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    Magic Island Dive Resort

    Tongo, Basdiot, Moalboal 6032, Philippines
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    1 - 5 of 132 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    My partner and I visited Magic Island with our dive club. We were expertly taken care of the second we stepped off the plane in Cebu. Our room was just beautiful. The food was beautifully prepared with no request being too hard. The diving was...More

    Thank Bree T
    Response from MagicIslandTeam, Manager at Magic Island Dive ResortResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you so much for your review, we pride ourselves on giving the best customer service we can and we are very happy when we see that our hard work has paid off. Thank you again and we are all looking forward to your return....More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Service, Service, Service! The staff knew our names from Day 1! The property was sparkling clean and the service was over the top -- really! The food was real, clean-burning fuel for those of us diving, the staff and owner were ever-present to make sure...More

    Thank Rosa_Goesa
    Response from MagicIslandTeam, Manager at Magic Island Dive ResortResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hi Rosa, Thank you so much for your review it always makes us feel proud to read such a positive comments. I will make sure the rest of the staff here get to read it. Thank you again and see you next time.

    Reviewed July 31, 2017 via mobile

    after a long trip from zürich we arrived in Cebu to be picked up by the resort . The driver was kind and helpful and the car was very comfortable and hat a working AC. When we arrived at the Resort the staff made us...More

    Thank Fox F
    Response from MagicIslandTeam, Manager at Magic Island Dive ResortResponded August 7, 2017

    Thank you for your review, we are very pleased you enjoyed your stay at Magic Island. Yes the house reef is one of our best features, dive shops from all around Moalboal travel here to dive it.

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    Reviewed July 30, 2017 via mobile

    We stayed a week in this little paradise; my husband and me and our 4 young adult kids. For diving mainly but already during the first moments of our stay we knew it would be much more than that. All staff knew us by name...More

    Thank A TripAdvisor Member
    Response from MagicIslandTeam, Manager at Magic Island Dive ResortResponded August 7, 2017

    We are all so very happy that you had a great time at Magic Island on your holidays. Reading reviews like this feels like we have achieved our goals and motivates us to set them even higher. Come back next year and you will see!

    Reviewed July 26, 2017 via mobile

    Our group of 9 people from Melbourne, Australia spent 5 nights at this resort in July 2017. Resort They have 10 cabins only which is perfect size as it's small and intimate, the staff are amazing and all know your name and can't do enough...More

    Thank Edkeo
    Response from MagicIslandTeam, Manager at Magic Island Dive ResortResponded July 31, 2017

    Where so happy you had a great time at our little place in paradise. We are all so proud to here comments like this and it really helps to motivate us to a higher level. I will make sure to pass your review on to...More

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    • Pool
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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Breakfast Available
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Price range
    • US$94 - US$106 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
    • Location
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    • Visayas >
    • Cebu Island >
    • Moalboal
    • Also Known As
    • Magic Island Dive Hotel Moalboal
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    Jarrod t
    February 5, 2016|
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    Response from sandie931 | Reviewed this property |
    Phillipines only accept PHP...... So other currencies are no good. There is an ATM at the airport.....I suggest you get money from there, as although there are ATMs in Moalboal, they are not too reliable, and only one will... More
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    Louie Z
    February 1, 2015|
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    Hi Louie, this is Magic Island. Sorry for the late answer, we were traveling back from our European road show. Please send us your email address and we will send you all the information needed. You can mail us at... More
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