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Hof Gorei Beach Resort

Kaputian, Mindanao 8120, Philippines
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Ranked #3 of 7 Hotels in Samal Island
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I've been staying at hof since 09. Love to see how it has improved over the years without becoming "corporate" This place offers unique nature setting and the staff always does all to accommodate your needs or wishes. I wish to thank Sir Reniel/ Ms. Ging x2 (surprised me with a b-day cake and all friends who sang) and Chef... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very quiet and peaceful place for relaxation. My partner and I availed the 3D2N package which includes a Hillside Room and Island Hopping with Snorkeling at Talikub Island and a Personal Assistant who took care of us on our stay there. Food is quite expensive, but other than that everything was amazing. Strongly recommended for couples who wanted a relaxing... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Me and my family went there for an outing. We missed the free boat scheduled trip as my flight was a little latter than their schedule, which costs a bit expensive (2500 pesos for one way only). We were greeted by our personal Butler (Lalang), who is so accommodating, active and friendly. The watermelon juice (i supposed got it right)... More 

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Quezon City, Philippines
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

There is a complimentary round trip Ferry ride from Davao Sta. Ana Wharf to Hof Gorei. I like the personalized Butler Service. However, going out of the resort to get around Samal Island by land is only recommended for the Adventurous type (ride at the back of motorbike. Otherwise, you will have to take the hotel tours via boat ride... More 

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Davao City, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

My boyfriend and I decided to book for this resort instead of Secdea since I have read some bad reviews about that particular resort. The transportation was alright we were not late and it, staff was friendly, our butler was very accommodating, food was scrumptious and at its decent price the place is simply breathtaking. I have no complaints so... More 

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Davao City
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

Prices are not really low. Place is not overwhelming. Rooms are okay. Service was more then average - but foods themselves not so. Friends of mine checked websites photos first and really got disappointed.

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Zamboanga City, Philippines
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

It was a very expensive resort given the place was really bad. It didn't look like any resort ive been to. It just looks crappy and not appealing. I wasn't even sure if the place was not yet done or already rotting. The inside of our room was OKAY. It was clean and well maintained. To be fair, If not... More 

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Taguig City, Philippines
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10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

the place is not as good as it looks like in their website, the food is too pricey. the only good thing about this resort is their staff. they are very accommodating and you a personalized butler service, they also offer inland and island hopping tour. i did not enjoy samal island a bit because of my stay here, better... More 

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Seattle
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

I normally stay at Pearl Farm, which is just up the coast from Hof Gorei, but this time due to Holy Week PF was booked so I tried Hof Gorei instead. Hof is a well done alternative to PF, more rustic but with nice touches such as dinner on the beach from friendly and competent staff. If you go, walk... More 

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Davao City, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

the service was good, nice and very accommodating, you have your own butler,a perfect place for vacation, very private place, all the rooms are very nice with hawaiian touch it took us about 45minutes to reach the place from sta.ana wharf provided the weather is good.

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