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Pura Vida Beach & Dive Resort

Washington Road | District 3, Dauin, Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental 6217, Philippines
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Ranked #4 of 10 Hotels in Dauin
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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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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    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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Clermont, Florida
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56 reviews 56 reviews
37 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In other words: Know what to expect. Pura Vida is a small resort, is well organized and super clean, with extremely friendly and helpful l staff. The restaurant serves good food (My favorite dessert was Mango Float). What to expect for lodging: We happened to change rooms twice, so we experienced three types of accommodations: - A traditional Filipino bungalow... More 

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chrisheim99, Owner at Pura Vida Beach & Dive Resort, responded to this review

hi from pura vida thank you so much for your review.this helps us to improve. best regards from pura vida and we hope you come soon back. More 

Perth Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We just spent 6 days at Pura Vida. This resort was perfect for us. We liked the fact it felt connected to the real world. For tourists, yet not ridiculously so. The resort has all the charm and feel of the Philippines and the beauty and friendliness of the locals who all work in the resort.The Swiss owner makes sure... More 

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chrisheim99, Owner at Pura Vida Beach & Dive Resort, responded to this review

wow what a review thank you so much and we hope we say balik balik and salamat po to be with us.big hello to australia from the sunny philippines tim chris and the pura vida-sea explorers fam..happy 2015 More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

My wife and I spent 3 days in the resort. We were put in the furthest room; however; there were other rooms closer to the main complex than ours. The room that they gave us had an AC unit, which could not be adjusted and because of the bamboo house it could not cool the room down properly. There were... More 

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chrisheim99, Owner at Pura Vida Beach & Dive Resort, responded to this review

Dearest Jovey and wife, First of all, please accept my apology that this happened to your vacation in our place, I knew there is nothing I can do to make your stay more pleasant. But, I can assure you that this would not happen anymore on your next visit I hope this experience would not hinder you from coming back... More 

Shangha
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21 reviews 21 reviews
19 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

due to typhoon, we can't go to the island and agent recommend Pura Vida to us. the garden is very beautiful. Room is clean and nice. Nice staff. We stay there for tree days and just relex since no sea activities due to typhoon. Beach is small. My nephew enjoyed playg with sand.

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chrisheim99, Owner at Pura Vida Beach & Dive Resort, responded to this review

hi salamat po for the nice review.come back soon again best regards merry christmas from the pura vida staff and a happy 2015 More 

Dumaguete City, Philippines
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36 reviews 36 reviews
6 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Pura Vida is the most beautiful looking resort along this whole 30+km coastline! All the cottages are clean, well-landscaped, lovely inside and well-maintained. Some of course are larger but all have a wide-open spaciousness that is enviable. On at least 3 occasions I've been mildly disappointed by their entree meals,but overall passable. The menu is, again, spotty, and so it... More 

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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

This resort is the best destination to choose to have a stressfree stay in Dauin. They pamper you with everything. The rooms are spacious and clean. The garden is very nice with such a great tropical feeling, in the evening everything is quiet and you hear the sound of nature, breakfast is great and a big choice at the buffet.... More 

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Sieradz
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

I really enjoed my stay at Pura Vida. Really nice ladies at the bar, very friendly and communicative. The resort is very well organised, everything works just fine you can relax and enjoy your holiday. Rooms are spacious, with AC and cleaned every day. The beach is not too big but enough spacious to play in sand, sunbath and swim... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Finding the resort was quite tricky this is because there are a lot in this area the ambiance and the architectural design of the resort is very impressive you will really feel the culture of the filipinos food was alright but a bit pricy for locals. But it is a great place for a short getaway!

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Bergen, Norway
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

I stayed at this resort a couple of nights this summer (2014), and it was one of the best resorts I stayed in. The people were accommodating and helpful, always smiling and attentive. The food was amazing. The rooms were incredible nice. Nothing negative about the stay! :)

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Traralgon, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

We stayed at Pura Vida for a week on a dive trip. It was wonderful with beautiful surroundings, lovely staff, terrific food and a great room. Everything is so close together, it is only a few steps to the pool, the bar, the restaurant and the dive shop. The hotel spa is so peaceful that we went back three times,... More 

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Address: Washington Road | District 3, Dauin, Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental 6217, Philippines
Location: Philippines > Visayas > Negros Island > Negros Oriental > Dumaguete City > Dauin
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 32
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Also Known As:
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Pura Vida Beach And Dive Resort
Pura Vida Beach & Dive Resort Dauin, Dumaguete City, Philippines
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#3 Spa Hotel in Dauin
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#4 On the Beach Hotel in Dauin
#5 Romantic Hotel in Dauin

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