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Potipot Island

1 km from the mainland shore of Uacon, Candelaria, Luzon, Philippines
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Lovely place!!!

potipot is just 10 mins boat ride from main island.Boat ride will cost you 1k pesos for 6 to 10... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Peter Tei Z
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Olongapo, Philippines
lovely sunset here!

Potipot is a charming island with a lovely sunset view and a beautiful sunrise worth our visit. we... read more

Reviewed June 15, 2017
AttyByuti
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good47%
  • Average26%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“white sand” (21 reviews)
“boat ride” (19 reviews)
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1 km from the mainland shore of Uacon, Candelaria, Luzon, Philippines
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

potipot is just 10 mins boat ride from main island.Boat ride will cost you 1k pesos for 6 to 10 person back and forth, the entrance to the island is so cheap 100 per head. with free tables available around the island first come per...More

Thank Peter Tei Z
Reviewed June 15, 2017

Potipot is a charming island with a lovely sunset view and a beautiful sunrise worth our visit. we did not sleep here as there was no electricity. we stayed at a resort 5-min. boat ride away from the island.

Thank AttyByuti
Reviewed June 3, 2017 via mobile

Nice island, but a little expensive for those looking for affordable trip. From the mainland of Potipot there is a 5-minute boat ride to reach the island. The boat is worth Php100.00/ pax, 2way. The entrance fee is Php100/pax with free table and chairs. If...More

1  Thank Maria Carmela F
Reviewed May 22, 2017

Will definitely go back to Potipot Island! The cold, clear water is very refreshing. The fine, white sand is so smooth on your feet.

Thank Donna0104
Reviewed May 18, 2017

Bad: so much trash in the island. dirty comfort rooms. no police to attend tourists reports, imagine we saw a foil used for shabu. star fishes are gone. Good: number kubos are now available. kayak rentals. still...affordable boat rentals.

1  Thank carinojerelon
Reviewed May 3, 2017

Been to Potipot island during long weekend. The island was packed with visitors. Tents were all over. There were few cottages, but most of them are still under construction. It was a chaos to see that people cram to look for their place where they...More

2  Thank Neil S
Reviewed April 25, 2017

The main kudos for this place is the people who will take care of you, specially the Bangkeros who are very hospitable to make your travel to the island itself one of the most memorable parts of the stay. The problem though is the place...More

2  Thank Aydrianai
Reviewed April 3, 2017

This seemed a good place to visit and in fact it could be if it were much better looked after. We enjoyed our swimming and relaxing, even walking round the island but the poor facitities and condition meant that we really wanted to leave after...More

5  Thank Dave J
Reviewed March 31, 2017 via mobile

Potipot Island also known as the Little Boracay of the North is a 4-5 hr. Drive from Manila to Candelaria, Zambales. It's a good place to beach bum on a weekend for a quick retreat! I was able to purchase a P499 voucher access to...More

3  Thank Lovedeniseang
Reviewed March 13, 2017 via mobile

...going there took as almost 8 hrs from manila coz we were not able to take the straight trip to sta cruz zambales...we took the trip to olongapo via vicory liner in cubao(php202) instead from there, another bus to sta cruz(php168)...we made a wrong decision...More

5  Thank Edwin V
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