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Sydney, Australia
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38 reviews
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Reviewed 30 June 2015 via mobile

I originally booked online to stay 11 nights with Angylen's dive resort in their deluxe room with Seaview. I was extremely disappointed there so I started to look elsewhere to stay whilst i was in Sabang. I found mermaid resort whilst walking around Sabang and was shown their deluxe room. I was so amazed at how big the duluxe room... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed 26 June 2015 via mobile

Spent one night here in Oct 2014. Nice room with modern decoration, a comfortable stay here. About 5 to 10 mins walk from the pier. WiFi is strong in the room, hotel staff are nice and friendly. But don't expect too much in the pool

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Brisbane, Australia
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Reviewed 9 June 2015

Small rooms, tiny bathrooms, and poor air-conditioning, for the price they charge, no worth at al, simple advise,stay away. i will not recommend this hotel as every things expensive but low quality, cut a long story short, look else where. Very bad attitude as if we are staying for free.

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Caerphilly County, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 May 2015

we spent three weeks in april 2015 all the staff were very helful and happy to please the accomadation was first class all areas clean good food have booked for christmasand would reccommend mermaid hotel for value

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Houston, TX
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Reviewed 18 January 2015

I should have reviewed this room over a year ago but haven't for simple reason. I did not want to compete with other travelers for the Penthouse room here. I've been traveling to and staying at Sabang beach, Puerto Galera Philippines for last year and half and stayed at or looked at almost all the rooms available and my favorite... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 14 November 2014

The diving from Puerto Galera is world class. Verde Island is about an hour's boat ride away and it is home to some of the most diverse reefs on the planet. A superb nearby site is called The Canyons, and it is filled with soft corals and reef fish. This is why I choose to spend a week in Puerto... More 

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Shanghai, China
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Reviewed 4 October 2014

I stayed here for 2 weeks in September... and overall it was a decent experience, but I think I will try another hotel next time... it was OK, but nothing special... several comments to help improve... 1. Hotel was empty... so not much noise from guests except when some Chinese guests arrived later... and that is the fault of Chinese... More 

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San Diego, California
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Reviewed 24 September 2014

The overall hotel was very nice located away rom beach but walking distance to most thing to do in area. great dive location not much more then that to do their though many lady of the night near by.bars . The staff was very nice and great large tub to soak in. nice large swimming pool. and staff well trained..Postive... More 

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Stuttgart, Germany
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Reviewed 17 September 2014 via mobile

The hotel is very centrally located.Its also save when you go home at night to your hotel. Very clean rooms high pressurewater for shower with very hot water if you want. Many televison programms. Very friendly staff . Very good food with a little higher price level. It must be ensured not to get a room on the street side... More 

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Taipei, Taiwan
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Reviewed 29 April 2014

this Hotel is in the middle of Sabang and very close to local bars and restaurants. It is a nice place for family to stay with a great kitchen and very friendly staff. All the rooms been newly refurbished and have everything you need. I will stay again there on my next visit to Sabang Puerto Galera.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Mermaid Resort Puerto Galera is the finest dive resort in Sabang, Puerto Galera. The waters around have been dubbed the center of the center of marine biodiversity in the world. Mermaid Resort features 40 large guest rooms and suites -- all exclusively furnished with the comforts of a modern hotel resort. ... more   less 

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Address: Sabang Beach | Sabang Beach, Puerto Galera, Mindoro 5203, Philippines
Region: Philippines > Mindoro > Oriental Mindoro Province > Puerto Galera
Price Range: $81 - $140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Mermaid Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 40
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Also Known As:
Mermaid Hotel Puerto Galera
Mermaid Resort Puerto Galera
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#7 Spa Hotel in Puerto Galera
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“We stayed in adjoining rooms 35 and 36 which also have a balcony overlooking the swimming pool and a large internal shared lounge.”
 of 5 bubbles 755iftakhara, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
“had a friend in a pool suite.....very nice for a family, but my room, 17, was very quiet and convenient”
 of 5 bubbles artclem, 2 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Choose a High floor”
 of 5 bubbles jtmandelbaum, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Penthouse room and be patient with WIFI”
 of 5 bubbles 647tylerg, 29 Feb 2016 | Read review
“pool rooms nice”
 of 5 bubbles adam320ce, 2 Feb 2016 | Read review
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