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Lakawon Island

Cadiz, Negros Occidental, Philippines
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Fantastic beach resort

Dubbed as the Boracay of Negros, Lakawon Island is just an hour bus ride from Bacolod to Cadiz... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Singapore, Singapore
via mobile
Horrible- Expensive with bad service

Dont even know where to start about how horrible this place was. 1. Very very bad service! From the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Francine R
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  • Average26%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible18%
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Cadiz, Negros Occidental, Philippines
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Dubbed as the Boracay of Negros, Lakawon Island is just an hour bus ride from Bacolod to Cadiz Viejo with 10 minutes of tricycle ride and a 20 minute boat ride to get to this amazing white sand beach destination. 

Thank CarlaTortal
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dont even know where to start about how horrible this place was. 1. Very very bad service! From the house keeping to the reception. They even questioned the discount THEY GIVEN US! 2. The fresh water at the room was sooo dirty, felt like i'll...More

4  Thank Francine R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived here around 9 in the morning we paid P600 for the cottage. There are contstruction going on in the island when we went there last July 15,2017. It was also low tide that time. Maybe 15 to 20 ft from the shoreline and...More

1  Thank Reniel S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lakawon Island is a must-see tropical Eden. You can reach the island in 15 - 20 minutes by boat from Brgy. Cadiz Viejo, Cadiz City, Negros Occidental, PHILIPPINES. It was my first time to visit the place and certainly it's still part my next year's...More

Thank John J
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect for a vacation! Staff are very friendly they have good food at very affordable price. The restroom are very clean and the place is perfect! Taw hai is amazing! Love everything about it! Bean bags are cool too! White sand and very clean!!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Lakawon Island is a beautiful little island that is trying to become a large tourist attraction. Unfortunately you must pay to get in, then pay to ride the pump boat out to the island, then pay for a picnic setting and the list goes on....More

Thank John Z
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

We were just a bunch of globetrotter wannabes trying to escape momentarily from the chaotic city life. So we packed our not so light bags and flew from Cebu to Bacolod. Destination: Lakawon Island. We took the early morning flight to reach the island the...More

5  Thank Van G
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

I've read reviews about the resort before we came here so I knew exactly what to expect with all the negative reviews and the constructions going on. My family were vacationing in Bacolod for 8 days from the US. We wanted to go to a...More

Thank Kay5858
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

The place is still under construction when we get there. We stayed at Pearls Place which has 16 rooms and 10 common CR. Lower level is fully developed but they are adding 2nd floor to that area. Our place is the farthest from everything and...More

1  Thank everlynmarie
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We were greeted in the port by a friendly man organising the boat ride to the island for P280 pesos each for adults. We had to book our tables/cabana in the island itself as we were paying by card. We got a family cottage good...More

Thank Markayne
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23 May 2017|
Response from Bacolod T |
i hope it's not too late to answer but they don't have karaoke :)
18 May 2017|
Response from Cecile K | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Sorry for the very late reply... i do not have contact with them but their staff is very accomodating so if you go there even without confirmation but have the payment on screen shot im pretty sure they will accomodate... More
Nikki B
7 May 2017|
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Response from Didzki | Reviewed this property |
i'm not sure if they have kayaks. maybe, snorkeling. not sure either coz they just have this floating bar where you can swim around the boat but it's quite deep out there. Floating bar was at P200 or 250.