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Nelson, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Definitely one of the nicest resorts I have visited in the Philippines. The accomodation is spread around the attractive gardens, together with games facilities and a swimming pool. The island location (easily reached by pump boat from San Carlos) creates a relaxing away-from-it-all atmosphere. Our deluxe room had no TV, reinforcing that feeling, but there is free wifi for those... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

We came here last summer with the whole family. The rooms are huge, clean, comfortable and Cheap. The place itself is nice with the mini zoo, bar, bike etc. they have a pool too. The only down point is the beach area as it is surrounded by mangroves. We went for a swim in other area. Restaurant is good but... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

Huge shout out to all the staff for being so approachable nice and friendly,specially to Stephan Ketzer and his Fiancé Karen Alinio for being so nice and awesome 👍🏻y'all need to check it yourself guys! You will not be disappointed... Great service!🤗

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Thank Val H
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20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

A very warm and friendly german (Berlin) Manager leads a perfect Philippines Team of service stuff. The food is Filipino style and delicious. It's also a perfect start to dive, you've here a diving base with house reef. The apartments and bungalows are big, clean and comfortable. They have VIP Service Pic you up from San Carlos City harbour. And... More 

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Derry City
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33 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2016

I spend 5 days in this amazing place. From the minute i arrived until i left i had an absolutely amazing time. Every employee of the resort was amazing, they always had a friendly smile and greeting when i met them, this included the staff who took care of the grounds, the security staff , the staff in the reception... More 

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Memphis, Tennessee
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2016

We took our friends here for a quick get-away and were not disappointed. The food and service were great. The rooms were comfortable. The setting was beautiful. We enjoyed relaxing in the hammocks, snorkeling among the corral and just resting on the porch.

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2 Thank Chris A
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2016 via mobile

We had soo much time in this special hotel , very good service with a great food and a great wifi also , very nice views to see and a wonderful place to stay The only thing they dont accept visa cards so prepare enough cash :)

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3 Thank Alex I
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 April 2016 via mobile

My friends and I decided to have a quick escape from the city and enjoy basking in the summer sun and this place is a good recommendation. Personally, I might visit again in the future as the place is beautiful and so chill!

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Hong Kong, China
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 March 2016

Horrible experience for my wife and family - Hotel does not want local guests they just want foreigners. European Management Rude, Racist and Sexist - Cash only accepted and nothing can be charged to hotel room. Although a beautiful place to visit - Not Filipino friendly !

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Kendal, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
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Reviewed 13 March 2016

If you want a totally relaxing time, then this is the place. Stefan and his staff will make you more than welcome and will really look after you. The resort is right on the coast, with Cebu on the horizon, with wonderful snorkelling and swimming. If this is too much, then just relax by the salt water swimming pool. The... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
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  • Air Conditioning
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Additional Information about Whispering Palms Island Resort

Address: Sipaway Island | San Carlos City Negros Occidental, Negros Occidental, Philippines
Region: Philippines > Visayas > Negros Island > Negros Occidental > Sipaway
Price Range: RM121 - RM134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Whispering Palms Island Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 17
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“No kettle in the room and remember insect repellent for the mangroves”
 of 5 bubbles JerryS58, 13 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Standard rooms are fan only and have cold water.”
 of 5 bubbles emmarN9149GM, 7 Dec 2015 | Read review
“The bungalows have free WiFi in the rooms. The Deluxe rooms have air con.”
  • The view from the Ocean Side
  • The hammocks, there is one included with each room
  • The porch of room #9
  • Room #9, The sink
  • Room #9, the closet
  • Room #9, Swordfish
 of 5 bubbles flekkur, 3 Dec 2011 | Read review
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