Dumaguete on Negros Oriental is located in the Central Visayas. It is a vibrant university town with a population of 120,000 and is known as the City of Gentle People. The night life with live music and night clubs is famous throughout the Philippines.
Mikes Dauin Dive Resort is about 15 kilometers south of Dumaguete where shady palm trees, sugar cane fields and volcanic mountains dominate the landscape.
Arriving by Air
Cebu Pacific and Philippine airlines service the route to Dumaguete from the capital of the Philippines. Both airlines fly daily in the morning and the early afternoon from the domestic terminal at Manila’s Ninoy Aquino International Airport to Dumaguete Airport.
Cebu Pacific offers a daily flight to Dumaguete. The scenic flight along the coastline takes less than 30 minutes.
From the Airport in Sibulan our pick-up service brings you in 30 minutes to the Dauin Beach Resort.
Arriving by Ferry
2Go ferries services the route Manila – Dumaguete. The ferry is an overnight-trip along the coastlines of many islands in the Philippine archipelago.
Oceanjet is the most popular fast craft servicing the Cebu – Dumaguete – Route via Tagbilaran on Bohol.
Getting to Mike’s Dauin Dive Resort from Dumaguete
Our driver will collect you at the Airport or Ferry Terminal and bring you in air-conditioned comfort direct to our resort. The Airport transfer is 600php, and takes around 30 minutes depending on traffic. Transfers from other arrival points can be arranged as well.
If you prefer to use public transportation, you have several options. Coming from Dumaguete, you can take a Ceres Bus to Dauin. Go to the Main Bus Terminal in Dumaguete and look for a Bus going to Bayawan, Sipalay or Hinobaan. If in doubt, just ask at the Terminal and they will happily advise you.
Ask the driver to drop you at the Petron gas station in Dauin. From here you can see our signboard on the highway and can easily follow the way down to the beach or ask a local tricycle to bring you to us.
Coming from the south of Negros Oriental, the Ceres Bus has Dumaguete as destination.
For the best advice on how to get here please contact us directly!