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Minahasa Lagoon Dive & Tours Club

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Mangatasik - Desa Ranowangko | Kec. Tombariri - Kab. Minahasa - North Sulawesi, Manado 95351, Indonesia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

I am a diving instructor from Ireland and have been diving in several places over the last 12 years, this trip combined with sister resort in Lembeh has been one of the best trips I have ever done. I was solo travelling and was greeted by the dive guide Markus who was resand professional, I did several dives with him... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

We enjoyed twelve absolutely lovely days at Minahasa Lagoon. The resort's staff as well as the dive team of ECO Diver did an extraordinary job to make us feel like little kings. Thanks again to each and everyone there!!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

I spent 7 days, here, diving ,and enjoying the lovely pool and spa facilities. Even though, I saw photos on their web site; I was "wowed" by my gorgeous beach bungalow! It had a large main room with a huge bed, a second small room with bunk beds, and a huge bathroom area, which had a half in-half open shower... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Had a great time diving with Ecodivers at Minahasa. The dive crew was outstanding and the diving was fantastic. Combination of Wall dives and muck diving. Service was excellent and the staff was very friendly. I'll return someday.

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Manado, Indonesia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Going back to Minahasa Lagoon was a treat!! The bungalows with their white sand beach a stone's throw from the veranda was a relaxing way to enjoy pass the early evening hours before dinner !! Dinners we quite extensive offering both Indonesian and European cuisine. Don't forget to ask for the ice cream, for the dessert. The dive operation was... More 

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PARIS
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

we stayed there 8 nights expecting an exclusive retreat, given the pricing... good points : - the staff is nice, polite, smiling, doing his best... - I have been able to get vegan, non-gluten food all times (we were on full boarding). The cook was quite accommodating. - our garden view half bungalow was spacious, with a semi-private terrasse overlooking... More 

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MinahasaLagoon, Manager at Minahasa Lagoon Dive & Tours Club, responded to this review

We regret RB86 Paris did not fully enjoy his stay at our Resort with his partner. Manado and Minahasa are for Scuba Divers and both RB86 and his Partner are both not so it was difficult for us. There were 2 Expatriate Managers on duty in addition to local managers. We regret RB86 and his partner cannot identify them or... More 

Brisbane, Australia
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

Minahasa Lagoon Resort and diving were out standing. The views from the accommodation were spectacular. The accommodation was excellent and some of the rooms are being refurbished to keep the place looking great. The food was lovely with two menus to choose from for your four course lunch and dinner. We ate so much in the end we opted for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

We stayed at the Minahasa Lagoon as part of a diving trip with Eco Divers Manado who are now based here. It was just lovely. The rooms (ours was right on the beach) are spacious and comfortable, and even come with a toothbrushes and toothpaste. The staff, however, are what really make the place so special. Smiling, friendly people who... More 

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Dublin, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

I made a timely transfer at Manado airport from the Gangga Island Resort to the Minahasa Lagoon Resort. The ride to MLR took about 1 1/2 hours. I was greeted nicely upon arrival and shown about the resort. The rooms are quite large with lots of storage. There is good lighting in the room and bathroom. The electrical outlets in... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

We stayed for one week at this resort and our main reason was scuba diving. We were not disappointed. The dive sites on Bunaken Island are amazing, good visibility, colourful corals and lots of marine life. The resort offers comfortable accommocation in a very nice setting. The rooms were clean and the staff friendly however sometimes needed to be reminded... More 

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