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Discovery Shores Boracay

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$ 402*
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Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

We booked an early morning flight to Caticlan as these flights are rarely delayed. Our transfers by Discovery Shores (DSB) were right on time & smooth. Was pleased to have an early check in with a room near the pool. Advantage of being near the pool --- is your near the pool, thus near the restaurant and beach. Disadvantage is...

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Erwin L, General Manager at Discovery Shores Boracay, responded to this review

Dear icb5, It pleases us to know that you have found your happy place at Discovery Shores Boracay. We are glad that you were impressed with the service, accommodation and food. Here at the resort, it is a must to attend to the needs and wants of our guests and of course watch over their safety. We are glad you...

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 7 June 2016

Stayed April 20-23 2016. This was our 2nd stay at this hotel and it still the best hotel in Boracay in my opinion. From the time we pick our bags all the way to departure, the service was impeccable. Their staff are the most helpful and kind I've ever seen. From cleaning your sunglasses to serving you ice cold water,...

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Erwin L, General Manager at Discovery Shores Boracay, responded to this review

Dear Ronnie 0, We are thankful that you chose to stay at Discovery Shores Boracay for a second time. It is great to receive feedback from returning guests as this reflects how well we do our jobs. Your review will serve as an inspiration to the rest of the team- we will share this to them especially to Francis. We...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

We came to discovery Shores as a group of 4 girlfriends. Highly recommend Terra Wellness Spa, the girls there were fantastic. Discovery Shores thought of everything, location is perfect beachfront and staff friendly. Highly recommend getting the private hire bus and ferry transfers through the hotel from the airport which made everything run smoothly. I'll definitely be coming back with...

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Erwin L, General Manager at Discovery Shores Boracay, responded to this review

Dear Vicky T, Thank you for taking time to write a positive review about your experience at Discovery Shores Boracay. We are glad you and your girlfriends enjoyed a relaxing and pampering time at the resort’s Terra Wellness Spa. It delights us to know that you had an exceptional time during your stay! Again, many thanks! We will look forward...

Reviewed 4 June 2016

This hotel along the white sand sometimes there is a fire dancing, The service has a good quality, they treat us like a prince and royal families. the hotel has a good class. Highly recommended. I really love this place but expensive. Now I am confused if I will transfer to cheap one or I stay in here in my...

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Erwin L, General Manager at Discovery Shores Boracay, responded to this review

Dear Jason S, Many thanks for staying at Discovery Shores Boracay for your family getaway. It is great to know that you felt the “VIP” treatment as it is our goal to provide all our guests with unforgettable experiences. We hope you would stay with us again on your next visit to the island. Cheers! Warmest Regards, Erwin Lopez Hotel...

Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

Nice friendly staff, high end rooms, lofts are so cozy, food is excellent, bar by the pool. You can also smoke shisha. Seaside is not congested. Beach volley is available. Transpo service drivers are so polite. Cables are in HD. Their coffee in the room bars are Nespresso.

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Erwin L, Manager at Discovery Shores Boracay, responded to this review

Dear Kitty M, We appreciate you taking the time to write about your stay at Discovery Shores Boracay. It is nice that you found the loft cozy, food excellent and staff friendly. We are glad to have met your expectations and made your vacation a memorable one. Again, thank you. We hope you can visit us again soon! Warmest Regards,...

abson168
Reviewed 1 June 2016

We started not so well our average waiting time for the shuttle is 30 mins on our first day or our first 3 shuttles which is very long it's a hot day and a long day. We understand that's it's peak but they should have done something knowing that's it's peak. But after talking to the duty manager that night...

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Erwin L, General Manager at Discovery Shores Boracay, responded to this review

Dear abson168, Many thanks for choosing to stay at Discovery Shores Boracay again- we appreciate the continued support! We are glad that you were delighted with our service. However, we apologise for the less than favourable experiences you encountered during your stay. It is great to hear that we were able to resolve your concerns immediately. Rest assured all your...

Bellingham, Washington
Reviewed 31 May 2016

My second time to Boracay Island with my (extended) family. Booked the two-bedroom premiere suite. Great location and view of Station 1 beach from the balcony and from the jacuzzi tub! Two large rooms with ensuite bathrooms and split-type AC in the main living area and each room (there was also a bathroom for the main living area). Delayed getting...

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Erwin L, General Manager at Discovery Shores Boracay, responded to this review

Dear Old_Musicmaker We appreciate you taking the time to write a favourable review about your experience at Discovery Shores Boracay. It pleases us to know that you enjoyed the location, accommodation, amenities, and service of the resort. The local desserts served for our turndown service is a favorite by our guests and we are glad you loved it too! Again,...

Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

This was our second visit to discovery shores only this time it was our first family holiday with our 13 month old daughter. What can I say but wow and amazing!! Everyone was fantastic with our daughter after the 2nd day everyone new her names for she didn't want to leave after our 7 night stay. Special mention to Gen...

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Erwin L, General Manager at Discovery Shores Boracay, responded to this review

Dear Caroline A, Many thanks for all the kind words and praises you have written about your stay at Discovery Shores Boracay. It warms our hearts to know that we were able to make your first family holiday with your daughter an amazing experience. One of the best things about our jobs is we get to see families create unforgettable...

San Diego, California, United States
Reviewed 20 May 2016

Our trip was perfect from the airport we were taken by a van to the boat, everything was done for us. We arrived early in Boracay around 9 a.m. which is way to early for check in but they accommodated and made our room ready. We had a very spacious room, with a view of the pool. We were welcome...

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Erwin L, General Manager at Discovery Shores Boracay, responded to this review

Dear Grace H, Thank you for choosing to stay at Discovery Shores Boracay for you beach getaway with friends. We are glad to know that you immediately felt our mantra of “service that’s all heart” the moment you were picked up at the airport. It is delights us that you and your friends enjoyed the welcoming efforts, spacious room, breakfast...

Perth
Reviewed 19 May 2016

The reception area is very off putting. This is a 5 star hotel but the reception is very small. There is no real reception area. The rooms are big and spacious and have sea views. The setting of the hotel on the whole was a bit disappointing considering how much the room rates were.

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Erwin L, General Manager at Discovery Shores Boracay, responded to this review

Dear perth08, Many thanks for writing a review here on Tripadvisor about your stay at Discovery Shores Boracay. It is unfortunate to know that we did not meet your expectations with regards to the reception area and location of the resort. Rest assured all your concerns will be discussed by our team. In spite of this, we hope you still...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Discovery Shores Boracay, a sprawling beachfront property located on the unspoilt shores of Boracay Island in the Philippines, is the first luxury resort built in this majestic region. Apart from its spacious 87 all suite guestrooms and the highly-acclaimed Terra Wellness Spa overlooking the beach, Discovery Shores' facilities include the Sands Restaurant, Indigo Restaurant, Platitos, Sandbar beach bar, Sandbox kiddie lounge, a swimming pool, recreation room, an events hall and a gym. Discovery Shores is one of five properties of The Discovery Leisure Company's portfolio of distinctive hotels and resorts, and is a member of Preferred Hotels and Resorts Lifestyle Collection. The resort embodies the hallmark of the Discovery brand: personalized and innovative service dispensed round-the-clock. Guests are guaranteed an unsurpassed level of quality, service and luxury. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Discovery Shores Boracay

Address: Station 1 Balabag, Aklan Province 5608, Philippines
Region: Philippines > Visayas > Panay Island > Aklan Province > Boracay
Price Range: ₹ 16,190 - ₹ 33,023 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Discovery Shores Boracay 4.5*
Number of rooms: 87
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Also Known As:
Discovery Shores Boracay Hotel Boracay
Discovery Shores Hotel Boracay
Boracay Discovery Shores Hotel
Hotel Style:
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Boracay
#3 Luxury Hotel in Boracay
#3 Spa Hotel in Boracay
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“Ask for a pool side room ground floor for easiness especially with kids”
CRYSTAL79, 20 Apr 2017 | Read review
“ Get ready for an awesome experience”
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“We had a junior suite on the upper level”
Gareth878, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Room 102 if you have kids. ”
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“If you would like to splurge, their one-bedroom premier suite is amazing. You have your own jacuzzi and a perfect view of the Boracay beach.”
Ramins, 7 Apr 2017 | Read review
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