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Fox & The Firefly Cottages

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  • Average5%
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"Your home, intimately outdoors." Fox & The Firefly Cottages is the home accommodation of SUP Tours Philippines that does the stand-up paddleboard holiday tours in Bohol and other parts of the country. Located next to the Loboc River between big trees and rice paddies, this is the perfect little place to get-away, relax and enjoy nature. The cottages are tastefully designed with modern interiors and comfortable beds whilst staying true to the Philippine "nipa" hut living tradition. All cottages have private outdoor bathrooms with hot and cold showers surrounded by plants and flowers. The restaurant Food & Fables, is open early for breakfast and offers traditional and vegetarian food cooked fresh everday.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Location
Full view
Getting there
Tagbilaran Airport19 km
Mactan Intl Airport76 km
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All reviews paddle boarding outdoor bathroom loboc river stand up paddle chocolate hills firefly cottages relaxing place rice fields small group an amazing place welcome drink warm water two nights open air a bit overpriced brewed coffee incredible value
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here for 3 nights. The location in Lobic by the river is lovely. You will really need to rent scooters to get about the easily but near to Chocolate Hills..The rooms are basic but fine. No a/c in our room but a fan...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We just stopped by for lunch. Food and drinks were great and lovely service. Is a really cool spot up in the trees overlooking the river and the cottages. We especially enjoyed the sexy foxy cocktails!

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Reviewed October 23, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful place on the river - way surpassed our expectations. Restaurant was also great and the staff were super kind and helpful. A bit of noise from construction but we didn't really find it distracting. Owner was super nice and helpful.

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Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

I came here to unwind and relax, but the facility was undergoing major construction and renovation. Making improvements is welcomed and understandable, but hosts should inform potential guests before or after booking. Construction was all around and directly beside my cottage. It was noisy all...More

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Response from turffonco, Owner at Fox & The Firefly CottagesResponded October 3, 2018

Dear Guest we are sorry that the renovation we are doing to improve the facility's for the guest has troubled you in enjoying your holiday in our place. About the countryside tour as much as we would like to change the activities which are on...More

Reviewed September 15, 2018

Its a great oportunity to be surrounded by quitness and peace. Everybody that work there were very nice and helpful. The place is beautiful, with cute little puppies and a peaceful garden. At the front there is an amazing river, that u can see at...More

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Karolina D
July 18, 2018|
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Response from Farhan N | Reviewed this property |
too far...different island...unless u stay at the panglao n take package for whaleshrk. but then u cant make it to kawasan, which i totally recommend u to try
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754timr
July 6, 2018|
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Response from becciitravels | Reviewed this property |
We were there in April and didn’t have any problem with them at all. Some of the rooms have a mosquito net but not all. We didn’t have one and didn’t get bitten once. Even when we went on the nighttime firefly tour on the... More
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Traceyhammond
May 26, 2018|
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Response from becciitravels | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can see some around the cottages but it’s definitely worth going on the SUP firefly tour it will take your breath away! (I won’t go into too much detail so I don’t ruin the surprise!)
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"choose the Suite "
52paulinez
Sep. 8, 2018
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"Any room here is the best"
agathahenry
Aug. 3, 2018
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"The best view is in the cottages"
ricom103
Jul. 16, 2018
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"Message the place direct for more up to date availability "
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May 18, 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$33 - US$47 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Paddle's Up Guesthouse
LOCATION
PhilippinesVisayasBohol ProvinceBohol IslandLoboc
NUMBER OF ROOMS
8
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