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The Boathouse

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Olango Brg Olango Bay Village, San Fernando, Sibuyan Island 5513 Philippines See on map
AMENITIES
Free Parking
Beachfront
Smoking rooms available
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Concierge
Business Centre
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Reviewed March 30, 2018 via mobile

It's a lovely amazing place. Surrounded by nature. Whole place was made by natural bamboo,wood and nipa leaf, but there is no mosquito to diaturb you. very well-arranged.About 40mins ride from town San Fernando.(the road is a little rough) The owner is a German Mr.Thomas,funny...More

Thank Chun-Nan
Reviewed May 1, 2017

I stayed with my dad and uncles back in January. While we had stayed with family elsewhere on the island, we did spend some 3-4 days at the Boathouse. And it was great! For westerners, the Boathouse has some of the creature comforts we're used...More

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Reviewed April 28, 2017

Suberb, is the best way to describe our stay at the Boathouse. It is run by Tom, an expat German who loves the paradise island as much as the locals do. His caretaker and husband are the sweetest filippino family we have met in our...More

Thank Nikki V
Reviewed April 22, 2017 via mobile

No restaurant no transport no beach just rocks Payment required on foreign account Do not understand TripAdvisor to put this on listing Just bad experience but only hope travelers do not get stucked thereMore

Thank Jef v
Response from Isledreams, Owner at The BoathouseResponded May 1, 2017

Thank you for the review, even we cannot understand how it comes in this way and we feel sorry for that. Maybe the expectations was a bit drilled to high. :: In general... :: Sibuyan Island is a poor island, but well-known as a pure...More

Reviewed April 13, 2017

The Boathouse is situated in a very calm and secluded Olando Bay, a good place for swimming and even snorkelling (a new coral reef is being born here). Food and drinks for very reasonable prices are offered (dining on a bamboo terrace is an experience...More

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Description
"The Boathouse" opened its doors in April 2014. The most used construction parts are made from natural materials such as wood, bamboo, savalli and nipa. All bathrooms are equipped with a hot/cold water shower. ...More Overall, the Boathouse is good for a total of 6 persons on 2 levels and offers sufficient space for the family, for group of friends, or backpacker with a small budget. An ideal place for upcoming exploration tours through the rain-forest, the neighboring waterfalls and starting point for to climb up to the summit of Mount Guiting Guiting. Sibuyan Adventures assist you with your touring's and the needed guides. Our small restaurant, "The Bamboo Terrace," is located on the same area and comes with Filipino/European cuisine. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Beachfront
Restaurant
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Room types
Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Room types
Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Number of rooms
3
Location
Philippines > Mimaropa > Romblon Province > Sibuyan Island
Room types
Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Number of rooms
3
Location
Philippines > Mimaropa > Romblon Province > Sibuyan Island
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Traveller (18)
Room & Suite (4)
Dining (2)
Pool & Beach (2)
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"Remember, there's no A/C. So plan accordingly in this tropical location."
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"Make sure to eat there as the cook is amazing! (do advise of your arrival if you are not a resident!)"
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