Cowrie Island

Cowrie Island, Puerto Princesa: Address, Phone Number, Cowrie Island Reviews: 4/5

Cowrie Island
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Cowrie island is located within Honda Bay is about 8 kilometers northeast of Puerto Princesa City in Palawan.Just 5-10 minutes off Honda Bay wharf in Barangay Sta. Lourdes, Puerto Princesa, nestles a charming island that was named after the small-to-large sea snail, marine gastropod mollusc they call "cowrie."It offers exciting day tour island experience for local and foreign tourist who will enjo
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Elena Ciocan
Timisoara, Romania1 725 contributions
This must be heaven
Feb 2020
I can only say WOW. We spent few hours here and really enjoyed it. We bought the fresh coconut, we had massage at an incredible price. This is pure heaven
Written 28 January 2021
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GRANDEBLUE
Rhodes Town, Greece37 contributions
Best environment but...
Nov 2019 • Couples
I give you 5 stars only for the atmosphere and the kindness of people who work there. Pleaseee, do something for the toilets, were too dirty but still it’s worth it! I would go again!
Written 4 June 2020
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steve n sharon
6 contributions
this is very nice
Feb 2020
this little island was great,food,drink.beach....just the way it should be..plenty of space to have your own little world....very nice
Written 5 March 2020
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David B
Pasay, Philippines153 contributions
two hour island escape
Feb 2020 • Solo
this is one leg of the honda bay tour. swimming area with a lifeguard, numerous huts to choose from, open air massage, a buffet, adequate toilet and shower area--a good two hour island escape
Written 12 February 2020
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Catalin N
Espoo, Finland37 contributions
Cowrie Island
Feb 2020 • Couples
A beautiful island located in Honda Bay. Beach is beautiful and clean, you can rent tables, buy drinks and food.
Written 9 February 2020
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Renato G
Reykjavik, Iceland289 contributions
Lovely place
Jan 2020
Nice sand and beautiful beach, lots of palm trees. Good place for swimming and feeding the fish, but the water is not clear enough to go snorkelling. Beautiful place to hang around and relax.
Written 9 February 2020
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Opaque72
Willetton, Australia16 contributions
Relaxing swim, massage or cocktail
Jan 2020
The bar made some strong cocktails while my daughter fell asleep during her massage. The water was gorgeous for a swim at the beach.
Written 20 January 2020
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Andrei B
Palawan Island, Philippines4 contributions
Nothing interesting
Jan 2020 • Friends
It’s a waste of money just for visiting this island! Maybe, maybe if you don’t have anymore more to visit this will be ok for taking a coconut on a small beach and chill for a couple of hours!
Written 5 January 2020
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FFM
36 contributions
Low visibility for snorkeling
Nov 2019 • Couples
I was snorkeling on this island and could only see about 1 meter at the most in front of me at the water in the roped off areas that are designed for swimming and snorkeling.

Very disappointed.
Written 23 November 2019
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GreenThumb331
San Fernando, Philippines2 910 contributions
Puerto Princesa 4 day Tour. Day 2 Part 3
Dec 2018
This was our last stop for our Honda Bay tour. Cowrie island must be the main island where tourists stay the longest. We arrived just in time to have a sumptuous buffet lunch. A barbecue picnic on the beach is always fun. The beach of the island was relatively clean considering the number of tourists at the time of our visit. Swimming was the main activity to do. Fine sand and clear water still exist. Snorkeling is not suggested because there was nothing much to see.

We had our own hut where we were able to relax. We also tried renting a kayak boat.
Written 5 November 2019
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