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AABANA Bounty Beach, Philippines
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Definitely the best value for money you Will get on Malapasqua. Pros: - their own private beach. On the end of the developed area and hardly any outside guests on the beach - spacious, new rooms with all amenities you Will need - friendly lady who takes care of the place Cons: - the roosters. We didn't have one good... More 

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Gorey, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just had 6 nights at Aabana,couldn`t have been better. Perfectly located past the busier resorts,this is the place to relax and unwind.Mike and his staff were always helpful,the cottage was wonderful.Try the mango pancake breakfast on the beach. Add an evening massage by Nancy,it just doesn`t get better. Clean,perfect location,great hosts. I`ll be back......Thanks Mike.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Staying in Mike and Diose's Beach Cottages was a highlight to my visit to Malapascua. As a solo traveller on a budget I was offered a single room, very reasonably priced. The cottages are past Evolution diving on Bounty Beach, so very close to all dive shops and restaurants, however, the place is tucked away just enough to offer a... More 

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Makati, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My friends and I had a great time here. The staff though most of the time confused, was very helpful and nice. Yes, the owner was unavailable at the time we were here. But that's fine. It was a great experience for me and my fellow diver friends. The location was a good 20 minute walk from the dive shop... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Second time staying here, this time for our honeymoon. Beautiful and quiet location, with good privacy. Staff were excellent again and the owner Mike was very caring and helpful and seems to look after his staff well too which is a good sign. Lovely beach right at the front and you can also have meals served there. Short walk, maybe... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Me and my family (5 p) stayed in one of larger rooms - one floor up. Room is very nice and clean. Large bathroom. Hot water! Nice veranda with hammock. Mike is a truly nice guy whom takes care of his guests in the best way. The included breakfast is served on the beach. The beach strip connected to the... More 

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Krakow
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Been there with my wife during a 6month tour across SE Asia. Couldn't imagine a better place for a budget traveller on Malapascua. Great standard, good price, amazing view :) We DO recommend. And we do hope we will be able to return there some time again.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Been wanting to see Malapascua for quite some time and now I got the chance to see it finally! Booking was quite abrupt but Mike was just so responsive he was bale to answer my call and managed to book my reservation. No idea with how the place looks like and I dont want to believe with what I usually... More 

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tel aviv
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014 via mobile

If you come here you're lucky! This place is usually booked ahead mainly because there are no places like this !! Quite beach, beautiful rooms and most importantly Mike taking care of everything you'll ever need and want...always smiling:)

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Berlin, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

We had an amazing 6 night stay at Mike and Diose's - a true home away from home. The cottage, Casablanca was lovely and very clean, perfect for 3! The grounds are very well kept. The included breakfast was plenty and delicious. We were also served lunch once, which was delicious ( definitely BEATS the food at Exotic ) -... More 

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Additional Information about Mike & Diose's Beach Cottage

Address: AABANA Bounty Beach, Philippines
Location: Philippines > Visayas > Cebu Island > Malapascua Island
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 8
Also Known As:
Mike & Diose`s Beach Cottage Hotel Malapascua Island
Mike And Diose`s Beach Cottage
Mike & Diose's Beach Cottage Malapascua Island, Cebu Island

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