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Buena Vida Resort & Spa

Bounty Beach Daanbantayan, 6013 Philippines See on map
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
Fitness center
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

Thanks to all of the Buena Vida Family! We had a wonderful and very relaxing stay! The beautiful rooms located in this peaceful garden are most comfortable and have spacefull and chilly terasses or balconies! Don’t miss the spa treatments, massages, yoga and great diving!...More

Thank Nadia M
Response from FabienneandSven, Manager at Buena Vida Resort & SpaResponded 15 September 2018

Hello Nadia M. Thank you very much for your warming feedback and staying with us. Was a big pleasure for us hosting you. Hopefully we see you again! Greetings from Malapascua, Buena Vida Family

Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Positives of the resort are: Friendly staff Ambience Yoga and gym Negatives: Kitchen staff serving me meat knowing I am vegan No turn down service Staff not understanding English properly and disorganised with booking logistics Wifi in the evenings (not too concerned about this one...More

Thank Eloise O
Response from FabienneandSven, Manager at Buena Vida Resort & SpaResponded 1 week ago

Dear Ellie, we are sorry that you were not satisfied with your stay, because of your personal issue you are carrying around with you. We tried our best, even prepared for you special food, changed your room and followed up constantly. After you wrote the...More

Reviewed 21 August 2018

We stayed here for three nights and had a lovely time. It is not on the beach, but very close, and by staying here you have the use of the chairs and beach loungers at their sister resort "Ocean Vida", which is only a few...More

Thank JoanneTaichung
Response from FabienneandSven, Manager at Buena Vida Resort & SpaResponded 23 August 2018

Hello JoanneTaichung, we are so happy to see you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you we had been a part of your vacations and leaving your feedback here. Hope to see you again! All the best from Buena Vida Family!

Reviewed 26 July 2018

Prons: Well designed hotel with amazing staff! Spent 7 days here and is quite and comfortable. Did SPA almost ever day and it is amazing. A perfect getaway from the city and close access to the main beach and diving shops. Cons: Wifi is not...More

Thank Michael_Zimu_Zheng
Response from FabienneandSven, Manager at Buena Vida Resort & SpaResponded 23 August 2018

Hi Michael_Zimu_Zheng, thank you very much for leaving your feedback here and staying with us. We will take your reference in notice. Hope to see you again in our resort. Greetings from Buena Vida Family and Malapascua Island.

Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

We flew into Cebu intl airport at 5pm. Then it’s a 4hr drive to Maya port. private transport arranged by the hotel. Costs 5100P = $100. When we were in the van the hotel rang us (on the drivers phone) to ask if we wanted...More

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Response from FabienneandSven, Manager at Buena Vida Resort & SpaResponded 23 August 2018

Hello! Pleasure hosting you with us - would be great to see you again! Thank you very much that we have been a part of your holiday, Greetings from Buena Vida Family!

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
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Multilingual Staff
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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US$87 - US$107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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3 March 2017|
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Response from Pascale M | Property representative |
Dear RLeong, It will depend if you would like to have a private transfer or use the public transportation: Private: The resort can arrange a driver picking you up at the airport, depending your arrival time it will take... More
Room Tips
"I don't think you can make a bad choice with any of the rooms."
22 Dec 2017
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"Try to choose the 1st floor rooms where can have better view of the beach and streets"
13 Jun 2017
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"Avoid 9 with its leaky drain!"
27 Mar 2017
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"Great SPA, massage, and free yoga sessions!"
13 Mar 2017
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