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Guam, Mariana Islands
Reviewed 29 May 2016

Yap Dive Resort is on the hill over looking the Chamorro Bay. A great vacation place where it access the insights of cultural activities in the villages and diving area. The structure is designed in european design. Taste of europe in Micronesia.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 7 April 2016

Very friendly and helpful staff. I think only 3 of the rooms were rented when we were there for 3 nights. I was the only person in the pool when my husband scuba dived. Large room with wooden floors and a balcony looking at the pool. Air conditioner kept the room cool and easy to sleep at night. Good location...

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Majorca, Spain
Reviewed 19 March 2015

The Yap Pacific Hotel is the most elegant house in Yap – but unfortunately that is it !This hotel was built by an American couple in a Victorian style with love to small details but now it is lacking paint and general maintance. Rooms are spacious, with balcony and comfortable beds but without any modern features. There is WIFI in...

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Koror
Reviewed 28 February 2015

The hotel rooms are old style, and very spacious. There s no working wifi in the room, but it is adequate in reception and in the restaurant. The pluses are the staff and the dive guides, really friendly and make an extra effort to make you welcome. The negatives are be careful walking around. Most of the outside woodwork is...

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1Thank RichardB B
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 20 October 2014

As the initial Shark academy participants, rate it 9.9/10... Good knowledge reviews, fun dives... Delicious meals with a fantastic view... Spacious room, nice balcony... Friendly staff, warm hospitality ... Kayaking, great 30km adventure !

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2Thank Xue C
Key West, Florida
Reviewed 29 May 2014

YAP Our first official stop, on our around the world adventure with Star Alliance. The flights in and out of here where limited, so we where able to make quick great friends. Dieter, the hands on owner, and manager was extremely help full and enjoyable to be around. We loved the entire staff and made the right choice in our...

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2Thank casakey
Poway, California
Reviewed 15 March 2014

I stayed one week at Yap Pacific Dive Resort. This was my second time and I was very satisfied with everything. All the staff go above and beyond the call of duty. I went diving one day and all my needs we're carefully met. Attention to detail and safety with friendly smiles. The large rooms with hardwood floors are very...

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2Thank Sspencer48
Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 18 January 2014

First we had a great time at this facility. The accommodations were very nice and clean. There is an oblivious lack of maintenance from the peeling paint to the gardens requiring landscaping. It appears as though the current management is doing the minimum required to continue operation with no thought for the future. Maintenance should not be the problem considering...

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8Thank Teleosurd
Sofia, Bulgaria
Reviewed 16 January 2014

Yap Pacific Dive Resort is the best hotel in Yap. We stayed there for 7 days for the New Year and if you anyway in Yap you must be diving. Otherwise there are not too much to do there anyway. Comparing to Yap, Palau is like New York (much more modern and organised). FSM (Federated States of Micronesia) is a...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 25 December 2013

Went there for a week as a family of four (two children, 12 and 10). The place is just beautiful and stylish (both exterior and interior); having seen some other places in Yap, I dare to say that this one is the most attractive one. It is also very centrally located in Colonia. Staff is incredibly friendly and helpful. E.g.,...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Yap Pacific Dive Resort, "Where Adventure and Luxury Meet". Here you can enjoy world-class scuba diving and instruction in our SSI & PADI approved dive center by day, and gourmet dining & exotic island drinks in our restaurants at night. Relax by our fresh water pool or spoil yourself at our private massage retreat offering a wide range of popular spa services! We offer the islands largest selection of environmentally friendly activities and tours sure to please even the most discriminating guest. Visit historic WWII sites, stone money banks, village tours, cultural events, kayaking, boating, snorkeling, fishing, biking and more! Visit the “forbidden island” of Rumung! Experience this unspoiled paradise and see the largest stone money ever discovered.Yap Pacific Dive Resort ties the traditional Yapese culture with the feel of a colonial period gone by. The type of service that one would expect 100 years ago in a first class hotel exists here, today. Our staff, which is almost entirely Yapese, is dedicated to the highest level of service since the beginning and it has made a lasting impression throughout the world. Our boutique hotel, styled in unique Victorian architecture, offers 22 beautifully appointed, spacious, air conditioned rooms, each accented by hand crafted furniture and original artworks from the Ethnic Art Institute of Micronesia. Our two Grand Suites with almost 800 square feet of living space set a new standard for luxury in Micronesia! Fresh flowers daily and evening turndown service is included for all rooms.From sunrise to sunset, the staff at Yap Pacific Dive Resort is available to make your stay with us a memorable one. Personalized concierge services, expert dive staff, exclusive tours, conference facilities, international cuisine, cultural experiences, romantic adventures and best of all, affordable family pricing! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Yap Pacific Dive Resort

Address: 1 Yap Pacific Drive, Colonia, Yap, Federated States of Micronesia
Region: Federated States of Micronesia > Yap > Colonia
Price Range: $259 - $292 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Yap Pacific Dive Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 22
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Also Known As:
Yap Pacific Dive Hotel Colonia
Traders Ridge Hotel
Traders Ridge Resort
Yap Pacific Dive Resort South Pacific
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“Room 16 was just above the pool and a side view of the ocean.”
 of 5 bubbles Barkotzer, 7 Apr 2016 | Read review
“If you have it in your budget, book the 2 room suite.”
 of 5 bubbles casakey, 29 May 2014 | Read review
“If you can afford the suite, it is wonderful.”
 of 5 bubbles ricktheis, 8 Dec 2013 | Read review
“Suite 10. Lots of room and large bathroom”
 of 5 bubbles BobH620, 13 Nov 2013 | Read review
“We asked for a room that overlooked the water. The hotel in on a hill, so the view is good. The hotel does not sit on the water.”
 of 5 bubbles Divinggoddess, 26 Jul 2013 | Read review
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