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Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

I have just returned from a week at the ocean vida beach & dive resort the only down side to this place is when you have to leave ..😪 I had a great week chilling out, diving and socialising which was my objective for the week, I had a garden view room which was more than adequate for myself but...

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FabienneandSven, Owner at Ocean Vida Beach & Dive Resort, responded to this review

Hi Thank you very much for your review. Happy you had such a good time with us and maybe we will see you again here sooner or later. Warm greetings from Malapascua Sven

Honolulu, Hawaii
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

I hesitated to write a review bc I fear that this place will become too popular to get a room in years to come. The room was gorgeous and literally right on the flipppon beach! Our room door opened to the beach that we were diving out of! 0515 meeting time for the thresher shark dive? Sheeezh, with this commute...

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FabienneandSven, Owner at Ocean Vida Beach & Dive Resort, responded to this review

Hi Julietta Thank you for your visit to Ocean Vida and your review. Happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. Hope to see you again one day here in Malapascua Greetings Sven

Osaka Prefecture, Japan
Reviewed 17 October 2016

A very clean and safe resort with friendly and organized staff. Everyone was polite, always saying hello to us with a smile. The sea view room had a wonderful view, with a comfortable bed and enough water pressure for the shower. The only negative point was that they don't provide toothbrushes. I believe it is normal for a high ranked...

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FabienneandSven, Owner at Ocean Vida Beach & Dive Resort, responded to this review

Hello Thank you for your kind review. Glad to hear you could enjoy your time on the island and you appreciated the staff, rooms and the breakfast buffet. Thanks for the tip with the toothbrushes, we provide them as of now when needed. Hope to welcome you again one day. All the best The Ocean Vida Team

Papendrecht, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the ocean vida and the roon were perfect Asian style beda quite hard but okay rooms big ac controlled bathroom showers,landrey service great and their staff truelly super, break fast and foods excellent you feel at home. Super start off your holiday there😜 by the way divers you will be covered

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FabienneandSven, Owner at Ocean Vida Beach & Dive Resort, responded to this review

HI Thank you for staying with us. Glad you liked your stay so much and we hope we can welcome you again one day here on Malapascua. Warm regards Sven

Bern, Switzerland
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Sweet welcome drink, very friendly staff, good food, clean rooms with a lovely decoration, beautiful beach with nice canvas chairs and last but not least an incredible cooperation with Sea Explorers for unique dive holidays! We recommend this resort to everyone who loves a comfortable stay in paradise in combination with excellent dive trips!

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FabienneandSven, Owner at Ocean Vida Beach & Dive Resort, responded to this review

Hello Thank you so much for your review. We are happy you could enjoy your stay with us. Until next time. Many greetings from the Ocean Vida staff

Reviewed 30 September 2016

we stayed at Ocean Vida for 5 days while diving with Sea Explorers. The location is fantastic, we had a room with a view of the ocean (2nd floor). Nice, hot showers, beach and shower towels provided. The location was great, we spent four days diving with Sea Explorers, great to be so close to the dive centre for the...

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FabienneandSven, Owner at Ocean Vida Beach & Dive Resort, responded to this review

Hello David Thank you for your visit and review. We are glad you could enjoy your dive vacation and our facilities so much. We hope to see you again ;) Greetings from the team

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 18 September 2016

I found it as one of the most beautiful hotel from Malapascua! Its exactly what you need if you want to runnaway from the hussle of the city and enjoy the peaceful and simple life on an island. Rooms are very clean and the seaview ones are just perfect. As soon as we arrived there, in the evening we were...

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oceanvida, Owner at Ocean Vida Beach & Dive Resort, responded to this review

Hello Thank you so much for your feedback. Glad you could enjoy your stay so much with us and we hope to welcome you again one day here in Malapascua. Warm regards Sven and Fabienne

Reviewed 5 September 2016

Good cocktails and quite good apetizers. I don't understand why they don't allow their customers to enjoy sunchair if you are not an inhouse guest. Much people come here to enjoy after they diving day

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oceanvida, Manager at Ocean Vida Beach & Dive Resort, responded to this review

Hello Thank you for your review. Please understand that we only have limited number of sun chairs and we want to make sure all in house guests have available sun chairs during their stay with us. We do open the beach with bean bags for everybody to enjoy the sunset starting everyday at 4pm. Warm regards Sven

Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 4 September 2016

Ocean Vide is highly recommended if you like: - A room that is literally on the beach - Good facilities in the room (aircon, wifi, shower with hot water) - A nice bar and relaxed seating on the beach - Enthousiastic staff that give a personal touch to the stay - Happy hours - A well organised diving school next...

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oceanvida, Owner at Ocean Vida Beach & Dive Resort, responded to this review

Hello Thank so much for visiting Ocean Vida and we are glad you guys could enjoy your stay so much. Until next time. Warm regards Sven and Fabienne

Chiang Mai, Thailand
Reviewed 21 August 2016

I have stayed in Ocean Vida for the second time already. In August 2015 and now in August 2016. What is really nice about this place is the personal touch. Some of the staff recognized us immediately and we were made feel home instantly. I would definitely return. Love the cocktail happy hours, our room with sea view was great...

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oceanvida, Owner at Ocean Vida Beach & Dive Resort, responded to this review

Hello Thanks so much for the review and your second visit. Glad you could enjoy it so much again. And next time we do have cold cuts for you :) We had it before on the buffet but was not really consumed so we took it of. But on your third visit email us before and we make sure you...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
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  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ocean Vida Beach and Dive Resort is situated on Malapasua Islands beautiful Bounty Beach offering 12 Sea view and 8 garden view rooms. The rooms include air-conditioning, mini bar, safe, beach towels and balcony. The resort also features a restaurant, beach side bar and a fully equipped PADI 5* IDC dive center, Sea Explorers. Free high-speed WiFi internet is available throughout the resort. Guests can also join one free Yoga lesson every day and use the Gym in Buena Vida free of charge. We hope we can welcome you here in Malapascua one day. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ocean Vida Beach & Dive Resort

Address: Bounty Beach, 6013, Philippines
Region: Philippines > Visayas > Cebu Island > Malapascua Island
Price Range: ₹ 4,690 - ₹ 6,579 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Ocean Vida Beach & Dive Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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Ocean Vida Beach And Dive Resort
Ocean Vida Beach & Dive Hotel Malapascua Island
Ocean Vida Beach & Dive Resort Malapascua Island, Cebu Island
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“Probably the garden rooms are more quiet than the beach rooms; at least for us it was perfect in garden rooms and no noise around”
 of 5 bubbles philippedE2281DS, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“I would have been happy with any upstairs seaview room”
 of 5 bubbles jimmylamb33, 18 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Get the sea view!”
 of 5 bubbles KaranJoseph, 3 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ground floor rooms give you quick access to the beach”
 of 5 bubbles _tamax59, 8 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Go for the sea view room!”
 of 5 bubbles a8ka, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
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