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Apo Reef Club

Calintaan, San Jose, Mindoro, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Manila, Philippines
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Liveaboard dive boat (for 2-day excursions to the reef) is highly recommended. Staff is friendly, well-managed, and highly competent. Dive master and management team from Switzerland is focused on comfort, safety, and enjoyment - they are great hosts!

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Makati, Philippines
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59 reviews 59 reviews
48 hotel reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

We had a good three days at the resort and on the boat. Setting up the booking was fine, done through a series of emails and SMS'. On arrival they arranged the pick up from the airport on their 4x4 and when we got to the resort their was a nice cold buko (coconut) waiting. The room was large, clean... More 

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Sutton, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2013

Michael and his staff go out of their way to make you trip a life time memory. Armando was fantastic, good cook and always there to assist. The resort is a piece of paradise with really nice rooms. They go steps above other dive resorts.

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Rome, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2013

Excellent dive experience, Apo Reeef may be compared someway to Koror the area in Palau Republic, Micronesia, for the abundancy of fish. Excellent the service and the assistance, some more attention to meals on board, during the two or three days out of the resort. The final price, once paid the dive safari and the crazy marine park fees, comes... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2013

Lovely staff who go to the extra effort of making you feel at home and welcome. Rooms were clean and basic but had everything you needed. Everything was well organised, and they greeted us with our own mugs (with our names on it) and really tried to tailor everything to our needs. immense attention to detail. We spent 2 days... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2013

We stayed at the backpackers room for 2 nights before a bungalow was available. The backpackers room has 2 single beds. When we were there there were no curtains. The bungalow is very nice. Comfortable bed, attention to detail (umbrellas, torch, safe, plenty of towels, washing line outside). An area where they could really improve in is the food. It... More 

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Makati, Philippines
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2012

I am an european expatriate living in Manila for almost 5 years and I have been in resorts of all kinds throughout the Philippines. There is a variety of amazing places for diving or not: El Nido, Coron, the whale sharks in Donsol, Malapascua Island and its thresher sharks, Boracay, Bohol, etc. Apo Reef, while not as spectacular as the... More 

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Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2012

My wife and I stayed with Apo Reef Club for 3 nights total. The first night was on the boat during a scuba trip, and last two were at the resort. The trip was generally very well organized. We arrived at the airport (please bear in mind that all flights between San Jose and Manila are very inconveniently timed at... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2012

When looking for a resort to dive app reef we happened across this little resort. The rooms are basic but nice and comfortable. No TV though but you have the view of the sea instead. Food buffet was good and the pool as well. The pool area is lively. In term of diving, you can either visit the nearby sites,... More 

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Address: Calintaan, San Jose, Mindoro, Philippines
Location: Philippines > Mindoro > Occidental Mindoro Province > San Jose
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