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Avoid J Grace resort at all cost!!!!

My friends and i were ready for a rustic down to basic necessity stay. We were surprised to get an... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Cathy2847
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Tacloban, Philippines
via mobile
Good place for photoshoots but can be too crowded

The place is really beautiful. Rock formations and islands make up the Gigantes Islands or the... read more

Reviewed May 9, 2017
wenlong3788
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Bacolod, Philippines
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
May 9, 2017
“Good place for photoshoots but can be too crowded”
Apr 25, 2017
“Blessed with Resources”
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Carles, Philippines
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My friends and i were ready for a rustic down to basic necessity stay. We were surprised to get an airconditioned room but we had thin mattress on the floor and a toilet. They served oh so generous portion of scallops and other bounties of...More

Thank Cathy2847
Reviewed May 9, 2017

The place is really beautiful. Rock formations and islands make up the Gigantes Islands or the Islands of the Giants because it is said that human bones much larger that the average human size were found these islands. Nowadays, with the proliferation of posts in...More

Thank wenlong3788
Reviewed April 25, 2017

I can say that this Island is very rich in natural resources, from seafood to scenic spots. I just hope and pray that the local will try to preserve the island for future generations.

Thank Norwin D
Reviewed April 24, 2017

what i liked: 1. the very picturesque, natural beauty of the islands: Tangke Lagoon, Cabugao- gamay and others 2. the "all-you-can-eat" scallops and wasay-wasay in Bantigue Sandbar. well, for a price of Php1.00 per still-alive-and-breathing scallop, it is a bargain. 3. a nook the locals...More

Thank MsMariaKuchiloo
Reviewed April 2, 2017

went there with 4 others. Yes the island is only tiny, but to relax is great. other than swimming and a climb to the top nothing else is there. But we went island hopping which was great and varied. The food on the island stunning....More

Thank Clinton G
Reviewed March 22, 2017 via mobile

im amazed with the island because its not commercialize..you get to enjoy the simple things that the island has to offer..

Thank chibog888
Reviewed March 20, 2017

I really enjoyed our trip in Gigantes island, the locals are so accomodating ang hospitable. The place is so relaxing, when you get there the first thing you can see is the clear blue water that makes you feel excited to swim and get tanned....More

Thank Claudine A
Reviewed October 12, 2016

pictures posted online looks very nice but when you visit the place you will be disappointed. they dont have proper tourism officer to cater your query. we have choose estancia route and as we had our tour on the island they ask for a passes,...More

5  Thank Ailyn P
Reviewed September 21, 2016

Really one of a kind. The islands and the beaches are very beautiful and the locals are friendly. It's way more better than Boracay (which is too expensive and over crowded imo).

Thank Grace V
Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

We went for a trip around the gigabytes islands, having rented a local pang boat. It was a truly amazing day with lovely fresh seafood and astonishing scenery. The islands are largely untouched by tourism and it was a unique experience to visit these islands...More

1  Thank MSLS1989
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LeLanii
Hi anyone, I read that there's only 1 passenger boat trip to and from the island...is this true? And what time? our plane won't arrive until 10.30am, so I bet we will miss this boat to the island...but I don't want to waste that one day/night in estancia...is there another way/boat to get us to the island late? is that even possible? are there boats to privately hire? how much you think? many thanks!!!
June 12, 2016|
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Response from lowellrublico | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is true for the locals and people living in the island. As tourist, I suggest you rent a boat that will bring you to different islands in Gigantes group of islands. We got a package last April for as high as Php... More
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gg10
what are the resorts in the island and what part northside or southside? and if you have a website a number to contact the resort thanks
February 8, 2016|
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Response from Gen0915 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for late reply, are you still interested in visiting Gigantes? Anyway, if you wish to push through, in Gigantes Norte, my friends stayed in Hideaway Tourist Inn and a package rate approx US$42.00 included boat... More
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