Top 10 Beach Resorts In Lian, Batangas, Philippines - Updated 2023

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Set in the Batangas province, Lian is a quaint municipality and a seaside paradise in the Philippines. It is approximately over a two-and-a-half-hour drive from the National Capital Region, making it a favorite hideaway destination for city dwellers temporarily escaping the concrete jungle. While for the locals, it is one of the best places for a staycation in Batangas. Lian is home to Matabungkay Beach, which is famous for its sandy shores and gentle breeze that attract surfers. If you are into beach-hopping, you can add Talim, Matuod, and San Diego beaches to your itinerary. You cannot wrap up your Batangas holiday without tasting the famous Batangas Lomi. You can try out the food at Kubo Lomiyo and Alvino’s Lomi & Silog. Do you need help with accommodation at this beautiful destination? If so, browse through this list of the top beach resorts in Lian, Batangas, Philippines.

1. El Pueblo de Hermano Resort by Cocotel (from USD 83)

El Pueblo de Hermano Resort by Cocotel has a sandy beach area and an indoor pool, offering patrons the best of both worlds. While check-in is usually at 2 pm, you may request early check-in that’s approved on a case-by-case basis.

Rooms in the resort are air-conditioned and Wi-Fi-ready. Towels and toiletries are provided for guests’ convenience. Once you leave the comforts of your accommodation, you can have a barbecue or sample fares in the on-site restaurant. The world-famous Taal Volcano is 41 km (25 mi) from the property, in case you plan to visit it on a day trip.

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El Pueblo De Hermano by Cocotel

Address: Sitio Matuod Brgy. Binusbusan, Lian, Batangas, Philippines, 4216
20.62 km (12.9 mi) from Mount Batulao

Parking Restaurant Non-smoking rooms Free parking Outdoor pool Non-smoking throughout Air conditioning Designated smoking area

2. Matabungkay Beach Resort and Hotel (from USD 102)

With 4-star amenities, guests at Matabungkay Beach Resort and Hotel are sure to enjoy a luxurious holiday in Lian, Batangas. This beach resort with a pool allows you to enjoy a less salty swim in the outdoor swimming pool. Sunloungers dot the area so you can unwind after a refreshing soak. For a swim with the waves, you can always head to the beach to your heart’s content.

Besides swimming, patrons can enjoy spa treatments, karaoke, billiards, and biking around the area. On-site dining and a bar are available as well. With room service, you can indulge in delicious fares without leaving your personal space on lazy days.

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Matabungkay Beach Hotel

Wheelchair accessible

Address: Lian Batangas, Lian, Batangas, Philippines
22.58 km (14.1 mi) from Mount Batulao

3. Coral Beach Club (from USD 70)

Offering a dreamy location on Matabungkay Beach, Coral Beach Club is a paradise for beach lovers. It sleeps guests in accommodations with accessible Wi-Fi. Select rooms have the best view of the sea. Besides a beach area, this resort offers an outdoor pool and a hot tub. The on-site restaurant offers delicious fares and special diet menus, including kosher.

At Coral Beach Club, guests may avail themselves of airport transfer services. Patrons with service vehicles can take advantage of free parking on site. With bike rentals, you will enjoy exploring the area the old-school way.

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Coral Beach Club

Wheelchair accessible

Address: Lian Matabungkay, Lian, Batangas, Philippines, 4216
21.93 km (13.7 mi) from Mount Batulao

Other accommodations near the beach

4. White House, Batangas (from USD 144)

If you prefer guesthouses to crowded resorts, White House, Batangas, might pique your interest. This three-bedroom retreat lies strategically on Matabungkay Beach, providing guests easy access to sandy shores and sparkling waters. This beachfront property also features a garden with sun loungers where you can cool down under shady trees. With a fully equipped kitchen, preparing picnic food is a breeze. Barbecue facilities are accessible as well.

Guests with service vehicles can avail themselves of the on-site free parking.

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White House, Batangas

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: Matabungkay Beach, Batangas
21.94 km (13.7 mi) from Mount Batulao

Parking Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Garden Non-smoking rooms

5. Half Moon Village and Beach House (from USD 62)

Half Moon Village and Beach House is a budget-friendly lodge with lovely tropical aesthetics. It is a stroll away from the beach, making it a fantastic home base for watersports enthusiasts. Here, couples may book a standard two-person room, while families may opt for a more spacious superior family room or a deluxe villa.

In this lodge, guests can start their mornings with an American breakfast in the on-site restaurant. You may also rent barbecue facilities for afternoon cookouts. For a fun-filled time, belt out your favorite songs on the karaoke machine that you can also borrow for a fee.

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Half Moon Village and Beach House

Wifi Available

Address: Sitio Mountainside, Barangay San Diego, Batangas City
19.38 km (12.1 mi) from Mount Batulao

Restaurant Meeting/banquet facilities Non-smoking rooms Fishing Breakfast in the room Internet services Spa and wellness centre Massage

6. Blue Beach Home (from USD 573)

Give in to temptations and reward yourself with a seaside holiday in Lian. Complete the vacation plans by securing this dreamy 4-bedroom waterfront retreat that can accommodate up to 15 guests. Besides the scenery, the Spanish colonial design of the house is a sight to behold as well. It is functional too, housing a fully equipped kitchen, an outdoor grill, Wi-Fi, and attached bathrooms.

The outdoor space offers a lush landscape with al fresco dining, hammocks, swings, and the best views of the sea.

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Lian, Calabarzon, Philippines
19.89 km (12.4 mi) from Mount Batulao
40 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 5 Beds 16 Guests 5 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 16

Top guest reviews
bright clean and spacious
very kept clean and quiet
sharon and jorge’s place is a quiet clean spacious and calming place
the staff is helpful
communication with the host has been excellent throughout
host is very responsive and made few adjustments based on our needs
the house has everything you need to feel right at home and the staff are very helpful
the beach house has everything you need and the caretakers where very helpful
a perfect place to detach from reality
the place is good for big groups it's the prefect getaway from the busy city life
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7. Batangas Ruiz Beach House (from USD 153)

For vacationers on the hunt for family-friendly accommodations in Lian, this homey beach house might be the one for you. It is a stroll away from the beach and offers two kayaks for a more fun-filled time in the water.

The property features a spacious parking lot that can fit four vehicles. With three bedrooms, three baths, a fully equipped kitchen, plenty of lounge spaces, and Wi-Fi, you’ll have everything you need for a comfortable stay. This Airbnb welcomes up to 12 guests, and pets are allowed too!

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Lian, Calabarzon, Philippines
19.66 km (12.3 mi) from Mount Batulao
91 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 6 Beds 12 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we are lucky also to be the first to use the newly installed smart tv
hope there would be a pool in the house hihihi
the house is clean and well maintained
the place is clean beds and sheets smells good
very spacious and clean
house was clean acu smooth store nearby perfect beach not deep almost no rocks private
the rooms are clean spacious and very well lit
the host is very responsive
great host and very accommodating
ruby were very responsive
host and caretaker: accommodating and responsive to our needs and concerns/questions
our host abe is really responsive and very accommodating
great place very near the beach
excellent location (just a minute walk from the beach) and very nice host(ms
the house's proximity to the beach is excellent just a few minutes walk
but all in all good place for many people and near the beach
the beach is walking distance and safe for children
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8. Beachfront guesthouse with a swimming pool (from USD 268)

This three-bedroom accommodation boasts a modern design with soft tones, elegant rustic details, and plenty of natural light adding beauty to it. Conveniently, it offers a kitchen with stainless appliances, a roomy dining area, and four baths.

Impressed? Wait till you see what’s outside. The house fronts the sea and has a private beach area and a swimming pool guests can enjoy. A trampoline, thatched-roof cottages, a private boardwalk, and a boat (for rent) are bonuses.

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Batangas, Calabarzon, Philippines
19.7 km (12.3 mi) from Mount Batulao
154 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE HOME 4 Beds 12 Guests 3 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
nice view too we cooked our own food the kitchen is complete with cooking utensils
no wifi but the signal for globe works better than smart
swimming pool was a nice touch
we enjoyed the pool and chilling in the kubo
then the rooms were nice as well
the house is clean and spacious
clean with nice pool and trampoline for kids
the house was clean and organized
linen looks and feels clean
the place is really clean and nice
care takers were nice
the host is very responsive and accommodating with your queries & sudden requests
april was helpful in answering all our questions
the caretaker was also helpful and made sure our needs were attended
host is very responsive and accomodating
location is a bit secluded but safe
plus points for the friendly dogs that roam the place
the house has really a great location to witness the sunset
awesome place it's a long ride but it's really worth it when you get there
will surely recommend this place
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9. Stardust Beach Hotel (from USD 53)

Make your beach vacation fantasies become a reality by securing a room at Stardust Beach Hotel. This budget-friendly hotel is conveniently located within a walking distance from the sandy Matabungkay Beach. For patrons who want to stay on the property, they can take advantage of the outdoor and indoor pools. Also, the hotel has an in-house restaurant offering Asian and European cuisines.

Stardust Beach Hotel is a pet-friendly hotel that welcomes pets for no charge and offers pet bowls for convenience.

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Stardust Beach Hotel

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: Matabungkay Beach, Batangas
21.97 km (13.7 mi) from Mount Batulao

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Bar 24-hour front desk Garden Terrace

10. Bahay Pambuhan

This two-bedroom beach house is in a gated property that opens directly to the beach. Besides the scenic waterscape, towering palms and lush tropical plants adorn the setting. This three-bath haven is a traditional Filipino house with a cool and airy atmosphere. It is family-friendly, equipped to accommodate up to 16 guests, and also pet-friendly. Wi-Fi is not available, so guests can just disconnect and live in the present.

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Lian, Calabarzon, Philippines
22.6 km (14.1 mi) from Mount Batulao
20 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire cottage 6 Beds 16 Guests 2 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 16

Top guest reviews
cookwares were clean and ready to use
the house was great it was well-ventilated clean well-maintained and was generally a very comfy beach house
thanks to the owner and caretakers
the host maia was also very responsive since the beginning
friendly host and caretaker are very accomodating
and also the host maia is very responsive on all my queries
the caretakers were very respectful and attentive to our needs
we really enjoyed our stay the location of bahay pambuhan is really perfect for a family getaway
great place for a quick family/friends getaway
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Unwind in Lian's sandy beaches

Batangas is home to many coastal paradises and seaside towns. And it is no wonder why watersports enthusiasts and sun-seekers are lured to Lian, Batangas’ private beach resorts. To find the perfect vacation home for you, use this list of top beach resorts in town as your guide.

If you wish to extend your vacation for a day, you can make a quick detour and experience the heritage-themed things to do in Taal.

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Frequently asked questions about the top beach resorts in Lian, Batangas, Philippines

1. Which beach resorts in Lian, Batangas have pool?

You’ll get the best of both worlds at these beach resorts in Lian, Batangas that allow you to bask under the sun either in a pool or on the beach: i) El Pueblo de Hermano Resort by Cocotel, ii) Matabungkay Beach Resort and Hotel, and iii) Coral Beach Club.

2. Which beach resorts in Lian, Batangas have Wi-Fi?

Updating your social media accounts during your vacation in Lian will be a breeze at these beach resorts with Wi-Fi: i) El Pueblo de Hermano Resort by Cocotel and ii) Coral Beach Club. Alternatively, you can also check out these other types of accommodations near the beach: i) Blue Beach Home and ii) Batangas Ruiz Beach House.

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