menu Atmosphere resorts, dauin philippines

Due to popular demand, Atmosphere has just released updated food menus for both daytime and nighttime dining. Not letting go of any of our favorite dishes, we have added quite a few more Filipino favorites prepared with an Atmosphere touch, and we have also extended the seafood choices to include more local fish, lobster and crab. There’s even juicy crispy pork pata and tanigue kare kare on the menu – very yummy!    

Read More

Turtles in Apo island near Atmosphere Resort in the Philippines

Sea turtles are undoubtedly one of the most popular animals in the ocean, especially considering they love warm water and can be found worldwide in tropical and subtropical waters. Whether snorkeling or diving, turtles are always a highlight of any trip. Sea turtles are built for the ocean. They have existed there for over 100 million years, so their bodies are perfectly streamlined for swimming. Unlike land turtles, sea turtles cannot retract their head into their shell. Being a reptile, turtles are air breathers, meaning they need to surface for air when they have to breathe and cannot breathe underwater, …

Read More

Asia Spa Awards 2016 - Atmosphere noiminated for Family Friendly Resort of the year

This is the third year that Asia Spa nominates our Sanctuary Spa to an award at the prestigious Asia Spa Awards. We have been nominated in the category “Family-Friendly Hotel/Resort of the Year” and we do of course hope to win the award at the glamorous award ceremony in Hong Kong in December. Created in 2005 to recognise the leaders in Asia’s dynamic industry, the prestigious accolade sets the benchmark for quality and innovation for spas in the region. Innovation and quality are integral to the Asia Spa Awards, whose intent is to give credit to the spas and properties …

Read More

Deep sea fish

A common theme for deep sea fish and other animals is that they look really ugly or scary. This is due to the extreme environments in the deep sea, the reason these fish have to make just as extreme adjustments. Due to the scarcity of food and sunlight as well as the pressure of having thousands of meters of water above their heads, deep sea fish bodies have altered significantly from their shallow water relatives. There are plenty of deep sea fish to choose from but I have chosen eight of my favorites to share. These are rarely encountered by …

Read More

Atmosphere's new coral stone pool deck

Time flies and after nearly five years of being open, we realized that Atmosphere’s slightly weathered and dated wooden pool decking area needed a makeover. It has duly stood the test of time through five rainy seasons and an uncountable number of beautiful sunny days, but it was time not just for a revamp but for a whole new look. (Here’s the old wooden pool deck above) Atmosphere’s concept has always been the traditional yet modern approach to design and architecture; so in keeping with this, we decided on something completely new; a locally sourced coral stone which would provide …

Read More