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Lakawon Island

Cadiz, Negros Occidental, Philippines
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Perfect for a vacation! Staff are very friendly they have good food at very affordable price. The... read more

Reviewed yesterday
A TripAdvisor Member
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A break from the heat

Lakawon Island is a beautiful little island that is trying to become a large tourist attraction... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
John Z
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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  • Average26%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible17%
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Cadiz, Negros Occidental, Philippines
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Perfect for a vacation! Staff are very friendly they have good food at very affordable price. The restroom are very clean and the place is perfect! Taw hai is amazing! Love everything about it! Bean bags are cool too! White sand and very clean!!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lakawon Island is a beautiful little island that is trying to become a large tourist attraction. Unfortunately you must pay to get in, then pay to ride the pump boat out to the island, then pay for a picnic setting and the list goes on....More

Thank John Z
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were just a bunch of globetrotter wannabes trying to escape momentarily from the chaotic city life. So we packed our not so light bags and flew from Cebu to Bacolod. Destination: Lakawon Island. We took the early morning flight to reach the island the...More

2  Thank Van G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I've read reviews about the resort before we came here so I knew exactly what to expect with all the negative reviews and the constructions going on. My family were vacationing in Bacolod for 8 days from the US. We wanted to go to a...More

Thank Kay5858
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

The place is still under construction when we get there. We stayed at Pearls Place which has 16 rooms and 10 common CR. Lower level is fully developed but they are adding 2nd floor to that area. Our place is the farthest from everything and...More

Thank everlynmarie
Reviewed 9 July 2017

We were greeted in the port by a friendly man organising the boat ride to the island for P280 pesos each for adults. We had to book our tables/cabana in the island itself as we were paying by card. We got a family cottage good...More

Thank Markayne
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

When you get charged for everything including an entrance fee to an island you intend to stay for 2 nights as an in-house guest, I would expect nothing but excellent or even just good service. Unfortunately, Lakawon Island Resorts didn't even attempt to deliver such...More

6  Thank leearanton
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Hot summer is what you need? Lakawon is nearer and cheaper! Just bring your own food as sometimes there too many people ordering in the resto.

Thank Janice A
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Price-wise, boat fares and huts are reasonably priced at P280/person for a round trip boat ride and P600 for the umbrella hut (nipa hut wc is cooler than the tents) good for 6-8 persons. Bring your own water, and food if you have too because...More

1  Thank mtf524
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Dont expect boracay sands in this island. They should have disclosed that "pearl's place" has common CR. Felt uncomfortable using their common CR due to poor maintenance.

Thank Mario V
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17 May 2017|
Response from Cecile K | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Sorry for the very late reply... i do not have contact with them but their staff is very accomodating so if you go there even without confirmation but have the payment on screen shot im pretty sure they will accomodate... More
Nikki B
7 May 2017|
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Response from Didzki | Reviewed this property |
i'm not sure if they have kayaks. maybe, snorkeling. not sure either coz they just have this floating bar where you can swim around the boat but it's quite deep out there. Floating bar was at P200 or 250.