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    Pura Vida Beach & Dive Resort

    Washington Road | District 3, Dauin, Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental 6217, Philippines
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    Overview
    • Excellent56%
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    • Average10%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Our family spent an amazing week at Pura Vida in Dauin! Loved the resort staff, dive team, and owner Chris! We were at the resort attending Kids Sea Camp and the entire Pura Vida resort and Sea Explorer dive teams were incredibly attentive to anything...More

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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We had high expectations coming here, but were somehow a bit disappointed without being able to point out the reason directly. Maybe it was the fact we are no divers and this is a dive resort. Maybe it is the fact that the cosy bamboo...More

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    Response from SeaEx-VidaManagement, Manager at Pura Vida Beach & Dive ResortResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for your review of our Resort. We are very much saddened by your disappointment. The management is always there to address any issues in the resort and could have addressed your feedback immediately in order to ensure that you're having a pleasant stay...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Pura Vida is a great little resort. Rooms are clean, staff is friendly and helpful, food is excellent. Affiliated dive shop is also excellent. I have stayed 4 times in the last two years. Breakfast is included. Seaside rooms are a little more. Prices are...More

    Thank 10RatsRock
    Response from SeaEx-VidaManagement, Manager at Pura Vida Beach & Dive ResortResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you so much for your review of our resort! We feel very much honored to be your favorite resort in the whole Philippines :) We hope to see you again in the near future! The dive center also says thank you! You can also...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    I had a great experience staying a Pura Vida during my scuba diving trip to Dauin. The staff was incredibly accommodating and made me feel right at home. The dive staff at Sea Explorers also did a fantastic job introducing me to diving and getting...More

    Thank Josh F
    Response from SeaEx-VidaManagement, Manager at Pura Vida Beach & Dive ResortResponded 4 weeks ago

    Hi Josh! Thank you so much for your review of our resort. We are glad to hear that you felt at home and that you enjoyed your Open Water course with our Dive Center. Feel free also to leave a review of the dive center...More

    Reviewed June 10, 2017

    We stayed here for one week as part of a small dive club group. We had a free-standing bungalow away from the beach that was clean, comfortable, and reasonably quiet. The staff, facilities and diving were all wonderful. The food and drink were excellent for...More

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    Response from SeaEx-VidaManagement, Manager at Pura Vida Beach & Dive ResortResponded July 7, 2017

    Thank you very much for your review of our Resort. We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and we hope to see you again soon. Best regards from the whole Pura Vida Family.

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Airport Transportation
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
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    • Spa
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    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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    • US$69 - US$151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #3 Top resorts Hotel in Dauin
    • #3 Spa Hotel in Dauin
    • #4 On the Beach Hotel in Dauin
    • #5 Romantic Hotel in Dauin
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    • Number of rooms
    • 32
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    Davidbrn
    August 19, 2016|
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    Response from Craig T | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry maybe too late pretty sure they'll organise a pickup.Make sure you go to the whale sharks. If you haven't already.Diving,stick with the DM.You won't miss a thing.
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    Mariano A
    January 12, 2015|
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    Response from chrisheim99 | Property representative |
    hi amigo Mariano yes the resort is 20 min.away to the pier.possible as well we have ones a week a dive boot transfer direct from pura vida.hope we are able to help you.hope we catch up soon best regards chris
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    seadocbt
    November 30, 2014|
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    Response from chrisheim99 | Property representative |
    hi bill great to hear from you.very welcome back........please send a e-mail to our cebu office they arrange everything for you best regards from the philippines chris
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    "I choose the off beach hotel and save money. I only sleep in the room."
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    "Closer to the beach might be nicer, but anywhere is good."
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    "Small size and individual cottage format make virtually any choice a good one."
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    "My ocean view room was quiet and comfortable."
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