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Acacia Resort and Dive Center

Brgy Ligaya, 4202, Mabini, Luzon, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rooms are nicely furnished. Service was good. Location isn't good as there is nothing much outside the resort. But this applies to most dive resorts. What can I expect? Blackouts happened 3 times in my 4 nights stay.

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Grimsby, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2016

We have found this resort to be more than adequate for the needs of a diver. The rooms are quite compact and basically furnished with a large bathroom. The food is very good and plentiful. If the resort is busy there is a buffet but if there are few guests then your food is served to you. The staff are... More 

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Tucson, Arizona, United States
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016

I spent 7 days here in January of 2016. I was very satisfied with the accommodations; the room I stayed in, while not overly large, was comfortable. The Bathroom was spacious. The food was all served buffet style on the outdoor terrace. The food was varied and delicious. The food was a mix of western and Philippino fare. While the... More 

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Thank Greg S
Honolulu, Hawaii
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2016

I have returned here time and time again for several years. The staff never seems to waver in their desires to satisfy even the neediest of customers. From photo enthusiasts to deep tech explorers... Acacia has all the requisite equipment to satisfy any divers hunger... Did I say hungry? Never here, their world-class chef creates some of the most amazing... More 

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Thank Leepack
Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2016

All the staff and management were very friendly and helpful. The food was wide in variety, quality and amounts available. The air-conditioned room was spacious and regularly serviced. It is well set up for service to divers, particularly. WIFI was fast from get up until 8:30-ish; then slowed until later that night. Still usable, just expect it to be slower... More 

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Thank dan4dd
Makati, Philippines
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4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2016

Whats great about diving in the province is that its far from the stress that you would get when you're in the city. The Acacia Resort was a great diving spot for divers to enjoy. I've read some of the other reviews about this place and I could agree on some of them like the food is very simple and... More 

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Thank soraansem
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2016 via mobile

Excellent. 5 stars for all round service. Hot towels after a dive was a very nice touch. Hope the sound system is available for the next visit so we can finish the beers faster ;) Rooms are very spacious. Thanks to Pat and Bert and all the staff for making it special. Left with new friends.

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Singapore
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54 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015 via mobile

Stayed for a week in this resort. The rooms are spacious especially the suites and deluxe room. The standards room are small but still comfortable though it's nearer to the reception so it's high up. The food here is awesome especially the desserts. The suit up area is slippery when it's wet so be careful.

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Katy, Texas
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16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2015

I just spent a week here at this wonderful resort. While it lacks some amenities that I’m somewhat used to having in other locations, this is my first time in Anilao, so it may be the norm for the area. The entire staff was extremely friendly, and always greeted you with a smile. The resort is very clean, with somewhat... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2015

Thank you every one at Acacia Dive resort for the very best dive holiday ever.Many thanks to Pat for all your attention to detail and organizing everything, to the housekeeping team for a great service, to the cooks for great food and to the all the friendly girls in the restaurant.Great job from the guys in the boat Robyn and... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Anilao, Philippines---known to be part of the center of the center of marine biodiversity in the world, offers amazing adventures and experiences for divers of all types and skill level!Acacia Resort and Dive Center sits on a gentle hill slope that goes straight to the sea with a great view of Balayan Bay. All of our 10 Ocean-view and 6 Standard were designed with your comfort in mind, from the oversized bathrooms to the hand-picked linen. All rooms have a private toilet and offer hot and cold showers. Sumptuous international buffets are available daily from our al fresco restaurant and bar. Afternoons by our pool and view deck offer a spectacular view of the sunset. At Acacia, your diving is our business! Spacious gear rinsing/storage areas are available for all guests, with separate washtubs and stations for all camera equipment. Our tanks and compressors are meticulously maintained to ensure only the best quality air and nitrox. Our divemasters have been hand-picked and undergo constant training to ensure the best possible experience for you. For the photographers, we also employ world-class spotters to make sure you find what you’re looking for. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Acacia Resort and Dive Center

Address: Brgy Ligaya, 4202, Mabini, Luzon, Philippines
Location: Philippines > Luzon > Calabarzon Region > Batangas Province > Mabini
Price Range: $137 - $220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 16
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