Thresher Cove is the newest Resort & Dive Centre on the Island of Malapascua in the Philippines. The Resort is located in a secluded cove with its own private beach.
Thresher Cove's accommodations cover a range of styles, from tents to the Captain's Villa. Tents are available for backpackers as are dorm rooms. Cabanas, simple small native style sleeping hut for two people, are also available.They are constructed from bamboo and coconut palm wood with palm leaves covering the roof. The Dorms are air conditioned.
Deluxe rooms will meet your requirements if you want a little luxury. Designed to look like native houses they feature wooden and bamboo clad outer walls and a palm leaf covered roof. Each room has an en-suite bathroom, refrigerator, TV and air-conditioning. The bed is a super comfortable queen size although other bed types are available. Each room has sea views which can be enjoyed from the attached private balcony.
The Captain’s Villa is possibly the best accommodation on the island. At 60sqm it very spacious. Its outfitted with a large flat screen TV with international cable channels, a refrigerator, king size bed and a separate lounge area with sofas. Outside a large private raised balcony has stunning views over our beach to the Visayan Sea beyond.
Malapascua is well known for scuba diving with crystal clear waters and an extensive reef system. The thing that sets Malapascua Island part from other excellent dive locations are the Thresher Sharks. Just off the island is the only known location in the world where the deep water Thresher will reliably come to shallow waters. Early each morning they rise to a cleaning station on a reef in less than 30 meters of water. Divers will be able to experience these majestic sharks as they swim around, then remain stationary as they are attended to by the cleaning fish.