Bataan may not be everyone’s top choice when it comes to summer destinations, but this province has its own treasure trove resorts — family-friendly resorts, beach resorts in a serene shore, mountainview resorts and more. Here we’ve compiled the best resorts in Bataan, in no particular order.
1. Morongstar Hotel and Resort
This is a popular beach resort in Morong, Bataan. It’s 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.
2. Playa La Caleta
Located in Morong, Playa La Caleta is a favorite among tourists who are looking for a quiet, simple beachfront resort. 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.
3. Auspina Eco Resort
Auspina Eco Resort is an eco-friendly beach resort located in the town of Bagac, Bataan. Similar to above, it’s a great choice if you’re looking for a casual getaway where you can enjoy the nature.
The resort is simple and managed by a family. Notably, it prides itself as a sustainable resort with the aim of generating the least impact on the environment while still providing a great leisure destination for its guests.
Activities include island hopping, cultural and historical tours and bush or jungle walk.
Auspina Eco Resort offers basic accommodations.There are tents, cottages and family rooms for groups.
4. 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.
5. 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.
6. Kamana Sanctuary Resort and Spa
Kamana Sanctuary Resort and Spa is another luxury resort where you can spend an easy, stress-free vacation.
It’s nestled between a rainforest and Nabasan Bay, in Subic Bay Freeport Zone, Bataan. On of the best features of the resort is it majestic ocean view. It also has an infinity pool with the ocean in the background, a popular spot for those who love posting in social media.
Other facilities include a beach tennis, basketball court and playground for kids.
Rooms range from standard twin and single deluxe options to an extravagant casita — a 70-square meter room with its own veranda overlooking the ocean.
7. Vista Venice Resorts
Vista Venice Resort is a picturesque resort located in Bagac, Bataan. It’s ideal for those who are looking for various types of 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 Resorts 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.
8. 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.
9. Las Casas Filipinas de Acuzar
Las Casas Filipinas de Acuzar is one of the most well-known resorts in Bataan. It’s basically a heritage resort known for its heritage houses and Instagram-worthy corners. Most guests visit on a day tour pass, while others prefer to spend more time in an overnight stay.
The resort has swimming pools including a batis-inspired one and its own beachfront. It offers watersports activities such as jetski, waterboarding, banana boat ride, among others. Other fun things to do include walking tours, kalesa ride, traditional Filipino games, cultural tours and more.
For overnight stays, you can choose between hotel rooms and private casas.
Read about Our Stay at Las Casas Filipinas de Acuzar.
10. Sinagtala Resort
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 good view of the surrounding forest and cityscape in the distance.
Sinagtala Resort is simply one of the best resorts in Bataan. It’s ideal for families and for those who love being surrounded in a mountain forest.
Sinagtala Resort has 2 infinity pools and 1 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.
Read about our Weekend Stay at Sinagtala Resort.
11. 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.
Read about our Day Tour at Vista Tala Resort.
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