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The Village Bunaken

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“house reef”(19 reviews)
“low tide”(11 reviews)
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All reviewshouse reefa small swimming poollow tidegardens are lovelybeautiful coral and fishgarden cottagewelcoming ownersgreat dive spotsother guestsbuffet stylesmall resortone thing to notea wonderful place to stayrun placeother placeshot waterbig fish
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although the term “House Reef” is widely used, it is not well defined. In my opinion, in comparison with other resorts we’ve been to where the coral is 10-20 meters off the mid-tide line (eg Bokissa Island in Vanuatu, Onong on nearby Siladen Island, Murex...More

Thank jotway
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Beautiful little resort, very quiet, excellent food and great dive spots. The huts are spacious and clean, just the salt water showers is something one needs to get used to. Service is great and people are friendly. Not much more to say... 🙂

Thank Martin S
Reviewed 8 November 2017

My wife and I stayed 28 nights in this dive resort, which has questioned many of the other guests. However, we did not feel bored at all; never a dull moment. The car transfer from our overnight address to the port and the boat trip...More

Thank Dennenheuvel
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

We stayed three nights at the Village Bunaken. It's a small resort so not many guests were there, which was good as there are ample space to relax at the pool and benches. Our cottage is right in front of the beach so we can...More

Thank annietsang23
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Cosy and small resort where relaxing and diving or snorkelling is key! Staff is really friendly and helpful. The resort has an own dive school and equipment. Breakfast, lunch and diner are served for all guests together and the quality is very good. I was...More

Thank Mark v
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Beachfront
Spa
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Air Conditioning
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US$40 - US$45 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$40 - US$45 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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cbaduini
30 August 2016|
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Response from bubblesy | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is but you need to walk out to it. It's a really good reef but there can be a slight current
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djaguirre
27 March 2015|
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Response from Jean-Pierre N | Reviewed this property |
No, not yet. They are planning to upgrade next year from what I was told.
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"Ask for a quiet room."
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"Single rooms are available upon request for solo travelers"
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"The Village is a very small group of cottages all of which are clustered around the beach."
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"Any of the rooms I think are good as they are all private and secluded.."
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