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Sangat Island Dive Resort

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Sangat Island, Coron | Palawan, Palawan Island 5316, Philippines
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Tokyo Prefecture, Japan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed there for a night last Tuesday not knowing what to expect. But the place turned out to be a paradise and the staff was amazing! Just make sure you bring mosquito repellent during the rainy season.

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South Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great stay at Sangat Island. I celebrated my 50th birthday there and they went out of their way to make it special for me. My husband organised a private banca to go snorkeling and have a picnic on Pass Island and then we had a massage when we got back. To finish off we had an amazing... More 

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Toronto
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed just under a week at Sangat and booked based on the reviews we saw here. They were all right on point. This is a great place if you want to be truly "off the grid" and away from it all. Internet/cell connection is very limited but quite frankly, that is exactly what we were looking... More 

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Chard, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We chose to stay at the Sangat Dive Resort as it is so close to the WW2 wrecks and as a special birthday treat. We've read many of the reviews and whilst we agree that it’s not ‘cheap’ it is good vfm. It’s almost a shame that ‘resort’ is in the name because the beauty of Sangat is that it’s... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

In line with most of the other reviews, top marks to JoJo for providing such personalised diving experiences, unforgettable. His social efforts each evening really go beyond what many dive resorts offer and help bring guests together. The proximity to so many wreck dives works well and the surrounding limestone geomorphology makes the location unique. I'm a frequent traveler to... More 

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sangatking, Owner at Sangat Island Dive Resort, responded to this review

Thanks for your feedback and sorry that you did not sleep well during your stay and maybe we could have moved you to a cooler cottage closer to the beach or added more electric fans in your cottage if you had mentioned it while you were here? We have just built new beach side cottages that have an open roof... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

Such a peaceful resort on the beach with well organised diving of various wrecks within easy reach of the beach. I however am not a diver but my daughter is an experienced one but I throughly enjoyed snorkelling in the bay seeing corals and multiple coloured fish while she explored wrecks. The bar is great and the whole place remarkably... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

Just spent three short days at sangat island dive resort andy you have done it again it was good to see the same faces again to retain staff for as long as you have is a tribute to your style of doing things LUKE, WILL AND OF COURSE JO JO IN THE DIVE SHOP SAYS IT ALL the girls in... More 

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Makati, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

We had an amazing stay at Sangat Island, we hardly saw anyone around except for drinks during the evening or when it was time for lunch/dinner. The food was surprisingly good(would have loved if they had a BBQ night for guest). The service was excellent as they staff was very attentive. The wreck diving was good with visibility around 10m.... More 

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London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

We stayed in a beach cottage for 6 days with our daughter. The beach was lovely with great snorkelling just off the beach. Loved the ritual of drinks in rock back, chatting to Jo-Jo and Luke about following day's dives and then back to rock bar for a 'couple' of drinks. Extremely professionally run diving and the wrecks were all... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

Went for the wreck diving in coron bay,most wrecks 10 to 20 mins away by speedboat from the resort,ed our dive guide for the two weeks we stayed, was first class, led us inside all the wrecks to see things we would never have found ourselves,all staff at the dive centre very frendly & helpful,stayed in a beach side cottage... More 

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