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Pura Vida Cabilao

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Nestled in the beautiful island of Cabilao, Pura Vida Beach & Dive Resort is a haven for divers.

Cabilao is a triangular-shaped island with a total area of 7.2 square metres, west of the main island of Bohol facing Cebu. Diving is favourable the whole year round. The island is known to have a very healthy and diverse marine life with its pristine water, excellent dive sites and laid back atmosphere; divers will have an amazing experience.

Aside from the world-class diving, the resort offers 18 comfortable, relaxing and enjoyable accommodation options coupled with excellent service and sumptuous food. The breathtaking picturesque sunrise, the refreshing cool breeze of the sea, the relaxing ambience in the chill-out area and the warm hospitality service of Pura Vida staff will make your holiday one of the most cherished memories that will last a lifetime.

Travelling to the resort is easy; it is approximately a 1-hour ride from Tagbilaran airport to Mocpoc pier and less than 30-minute boat ride to the resort. There are seven flights daily from Manila. It is also accessible from Cebu and Dumaguete via ferry.

Pura Vida Beach & Dive Resort – Cabilao is a real paradise that embodies the lifestyle of “pure life” — happiness, health and relaxation. The management and staff are passionate and give their very best to make your stay unforgettable and remarkable.

The Sea Explorers Dive Centre at Cabilao is located on the beautiful white beach on the northeast side of the island. It is only a few metres away from the cosy standard rooms which stand along the beach. The dive centre is well equipped with a small retail shop, classroom, camera room and a guest´s equipment room for personal dive gear. Cabilao, with its fantastic dive sites, offers excellent destinations for all levels of divers. There are about 20 exceptional and unique dive sites which offer wall dives with amazing sizes of gorgonians, different species of pygmy seahorses, muck diving, early morning and night dives can be arranged anytime. In combination with the spacious camera room, Cabilao Island is a paradise for underwater photographers. The dive sites are not crowded, and everyone has plenty of time to get their money shot in. Special day trips to Balicasag Island can be arranged easily as well as a dive transfer to any other Sea Explorer’s destinations. Other day trips to Pangangan and Sandingan Island are offered on a regular basis.

Facilities

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Twin/Double Private
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Family Room

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