Boracay is back with a bang! In April 2018, Boracay was closed for an initial six-month rehabilitation due to environmental issues. More than six months after it’s re-opening, the island has returned to its glory, or should I say, Boracay has become more beautiful than ever. Boracay is known as one of the best islands in the world. In every turn, there is always something for everyone. The White Beach on the west coast is waiting with its restaurants, bars, and palm trees. East coast is worth your time, thanks to the powerful winds of Bulabog Beach, which makes this beach a mecca for water escapades. Whether you’re looking for sun, a play with the waves, or opportunities for excursions and entertainment - Boracay has got you covered. Dying to go now? Read this article and explore our list of the best eco hotels in Boracay, The Philippines.
Lime Hotel Boracay puts you in a prime location. It is strategically situated just a five-minute walk to White Beach Station 2, where fun and action welcome every visitor. This gorgeous hotel offers only the best, from great rooms to superb amenities and exceptional service. You can relax and watch the amazing view of the island at their roof deck which has an infinity pool. Sure, Lime Boracay knows what entertainment and satisfaction are all about, but this eco-friendly hotel knows how to conserve nature as well. In fact, this hotel is made of sustainable and nature-friendly materials. Outstanding practices like proper waste disposal and water and energy conservation are strictly observed here.
The District Boracay is known for its consistent practice of “green movement”, from using recyclables to clean-up drives to the conservation of water and energy, from eco-friendly room amenities and even hydro-culture potted plants. In fact, The District Boracay is one of the few Philippine resorts which practices the use of solar power. Staying here puts you to the action as the popular D’Mall Boracay is 120 m (393.70 ft) away, which offers plenty of entertainment and shopping possibilities. The clean and stylish rooms are equipped with a flat-screen cable TV, seating area, fridge, and tea/coffee making facilities.
The District Boracay
Address: Station 2 Beachfront, Malay, Aklan
Kid-friendly buffet Tour desk Outdoor pool (all year) Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities Internet services Packed lunches Access to health care professionals Cashless payment available
Other types of eco-friendly properties
Coming from the word “eco”, Tonglen Eco Resort is one of the most sustainable and eco-friendly resorts in Boracay. This resort promotes “sustainable tourism” by using solar and recycling practices. Staying here gives you two worlds - the location is serene in a refreshing and green environment and you are not far away to the crowded stations of Boracay. The famous White Beach is only 250 m (820.21 ft) away. All units are tastefully decorated and equipped with first-class facilities, from a flat-screen TV to mini bar to safe and writing desk.
Tonglen Eco Resort
Address: Boat Station 3, Station 3, Boracay Island, Philippines
Indeed, Eco Hotel is known for being an environment-friendly hotel and its cute bedroom slippers which are made from water lilies. Luckily, this chain of hotels extends its service in Boracay. Serviced Apartments by Eco Hotel Boracay is located at Station 1 of the popular White Beach. This property promotes sustainable practices such as water and electricity conservation. It boasts seven spacious and stylish apartments, all equipped with everything you need to make your stay more comfortable and memorable. It encourages you to venture out as Jonah’s Shakes and Obama Grill and Bar are a maximum of 180 m (590.55 ft) away.
Serviced Apartments by Eco Hotel Boracay
Address: Zone 4 Proper Balabag Plaza, Boat, Station 1, Boracay Island, Philippines, 5600
You can never go wrong in choosing Shangri-La’s Boracay Resort and Spa. This resort has all the edges to make your Boracay escapade a blast, from luxurious rooms to amazing views, from high-quality services to amenities. The location is really its draw card, situated in the northwest tip of the beautiful island, it offers a tranquil experience as it is detached from the hustle and bustle of Boracay but still puts you close to exciting happenings. Their private beaches offer white sand, crystal clear water, and breathtaking sunsets. The two adorable outdoor pools are also a real treat. All guest rooms and villas are comfortably equipped with a flat-screen TV with a DVD player and a private pool or outdoor hot tub.
Mandala Spa & Resort Villas walks its talk, “experience yourself” - which suggests fulfilling your needs and aspirations by indulging in an authentic spa, wellness, and memorable experiences. Recreational activities such as Watsu water therapy pool and yoga sessions are one of the wow factors here, plus water activities and tours can be arranged by their staff. This resort also promotes eco-conscious practices by setting sustainable environmental policies and initiatives like water and energy conservation. Their luxurious villas feature polished wooden floors and are equipped with amenities like an iPod dock, flat-screen TV, and a private terrace. If you want to venture out, White Beach is just a five-minute walk away.
Hands down for Discovery Shores Boracay! This hotel promotes plenty of eco-conscious practices like eliminating plastic use, participating in beach clean-ups, and organizing the PET bottle project - using PET bottles to make eco-bricks. If you fancy buying splendid souvenirs, Shorelines Gift Shop is at your service. A blast family vacation is guaranteed here, wherein a children’s playground and game room are available. You can enjoy amazing views of their pool or man-made waterfalls from their luxurious rooms. They are also complete with a huge flat-screen TV, safe, and a minibar. You don’t have to go far to experience Boracay’s culinary scene, plenty of onsite restaurants like Sands Restaurant and Platitos and the Pool Bar serve a real treat for everyone.
Movenpick Resort & Spa Boracay is known for its consistent and rich tradition of Swiss-rooted hospitality and high-quality services. The whole property is detached from the busier parts of Boracay, which means privacy and a serene stay are guaranteed. Strict water waste disposal and management are being practiced here by installing a sewerage-treatment plant, which ensures no disposed water will go to the ocean. If you’re up for a water adventure, Baling Hai Beach and Diniwid Beach are just a 15-minute walk away. All units are comfortable and come with a minibar, safe, flat-screen TV, and electric kettle.
Movenpick Resort & Spa Boracay
Address: Punta Bunga Cove, Barangay Yapak
Security alarm Shuttle service (free) Physical distancing in dining areas Shops (on site) All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized Process in place to check health of guests Snorkelling Non-smoking rooms
Hue Hotels and Resorts Boracay is an awardee for the sustainability and hospitality category for RTF (Rethinking The Future) - a world-renowned architecture and design trend hub which promotes sustainability. Before the closure of Boracay due to its environmental issues, Hue Hotels was continuously following the green rules by practicing segregation-disposal of garbage, installing a sewer treatment plant and water refilling plant, using LED lights, and even using bicycles and pedicabs as an alternative for fueled vehicles. Located near the heart of the city, this hotel offers the best of Boracay, from attractions to entertainment and activities. It boasts 126 gorgeous rooms equipped with modern necessities to make your stay beyond comfortable.
Hue Hotels and Resorts Boracay Managed by HII
Address: Station 2, Main Road, Station 3, Boracay Island, Philippines, 5608
From its name “Azul”, One Azul Boracay brings you closer to the gorgeous blue ocean of Boracay. Diniwid Beach is just a few minutes’ walks away, which offers relaxation and water activities. This resort adheres strictly to implementing sustainability practices like lesser use of groundwater, diesel, and petrol; waste management; and using eco-friendly materials. If you fancy a little bit of shopping D’Mall is just a 10-minute walk away. All air-conditioned rooms are equipped with a flat-screen TV with cable channels, shower facilities, and toiletries.
Boracay is more beautiful than ever
Boracay offers a gateway into the Philippines and is the best alternative to the hustle and bustle of Manila. This paradise is back from a six-month rehabilitation, which means, Boracay is more beautiful than ever with its new and improved look, safer and cleaner environment, and more eco-friendly accommodations. It’s now time to experience the new version of Boracay. Book now.
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