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One of the good beaches in the country

We stayed here during the Holy Week, before we proceeded to mainland Marinduque. If you want a nice... read more

Reviewed 16 May 2017
Topher Q
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Amazing Rock formation at Maniwaya Island

There's nothing much to do here but to appreciate the view, to take pictures and have fun with your... read more

Reviewed 16 May 2017
yna d
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“sand bar”(5 reviews)
“general luna”(3 reviews)
“beach resort”(3 reviews)
Marinduque Island, Philippines
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All reviews sand bar general luna beach resort boat ride take photos holy week puerto galera nice view white sand sandbar port cruz sta tent island shore parts
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Reviewed 30 June 2017

Awesome well reserved beach - just hard to haggle with the boat price so i suggest you come with a group or come early before 10PM to the port so you can commute for lesser price

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Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

It took as 5 hours of land travel from pasay manila to quezon general luna port and 1 hour boat ride to get there but all is worth it when you arrive. The waters are so clear when you're near the shore and crystal blue...More

1  Thank Ramir L
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

We stayed here during the Holy Week, before we proceeded to mainland Marinduque. If you want a nice view of the sunset, choose to pitch your tent at Wawie's though the beach is wide there and open to anybody. We stayed at Playa Amara where...More

2  Thank Topher Q
Reviewed 16 May 2017

There's nothing much to do here but to appreciate the view, to take pictures and have fun with your friends. We are lucky because when we went to Maniwaya Island, our group together with our tour guide were only there so have a lot of...More

2  Thank yna d
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Beach was okey. A lot of seaweeds. We were able to use tent for our accomodation. I think they need to provide more toilets for their guests. Overall rate was okey!

2  Thank Maria Alma D
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

This was one of the place to see when u are in maniwaya. The simple.rockformation it self made the place interesting.. With the blue sky , green blue water and the scenery.. Its great.. Lots of tourist also want to experience the clift diving. And...More

5  Thank ronnav2016
Reviewed 4 April 2017

I was captivated by the beauty of nature, the serenity of the entire island, except those who were singing in karaoke; the hospitality of the people (they're very accommodating and friendly). Our island hopping on our second day there was so cool! You will see...More

3  Thank travelerako
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Apart from I love the nice, tranquil, unspoiled island, the one other thing that this place stand out is its people. No matter which hotel/resort you stay, people here treat you as their guest. Even the dogs here are friendly! They are nice enough to...More

Thank Chris T
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Last time i have been here was on 2007 and by the look of the pictures and video a lot had change and i can't wait to go back here. People are very friendly i have leave there for a year or two.

Thank GladysannL
Reviewed 8 February 2017

It was such a great exprrience to visit a place just six hours travel time from Manila and see this serene, untouched and calm island of Maniwaya. We're group of friends and we wanted to unwind from busy work, and found this lovely Marikit na...More

2  Thank watari777ph
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22 February 2017|
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Response from Ron F |
go to Marikit na beach resort on the other part of the island, it is onlyv5 min boat ride to Palad sandbar