In an idyllic spot on the tropical white sands of Alona Beach, this small resort is ideal for those divers looking for a tropical paradise with a lively buzz.
The resort is located on Panglao Island, home to some world-class dive sites, and features just eight spacious deluxe rooms in two-storey buildings. All are equipped with air-conditioning, cable TV, locally built rattan furniture and a terrace. There is a swimming pool and the popular Coco Vida Bar and Restaurant serves international and local cuisine as well as being known for its large variety of exotic cocktails.
The onsite dive centre is operated by Sea Explorers (PADI affiliated) who offer daily boat dives throughout the year. Nitrox, Trimix and Rebreathers are available.
is featured in the following itinerary:
Choose from five exceptional diving locations in the Visayas region of the Philippines. Enjoy stress free diving adventures as you island hop between them, exploring everything from macro life to pelagics.
When to go: Jan-Dec
Duration inc. flights: 17 days
Price inc. flights: From £2,145 pp
Tailor-made trip idea
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Panglao, which is connected by a causeway to Bohol, offers divers coral gardens near the surface and steep walls complete with caves, overhangs and crevices harbouring teeming fish and invertebrates. The surrounding islands are known for big fish encounters.
Ideal for viewing: green turtle, western clownfish, banded sea krait, giant frogfish
Excellent for: Resort based diving, Snorkelling
Across the channel from Cebu is the beautiful island of Bohol, a tropical haven of natural beauty, with pristine beaches and colourful coral dive sites for both divers and snorkelers to enjoy. Land attractions include the resident tarsiers and the world-famous Chocolate Hills.
Ideal for viewing: green turtle, western clownfish, banded sea krait, giant frogfish, barracuda
Excellent for: Resort based diving, Luxury diving, Reef diving