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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Our group (18 friends with families) visited Cabilao Island and staying at Pura Vida resort for 7 days. Most of us are divers except for the kids, therefore, we mainly come here for diving. The resort is very good, no matter their services and rooms as all rooms with fantastic sea view. Regarding diving, the coral and under water living...

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Running Springs, Caifornia
Reviewed 10 February 2017

Some rooms are on the beach, but those are not the best rooms of the house. The rooms on the beach are next to the very cute dive shop and a long lovely strip of grass lined with palm trees, but you have to go up two flights of stairs to get to reception, the restaurant, the bar, the spa,...

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Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

The hotel was great, the staff make you feel personally welcome and tent to your needs. Always friendly there. The diving was amazing and lots of fun little things to see. Beautiful surroundings and peaceful.

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London
Reviewed 12 December 2016

At the very heart of this resort you understand that the owners, managers and staff believe in and practice being environmentally friendly. The have a complete passion to minimise harm to the environment. From our arrival to departure we were impressed with the standards of service received from all staff. All the employees were very courteous, friendly and helpful, it...

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Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

This is the best place I have stayed for scuba diving so far and by far. "Bigsy" and her EXCELLENT staff made my stay easy by showing a weary traveller (19 hrs. on 3 different flights + bus ride to ferry). At the ferry, Bigsy left nothing to chance. She and her staff took total control of my gear and...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Spa
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Pura Vida Cabilao is situated near the village of Cambaquiz on the north-eastern point of the island, directly on the white palm-fringed beach. Our resort, opened in January 2004, consists of 2 double, one single and one triple and 6 delux bungalow, situated above and under the cliff directly on a white sandy beach. The clean, spacious bungalows are equipped with shower, WC, hot and cold running water, air-conditioning and terrace with sea view. The well-kept grounds contain a tropical garden with palm trees and orchids. Enjoy the sea view from our cosy restaurant on the cliff-top offering delicious local and international cuisine.Have a vida spa relaxing time or have a dive. Sea Explorers is running the pro scuba diving center-dive with a smile.All padi courses.Land tours wil be arranched.Stay with a smile ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pura Vida Cabilao

Address: Cambaquiz, Philippines (Formerly Cabilao Beach Club)
Region: Philippines > Visayas > Bohol Province > Cabilao Island
Price Range: £60 - £81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Pura Vida Cabilao 3*
Number of rooms: 11
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“Better living at deluxe room”
 of 5 bubbles Divebiker888, 17 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on the beach are mid-range rooms. Deluxe rooms are up on a terrace.”
 of 5 bubbles gonebyby, 9 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The rooms on the lower level are the least expensive and most rustic. Rooms upstairs have spectacular views of the water.”
 of 5 bubbles lzatl, 2 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms and bungalows vary in price range and standards”
 of 5 bubbles kimontour1, 30 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the beach offer waste of access to diving”
 of 5 bubbles 612trentm, 29 Jul 2016 | Read review
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