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Secret Paradise Resort & Turtle Sanctuary

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$141*
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We are family ( 12 persons) and stayed 4 days. We appreciate our accommodation, beautiful cottage, beach front and the staff our very helpful and very kind. Amazing to swim with the turtle and a lots of fish with beautiful color. Thanks a lots and hoping we come back soon.

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Pasig, Philippines
Reviewed 1 week ago

Travelled with my cousins for a 3-day getaway. Getting here was no easy task, but well worth it (1 hr Flight from Manila to Puerto Princesa, a 3-hour van ride, then finally a 1-hour boat ride). The place was amazing and even more so, the staff (special mention to Pong and Michelle). It was literally a cove in the middle...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Heaven is like a place of perfection. To be on this island, Secret Paradise Resort and Turtle Sanctuary is of that kind of experience. I have been to Cebu and Bohol. Davao beaches and some part of Palawan too, but to be here is way far incomparable. I came here to arrange a wedding for a Russian and German friend,...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Incredibly situated in your own bay, directly in front of your brand new, air conditioned lodge. The view is magnificent and when you wake up you can see the turtles surfacing for a breath of air if you're lucky. Put on you're snorkeling gear and dive in. The snorkeling during the Island hopping at twin rib was excellent. Staff is...

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County Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What an amazing unspoiled place. Quiet incredible beaches, brilliant snorkeling right on your doorstep, lots of activities and just a lovely relaxing place. The facilities are very good and the staff are very attentive and friendly. The setting is breathtaking and a joy to spend a few days in. Small negatives would be the wifi is poor and only works...

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Krasnodar, Russia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We travelled to Secret Paradise Resort from Sabang by small boat (it was extremely, as in the ocean waves were very high and all our belongings were totally wet). When we saw the resort we were really happy;) When we came to the resort: staff met us, offered free cocktail and massage. Then they show our room (it was on...

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Isle of Man, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed as part of two week holiday travelling around Palawan The Good - AMAZING location, which is what you are paying for and travelling an hour in boat to reach - VERY peaceful - Nice clean accommodation - Staff friendly, courteous and exchanging - Snorkelling - Experiencing turtle release and clear commitment to environment by owner - very impressed -...

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Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is perfect, the bungalow was cute with mozzie net making it look like a romantic four poster bed, air conditioning when you needed to cool off and our own lounge chairs out the front. The restaurant allocated you a spot so you never need to wait for a table and they do mostly Filipino food with a number...

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Bentleigh, Australia
Reviewed 16 April 2017

What an amazing place. The sanctuary is pristine, no crowds (only the guests allowed on the beaches). No Island hoppers allowed. But the guests can Island hop if they wish. So majority of the time the beaches are all yours. The staff was amazing. Beautiful accomodation. Everything is very well organised. We organised transfers via the resort, which worked out...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 12 April 2017

I went to this place last february for my friend birthday, we stayed two days. The place is absolutely lovely, very calm and peaceful. This beautiful place has been well conserved, good job has been done by the owner there. The design is ligth and high quality, and it is not too crowded has only few bungalos are available. We...

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  • Beachfront
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  • Free Internet
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  • Breakfast included
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  • Beachfront
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Secret Paradise Resort is the only official turtle sanctuary endorsed by the government and WWF-Philippines. We are the only Marine Sanctuary & Nature Reserve of its kind in Palawan, set in 2 private coves with a 4km private coastline, lined with coconut trees and 4 private beaches with our own waterfalls. Our exclusive 90 hectare Nature Reserve has plenty to offer everyone, from hiking to kayaking to explore our 4 beaches, snorkel with the turtles and fish in our Marine Sanctuary called "Turtle Bay", or just view the beautiful 2 house reefs. Tour activities ranging from Island hopping with waterfalls, Underground River tours & more. Private transfers to/ from the resort from any destination in Palawan. Situated between Port Barton's Marine Park and Sabang's world famous Puerto Princesa Subterranean Underground River, voted one of the 7 Wonders of Nature in the World 2013. All our six cottages are detached beach front. All our 8 accommodation have air-con, mini bar, 24 hour hot water showers, safety deposit box, balcony with hammock & private beach loungers. All superior cottages & rooms have LED satellite TV/DVD. Free WiFi- snorkel/mask/kayaks. We accept credit cards/ currancy. Why share paradise with 100 other guest. Relax and experience true paradise in nature with us. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Secret Paradise Resort & Turtle Sanctuary

Address: Turtle Bay | San Vicente, Port Barton, Palawan Island 5300, Philippines
Region: Philippines > Mimaropa > Palawan Province > Palawan Island > Port Barton
Price Range: $175 - $310 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Secret Paradise Resort & Turtle Sanctuary 3.5*
Number of rooms: 14
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“All the cottages are in front to the beach, luxury inside the room with a large shower and very quite.”
315mildredc, 17 May 2017 | Read review
“Villas on the main cove is best, close to the restaurant”
DianeCBD, 9 May 2017 | Read review
“Beach 1 cottages are more private and quiet and more like intimate.”
860rafyc, 5 May 2017 | Read review
“Cottages are beautiful & detached on the beach, they're a good bet but the Junior suites is also perfect & probably a lot cheaper”
markloftus44, 3 May 2017 | Read review
“We stayed at a Villa. It has everything you would find in a good hotel room.”
Nilmini, 16 Apr 2017 | Read review
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