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By The Sea Resort

Santa Fe, Tablas Island, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Thank you Flavio & Chiara for a wonderful 4 nights stay at your lovely little resort in your little bay away from crowded Boracay.... The view from our villa "Aloe vera" was absolutely amazing. We enjoyed a warm welcome with a outstanding service and excellent italian food. --- All authentic italian, handmade and made with love and enthusiasm for cooking.... More 

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We had have big pleasure host you here, Thanks to come and to enjoy your time with us. Big hug, More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was mainly because of the reviews in Tripadvisor raving about its food and hospitality that a couple of months ago my wife and I decided to book with By The Sea resort for a stay from 18 to 25 December. During the booking exchanges I informed the resort (which is managed by an Italian couple) that we would bring... More 

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chiara b, Direttore at By The Sea Resort, responded to this review

We are really sorry about your bad tentative transfer experience. We take care about every needs our guest. The weather was bad in Caticlan but not here, we send you the only boat that we have available in that moment and we told you if your wife has scare, the boat will wait, for your . This boat is not... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

We spent a few days in the resort in may and our stay was wonderful and unforgettable. The place is a little paradise -location, environment, beautiful bungalows ( cosy and with great overlooking )-but the hostess, Chiara ,is so nice, and such a good cook, that she makes your stay unforgettable...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

We spent a lovely and relaxing few days here just before Christmas. Chiara and Flavio were wonderful hosts - nothing was too much bother for them. Chiara's cooking was wonderful - in fact we enjoyed it too much! The bungalows have been built to a very high specification and the views from them are stunning. The highest bungalow has the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

Stayed in the resort for 8 days over the new year period, felt like was in paradise, with beautiful location and views from everywhere, even from the cottages and the serene neighbourhood.. Cannot get such a secluded experience in Phillippines as in this resort. It has the perfect setting, only resort on this island and with green forests behind the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

We stayed in Boracay three months between January to early April 2014 with our two sons 4 and 6 years old. As this is our second long stay in Boracay with our kids we know our way around both Boracay and the islands close by. However, this year was our first visit to Tablas Island and even if there´s not... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

We had planned to stay few days at the By the Sea Resort, we finally stayed more than two weeks ... The resort is very pleasant : nice bugalows, very large and comfortable beds, a marvellous view on the sea, a swimming-pool, uniques sunsets, and most of all two very welcoming and unforgettable persons : Chiara and Flavio ! They... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

My first stay at this resort was one day after Valentines day of 2013. My companion and I had a wonderful might with two of the most sociable people I have ever got the chance to meet. They have a great attitude wonderful people to sit down with and have a good and interesting chat. The best this about our... More 

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Paranaque, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

I enjoyed the relatively isolated location of the resort, the authentic italian food, and most of all, the unlimited wine! I was the only one in the resort when i stayed so i had the whole place all to myself for 2 nights which was awesome..the hosts were very polite and attentive..great service! My stay was very relaxing...a perfect getaway..

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2013

Amazing nature, food, and people; what else can you ask for? All of the positive reviews here are spot on. The value you get for your money is astronomical, and the owners will treat you like family. Boracay was uninspiring by comparison. If I'm ever again in Philippines, I will visit Flavio and Chiara for sure!

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Address: Santa Fe, Tablas Island, Philippines
Location: Philippines > Visayas > Romblon Island
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 5
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