Good value, great diving, fun-filled adventure and beautiful beaches.
- Diver focussed resort
- Choice of rooms to suit budget
- Beachfront location
- Great beach restaurant
- Local nightlife
Situated on the island of Mindoro, 60 miles South of Manila lays El Galleon Dive Resort nestled amongst lush tropical palms on the edge of a beautiful white sandy beach and just a stone’s throw away from a selection of bars and restaurants in Puerto Galera. Designed specifically with the diver in mind, this warm and welcoming resort has all the makings for a perfect getaway, boasting well sized, modern and comfortable rooms, coupled with magical underwater experiences including wrecks, hard and soft corals and mesmerising marine life including trevally, lionfish, moray eels, nudibranchs, triggerfish, parrotfish, turtles, sharks and eagle rays. This is definitely a destination not to be missed.
The resort consists of 30 air conditioned rooms built on a tropical hillside all in keeping with the area’s natural beauty. Some of the rooms offer views over the beautiful Sabang Bay and Small La Laguna Beach, providing the perfect atmosphere for a relaxing evening after a hard day’s diving.
El Galleon’s restaurant has been a favourite with many people over the years. Bringing together a number of spectacular delicacies and old time favourites, the restaurant is considered by most to be the best beach restaurant in Puerto Galera offering some mouth-watering specialties from the sea and the land.
The onsite PADI accredited diving school Asia Divers is part of the El Galleon Beach Resort and consists of a highly qualified and professional team. Asia Divers is one of the most comprehensive dive schools in the Philippines offering all PADI courses from bubble maker right through to dive master and it is one of only two dive schools in the Philippines qualified to train to PADI instructor level. With more than 25 dives sites to choose from all within a fifteen minute boat ride from the resort, this exhilarating dive destination offers something for everyone from vibrant fish life, turtles, moray eels, white-tip sharks to graveyard sites of sunken ships from World War II. Dive enthusiastic will not be disappointed!
When you are not enjoying the amazing underwater delights you can take advantage of the range of activities on offer including kayaking, sunset cruises, beach hopping, volleyball, snorkelling, trekking and gold panning in the gold rich mountains that gave Mindoro its name. Alternatively if you fancy some solitude you can take a short boat ride, choose a deserted beach to picnic on and just paddle in the warm waters of the Philippine Sea.
Board Basis :
- Bed & Breakfast
- Half Board
- Full Board
Transfer is approximately 3 hours including a two hour drive from Manila to Batangas and one hour boat ride to the El Galleon Beach Resort.