying with us and thank you for the review! We are already working on improving our Wi-Fi. The island is provided with internet since 5 years, but the options are still limited. :) Cheers and sunny greetings from Malapascua, Stefan

    Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

    We just spent 2 Lovely Nights at Hippocampus. We stayed at the beachfront room and it was just lovely! The beach is literally at your door step. I just enjoyed waking up and a few steps away i am already in the water. The Staff...More

    Thank KingRegis
    Response from hipporesort, Manager at Hippocampus Beach ResortResponded September 9, 2017

    Hello Regis, thank you for your review and thank you for the nice words! Definitely write us a mail whenever you are planning to come back! :) Cheers and sunny greetings from Malapascua, Stefan

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • US$39 - US$44 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #2 Top resorts Hotel in Malapascua Island
    • #5 On the Beach Hotel in Malapascua Island
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 18
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    • Cebu Island >
    • Malapascua Island
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    Alfred C
    December 31, 2016|
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    Response from hipporesort | Property representative |
    Hi there, fins should be OK... the dive shop uses open heel fins which means your front part of your foot slips in and an adjustable rubber strap goes behind your ankle. The only problem might be booties... not sure if they... More
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    "Non-aircon rooms are quite cosy and cooling"
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    "Double check the air-con and wifi with staff while booking. At lease you should have their promise in writing!"
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    "Beach front rooms nice but near the bar/noise. Back of garden much quiter"
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    "Stay on rooms near the beach front, it really gives a good view in the morning."
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