The palm-studded island of Boracay – with its white, powdery beach, balmy weather, and warm, pristine waters – is like an alluring magnet. The best part of the island is the four-kilometer White Beach dubbed as the “finest beach in the world.” The surrounding water is shallow and the sand is finer and brighter than most beaches in the archipelago. Days can be spent plainly lazing on the beach while nights are for indulging in the tropical party lifestyle.
Every year, millions of tourist take vacations in Boracay Island, Philippines, and stay in one of the hundreds of hotels and resorts there. If you are on a tight budget, however, it can be a bit difficult to know what are the best, but affordable places to stay at. Below is a list of our top 5 affordable, cheap and budget-friendly hotels in Boracay:
The Lazy Dog Bed & Breakfast
Offers basic yet comfortable accommodations on Bulabog beach, situated in the center of the Boracay kitesurfing zone. has WI-FI and breakfast is free.
Rooms available at $65 per night (or 2,800 PHP)
La Carmela de Boracay Hotel
A great family-friendly hotel located on peaceful Bulabog beach. This private location is a very modern, clean, and comfortable place to stay. They are located near to the Tourist Center and a local wet market. Features include a pool, a pool bar, private karaoke/movie rooms, etc. Rooms are available at $35 per night (or 1,500 PHP)
Boracay Haven Resort
It’s a cozy hotel, located on Bulabog Beach, has a great restaurant that offers daily Asian cuisine, a coffee shop, and a beach bar. Just minutes away from D’Talipapa and D’Mall. Rooms available at $78 per night (or 3,400 PHP)
Ucoy Beach Resort
This hotel is located on a beachfront area in Libertad, within the vicinity of Liberty Park and Maanghit Cave. There is a decent restaurant, coffee shop, water park, and swimming pools all on-site. Amenities usually include free breakfast. Rooms available at $70 per night (or 3,000 PHP)
This hotel is situated on Balabag beach close to Wiley’s Rock, features great amenities for business travelers such as a business center, a meeting/conference room, and secretarial services. Includes complimentary bottled water, and free WI-FI in public areas. Rooms available at $72 per night (or 3,170 PHP)