Cove Sands Beach Resort
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
TravelPod Member ReviewsCove Sands Beach Resort Dumaguete
Resort Amenities and Tour:
Balanan Tour ( Balanan - is a lake) - 800 pesos each person
manicure and pedicure- 200 pesos
Apo Island Snorkel trip (minimum of 4 people) - 1700 pesos each person
scooter rent - 600 pesos a day (4 hours- 400)
massage - 400 pesos (1 hour)
horseback riding - 2 hours hiking (100 pesos/person
Monarch Sands Philippine Beach Resort here on Negros Oriental, Philippines, they do their best to make your Philippine Holiday experience memorable and worry-free. Whether you are a Master Scuba diver, or a beach potato, our Philippine Dive Resort facilities are constructed in an age old Philippine tradition. Handed down from generation to generation, from their bamboo floors to their Nipa roofs, each cottage is hand crafted the traditional way. They strive to provide you with the most personal service available. They've got a range of amenities and services that take care of your concerns, from dining options and rejuvenating spa massages to basic needs such as laundry, new Diving equipment to make your Scuba diving in the Philippine an exciting adventure.
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TripAdvisor Reviews Cove Sands Beach Resort Dumaguete
Travel Blogs from Dumaguete
... to drive round the island.. Turns out it was pink haha! We paid 300 pesos for 24 hours...Bargain compared to the 3000 they tried to charge in Borocay! So after breakfast, off we went, me driving of course. It was a bit strange at first as it felt quite heavy but we were soon whizzing around waving at all the locals! Our first stop was the 400 year old enchanted Balete Tree! A huge tree with lots of roots and a small pool at the bottom which has fish in it ...
... of that mini-trip was the scenic views of riding along the mountainsides and looking over the expanse of the valleys below, passing by hundred year old trees, and the air was fresh and cool and smells like pine needles. There's something about this place that is hauntingly beautiful. Bohol was lush alright, but this island ranks beyond it. Siquijor is exotic and clean, and boasts raw beauty at its most primal. Flora and fauna thrive on this ...
... export'). The next day i only had a few hours before I left and with most things closed I wandered. I found myself serendipitously in the right neighbourhood for Russian diamonds. Apparently a diamond and silver ring costs less than a night in my budget accommodation! I would say they are fake but even cubic zirconias would cost more than this Australia and if they were fake why bother with two armed gaurds and bolting the door ? Whatever the case ...
... in the wrong direction... but after seeing Mark, Rudolf and Chell, relaxed, I also let my inhibitions go, but yet being very cautious with every breath, every kick and every swipe of my hands....
We had a good half an hour with the sharks, floating along with the sharks, watching them swim just a couple of feet next to us, below us, and feeding with their mouths open, sucking in and filtering huge volumes of water.
The guides knew ...
... gate. The announcements are in English and Tagalog, though I can understand neither. I follow the crowd.
To the wrong ferry.
That's two outta four ferries I have wrong so far this trip. Must do better.
I retrace my steps back to the gate and the man at the door looks at my ticket and points to a another door, 20 metres away. go through the it and follow a handful of passengers down a ramp, past some little shops, around a large truck, between ...