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Good weekend gateway near to Manila

its just 3-4 hours drive for manila, sand is black .beach is not that good but if you stay in a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Prateek434
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Average beach

Nice beach with surprisingly warm waters. As you near the beach there are plenty of people flagging... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2018
W285JUluiss
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Matabungkay is certainly one of the more remote locations that we have visited in the Philippines. On the whole it is not too far to travel to local hubs like Liam but the experience ends there. Once we arrived at the Matabungkay Beach Resort Hotel...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

its just 3-4 hours drive for manila, sand is black .beach is not that good but if you stay in a good resort near the beach its a nice place to enjoy the weekend. this place is perfect for family, I stayed in Matabungkay beach...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Prateek434
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

You can't swim in it. Most of the time its under-knee deep or too shallow. Though its good to breathe fresh seawater air. There were floating cottages and even 4 units of room-style suites right there in the beach. I dont think its good. Most...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Nice beach with surprisingly warm waters. As you near the beach there are plenty of people flagging you down trying to sell/rent their products or services. We opted to go down the street that parallels the beach and located a public entrance about a block...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank W285JUluiss
Reviewed 30 May 2018

It was a great view of nature and taste of seawater. I love the view of floating cottages at night. Water is clear where you can still see your feet because of it's transparency, a great place for company outing and team building. The was...More

Date of experience: June 2017
3  Thank LorSuree
Reviewed 28 May 2018

We went for a daytour and the young lady receptionist accommodated us and she was answering our queries. Later in the afternoon, an older woman showed up and she saw us when we were about to use the shower by the pool to rinse because...More

Date of experience: May 2018
3  Thank Bakasyonista2018
Reviewed 22 May 2018

I am very much disappointed on how they handle the shoreline of this beach. The Smell likes stinky fish. I wish the government could take a look at it.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Brian P
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

This could a great beach. It has amazing clear water, jetskis, banana boat rides, house boats (balsa), small shops along the front and even a few resorts facing onto the beach. Sadly, the sheer amount of rubbish on the sand and in the water was...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Stephen_Alas
Reviewed 30 October 2017

The main beach itself can be a bit dirty,but it is cleaned alot,If you walk about 30 mins along the beach it is very clean and no people.I spent 10 days here and loved walking along the beach on my own

Date of experience: October 2017
2  Thank jonfeaver
Reviewed 14 October 2017

The residents and business owners should get together and clean this place . The government doesn't care and who knows where do they spend the environmental fee that they collect.

Date of experience: September 2017
4  Thank CasaA
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