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Borawan Island

Padre Burgos, Luzon, Philippines
+63 923 190 2100
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lovely destination for a day trip or long weekend

Visited the island with friends for a day-trip. We stayed in the Resort Area, not at the camping... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Sven F
Great for one day outings in a local style atmosphere.

We went with 9 locals plus me, whitenose, to Borawan Island hopping. My gf had made boat... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2017
ErikHK28
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  • Excellent8%
  • Very good24%
  • Average48%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible3%
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“island hopping” (10 reviews)
“camping area” (2 reviews)
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Padre Burgos, Luzon, Philippines
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+63 923 190 2100
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1 - 10 of 79 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited the island with friends for a day-trip. We stayed in the Resort Area, not at the camping area. + Nice beach and landscapes, clean + Not crowded at all. If youre lucky, you have the beach for yourself. There are more people at the...More

Thank Sven F
Reviewed 11 September 2017

We went with 9 locals plus me, whitenose, to Borawan Island hopping. My gf had made boat reservations somewhere 5km south of Padre Burgos. With "Ate Tess", see picture for details and contacts. According to my gf we changed the PHP1800 itinerary to only Kwebang...More

Thank ErikHK28
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

When my friend is birthday we celebrate him birthday to borawan island, this island is so nice , we drunk with my friends and after that we play volleyball. We have so much fun in that island.The place is very clean and nice.

4  Thank Rom Caleb C
Reviewed 17 July 2017

If you wish to relax and you're from Metro Manila, I suggest you to visit this place. Well, for my experience the island was not overcrowded (because it is already July). It is a nice place to go camping (just pray it won't rain). The...More

Thank chax10
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

The first thing you will notice upon riding a boat near the shore are lots of sea urchins and jellyfishes. And when we arrived at borawan we noticed that there were nets. The purpose of this was to assign a designated swimming area to prevent...More

4  Thank Jerrilyn B
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Island is good to camp and for overnight but the hard part is its water line is quite not friendly. Since it is open, under current can be expected. Have to ride a boat to transfer and will took you aroung 30mins transfer to puting...More

2  Thank michael P
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Out of the three surrounding islands of Kuwebang Lampas and Dampalitan Beach, Borawan Islands has the most convenient location for camping overnight. Do note that the water here is unlimited, has electricity service from 6pm onwards.Borawan stays true to its name as the limestones rock...More

6  Thank Laine_Leon
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Beautiful beach, great place to relax and enjoy the beautiful scenery! Using the beach is 150 pesos per person. It was a little tricky finding a boat to take us to the island, however after we figured that out it was a great afternoon.

6  Thank Geo89_12
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Borawan Island was great. My group of friends had the whole island to ourselves when we got there at about 9.30am (via car from Manila). The friendly island security guard gave us the best spot to pitch our tent, a sheltered little nook between 2...More

5  Thank Crisel E
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

We had a great stay at Borawan months ago and still can't forget those memories, the food served and the personal care of our Tour Guide, Ate Irma Saniel. In fact, because of her, It was my review of Borawan in Tripadvisor that has the...More

9  Thank Certified_Biyahero
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