Fat Jimmy's Resort

Address: 0221, Station 2, Balabag, Boracay, Visayas, 5608, Philippines | Hotel
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This hotel is located on 0221, Station 2, Balabag, Boracay.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsFat Jimmy's Resort Boracay

    Reviewed by mcafee1990

    Christmas at Jimmys

    Reviewed Dec 23, 2011
    by (8 reviews) Omagh , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

    Great family orientated place, myself and 2 friends stayed at fat Jimmys over Christmas 2011/2012 and had a great stay...

    Ivone was great, got us breakfast every morning and it was included in the price all for like £4 a night....couldnt ask for better. Plus it was great being able to watch a nice happy filipino family celebrate their Christmas eve.. Was quite heart warming considering my friends and I were spending Christmas away from our own families.

    Location is just slightly behind all the main stuff on station too, so if any other person complains about it, well my advice, get off your arse and walk less than 5 mins and you'l be rewarded with that white sandy beach.

    Granted tis probably is not the best location for the slightly older or those with walking disabilities as the path to the beach is quite narrow and often crowded with passing bikes.

    Only negative was the inital greeting as we got off the pedicab thing as there was loads of begging children near the entrance which can be very off putting.

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

    TripAdvisor Reviews Fat Jimmy's Resort Boracay

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