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Amarela Resort

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$ 132*
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Amarela is seriously amazing! We had such an amazing time in the company of the most amazing staff. Shout out to Fruto who was always very pleasant to us and Jessa for being so awesome and providing amazing service! We were pleasantly surprised by how amazing Amarela is, with no reason to leave the resort as all facilities are sufficient...

Thank Pratishka R
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for two nights and would've stayed longer! Would definitely go back!! Pros Beautiful warm and welcoming feel to the whole place. Very tropical. Boutique size Great warm pool Nice rooms with little balcony and views of water Great beach and water! Loved walking down from rooms about 100metres or so to the private beach. Hammocks and reclining...

Thank KayOhara
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Everything was perfect from the ambiance to the beach and especially the service. The place was amazingly clean, all the staff will give you every single thing you needed and the food is also good. The beach houses a local reef for snorkeling and has the clearest water and going up, you can also chill in the infinity pool. On...

Thank Chia O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

For privacy purposes, I will not name the owner. The place feels and looks like The Manor in Camp John Hay. Buffet served is almost same as any hotel in Tagbilaran. However, their food selection is better. I suggest you order food instead of availing the buffet. The drinks are also good. The resort has a gallery, which is my...

Thank Marjorie Steffi G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Loved my stayed at Amarela the services unforgettable, served customers as a standard 5*. The design of resort is great so beautiful loved my room very spacious private beach. Staff is very friendly helpful they always smiling definitely would recommend to anyone!!!

Thank Mallyniel M
Paris, France
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The location was good, the beds and the hotel were great, the people working there have been amazingly nice with our children (4 & 2 y old), looking after them all the time, it's like we had 10 nanies I totally recommend the place

Thank Cédric G
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Amarella serves customers a relaxing servicescape- cleaned kept room and facilities, well maintained outdoor amenities and hotel interiors, best view of the beach, and excellent customer service. Will definitely go back again. :)

Thank kyra b
Memphis, Tennessee
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We loved the architecture and interior design of the resort is beautiful. Staff is friendly and very helpful. They also had arranged an Easter egg hunt for the kids with face painting. We had 8 kids in our group who enjoyed very much.

Thank njo40
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

We cant put into words how much we recommend this place. The staff was super helpful, the breakfast was amazing, the tours they hire for you are fantastic, the rooms are spacious and the beach is private. Totally a 5 star experience for us!

2Thank Joms O
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

We spent 5 nights at Amarela and it was a very good exprerience. When we arrived we have been offered an upgrated room with a very nice ocean view. The staff is very nice, thoughtful and always smiling. The breakfast is good and the restaurant is ok too with a large choice of meals. There is a swimming pool and...

Thank Martin H

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Amarela is a cozy yet elegant boutique resort atop a gentle slope with a stunning panoramic view of Bohol Sea and neighboring islands. Natural sandstone pathways run through native landscape, leading to the long stretch of white beach. The resort showcases local art and culture in meticulous detail - highlighting antique & traditional furniture, artifacts & handicrafts, old hardwood doors & floors, as well as an outstanding collection of sculpture & paintings. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Amarela Resort

Address: Barangay Libaong, 6340, Philippines
Region: Philippines > Visayas > Bohol Province > Panglao Island
Price Range: ₹ 7,388 - ₹ 12,831 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Amarela Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 25
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Also Known As:
Amarela Hotel Panglao Island
Amarela Resort Bohol
Amarela Hotel Bohol
Amarela Resort Panglao Island, Bohol Province
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#1 Top resorts Hotel in Panglao Island
#4 Luxury Hotel in Panglao Island
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“Do not expect WiFi to work in your room”
nusserwan, 27 Mar 2017 | Read review
“ask for a tour around the art gallery”
Sue_in_UK, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms facing the sea and corner locations 2/3 floor better then ground floor”
alisont651, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on the second floor offer a better view of the entire resort”
clarisse_0512, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Good to have a room in the second or third floor. There you have a good view.”
SabrinaMattle, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
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