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Reviewed 5 January 2012

Carp Island is an isolated island (about an hour away from Koror by boat) and Carp Island Resort is probably the only option you have for accommodation on this island. The view is gorgeous and the resort has some thoughtful arrangement for divers to explore this lovely environment. But when it comes to the quality of the facility here, it... More 

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3 Thank Warren C
Hamburg, Germany
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101 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 December 2011

My second time on Carp Island was with a friend. We both are no divers, so during the day, we had the iskand for ourselfes.(all the divers under water in some of the most spectacular dive spots worldwide, jsut minutes away. Statements by many divers, also from my diver friends. We loved the beautyfull seting, and views, the tranquility, wandering... More 

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5 Thank Penguin888
Venezia, Italia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 147 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2011

I've bean there in november 2011. the place is amazing, wonderfull landscape and sea. the cottages are clean and spacious, not too elegant but preatty. The kitcken was very good as the service. Prices are a little bit too expensive in my opinion, and all in this place is made for divers, so if you are not it's a little... More 

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9 Thank Andreasupertamp
new Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 June 2011

My girfriend and I had 12 nights on Carp Island, we loved the peace, at times there were only 3 guests, the snorkeling was fabulous and were taken great care of by our constant guide Rowland, who also took us kayaking, no easy task, and caught us a delicous mangroove crab. Carp is basic and expensive, but thats how it... More 

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4 Thank jenny074
Santa Rita, Guam
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Reviewed 16 April 2011

Went to Carp Island Resort for 2 nights and 3 days recently and had the most amazing time there. Traveled with my husband, 4 year old, and mother in law and found almost everything about this place to be perfect. The island is pristine, the staff very friendly, dive guides were superb and the best dive sites are just about... More 

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shanghai
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2011

We went diving on Carp Island. It is a location you should only go to for diving, snorkling, canoeing there is nothing else to do. But if you come diving, you are sitting on top of the best dive spots of the world here. The accommodation is clean but basic, most days no hot water but who cares with 30... More 

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4 Thank mvisser008
Tokyo
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Reviewed 8 August 2010

We just got back from Carp Island and had a fantastic time. The island is stunning, peaceful and located close to all the main dive sites. Dive guide was great and staff also fantastic. Like many of the reviews mention, the food is definitely lacking a bit, which ordinarily would bother us but with the best diving we have ever... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2010

I went there in Honeymoon for 3 days! the place is amazing, one of the best experience on my life!!!! Really! The resort is very simple and you fell home as the staff is very friendly ( a big hugh to Mathias and His wife!!!!) but in the other side the natur is pristine , the beach is all for... More 

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3 Thank sicisub
Elkins, West Virginia
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Reviewed 7 March 2010

Carp Island Resort is a private island with a view of the outter rock islands and the state of Peleliu in the distance. With marked paths for nature hikes, kayak rentals, and a beach volleyball court (to name a few), there's never a dull moment. Area is very quiet and peaceful, grouds kept impeccably clean, and if the warm island... More 

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2 Thank belau1girl
Texas
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Reviewed 26 January 2010

For those who want all the comforts of home....stay home. Part of the adventure of travel is to experience new things. I have read several cruel revues from fellow americans about carp island resort, cruel because they were so wanting a posh experience. I have been to Carp several times, I lived in Palau for 13 months and my visits... More 

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Carp island Resort is on private island in Palau. Many beaches. Only 23 bungalows, with views of the sea. Only 10 minutes from the main diving sites. Quiet and nice. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Carp Island Resort

Address: PO Box 5, Koror, Koror Island 96940-0005, Palau
Region: Palau > Koror Island > Koror
Price Range: RM200 - RM778 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Carp Island Resort 2*
Number of rooms: 23
Also Known As:
Carp Island Hotel Koror
Carp Island Resort Palau, South Pacific - Koror
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#2 On the Beach Hotel in Koror
#5 Top resorts Hotel in Koror
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