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Reviewed 22 January 2019

Very nice, big rooms for reasonable price. Sleeping comfort is very good and of course air condition and hot water works. The restaurant provide great food. Service staff is mostly friendly, some are very friendly. The owner, Arlene and her sisters are very helpful in each situation. Restaurant and Hotel providing a nice atmosphere. Diving equipment is almost new and in good technical condition. Diving staff very helpful, professional and very good in spotting underwater. Good Internet connection, Internet speed is ok. Strong recommendation for the Little Mermaid hotel, restaurant and dive school!

Date of stay: January 2019
  • Trip type: Travelled solo
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2  Thank Thomas_F_Muc
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Reviewed 16 January 2019

Unfortunately it RAINED while we were there, enough on one day to cancel diving so we were very happy when the Resort staff made us feel so welcome. Great diving finally, and a really good DM with great macro spotting eyes. The new wing is almost finished and we cant wait till we get back there to try it.

Date of stay: December 2018
  • Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Thank Robert T
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Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

Little Mermaid Dive Resort - A place worth coming back to for very obvious reasons -hospitable staff and locals, reasonable accommodation rates, breathtaking diving spots, sumptuous food and super diving instructors! ...was back to do more advanced dives my owd instructor, Steff As super as that. Will definitely be back because, with all good things cited, why not? ‍♀️

Date of stay: September 2018
Trip type: Travelled solo
Thank caeca7v
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Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

I am a Malaysian diver. Went there with 27 other divers & non-diver friends during the best summer weather for 4 days 3 nights & we managed to make special requests - to have Halal cooked meals (breakfast, lunch & dinner) for 4 days 4 nights since we're all Muslims. The food is delicious!!!!

Though the hotel/resort itself is rated 3 stars for the basic amenities room. I personally voted 5 stars for their dining, diving services, accomodative staffs. The diving boat itself is well maintained & beautiful.

We were attended by their very friendly & helpful manager Mr Roland, their diving instructor Santi (half Filipino half Malaysian) & her assistant Nonoy & Arlene's boat crews. They were the best. Made us feel at home. We were extremely pampered once we stepped on the boat. They are the reasons why we will choose their resort for my next trip here again.

They offered/prepared us coffee/tea each & everytime before & after every dives. We had lunches on the boat everytime there's a back to back dive. They prepared BBQ lunch for us at Capitancilio Island.

Dive sites that they took us were exceptionally beautiful. We saw tresher sharks & white tip sharks. We went for cave & tunnel dives, night dive & the very beautiful wall of corals @ Capitancilio Island (this one was 2 hours from Malapascua Island).

There's souvenir kiosk just up front the resort. Very friendly.Reasonable price. I bought 15 T's & key chains from him .

I highly recommend Little Mermaid Dive Resort for your diving trip experience especially if you're Muslims divers .

Date of stay: April 2018
Trip type: Travelled with friends
1  Thank LeenRizal
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Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

I was able to establish contact to one of the resort’s diving instructors and we had made the decision to commence the diving course in this resort. They offer SSI and PADI. A dorm room is included free of charge if you take part on their courses. However, the room only had one wall fan and it was kind of broken and it was really warm. We decided to upgrade our room and we liked it.

Unfortunately, we were not able to do the course due to personal reasons but we were still able to manage to make our stay on the island enjoyable. Malapascua was the highlight of our summer vacation.

Little Mermaid Dive Resort is quite simple but also very convenient for exploring the island. The hotel staff as well as the diving instructors were very friendly and helpful. We shared some good conversations with them and we also made some new friends.

Date of stay: August 2018
Trip type: Travelled as a couple
1  Thank christianaM8859CG
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