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Cheap restaurants and a good base to explore by scooter

Nice and inexpensive meals on the beach ... not too touristy like El Nido or Borocay or even... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
lucseawalker
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Dumaguete City, Philippines
Once beautiful white sand beach

This is the best stretch of white sand beach on Camotes. Unfortunately as with most nice places... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
mhaywardtravel
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UK
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good39%
  • Average16%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“low tide” (8 reviews)
“santiago bay” (16 reviews)
“white sand” (7 reviews)
LOCATION
San Francisco 6050, Philippines
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice and inexpensive meals on the beach ... not too touristy like El Nido or Borocay or even Malapascua! So here prices are reasonable and you won't be overrun by other tourists. For 500P/day we rented a scooter and did quite a circumnavigation from both...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the best stretch of white sand beach on Camotes. Unfortunately as with most nice places, it has not been very well cared for. Extremely busy with locals who camp all over the beach, play loud music and leave large amounts of trash when...More

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Reviewed 13 March 2018

This is a good resort to stay. clean, quiet, foods are good. everything is worth it since we enjoyed a lot.

Thank kishajude19
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

There is some coral and fish out there but its a long walk. The water is very shallow even at high tide. Ideal for kids but not for me. A few decent grill type restaurants. A laid back feel in the week but I bet...More

Thank Robin G
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Reviewed 26 February 2018

nice warm waters, with alot of beach bars, and the ability to do watersports. more for families than couples.

Thank Craig A
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Reviewed 10 February 2018

a nice beach with some eateries straight on the beach with some good food. Good for kids because they can go far in the water without getting to deep.

Thank Koenaki
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Reviewed 8 January 2018

We made a stop here in the early morning while touring ourselves around the island. It was overcast and very low tide so maybe that subtracted from the regular beauty of the beach on a high-tide, sunny day. Over all it was average and not...More

Thank Chris S
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Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Everything at Camotes Island is pleasantly affordable! We kayaked scenic Santiago Bay Beach for 1h at 150php. SWEET! The very low tide made for a more relaxing kayaking.

Thank Tranquility136
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Reviewed 16 December 2017

boyfriend really wants to visit this beach since 2016. We we're supposed to go last Nov 2016 unfortunately when we where about to go from Costabella Hotel there was a typhoon so all ferry ride going there was cancelled. So finally for our vacation last...More

Thank Suiza d
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Reviewed 2 December 2017

This is a lovely beach and you can walk for miles when the tide is out great eateries on beach as well at great prices very good

Thank dariandoreen
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mrskidcider
8 September 2017|
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Response from Harri K | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I would recommend that, if you are going to stay in Island for few days. Rent a motorcycle here costs about 400 pesos/day and car about 900-1200 pesos/day. We came with own motorcycle. It costs with Jomalia roro boat... More
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mrskidcider
8 September 2017|
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Response from Paul G | Reviewed this property |
We hired a motorbike. It was organized by our hotel. 400 peso for 24 hours. There were also minicabs and tricycles with driver/guides available.
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