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Magic Island Dive Resort

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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good12%
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  • Terrible2%
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“mandarin fish”(13 reviews)
“dive resort”(34 reviews)
“whale sharks”(19 reviews)
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Free Wifi
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3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

It was quite a trip to get to Magic Island Dive Resort, but worth it. The staff is friendly, helpful, and professional. There was a variety of dishes for each meal and all you coul eat. Alcoholic drinks were extra but very reasonable.

Thank Colfod
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

Getting to the resort is an adventure, but once you’re there the journey slips away and relaxation takes over. The place is small enough to have a private feel, yet it is large enough to provide full service. The food was fresh, plentiful, and delicious....More

Thank Jennifer P
Response from MagicIslandTeam, Manager at Magic Island Dive ResortResponded 6 July 2018

Thanks for the review it was great to have you guys here also. Looking forward to your return sometime in the future

Reviewed 28 June 2018

The best part about staying at Magic Island Resort is that you can dive when ever you want. Just grab a tank, sign the board and off you go with your buddy. The house reef is amazing, as are the walls of Pescador Island, and...More

Thank MissLiss82
Response from MagicIslandTeam, Manager at Magic Island Dive ResortResponded 6 July 2018

Thank you for the great review we are all happy you enjoyed your stay.

Reviewed 19 June 2018

We lead a group of 14 divers and 4 snorkellers to stay at Magic Island and they catered for us in every way. Nothing was too hard for them as they provided their boats for all of us as we dived the area every day....More

Thank Jetty D
Response from MagicIslandTeam, Manager at Magic Island Dive ResortResponded 6 July 2018

Thanks for the great review and the fantastic photos, we all look forward to seeing you again someday

Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

We had 8 nights there as a base to dive Moalboal and do the Oslob Whaleshark day trip following a week on a Liveaboard out on Tubbataha. If you are a diver looking to do the ‘macro stuff’ at Moalboal you need to seriously consider...More

Thank Jon W
Response from MagicIslandTeam, Manager at Magic Island Dive ResortResponded 6 July 2018

Thanks for the great review, we are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
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US$92 - US$94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$92 - US$94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
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lee2806old
31 May 2018|
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Response from mantabrother2 | Reviewed this property |
not too far but a taxi or motorcycle taxi needed one of the girls that works there her father has a motorcycle taxi that is good to take you out not sure about evenings though probably have to book a car very narrow road... More
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Hannah M
27 April 2018|
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Response from Frank J | Reviewed this property |
We had a 10 dive package, but I have a quote for a single shore/boat dive of PHP 2,750 which equates to about £40. Obviously, the more dives in you package, the cheaper it becomes. If you have to hire equipment, that is an... More
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nOntario
8 April 2018|
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Response from Mark H | Reviewed this property |
No, unfortunately there isn't a beach.
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"My brother and I shared a room that was just right. There was a view of the bay from the baloney."
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"Rooms nearer the ocean are subject to some early morning boat traffic noise"
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"Spend the extra money and get bungalow #1 closest to the water."
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"i love chalet number 1 as its looking down over the sea wall"
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