We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Address: Philippines

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 17 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 1
    Excellent
  • 8
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Short stop, best right before sunset

Not much to see here but there's a bunch of picturesque huts, plenty of mangrove trees, and a great view of the sea. The place is very peaceful and the big bamboo stilt out on the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 25 September 2016
jess_jacutan
,
Manila, Philippines
Add Photo Write a Review

17 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 11: English reviews
Manila, Philippines
Level Contributor
46 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

Not much to see here but there's a bunch of picturesque huts, plenty of mangrove trees, and a great view of the sea. The place is very peaceful and the big bamboo stilt out on the water is a great place to take a breather. This and the pier where they hold the carnivals should be the best areas to... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank jess_jacutan
Dumaguete City, Philippines
Level Contributor
68 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2016

You can sleep in a treehouse in the mangrove or have a meal/drink on a bungalow on stilts over the sea. Beautiful clear water at high tide.

Helpful?
Thank lucseawalker
Toronto, Canada
Level Contributor
82 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 March 2016 via mobile

Nice view!!! But it is only a short walk. We enjoyed seeing mangroves and to get information on that. It's right beside the main road so it worth the stop!

Helpful?
Thank taylor11122
Marikina, Philippines
Level Contributor
19 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 March 2016

This is a beautiful place for sightseeing. The place is made of a complex of stilt pathways, with Nipa Huts where I think you could stay for a fee. This is a nice place to cap off your Siquijor tour, going in the late afternoon. The view is very serene, you can definitely have the view of the sea here.... More 

Helpful?
Thank Max R
New Jersey
Level Contributor
30 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2015

For me, Guiwanon is a nice place to hold a live-in seminar or training. It is also a nice place to stay overnight and experience the rustic life. I really appreciate the efforts of the local community to conserve the coastal area by planting mangroves. I hope many people can visit Guiwanon and replicate this project elsewhere.

Helpful?
Thank Henrynewjersehy
Level Contributor
18 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2015

You will have to walk along wooden bridges and pass by huts and mangroves. The place will bring out the photographer in you. It has this crystal clear pond but I don’t think they let people swim there.

Helpful?
Thank Vandenver V
Valenzuela, Philippines
Level Contributor
14 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2015

great place for photos! the houses and the pathways were very interesting. it's really a complex of houses on stilts and their pathways, not only one. you walk along these pathways from the entrance towards the biggest house at the end.

Helpful?
Thank jovijovijovi
Metro Manila, Philippines
Level Contributor
61 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2015

We dropped by the spring park on the way to the port on our last day. It's a mangrove park with bamboo bridges and tree houses. You can actually stay in one of the tree houses! The view of the ocean is lovely as you walk along the bamboo bridges. The spring is not big but is curiously situated in... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Diwata L
Bacolod, Philippines
Level Contributor
14 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2015

This is the place where you could appreciate the interconnected ness of flora and fauna....mangroves are abundant and so with the sea grasses, soft corals and algae. The place is still undisturbed and so with the seabed.

Helpful?
Thank JoanKlein2015
Manila
Level Contributor
69 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2015

Good for a quick stop to take pictures and see the mangroves. The water is also very blue and very clear (like the rest of the water spots around Siquijor).

Helpful?
Thank trialala

Travellers who viewed Guiwanon Spring Park also viewed

Siquijor Island, Visayas
San Juan, Siquijor Island
 
Siquijor Island, Visayas
San Juan, Siquijor Island
 

Been to Guiwanon Spring Park? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Guiwanon Spring Park and other visitors
2 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (2)

Questions? Get answers from Guiwanon Spring Park staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?