El Rio y Mar Resort

Address: Coron, Palawan, 5316, Philippines | 4 star hotel
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TravelPod Member ReviewsEl Rio y Mar Resort Coron

Reviewed by luke_and_jacqui

Service with a smile

Reviewed Jan 31, 2011
by (2 reviews) Johannesburg , South Africa Flag of South Africa

cant recommend the staff and the experience here enough, spent a wonderful 4 days being pampered

This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

TripAdvisor Reviews El Rio y Mar Resort Coron

4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding

Travel Blogs from Coron

Club Paradise- truly a paradise

A travel blog entry by travelori on Jun 28, 2014

1 comment, 32 photos

... are indeed in the threshold of paradise.

After a brief orientation about the place and activities available a staff ushered us to our beachfront room and as we sashay down the corridor she pointed several trees which seems to be covered by big, dark creatures.Yes dangling on the trees are huge fruit bats which according to them are a resident of the island. It is a mystique looking at them
especially when ...

Shipwreck Scuba Diving

A travel blog entry by skirbyskirby on Mar 02, 2014

38 photos

... about the shipwreck. On an unrelated note, how great is the internet?!

At 9am on September 24th, 1944, the US Navy sent 150 planes from Manila to Coron to bomb the 24 Japanese ships that had fled there. Today, you can scuba dive on 18 of the 24 wrecks.
East Tangat was a steam-powered fishing boat that was turned into a gunboat. It also has a very special feature: while most submarines have periscopes ...

Paddling in Palawan.

A travel blog entry by gapyearat41 on Jun 08, 2013

3 comments, 23 photos

... The reef was stunning though and after a few minutes I got the hang of the breathing and off we went. I did hold onto Martin for some of the time as we went further out. It was only when we heard shouting that we realised we had veered away from the enclosed area and were being called back. I panicked because we had crossed into the protected area and started swimming frantically to the rope. Martin then lost his snorkel when lifting the rope for me. We knew we had to pay about 1500 ...

The wrecks of Coron

A travel blog entry by charlotterowley on Mar 19, 2013

7 photos

... the rock formations continued, loads of stalagmites! Really pretty. To get back to the boat, back up and down the rocks, the way we came! Island hopping isn't supposed to be this tiring! We had lunch on the beach, looking out into the bay. The boys had cooked some fish, calamari, aubergine and rice on the back of the boat. It was so good!! And even some mango dessert! Back onto the boat, we visited Coral Gardens. Another snorkelling site. Wasn't particularly desperate to ...

Island Hopping to Banana Island, Malcapuya

A travel blog entry by rnvatraveler on Jan 18, 2013


Early wake up this morning, breakfast consisted of rice pourage,coffee, 2 egg omelette. Boarded van to get to boat To go to island hopping, went snorkeling, saw cool fish, went to banana island snorkeling again after eating great lunch. Grilled chicken, fresh fish, crab, rice, cucumber salad, RC cola. Then off to snorkel again to feed fish. Took some great pics! Can't wait to get them uploaded and developed. Had coconut water fresh from coconut. Then back to room for rest more ...