Just a thirty minute drive from the local airport (only a sixty minute flight from Manila), on a long peaceful stretch of beach, lies the lush and luxurious Atlantis Dumaguete Dive Resort. (It is the sister resort of Atlantis Puerto Galera Resort on Mindoro).
The resort is surrounded by an amazing tropical garden with some of the rarest plants to be found in the Philippines. Located at the beach, it is just a short trip to some of the most renowned dive sites in Asia - Apo Island, Siquijor and of course the local Dauin Marine Sanctuaries.
Atlantis Resort has forty guest rooms and suites. All of them are elegantly designed to give you maximum comfort, privacy and relaxation throughout your stay (all bedrooms have one room).
•Climate controlled air conditioning
•Fully stocked mini bar
•Supply of emergency toiletries
•Adjustable ceiling fans
•Solar heated hot water
•Cable T.V. with free movie and sports channels
•In-room safety deposit box
•Coffee and tea making facilities in suites
•Wireless Internet available in all rooms
•DVD player in suites
•Flat screen LCD TV in suites
Deluxe Rooms have 1 double bed or can be converted to 2 twin beds, private bath and shower, safe, air-conditioning, ceiling fan, TV with cable, minibar and refrigerator. Some deluxe rooms have an adjoining room with 2 twin beds and the same amenities. These adjoining rooms are typically used by families.
Ocean Front Room
Ocean Front Rooms have 1 double bed or can be converted to 2 twin beds. These rooms have a direct ocean view. Additionally they have private bath and shower, safe, air conditioning, ceiling fan (except Rooms 1 and 3), TV with cable, minibar, refrigerator, coffee/tea maker and DVD player.
Garden Suites have one double bed, private bath and shower, safe, air conditioning, ceiling fan, TV with cable, minibar, refrigerator, coffee/tea maker and DVD player. These suites also have a large balcony. 4 Garden Suites (12, 14, 15 & 16) have just been refurbished offering king or two double bed configurations, larger living space, closet for storage, 32 inch HD LCD TV, high speed WiFi and multiple socket charger plugs, full wall outdoor window garden views from the bedroom, improved bathroom facilities and beautiful outdoor garden view deck with seating.
Seaview Suites have one queen size bed, private bath and shower, safe, air conditioning, ceiling fan, TV with cable, minibar, refrigerator, coffee/tea maker and DVD player. Additionally these suites have a sea view, small office with desk and large balcony.
Deluxe Garden Suite
Deluxe Garden Suites have a king size bed, private bath and shower, safe, air conditioning, ceiling fans, 2 flat screen TVs w/cable and DVD, minibar, refrigerator, coffee/tea maker, separate living room and private garden.
The resort's own Toko Restaurant is right on the beach and will provide you with a unique dining experience. Using fresh local products and flavors but made to an international standard, we have moved away from monotonous a la carte menus to daily changing blackboard lunch and dinner menus; choose from an extensive list of cocktails and shakes or enjoy the best coffee in town.
There is a huge private pool. It is more than 100+ sqm in size, with a shallow (1m) area as well as a deep (3m) that is filled with non-chlorinated water and sheltered by trees.
Their Spa features four private therapy rooms - there's also a sauna and rain shower area to complement your therapy. Unwind from a hard day's diving and add the perfect finishing touches to your vacation.
The resort has a boutique shop for all your needs and more. Dive, equipment and accessories; sun screen, t-shirts, swim wear, sarongs, and more such as beautiful native art.
Most of areas of the resort have wifi connection and internet is free with your stay at Atlantis. Connect with your phone, iPAD, laptop or use their desk tops to surf the web and connect with home.
Dumaguete has a wealth of places to explore; spend the morning shopping at a local market and lapping up the the local culture, take a city tour, or enjoy a day in the mountains and take in the lush tropical countryside, natural pools and waterfalls. Dumaguete also has golf courses, an exciting zip line to try a modern mall or local shops to buy souvenirs from.
Atlantis Resort has stable mobile phone reception. Prepaid local SIM cards are available. All rooms and common areas have free wireless internet access for guests. The resort has increased bandwidth speed a min of 500% over previous levels and now offer Multi-MB service to guests free of charge. This was accomplished by opting for new fiber optic cable that runs 11 miles from the city of Dumaguete.
The Atlantis Dumaguete Resort is a nice place to spend your holiday. Nice rooms and fantastic food and legendary service. For sure it is a must for all underwater photographers. The facilities are outstanding.