The hidden paradise of Amun Ini Beach Resort is located in Anda, on the east coast of Bohol. The small, secluded resort has 15km of coral reef to explore.
Set in lush tropical gardens, with a private palm fringed beach, the small resort offers 16 spacious rooms in two cogon thatched longhouses, all with a breathtaking view of the Bohol Sea. Each room is furnished with double or twin beds, a flat screen TV, mini-bar, pebble porch and modern bathroom with a pocket garden.
Facilities include a restaurant serving three meals a day from locally sourced ingredients, hammocks, infinity pool and a spa. It’s possible to do local nature walks, mountain biking or go for a run as well as day trips around Bohol from here.
The on-site dive centre offers daily diving to the twenty local dive sites on some of the healthiest coral reefs in the Philippines. Snorkellers are welcome.
The resort is a two hour drive from Tagbilaran, set in an idyllic surroundings with a private beach cove, ten minutes before reaching the small town of Anda.
The on-site dive centre offers a range of PADI dive courses, daily boat diving to the 20 local sites and night dives are available. Diving here is relatively easy and includes reefs, pinnacles and walls. Facilities include a large equipment area and secure camera room. The reefs here are vibrant, with a healthy marine life suited for snorkellers and divers, especially underwater photographers.
Skirted by a 15 km long coral reef a couple of hundred metres away, the seas around Amun Ini offer some of the best dive sites in Bohol. Photographers and beginners enjoy the house reef or Paradise Garden and Dap Dap, dive sites with an abundance of marine life including plenty of critters and if you’re lucky, turtles and humphead parrotfish. Experienced divers enjoy the steep wall and views into the blue at Panorama as well as the chance to meet Bruno, the resident octopus at the Caverns dive site.
There is one fully equipped 10m long dive boat at the resort. Nitrox is available.
is featured in the following itinerary:
Experience world-class diving at a beautifully calm pace with this superb trip idea, which combines two of the Philippines’ hidden gems for a diving holiday brimming with indulgence and laid back luxury.
When to go: Jan-Dec, Jan-Dec
Duration inc. flights: 13 days
Price inc. flights: From £3,395 pp
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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