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Isla Hayahay

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Brgy. Lomboy, Pangangan Island, Calape, Philippines
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Isla Hayahay is a lovely place to stay, the staff are welcoming and really sweet... Always happy to help you and always happy to have a conversation with you, the owner of the place is a very nice man who wants you to be comfortable and enjoy your time. The food is great and everyone makes you feel like you... More 

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Antipolo City, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The place is a far cry from the other crowded resorts around Bohol. What I love about this place is it is secluded. You have the whole beach all to yourself. The owners Scott and Jacqui are very accommodating. They, and their staff treat their guests like family, which stays true to the Filipino culture of hospitality. The room is... More 

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Hamilton & Waikato Region, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed at Isla Hayahay last month for 5 days. Isla Hayahay has lived up to its name "Isla Hayahay" . Hayahay means relaxing, restful comfortable and without stress. The new Australian owners Scott and Jacqui has made a lot of improvement since they took over the resort. They are always available to assist us and offered... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a great location for a quiet, out of the way, relaxing vacation. This teeny hotel is owned by a hardworking, young couple Scott and Jacqui who are already materializing some of their big plans for this property that being a pool that is already under construction. In fact, the tiling had commence while we were there. Scott offers tours... More 

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Galway, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here with my boyfriend over chinese new year. We have been living in asia and travelling for nearly a year now- and everytime we get asked where our favourite asian destination is, we always say the phillipines- all because this gem of a resort! We stayed there for nearly a week and went with the adventure package because... More 

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Pangangan, Owner at Isla Hayahay, responded to this review

Thankyou so much for your review, we are very lucky to have met such nice people and it really is a huge benefit of owning a resort although it does have a down side, when you left its like loosing a friend in someways.. We hope to see you again some day and your generosity to the children will never... More 

London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

We stayed at Isla Hayahay for two nights as part of our trip to Bohol. I can't emphasise enough the amazing value of this resort, and the dedication and warmth of all the staff working there. We felt totally embraced, and it was so refreshing to stay somewhere that isn't just a generic, depersonalised chain hotel. The owners, Scott and... More 

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Pangangan, Owner at Isla Hayahay, responded to this review

Thank you for your review we appreciate the comments and it really gives us a boost to see our efforts are recognised. Its hard to say goodbye to sometimes as it leaves a gap in some ways but we all enjoyed hosting you and look forward to hopefully seeing you again someday More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015 via mobile

Isla hayahay is a great place to stay especially for us who are always busy and dont really get much rest. Its the only place that we stayed that we felt relaxed. Rooms were spacious, with hot and cold, clean beds, flat screen tv, fans and ac, safety drawers and most importantly wifi is available outside our room. The staff... More 

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Pangangan, Owner at Isla Hayahay, responded to this review

Thanks for your review, we are glad our efforts are appeciated, your stay reminds us that its good when guests contact us directly for pick up or directions to resort even if booking through a 3rd party site . We strive every day to make every guests stay memorable and we are glad you contacted us as many times when... More 

Long Beach, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

The Isla Hayahay is a family affair owned and operated by a lovely family:Scott,his charming wife Jackie and their 2 adorable daughters,Jessica 2 and Jennifer 5 months.The staff is absolutely invested in the success of the place which comes through in their caring and personal genuine approach.There are 8 rooms at the moment all at ground level;each has their own... More 

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Pangangan, Owner at Isla Hayahay, responded to this review

Thanks for your review, we learnt a lot from your stay and actually we felt as if something was missing when you left. We all hope to see you again one day and that life brings you all you desire More 

Eugene, Oregon
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

Hi! We stayed here during the changing of ownership. The new owner was super friendly and very customer oriented. We were there for about a week. The snorkeling was pretty good, they had free kayaks to borrow, and lots of lounge room. The staff is very friendly and genuinely want to please you as a guest. The vibe is very... More 

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Pangangan, Owner at Isla Hayahay, responded to this review

Thanks for your review we are glad you enjoyed your stay it makes our efforts worth while More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

My sister and I stayed at Isla Hayahay in mid-January, 2015. I believe the ownership had *just* turned over to the new owner, an Australian (Scott) and his family. Scott picked us up at the airport and served as our local guide for our day trip to the Chocolate Hills & the tarsier sanctuary. If I'm not mistaken, I believe... More 

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Pangangan, Owner at Isla Hayahay, responded to this review

Thanks for your review, if your ever in the area again we would love to host you again im sure you would enjoy some of our new facilities. I will always remember your stay as it was my first country side tour and you were very forgiving at my lack of knowledge at that time but that inspired me to... More 

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