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Pura Vida Beach & Dive Resort

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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“sea explorers”(26 reviews)
“dive resort”(19 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We do frequently come to Dumaguette, mostly in the areas Zambougita or Dauin, Dauin has beach properties while Zambougita not, Our statement at the very beginning, Pura Vida is worth every penny you spent, yes its a bit bit on the higher price area but...More

Thank Thomas S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My nephew asked his dad if we can go back to dumaguete, get the same tour guide, same tour and same resort. From the first time I inquired about their accomodation to paying for it. I saw that the staff was very efficient in responding...More

Thank Julie C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I would rate the diving and the resort separately Diving is absolutely 5 stars , people are relentlessly working to let you enjoy the diving with no hassle and “ with a smile “ Guides are excellent ( thanks Neil ) and the coastal dive...More

1  Thank Sc2111
Reviewed 1 week ago

I did 21 scuba dives at Pura Vida over a period of 8 days. I was not a guest of Pura Vida, because they were sold out that week. However, my friends stayed there, so I ate there, drank there and dove there. After 3...More

Thank Arthur B
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have enjoyed our 5days/4nights stay in this resort. The amenities, ambiance and friendliness of the staff are excellent. Each cottage is well maintained and provided with all the amenities and comfort you could think of. The only thing that kept me from giving a...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Spa
Beachfront
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Airport Transportation
Shuttle Bus Service
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Dry Cleaning
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Spa
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$68 - US$162 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Top resorts Hotel in Dauin
#3 Spa Hotel in Dauin
#5 Romantic Hotel in Dauin
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Dauin
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$68 - US$162 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Top resorts Hotel in Dauin
#3 Spa Hotel in Dauin
#5 Romantic Hotel in Dauin
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Dauin
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Davidbrn
19 August 2016|
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Response from Craig T | Reviewed this property |
Sorry maybe too late pretty sure they'll organise a pickup.Make sure you go to the whale sharks. If you haven't already.Diving,stick with the DM.You won't miss a thing.
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Mariano A
12 January 2015|
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Response from chrisheim99 | Property representative |
hi amigo Mariano yes the resort is 20 min.away to the pier.possible as well we have ones a week a dive boot transfer direct from pura vida.hope we are able to help you.hope we catch up soon best regards chris
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seadocbt
29 November 2014|
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Response from chrisheim99 | Property representative |
hi bill great to hear from you.very welcome back........please send a e-mail to our cebu office they arrange everything for you best regards from the philippines chris
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Room Tips
"the more quieter rooms are more in the back as well as the suits"
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"Stay and scuba dive at another location."
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"ghost pipe is wonderful but book early"
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"Beach front rooms (such as the one I stayed - Seahorse room) are excellent."
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