Sun, surf and sand – these are just some of the things that keep people coming back to La Union. So much so, that some people who feel like they need to take a break from work or city life, don’t mind taking the trip solo.
But, some things are better enjoyed with company. If you’re looking to make new connections or to vibe with fellow travelers, then these are the best hotels in La Union for meeting new friends:
Everyday is a party at Flotsam and Jetsam! Dubbed the go-to for millennials, travelers and basically everyone who wants to head out to La Union choose to stay here.
Known as an artsy hostel with a fun-loving and easy-going manner, Flotsam and Jetsam Artist Beach Hostel lets visitors book a bed in one of their dormitories that’s been handcrafted by the locals using bamboo.
Flotsam has become a mecca for art, food and music lovers. From chill nights with relaxing music to full-blown parties with nothing but good vibes – Flotsam is definitely the place to be if you want to make new friends.
Image Credit: Monaliza Surf Resort FB Page
Want to stay at La Union and be where all the action is? Monaliza Beach Resort is calling out your name, answer it and you’d be the lucky one bragging to your friends that you got to stay at this pioneer resort in San Juan, La Union.
It started in the year 1980 by the Luebben family and now, several decades later, it’s still opening its arms to aspiring surfers and even professional ones alike.
Photo via Instagram: @darkwillow
Since Costa Villa Beach Resort is located in La Union’s prime spot, San Juan, you can be sure that you’ll have access to all the tourist-friendly activities that the city has to offer.
Of course, you can’t mention “surfing” without mentioning “La Union” in the same sentence, so if your main concern is proximity to the beach and privacy, you can’t go wrong with this resort!
Also, your booking includes a fully air-conditioned room, a private toilet and hot and cold shower. Also, cable TV channels for days when you’d rather stay in and enjoy a nice movie.
Image Credit: Villas Buenavista Website
Known as a serene and quaint Mediterranean-style hotel, some rooms in Villas Buenavista feature a terrace or balcony – perfect for catching the sunrise while working on your poetry or catching up on your novel of the month.
If not at the pool, then maybe you can invite them to a game of beach volleyball. After that, you can cap off the day with a round of beer at Villas Buenavista’s in-house restaurant.
Image Credit: S.R. Paradise Resort Facebook Page
As the resort located between the boundary of Bauang and San Fernando La Union, S.R. Paradise Resort hotel’s amenities include free parking, air conditioned rooms, satellite TV and WiFi in every room.
If surfing isn’t your cup of tea, and you’re more into boat rides and fishing experience while meeting interesting people to swap life stories with, this accommodation is suited for you.
Simply strike up a conversation with the people lounging around the pool. Ask about the book they’re reading or let them borrow your inflatable beach ball.
Circle Hostel caters to solo backpackers and group tourists who just want to chill at the beach and enjoy a relaxing stay in La Union.
They have 2 bunk rooms – one co-ed and one all-female dorm, hammocks and relaxing common area where you can just sit back and chillax.
Looking forward to surfing the waves and making new friends? Book your La Union hotels now!
Experience what life was like during the Spanish colonial period.
Need a quick getaway? These Manila hotels have everything you need from great pools to comfortable beds.
Check out these rooms priced at below P1,000 at the “Land of the Howling Winds”.