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    Pura Vida Beach & Dive Resort

    Washington Road | District 3, Dauin, Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental 6217, Philippines
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    Reviewed 9 June 2017

    We stayed here for one week as part of a small dive club group. We had a free-standing bungalow away from the beach that was clean, comfortable, and reasonably quiet. The staff, facilities and diving were all wonderful. The food and drink were excellent for...More

    1  Thank nambourlady
    Response from SeaEx-VidaManagement, Manager at Pura Vida Beach & Dive ResortResponded 7 July 2017

    Thank you very much for your review of our Resort. We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and we hope to see you again soon. Best regards from the whole Pura Vida Family.

    Reviewed 9 June 2017

    Greatly enjoyed our dive group's stay at this property. Transfers were arranged with a minimum of effort on our part, and very conscientious and courteous staff attention to the wants of guests. Property is delightful: pretty, quiet, well maintained, and relatively intimate sized, air conditioned...More

    2  Thank Michael E
    Response from SeaEx-VidaManagement, Manager at Pura Vida Beach & Dive ResortResponded 7 July 2017

    Thank you very much for your review of our resort. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and we hope to see you again soon. We will certainly do our best to improve our wi-fi, but we can only rely...More

    Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

    Fantastic place, we've had a great time here, the diving has been amazing and the staff at the resort have been great. Rooms always clean and serviced everything well done DIVE boats equipped and very comfortable all guides had good knowledge of area and of...More

    1  Thank shortdrill
    Response from SeaEx-VidaManagement, Manager at Pura Vida Beach & Dive ResortResponded 27 May 2017

    Thank you for your review of our Resort. We are glad to hear your enjoyed your stay with us and we hope you come back for another visit. Feel free also to review our divecenter under Sea Explorers Dauin. Best Regards from the whole Pura...More

    Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

    The facilities are great. We had a nice bungalow at the back, not by the beach but where it's nice and quite. It's clean and well kept. The staff is nice and friendly. Food is not so great, but nothing bad compared to the rest...More

    2  Thank Sophie B
    Response from SeaEx-VidaManagement, Manager at Pura Vida Beach & Dive ResortResponded 7 July 2017

    Based on your review you have made your reservation through Sea Explorers Office in Cebu, not directly with Pura Vida Dauin. As they are handling most of our reservation, we have contacted them and asked a feedback over the long period of time (based on...More

    Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

    The place is so cozy. It feel likes home away from home. Staff are smiling and ready to help. Accommodation is well placed. Food is great. Going snorkelling and diving to Apo Island can be accommodated by the resort. The pool is small but inviting....More

    1  Thank purple2feb
    Response from SeaEx-VidaManagement, Manager at Pura Vida Beach & Dive ResortResponded 21 May 2017

    Thank you so much for your review of our resort. The Pura Vida team was more than happy to serve you with a smile. We are glad to hear that you had a memorable stay with us and hope to have you here with us...More

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    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Airport Transportation
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
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    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
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    • Pool
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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Outdoor pool
    • Price range
    • US$72 - US$156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #3 Top resorts Hotel in Dauin
    • #3 Spa Hotel in Dauin
    • #5 On the Beach Hotel in Dauin
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    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.
    Mariano A
    12 January 2015|
    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
    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
    Room Tips
    "Moorish and Blue Ring are seperate bedrooms with adjoining door if you want privacy from your kids."
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    "I choose the off beach hotel and save money. I only sleep in the room."
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    "Closer to the beach might be nicer, but anywhere is good."
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    "Small size and individual cottage format make virtually any choice a good one."
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