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Taipei, Taiwan
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12 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 December 2013

This was a "hidden gem" hotel. The staff is great, the grounds are beautiful, and the food delicious. We also took advantage of the island tour offered by the hotel and it did not disappoint. The hotel also called us a tricycle that we took to Alona beach and back. It's a smaller hotel, and we went after the typhoon... More 

1 Thank Alex L
Luzon, Philippines
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 November 2013

i booked this hotel last September for Nov. 4-7 stay. It was a very smooth transaction with their reservations agents and answered all my emails in a timely manner. Come October, a very devastating earthquake happened in Bohol and many lives were lost, old churches damaged and of course, tourism gone bad for the people in Bohol who makes this... More 

1 Thank crisel_dang
Bacolod CIty, Bacolod, Philippines
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2013

We were in Amerela from Nov 6 to Nov 9 and we really liked the place, Staff were friendly and accommodating, rooms were very clean and I love their food. It tastes so good because they are all organically grown right in their own backyard!:). No wonder their nilaga, tinola and their veggies taste so good. When the super typhoon... More 

1 Thank Paqs I
Brisbane, Australia
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13 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 November 2013

My girlfriend and I stayed here for a few days in September. I wish we could have stayed longer. The resort is absolutely beautiful and the staff are amazing. I don't know where to begin with this review, but I will say that this has been one of the best holidays of my life. From the moment you are picked... More 

4 Thank Jono_1989
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13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 November 2013 via mobile

We just had our beach wedding in this beautiful place last October 20, 2013. Yes, just 5 days after the 7.2 magnitude earthquake that struck Bohol. Fortunately, Amarela was not affected, although the owner's hometown in Antequera and some of the employees' homes were affected. Amarela was the perfect place for our intimate but fun and memorable wedding. I remember... More 

4 Thank marliesrbosch
Luang Prabang, Laos
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327 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 174 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 November 2013

Our family had a great stay here for 3 nights, 4 of us sharing a somewhat squeezed deluxe room. Its a small place with great views over the ocean, overlooking a small stretch of coconut palms that one walks through to get to the beach, and the grounds are green and luxurious, and the main building is decorated with traditional... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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54 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 November 2013

This is a very nice place to stay if you love serene strips of beach that allow long walks in the sand. Perfect for relaxation and soul searching. The isolated beach also was abundant with hammocks to allow for lazy afternoon naps along the beach. It might not have the excitement and the crowds like ALONA beach, but one can... More 

2 Thank dennis u
Seoul, South Korea
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Reviewed 31 October 2013

From the moment we booked our trip, we were impressed with the level of service at Amarela. They were very responsive to pre-arrival email questions and requests. Upon our arrival at the seaport, pickup by Amarela staff was flawless. We stayed at this resort looking for a quiet, secluded area with picturesque views that was small and a bit different... More 

1 Thank SJMYIO
Singapore, Singapore
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42 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2013

Good staff, lovely food, great service, beautifully decorated place with a white idyllic beach, great massages, nice pool and well maintained garden at a good location. We would go back in a heart beat. Staff are very well trained and treated by the managers (also from asking around in the area) which we always find an important plus. Only thing... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2013

If you are looking for a very comfortable getaway dripping with artistically styled surroundings this will be the place for you. Every aspect of the resort was pleasing or outstanding. The staff were all friendly and attentive, as well as being genuinely caring regarding the welfare of our often noisy 2 young boys. We also had a minor medical issue,... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Amarela is a cozy yet elegant boutique resort atop a gentle slope with a stunning panoramic view of Bohol Sea and neighboring islands. Natural sandstone pathways run through native landscape, leading to the long stretch of white beach. The resort showcases local art and culture in meticulous detail - highlighting antique & traditional furniture, artifacts & handicrafts, old hardwood doors & floors, as well as an outstanding collection of sculpture & paintings. ... more   less 

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Address: Amarela Resort Barangay Libaong, 6340, Philippines
Region: Philippines > Visayas > Bohol Province > Panglao Island
Price Range: $153 - $375 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Amarela Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 25
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Also Known As:
Amarela Hotel Panglao Island
Amarela Resort Bohol Province/Panglao Island
Amarela Hotel Bohol
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#1 Top resorts Hotel in Panglao Island
#4 Luxury Hotel in Panglao Island
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“Pick a room away of the dining area, it's quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles YamanL, 17 Sep 2016 | Read review
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“Choose the Amarela Room for the best view”
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“Corner room offers fantastic views over the sea”
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