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Modessa Island Resort

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Reviewed 28 August 2013

Even though it's been a while since me and my girlfriend visited Modessa, we still carry many great memories from our stay. We arrived on short notice in what we later discovered to be the very start of the high-season. This was in the beginning of October. We were welcomed by many of the staff on site, including lovely May...

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3Thank Silentnorth
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 24 June 2013

I have visited the place when it was name Coco Loco Resort in 2001. The travel from Puerto Princesa is a little bit long. We were greeted by a private driver and we hired him to bring us to Roxas town which is about 4 hours away from Puerto Princesa. Then a boat will bring you to this small island...

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2Thank JSabado
Taipei, Taiwan
Reviewed 16 June 2013

(1) Transportation : You need to take a van or bus to a restaurant called "Bottega" in Roxas. It takes about 2.5 hrs from the San Jose New Market Bus Terminal near Puerto Princesa, depends on the driver and vehicle condition. From Bottega Restaurant, someone from the resort will pick you up, taking you to the Roxas Wharf to take...

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3Thank jyrpa16
Carson, California
Reviewed 12 June 2013

So far the most relaxing, charming and unique island hideaway I’ve ever been. We enjoyed our stay in a nice tropical somewhat tiki hut nested in the sand dunes, perfect for watching the sunset with a glass of chilled coconut juice. Highly recommended for vacationers who wants peace and serenity that those crowded islands cannot offer. We think our stay...

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1Thank zbigandsmall
Belgrade, Serbia
Reviewed 12 June 2013

This charming little island is carved deeply in to our memories for its beauty, remoteness and extreme friendly service. There are coral reefs right next to the shore for those who like to dive/snorkel. Would like to go there again!

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2Thank Ninule
Reviewed 20 April 2013 via mobile

very impressive location. nice beach with shade. good snorkelling. 2 good dive sites. Crab is the best in the menu. massage on the beach 600p. Special boat 1500p. They can book flights for you, the price was similar online.

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3Thank sam12com
paris 13
Reviewed 12 April 2013

from 1h of free boat from roxas. the island looks beautiful but u can swim with children only on one beach which is overbooked of the resort`s boat ans full of construction stone. the others parts are overcrowed of dead reef or green algaes. If the welcome looks nice, the first question is ``can you pay at once the rent?``...

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4Thank julien026
Reviewed 17 February 2013

We really enjoyed the remote and beautiful place that you can reach only by boat. Be aware that the hotel organize only one trip per day and you have to pay for extra boat trip. Accommodation are simple but good. Just fan to cool air. Cottage have shower with "Salty fresh water. Electricity is provided only night time by a...

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2Thank gi151175
Macau, China
Reviewed 30 January 2013

We spent 4 nights on the island - and it was paradise! The staff look after the island incredibly well, and they are very attentive to your needs. The water is beautifully clear along the sandy white beach. We stayed along the beach in a little chalet with 2 beds and mosquito nets. The electricity only works between 6pm to...

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3Thank SalaciousJ
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 13 January 2013

We spent 3 night's at Modessa and loved the easily accessible snorkeling, beautiful white sandy beaches and cheap cocktails. Our beach hut had the most perfect view, along with a hammock, two lounges and two chairs. It was rather quite during our stay and at times we were the only people in the water or on our side of the...

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
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  • Beachfront
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Additional Information about Modessa Island Resort

Address: 144 Kms. north of Puerto Princesa City, Roxas, Palawan Island, Philippines (Formerly Coco Loco Island Resort)
Region: Philippines > Mimaropa > Palawan Province > Palawan Island > Roxas
Price Range: ₹ 5,550 - ₹ 6,024 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Modessa Island Resort 2.5*
Number of rooms: 40
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Also Known As:
Coco Loco Island Hotel Roxas
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“Get the new bungalows, they are bigger and have a better beach section.”
 of 5 bubbles 256sheldonc, 26 Jul 2016 | Read review
“the huts on the main beach with own bathroom are the best!”
 of 5 bubbles goodsideoflife, 30 Mar 2016 | Read review
“most of the rooms are beachfront, there are different accomm at different prices but all nice”
 of 5 bubbles ilabo_12, 17 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Get the beach front huts.”
 of 5 bubbles SilvieK_13, 7 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Sunset side rooms are very hot, the other side have cooling breezes. watch the sunset from the beach.”
 of 5 bubbles beeorchidgirl, 23 Nov 2015 | Read review
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