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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we had the most amazing experience! the beach itself was so beutiful! we loved snorkoling and just having a relaxing time on the beach. we wanted to say thank you . . very mutch for JUNA!! she was a star and she realy made are holiday so speacial we were the first gusts to stay on the resort after a...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 4 January 2017

I spent 3 amazing days on the small island and it was perfect ! So many things to do and see all around (small path till the top with beautiful view deck, kayak till the pearl production and discussion with the local, snorkeling and above all private small beatch discovery). I recommend yourself to bring your fruits for breakfast (they...

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London, UK
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Upon reading the Blue Cove reviews on Tripadvisor, you could be forgiven for being a little concerned about the remoteness, the lack of electricity (apart from a couple of hours in the morning and four hours in the evening), and the general 'basicness' of what's on offer. Well it is remote (about 3.5 hour drive from Puerto Princesa to Port...

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Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

We spent in Blue Cove resort 3nights. Our sum up : + nice peaceful location (great break from reality :-) ) + very good food (for reasonable price -dinner/lunch) + beautiful island hoping for 700php per person - water was very dirty, no chance to swimm there (a lot of sea grass and stones in the water) - staff was...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 29 November 2016

Blue Cove is great if you're looking for certain things: - Extreme privacy / isolation - Unplug from life/internet (I mean really unplug) - A real live on the beach experience (not many amenities) However, all of that comes with drawbacks-- and to be clear, Blue Cove is NOT in Port Barton. It's actually 1 hour away by boat from...

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Reviewed 5 April 2016

If it weren't for Angel, not sure how this resort would run. She is a darling and we thoroughly enjoyed spending time talking with her. Angel spent time with our daughter teaching her new crafts and was an absolute joy! All of this said, clearly they need to put a little more care (and money) into this place. If you...

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Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

Quite place with fantastic surroundings, well managed by super kind Angel and David. Accomodations are very basic and "quite" clean but with stunning view. Good food and possibility of island hopping as well as paddling to nearby beaches. Enjoy your holidays ;) Recommended!

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Manila, Philippines
Reviewed 25 January 2016

Balikbayan friends and a Catholic priest form Texas accompanied us to this island resort. We treated them out and took care of all travel arrangement in the Philippines. The land trip arrangement is a bit pricey at P4500 one way but we got a new Toyota Hiace van. It wa a good choice because the road to Port Barton is...

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1Thank RolandoB219
South Africa
Reviewed 19 January 2016

Well this resort left us with mixed emotions... we loved it! The food the staff the room the location everything was great. Other than the lack of pride in the resort - I assume it is not because Angel and her partner are not interested but the owner perhaps??? Angel and Her Partner are absolutely fantastic hosts although it looks...

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Reviewed 30 July 2015

My sons and I spent a few days at Blue Cove in July and loved every minute of our time there. We were very sad to leave and would happily have stayed for much longer. Angel and David looked after us so well and did everything possible to ensure our comfort and wellbeing. They are charming and friendly hosts who...

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Address: Albaguen Island, Port Barton, Palawan Island, Philippines
Region: Philippines > Mimaropa > Palawan Province > Palawan Island > Port Barton
Price Range: $33 - $72 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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Blue Cove Island Resort Port Barton, Palawan Island, Philippines
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“Beach bungalow if you like the sound of the sea to fall asleep and wake up to...”
 of 5 bubbles Travelling_Gooner, 28 Dec 2016 | Read review
“If you can't sleep in the heat, make sure to book an aircon room”
 of 5 bubbles vlotty, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“If it's the right time of the year, get the room on the water!”
 of 5 bubbles KetutZZ2015, 4 Apr 2016 | Read review
“WIFI available in the Pavillion, reserve for the beach cottage but waiting line is long.”
 of 5 bubbles RolandoB219, 24 Jan 2016 | Read review
“The room on the water is magical”
 of 5 bubbles InNubibus2016, 19 Jan 2016 | Read review
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