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Discovery Shores Boracay

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Reviewed 27 July 2016

I am amazed at the friendliness and service of the staff. Truly world class. Stayed for 3 days and 2 nights with my wife and son. And had nothing negative to say. They have done a very good job not only in accommodating us but assisting with our departure as well.

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Erwin L, General Manager at Discovery Shores Boracay, responded to this review

Dear Carlo T, Many thanks for choosing to stay at Discovery Shores Boracay for your family getaway. We are glad you were able to create wonderful and memorable bonding experiences with your wife and son. We appreciate all the kind words and praises. Again, thank you. We look forward to seeing you and your lovely family back on our shores....

Quezon City, Philippines
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

I really enjoyed my stay at Discovery Shores Boracay. Pros: Great service Friendly and attentive staff Delicious food (grilled seafood at Sands - must-try!) Breakfast buffet included Terra Spa is amazing (one of the best I've tried!) Free airport shuttle service to and from Caticlan (No need to pass through the jetty port building yourself. They'll deal with all the...

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Erwin L, General Manager at Discovery Shores Boracay, responded to this review

Dear Margie721, Thank you for taking time to share with us your experience at Discovery Shores Boracay. It delights us to know that you enjoyed your stay at the resort. We are pleased that we met your expectations when it came to service, food, boat and land transfer. Also, it is great to know that you found our staff friendly...

Quezon City, Philippines
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Beautiful resort, yes... but there are probably more than a dozen more resorts in Bora offering the same amenities, fabulous accommodation, great food and facilities. But DISCOVERY SHORES is the best in Staff Service : Courtesy & Assistance, Warmth, Hospitality & Friendliness. If you want to have a really pampered vacation in this beautiful spot in the world, THIS ONE...

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Erwin L, General Manager at Discovery Shores Boracay, responded to this review

Dear esgbernal, We appreciate all the kind words and praises you have written here on Tripadvisor about your stay at Discovery Shores Boracay. It is great to know that you found the resort beautiful. It truly warms our hearts that you consider us the “best” in service out of all the resorts in Boracay. Feedback like yours is what keeps...

Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Loved our stay at Discovery Shores, staff were very friendly and we were well taken care of during our stay. The pool was quite small but the beach is beautiful and has really comfortable sunbeds so we spent most of our time there! Would definitely return

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Erwin L, General Manager at Discovery Shores Boracay, responded to this review

Dear 696ceciliar, Many thanks for choosing to stay at Discovery Shores Boracay for your island getaway. We are glad you loved the beautiful White Beach, comfortable sun beds, and friendly staff. It pleases us to have met your expectations. Again, thank you. We hope to welcome you back on our shores soon. Until then, we wish you many more wonderful...

Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

If you want to be treated like a royalty go to discovery shores!! I spent one night in this hotel with my family and I was amazed by their hospitable and warm service. For me this is the best hotel that offers quality service in boracay. Although its a little bit pricey, its worthy! Hotel highlights: -free foot wash upon...

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Dear Virgilio Vherwh... G, Thank you for taking time to share with us your beautiful pictures and experience at Discovery Shores Boracay. Here at the resort, we always aim to make everyone feel right at home and ensure we provide them with excellent and memorable experiences – we are glad you felt this! We hope you can visit us again...

Manila, Philippines
Reviewed 21 July 2016

We stayed in Discovery Shores Boracay for our wedding. As a bride, I imagine everything to be magical. DSB helped me achieve my beach wedding dreams. All of our guests were very happy of the accommodation. We can feel that their service is from the heart and we can never complain. The room is spacious, well-equiped and has an amazing...

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Erwin L, General Manager at Discovery Shores Boracay, responded to this review

Dear JussstHazel, We are humbled by all the kind words and praises you have written about your stay and wedding celebration at Discovery Shores Boracay. It truly warms our hearts to know that we made your celebration of love a magical and unforgettable milestone. Also, we are glad that everyone including your guests felt our heartfelt brand of service. Your...

Reviewed 11 July 2016

From the minute we were picked up by their personal boat, to the time we showed up to our hotel, our stay has been nothing short of spectacular. The room was beautiful & had a great view. We had the beach all to ourselves there in Station 1. If that wasn't enough, the service surpassed my expectations. Whenever I come...

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Dear lisa p, Thank you for choosing to stay at Discovery Shores Boracay for your family getaway. It delights us to know that you were able to feel our mantra of “Service that’s all heart” from the minute you were picked up at the airport by our staff. We are glad you had a spectacular stay and loved the accommodation,...

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Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

Boracay is the best ang it is really amazing I want to come here together with my family. This place really beautiful and amazing because of the white sand and blue water. If you want to come in Boracay just go and enjoy the amazing beach and amazing water.

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Erwin L, General Manager at Discovery Shores Boracay, responded to this review

Dear John Edward G, Many thanks for taking time to write about your experience at Discovery Shores Boracay. Boracay indeed an amazing island surrounded by alluring crystal clear waters and white powdery sands – we are glad you loved it here. Again, thank you. We hope you and your family can visit us again in the near future. Until then,...

Reviewed 6 July 2016

We had a spectacular stay at Discovery Shores in June/July 2016. The resort is absolutely beautiful in a perfect location. The service was exceptional with each staff member ensuring our stay was easy, relaxing and pleasant. Especially Jigs - the head butler on the beach, was the most attentive and friendly butler we have ever met. We will definitely be...

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Erwin L, General Manager at Discovery Shores Boracay, responded to this review

Dear Felicity G, Thank you for the wonderful review you have shared about your stay in Discovery Shores Boracay. Inspiring words such as yours is what makes us continue providing our guests with exceptional service. We will definitely share your review with the rest of the team especially to Jigs. We are humbled by your praises and we look forward...

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Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed at discovery from 1 jul to 4 jul and were there to celebrate our wedding anniversary. The staff and service made us feel pampered and special. Be it cake and flower decoration in room or the exceptional service besides the beach. Loved there mango mojitos. JIGS and GEN the ever smiling and courteous staff who made us feel...

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Erwin L, General Manager at Discovery Shores Boracay, responded to this review

Dear A TripAdvisor Member, Thank you for choosing Discovery Shores Boracay for your wedding anniversary celebration. We are glad to know that our team rendered exceptional service which made you feel pampered and special. Our turndown service is a favourite by most guests because of the personalized touch – we are glad you enjoyed it! We will definitely share your...

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Discovery Shores Boracay, a sprawling beachfront property located on the unspoilt shores of Boracay Island in the Philippines, is the first luxury resort built in this majestic region. Apart from its spacious 87 all suite guestrooms and the highly-acclaimed Terra Wellness Spa overlooking the beach, Discovery Shores' facilities include the Sands Restaurant, Indigo Restaurant, Platitos, Sandbar beach bar, Sandbox kiddie lounge, a swimming pool, recreation room, an events hall and a gym. Discovery Shores is one of five properties of The Discovery Leisure Company's portfolio of distinctive hotels and resorts, and is a member of Preferred Hotels and Resorts Lifestyle Collection. The resort embodies the hallmark of the Discovery brand: personalized and innovative service dispensed round-the-clock. Guests are guaranteed an unsurpassed level of quality, service and luxury. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Discovery Shores Boracay

Address: Station 1 Balabag, Aklan Province 5608, Philippines
Region: Philippines > Visayas > Panay Island > Aklan Province > Boracay
Price Range: £189 - £374 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Discovery Shores Boracay 4.5*
Number of rooms: 87
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Also Known As:
Discovery Shores Boracay Hotel Boracay
Discovery Shores Hotel Boracay
Boracay Discovery Shores Hotel
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#4 Spa Hotel in Boracay
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Boracay
#4 Luxury Hotel in Boracay
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“Make sure the greetings and welcome banner reflects the right title (gender) of the occupants. ”
suzarrahjanee, 15 May 2017 | Read review
“The rooms have a fix bed confirmation and we were able to use the side beds to fit our family of 4 boys into the room. Best to get the ground floor rooms when you are with kids”
antondiaz, 15 May 2017 | Read review
“Request the room near swimming pool”
273catyc, 9 May 2017 | Read review
“Get the TWO BEDROOM SUITE PREMIER in the 3rd floor - it had the best view of the beach and the island directly from your own Jacuzzi.”
Christopher8082, 8 May 2017 | Read review
“I think the junior suite can fit 5 persons comfortably.”
oliviamT7096TN, 3 May 2017 | Read review
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