The sun is out and you want to hit the beach. If you don’t have time to spare to catch a flight though, a two or three hour drive away will do! Here’s our list of beach resorts near Metro Manila perfect for a quick summer outing.
Just two hours away from the hustle and bustle of the city, Canyon Cove offers weary and tired city folk a quick escape from their hectic lives. With a gorgeous view of the sunset over the West Philippine Sea, and a long stretch of white sand – it’s no surprise that Canyon Cove has made it to our list of beach resorts near Metro Manila that people should visit.
Club Balai Isabel lies right on the shores of Taal Lake and is right across the volcano, offering guests a breathtaking view. It is a quick drive away from the city and is perfect for guests who want to connect with nature while maintaining an active lifestyle.
Occupying the widest coastline in Laiya, Acuaverde offers both fun and relaxation for its guests. During the day, guests can go jet skiing, ride the flying fish, go kayaking and more. By noon, they can relax and get a massage. Then end the day sitting by the beach with a drink in hand and the soothing sound of the ocean waves crashing ashore.
Sitting upon a brief stretch of the famous Laiya Beach in Batangas, Acuatico offers a quiet and exclusive respite to those who want to be one with nature without compromising on the comforts of home. While it has an infinity pool that offers guests a beautiful view of the azure waters and sky, you can opt to just laze around on the beach.
When checking into Camayan, guests have their pick of either their superior, deluxe rooms or suites. All of which have air-conditioning, WiFi and either a gorgeous view of the sea or the resort’s beautifully manicured garden. They also have a wide array of activities for guests to either keep busy with or to relax, but a must-try is their Water Gladiator platform.
Whether you’re traveling solo or with family and friends, there’s always something for you to do at Estrellas de Mendoza Playa Resort. With their well-known Filipino hospitality, the resort also offers comfortable rooms, delicious cuisine and a myriad of activities to keep you busy.
La Luz Beach Resort and Spa was originally private property owned by a family with 13 children, hence the many rooms and the large pavilions. Apart from the usual beach activities such as volleyball, diving and snorkeling, you can also gather around a bonfire or enjoy gorgeous views aboard a yacht.
With a gorgeous property, delicious meals and warm hospitality that Filipinos are known for – it’s no wonder companies, private groups and more opt to hold their events here. There is a lush tropical garden that surrounds what is dubbed “the biggest swimming pool in Subic since 2007”, a beachside bar and a tavern where you can watch the latest games.
Nestled along Baloy Long Beach, the Mangrove Resort Hotel is a waterfront property that gives off a stylish and sophisticated vibe. The interiors are as welcoming as the hospitality, making it a property that patrons want to go back to again and again.
Overlooking the West Philippine Sea, this Santorini-inspired property brings you to the shores of Greece without leaving the country. The white walls and blue domes blend in perfectly with the azure sky and sea, creating a gorgeous backdrop perfect for couples and families.
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