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Big Apple Dive Resort

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Reviewed 21 October 2014

This is my 5th stay , it works very hard to make your stay an enjoyable one, the diving is fantastic, and the bar and food the best in the area, for a group its fine as they have some good places to chat and...More

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Response from Dive_Big_Apple, Guest Relations Manager at Big Apple Dive ResortResponded 24 October 2014

Thank you for your review and glad you enjoyed your stay at the Big Apple resort. Hope you were able to take advantage of our low low diving prices and PADI certified training classes. Fun dives are 900 pesos for returning guest, lowest prices anywhere....thanks...More

Reviewed 16 October 2014

Big Apple for years has avoided rectifying ongoing problems 1. Water issues 2. Poor intermittent internet 3..Noise from drunken swimmers at night 4. Old AC units 5.Some. rooms need Reno .....mould etc but on last few visits under a new manager has definitely improved and...More

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Response from Dive_Big_Apple, Guest Relations Manager at Big Apple Dive ResortResponded 17 October 2014

Thank you for your review. New management is working on these problems. A long term plan is being put into place to remedy the problems within our control. Can't change things over night, please bear with us. Thank you again for your review. But on...More

Reviewed 28 September 2014

After waiting 2 days to get to Sebang because of a Typhoon, was a nice surprise to walk into the Big Apple resort and unwind...Armie was especially helpful making sure I got there ok with the changed travel arrangements due to the Typhoon ! Resort...More

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Response from Dive_Big_Apple, Guest Relations Manager at Big Apple Dive ResortResponded 30 September 2014

Thank you for your review of the Big Apple Resort. Glad you had a great time, on your visit bring some of your friends. Take care and see you next time....

Reviewed 28 September 2014

I have stayed here two times in the past. The rooms I stayed in are very old and not the cleanest. They are, however, moderately priced. I think they have more modern and pricier rooms available as well, but I don't have any experience with...More

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Response from Dive_Big_Apple, Guest Relations Manager at Big Apple Dive ResortResponded 29 September 2014

Thank you for taking the time to write your review of the Big Apple. Yes you are correct, some of the rooms at the front of the resort are a bit older than the new renovated ones towards the back of the resort. For the...More

Reviewed 17 September 2014

We stayed here one night due to ferry cancellation. Room price (Deluxe) very affordable but room was in great need of refurbishment. Also if you had a shower the whole bathroom got flooded as there was no shower curtain or separation on the bathroom floor....More

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Response from Dive_Big_Apple, Guest Relations Manager at Big Apple Dive ResortResponded 18 September 2014

Thank you for your review and apologize for the unsatisfactory issues you mentioned. The Big Apple has a range of different style rooms and prices. You were correct, there are more modern and upgraded rooms to the back of the resort. The rooms closer to...More

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A car is usually 2500-3000P from Makati to Batangas. If you have Grab Car app on your phone, you can try them... By Bus: Bus Terminals near the corner of Taft Avenue and Gil Puyat Avenue (formerly Buendia), Pasay City... More
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I agree you want the rooms by the pool which is other end from the bar
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"great bar and service"
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"Completely suitable to dive"
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"Room map on there website."
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"Choose one of the rooms in the 23-30 range"
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