Bataan is an underrated destination for getaways. Although it is not as popular as Laguna, Batangas, or Puerto Galera, it offers its own treasure trove of resorts that are ideal for couples, families, and barkadas. Here you can find family-friendly resorts, beachfront resorts, mountainview resorts, and even Las Casas Filipinas de Acuzar — one of the best heritage sites in Bataan. Aside from staycation, while in this province you can also explore its beaches, mountains, and historical WW2 sites.
For easy transfers, book your transport from Manila to Bataan here.
And without further ado, here we’ve compiled the best resorts in Bataan for your next vacation.
- 1. Sinagtala Resort
- 2. Las Casas Filipinas de Acuzar
- 3. Rancho Bernardo Luxury Villas and Resort
- 4. La Jolla Luxury Beach Resort
- 5. Coralview Beach Resort
- 6. Anvaya Cove
- 7. Miami Heat Beach Resort
- 8. Vista Venice Resorts
- 9. Playa La Caleta
- 10. Brisa Marina Beachfront Resort
- 11. Bataan White Corals Beach Resort
- 12. The Oriental Bataan
- 13. Crystal Shores Beach Resort
- 14. Westwind Beach Resort
- 15. Brizo Hotel and Beach Resort
- 16. Montemar Beach Club
- 17. Vista Tala Resort
- 18. Morongstar Hotel and Resort
- 19. Pamarta Bali Beach Resort
- 20. La Playa at The Strand
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1. Sinagtala Resort
One of the top-rated resorts in Bataan, Sinagtala Resort is ideal for everyone — families, friends and everyone else who loves a mix of adventure and nature.
Sinagtala Resort is a 60-hectare farm resort located at the slopes of Mount Natib in Orani, Bataan. With an elevation of 500 MASL, it has a great view of the surrounding forest and cityscape in the distance.
It has two infinity pools and one lagoon pool. It also has an adventure park where you can experience a swing, hanging bridge, zipline, and sky bike. Guided trekking is also available to the Tama river and nearby waterfall.
Overnight accommodations are independently owned by residents in the resort and need to be contacted separately.
Sinagtala Resort: Book discounted rooms here
2. Las Casas Filipinas de Acuzar
Las Casas Filipinas de Acuzar isn’t your ordinary resort in Bataan. Yes it has a beachfront and swimming pools, but what sets it apart is that it features real heritage houses from the Spanish Colonial era. This site will take you back in the old times, with its beautiful cobbled pathways and wooden houses.
Most tourists come here on a day trip, but it’s best to stay here for an overnight so you have ample time to see its offerings.
Aside from the historical spots and IG-worthy corners, this resort also offers walking tours, traditional Fiilipino games, kalesa ride, cultural tours, and more. Other facilities include multiple pools, watersports (including jetski, waterboarding, banana boat ride, etc.), and multiple dining options.
For overnight stays, you can choose between hotel rooms and private casas, where you can spend a room near the waterway.
Las Casas Filipinas de Acuzar: Book discounted rooms here
3. Rancho Bernardo Luxury Villas and Resort
For the ultimate relaxation and getaway, book a night or two at Rancho Bernardo Luxury Villas and Resort. Considered the first luxury mountain resort in Bataan Province, this haven is built in an 8-hectare property in the lush mountains of Bagac, offering splendid views and modern comforts.
It offers casitas and private villas, with feature beautiful wooden furniture, private balcony, heated outdoor jacuzzi, and ultra-sized bathroom. Each room is also equipped with automated voice command controls via Alexa for your ease.
Resort facilities include an open-air restaurant, a pool bar and lounge, an infinity pool, a wellness and spa, a sports facility, trails for jogging and trekking, and plenty of outdoor areas where you can relax. For events, there are also business center services, events hall and reception garden, and a scenic chapel for the beautiful wedding that you’ve been dreaming of.
Rancho Bernardo Luxury Villas and Resort: Book discounted rooms here
4. La Jolla Luxury Beach Resort
For a relaxing nature-themed getaway, head over to La Jolla Luxury Beach Resort in Bagac, Bataan. This luxury resort is nestled between the verdant mountains of Bagac and the West Philippine Sea, with a 300-meter sheltered beach cove and a resort layout filled with fruit-bearing trees.
Its rooms are designed for resting the mind and body. The Deluxe Room offer a view of the mountain range or tree tops, the Premium Room have a private terrace with ocean view, and the Loft Room have additional sleeping spaces ideal for groups.
Enjoy the beach with its gentle waves or its 2 swimming pools: a lagoon-inspired pool with lazy river and kiddie pool and an infinity pool and jacuzzi sitting on a mountain slope. Other facilities include a lobby lounge, a restaurant that offers Filipino and international cuisine, tiered gardens, and watersports facilities.
La Jolla Luxury Beach Resort: Book discounted rooms here
5. Coralview Beach Resort
Take your loved ones out for a vacation at Coralview Beach Resort, one of the best family-friendly beachfront Bataan resorts.
Here you can swim at its white sand shores, considered the longest beachfront in the province, or splash in the three swimming pools with jacuzzi. Other fun activities include kayaking, obstacle course, and various indoor and outdoor sports. A children’s playground is also available for the kids.
This Bataan beach resort offers over 90 guest rooms, including Single, Deluxe, Premiere, and suites and family rooms with upgraded options featuring a kitchen area.
Other facilities include a restaurant and snack bar, a multi-purpose hall for events, and cabanas where you can use on your day out swimming.
Coralview Resort: Book discounted rooms here
6. Anvaya Cove
Anvaya Cove is an exclusive beach & nature resort club located in Morong, Bataan. This is a popular day tour destination in Bataan and it’s a great option for days-long staycation with families or friends.
The whole resort encompasses 470 hectares and comes with its own beach and various amenities including spa, 18-hole golf course, water parks and restaurants.
Anvaya Cove offers high-end accommodations. You may book via Airbnb where club members rent out their properties, such as rooms and whole townhouses.
Anvaya Cove: Book discounted rooms here
7. Miami Heat Beach Resort
The sweltering heat in the Philippines during summer will make you want to take a splash in the ocean. Located along the coastline of Morong, Miami Heat Beach Resort by Cocotel offers a nice beach staycation in affordable rates.
It offers different types of rooms depending on your budget, including standard rooms, loft-type rooms, and dorms good for sharing. Each room has an en suite bathroom, cable TV, and free breakfast to booth.
Swim at the beach or any of the four swimming pools with the view of the ocean and surrounding mountains. You can also avail of the resort’s activities including island hopping, kayaking, banana boat, and jet ski.
Miami Heat Beach Resort: Book discounted rooms here
8. Vista Venice Resorts
Vista Venice Resort is a picturesque resort located in Bagac, Bataan. It’s ideal for those who are looking for a place that offers both relaxation and different outdoor activities.
Its facilities are 5 swimming pools including jacuzzis, a volcanic & fish spa, extreme sports (airsoft battleground, obstacle course, wall climbing and rappelling) and a strawberry farm where you can pick fresh fruits. The resort also offers trip to nearby islands.
Vista Venice Resort offers day tours and overnight stays. For rooms, you can choose among couple, deluxe or suite rooms. Superior rooms are also available for large groups.
Vista Venice Resort: Book discounted rooms here
9. Playa La Caleta
Located in Morong, Playa La Caleta is one of the most popular Bataan resorts especially among those looking for an affordable, quiet beachfront accommodation. Its idyllic green water is ideal for swimming and spending a weekend in peace.
Those who want a little adventure can rent a boat to island hop or engage in watersports such as snorkeling, kayaking and windsurfing.
Playa La Caleta offers various accommodations. Casual ones include budget-friendly tents and open gazebos. It also has airconditioned rooms with either ocean or forest view.
Playa La Caleta: Book discounted rooms here
10. Brisa Marina Beachfront Resort
Brisa Marina Beachfront Resort is a luxury resort located in Morong, Bataan. It’s a great choice for those who want a comfortable vacation and families with kids.
The resort has amazing facilities. An infinity pool faces the long beach, and the rooms in the resort are also fitted with an ocean view. Activities include swimming, snorkeling, kayaking and banana boat ride. The resort also offers various tours to nearby attractions, such as Las Casas Filipinas de Acuzar.
For overnight stays, you can choose among standard rooms, premier rooms and family rooms. Selected rooms have a scenic ocean view or pool view.
Brisa Marina Beachfront Resort: Book discounted rooms here
11. Bataan White Corals Beach Resort
Located in Morong, this Bataan beachfront resort offers over 90 modern rooms and a family-oriented atmosphere so that its guests can enjoy their stay in peace and quiet.
Bataan White Corals Beach Resort has a range of facilities to make your stay worthwhile, including a saltwater pool and a freshwater pool, cabanas and pavilions where you can lounge, a restaurant and a bar, a fitness center, a sauna, a souvenir shop, and a conference hall for events. Aside from swimming in the beachfront, it also features various leisure facilities including watersports such as banana boat and jet ski, billiards, basketball, beach volleyball, children’s playground, and even team-building facilities.
Rooms are conceptualized after family names. You can choose from Lola’s Bayview, Lolo’s Room, Tyang and Tyong, Standard, Dorm, and Villa.
Bataan White Corals Beach Resort: Book discounted rooms here
12. The Oriental Bataan
The Oriental is one of the most established hotel resorts in Bataan. Located in a hilltop, it offers a nice view of the surrounding coastal town and ocean and serves as a good base for exploring the province.
Catering to both leisure and work travelers, this Bataan hotel features an elliptical swimming pool, a spa, a gym, and three dining options including a lounge that serves international buffet. Other facilities include a convention center that can accommodate up to 1000 people, function rooms for events and celebrations, and The Oriental Adventure Camp — a team-building facility with 18 challenging obstacle courses for adventure and bonding moments.
Accommodations include the Deluxe Cellar Queen/Twin, Executive Queen/Twin, Deluxe Quad, Governor Suite, and Presidential Suite. Each room is fitted with airconditioning, hot and cold shower, bathroom amenities, flat-screen TV, coffee and tea making facilities, and safety deposit box upon request.
The Oriental Bataan is a pet-friendly hotel, so you can bring your furbabies along!
The Oriental Bataan: Book discounted rooms here
13. Crystal Shores Beach Resort
Nestled in a beachfront property in Morong, Crystal Shores Beach Resort is your home away from home. It’s perfect for those looking for Bataan beach resorts where they can spend a nice and quiet time with their family or loved ones.
Here you can lounge all day at the beach or cool off at the swimming pool. Or you can just enjoy a nice staycation in your room. Choose from Beachfront Regular Studio, Beachfront Studio, Beachfront Family Studio, Duplex, or Exclusive Beachfront Vacation House which is good for large families. Each room has airconditioning, hot shower, refrigerator, and WIFI access. Videoke is also available upon request.
Crystal Shores Beach Resort: Book discounted rooms here
14. Westwind Beach Resort
Westwind Beach Resort is another good option if you’re planning to stay in Morong, Bataan. It has a clean beachfront, a swimming pool with jacuzzi, and clean and comfortable rooms.
You can choose to stay in A-Frame, Standard Room, Executive Room, Junior Suite, Family Room, and Family Loft. Standard room amenities include airconditioning, TV, refrigerator, electric kettle, and bathroom with hot and cold shower. Complimentary breakfast is also provided.
Westwind Beach Resort: Book discounted rooms here
15. Brizo Hotel and Beach Resort
One of the best beach resorts in Morong, Brizo Hotel and Beach Resort offers a laid-back atmosphere where you can relax, enjoy the beach, and even learn about the pawikans (sea turtles).
Accommodations include Dormitory, Deluxe, Super Deluxe, and Veranda Suite. Facilities include a beachfront infinity pool, cabanas and umbrella tables, and a conference hall that can accommodate 50-60 people. For easy dining, it also has an on-site alfresco restaurant, but you can also bring your own food and drinks with corkage fees.
Brizo Hotel and Beach Resort: Book discounted rooms here
16. Montemar Beach Club
Montemar Beach Club’s motto is to offer a breathtakingly beautiful experience to its guests. Located in the coast town of Bagac, this beach resort features a 12-hectare cove with a 500-meter long beach with white, powdery sands – a place perfect for beach escapades.
It has 5 Mediterranean-styled inns with plantation-inspired rooms equipped with homey earth-tone furnishings, television, mini-refrigerator, in-room safe, and WIFI. Wake up to the view of your choice, whether it’s Ocean View or Garden View.
At Montemar Beach Club, you won’t run out of things to do. It has 3 outdoor swimming pools and various watersport activities such as kayaking, banana boating, jet ski, and more. You can also head to its 9-hole golf course and various courts for sports such as basketball or badminton. For more laid-back experiences, try out boat riding, fishing, fish feeding by the lagoon, or horse-back riding.
Most notably, this beach resort has its own pawikan hatchery where you can watch baby turtles swim back to the sea in selected months.
17. Vista Tala Resort
Vista Tala Resort is a mountainview resort located in Orani, Bataan. It’s a 72-hectare property that faces the very picturesque Mount Natib. Its name translates to “A Pleasant View of Tala”, referring to the barangay where it’s located. It’s near Sinagtala Resort.
One of the popular features of this resort is an infinity pool facing the mountain. The resort also has a bubble pool and a jacuzzi. For an additional fee, you can also use their facilities designed designed for fun and team building, including wall climbing and rappelling.
18. Morongstar Hotel and Resort
One of the most popular Bataan beach resorts, Morongstar Hotel and Resort is a favorite among families. In 2018, it has been awarded as the Best Resort and Hotel and Bataan.
What makes Morongstar Hotel and Resort unique is that it’s considered an “all-in-one” destination. Here you can swim in the beach or the adult or kiddie swimming pools. You can go on an island hopping tour or stay at the resort to play various games, such as beach volleyball or basketball. Other facilities include a mini-zoo and man-made lagoon.
For overnight stay, Morongstar Hotel and Resort overs various types of airconditioned rooms and dorm rooms.
19. Pamarta Bali Beach Resort
Pamarta Bali Beach Resort is a Bali-inspired resort located in Morong, Bataan. It’s not only stylish, it also has a tranquil ambiance which is ideal for those who like to relax and de-stress. It is also a popular option among families.
Pamarta Bali Beach Resort has an infinity pool and jacuzzi facing the ocean, with a Bali-inspired bath house in the middle of the resort. They also have cooking & grilling facilities, as well as videoke.
Available accommodations are villa rooms and nipa huts.
20. La Playa at The Strand
La Playa at The Strand is an Airbnb-type rental offering exclusive houses with beach access. It’s located within The Strand, an exclusive village in Morong – just 10-15 minutes away from The Pawikan Center.
It offers different accommodations depending on what you’re looking for. Their beachfront houses come with basic amenities, a private pool, and sleeping space for up to 15 people. They also have mountain-view houses with private pool good for small groups of up to 8 people. For those who simply want to enjoy the beach, the Penthouse is a premium accommodation without pool.
Aside from swimming, there are other activities offered in the resort including snorkeling and diving.
Do you have other recommendations for the best resorts in Bataan? Let us know in the comments below.
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Katherine Cortes is a long-time backpacker and a freelance writer/editor. She likes beaches, snorkeling trips, and relaxing staycations (preferably with bath tubs!).