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    Hippocampus Beach Resort

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    Traveller (106)
    Pool & Beach (24)
    Room & Suite (16)
    Overview
    • Excellent45%
    • Very good28%
    • Average15%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible5%
    Travellers talk about
    “pork chop” (3 reviews)
    “dive shop” (13 reviews)
    “new chef” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Bar/Lounge
    Multilingual Staff
    Laundry Service
    Private Balcony
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 109 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Stayed here for 6 nights back in May and had an absolutely amazing time. I came primarily for the diving and would highly recommend the dive shop here, Devocean (reviewed separately). Hippocampus was a perfect place to stay and hang out around all my diving....More

    Thank Sam H
    Response from hipporesort, Manager at Hippocampus Beach ResortResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi there! Thanks for the great comments! We are happy you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you back again some day! We are making more improvements over this low season, so hopefully we can be even BETTER the next time :) Best Regards,...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I visited Malapascua in early July 2017 with 8 work colleagues for our "AGM". My colleagues chose to stay elsewhere on the island but after reading multiple online reviews Hippocampus seemed like an obvious choice to me. It turned out to be 6 days of...More

    Thank Blackie911
    Response from hipporesort, Manager at Hippocampus Beach ResortResponded 3 weeks ago

    Paul! Glad to hear from you! We are happy you enjoyed your stay and we hope to see you back again soon. Shoot us an email at cebu.hippocampus@yahoo.com and we'll set you up with a special deal for next time! Hope all is well in...More

    Reviewed 5 July 2017

    We stayed here for a week and had a great experience. Beautiful resort footsteps away from the sandy beach and epic sunset. Very clean accommodations with friendly and welcoming staff. The staff was also very knowledgeable about diving and other activities on Malapascua Island. They...More

    Thank Mitchell S
    Response from hipporesort, Manager at Hippocampus Beach ResortResponded 9 July 2017

    Hey Mitchell - thanks for the great review. Was great having you and Leah here - hope to see you back again soon. Not so far from Korea! Cheers and Regards, Hippo Team

    Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

    Came with a group of friends and we spent 4 nights here and I ended up extending my stay for another 3 nights. Absolutely loved my stay, wouldn't have left if I hadn't had work to do back home. All the staff were really friendly,...More

    Thank 123lih
    Response from hipporesort, Manager at Hippocampus Beach ResortResponded 9 July 2017

    Thanks for the awesome review! We enjoyed having you guys as well and hope to see you back again! We are happy that you enjoyed your stay and the food as well :) We are working to renovate the rooms and the entire place, so...More

    Reviewed 4 July 2017

    Hippocampus has a peaceful and very clean surroundings good accomodation, really good and tasteful sets of new menus (thanks to the new Chef Nica) and amazing friendly Staffs (credit to the Management) ...you feel the privacy and comfort and warm hospitality which makes our stay...More

    Thank Neneng R
    Response from hipporesort, Manager at Hippocampus Beach ResortResponded 9 July 2017

    Thanks for the great review :) I know you love those margaritas! See you guys next time! Hippo Team

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    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Price range
    • US$32 - US$70 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #2 Top resorts Hotel in Malapascua Island
    • #5 On the Beach Hotel in Malapascua Island
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 18
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    • Visayas >
    • Cebu Island >
    • Malapascua Island
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    • Hippocampus Beach Hotel Malapascua Island
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    Pool & Beach (24)
    Room & Suite (16)
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    Bathroom (3)
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    Alfred C
    31 December 2016|
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    Response from hipporesort | Property representative |
    Hi there, fins should be OK... the dive shop uses open heel fins which means your front part of your foot slips in and an adjustable rubber strap goes behind your ankle. The only problem might be booties... not sure if they... More
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    "Double check the air-con and wifi with staff while booking. At lease you should have their promise in writing!"
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    "Beach front rooms nice but near the bar/noise. Back of garden much quiter"
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    "Stay on rooms near the beach front, it really gives a good view in the morning."
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    "Rooms without A/C or hot water are a perfectly good option for a budget traveler"
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