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Coconut Garden Island Resort

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Reviewed 5 February 2016 via mobile

Great in so many ways. Quiet and beautiful but still not boring. Isolated on your own island with electricity only from 18-22. Makes you appreciate being in the now and not consumed by phones or tv. Only thing that made me react was the fact that you have to pay to get of the island..!?

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3 Thank Zhalan
South Africa
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7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2016

Where to begin with this Resort... Firstly the boat trip to Cagnipa Island which is about 30-40 minutes from Port Barton was incredible. The view coming in to dock at Coconut Island Resort made the long journey seem all that more worthwhile. We were greeted by the friendly staff "Hi Ma'am" who quickly escorted us to our room. The room... More 

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3 Thank InNubibus2016
Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
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24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 December 2015 via mobile

Such a beautiful place! The huts are amazing value, and the grounds are wonderful. Be warned that there's limited power and no plug sockets in the rooms (appliances can be charged at the restaurant). We had water problems, which would have been ok if they had laid out what they would do about it rather than us having to keep... More 

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3 Thank travellers7406
Josef Henri L, Guest Relations Manager at Coconut Garden Island Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I must apologize for the water problems encountered during your stay. It's good to hear some positive things as well, as for the caged monkey we do try to make it's stay as comfortable as possible. More 

Koblenz, Germany
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Reviewed 28 November 2015 via mobile

We booked this place because we wanted to have two quiet and relaxed days at the beach. The setting of the resort on the island is beautiful! Nice beach, chilled atmosphere, a neatly kept garden and the waves play you a lullaby. our days at the beach were perfect, but if you decide to go here you should know: the... More 

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3 Thank kire123
Metro Manila, Philippines
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Reviewed 31 August 2015

We stayed at Coconut for five days. The location at which the resort was built is great - excellent beach, comfortable surroundings and not *too* far from Port Barton. However, the staff is never once asked me how my stay so far was, or if there was anything they could help with... and we were the ONLY guests on their... More 

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Mildura, Victoria, Australia
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6 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 6 July 2015 via mobile

I stayed 2 nights in July in a basic room, for one night I was the only guest. The beach is much nicer than port barton and the hammocks are lovely. A lot of care is taken with the beautiful tropical gardens. The room was good..my first in palawan without a bad smelling bathroom &/or ants in the bed. Considering... More 

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4 Thank Fleur E
Angeles City, Philippines
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18 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 14 May 2015

helpful staff, very nice main cabin/restaurant. They do quite a job handling serving and preparing meals on an island. Food is very good all things considered. I booked a solar fan cabin and it was very nice inside. That said, the solar fan can only function 8 hours in a 24 hour period and mine died usually after 3-4 hours... More 

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4 Thank MarcoDimSum
Quezon City, Philippines
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2015

Stayed here for 2 nights en route to Puerto Princesa from El Nido. The place is very secluded, it is the only resort in the island. The resort arranges boat transfer from Port Barton. There is no mobile signal and internet on the island. Electricity only at night also. Perfect for those who looking to get away from the city.... More 

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21 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 23 March 2015 via mobile

We stayed here in the family cottage for two nights, and we really got a chance to relax at a very fair price. We were pick up by boat in port Barton and the resort is 45 min away. It a beautiful place and very well kept.. There was no aircon in our cottage and it was quite warm.. And... More 

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Uppsala, Sweden
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18 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 8 February 2015 via mobile

A short boat ride from port barton, you will find this little island resort. The accomendation is simple (we preffered the bunglaows that are a little bigger and have a nice private porch) but clean. The electricity is on a few hours around lunch and evening. In the bunglaows you also have a solar panel light, very useful if you... More 

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A quiet island resort for guests to relax and relieve their stress. A beautiful place to enjoy your family vacation. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Coconut Garden Island Resort

Address: Cacnipa Island, Port Barton, Palawan Island, Philippines
Region: Philippines > Mimaropa > Palawan Province > Palawan Island > Port Barton
Number of rooms: 17
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Coconut Garden Island Resort Port Barton, Palawan Island, Philippines
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“hillside rooms are much better for privacy”
 of 5 bubbles lorenbgal, 22 Aug 2016 | Read review
“If you wanna take a break and be one with nature. Stay here!”
 of 5 bubbles shutterspeed75, 28 Mar 2016 | Read review
“During cooler months, standard rooms are fine, but I hope you like truly COLD showers.”
 of 5 bubbles C9828GYdavidm, 31 Aug 2015 | Read review
“buy distilled water in the small stores in Port Barton before boarding your boat. water in the island is EXPENSIVE”
 of 5 bubbles kimmybourne, 18 Apr 2015 | Read review
“You should try to get one of the cottages which have a solar panel. Especially during the summer at can get quite hot and you definitley want to use the fan during the night...”
 of 5 bubbles LauraB252, 7 Aug 2014 | Read review
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