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Camiguin Action Geckos Dive & Adventure Resort

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København, Danmark
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Lovely place with bungalows, a nice restaurant and a garden with hammocks right next to a beautiful black beach. On top of the restaurant is a nice lounge area with a hammock and rocking chair. Also possible to get a massage and do yoga. The staff were very friendly and Kaisa and Arno were super nice and helpful. I didn't... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are annoyed by children screaming and playing, this is the best place for you. They have restaurant that serves excellent food from breakfast to dinner. They have rooms facing directly at the beach which, i would say perf! If they maybe consider having a gardener to sweep the gardens and improve the landscaping, it will be far better... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016

Looking for a romantic and rustic place in Camiguin was a no brainer for us. Camiguin Action Gecko sounds weird but the beach front hut was perfect. They arranged our hut with flowers and decorations that commemorated our honeymoon, a year in delay. There were hammocks, boats and the sun. No pool, which was ok for us. The restaurant had... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

The place is so relaxing. the hotel staff are kind and approachable!!! Its just that I always get bitten by mosquitoes every time me and my husband stays in the balcony and in their restaurant BUT i forget about this mosquito bite when they serve tasty food! 😄 ALL IN ALL i would say the place is close to perfection...... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016

3rd time staying with Action Geckos, 3rd year in a row. This time round, the trip is planned more on diving (like an addiction) but the thing I love about staying with them is the personal touch. The staff (boat crew included) greets and addresses you by name, they remember your preference once you've said it (the serving staff remembers... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

Located directly at the beach, this unique cosy place makes you feel like home. Their staff is super friendly and the food delicious! Nice hammocks to relax, book a dive, or you can rent a scooter to explore this beautiful island. You can find waterfalls, the claim sanctuary, good snorkeling & diving spots, mantigue island, white beach, volcanoes (Hibok Hibok... More 

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Farnham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016

A really lovely atmosphere, it's right on the beach and you can wonder into 'town' from here. i Say town, it's a very small couple of roads thats nearby with a few bars and a couple of restaurants, still a perfect location. the rooms are cost and the breakfast was great! There was a great book shelf i managed to... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

A friend of mine (Filipino) and I (USA) were visiting Camiguin a few weeks ago and chose to dive with Action Geckos. The diving was amazing and very relaxed. Fritz was a wonderful Dive Master to have. What really made our visit with Action Geckos amazing was after the conclusion of our dives. My friend and I stayed there the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

We took our Advance Open Water Course here and it was an awesome and fantastic experience! We learned a lot from the instructor, Arno, and the other dive masters. We met other divers (mostly non Filipino) who are regulars and they keep coming back to dive here for years! The food is also great here! I saw some reviews saying... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2016 via mobile

OBS: 7% extra fee on card payment!!!! If you are thinking about taking a diving certificate, do it with Action Geckos on Camiguin! Really great place with very nice staff! The backpacker room 900php is good value if you don't mind "cold" showers. Very chill. Restaurant was not amazing nor cheap, and breakfast was expensive for a backpacker (200php). Took... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Camiguin is one of those best-kept secrets that attracts divers and those "in the know". Diving is not 'my thing' but in this jewel of an island - still relatively unspoilt in comparison to Panglao Island - Camiguin Action Geckos is definitely the best. Why? Simply because of the foreign (European) hands-on management that look after your every need. The personal touches from the attentive staff are worth the money alone. Trips up the volcano etc are easily arranged, the rooms are clean and the beach bungalows/cottages excellent. Food is international and the beach BBQ a great way of meeting the other guests. Go - but don't tell too many friends."Every island on the Philippines should have a place like this." - LonelyPlanet Sightseeing/Attractions Tip: No swimming pool, but with Ardent Hot Springs only 3 km away, who needs one? Avoid Ardent Hot Springs at weekends unless you want to share one of the pools with 30 others. ... more   less 

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Address: Agoho, Mambajao, Mindanao 9100, Philippines
Location: Philippines > Mindanao > Camiguin > Mambajao
Price Range: $19 - $49 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 11
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