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Atlantis Puerto Galera Resort

4 stars

Philippines, Far East & Australia

Atlantis Puerto Galera is beautifully built into the hills of  Puerto Galera offering spectacular views over Sabang Beach. This award winning, Flintstone style design features 40 guest rooms and suites, swimming pool, onsite restaurant, dive centre and reknowned beach bar. Based on the island of Mindoro, approximately 110km south of Manila, it offersing a comfortable and relaxed dive resort hotel with excellent standards of service and specialist UW photography camera room.

Puerto Galera lies on the northern tip of the island of Mindoro, approximately 110km south of Manila. Transfer from Manila Airport is approximately 2 hours to Batangas and then by boat to Puerto Galera (1 hours approx). Private seaplane or helicopter transfers from Manila directly to Puerto Galera are around 40 minutes. The resort is situated directly on the beach front in the centre of Sabang village with range of bars, restaurants and shops.

Buiilt into the hills of Sabang Beach Puerto Galera with  award winning architect designed ‘flintstone’ style buildings, the resort is surrounded by tropical gardens and offers superb view from the many terraces across the water. The resort has 40 guest rooms and suites with uniquely designed rooms. Rooms feature air conditioning, a private ensuite bathroom with shower and WC, safe, TV with cable, ceiling fan and mini fridge. Categories include Double Deluxe with one double or 1 double and 1 twin bed, Twin Deluxe (one queen and one single bed) with a terrace or patio. The Coconut Terrace rooms have a private terrace and pool view plus two double beds and sea view from the terrace. The Standard Seaview is set over the bar with a view over the beach.The Seaview Terraces offers stunning sea views across to the Verde Island passage and has a larger private terrace plus room has two double beds.

The Flintstone House provides family accommodation with a room with bunk beds and one master bed and is conveniently located just by the pool on ground level. The Premier Seaview Suite provides one kingsize bed and twin bunks and is located over the bar and dive centre area over looking beach, ideal for families. The Honeymoon Suite has spectacular views from the terrace, one double bed and a sofa plus larger private terrace. The Executive Suite has a kingsize bed, living area and private terrace. Each room has: climate controlled air conditioning, mini bar, ceiling fans, ensuite bathroom, solar heated hot water, cable T.V. with free movie and sports channels, safety deposit box and WiFi in all rooms. The Suites also have coffee and tea making facilities and a DVD player. The Premier 

The resort features a freeform, freshwater pool with both shallow and deep end for dive training. The nearby Toko restaurant provides international, fine dining with daily changing blackboard lunch and dinner menus, theme nights and a lunchtime Mongolian Wok. There are two bars. one in the restaurant area and one at the beach front. The '50 Bar' offers a superb setting for a drink at the end of a dive, with extensive list of cocktails and freshly made shakes and coffee. The resort spa provides massage and beauty services and there is also an onsite shop for essential items and gifts. Most of the areas of the resort have complimentary wifi connection.

The Atlantis Dive Centre is based at the hotel on the beach with classroom for courses and specialist 17 square meter camera room with plenty of storage and PCs ready to view your shots. More >

Our Opinion

Superb views, service and tasty dining options with fun bar to swop dive stories at the end of the day. Get the best of a twin centre stay in sister properties, staying at the Puerto Galero Atlantis dive resort with the luxury Dumaguete Atlantis Dive and Spa resort. More >

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Diving Conditions

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Best Time: Year Round (Oct-May - dry season).

Average Air temps: 30°C

Average Water temps:  21-24°C Dec-Feb, 25-30°C Mar-Nov.

Visibility: 15-40m.

Top Dive Sites: Superb drift diving at The Canyons in Puerto Galera, incredible marine diversity at Dauin Norte in Dumaguate, dive with Thresher Sharks at Monad Shoal in Malapascua, and dive the numerous Wrecks of Coron at Sangat Island.  More >

Philippines Dive Centres:
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Great Reasons to Dive in the Philippines

  • Over 3000 species of fish.
  • 15,000 square miles of reef.
  • Plenty of dives for new divers.
  • Drift dives (some 5 knots+)
  • Numerous critter sites.
  • Whale shark and Giant Pacific mantas (Feb-May) at Donsol & Reef shark
  • Nesting & hatching turtles.
  • Photographers heaven.
  • Wrecks of Coron 'Mini Truk'
  • Thresher Shark diving in Malapascua.



Dive Holidays Sportif

Sportif Dive is a specialist tour operator offering a wide range of diving holidays all over the world. Our choice of destinations is extensive from established locations in the Red Sea, Maldives, Caribbean and the Far East to the exotic and unusual such as Rodrigues Island in the Indian Ocean, Wakatobi, Truk, Palau, South America & the Pacific. Whether you are looking to for a Learn to Dive course, group expedition or trip of a lifetime we can help. With over 30 years experience and a personal approach, we can advise on the ideal location to suit your needs, at a price to suit your budget.

Our extensive knowledge of the destinations means we can recommend the right location for you. Our diving centres are selected for their excellent standards of service and safety. Whatever your priority, whether starting out or wishing to dive a technically challenging site we can recommend a range of options offering the best diving for when you wish to travel. We can organise all your travel arrangements for you, pre-book equipment and diving packages in advance to maximise your time when you get there.

As an independent tour operator, we select only the hotels, liveaboards and diving centres that offer the best standards and quality of service but at the right price. Without the overheads of a large mass market operator, we can offer the best value diving holidays often with great discounts and special offers.

Our consultants have many years experience in travel and are divers. They are able to closely match your needs and take time to recommend from a carefully selected range of accommodation and diving packages. With first hand knowledge, they are passionate about diving and travel and providing the perfect holiday for you.

Sportif also have a specialist multisport division offering instruction and rental packages for windsurfing, kitesurfing and surfing. Our specialist centres are located in some of our diving resorts, often minutes from the Dive Centre for easy coordination of activities. Packages offered included taster and learn to right through to intensive coaching weeks up to expert level. Children can start from 8 years.

Sportif Dive are an ATOL bonded operator which means that every element of your holiday is secure. With the worry of disruption to your holiday plans from weather disruption or airline failure you can be sure that we will be there to help every step of the way.