Sangat Island Resort in Palawan - Philippines

Sangat Island is close to the diving spots in Coron where the twelve shipwrecks that sunk during the Second World War can be seen. There is a resort there where guests can stay caled Sangat Island Resort. The resort is surrounded by different plants and animals which makes the place a tropical island paradise.

Sangat Island Resort picks up its guests from the airport of Busuanga to the bay of Coron so transportation does not become a problem for their guests. From the bay the guests ride a boat that will take them to the Sangat island. They also have a diving facility providing different courses namely; scuba diving, rescue diving, dive master course, open water diving course, nitrox and wreck diving course and advance open water diving course. They have diving instructors who can teach these courses in several languages namely; German, Dutch, French, English and Tagalog.

The diving instructors in Sangat Island Resort all have PADI certificates. They also have one dive master. A diving student in Sangat Island Resort can also request modifications in the diving course they want. The cost of a diving course that Sangat Island Resort offers is one thousand six hundred pesos per person. This price already includes the weights, tanks, the boat ride and the guide. For a diving course using twin tanks the cost is two thousand two hundred pesos which includes the weights, the boat and the guide. The cost for a diving course at night is one thousand eight hundred pesos. There is an additional cost if you would like to have a torch with you,

The price for a filling up a twelve liter tank with nitrox with forty percent of oxygen is four hundred pesos and six hundred pesos for a fifteen liter tank. Guests can also request for a six liter tank filled up with forty percent of oxygen which costs two hundred pesos. Divers at Sangat Island Resort can also choose to rent a six liter tank filled with forty percent of oxygen which costs two hundred pesos. There is also a six liter deco tank that can be rented for one hundred pesos.

Sangat Island Resort also offers accommodations for the divers namely; cottages located at the beach front and a villa. The cottages are similar to the local houses of the tribe that lives in Sangat Island. The villa on the other hand offers a lot of privacy because it is not located with the cottages, guests need to kayak or ride a boat to get to the secluded area where the villa is located. You can book your reservation for Sangat Island Resort by calling their telephone numbers at 63-920-954-4328 or 63-919-205-0198. You can also e-mail the owner, Mr. Andy Pownall at e-mail: or



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