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Discovery Samal

Your 5-Star Luxury Resort in Davao, Philippines

Discovery Samal is the first and only Discovery Resort brand in Mindanao with the biggest resort convention facilities in Davao. Backed by Discovery's award-winning, iconic, and memorable service and branded experiences, Discovery Samal offers the most magnificent views of the Davao Gulf, located in a sprawling enclave of carefully curated meeting spaces, dining destinations, and relaxing landscapes in the country’s premiere Resort City.

With 153 lavish villas and plush accommodations, four intimate meeting rooms, and one opulent convention center that can accommodate up to 1,200 guests, Discovery Samal promises profound experiences for business and leisure, combining idyllic settings, refined comfort, convenience and connectivity, and the genuine culture of care the Discovery brand is known for.

One-Bedroom Villa

Step into the villa of your dreams at Discovery Samal’s luxurious One-Bedroom Villa.

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Two-Bedroom Villa

In our Two-Bedroom Villa, comfort, relaxation and luxury come together.

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Three-Bedroom Villa

If there is one villa that features all the luxury in life, it’s the Three-Bedroom Villa. 

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Executive Suite

Discovery Samal’s Executive Suites bring marvelous experiences for all the things you yearn for.

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Junior Suite

Our Junior Suite offers traveler essentials and more. 

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One-Bedroom Suite

Stays at our One-Bedroom Suites bring unforgettable experiences where nature meets luxury. 

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Inspire the stay with a collection of facilities perfect for vacationers and recreation seekers. Dip in the famed shoreline with watersports to enjoy and three awe-inspiring pools that present breathtaking vistas of the tropics. Access a tranquil spa and wellness center along with a fitness center and a kid's club.

Beachfront at Discovery Samal

Beach Area

Discover the ultimate tropical paradise at Discovery Samal, where you can indulge your traveler's soul and fall in love with the natural beauty of Samal Island. 

Lounges by the Infinity pool with a city view, Discovery Samal

Swimming Pool

Plunge in the breathtaking three outdoor infinity pools located at each level of the massive Discovery Samal.

Hot stones on a lady in Samal Escape at Discovery Samal

Samal Escape

Close your eyes and let your mind slip away as we help you balance the senses. Take on a soothing and rejuvenating escape in the resort’s state-of-the-art spa facility. 

Breakfast dishes served in The Shoreline at Discovery Samal


Discovery Samal takes the world's flavors in its food and dining outlets featuring both international flair and local mastery: all-day dining, a seafood specialty restaurant with fresh catch daily, and a bar and lounge perfect for gazing through the tranquil waters with a cocktail or two.

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Our location

The resort is conveniently located on Samal Island, just 30 minutes away from the Francisco Bangoy International Airport in Davao City.

Book your stay at Discovery Samal and embark on a journey of adventure that will take you to the ultimate tropical paradise that Samal Island has to offer.