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Reviewed 22 March 2015 via mobile

Would highly recommend this place! Me and my girlfriend came here primarirly for diving. The transportation (car booked via exotic, boat) was very convenient. Warm welcome. At first we were a bit surprised the room didnt look as on the pictures but the friendly staff offered us to look at other rooms and we were happy with our first room...

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Reviewed 17 March 2015

We went there for dinner last Mar 15. Among others, we ordered Hinalang na Manok (Spicy chicken). The order came in after a long wait, and not before the waiter came back to us asking if we had ordered hinalang or was it Linarang na Isda? Apparently, they hadn't yet cooked the viand. Once the order came however, we were...

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5Thank Charly H
Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 25 January 2015

This Resort, I will definately go back to. I had the best stay I could wish for, loved the atsmosphere, the friendly staff, the restaurant, which I can recommended for all meals of the day, basic but very clean rooms and not the least the Dive center staff and fascilities there. The staff there is the most fantastic, friendly and...

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2Thank HeKaCh
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 2 January 2015 via mobile

The exotic is definitely a guest first resort. They will definitely bend over backwards to make sure you have everything you need. The food is some of the best and most diverse on the beach. The dive staff and dive shop are superb! Very professional and extremely accommodating to whatever your needs may be. Malapascua is my favorite place to...

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1Thank AdventureMonkey12
Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 November 2014

My husband and I spent 5 nights of our honeymoon at Exotic and it didn't disappoint. The staff were friendly and attentive - when they found out we were on honeymoon, we were upgraded to the honeymoon suite and were treated to a sumptuous room with a huge blacony and beautiful sea view. The beach is further away from the...

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4Thank moominny
Shanghai, China
Reviewed 18 November 2014 via mobile

Me and my boyfriend spent 4 nights here and we really appreciated location and environment. Anyway considering that we paid 70 euro per night and in the same resort they provide 3 rooms for backpackers (each room 6 beds) for just 6 euro per night ( breakfast included) I think they charged to us too much.

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3Thank Menci Z
Keighley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 October 2014

We have just got home from our trip to Exotic, we could not have had a better time. The trip was for our anniversary, our 40th, from the moment we arrived we felt special, not just a room number. On the day of our anniversary we were treated to a lovely evening meal on the beach. The staff can't to...

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2Thank yorkyblue
Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 15 October 2014

This is my second time in Malapascua and I have been in this hotel twice. They have the best dive operation in the island. Excellent divemasters, very well organized, great boats and frequent trips to the neaby islands (Calanggaman is a must, along with Gato, Nunez and Dona Marilyn). The accommodations are comfortable, everything works. Hot water and Air conditioner...

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3Thank Eduardo b
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 8 October 2014

Nice pleasant resort located next to the beach. All the staff members (Filipino) over there are very friendly. Like to special call out Gaby the receptionist. She is there standing at the beach to welcome us and also the one to send us off on our last day stay. Rey - our DM, took good care of us during our...

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2Thank whycb
Manila, Philippines
Reviewed 13 September 2014 via mobile

This resort has really nice rooms, aircon is not loud, hot/cold shower, TV but only 2 channels which weren't that great but who needs a TV when staying at the beach. Beach is clean just a bit more shells and rocks than I thought there would be. Restaurant is pleasant. Quiet & peaceful place. September is a good time to...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
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  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
If you are thinking of diving or staying in Malapascua consider us your first choice. We have everything you need for a relaxing, exciting, enjoyable stay with first class facilities and service. Exotic is the pioneer dive resort on Malapascua. The first dive shop to open on the island in 1998, Exotic has grown over the years and is now the leading dive resort on the island, without compromising its original laid-back charm and outstanding service. Our continued expansion is a result of our customer’s loyalty and desire to revisit and share their Exotic experience with others. Why not come and see what brings people back to us year after year? ... more   less 

Additional Information about Malapascua Exotic Island Dive & Beach Resort

Address: 6013, Philippines
Region: Philippines > Visayas > Cebu Island > Malapascua Island
Price Range: $70 - $129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Malapascua Exotic Island Dive & Beach Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 30
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Malapascua Exotic Island Dive And Beach Resort
Malapascua Exotic Island Dive & Beach Hotel Malapascua Island
Malapascua Exotic Island Dive & Beach Resort Malapascua Island, Cebu Island
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