Nowadays, we find more and more people booking trips around the country – looking for new places to explore and new adventures to experience. While there are several ways one can save on airfare, one’s accommodation still plays a big part in how much one spends their travel budget.
While we’ve got people with deep pockets willing to splurge on luxury stays with every amenity and facility you could imagine, there’s still a huge chunk of the traveling population who’d rather pay a modest price for basic stays that are clean and safe enough for them to book.
Whether you fall into either category or even in the middle, Traveloka has done the legwork for you when it comes to the best hotels in the Philippines. If you’ve been looking for a place to stay, then fret no more – the search is over!
Based on the popularity of destination, price points, and customer reviews – we’re happy to present you with the best budget, midrange, and luxury hotels that the country has to offer:
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Best Bacolod Hotels
Budget: The Suites at Calle Nueva
The Suites at Calle Nueva is a quaint hostel within the city. Its facade is elegant and looks likes something out of a magazine. Their rooms are spacious, newly-updated, and luxuriously classic in theme. Apart from their well-kept accomodations, they have an in-house restaurant, airport transfer, and is near the commercial area.
“The place is really nice, clean and cozy! Super worth your money. The food that comes with the free breakfast is good too. Nice location.”
~ Jana I. L., May 2018
Midrange: Avenue Suites Hotel and Spa
Just a thirty-minute drive from the airport, Avenue Suites Hotel and Spa is strategically situated along Lacson St. and is nearby various eateries and a food park that serve local food that’s sure to make your travel experience worthwhile. Should you decide to pay a visit to ANP Negros Showroom, Provincial Capitol Lagoon and Bacolod Metro Poker Club, it will only take you a few minutes as they’re easily accessible from the hotel. This cozy accommodation is also preferred by travelers because many souvenir shops and pasalubong stations are right beside it.
“Such a cozy hotel and superb location. Will definitely stay again. It’s just that the servings of food took quite a while. P.S. I love your pool :)”
~ Regina D., March 2018
Best Baguio Hotels
Budget: Bed and Bath at Station 120
Bed and Bath at Station 120 is a small hotel that is placed in a very strategic area. You can easily visit all the tourist spots in Baguio from this jump off point. While their strategic location is their best selling point, their amenities are bountiful considering it is a budget hotel. They have clean and spacious rooms, free wifi in the public areas, smoking and non-smoking room options, and even an in-house coffee shop and restaurant.
“The room was small but it was clean and nice. Shared bathrooms were awesome! Overall, the stay was nice.”
~ Roman B., January 2018
Midrange: V Hotel and Apartel
Offering its guests a myriad of choices due to its 44 available rooms, V Hotel and Apartel is positioned in the heart of Baguio City. As such, this is the suitable hotel in Baguio perfect for any traveler, for business or for pleasure. After sightseeing from its convenient location, guests in this hotel can also enjoy the recreational activities that V Hotel and Apartel has to offer: in-house massage, 24-hour room service and of course, free Wi-Fi in all rooms.
“The hotel is accessible and the employees are very accommodating! I love that everything in the room looks new and the room smells fresh too! I greatly recommend this place to everyone! We loved Quoted Cafe downstairs too!”
~ Maria T. D., May 2018
Luxury: Grand Sierra Pines Hotel
At the Grand Sierra Pines Hotel, guests can expect beautifully-designed rooms that have their own balcony. This allows them to enjoy the cool weather that Baguio is known for while overlooking lush greenery. Just a few minutes away from Mines View Park, Wright Park, and The Mansion House, Grand Sierra is the perfect place to stay if you want to be in the middle of it all.
“We stayed at Grand Sierra from December 31, 2017 to January 2, 2018. Service is great. They were very attentive to our every request. The ambiance is great. Very modern. All in all, thumbs up for Grand Sierra pines hotel.”
~ Mary A. O., January 2018
Best Batangas Hotels
Budget: The Zillion Builders Pavillion
The Zillion Builders Pavilion is located very near the SM Grand Transport Terminal which makes it very easy to find. It is a green sanctuary designed in elegant, Asian inspired motifs. It boasts high ceilings and villa-like transient rooms. Despite looking very luxurious, the prices are very affordable in comparison to more expensive hotels. The place has a shuttle service for those who need one, and a business center with free wifi for those who need to work.
“We will definitely come back! Why? The rooms are clean, cheap, but everything is great, the cleanliness, the WIFI is really fast! The staff are friendly. Oops, the location is superb! I love this place!”
~ Reseliza C., April 2018
Midrange: Sea’s Spring Resort
Craving for some privacy, but you still want your property to be centrally located? Sea’s Spring Resort fits the bill. Batangas City’s top attractions like Verde Island Passage, Mt Panay, Sombrero Island are easily accessible from this charming property. Alternatively, guests can choose to rent watersports equipment to be used for snorkeling.
“The place was not that populated which makes it a perfect place to relax and spend time with your family. The room is spacious and the sea view was spectacular. Food was okay but a bit pricey and very limited and the staff were very accommodating.”
~ Caisylene A., May 2018
Luxury: Acuaverde Beach Resort
Just a few hours away from the hustle and bustle of Manila is an intimate resort that promises guests a stress-free getaway. With only 26 rooms, Acuaverde Beach Resort offers guests privacy while having access to white sand beaches, pristine blue waters, and breathtaking sunsets and sunrises. The tropical getaway is pet-friendly as well, so if you’re a paw-rent, then you’d be more than thrilled to know that you won’t need to leave your fur baby at home.
“All great! Staff are accommodating and very friendly. Our dog had a great time!”
~ Marisol B., March 2018
Best Boracay Hotels
Budget: La Bella Casa de Boracay
Just a 2-minute walk from the powdery white sands of Boracay is La Bella Casa De Boracay. It is the perfect place for budget travelers that want to be near the beach and experience local hospitality. The hotel has what many hotels have such as the standard 24-hour front desk, Free Wifi, and the like. However, their unique feature is a barbeque area that you can use to grill your favorite seafood or meat.
“Staff were very hospitable plus were very polite to their guests. Facilities are reasonable for the price. Overall, the place is recommended for budget travelers who aim to enjoy the beauty of Boracay.”
~ Isiah J. M. A., May 2018
Midrange: Lime Hotel Boracay
If you’re looking for an accommodation in Station 2, Lime Hotel Boracay is where you need to go. It’s nearby the hottest food spots and most sought-after bars famous in Boracay. And if this isn’t enough for you, the White Beach is reachable by foot within only ten minutes. Should you choose to stay in the vicinity, an outdoor pool is also available. As it’s a popular hotel choice for travelers going to Boracay, make a reservation early – it only has 46 rooms available!
“Picture perfect hotel! Very cozy! All staff are very friendly and approachable. Always greet you any time of the day.”
~ Abigael B., March 2018
Luxury: Henann Lagoon Resort
Despite being located in busy Station 2, Henann Lagoon Resort offers guests a private escape with clear waters and fine sand. Apart from the stunning view each guest room has, guests can also enjoy top-notch services and amenities. Even then, those aren’t the best feature of the hotel – their 1,200 square-meter swimming pool is! This is perfect for guests who find the beach too crowded as they can opt to either to swim, float around or to simply lounge poolside on one of the sun loungers.
“Everything about this place makes me wanna stay and never leave. Attendants were all accommodating and kind.”
~ Precious G. G., April 2018
Best Cagayan de Oro Hotels
Budget: Win Min Transient Inn
This budget-friendly hostel is clean and meets the basic standard of amenities. The place is simply designed but a decent place to stay when visiting Cagayan De Oro. Win Min Transient Inn is situated in the city which makes it easy to visit tourist spots nearby. It also is situated very near the bus terminal, thus making it easy to find.
“Value for Money. Cheap rates but very clean and comfy. With occasional noise coming from buses at the nearby terminal, but it is still manageable.”
~ Michelle A., January 2018
Midrange: Mallberry Suites Business Hotel
As a business hotel, Mallberry Suites Business Hotel provides its guests the ultimate convenience and accessibility – it’s only 3 kilometers away from the city center, so guests can spend the day working in the morning and then sightseeing in the afternoon. For those looking for a bit of pampering, an in-house full-service spa is also available at the property. Additionally, the hotel is also home to a bar where guests can unwind with their favorite drink during the night.
“It was great! The food was great, the service was great. Overall I think I’ll rate this one as 9/10.”
~ Jamael D., February 2018
Luxury: Limketkai Luxe Hotel
Dubbed the tallest hotel in the city, Limketkai Hotel not only exudes warm Filipino hospitality – but it also provides guests with facilities and amenities that are at par with international standards. Guests may choose to stay back in their comfortable rooms that entail cable tv, air conditioning, a mini bar and more. Or they can grab a dish or two at the hotel’s KaVe Restaurant and Bar that offers an exquisite dining experience at budget-friendly prices. Did we also mention that they have the city’s biggest rooftop infinity pool, as well?
“Nice hotel. I think the best in CDO. Great breakfast and big room. Unfortunately, our booking seems unrecognized and we have to wait a bit longer. Overall is ok.”
~ Eko J. I., April 2018
Best Cebu City Hotels
Budget: Uncle Tom’s Cabin Hotel
Uncle Tom’s Cabin Hotel is right in the middle of the city. This makes it easy to get around and to visit mall establishments. The rooms are quaint, clean, and full of necessary amenities. They offer breakfast, lunch, and dinner in their in-house restaurant. They also have a coffee shop as well. If you aren’t busy going around the city, the hotel has an in-house massage service to help you de-stress.
“Very strong WiFi signal. Very accommodating staff. This is a new hotel so not all taxi drivers are aware of the location so be prepared to guide them.”
~ Roque J. V. B., June 2018
Midrange: Montebello Villa Hotel
Priding itself as the only garden hotel located in Cebu, Montebello Villa Hotel has two swimming pools, a poolside bar, an in-house restaurant and a variety of 148 rooms that are available to their guests. After all, it’s a four-hectare hacienda that’s been developed for honeymooners and families specifically. For business travelers, the hotel also offers function rooms and even badminton courts & medical & cosmetic skin center for health and fitness enthusiasts.
“Very satisfied, beautiful place. Planning to go back to Montebello hotel.”
~ Regie M., February 2018
Luxury: Radisson Blu Cebu
In the heart of Cebu City, this five-star hotel not only boasts of relaxing stays but also has an outdoor pool, a holistic spa, and a fitness center. Radisson Blu Cebu also offers Asian and Mediterranean cuisine at their in-hotel restaurant, Feria. While their other restaurant, Urban Table, offers international favorites in an al fresco set-up. If you feel like exploring nearby tourist spots, the likes of Magellan’s Cross and Colon street are a quick drive away.
“Radisson hotel was a very nice, cozy and family friendly hotel. My kids enjoyed staying here for an overnight. Food is great also. It’s one of the best hotels in Cebu.”
~ Heidi M., October 2017
Best Coron Hotels
Budget: Coron Sanho Pension House
This beachfront pension house has everything a beach bum needs and more. The place serves breakfast, brunch, and buffet lunch and dinner. One of the best parts of this place is that they have a safari tour that you can avail if you as the front desk to help arrange it. There is also diving, a motorboat ride, a spa, and a private beach area.
“We had a great breakfast! Room service is clean and neat. Toiletries are okay, except that it doesn’t include toothpaste. Location is good, near the town proper and the port. The room is also quiet at night, we slept well actually.”
~ Maria J. R. S., Marc 2018
Midrange: Coron Bancuang Mansion
So you’re going to Coron, Palawan, but you can’t find a suitable accommodation that’s near the airport, offers deluxe and modernized rooms and a scenic view of the town and the island? Coron Bancuang Mansion is there to suit all your needs: it’s a 17-minute drive from the airport. Plus, it’s the home to 10 carefully-crafted rooms (and a penthouse!) that promise to give you the peace and relaxation you deserve.
“The staff were very helpful and very accommodating. They even gave in to my request to prepare the room with decorations for my boyfriend’s birthday surprise. As for the rooms, they’re all very nice and clean. The hotel has an outdoor pool, which is cleaned every day. Overall it was a great stay. Would definitely recommend.”
~ Denise L. S., June 2018
Luxury: The Funny Lion
Just 30 minutes away from Busuanga Airport, the Funny Lion is a boutique resort nestled in the tropical paradise that is Coron, Palawan. With clean and crisp interiors with plush beddings, guests can look out from their rooms and enjoy views overlooking the hotel’s pool and the lush greenery of neighboring mangroves. The entire property exudes a rustic charm, especially Hunt Restaurant which serves Asian fusion dishes and fresh seafood.
“Place is awesome! Personalized service. And they got me a cake since ’twas my birthday.”
~ Cheryl C., March 2018
Best Davao Hotels
Budget: Tinhat Boutique Hotel & Restaurant
Tinhat Boutique Hotel & Restaurant has affordable yet luxurious accommodations and facilities. The minimum age for guests is 18 years old. This is situated in a commercial area so there are many convenience stores, malls, and the like nearby. They also have a business center that is perfect for business meetings and corporate affairs.
“It was worth our money! We’ve had a comfortable stay at this hotel. Hotel crews were nice and kind. I loved the place! When I go back to Davao, I definitely stay again in here.”
~ Evalain J. T., June 2018
Midrange: Hotel Tropika
Who says an affordable accommodation means you’ll feel like you’re missing out? With Hotel Tropika’s cozy ambiance, ever-available staff and hospitable service, you’re sure to feel at home in this boutique hotel. It’s also the ideal location if you find yourself in the mood for some sun-loving – the hotel’s less than a kilometer away from boat jetties so Samal Island is right within your reach.
“Very affordable and very clean rooms. The staff are very approachable and they are responsive to our requests. They even provided us with a baby crib for free for my baby. They will make sure the guests are comfortable. The buffet breakfast was good.”
~ Elaine R. A., May 2018
Luxury: Park Inn By Radisson Davao
Located in the heart of Davao City, this is the perfect jump-off point for the urban explorer. Whether you’re traveling for business or leisure, Park Inn has everything that you need. This four-star property boasts 204 rooms and suites, in-house restaurants that serve local and international dishes alike. It’s even connected to SM Lanang Premier Mall and SMX Convention Center. It also has a gym, business centers, meeting rooms and complimentary guest parking.
“It was great! I really loved its location because it was near the airport, and right across SM Lanang Premiere! Also loved the shampoo and body wash partner that was Dove.”
~ Victoria Y., March 2018
Best Dumaguete Hotels
Budget: The Flying Fish Boutique Hostel
The Flying Fish Boutique hotel is near the coastal area of Dumaguete. It boasts an urban botanique aesthetic and an open floor plan that makes the place feel airy and relaxing. The best part of this place is that they have multilingual staff for foreigners and money changers for those who want to convert their money into local currency. Visitors won’t get bored as they have a darts area, diving activities, and tourist spots nearby.
“Being just a great place to stay is an understatement. This place is within perfection for backpackers staying at Dumaguete. It’s almost impossible for you not to make good friends after your stay here. From the staffs to your dormers, you can always have a good conversation all day.”
~ Vince R. Q. A., June 2018
Midrange: Antulang Beach Resort
Heading out to Dumaguete soon? Antulang Beach Resort, located just 40 kilometers south of Dumaguete City, may just be what you’re looking for. After all, it’s the only resort in Negros Island with private pool villas plus suites & cottages containing state-of-the-art jacuzzis. Diving is a popular activity among hotel-goers due to the 17 documented dive sites in the area, along with other activities such as kayaking, horseback riding and even rappelling.
“Booking this place was the best decision we made this holiday season. The room was cozy, the place has that laid back but classy feels, the service was impeccable and one of the best we’ve received and most of all, the food was the best that we have ever tasted!”
~ Patricia R., December 2017
Best El Nido Hotels
Budget: Spin Designer Hostel
El Nido is a picturesque tourist spot worth visiting and Spin Designer Hostel gives you an affordable option to stay at. The minimalist, urban-botanic design is easy on the eyes and is totally Instagram worthy. There is a garden to relax in, a karaoke to sing your heart out, a game room for fun, and a library for quiet reading. The best part about this hostel is that there is braille signage everywhere so the handicapped will find it easy to navigate around.
“The best hostel in El Nido. Clean and modern hostel. Good food for breakfast. I love this place.”
~ Vini W. P., June 2018
Midrange: Balay Paragua
At Balay Paragua, high quality at an affordable price to cater to the needs of a budget traveler is their concept. This homey guesthouse is a mere 10-minute drive from the airport so you can get well-rested before you explore the sights and tourist attractions that the city of El Nido has to offer. After all, it’s just 30 meters away from El Nido Municipal Hall and St. Francis of Assisi Church. And if you’re in the mood for some Vitamin Sea, Bacuit Beach can be reached within 3 minutes by foot.
“Accommodation is great, highly recommended stay at El Nido, near the seashore and bars. Nice staff, free coffee, and good WiFi signal.”
~ Christopher L., November 2017
Luxury: Casa Kalaw
Just a quick drive away from El Nido Airport or a walk away from Calaan Beach is Casa Kalaw. This 42-room boutique hotel not only promises a delightfully comfortable stay but that its staff will go above and beyond to do their best to accommodate your every whim. If you’ve had enough of the beach, you can spend some time in their Game Lounge where you can play darts, billiards, and table tennis. Or you can opt to grab some grub at the Kalaw Cafe which serves proudly Filipino dishes.
“Everything was perfect! Can’t wait to go back.”
~ Theresa E., January 2018
Best Iloilo Hotels
Budget: Casa Tentay
Casa Tentay is a beautiful villa hostel that will transport you back into the past as it is a preserved structure from the Spanish colonial period. The rooms are affordable and are perfect for frequent travelers and backpackers. The house may look small but they do have a laundry service, car rental, airport transfer, and even wedding services as well. This is a great place to stay if you want a taste of history and are on a tight budget.
“The staff were very warm and very accommodating. The place is so relaxing. Superb!”
~ Robbie K. A., March 2018
Midrange: Sheridan Boutique Resort
Sheridan Boutique Resort is a rustic yet cosmopolitan getaway that allows guests to sit back and to relax. With seven casitas, two deluxe rooms and a presidential room – guests don’t have to worry about crowds of people filling up the pool or having to bump into them anywhere else in the resort. The resort’s restaurant, Ayanna Garden Restaurant, serves Ilonggo cuisine in an al fresco setting that sets up a casual yet romantic feel.
“Good accommodation. Bali-inspired resort. Excellent service. Quite far from the city center.”
~ Jean P. G. L., April 2018
Luxury: Richmonde Hotel Iloilo
Iloilo Business Park, the town’s developing economic district, has another prestigious development in town – Richmonde Hotel Iloilo which offers 149 stylish, spacious and modernized rooms that are perfect for the savvy business traveler. This classy property located only 5 kilometers from the city center exudes the same aura of warmth and hospitality that the “City of Love” in the Philippines is well-known for.
“The hotel has a great ambiance, quiet, peaceful and not crowded at all. The pool was superb as well, and they immediately respond to our requests. Overall, the stay was great.”
~ Camille M., March 2018
Best La Union Hotels
Budget: Flotsam and Jetsam Artist Beach Hostel
This hostel is the belle of La Union as many millennials and hipsters flock here for its artsy vibe and great ambiance. The place is known for housing surfers and beach bums who want a relaxing beachfront accommodation. They have an in-house restaurant and coffee shop, but they are also near the commercial area as well. Those who want to chill after a busy day can hang out in the common area for some drinks or get a massage.
“The place is great and so are the staff. My friends and I had a really great time while we’re staying there. It is not just for the millennials but also for all people who are looking for their best escape from the hustle and bustle of city life.”
~ Vien F., May 2018
Midrange: Villas Buenavista Hotel and Restaurant
One of the reasons why guests prefer to stay at Villas Buenavista Hotel and Restaurant is because of the luxurious feeling they experience once they see the breathtaking beachfront view that comes with the knowledge that the hotel you’re staying at has its own private beach area. With Mediterranean-style rooms and views overlooking the sea, you’ll be transported to Greece at a fraction of the cost.
“Clean hotel, friendly staff and amazing sunset.”
~ Jake T., April 2018
Luxury: Thunderbird Resorts & Casinos – Poro Point
Dubbed the Santorini of the north, Thunderbird Resorts & Casinos’ signature blue and white buildings are perched atop cliffs overlooking the West Philippine Sea and San Fernando Bay. The 65-hectare Mediterranean-inspired resort is an entertainment complex that guests will never have to leave: with great rooms, a casino, a myriad of land and water activities – guests have everything they need and more!
“Nice beachfront view from the room. Nice swimming pools for children and adult. Clean and big room and cr.”
~ Vrenz O. A., June 2017
Best Mactan Hotels
Budget: 1521 Hostel Mactan
Cebu gets a lot of visitors and 152 Hostel Mactan is sure to cater to the tourists that come to the hotel. They have multilingual staff which makes it easy to communicate with different nationalities when they check in. The hotel features creative art within its urban minimalist design that makes it look young and hip. It also has a bar and restaurant that offers breakfast, lunch, and dinner. They also have parking for those who own or rent cars.
“Great, beautiful, clean and cheap hostel in Mactan.”
~ Veneedick T., January 2018
Midrange: Eloisa Royal Suites
This hotel provides the ultimate location for any traveler – just 10 minutes away from the airport! And if you’re in the mood for sightseeing and lazing at the beach for the whole afternoon, the city center is only ten kilometers away. Truly, Eloisa Royal Suites is the perfect spot for budget travelers: convenient, centrally located and comfortable. If you prefer to stay at the hotel, their facilities such as dart board, hot tub, fitness center and outdoor pool are sure to make you feel recharged and revitalized.lime
“Best staff and service. Best hotel to stay during holidays.”
~ Nguyen T. M. L., July 2018
Luxury: Bluewater Maribago Beach Resort
With white sands, blue water and “amuma”, it’s no wonder guests keep coming back to this gorgeous resort. What’s “amuma”? Translated, it is the Visayan word for “caring” or “nurturing”, which is exactly what guests will feel when check-in here. From delectable dishes, relaxing spa services and comfortable rooms – Bluewater Maribago may have a myriad of activities to keep guests busy, but it’s what they provide to keep guests relaxed that has people raving.
“It was great! I love everything about the hotel!”
~ Faye A. B., March 2018
Best Makati Hotels
Budget: Lub d Philippines Makati
The bustling city of Makati is full of places to see, things to do, and food to eat. Lub d Philippines Makati is right smack in one of the most popular places for eating and drinking, Poblacion. Don’t let the name fool you, the place is modern and quaint with a great location in the city. It comes with all the amenities budget hotels have and even has a coffee shop/restaurant in-house if you don’t feel like exploring the streets.
“A very different and cool hotel! Immaculate clean room. Young but amazingly service-minded team. Excellent security. Very good location.”
~ Erika S., April 2018
Midrange: City Garden Hotel Makati
Famous for offering luxury services – even when you’re on a limited budget – City Garden Hotel Makati is a stone’s throw away from Central Business District in Makati. Looking for money changers, convenience stores or supermarkets? They’re all located within walking distance. This elegant hotel is also a short distance away from Makati’s most famous shopping malls, yet, it’s strategically located to give you the peace and relaxation that you truly deserve. The service of the staff is noted to go the extra mile, so prepare to experience the luxury lifestyle waiting for you as you arrive in the hotel’s vicinity.
“Nice hotel, very clean. We love it.”
~ Aileen R., April 2018
Luxury: Makati Diamond Residences
Located in the heart of Makati’s central business district, Makati Diamond Residences is a luxury serviced apartment perfect for businessmen and urban explorers alike. Each guestroom has Filipino and European touches, and includes a kitchenette, a stove, microwave, washer, and dryer, LED televisions, wifi and more. The Residences is a stone’s throw away from several offices and premier shopping centers, so one doesn’t have to go far to get to work or to enjoy a night out.
“Everything was great! Very friendly staff and good service. See you next year! I love this place so much.”
~ Lea M., February 2018
Best Manila Hotels
Budget: Heroes Hotel
Heroes hotel has a unique theme full of superhero memorabilia like Iron Man and Captain America. This small hotel puts you right in the middle of the city but they are able to arrange tours for you if your request. Apart from having an airport transfer-shuttle service, being wheelchair accessible, having free wifi, and 24-hour room service, they also have a rooftop bar and a mini-spa with authentic Filipino massage.
“Wonderful stay. Staff are helpful in everything. Nice roof deck and must check out honesty cafe on 2nd floor. The jacuzzi at the rooftop bar is a hit. Clean rooms and hot water is phenomenal! Maybe needs to improve parking lot for guests who are driving.”
~ Rainier G., April 2018
Midrange: Tropicana Suites
Located in the lively district of Malate, Tropicana Suites offers comfort and convenience to all of its guests staying at their 100 spacious and modern rooms. It doesn’t matter if you need to go to the airport, to the mall, to the hottest dining spots or to the cultural landmarks that the Philippines has to offer. Because Tropicana Suites is centrally located, it offers you quick access to wherever you need to go.
“Nice place to stay, I highly recommend it to friends & family, keep up the good work!!! :)))”
~ Flores B., June 2018
Luxury: Rizal Park Hotel
As the former Manila Army Navy Club founded in 1898, Rizal Park Hotel is a piece of history that’s been well-maintained and improved over the years. Home to Filipino hospitality, opulent interiors and beautifully-appointed rooms, this 5-star boutique hotel is hidden away from the hustle and bustle of city life behind acacia trees and a wrought-iron gate.
“Relaxing. Ate at the buffet restaurant just in front. Walked and slept most of the time.”
~ Ma C. D. A., February 2018
Best Pampanga Hotels
Budget: 950 Condotel
The 950 Condotel is right smack in the middle of the busy city. Despite its exterior, the facilities inside are clean and modern. There is an early check-in and late check-out option, an in-house restaurant, and event arranged tours. It is also very near the commercial area so there are a lot of things to do and places to eat. The best part about this place is that it has a fitness center for visitors who have a gym routine.
“Clean, cool room.. with fridge, electric kettle and alarm clock. Great location, just across SM Clark. Very convenient, it has a 24/7 grocery, and a restobar.”
~ Merry K. F., March 2018
Midrange: Prime City Resort Hotel
Prime City Resort Hotel offers 86 rooms to their guests who want to explore the city of Angeles, Pampanga and shop from local boutiques. As the property is situated 5 kilometers from Diosdado Macapagal International Airport, guests can freshen up at the hotel before sightseeing. The hotel also houses recreational facilities (indoor pool and massage) and professional amenities such as a business center.
“This hotel is very nice, I like the place because of its location near Clark where we had an early event. Very accommodating staff, sumptuous food, and very good service.”
~ Ace P., July 2018
Luxury: Midori Clark Hotel and Casino
Just a quick drive away from Diosdado Macapagal International Airport, Midori is the hotel of choice for businessmen who need a place to stay while in town or while waiting for their next flight. From meetings rooms to free WiFi, guests are equipped with everything they need to get their job done.
“Simple, quiet but memorable. Nice amenities too.”
~ James G., April 2017
Best Panglao Island Hotels
Budget: Bohol Sea Breeze Cottages & Resort
The Bohol Sea Breeze Cottages is a resort that fully immerses you in the provincial life. It is located near Alona Beach and is quite near Nova Shell Museum, Momo Beach, and Bohol Bee Farm. The best part of this experience is the kitchenette which is open for guests to use so you can grill your favorite food. While it seems like a small paradise tucked away into the lush forests of Bohol, it is actually near a commercial area.
“Nice and quiet place. The room is very spacious for two people. It has air conditioning and the toilet is clean. The place is not far from the beach, about 5 minutes walk.”
~ Cirilo S., June 2018
Midrange: Harmony Hotel
Boasting a strategic location – just 150 meters away from the famous beach Alona Beach on Panglao Island – Harmony Hotel is located in a relaxing area unspoiled by the beauty of nature. Guests can choose from 18 spacious rooms that are meticulously designed to give comfort and care to its visitors. Aside from lounging by the beach, guests can also spend the afternoon in their 140-square meter swimming pool.
“This hotel was amazing. The ambiance is good, away from the crowd in Alona beach. All the staff are generous. The room is big and clean.”
~ Bryl D. L., June 2018
Luxury: South Palms Resort Panglao
South Palms Resort Panglao lies along the longest beach in Panglao – giving guests plenty of space to enjoy the white sand and pristine waters. With more than 90 rooms that have direct pool access, guests can enjoy the comforts of home tucked away in a tropical paradise. The hotel’s restaurant, Oceanica Seafood Restaurant, offers the best seafood the island has to offer – filling guest’s stomachs with delectable dishes.
“We had a great time in this resort. Nice ambiance, good food, excellent customer service. The beach is so beautiful. We will definitely go back to this resort.”
~ Gillian D. C., December 2017
Best Pasay Hotels
Budget: Starlight Bed and Breakfast
It is a small hostel situated within the city, but this newly built hostel has everything more expensive hotels already have. Their best feature, apart from their beautifully curated accommodations, is their in-house restaurant and rooftop lounge. Starlight Bed & Breakfast also has a shuttle service for those going to the airport, and a tour desk for those interested in sightseeing around Manila.
“Excellent and accommodating staff. Great breakfast, too. Room is clean although quite small but good enough to sleep over the night. Wifi is fast too, we stayed on the 5th floor. Overall, great value for money for backpackers and couples.”
~ Shanemie C. D., April 2018
Midrange: The Henry Hotel Manila
Have you ever had one of those days when you just want to sit back, delight yourself in everything that nature has to offer? The Henry Hotel in Manila was conceptualized mainly for this – delivering you a uniquely classy experience by offering you a choice of their award-winning rooms – all situated in a lush greenery since the late 1940s. As it’s located near Roxas Boulevard and Mall of Asia, the environment is accessible and fast-paced, whereas the hotel is gracious and relaxing to stay at when you’re in Manila.
“Memorable stay! Accommodating, friendly staff.”
~ Maria V. B. C., June 2018
Luxury: TRYP by Wyndham Mall of Asia Manila
Fitted with modern guest rooms with a flat-screen HDTV, mini refrigerator, sitting area, comfortable beds and all – TRYP is the go-to for the weary urban explorer. With several properties around the world, TRYP in Manila offers one of the best views of Manila Bay and that of the city skyline from its rooftop pool and bar. They also have meeting rooms, a fitness center and free WiFI for all of its guests.
“I got a city view, with double queen size bed. Clean as new, and safe! Not a walking distance to MOA, but they have a shuttle bus every hour. Will back for sure for a biz trip.”
~ Maureen A., May 2018
Best Pasig Hotels
Budget: The Studio 18 Residences
The Studio 18 Residences provides transient rooms and residential units to those who want to be within the bustling city of Ortigas without the hefty price tag. It is value for money and they offer a number of different rooms depending on how many people will be staying over. While the hostel has an in-room safe, luggage storage, 14-hour reception and security, and parking, the best part is its location. It is near many malls, a water spa, and food spots like The Yard Underground and the Kapitolyo restaurants.
“Everything’s great! Clean room, the staff is very helpful and polite. Will definitely book again.”
~ Ma E. A. P., February 2018
Midrange: Currency Serviced Suites
Well-suited for travelers looking for the best value hotel in Manila, Currency Serviced Suites is dedicated to providing personalized service and classy accommodations on a budget from the moment they’ve opened their doors to their guests since 2017. Their rooms are complete with flat-screen TV and a kitchenette, so it’s perfect for staying in and spoiling oneself with the comforts that this homey hotel can provide. For those with shopping in mind, SM Megamall and Shangri-La Plaza are both less than a kilometer away.
“It was a very relaxing stay for me at The Currency. The staff were very courteous and professional. The place is very clean. Lots of parking. I like the security features of their doors. Overall, it was a pleasant stay.”
~ Rafael G., May 2018
Luxury: Astoria Plaza
In the heart of the Ortigas Business District, Astoria Plaza stands tall at 35 floors with 131 rooms equipped with everything a guest would need to enjoy their stay. In-room amenities entail a kitchenette, modern shower and tub, and a cozy living room area with LED cable television. But if too tired to cook, guests can head on down to either Cafe Astoria that offers both a buffet and set menu. Or you can dine on Japanese dishes at Minami Saki.
“Our two-bedroom suite was very spacious. It was also very tidy. Staff were very accommodating and friendly. Check in and check out were swift.”
~ Raechel G. Y., May 2018
Best Puerto Galera Hotels
Budget: Montani Beach Resort
The Motani Beach Resort is right at the coast of the Sabang Beach. The place boasts modern and upgraded rooms. There is an in-house restaurant where you can eat breakfast, lunch, or dinner. The highlight is the swimming pool that is situated right beside the eating area and gives a great view of the seascape. Despite being a beachfront resort it is access friendly to those who are handicapped.
“It’s right in front of the beach and the ambiance is very relaxing.”
~ Jennifer B., May 2018
Midrange: Simon’s Heritage Resort
Since Simon’s Heritage Resort is located in White Beach, it’s one of the most preferred properties of travelers going to Puerto Galera. Explorers who want to visit nearby Sabang Beach and Muelle Bay consider this “home away from home” accommodation as their central base. With its free Wi-Fi, room service, shared kitchen and outdoor pool area, Simon’s Heritage Resort is a hidden gem waiting to be discovered.
“The White beach is just a few steps away from the resort and walking distance to restaurants. Perfect!”
~ Rianna D., May 2017
Best Puerto Princesa Hotels
Budget: Marianne Home Inn
The Marianne Home Inn is a beautiful hostel with clean and crisp interiors in the beachy Palawan area. It is near the commercial area and is close to the Puerto Princesa City Baywalk Park, Palawan Museum, and the Immaculate Conception Cathedral. The hostel also has a restaurant-coffee shop in-house and even a terrace where you can enjoy your time. The front desk can also help you plan a tour if you’re not familiar with the area.
“Helpful receptionist and friendly staff. Near the traditional market, cathedral and baywalk. Very recommended.”
~ Margaretha M., March 2018
Midrange: Hotel Centro Palawan
As a recently developed property located in the center of Puerto Princesa, Hotel Centro Palawan emphasizes the island’s wide ecological diversity and natural beauty by offering 111 guest rooms, 5 conference venues and 3 restaurants that represent the urban lifestyle of being in a city, together with the peaceful and tranquil feeling of staying nearby one of nature’s best wonders.
“Superb nice hotel. Foods are great. Rooms are nice. Beds are so comfortable.”
~ Nathaniel C., November 2017
Luxury: Sheridan Beach Resort and Spa
Dubbed the country’s first green resort, Sheridan Beach Resort and Spa offers guests rooms and suites with clean, crisp lines and Filipino touches. Nestled between mountain ranges and the West Philippines Seas, the resort is perfect for guests who want to explore both the nearby mangrove forests and Sabang Beach, which is one of the country’s most protected areas.
“Had a great time! The resort had a nice location in such a way that it’s easy to book and enjoy adventure-related activities. The staff were very nice. We love the pool bar. Will definitely go back!”
~ Micaela R., May 2018
Best Quezon City Hotels
Budget: Icon Hotel Timog
The Icon Hotel is noticeable from miles away thanks to their elegant and modern architectural and interior design. Despite being situated in the city, the building has a theatre room, a banquet hall, a business center, and even a conference room. While they may have many great facilities, this hotel chain is distinctly known for having an “icon” theme and motif.
“Really love to stay here, for sure I’m gonna be back with my kids.”
~ Rosalie R., June 2018
Midrange: Cocoon Boutique Hotel
This quaint accommodation in Quezon City is every environmentalist’s dream: it’s a smoke-free and eco-friendly property with deep-soak bathtubs and open bathroom set-up so you can watch the television while relaxing in the tub. Dubbing their service to their customers as “green luxury” – sustainability is the core of their business structure and the hotel promises to provide this is every service they can provide, not just in the hotel itself but also in their in-house aesthetic clinic, salon & spa and specialty restaurants.
“Excellent customer service!! It was definitely worth it as the rooms are spacious with a bathtub as a plus! Loved the complimentary pampering session. Breakfast was yummy!”
~ Daphny G., May 2018
Luxury: Luxent Hotel
With elegant interiors and top-notch facilities, it’s no wonder travelers keep coming back to Luxent Hotel. Each guest room has free WiFi, a fully-stocked mini bar and a bathroom stocked with toiletries. When hungry, guests can head down to either The Garden Cafe, the Lush Bar and Lounge or to Bread Indulgence – with so many options, there’s bound to be a dish for even the most discerning palette. Guests can also unwind in Reluxe Spa, while more athletic individuals can head over to the AquaTrim Fitness Center is for more athletic guests.
“We booked for 2 nights to celebrate my partner’s birthday and it was an awesome stay. The hotel is flawless, from the lobby up to the room. Kudos to their friendly and courteous staff who never fail to greet their guests.”
~ Ana P. O., June 2018
Best Subic Hotels
Budget: The Pub Hotel
The best thing about The Pub hotel is that it is located in the heart of Subic and is near the nightlife of the city. They only have 23 rooms but maintain features and service that rival more expensive hotels. They have early check-in and late check-out times, as well as smoking and non-smoking rooms. Those who want to tour the area can get help from the hotel.
“The place was nice. Front desk ladies are committed to serving. They are helpful.”
~ Alberto V., May 2018
Midrange: Best Western Plus Hotel Subic
Heading to Zambales and you feel like it’s about time you check into a 4-star hotel while you’re at it? If comfort and classy ambiance is your style, look no further than Best Western Plus Hotel Subic. It’s the home to 77 bedrooms, all refurbished to represent the modern style and chic interiors that the Best Western Hotel is famous for.
“Big comfortable rooms. Me and my kids enjoyed the rooftop pool a lot. Superb breakfast buffet and of course I thank the staff for their politeness and hospitality.”
~ Jethrythyll L., May 2018
Luxury: Kamana Sanctuary Resort and Spa
Nestled between Nabasan Bay and lush rainforest, Kamana Sanctuary Resort and Spa offers a calming and relaxing getaway for all of its guests. With simple yet classic interiors, guest rooms promise a comfortable respite after a busy day of exploring the resort’s surroundings. Guests can go kayaking, snorkeling, take a lap in the infinity pool and more – there’s something for everyone!
“The place is not crowded and you can feel the exclusivity. With the sight of the beach and the mountains from the balcony, one can enjoy the view and serenity of the place.”
~ Maria C. O., April 2018
Best Tagaytay Hotels
Budget: New Orleans Auberge Hotel
The New Orleans Auberge Hotel looks like it is straight out of the actual city in Louisiana. The inside of the hotel is neat and orderly with minimal theming in the common areas. The rooms are spacious and kept clean, and come with the standard Free Wifi and hot breakfast. The best part of this hotel is that there is parking and also access friendly facilities for the handicapped.
“Our overall stay at New Orleans Auberge Hotel was pleasant – the rooms were clean, staff were courteous, the location of the hotel was very ideal especially in strolling the city.”
~ Roxanne D., February 2018
Midrange: Joaquin’s Bed and Breakfast
In need of a private and intimate time with your significant other? If so, Joaquin’s Bed and Breakfast is the perfect accommodation for you and your partner. Offering you a priceless view of the Taal Volcano, 24-hour security plus in-house garden & restaurant and a choice of only 8 bedrooms, you’re sure to find a guaranteed location for your second honeymoon at this 3-star hotel.
“Staffs were very accommodating from check-in to check-out. They’re very keen on details and make sure that every request is granted. For the room, it was so clean and it really smelled good. It has a homey ambiance wherein you just wanted to lay down all day long and relax.”
~ Jacqueline G. B., March 2018
Luxury: Hotel Kimberly Tagaytay
This four-star hotel is the perfect getaway for families, couples or solo travelers who are tired of city-living. With crisp, cool air and lush greenery surrounding the two-hectare property, guests not only have great rooms, but they can also drop by the hotel’s mini farm where you can pet and feed the animals. There is also a herb and vegetable garden with produce ripe for the picking. Let’s not forget that they have an obstacle course, game room and weekend movie nights.
“Great activities for the kids, nice and cozy hotel. I’ll surely be back.”
~ Michelle C. C., December 2017
Best Tagbilaran Hotels
Budget: Staylite Park Bed And Breakfast
This particular bed and breakfast has everything a traveler needs. The amenities are complete and there is even breakfast in the mornings. They even have a laundry service for those who need it. Those who stay up late have a 24-hour receptionist at their disposal if they need anything. Guests can avail of the public wifi and the coffee shop should they need to work or pass the time.
“The budget room that we got is perfect for an overnight stay. Or longer stay. The bed is comfy, there’s cable TV, private CR, wifi and aircon – for a cheap price its worth it. Near the airport, too.”
~ Genesis M., June 2018
Midrange: The MetroCentre Hotel and Convention Center
Want to feel like a local while still experiencing the professional service of one of Tagbilaran’s best properties? The MetroCentre Hotel and Convention Center is there to provide your needs, even during your fast-paced life. Clock in your committed workout time at their fitness morning, followed by a hearty breakfast served at The Lounge. Step inside one of their well-appointed 72 rooms, and then spend the whole afternoon relaxing at their in-house sauna. And since this property also features high-technology function rooms, it’s the perfect spot for business meetings and conferences. MetroCentre makes it possible that business can exist together with pleasure.
“The hotel was nice and clean. Very accessible to malls and port. Super nice staff. Food was delicious.”
~ Christine R. I., January 2018
Best Vigan Hotels
Budget: Hotel ni Among
Hotel ni Among blends well with the beautifully preserved structures in Vigan City. It is right across the Vigan Convention Center and is the perfect jump-off point to various sights in the city. It is 20 minutes from Baluarte where there is a mini zoo and butterfly farm, and it is a 15-minute drive from popular local restaurants. Although it looks like you’ve traveled back in time, they have great facilities, hospitable staff, and even car rental and shuttle services. They also have an outdoor pool to relax in after all the touring.
“Their staff are exceptionally accommodating, really friendly and would even give me tips on what places should I visit and how to get there. Free breakfast is great too! “
~ Marielle B., April 2017
Midrange: Hotel Veneto de Vigan
Going on a road trip to Vigan and don’t know where to stay? Why don’t you take a second look at Hotel Veneto de Vigan? Wake up and eat Vigan longganisa for breakfast. And then get ready for a day or two allocated just for sightseeing. The hotel is located right in the center of all the Vigan Heritage Site – just minutes away by foot from the popular St. Paul Metropolitan Cathedral, Plaza Burgos, Plaza Salcedo and the well-known ancestral houses of Calle Crisologo.
“Room and cr were clean. Polite staff. 6 cars parking space inside. Buffet breakfast and brewed coffee.”
~ Joseph J., May 2018
Luxury: Hotel Luna
Dubbed the country’s first and only museum hotel, Hotel Luna is not only a stone’s throw away from Calle Crisologo – but it is also home to several of the country’s best artworks and pieces. Apart from the furniture being pieces that transport you back in time, there are several paintings from National Artists, including those of Juan Luna! Though the brick and wrought-iron interiors bring about a classical feel, the highlights of the hotel are the restaurants and rooftop bar. Serving Ilocano dishes and delicious drinks, the dishes are just as much works of art as their home is.
“Top-notch hotel. We liked everything about this hotel, from the location to their food. Their service is world-class and they maintained a good balance of modern and old Spanish time.”
~ Flori A. R., January 2018
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