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Manta Ray Bay Resort

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  • Excellent72%
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  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“yap divers”(51 reviews)
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Airport Transportation
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 18 December 2016

Yap is a very small place. The Manta is likely the best choice for a very good quality room facing the harbor. Prices were reasonable. Was here for a business trip. Diving is a main reason people visit. The dive shop is located on the...More

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 26 November 2016

I came to Yap with fairly modest expectations. I was disapponted to see, though, that the #1 hotel in Yap was ant-infested. Our room had ants all over the bathroom sink area that we couldn't even leave our toothbrush cup out without having ants crawling...More

Thank GroovieGurlie
Response from Manta Ray Bay R, Owner at Manta Ray Bay ResortResponded 3 December 2016

“Dear GroovieGurlie. I want to sincerely thank you for reviewing our resort. The first line in our Mission Statement says that we want to be the best dive resort in the world and that's what our 85 co-workers strive for. Our standards are high but...More

Reviewed 1 November 2016

Best place on the island whether diver or not. Great rooms, restaurant, dive shop. Wonderful staff and generally enjoyable establishment. Provide at reasonable additional charge a tour of the island with references and sites of WWII interest.

Thank Andi150
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

home brewed beers are excellent , staff calls you by your first name.. great food, very nice location, the "IT" place in yap... prices are expensive though (by Yap standards)... MNU bar and restaurant adds to the pizzaz of the hotel...

Thank Mike V
Reviewed 18 September 2016

From the dirst moments after arrival you know that the journey was worth it, Bill Ackerman (the owner) has worked hard to ensure that your stay at the resort is non stop enjoyment. A special thanks to Charles in the Dive crew who made every...More

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Free Parking
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Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Shuttle Bus Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
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Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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Air Conditioning
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US$ 217 - US$ 265 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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Price range
US$ 217 - US$ 265 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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henk254
19 February 2016|
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Response from Jonathan R | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Prices depend upon the time of year and whether you need a seaview room or not. Get in touch with the hotel by email. They are extremely helpful and are more than happy to advise on flights etc. If it helps, Bill Acker... More
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Tui900
7 September 2015|
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Response from Steven S | Reviewed this property |
I believe it would be a fine place for your family for 2 or 4 days. Beyond that, the limited CLOSE-BY snorkeling and limited other things on the island might be an issue. The staff would most likely do ALL they could and... More
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"Ask for a view of the bay!"
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"do your homework on the best time to come there, and consider the difficulty in getting there"
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"The deluxe rooms are worth the upgrade price"
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"Ask for a room overlooking the water for the beautiful sunrise."
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