An aerial view of the Quo Vadis Dive Resort in Moalboal // Photo source: Quo Vadis Dive Resort, Moalboal’s Facebook Page

Diving is an investment of time and money but the rewards can be life-changing, literally. ~ Andi Cummings 

For those who love scuba diving or would want to try it out, one of the best places to do that would be in Moalboal. Locals and foreign travelers come to Moalboal not just for its beautiful white sand beaches, but also to go scuba diving because of its rich marine biodiversity. And for those looking for a place to stay and get their diving-frenzy on – Quo Vadis Dive Resort is right for you. 

A beautiful rainbow after the rain ~ Photo source: Quo Vadis Resort, Moalboal’s Facebook Page

Quo Vadis Resort is a PADI (Professional Association of Diving Instructors) 5-Star Dive Resort and is the perfect place for underwater adventure and relaxation. Guests can also just take a dip in their swimming pool and have their meal all while enjoying the view of the sea. 

Beautiful and rich marine biodiversity // Photo source: Quo Vadis Resort, Moalboal’s Facebook Page

The resort’s dive team consists of professional dive instructors and divemasters. They offer a full range of PADI Scuba Diving Courses, such as Single Day Try Dive experiences ranging all the way up to PADI Professional Diving Courses. 

Divers and the sardine run // Photo source: Quo Vadis Resort, Moalboal’s Facebook Page

Moalboal is perfect for diving and you’re sure to find a variety of colorful and beautiful sea creatures. From the Quo Vadis Dive Resort, guests can visit Pescador Island as well as dive the world-famous Sardine Run. 

Get up close and wave hi to a turtle dude // Photo source: Quo Vadis Resort, Moalboal’s Facebook Page

The resort has its own dive shop with instructors and you can rent out complete diving equipment. Quo Vadis is known for their PADI Courses – from beginner to expert technical diving lessons. 

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Gorgeous pool at the resort // Photo source: Quo Vadis Resort, Moalboal’s Facebook Page

The resort is also convenient for guests because it’s just 5-minutes away from the Panagsama town proper. You can find restaurants, bars, souvenir shops, markets, and small stores in the town proper. It’s located in the southern part of the town, so it’s relatively quiet. Guests can also enjoy some sunset yoga with a professional yogi teacher, by the beach to cap the day.

Sunset yoga with the resort’s professional yoga instructor // Photo source: Quo Vadis Resort, Moalboal’s Facebook Page

Rates 

The rooms at the Quo Vadis Dive Resort vary from simple non-aircon rooms to mid-range. Bungalows with sea view to their most luxurious Premier Suite with balcony over the ocean. The location of the resort is by the waterfront and many of the rooms & bungalows have a beautiful view overlooking the sea.

Garden View Room (non-aircon) 

Outside the Garden View Rooms (non-aircon) // Photo source: quovadisresort.com
Inside the Garden View Rooms (non-aircon) // Photo source: quovadisresort.com
  • Rooms are located towards the back of the resort 
  • Rooms are 80 meters from the sea
  • Php 2,160 per night
  • Can accommodate 2 people 
  • 2 single beds 
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Hot shower 
  • Towels 
  • Desk 
  • Safety Deposit Box 
  • Coffee/ Tea Making Facility
  • Refrigerator 
  • Wi-Fi 

Sea View Deluxe Room 

Outside the Sea View Deluxe Rooms // Photo source: quovadisresort.com
Sea View Deluxe Rooms // Photo source: quovadisresort.com
  • Rooms are located 20 meters from the sea 
  • Php 3,590 per night 
  • Can accommodate 2 people 
  • With 2 single beds 
  • Has both air-conditioner and ceiling fan 
  • Hot shower 
  • Towels 
  • Desk 
  • Safety Deposit Box  
  • Coffee/ Tea Making Facility
  • Refrigerator 
  • Wi-Fi

Superior Room

Spacious Superior Room with Living Area // Photo source: quovadisresort.com
Superior Balcony // Photo source: quovadisresort.com
  • Rooms are larger and more comfortable 
  • Located 50 meters from the sea 
  • Has its own private outdoor veranda
  • Php 4,250 per night 
  • Can accommodate 2 people 
  • King size bed 
  • Air-conditioned
  • Led TV
  • Hot shower 
  • Towels
  • Couch 
  • Desk 
  • Safety Deposit Box 
  • Veranda 
  • Coffee/ Tea Making Facility
  • Refrigerator 
  • Wi-Fi

Bungalow Garden View  

Outside the Bungalow Garden View // Photo source: quovadisresort.com
Bungalow Garden View // Photo source: quovadisresort.com
  • Rooms are located 60 meters from the sea 
  • Php 3,435 per night 
  • Can accommodate 3 people 
  • With 1 Queen size bed and 1 Single bed 
  • Has an outdoor sitting area 
  • Air-conditioned
  • Hot shower 
  • Towels 
  • Desk 
  • Safety Deposit Box  
  • Coffee/ Tea Making Facility
  • Refrigerator 
  • Wi-Fi

Bungalow 2 

Outside Bungalow 2 // Photo source: quovadisresort.com
Bungalow 2 // Photo source: quovadisresort.com
  • Rooms are located 50 meters from the sea 
  • Php 3,700 per night 
  • Can accommodate 3 people 
  • With 1 Queen size bed and 1 Single bed 
  • More private 
  • Air-conditioned
  • TV
  • Hot shower 
  • Towels 
  • Desk 
  • Safety Deposit Box  
  • Coffee/ Tea Making Facility
  • Refrigerator 
  • Wi-Fi

Bungalow Pool View 

  • Conveniently located at the center of the resort
  • Can accommodate 3 people 
  • Php 3,700 per night 
  • With 1 Queen size bed and 1 Single bed 
  • With a balcony facing the pool  
  • Air-conditioned
  • TV
  • Hot shower 
  • Towels 
  • Desk 
  • Safety Deposit Box  
  • Coffee/ Tea Making Facility
  • Refrigerator 
  • Wi-Fi

Bungalow Sea View 

Outside the Bungalow Sew View // Photo source: quovadisresort.com
Bedroom Sea View Bungalow // Photo source: quovadisresort.com
  • Situated close to the sea 
  • Can accommodate 3 people 
  • Php 4,560 per night 
  • With 1 Queen size bed and 1 Single bed 
  • With a balcony and a nice sea view  
  • Air-conditioned
  • TV & DVD
  • Hot shower 
  • Towels 
  • Desk 
  • Safety Deposit Box  
  • Coffee/ Tea Making Facility
  • Refrigerator 
  • Wi-Fi

Sea View Suite 

Sea View Suite Bedroom // Photo source: quovadisresort.com
Living Area at the Sea View Suite // Photo source: quovadisresort.com
  • Located 20 meters to the sea 
  • Can accommodate 3 people 
  • Php 5,600 per night 
  • With 1 Queen size bed and 1 Single bed 
  • Spacious and has two rooms
  • Veranda with a sea view 
  • Air-conditioned
  • TV
  • Hot shower 
  • Towels 
  • Desk 
  • Couch
  • Safety Deposit Box  
  • Coffee/ Tea Making Facility
  • Refrigerator 
  • Wi-Fi

Premier Suite 

Gorgeous view at the Premier Suite Balcony // Photo source: quovadisresort.com
Premier Suite Bedroom // Photo source: quovadisresort.com
  • Finest room at Quo Vadis 
  • Built on top of a 10-meter high cliff facing the sea 
  • Can accommodate 2 people 
  • Php 6,980 per night 
  • Has a King-sized bed 
  • Has a living area with TV
  • Air-conditioned
  • Hot shower 
  • Towels 
  • Desk 
  • Couch
  • Safety Deposit Box  
  • Coffee/ Tea Making Facility
  • Refrigerator 
  • Wi-Fi

As for the Diving Rates, these are as follows: 

Boat Dive (Rental equipment included)

  • 1 to 6 dives – Php 1,740
  • 7 to 15 dives – Php 1,640
  • 15 + dives – Php 1,625 

House Reef (Rental equipment included)

  • 1 to 6 dives – Php 1,530
  • 7 to 15 dives – Php 1,430
  • 15 + dives – Php 1,405

Night Dive (Rental equipment included)

  • 1 to 6 dives – Php 1,890
  • 7 to 15 dives – Php 1,890
  • 15 + dives – Php 1,890

Boat Dive (Own Equipment)

  • 1 to 6 dives – Php 1,365
  • 7 to 15 dives – Php 1,295
  • 15 + dives – Php 1,270 

House Reef (Own Equipment)

  • 1 to 6 dives – Php 1,250
  • 7 to 15 dives – Php 1,180
  • 15 + dives – Php 1,155

Night Dive (Own Equipment)

  • 1 to 6 dives – Php 1,475
  • 7 to 15 dives – Php 1,475
  • 15 + dives – Php 1,475

Note: There is a mandatory Php 100 Government Marine Park fee that’s not included in the prices stated above. 

READ: Moalboal Adventure Guide 

Amenities 

Enjoy your lovely meal and sip your coffee along with this beautiful view // Photo source: Quo Vadis Dive Resort, Moalboal’s Facebook Page
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Room Service
  • Airport Shuttle
  • Free Parking
  • Air-condition
  • Kid-friendly
  • Accessibility
  • Laundry Service
  • Beach Access
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • Dive Shop
  • Diving Lessons

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How to get there 

Quo Vadis Dive Resort is located in  Panagsama Beach Moalboal, Cebu 6032 Philippines

CAR: The easiest and most convenient way to get to the resort is through a private or rental car. The trip will take approximately 3 hours from the city. Just search Quo Vadis Resort on Google Maps or Waze and follow the directions to get there.

BUS: Go to Cebu South Bus Terminal. Then, get on a bus bound to Moalboal via Barili/ Badian. Make sure that the bus will pass through the town of Moalboal. The resort is located in Panagsama, just 5 minutes away from the town center. 

SHUTTLE: The resort offers shuttle services or different transfers like day trips to local destinations. You will need to book your transfer 24 hours before departure. Do contact them for the rates. 

Information 

For booking and inquiries, please visit their Facebook Page – Quo Vadis Dive Resort, Moalboal and visit their official website – https://quovadisresort.com/

You may also reach them through the following: 

Landline: 032 474 3068 or 

E-mail: reservation@quovadisresort.com

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