Situated on the north-eastern point of this of this isolated island off of Bohol, Pura Vida. The resort is multistory and stretches from a white sandy, palm tree fringed beach up onto an overlooking cliff-side. Pura Vida has only 20 rooms in total, ensuring that one still gets personalized service and an intimate environment. The rooms are spacious and decorated with modern flair, and all offer lovely sea views. The restaurant and bar area provide the perfect spaces for socialising or relaxing after a day of diving. The Vida Spa offers a wide range of treatments.
The dive center, part of the Sea Explorers family, is situated on the beach and offers a full range of services, including Nitrox fills and three dive boats. The experienced staff offer great service and the dive guides are skilled at finding all sorts of wonderful critters.
The resort offers diving on 20 various sites so there is something for everyone. The plunging walls and beautiful reef sites are colourful and abundant with life. The sea grass attracts turtles to many of the sites, and the areas of sandy bottom and coral bommies allow for amazing critter hunting. Depending on the sites, one can hope to see pygmy sea horses, frog fish, harlequin ghost pipefish, various nudibranchs, crabs and shrimps; barracuda, eagle rays and whit tips; large gorgonian fans and plenty of healthy soft corals. Pura Vida also has a house reef which is great for macro diving and makes for easy access to relaxing diving.
Enquiry for Pura Vida – Cabilao, The Philippines
Phone: 0117 369 0443
Canningford House, 38 Victoria Street, Bristol, BS1 6BX