The Philippines is a beautiful land of islands – over 7,100 of them in fact! Many tourists visit the Philippines in search of pristine beaches and the ultimate getaway spot. This collection of islands is also known as a budget-friendly destination, however, there is still plenty of luxury to be experienced in these tropical islands. Here are your local travel guide in the Philippines list of 5 most luxurious resorts to stay at in the Philippines.
1. Balesin Island Club, Polilo, Quezon Province
Fancy a members-only island getaway? Balesin is a 500-hectare island with themed villas and suites to choose from. For a million worth membership fee, VIPs can enjoy 14 free nights and stay at any of their seven villas.
Each of the villas has its own theme, mainly taken from their namesakes.
These are Balesin, Bali, Mykonos, Phuket, St. Tropez, Costa Del Sol, and Toscana. Current membership is at Php 4.4 million which allows the member 14 nights (or villas) per year for free.
2. Amanpulo Resort, Pamalican Island, Palawan
Known as the most popular exclusive beach in the Philippines, Amanpulo provides a world-class setting, with top-rated services and accommodation in the beautiful and very exclusive Pamalican island.
It’s world-renowned for its beautiful beach and privacy that even popular international celebrities come to visit the place.
Price range: Php 68,000 to Php 103,292 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
3. Huma Island in Busuanga, Palawan
Huma Island is another private island resort nestled in Busuanga, Palawan. It has 81 luxury guest villas, 8 gourmet dining stations, a spa complex with authentic Arabi Hammam, its own Dive Center, and other high-end resort facilities including a fitness center, conference room, library, and kid’s club.
Offering a picturesque view of the pristine turquoise sea, the 81 villas feature facilities and items that assure guests of the most comfortable vacation experience. Every guest is also provided with “Villa Hosts” which helps them plan and arrange the activities they wish to do – from island hopping to snorkeling.
Rates: Php65,000 to Php140,000 (During the High Season)
4. Dedon Island Resort, Siargao
Siargao has become even more well-known in the last few years, thanks to surfers and bloggers who have come to appreciate and share their adventures on the island.
More than its warm locals and provincial vibe, there lies an exclusive island fit for newly-weds, soul-searchers, and families alike.
The rate per person starts at Php 47,150 for their Deluxe Villa.
5. Pearl Farm Beach Resort in Davao
Experience a 360-degree view of paradise in Pearl Farm Beach Resort. This island resort in Davao offers visitors an escape from the hustle and the bustle of the city, exposing them to the culture of Mindanao. With its luxurious lodgings, villas, and houses on stilts.
Apart from the serenity that one can find in the resort, the resort also offers fun and enjoyable activities that will make your stay memorable and one of a kind. Some of these are the aqua-sports and water activities, Mandala Spa, Taklobo and Coral Tours, and the Parola Lounge.
Rates: Php 14,625 to Php 59,375 per room.