MANGROVE ORIENTAL RESORT
Mangrove Oriental nestles on a secluded cove in Malapascua Island.
Malapascua is popularly known for its fantastic white beach, clear waters, and as a great destination for scuba diving.
It is on this island that Mangrove has established its resort so as to provide better services through its elegantly designed cottages.
Okay, let’s see then what this island and Mangrove Resort has to offer…
FUN WATER ACTIVITIES & EXPLORATION
There are numerous dive wonderful dive sports with great coral gardens in the waters of Malapascua. You can dive shipwrecks for macro life or observe the popular rare thresher sharks early in the morning and the manta rays in the afternoon.
Other bigger fishes, such as barracudas and hammerheads, can also be sighted at certain seasons or time of day only.
Snorkeling & swimming
Malapascua has shallow waters just off the white beach. Surrounding the island you can find coral reefs, where you can snorkel or swim at the same time. You’ll certainly find colorful fishes living among the corals.
Walking Around the Island
The island itself was formerly a coconut plantation and has narrow foot paths still existing today.
By walking around the island (that would take about 3 hours to complete) you can find isolated bays and secluded coves.
As you continue your short venture, you’ll find the popular Lighthouse from where you’ll get a good view of the island and the surrounding islands in a distance.
Boat riding, cycling, motor biking around the island
For this, you may have to rent or hire any of those machines which are available at any service providers established mostly by beach resorts or dive shops.
Lapus-lapus Point – house reef with coral gardens, reef fish for macro diving. This dive site is popular for night dive to watch crabs, shrimps, basket stars, sea horses, etc.
Monad Shoal – famous for thresher sharks, manta rays
Gato Island – fish and sea snake sanctuary, white-tip shark, nudibranchs, seahorses, soft corals
Dona Marilyn – passenger ferry that sank during a typhoon has nudis, flatworms, soft corals, cuttlefish, etc.
Just approach the front desk of this resort to make your arrangement for your desired interesting adventure or activity.
GREAT FACILITIES & SERVICES
Mangrove Oriental offers a selection of local and Western dishes. certainly, they offer sea foods, such as steamed or deep fried lapu lapu (grouper), blue marlin, squid, Ahi Tuna, Mahi Mahi (dorado), tanguige (mackerel), sea urchin, etc.
Beverages, tropical cocktails, ice-cold beer, at sunset are best for relaxation at this time of the day.
Small library, board games
Manicure & pedicure
TROPICAL ACCOMMODATION / ROOMS
It is located on top of a hill slope furnished with ‘Moro’ style influence, with private balcony, and terracotta interior.
This is popular among honeymooners. It is equipped with air condition, hot water, king size bed, dome bathroom, roof deck for watching sunset…
Thatched roof cottage, spacious balcony; king size 4-posted bed, overlooks at the turquoise lagoon from the balcony
Eclectic combination of local and African design, popular for family and group; rustic king size bed, 2 single beds; large terrace balcony overlooking the lagoon…
These cottage have an air condition, hot water shower, king size 4-poster beds.
Standard cottages are excellent as budget accommodation.
You may check out the room rates at their official site below…
FINDING SHARKS & MANGROVE ORIENTAL RESORT
Address: Daan-bantayan Logon, Malapascua Island, Cebu 6013, Philippines
Phone: Ner Macazo +63 926 418 6264
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Mangrove Oriental Resort (This page ^^)
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