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Hippocampus Beach Resort

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Bounty Beach Philippines See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews beach resort dive shop awesome location superior room welcome drink hot shower short stay staff was very friendly and helpful diving trip boat transfer mini fridge restaurant bar ocean view rooms are basic beach chairs great atmosphere happy hour
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My girlfriend and I stayed here in October. It is located right next to a beach, and has loungers for bathing. The room was comfortable and spacious. The food is good, and to top it off you get free breakfast

Thank BennersHean
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is where we stay for 2 days and room is clean, location is great, ambiance is peaceful because of near in bounty beach but all in all experience is great. They have mini bar and restaurant,you dont need to go anywhere. Just a little...More

Thank graziosalynda
Response from hipporesort, Manager at Hippocampus Beach ResortResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi there! Thanks for the great review about our rooms, location, ambiance, and the beach! We are sad to hear that you viewed our menu as too expensive - if you will compare us to other restaurants in the same location and same quality/service level,...More

Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

This a a very peacful and quiet resort for those travellers enjoy a relaxing holiday. Room is clean and tidy with balcony, however you need to prepare your toiletries as they provide soap only. It can be understandable for environmental protection and I support this....More

Thank George C
Response from hipporesort, Manager at Hippocampus Beach ResortResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much George! We are happy you enjoyed your stay and we hope to see you back! Hippo Team

Reviewed 2 October 2018

A group of 7 of us stayed here for 4 nights on a short scuba diving trip. We booked through Devocean Divers. The rooms are basic and clean. The air-conditioning and fan are a bit noisy, but you'll probably need these to sleep. The bathroom...More

Thank JRTL1962
Response from hipporesort, Manager at Hippocampus Beach ResortResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi there! Thanks for the lovely words! We are happy you enjoyed the live music and the food and beverages! From your description, it sounds like you were in one of our Standard AC rooms... these rooms feature window type AC and wall fans. These...More

Reviewed 26 August 2018

Great place to enjoy Malapascua! Rooms are spacious and clean, upstairs you get also a big balcony! AC is good and quiet. Shower with enough space to shower (if you have been to Philippines you know what I mean). Staff is friendly and available. You...More

Thank castillohermoso
Response from hipporesort, Manager at Hippocampus Beach ResortResponded 27 August 2018

Hi there! Thanks for your review - we are very happy you enjoyed your stay! Our bar and restaurant is definitely the mid-high range in the island, but that is for a reason... you get a beachfront location and view, you get great service, and...More

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Description
Hippocampus Beach Resort is centrally located on the main beach of Malapascua Island, Bounty Beach. Totaling 18 rooms with three different categories, including basic fan standard room, superior air More conditioning rooms, and deluxe beachfront air conditioned rooms. It has a beachfront bar and restaurant with beer garden, tables on the beach, and bean bags for sunset happy hour. In house scuba diving school, Devocean Divers, and in house Kitesurfing school, Malapascua Kitesurfing. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Room Service
Spa
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Top resorts Hotels
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On the Beach
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Top resorts Hotels
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On the Beach
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
18
Price range
US$49 - US$77 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Hippocampus Beach Hotel Malapascua Island
Location
Philippines > Visayas > Cebu Island > Malapascua Island
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Top resorts Hotels
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On the Beach
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
18
Price range
US$49 - US$77 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Hippocampus Beach Hotel Malapascua Island
Location
Philippines > Visayas > Cebu Island > Malapascua Island
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Pool & Beach (30)
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Dining (14)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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Ambassador630279
23 April 2018|
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Response from hipporesort | Property representative |
Hi there, it takes about 5 hours in total to come from the airport to Hippocampus on Malapascua. Malapascua is at the north tip of Cebu Island. It takes a little bit of time to reach Malapascua, but that is also what makes... More
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Alfred C
31 December 2016|
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Hi there, fins should be OK... the dive shop uses open heel fins which means your front part of your foot slips in and an adjustable rubber strap goes behind your ankle. The only problem might be booties... not sure if they... More
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"All our rooms were very similar."
JRTL1962
1 Oct 2018
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"Upstairs you get big balcony."
castillohermoso
26 Aug 2018
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"Select rooms which are inside rather staying near beach as during live music days your sleep can be..."
PratushN
31 May 2018
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"ocean view rooms are spacious, but can be noisy if you book on a night when the Live Band are playing.."
renr552
25 Mar 2018
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