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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We spent in Blue Cove resort 3nights. Our sum up : + nice peaceful location (great break from reality :-) ) + very good food (for reasonable price -dinner/lunch) + beautiful island hoping for 700php per person - water was very dirty, no chance to swimm there (a lot of sea grass and stones in the water) - staff was... More 

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New York City, New York
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Blue Cove is great if you're looking for certain things: - Extreme privacy / isolation - Unplug from life/internet (I mean really unplug) - A real live on the beach experience (not many amenities) However, all of that comes with drawbacks-- and to be clear, Blue Cove is NOT in Port Barton. It's actually 1 hour away by boat from... More 

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Reviewed 5 April 2016

If it weren't for Angel, not sure how this resort would run. She is a darling and we thoroughly enjoyed spending time talking with her. Angel spent time with our daughter teaching her new crafts and was an absolute joy! All of this said, clearly they need to put a little more care (and money) into this place. If you... More 

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Marostica
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Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

Quite place with fantastic surroundings, well managed by super kind Angel and David. Accomodations are very basic and "quite" clean but with stunning view. Good food and possibility of island hopping as well as paddling to nearby beaches. Enjoy your holidays ;) Recommended!

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1 Thank foodisitaly
Manila, Philippines
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Reviewed 25 January 2016

Balikbayan friends and a Catholic priest form Texas accompanied us to this island resort. We treated them out and took care of all travel arrangement in the Philippines. The land trip arrangement is a bit pricey at P4500 one way but we got a new Toyota Hiace van. It wa a good choice because the road to Port Barton is... More 

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Reviewed 19 January 2016

Well this resort left us with mixed emotions... we loved it! The food the staff the room the location everything was great. Other than the lack of pride in the resort - I assume it is not because Angel and her partner are not interested but the owner perhaps??? Angel and Her Partner are absolutely fantastic hosts although it looks... More 

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Reviewed 29 July 2015

My sons and I spent a few days at Blue Cove in July and loved every minute of our time there. We were very sad to leave and would happily have stayed for much longer. Angel and David looked after us so well and did everything possible to ensure our comfort and wellbeing. They are charming and friendly hosts who... More 

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Reviewed 1 July 2015 via mobile

After 2 nights, I regrettably left this place this morning (moving on to El Nido) but could've happily stayed there another week. The resort was run by Angel and David who were very friendly and welcoming; they also spoke English to a very good level which is a nice bonus. Rooms: The rooms were very clean (not sure what the... More 

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Reviewed 4 March 2015

We stayed for 3 nights and enjoyed the stay, very nice people. Angel took care of us, she told us what to expect and what not. I loved the place its very peaceful and clean, well maintained I should say. the clear water of the beach is amazing. the room and accommodation are goodI highly recommend Blue cove.

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Shanghai, China
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Reviewed 25 February 2015

Stayed at Blue Cove for 3 nights and was so happy to leave. Once we arrived, Angel and her team welcomed us really friendly and explained the resort, which was nice. The Resort only have 10 simple huts and there a really not clean. I hoped, there washed the sheets after last guest. The hut we stayed never saw cleansing... More 

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Address: Albaguen Island, Port Barton, Palawan Island, Philippines
Region: Philippines > Mimaropa > Palawan Province > Palawan Island > Port Barton
Price Range: £20 - £47 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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“If you can't sleep in the heat, make sure to book an aircon room”
 of 5 bubbles vlotty, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“If it's the right time of the year, get the room on the water!”
 of 5 bubbles KetutZZ2015, 4 Apr 2016 | Read review
“WIFI available in the Pavillion, reserve for the beach cottage but waiting line is long.”
 of 5 bubbles RolandoB219, 24 Jan 2016 | Read review
“The room on the water is magical”
 of 5 bubbles InNubibus2016, 19 Jan 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are fine family suites are quite small!! The ocean cottahe looks divine!!”
 of 5 bubbles puiman12, 12 Feb 2014 | Read review
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