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Nalusuan Island Resort

Olango Reef, Cordova,, Philippines
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Lapu Lapu, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is an amazing place to go to if u love marine life. U can see lots of diff fishes swimming around the island, and enjoy fresh air, breath taking view and the peace it brings. Not too impressed by their staff though, some of them may need a little training, but its all good. We will surely plan to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed there for a night last july 31 2015. What i love about the island is that the place is not crowded like any other island(the feel that you own the island😉..heheh). Staffs are very courteous. Food is quite pricey but you will know why once you get there. Never miss the sunrise,the view from your room is spectacular(we... More 

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Perth, Western Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Great day trip destination if staying on Mactan Island. We hired a pump boat from one of the locals at Marigondon for 1500 PHP. The trip only takes about 40 minutes. Entrance to the island is 200 PHP per person. Upon arrival we were created with the stunning view of the long boardwalk to the island siting in crystal clear... More 

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

I'm SO glad I received a recommendation to spend the last two days of my trip on Nalusuan. The owners and staff have done an amazing job of retaining a genuine island feel and community vibe. I loved that there are minimal accommodations and that the stilt cottages each have a view of the open ocean. Saw some beautiful fish... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

We stayed for 3 nights on Nalusuan in March. Whilst busy with other tourists in the day, we had the island almost to ourself in the evening. It must still be a hidden secret! Rooms on the sea, gorgeous views. Fresh sea food for lunch and dinner and the most hospitable staff. We loved the snorkelling, kayaking and ping pong... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015 via mobile

This is a place one shouldn't miss when in Mactan, Cebu. You can have a half day tour or stay there for a night or so. Just 3,500 php per stilt cottage or get the cheaper by 6 persons room at 6,000 php. Very affordable but the rooms are quite small and no hot water or coffee inside provided. Everything... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

I found the place to be great for snorkeling for from the moment you jump into the water fish swarm around you. I also find that the fish are of many different varieties. It's really worth the Php 200 entrance fee. Since it is a part of the sea swimmers should watch out for the triggerfish and some jellyfish in... More 

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Cebu City, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

We went there last Sunday, March 22. In our way their, i was so entertained by the birds dancing at the top of the floating styro balls which was put in the barrier of the island property. Upon arriving, really wanna jump right away coz i thought its shallow for the water is really clear, then friendly people approached us... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

I have been trying to book this accomodation for some time now but could never get any responses. Fortunately I finally found a reliable email for bookings: annmenca.mktg@gmail.com Whilst staying at this accomodation I was fortunate enough to meet the lovely Mendoza Family who are the resort owners and provided this feedback to them. Bookings can also be made via... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

While this small less than 29 room resort had an annoying policy of requiring a bank deposit of 50 per cent of one' stay instead of the far more convenient option of giving a credit card number, i made up for this peeving shortfall by having excellent snorkelling off the pier. The resort is reached by prearranged bangka transfer from... More 

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