As Tagaytay continues to be a favorite destination for locals and foreigners alike, it comes as no surprise that more accommodations are opening its doors to tourists who want to enjoy the city’s cool weather, exciting activities, and beautiful surroundings.
For practical travelers on the lookout for a good place to stay that won’t put a dent to their budget, here are seven cheap hotels in Tagaytay you’ll love:
1. The Wild Juan Bed and Breakfast
- Location: Km. 68, Brgy. Niyugan, Nasugbu Highway
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- What you’ll love: Free breakfast
Your home away from home, The Wild Juan Bed and Breakfast provides more than just a place to crash in Tagaytay. Its homey and peaceful atmosphere sets the mood for a relaxing vacation. This family-friendly hotel features comfortable and airy rooms perfect for those who don’t like cramp spaces.
Going on a Tagaytay food trip? You’ve come at the right place. The Wild Juan Bed and Breakfast’s restaurant showcases Filipino dishes with a Western twist. Must-try are the Caldereta Wings, Adobo Pasta, and Krispy Kasuy Kare-Kare (KKK) among others.
The hotel also enjoys a sweet spot in close proximity to Tagaytay’s most-favorite tourist attractions as well as Batangas’ must-visit Caleruega church.
2. Mountain Breeze Hostel
- Location: 730-B, Tagaytay – Calamba Road
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- What you’ll love: Backpacker friendly, accessible location, great staff
- What guests say:
“The place is really ok. So near to Tagaytay’s main attractions. Would really recommend this place to backpackers!” – Philline B. M.
If you’re looking for a quick place to stay and meet new friends in the process, Mountain Breeze Hostel is perfect for you. It’s close to the rotonda, a local 7/11 and several restaurants, and offers a great view of Tagaytay lowlands.
The common areas, including the alfresco garden, and the dorm rooms will certainly encourage guests to interact with each other. But if you prefer things to be quieter, you may want to bring a pair of noise-canceling headphones. You’re also expected to share the bathrooms with the other guests, so schedule your baths early.
3. Elegant Star Apartelle
- Location: Aguinaldo Highway, Barangay Maharlika East
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- What you’ll love: Friendly staff, affordable food
- What guests say:
“It’s a very nice place to stay in Tagaytay with good furniture and fixtures installed in the room and bathroom. They also have warm and approachable staff to look after you and answer your queries.” – Bon C. D.
Elegant Star Apartelle is the perfect Tagaytay accommodation if you’re the kind of traveler who put premium on staying in a hotel that has easy access to public transportation, tourist spots, and food options. They offer simple, yet homey rooms has ample space for one to move around. There’s also a small dining table for two inside the room.
4. Country Living Hostel
- Location: 16a Foggy Heights
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- What you’ll love: Highly accessible, 24-hour frontdesk
- What guests say:
“Overall that was good and the location is good.” – Ayu P. D. T.
While maybe one of the cheapest accommodation you’ll find in Tagaytay, Country Living Hostel proves that having a limited budget does not mean settling for second best. Location-wise, this modest property is a winner. It’s near various restaurants and fast food options, highly accessible to public transport, and close to major Tagaytay attractions.
The hostel welcomes you to a vibrant and colorful common area, where you can take selfies or groufies as soon as you arrive. They have dorm rooms for backpackers or a group of friends, and they also offer private rooms. Whether you stay in the first or the latter, you’ll be sharing a bathroom with other guests.
5. Kakao Travellers Inn
- Location: Taytay – Calamba Road, Sungay West
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- What you’ll love: Great location, clean rooms
Comfy rooms, charming neighborhood, and central location are what makes Kakao Travellers Inn a hit with tourists staying in Tagaytay. From the property, you can walk leisurely going to the famous Tagaytay Picnic Grove, where you can have a picnic and enjoy the scenery. You can also flag down a tricycle or a jeepney easily as it is found along a major road.
Want a fun night with your friends? They have a KTV room for you to sing your hearts out. If you’re a foreigner, then you should definitely try this favorite Filipino pastime.
6. Malaus Inn
- Location: Aguinaldo Highway, Silang Junction, Crossing East
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- What you’ll love: Budget-friendly, clean rooms
Want more budget for your activities and food trip? You don’t need to compromise your lodging when you stay in Malaus Inn. Offering decent rooms at can-afford rates, you can easily reach your favorite Tagaytay tourist spot or restaurant in a matter of minutes. It’s also near the Tagaytay rotunda so you can commute with hassle.
7. Famous Inn Tagaytay
- Location: 407 Sungay Lane, Brgy. Sungay West
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- What you’ll love: Near tourist spots, spacious rooms, affordable
- What guests say:
“Very affordable, good place to relax.” – Perlas P.
Famous Inn may not be the five-star accommodation you need in Tagaytay, but it offers an adequate place to stay for the night or two. This is highly recommended for backpackers and travelers who need a short stay in the area.
The area is accessible to Tagaytay’s popular tourist destinations and public facilities. If you settled for the simplest fan room though, make sure to inform and stress this to the staff ahead as almost all of the rooms are air-conditioned. They also start serving breakfast at 6AM.