We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
boracay of surigao del sur

cagwait white sand beach is located in the municipality of cagwait, surigao del sur not in tandag... read more

Reviewed April 7, 2018
Davao City, Philippines
via mobile
Indeed white sand and clear waters

A really good beach it is eventhough it is not our preferred location initially. It was a good... read more

Reviewed August 26, 2017
via mobile
Read all 21 reviews
All photos (24)
All photos (24)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good53%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“fine sand”(2 reviews)
“an hour”(2 reviews)
Tandag, Mindanao, Philippines
Improve This Listing
Reviews (21)
Filter reviews
21 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Show reviews that mention
All reviews fine sand an hour surigao del sur beach waves cove paradise franz
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 21 reviews
Reviewed October 28, 2018

Very fine sand, clean, virgin beach with sparkling blue water......... very affodardable...... an ambiance you cannot afford to forget in your entire life... a scenic view with its own and cannot be compared to other beaches...

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank viper_cebu
Reviewed August 9, 2018

I have been wanting to come here for years now I wonder why it took me so long after the 2 1/2 hour bus ride from San Franz got dropped off ate the CWB turn off a local passing by picked us up dropped us...More

Date of experience: June 2018
8  Thank The_Nomad_11
Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

cagwait white sand beach is located in the municipality of cagwait, surigao del sur not in tandag which is an hour drive from tandag city. the beach is nice and powdery white sand beach, there is a resort manage by the local goverment much cheaper...More

Date of experience: August 2017
4  Thank jojos680
Reviewed March 18, 2018 via mobile

It's been more than a decade since my visit to this quaint but beautiful beach. Back then it was a quiet and an isolated stretch of paradise w/ nary a soul in sight. Only a few non-surigaonons were aware of this far flung eden. Today...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank paisley_road
Reviewed August 26, 2017 via mobile

A really good beach it is eventhough it is not our preferred location initially. It was a good choice. We arrived here early in the morning and it was beautiful. A perfect day with a perfect sun and sky. A long beach, with white sand...More

Date of experience: August 2017
3  Thank danmichaelf
Reviewed February 16, 2017

When we had our great SDS adventure, we never forget to visit Cagwait White Beach. The sand is not so white, but it is very powdery. It is really smooth, and you can feel that it lingers in your skin. The waves are great. The...More

Date of experience: January 2017
2  Thank carljosephburlat
Reviewed August 23, 2016

A great beach location with warm clear water and beautiful sand and trees . Very popular with the local population, I was the only foreigner in the whole sand bay. Some minor rocky parts around the top end of the beach but the rest is...More

Date of experience: August 2016
2  Thank davo13
Reviewed August 4, 2016 via mobile

For about an hour of motorcycle ride from Britania, i was able to reach this hidden beautiful long beach. Cagwait beach has a long shorline and golden sand. If you love walking on the beach, you will enjoy this place. If you want to relax...More

Date of experience: November 2015
1  Thank Xelami
Reviewed June 26, 2016

The white sand beach can be likened to that of Boracay's minus the amenities of course. It offers basic room amenities, basic resto bar outside the building. This LGU-run establishment is always the venue of the annual Kaliguan Festival which is becoming famous in the...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Jelotz
Reviewed May 16, 2016

The sand in Cagwait beach is very fine but it is actually not a white sand as other reviewers have written. It is a reddish brown sand but it is very fine and very nice for the kids to play. There were not so many...More

Date of experience: April 2016
2  Thank Scottie B
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Mateo G
January 3, 2019|
Response from NeilK963 |
There is one actual restaurant which is on an actual boat that is on the edge of the beach and has been converted. You can also use the restaurants in the few resorts there without actually having to stay there. No wheel... More
November 4, 2018|
Response from viper_cebu | Reviewed this property |
hi, at Cagwait White beach, there were no nearby INNs....but at Cagwait town proper, resort options are available... Monica del sol, LGU Cagwait beach resort, Plaza beach resort... Distance between Cagwait white Beach and... More
November 2, 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from viper_cebu | Reviewed this property |
yes.... road is passable by four wheels vehicle..