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Alona Vida Beach Resort

Alona Beach | Tawala, 6340, Philippines
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Ranked #24 of 66 Panglao Island B&B and Inns
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Quezon City, Philippines
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed there for 2 nights. We arrived around 12nn, check in though is at 2 pm. While waiting, we went outside to look for an ATM and when we went back, it was just nearly 2pm so we just played some foosball inside their Coco Bar. It was already check in time however, our room isn't ready yet coz... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Nice small hotel directly on the amazing Alona beach. Best thing of this hotel is the cafe/bar Coco vida. Delicious seafood and great late night entertainment. Staff is also very poilte and helpfull. We did a day trip to Oslob to swim with the whale sharks and that was amazing. The rooms are comfortable but basic, one of the best... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

We were travelling as a group of friends end of May. Wa had rooms in the back which were nice and quiet and at the same time only 1 minute from the beach. The rooms were nice and clean and large. AC worked good and the housekeeping was thorough. They had sunbeds you can borrow for free. (I only wish... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

Basic rooms but very close to dive shop, beach and restaurants. Hotel amenities weren't that great but if you are in Alona to dive and sit on the beautiful beach then you probably wont use them much. Reception staff were very helpful.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015 via mobile

On the beach with a pool, bar and restaurant. Nice and clean rooms and friendly service with breakfast included. Service in the restaurant is extremely slow so eat lunch and dinner somewhere else. Has evening singer entertainment which is nice. Weather was perfect with a nice breeze. Plenty to do and easy to get to from Tagbilaran. Only 20 minutes... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

What a great little place on the beach. The location is great - walk 20m and you're in the water! The rooms are pretty basic but they are clean and we found the bed very comfortable. Get a room out the back and you don't hear the beach front noise. The bar/restaurant out the front was great - good variety... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

The Good: Coco Vida bar, which is owned by the hotel is one of the better ones on the beach, very consistent and tasty food, Coco Vida bar staff outstanding and friendly. The Bad: Rooms are way overpriced for Alona beach; nearly double the price of very comparable rooms just steps away. The worst is the beds which in some... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

Made reservations last december for our family vacation in April. Communication was clear. I requested for early check in since we will be arriving early. It was noted. I asked for pick up from airport at 9am. Our flight arrived 30 minutes early and the van wasn't there yet. It should be standard customer service for the hotel pick up... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

It has a great location in the famouse Alona Beach. The room was big and clean, they gave us free fresh fruits and mineral water. The hotel has a great bar on the beach, which from my point of view is the best of the beach (for drinks). The breakfast was ok. From my point of view it's not value... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

A value for money hotel in a great location on the beach. The hotel was spotless, thanks to the German day manager. We had a fruit bowl in the room every day and extra towels and mosquito room spray we requested were provided without question. Staff were very friendly and helpful. Food was great, we didn't eat anywhere else in... More 

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