Dimakya Island, Coron, Northern Palawan
Club Paradise is a private island resort located on Dimakya Island in the municipality of Coron. Coron is a part of the Calamian group of islands located in northern Palawan, often referred to as the “Philippines’ last frontier” famed for its pristine beaches and spectacular limestone cliffs.
Club Paradise is accessible via 60-minute commercial flight from Manila and another 60-minutes ride by land and sea. The island resort is blessed with 700-meters of white sand beach and turquoise waters and a diverse range of flora and fauna both on land and underwater. It opened in 1989 and currently enjoys “AA” resort accreditation rating from the Department of Tourism. The resort has received the Kalakbay “Resort of the Year (AA category)” awards in 2001 and 2003 from the DOT.
Club Paradise has a total of 56 guest rooms divided into 3 phases, namely: Sunset Beach, Sunrise Beach, and Island View. The architecture of the Beachfront Cottages is a modern version of the Filipino hut or bahay kubo, while the Island View suites are housed in an apartment building on the side of a hill fronting the island's natural lagoon.
The resort features a buffet restaurant that serves Filipino, Asian, and international cuisine. There are two bars, a swimming pool, spa, library, and a meeting room. The resort organizes island-hopping tours, visits to Coron Island and Calauit for the wildlife safari, and an array of water sports activities such as snorkeling and dugong-watching. Scuba-diving is managed and operated by an independent dive shop, the Dugong Dive Center.
CLUB PARADISE LIST OF AWARDS
Hall of Fame 2018
Certificate of Excellence, 2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence, 2017 Winner
Certificate of Excellence, 2016 Winner
Hall of Fame 2015
Certificate of Excellence, 2015 Winner
2014 Travellers’ Choice
Top 25 Hotels for Romance in the Philippines
Certificate of Excellence, 2014 Winner
Certificate of Excellence, 2013 Winner
Certificate of Excellence, 2012 Winner
Certificate of Excellence, 2011 Winner
2018 Guest Review Awards 2017 8.4 (out of 10)
World Luxury Hotel Awards
2017 Continent Winner: Luxury Private Island Resort
2017 Country Winner: Luxury Family Beach Resort
Travel + Leisure
World’s Best Awards 2013
*Palawan – No. 1 Top 10 Islands Overall
Forbes Traveler Magazine
Top 10 Best Scuba Diving Sites in the World (2007-2008)