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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Will definitely come back here again, been in loads of resort with beautiful views but this place is not just about the resort but it's more like about the people working here, they are amazing and very helpful and kind. They made our stay here perfect. Thank you guys 💜

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1 Thank Nieva R
Georgia
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Reviewed 26 July 2016

Me and my fiancee spend our days here in this place and it was awesome. we love it both and definitely i will recommended to my friends. This place is a perfect for honeymoon. The stuff are nice and very well helpful.

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1 Thank nokiagateway
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Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

A romantic resort, its calm and isolated as I like it. Upon arrival we were greeted with the welcoming song, as we liked very much. The rooms are nice, clean and I think theyre worth the cost. To do things at El Rio is kinda expensive, so if you have a lite of money, its not a problem to go... More 

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Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed at El Rio y Mar for four days and three nights and we simply loved the resort and can't say enough about the attention and care the staff had given to our every need. It took a while for me to finalize our booking, as I thought the meals and tours were over-priced. But then, the food was... More 

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Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

A great place to just get away, while still maintaining some of the normal creature comforts. I don't understand the people who want to escape to a place that's tucked away into a natural setting, and then complain about wifi signals or mosquitos. So let's get a few things out of the way: Yes-there will be a few bugs. So... More 

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Reviewed 29 June 2016

The room is very clean and have absolutely enough space, also the room cleaning service is very nice. Really enjoy kayaking, massage and candle light dinner here. All staff here is really hospitality, it's a good place for relax.

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Antipolo City, Philippines
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Reviewed 25 June 2016

Went here June 2-5 2016. place was about 15 minutes boat ride from the pier, which is a 15 minute van ride from the airport. Pros: - very nice pools - pretty diving instructor named Marie (French) - very friendly and accommodating staff - excellent food - excellent rooms, beds, cleaned 2x daily i think - kayak, paddleboard, floating massage... More 

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Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

Where to start?! It's been amazing from the get go! The staff, the food, the activities! I have not a bad word to say about this place! The staff is absolutely amazing so kind and caring. The room was always lovely and clean. I pity the people that moaned about the wifi. Yes it could be better I think it... More 

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Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

After enjoying Coron 2 years ago at Two Seasons Coron we decided to go back and checked in at El Rio Y Mar. We're here from June 3-6, 2016. We've enjoyed this resort a lot. We booked a whole unit of Casa since we are more than 10pax. The rooms were great we have easy access to the beach and... More 

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Phuket, Thailand
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Reviewed 12 June 2016

I was not expecting much from this place as communication was not great during the planning stage of our visit for diving. I found out why communication was spotty when we arrived as the Internet barely works! That was OK for me, but must be difficult for the dive center. That aside, we were pleasantly surprised by how great this... More 

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  • Pool
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  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Spa
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Official Description (provided by the 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 personalized service with the trademark warmth and charm of native Palawe'os. The resort also offers scuba diving, hiking, water sports and tours around Coron. ... more   less 

Additional Information about El Rio y Mar Resort

Address: San Jose, Coron, Busuanga Island 5316, Philippines
Region: Philippines > Mimaropa > Palawan Province > Busuanga Island > Coron > San Jose
Price Range: $181 - $354 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — El Rio y Mar Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 31
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“Pick rooms near the restaurant or near the swimming pool”
 of 5 bubbles rscmtc, 7 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The Cabanas are the best!”
 of 5 bubbles RexKuks, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are beach front....”
 of 5 bubbles ten10_cruz, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“20 and 21 are joined so good for families > 4 persons, max 4 pax per room e.”
 of 5 bubbles joelj390, 25 Jun 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are quiet. The bungalows are bigger but if you're a couple, the rooms next to the dive center newer.”
 of 5 bubbles Ohn_Phuke, 12 Jun 2016 | Read review
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