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El Rio y Mar Resort

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Traveller (1130)
Room & Suite (300)
Pool & Beach (132)
Ratings and reviews
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“club paradise”(42 reviews)
“boat ride”(24 reviews)
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What's included
Free Internet
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
Family Rooms
Poolside Bar
Fitness centre
Concierge
Spa
4 Star Hotel
El Rio Y Mar Resort is the perfect haven for those seeking an escape from the urban jungle. Nestled in a beautiful tranquil bay with a breathtaking view of calm waters and rolling hills, the resort offers the perfect ambiance for romantic getaways and retreats. Guests are guaranteed of...
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Location and contact
San Jose, Coron, Busuanga Island 5316, Philippines
12.3 km to Busuanga Airport
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Reviewed 4 days ago

If you are looking for a nice resort with 5-star accommodation and customer service in Coron Palawan, El Rio Y Mar Resort is highly recommended. Staff are so warm and accommodating. The resort is secluded and serene. Although it is quiet far from town proper,...More

1  Thank Jannzen
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Overall it was a good stay, except super rude manager of dive center. We went to Dugong watching tour on the 3rd day. I asked the diving staff a day before about the weather since it was rainy season, and they said if the weather...More

1  Thank Ken E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

staffs are so accomodating . we stayed in native cabanas wth AC ..close to nature with the sounds of beach waves. we also saw frm afar some monkeys roaming around the trees.. No room TV though 😞but hey, pretty good wifi! 😊😁Morning hiked and saw...More

Thank Venice S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here for 3d2n on our honeymoon. Upon arrival you will be seranated by singing guitarist & a cold towel will be provided. Same when you leave they will sing a goodbye song :( Everything can be paid upon check out via cash or...More

Thank Espi Marian C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good for people if you are into diving and plan on not staying in the area the whole day. The resort has a pool, bar, restaurant, wifi, airconditioned rooms. Do not expect to go snorkelling around the area as the water is not clear. No...More

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Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Beachfront
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Wheelchair Access
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Details
Price range
US$91 - US$306 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$91 - US$306 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (1130)
Room & Suite (300)
Pool & Beach (132)
Dining (108)
Amenities (62)
Family and Play Areas (9)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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Mary Jean C
May 9, 2018|
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Response from katie_bergmann | Reviewed this property |
If you go on el nido’s website they can answer all of your questions via e mail. They are supper helpful and will answer all of the questions you have regarding time it takes to get there as well as a availability. You... More
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Elizabeth Z
March 31, 2018|
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Response from gracitamaldita | Reviewed this property |
Dear Scott and Libby, I suggest that you contact the resort directly for the transfers. I was a guest also 😊
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Elizabeth Z
March 31, 2018|
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Response from lues16 | Reviewed this property |
I dont know how far is that from El Rio but I am sure that if you contact them directly, they will accommodate your needs. They have such great staff at the resort!
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Room Tips
"Native Cabana is nice and quiet room with awesome view of the sea and mountains"
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"only if you intend to go for snorkelling at a different site"
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"As all the rooms have sea view, maybe choose a room with beach access as well."
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"Get the least expensive room, it was more than enough. But there are verandas available if you have a family."
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