10 Recommended Hotels For A Quick Puerto Galera Getaway

When it comes to quick weekend getaways to a nearby beach where you can party and have fun, Puerto Galera is one of the first destinations that come to mind. Just four hours away from Manila — depending on the traffic — it’s a popular spot for families and barkadas alike.

Because of its popularity and accessibility, hotels and accommodations are all over Puerto Galera. Choosing where to stay may end up being a tougher choice than usual, just because of the number of options available.

If you’re facing that dilemma right now, there’s no need to fuss. We’re here to help! Here are our recommendations of Puerto Galera hotels to stay in for a quick weekend getaway!


Scandi Divers Resort


If you’re a diver or a diving enthusiast, Sabang Beach is the Puerto Galera destination you’re looking for. It’s near a reef that is two kilometers long with a wide variety of coral and marine life. Diving resorts dot Sabang Beach, and one that you can check out at Scandi Divers Resort. There are 35 diving sites just 10 minutes away from the resort, and its diving instructors teach in a variety of languages. Room rates start at P2,340.
Back to top

Marco Vincent Dive Resort


The Marco Vincent Dive Resort is located at Puerto Galera’s White Beach, which is better known for its partying than its diving. That said, the Marco Vincent has been able to bring together these two halves of Puerto Galera, offering special packages for divers and fiesta and midnight party cruises for those looking to party. Room rates start at P6,040, inclusive of breakfast, but may change depending on availability.
Back to top

Sunset at Aninuan Beach Resort


This four-star resort on Puerto Galera’s White Beach is a great choice if you’re looking to indulge yourself and spend a little more. If you’re a diver, the Sunset at Aninuan Beach Resort has its own dive center, as well as a “house reef” and one or two “resident” turtles. Non-divers, on the other hand, can enjoy the infinity pool and the view of the stunning Puerto Galera sunsets. Room rates start at P5,339.18, inclusive of breakfast, but may change depending on availability.
Back to top

Lalaguna Beach Club and Dive Center


It’s a little farther than the more easily accessible Sabang Beach, but the Lalaguna Beach Club and Dive Center makes up for it with 45 well-appointed rooms situated around the swimming pool or right on the shore of Big Lalaguna Beach. Its dive center boasts that it has the most up-to-date training materials and equipment. The hotel also offers beach and river picnics, mountain hiking with waterfalls, kayaking, sailing, golfing, and fishing. Room rates start at P3,185.
Back to top

Swengland Resort


Located at the Big Lalaguna Beach, the Swengland Resort has 20 guestrooms that range from beachfront cottages to twin rooms. Each room has its own bathroom and wifi, with two nearby restaurants that serve Filipino or Asian fusion cuisine. And just like most resorts located at Sabang Beach or Lalaguna Beach, Swengland Resort also offers diving as an activity for its guests. Room rates start at P3,050.
Back to top

Coco Beach Island Resort


The four-star Coco Beach Island Resort is located at Behiya, and is a sprawling 10-hectare establishment with four restaurants, 110 rooms, a tennis court, a hanging bridge, two swimming pools, and a spa. If that’s not enough to keep you occupied, the hotel offers a variety of activities, from free botanical sightseeing tours of the resort to paid tours of waterfalls and dolphin watching. Room rates start at P4,368.42, inclusive of breakfast, but prices may change depending on availability.
Back to top

Ocean Dream Lodge


The Ocean Dream Lodge is a great option if you’re exploring Puerto Galera on a budget. Located in Sabang Beach, the hotel is a no-frills establishment, perfect when you’re just looking for a place to sleep in when not exploring Puerto Galera. Rooms come with a kitchen with a sink and a stove, so you can cook your own food if you’ve brought your own supplies. Room rates start at P800.
Back to top

Tropicana Castle Dive Resort


If you’re looking for accommodations with a little more character, check out the Tropicana Castle Dive Resort. While it offers diving packages like a lot of the resorts in Sabang, what really sets it apart is its distinctive architecture. The hotel literally looks like a castle overlooking Sabang Beach, and is definitely Instagram-worthy. Once you’re done fawning over the architecture, you can play billiards in the pool hall or enjoy the view of the sunset from its roof-garden restaurant. Room rates start at P2,490.
Back to top

Walmea Luxury Houses


What sets apart this four-star establishment from other hotels in the area is the fact that it’s composed of only three luxury private villas built around a pool. Guests have the option to either stay in a studio room separate from the house or the top floor that has two high en-suite bedrooms that can hold up to six people. Room rates start at P5,665.72,
Back to top

Buri Resort and Spa


If you really want to luxuriate, try out the Buri Resort and Spa where you rent out whole villas and not rooms. Pool Villas have a garden, two bathrooms, and a private pool, while Garden Villas have an open-air shower and outdoor bathroom. Family Villas, on the other hand, have a queen bed and single beds for other family members. The spa also offers treatments that range from Swedish massage to Organic Green Wraps. Rates for the villas start at P4,026.70, but are subject to change depending on availability.
Back to top

Looking for a quick weekend getaway and these properties have piqued your interest? Go ahead and plan your trip now. Discover cheap hotel deals and cheap flights from carriers like Philippine Airlines, AirAsia, and more with Traveloka!

Related Articles

11 Coolest Accommodations in Tokyo

These are one-of-a-kind stays for a unique Japanese experience.

Where to Stay in Singapore: 5 Best Neighborhoods

You have plenty of options when visiting The Lion City.

Top 13 Family-friendly Hotels in Hong Kong

Enjoy ample space for the fam!

Top 10 Hotel Staycations in Makati

Check out our favorite staycation picks.

10 Instagram-worthy Staycation Hotels in Metro Manila Under P5,000

Level up your staycation without spending much.

5 Things Business Travelers Didn’t Know They Needed In A Hotel

Check out these five hotel essentials for your bleisure.

10 Best Romantic Hotels in Metro Manila

Get away without leaving the city.