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Relaxing but not so enjoyable...

Nice beach but don't expect much if you've already been to places like Palawan or Boracay or other... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Von Jovi d
Just a whole day

We went there just to spend the day, to relax and we were not disappointed,we were the only group... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2018
honEeLyn
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Nueva Ecija Province, Philippines
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6 Aug 2018
“Relaxing but not so enjoyable...”
29 Jul 2018
“Just a whole day”
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Reviewed 7 August 2018

Nice beach but don't expect much if you've already been to places like Palawan or Boracay or other Pacific islands. Corals are mostly dead so it is not a good place to snorkel.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

We went there just to spend the day, to relax and we were not disappointed,we were the only group who went there on that day. We brought our kitchen there. there's no store on that side of the island, so bring all the things u...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank honEeLyn
Reviewed 9 August 2017

A lovely drive from Roxas City, past the fish ponds to Agojo village. A short boat ride out to the island. Beautiful white sand beaches perfect for relaxing or swimming. Take a picnic and lots to drink.

Date of experience: July 2017
3  Thank Kompani
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Since I was growing up in the 50s, I have always longed to reach Olotayan but never did. The close-up pictures from the website show it as even more inviting. I looked at it again from afar on 3/3/17 & 3/4/17 and the longing is...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Cicero B
Reviewed 14 November 2016

This island is very easy to reach. It only takes us 15 minutes or less to reach this island. During rainy seasons, this island is not advisable to visit because of large waves.

Date of experience: October 2016
2  Thank Mariel G
Reviewed 1 November 2016

This non-commercial and unspoiled island is for the brave hearted. The waves are huge... Larger boats are recommended. Once there, you can enjoy the white sand beaches and choose your spot. I call it raw and wild because of its nature. We brought our own...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Ge V
Reviewed 1 September 2016

So many interesting spots to go on the beach and this is one of them to see in Roxas, all the beach front is very clean and nice perfect for taking a stroll

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Jesse408
Reviewed 27 April 2016 via mobile

Olotayan is the only island barangay of Roxas city. It's nice for a day of island fun. It boasts of white coral like sandy shore. Make sure to wear your aqua shoes and bring loads of sunblock!

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank Espacio V
Reviewed 1 February 2016

As a fishing lover I'm always looks for a new place to sit down and enjoy my rods, after a hour in a boat from Baybay beach that cost P1,500 (round trip) you reach the shore which you are sure will be a white sand...More

Date of experience: September 2015
2  Thank Дрор Ш
Reviewed 15 April 2015

Took a banca from barangay punta cogon in Roxas. It took around 30 mintues. There were big waves but the boat man was very good - we were not slamming into the ocean and we didnt get dizzy. Ask the boatman to choose you a...More

Date of experience: April 2015
4  Thank Ana O
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