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Sto. Nino Cold Spring

Address: Catarman, Mindanao, Philippines
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Ranked #10 of 19 Attractions in Camiguin
Type: Bodies of Water, Nature & Parks
Owner description: Up in the hills past the town of Catarman, which is about 23km from Camiguin's capital Mambajao.
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Type: Bodies of Water, Nature & Parks
Owner description: Up in the hills past the town of Catarman, which is about 23km from Camiguin's capital Mambajao.
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Luzon, Philippines
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

It's a clean place with a big swimming pool. If you're lazy to swim u can just sit and let the tiny fishes nibble your dead skin ( a la foot spa). Water is very cold..so be prepared for that. Entrance is 30 while a cottage cost only 75 Pesos. We made a mistake of ordering food outside the facility... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

Managed to get there, but over crowded, over developed and just disappointing, hopped straight back in the minicab.

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Cebu City, Philippines
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

When we arrived at the Cold Spring we were hounded by several women with menus who wouldn't stop until we've ordered food. So we did order lunch before getting in the water, which was unbelievably cold! We were shivering in the water already! The lunch was delicious and worth the price. The highlight is definitely the cold water though!

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Cebu City, Cebu City, Philippines
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23 reviews 23 reviews
15 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Went there for lunch and we were ambushed by women with menus before going out of our vehicle. They were trying to outsell the other ladies. It was total chaos and confusing. We were not ready for it so we just ordered stuff fast. We were disappointed with their chicken dishes that they prided so much. We did however enjoy... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

If you like to go for a cold cold swim without chlorine then this is it. Pure water fresh from the ground will make you want to drink while swimming.

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Cebu City, Cebu City, Philippines
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21 reviews 21 reviews
20 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

We all know the feeling of putting once hands inside an ice bucket. Well, imagine that same shivering feeling but this time, it's your whole body that you are dipping! Here's the good (or bad) news, if you're swimming in the Sto Nino Cold Spring, you wouldn't be needing any of your imagination! You'll be singing "Frozen" all of a... More 

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Puerto Princesa
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

We had the place to ourselves because it was already past 5pm when we arrived. They built cottages around the pool. It was quiet and clean and peaceful and of course COLD! Outside the pool resort, there are people you can ask to cook food for you (for a fee, of course).

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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

No crowds, but a bit off the common track, takes a while to get there. Buy a couple of bukos a the entrance and enjoy the water.

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Quezon City, Quezon City, Philippines
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Sto. Nino spring is at the foot of the mountain. It's really cold thus, the name suggests. The pool has division for the adults and kids. Swimmers used inflated tire interiors for their floaters. There are huts for rents around the pool and they can grill and eat there. One observation that really awed me from the time I arrived.... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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135 reviews 135 reviews
67 attraction reviews
148 helpful votes 148 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

Since the water gushing is all natural, expect the water to be slightly cold, but not enough for you to shiver! Its just nice to soothe your feeling of warmth during summer time! :) Visited july 2012

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