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Giddy's Place PADI Dive Resort

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Traveler (91)
Room & Suite (13)
Pool & Beach (12)
Ratings and reviews
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
Travelers talk about
“manta bowl”(11 reviews)
“pool table”(6 reviews)
“whale sharks”(36 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
Suites
Bar/Lounge
Concierge
Spa
Laundry Service
Giddy's Place is the only PADI Center in Donsol. The resort feature's Donsol's only Scuba training pool as well the best room amenities, a SPA, WIFI access, Bar and restaurant. Giddy's can provide everything you need to have fun in Donsol.
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Location and contact
54 Clemente Street, Donsol, Luzon 4715, Philippines
19.7 miles to Legaspi Airport
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Reviewed May 22, 2018

William was a very professional dive instructor taking me on my first deep dives. We went to Manta Bowl where i was lucky enough to encounter both a manta rays and whale sharks. During our manta encounter our dive master spotted fishing wire wrapped around...More

Thank Fiona T
Response from rryap, Manager at Giddy's Place PADI Dive ResortResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks Fiona. We are glad that you had a great time with us.

Reviewed May 7, 2018

My experience at Giddy's was pretty underwhelming. The room wasn't comfortable, the food wasn't good. Further, the dive instructor we went with wasn't knowledgeable about the dive sites and wasn't helpful. The water and power were pretty intermittent while we were there, so that was...More

1  Thank 878kaitlynm
Response from rryap, Manager at Giddy's Place PADI Dive ResortResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Kaitlyn.We are sorry that you did not enjoy your stay in Giddy's. We always strive to make your experience a good one.I do not know how to respond with the room wasn't comfortable as we have nice beds and nice bathrooms. We don't usually...More

Reviewed May 3, 2018 via mobile

We came by this dive shop by accident when looking for a bar and happy that we did! We were on a tight schedule and budget. Due to weather some dive schools canceled their trips, but William said he would still try to go out...More

1  Thank BasOver
Response from rryap, Manager at Giddy's Place PADI Dive ResortResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you and we are happy you had a great time with the Dive team.

Reviewed April 16, 2018 via mobile

Me and my friends had a fun dive at San Miguel, Ticao. Though we came late at Giddy’s place, we were still accommodated and immediately given gears. We were properly oriented before the dive. The food was included in the package too. Our dive instructor,...More

Thank Newbie_diverrr
Response from rryap, Manager at Giddy's Place PADI Dive ResortResponded 3 weeks ago

Go and Explore the underwater world and glad to be part of your experience.

Reviewed March 29, 2018 via mobile

Everything is great about this place - accommodation, food, service, people! Even the spa service is superb ... they even offer hot stone and scrub! We stayed in a family room - HUGE and cozy. Menu is simple but everything in it is delicious. Staff...More

1  Thank zikeopat
Response from rryap, Manager at Giddy's Place PADI Dive ResortResponded March 30, 2018

Thank you and we are glad you enjoyed our place, service and spa.

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Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast Available
Room Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Concierge
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Restaurant
Pool
Outdoor pool
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Details
Price range
$12 - $60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
$12 - $60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveler (91)
Room & Suite (13)
Pool & Beach (12)
Dining (8)
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ginaabesamis
December 9, 2014|
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Response from rryap | Property representative |
Hi. We're sorry but we did not notice this message through TripAdvisor. You can dive with us as well as book a room with us whether you are male or female.
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ginaabesamis
December 9, 2014|
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Response from MacDiverintl |
Diver or Driver?? I am coming the 2nd week of Feb.
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Room Tips
"Rooms on back side don't have road noise or wifi signal, but might have a dog barking at night."
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"Possibly ground floor for easy access to pool and restaurant"
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"Stayed 1st floor facing pool, very quiet"
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"family rooms facing the pool are great"
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