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Isla Reta Beach Resort

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Quezon City, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It's really a great escape from the hustle and bustle of urban life. Accomodation and boat transpo is very affordable. Food in the island is not worth the price. Bring your own if you want. Beach is superb, well maintained. Fine white sand is simply alluring.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to Isla Reta to beach bum and we were not disappointed! The entrance is only 100 pesos and the food is good and cheap. We only paid 600 pesos for a grilled liempo, buttered chicken and chicken bbq with 4 rice and 1 liter of soda. The food is good. It uses very simple ingredients, like what you... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Please bring your own food or you can buy fresh seafood upon entering the beach on your right. Just DON'T order from their RESTAURANT! Super slow service with bad attitude from the staff. We waited 2hrs for our food with countless follow up with the waitresses but to no avail. We were very patient and polite up until the waiter... More 

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Mandaluyong, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went here with my cousin last August 18. Took the Isla Reta Boat scheduled to leave Sta Ana at 9am. Travel time approx 45 mins. Great beach. white sand. clear blue calm water. there are cottages(open and private room ones) for rent. They also have tent for rent for those who would want to experience sleeping along the beach. Entrance... More 

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Thank musickaren
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

The place is neat. Accomodating staff. Better if they have more rooms to offer. Also, their public toilet is also salt water. It would be nice for the day tour pips or those who rented their nipa huts to shower with fresh water to wash the salt water after swimming on the beach.

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Quezon City, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

An hour away by ferry from the mainland, Isla Reta is perfect for overnight camping. For a minimal fee, you get to enjoy this less crowded beach. Friendly staff are all over the place. You can even hire a boat to get you to the nearby Coral Garden.

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Thank Lawrence A
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

Yes, yes, the ocean view was fantastico, the water was pristine (no picture though) but the place will rip you off when it comes to payment. You have to pay 150Php each and thats only for one way, you've got to pay again if you wanna go back to the Main Davao City. Don't forget to pay entrance too if... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016 via mobile

Perfect plays to unwind and have fun with your friends.. White sand and clean blue water.. Hoping go back here with my soon to be wife.. You can do a lot of activities during your stay and you can buy fresh fish and grill it..Yummmmmmmmmmmy!!!!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

Beach is kept clean and the water is really clear. Sand---powdery white/cream with dead corals on the shoreline. There are several Talisay trees lined up offering shade to the guests. Basic setup and nothing fancy. I was even surprised that the tents they have for rental are Coleman. Restaurant needs improvement though when it comes to ordering because it really... More 

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Makati, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016 via mobile

I am really hoping that the beach will stay the same as it is, clean and unspoiled, with just minor needed upgrades in the resort facilities. If you are that type of person who don't like noisy and/or crowded places (just like in other beach resorts) this a place to be. A laid back and a peaceful resort. It is... More 

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Additional Information about Isla Reta Beach Resort

Address: Talikud Island, Mindanao, Philippines
Location: Philippines > Mindanao > Davao del Norte Province > Samal Island
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Isla Reta Beach Hotel Samal Island
Isla Reta Beach Resort Davao/Samal Island
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