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Camiguin Action Geckos Dive & Adventure Resort

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Agoho, Mambajao, Mindanao 9100 , Philippines
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My husband and I booked one of the traveler's room for 3 nights last week. We figured since this will not be a staycation that we do not have to spend a lot on accommodation. It was the right decision (as touring Camiguin when there's only 2 of you can be a bit expensive). We didn't expect much considering what... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booked here with a friend/colleague and was immediately greeted by the staff. The customer service was excellent, they found the right balance of being accommodating and leaving their guests to just relax on their own. Their restaurant also serves nice food and gives comfort to the checked-in guests who do not want to go outside the resort premises anymore. Personally... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Decided to book here because of the good reviews. The surroundings except that it's near a cemetery did not disappoint. Room amenities (beach bungalow) are not at par with the price. Very disappointed when after our check out they demanded a 500 pesos penalty thru the online service I used for a key they can't locate. Didn't even bother to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

Spent 6 days at Action Geckos which I would describe as very comfortable. The resort is well maintained providing nice furniture to relax. The staff stand out as very friendly and informative. They take the time to learn everyones name from the start which is nice. Breakfast included was great and the breakfast itself was fantastic. Would highly recommend.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

Just take 3 nights there, I didn't go diving but I'll make sure I'll go back there. Arnaud is the diving instructor and you'll feel really comfortable and peace full in this really nice place. Just enjoy the warm black sand in front of it, the sunset later and one f the best place of the Philippines : camiguin >>as... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

Action Gecko's mainly caters to divers. But anyone who loves peace and tranquility will love this place. The staff are just wonderful. They go out of they're way to make you comfortable. Arno is the dive master there, and he and his wife are just great folks. I didnt catch the managers name, but he was very warm and helpful... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

I had an absolutely wonderful stay here. A bungalow right on the beach, fantastic yoga classes with the lovely Kaisa, and my first two scuba dives with Arno. The staff are very friendly and helpful and the food very good. Kaisa and Arno also kindly organised a motorbike and driver for me to see the island, which was a fantastic... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

I always read blogs everytime I travel, to get insights, recommendations, do's and dont's, where to stay and eat, etc. I did not get to see Action Gecko's on the blogs I've read, until I browse here, TripAdvisor. I booked a room for 2pax for only 900 pesos. PROs: Artsyfartsy the rooms and T&B are clean the place is sorrounded... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

We stayed one night in a native style cottage near the beach. The place is very pleasant and friendly owners, however there is no TV due to their being no signal, which is common to resorts in that area. Also there is no AC. There are however plenty of mosquitoes, so take your repellant. Meals were slow to arrive but... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

We decided to stay here because of the comments we've read here in TripAdvisor and we are really grateful because we really did the right decision. The staff were really helpful and accomodating, the cottage was clean and neat. If you want to relax, you can stay at the hammock and read something. Truly a getaway. We'll be back here... More 

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