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Alumbung Tropical Living

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Daorong Danao, 6340, Philippines
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Tirol, Austria
3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The cottage was awesome! Clean, comfortable and with much love for details. The small pool was right in front of our cottage and was just perfekt for a little refreshment. The owners and their chambermaid were lovely! They had good information for us about the area and made us feel welcome with a wunderfull breakfast served to our terrace every... More 

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liverpool
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

A corner of paradise awaits you at Alumbung. Behind the tall wooden gates lies a lush garden of gentle swaying palms and manicured grass peppered with hints of colour from Balinese parasols and tropical flowers. It is a world away from the hustle and bustle of daily life and the perfect place to relax and unwind, whether that is on... More 

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Panglao Island, Philippines
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

I stayed by myself in this beautiful place & was really amazed by my cottage which was so confortable & cosy ,the very helpful owners, Sylvie & Roberto & the staff Jolie Ann & Dainne They helped me with everything I wanted to do & gave me good advises for booking tours & places to go The dogs Chico,Zoe &... More 

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015 via mobile

Sylvia, Roberto and all at Alumbung made sure our 6 nights on Panglao Islands were as magical as we'd hoped! The studio was comfortable, well equipped and provided the perfect base from which to journey around the beautiful Bohol and enjoy the beaches on Panglao! It's a short and incredibly cheap ride to Alona or a 20 minute walk. We... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015 via mobile

Our stay in Alumbung is the most unforgettable holiday I spent with my Fiancè. We got a chance to stay in 2 different cottages (Alumbung and Balinese) for our 5 days package deal. The cottages are very beautiful and very cozy that we love so much. We also find it very romantic for couples who would want to stay there... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

The house was very cosy and charming - everything was nicely made up. The owner of the resort is a charming lady who helped me to book a taxi to the airport, rent a scooter and explained how to get around the island to see what I wanted. The breakfast was really nice too!

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Taguig City, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

We got a 3 days 2 nights couple package which includes tours. For couples who want to be pampered without any hassle then this place is for you. The couple who owns it were easy to talk with, all our schedule activities were done on time. I love the quietness of the place (although not recommended if you have kids).... More 

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Lac La Biche, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

We stayed here for 3 nights, to visit nearby beaches (Alona & Danao & others). In retrospect, we should have stayed longer, to day-trip from here to the Chocolate Hills & the Tarsier Sanctuary. The cottages were lovely, and the beautiful garden setting & the small pool provided a welcome base to spend some time away from the busy beaches.... More 

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New York City, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

Sylvie and Roberto were great and I had high hopes for our stay. I was warned that the beach was 600 meters away, resort is off the beaten path and that there was no restaurant on premises. Their beautiful, rustic, "Grass hut" secluded establishment would have been great for myself and my wife, in-which we are both 50ish and fit.... More 

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alumbungbohol, Owner at Alumbung Tropical Living, responded to this review

Dear Robert, It was a shame that you did not stay for the 3 nights. As you said I had told you about the walk to the beach etc....but your father in law seemed so happy with the garden, native cottages etc.... and I enjoyed talking to him, maybe your decision to move was also partly due to the 2... More 

Lancashire
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

A big thumbs up to Sylvie, Roberto and the girls for looking after me. After a minor hiccup at Cebu airport I arrived a day late after prebooking for 7 nights in their little hut. On arrival, they had upgraded me to the two-storey villa which was great. The pre-ordered breakfasts were superb and were served just outside your room/villa.... More 

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