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Balay sa Gigante - a JPG Travel Homestay

SuperhostCarles, Western Visayas, Philippines
Private room in hut hosted by Jofel
2 guests2 bedrooms1 bed3 baths
Clean and tidy
2 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
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The place is truly the gateway to the famous island hopping spots in Gigantes Island. Feel & experience living in the island with the hospitable & friendly hosts.
The place is within the coast line of Gigante Norte Island. The property is fenced. Two rooms are located in the main house, the other three rooms are located in an adjacent area built with the local materials, nipa & amakan, just beside the main house facing the shore line.

The space
The place can be reached through speedboat from Bancal, Carles, Iloilo to Langub port in Brgy. Granada, Gigante Norte. Upon arriving at Langub port, just tell the habal-habal drivers to bring you to Ma'am Hemie Inventor's house.
Special arrangements is also available with the host for a private boat pickup at Bancal port in mainland Carles.

PROMO: Prices come with a FREE breakfast!

We serve meals as there are limited restaurants in the island. Have feast on the fresh catch seafoods. We offer unlimited scallops for free and crabs for a very affordable & reasonable price.
We also offer island hopping, joiner or private. First to touch the islands in the morning is guaranteed as the place is just 15 minutes boat away from the island attractions. Enjoy the first touch of the islands before guests from the mainland arrive.
We also offer Gigante island land tour, experience the magical feel in the Parola/Lighthouse and Bakwitan cave.
The place is truly the gateway to the famous island hopping spots in Gigantes Island. Feel & experience living in the island with the hospitable & friendly hosts.
The place is within the coast line of Gigante Norte Island. The property is fenced. Two rooms are located in the main house, the other three rooms are located in an adjacent area built with the local materials, nipa & amakan, just beside the main house facing the shore line.

The space
The place can be reached through speedboat from Bancal, Carles, Iloilo to Langub port in Brgy. Granada, Gigante Norte. Upon arriving at Langub port, ju…

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed

Amenities

Kitchen
Wifi
Breakfast
Air conditioning
TV
Private entrance
Dryer
Lock on bedroom door
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm
Unavailable: Smoke alarm

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Location

Carles, Western Visayas, Philippines

The neighborhood is generally quiet.

Hosted by Jofel

Joined in September 2011
  • 12 Reviews
  • Superhost
Gigantes Island in Carles, Iloilo is my second home. I lives & works in Manila, Philippines. I am an IT professional. I like to travel to different parts of the country. I love island hopping into white sand beaches, islets & lagoons.
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Hosts are available 24hours as they also live in the property.
Jofel is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
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Things to know

House rules
Check-in: 10:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
No smoking
Pets are allowed
Health & safety
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