Antipolo, Philippines, just east of Manila by about 35 minutes, is a natural and cultural destination to put on your travel map for upcoming stays. Known for the Catholic pilgrimage held every May to the shrine to Our Lady of Peace and Good Voyage’s Virgin Mary, this is just one attraction. However, Antipolo also boasts tropical gardens, a thriving art scene, and beautiful Mediterranean-inspired homes, creating a holiday ambiance. Set in the Sierra Madre Mountains, the Pamitinan Cave, the Wawa Dam, and Hinulugang Taktak Nature Reserve, are all natural wonders to behold. These top accommodations will help to inspire your staycation in Antipolo, Philippines. Scroll down to find inspiration for your next staycation!
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Tucked in the majestic mountains of Antipolo, LeBlanc Hotel and Resort is your quick retreat from the city. With a wide range of guest rooms and suites, it is the perfect staycation spot for small groups and large families alike. Interconnecting rooms can be arranged upon request. Every room is designed to be modern and airy with first-class beds and bathrooms for utmost comfort.
The indoor and outdoor swimming pools are sure ways to kick off the fun and laughter. Dine at LeBlanc’s in-house restaurant, The Bistro, and sink your teeth in the gastronomic food servings. Don’t miss out on the specialty cocktails too. During your stay, enjoy the Wi-Fi access throughout the property.
LeBlanc Hotel and Resort
Address: 3 Taktak Rd. Brgy. Dela Paz Antipolo City, Dela Paz, Antipolo, Philippines, 1870
2. Mount Purro Nature Reserve
One of Antipolo’s rural charms is Mount Purro Nature Reserve, a fully operational eco-park nestled in the highlands of the Sierra Madre mountain range. The place is ideal for eco-conscious travelers as the operation of the property is greatly rooted in the reforestation and rehabilitation of the Upper Marikina Watershed. From a small “bahay kubo”, where families and friends spend quality time together, it has now primarily become a destination for serene relaxation and recreation while immersing with nature.
Have a little escape from the urban comforts and experience humble countryside living. The 36 hectares (89 acres) forest sanctuary offers overnight accommodations and facilities for a unique outdoor experience. It has eight types of suites and homes available for a nature-filled staycation.
Mount Purro Nature Reserve
Address: Purok 5, Barangay Calawis, Antipolo City, Philippines
Website: Mount Purro Nature Reserve
3. The Grounds Resort
Editor's Note: Photo taken from the establishment's official social account
Another private resort where you can spend a staycation with the family is The Grounds Resort. Located in Ticzon Herbal Park, this relaxing place highlights its lush garden, rustic accommodations, and private swimming pool for visitors to savor. The resort highly echoes the province-like atmosphere, a vibe that a solace-seeking guest will solidly enjoy.
It features two guesthouses: the Hobbit, which sleeps six to nine persons, and the Cabin House, great for four to six guests. The resort provides a private swimming pool, several pocket gardens with seating, and a lot of tranquil spots. Enjoy the al fresco dining at the gazebo that sparkles at night with its overhead lights.
The Grounds Resort
Address: Ticzon Herbal Park, 7 P. Oliveros Street, Antipolo, 1870 Rizal
Website: The Grounds Resort
Opening hours: 9am - 5pm, 7pm - 7am (daily)
Industrial and chic, this Airbnb is all yours to click. The design of this apartment is a lovely marriage of industrial and stylish aesthetics, with exposed metal beams and corrugated ceilings softened by textured furnishings and warm lighting. The gleaming sunlight that ushers into the apartment highlight the custom and stunning decorations even more. It can accommodate two to four guests with its queen- and double-size beds in the mezzanine-type bedroom.
You can get busy preparing snacks in the full kitchen before watching blockbuster films through Netflix on the smart TV. Make it a point to feel the warm Antipolo weather too, the spacious balcony with contemporary seats and table makes the viewing cozier. If you are driving to this staycation spot, two parking options are available within and near the property.
Cozy Industrial Chic Apt,Netflix+Balcony,AntipoloRizal, Calabarzon, PhilippinesSuperhost
Top guest reviewswhat we loved the most - the kitchen amenities and overall combined function+ aestheticsit was indeed cozy with a view and very wonderful interiorsvery accessible and stylish :) it's essentially complete with the kitchen and full set of kitchen waresnice & cozy place to chilljust a suggestion the bathroom would be fantastic if there's a bidetplace is clean and stylishit was clean and well organisedthe apartment was really clean when we arrivedjackie’s place is very clean and cozyclean relaxing and unique yung style ng house
Host:jackie is a super hostvery accommodating host kudosthe caretaker was very helpfulleonora the on site host is very obliging and charmingjackie was very friendly and accommodatingRead more reviewsit’s also close to the centre of cogeo which is another positivelovely space near the metroa relaxing neat and well organized apartment in a surprisingly calm neighborhood near busy cogeothe place is so relaxing and so near in the marketjackie's place is ideal if you want to relax and don't want to go that far
Bask under the sun in the infinity pool of this staycation home along Sumulong Highway in Antipolo. Boasting an outdoor swimming pool overlooking the breathtaking landscape of the province, this place makes it hard to deny yourself an all-day soaking and splashing. This accommodation maximizes the fun for 16 guests and has ample pool and rooftop lounge space for everyone to hang out.
Be it in the three cozy bedrooms, rooftop with a 360-degree view, or in the infinity pool, you’ll surely find a great spot to watch the glorious sunset. The villa is family- and pet-friendly as it also features a kiddie pool and allows pets to tag along with your staycation. Be aware that swimming is allowed until 10pm and noise should be minimized in compliance with the city ordinance.
Maddie's Mi-Santorini “BEST SCENIC” (Antipolo)2020Lalawigan ng Rizal, PhilippinesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthough wifi was not working that well it did not stop us to enjoy our staythe tiles in the pool are old and you can easily get scratchesthe kids enjoyed swimming and the adults really took the time to relax and enjoy the viewthe infinity pool and roof deck overlooking manila was a great spot to spend the daylevel 6 open dining and kitchen (with makeshift roof only—-not good when it’s raining)needs improvement for the cleanliness as we found blood drips in the mini bar fridgethe place is very nice and cleanvillas 2 and 3 are spacious clean comfy good decor and with cold ac
Host:excellent host & amazing placeshe was really kind and approachablethe host and the care taker is very nicethe care taker is so amazingthe staff as well as the host is very accommodating and friendlyRead more reviewsgreat location for family bonding :)the location is very easy to locategreat location and good for family gatheringsa great place for a breather from the busy life of the metroplace was amazing and more than what we expected
This secluded property is a bungalow house stashed in a densely planted estate. With a beautiful garden and a sparkling swimming pool, you’re most likely to have a restful retreat. The spacious property features a bright lounge with unique cushion seating and two bedrooms suitable for six guests.
From every direction, the organic vibe of the space speaks of the ingenious use of bamboo in the furniture. Wooden cabinetries and furniture embellish the space in an attention-grabbing manner. The villa is surrounded by quiet nature but is close enough to the public market and grocery store. It is recommended to buy fresh goods and then prepare healthy meals in the well-equipped kitchen during your stay.
Antipolo - Secluded and RomanticAntipolo, Calabarzon, PhilippinesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsbig bungalow w/ cozy & classy interiors complete & quality amenitiesthe kitchen is fully equipped and you need not worry about anything for cookingit’s clean beyond words with the comfiest of beds and furnitureour babies had fun with the poolthe living room is a very comfortable place to restsuper clean and comfythe place was very clean and organizedthe bathroom is very clean and towels are well-providedthe house is so clean and bigthe house was really clean and overall pleasant
Host:the host was very responsivethe hosts are very welcomingthe staff were amazing and accomodating they made sure we were comfortablehost was very responsive and accommodating with our simple requestshost is very friendly and accommodatingRead more reviewsperfect place to unwind away from the busy citythe place is the perfect get away from the cityignacio’s place is a perfect getaway near manilaa great place to stay for a quick get awaywonderful and peaceful place not so far from the city
Disconnect from the bustling crowd and connect more with nature through Balay Natu Country Home. This property is tucked in the 30-hectare (74.1-acre) estate of Pestaño Farm, open to comfortably accommodate up to 22 guests. It is a perfect place to host your next family and friends getaway, small retreats, or small corporate team-building activities. The group can enjoy the day swimming in the pool or touring the area via an all-terrain vehicle.
After the exciting pursuits, re-energize the spirit at Noy Pepe Farm Cafe, an on-site restaurant that serves Filipino and intercontinental dishes. On the same estate, there is another attraction called Phillip’s Sanctuary. Balay Natu guests are allowed to explore the sanctuary’s hanging bridge, multi-purpose trails, chapel, picnic areas, and playground.
Balay Natu Country Home w Private Pool at AntipoloSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe house has good wifi connection tooit has two pools airconditioned rooms working kitchen wifi free parking nature animals kids playgroundsometimes spotty signal can be a blessing (the wi-fi works though)i like the fact that there are tables for outdoor dining and a barbeque grillwi-fi strength is good that i/we didn't need to connect to mobile dataspacious and clean housethe place is huge and it was cleanthe home is clean and looks as it does in the photos
Host:care taker are very helpful and the host is easy to communicate withthey had caretakers taking shifts who were really helpfulthis is something that the host needs to improverequests are coordinated very well w the caretakerthe place is well maintained and the care takers are very attentiveRead more reviews- location: lovely but private vehicle is a must
The next staycation spot to consider is this resthouse nestled in the private village of Forest Hills Residential Estates. The modern and vibrant facade of the home is quite telling of the comfort and recreation that it offers. With its outdoor swimming pool, billiards area, multi-purpose deck, and kiddie play corner, family fun can be spelled in many unique ways.
The three-floor property features four comfortable bedrooms, a high-ceiling living space with a 60-inch LED TV, a balcony with a mountain view, and a roof deck with a lounge. Modern living will surely appeal to you upon your arrival. As it is located in a private village, security is ensured and is further boosted by the CCTV unit placed on the property.
Private Resthouse with Cozy Pool and Nice ViewAntipolo, Calabarzon, PhilippinesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe bathrooms are also complete with stuffs like shampoo conditioner and body washso a jump in the pool is most welcomewe loved the pool which also lights up at night great for night swimmingplace is clean and newly builteverything is new and cleanplace is well guarded safe clean and very spaciousRead more reviews
Host:host is responsive and nice
Come with the whole family and enjoy this hidden gem along Sumulong Highway called Casa Nenita. Large enough to accommodate 15 guests, there are plenty of beds in this lovely dwelling. With an adjacent adult and kiddie pool at the center of the property, your staycation’s highlights will surely center around this glistening attraction.
Create more family memories in the spacious common room that serves as a lounge and dining area. If love for music runs in the blood, the fine karaoke and sound system in the lounge will be more than a treat. There is also a dedicated kitchen and grilling area for all the meal prep requirements. At night, Casa Nenita shines even more as its ambiance becomes more homey and cozy with its play of lights.
Antipolo Private Pool - CASA NENITAAntipolo, Calabarzon, Philippines
Top guest reviewsit has spacious 3 bedrooms nice living and kitchen area with complete kitchen waresvery nice pool setup overall landscape and night lightingplace is clean and spaciousthe place was very spacious and clean
Host:great place host is very accommodatingresponsive host and with very friendly caretakerthanks to the host and care taker who assisted me from booking to check inRead more reviewsthe location was also very easy to findplace is great for family gatheringa good place to spend vacation with families and friendsa good place to spend a vacation with families and friends
If you want something simple and aren’t concerned about modern-day luxury, then this property inside Mille Luce Village is for you. The fully fenced and gated house has two bedrooms good for five guests, one is fitted with a queen-size bed and the other with a bunk bed. The kitchen can facilitate light cooking and the lounge entertains with a 42-inch flat-screen TV.
It also features a wide lawn that can be used as a parking or additional recreational space. Wi-Fi is free for longer stays but the host provides a prepaid modem which you can top up to enable an internet connection.
Cheerful House w/ 2 bedrooms + Free parking spaceAntipolo, Calabarzon, PhilippinesSuperhost
Top guest reviewsthe place was so clean and complete ang kitchen utensils kaya di kami namroblemathe place is cleanthe area is clean the house itself is spacious and cozythe area is clean the house itself is spacious and cozythe house is nice and clean and the caretaker is kinddddd
Host:she's very responsive and accommodating to our questionsthe caretaker myrna is accommodating and is kind to assist us with our needsgreat host great place and a real value for moneywould definitely come back host was very helpfulkudos to ate myrna for being so kind and accommodating and to ms carol who's very responsiveRead more reviews-location is private and neighborhood is peaceful -accommodating host -nice backyard for extra activities -gated parkimg spacecarol’s home is very quiet and comfortable location is very convenient near shops and public transportgreat location great house squeaky clean felt safe and securewe loved this house it’s a lovely good sized well designed house in a quiet subdivisionthe house is accessible to nearby mall and the place was very quiet and peaceful
Loreland Farm Resort offers the best staycation in Antipolo, and it includes beautiful outdoor pools, a spa, a restaurant, and a playground. Additionally, it’s just a seven-minute drive from Hinulugang Taktak, a protected reserve and a water park that should not be missed. Antipolo Church, described as a “nature church” for its high, windowed walls, is a 15-minute drive from the resort. With family rooms available, this accommodation is perfect for larger groups.
Altaroca Mountain Resort and Events Place is ready for your group staycation! This staycation in Antipolo with a pool, a garden, and BBQ facilities is perfect. It has everything one needs for a relaxing staycation. With a large terrace, a restaurant specializing in Chinese cuisine, and select rooms with mountain views, these added features are noteworthy. Additionally, an a-la-carte breakfast is available each morning.
Altaroca Mountain Resort and Events Place
Address: Taktak Road, Bankers Village, Barangay Sta. Cruz, Rizal
Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms
All you’ll need for a nice staycation by yourself or with loved ones near Manila is right at 203 Roadside Lexine in Antipolo. This apartment for rent is in a property that’s equipped with an outdoor swimming pool and garden with breathtaking views throughout. The rental includes one bedroom that can sleep four people and has air-conditioning and free Wi-Fi and Netflix for those cozy night-ins under the sheets. Pets are allowed on request, and charges may apply too. The closest landmark is the famous Pinto Art Museum, which is 5.4 km (3.35 mi) away.
One of the most affordable staycation spots in Antipolo is this one-bedroom apartment hosted by Baby. There’s arguably no better way to enjoy the city skyline than from the comfort of the garden and view deck of this property which comes with an outdoor pool, a children’s playground, and a shared lounge. Your unit, which sleeps four guests, is equipped with a kitchenette, a flat-screen TV, and a private bathroom for your own convenience. There’s also an on-site restaurant that offers either a la carte or American breakfast options, among others.
Another one of the city’s staycation spots that are suitable for all guest types, including those with kids, is 602 Antipolo. You can either choose the studio unit or the double room, but both come with sweeping mountain views. Your room is equipped with a television, a private bathroom, free Wi-Fi, and Netflix. At the property, you can enjoy amenities like the seasonal outdoor pool, bar, and picturesque garden. Let your little ones run around and tire themselves at the playground as you relax on the terrace and gaze at the breathtaking views all around.
AXJ Staycation is one of the accommodation options in Antipolo that all ages will enjoy. The rooms are built to resemble a lived-in home, giving you that personalized vibe. The property amenities include an outdoor pool and a spacious garden with seating and a view. Families will especially love staying here because of the child-friendly facilities like the playground. If you’re longing for a staycation with your loved ones at a place that offers plenty of things to do, consider this vacation rental!
Address: Marikina-Infanta Highway 102 plaza condominium Brgy Cupang
Non-smoking throughout Parking On-site parking Air conditioning Non-smoking rooms Swimming pool Garden Family rooms
Colorful hung parasols await you as you arrive at the gardens of Luljetta’s Place Garden Suites. With outdoor swimming pools, an international in-home restaurant, and a spa, it is easy to see why Luljetta’s is one of the top-rated accommodations in Antipolo. Built in 2016, this addition to the Antipolo area is still rather new. Lush gardens are set amidst mountain views when you stay at this staycation spot in Antipolo with a pool. Whether you are booking accommodation for two or for a family staycation, Luljetta’s, just 19.3 kilometers (12 miles) from the Manila International Airport, is an easy escape.
Luljetta's Place Garden Suites
Address: Sitio Loreland, Barangay San Roque, Rizal
Date & Dine Resort offers everything the name suggests; opportunities for romance. With an outdoor pool, a gym, an Italian restaurant, flat-screen TVs, BBQ’s for rent, as well as a quaint library, previous guests have given this location an 8.5/10 for couples. Additionally, found within walking distance (0.9 kilometers or 0.6 miles) to the Pinto Art Museum, making local culture part of your experience is easy to do.
Date and Dine Resort
Address: Beverly Hills Subdivision, 7th Avenue, Verbena / Begonia Drive, Beverly Hills, Antipolo, Philippines, 1870
Parking Restaurant Room service Bar Terrace Non-smoking rooms Airport shuttle Breakfast in the room
If your sense of travel values a strong aesthetic, look no further than The CityWalk Suites. Super clean and conveniently located to the Pinto Art Museum (1.7 kilometers or 1.1 miles away), The CityWalk Suites includes a garden, complimentary wifi, and a condo terrace. Drinks upon arrival and breakfast are included; added touches to a classy Antipolo stay. Be forewarned that a credit card can be used to make your reservation, but cash-only is accepted for payments in the hotel.
The CityWalk Suites Apartment
Address: M.L. Quezon Extension, Barangay San Roque, Rizal
Airport shuttle (additional charge) Fire extinguishers WiFi Available Shops (on site) Dry cleaning Laundry Security alarm Air conditioning
Relax in the terrace swimming pool overlooking the city skyline at Madie’s Antipolo Staycation Home. Free parking, wifi, and family rooms are available, as is nearby cycling for a chance to explore the area from a unique perspective. This is almost like an overlooking hotel in Antipolo, though it’s a home that sleeps up to 15 guests (bedrooms cannot be booked individually).
Maddie's Antipolo Staycation Home
Address: Springer Street La Montana Estates
With a rooftop restaurant, an outdoor patio, and karaoke as an option, Cafe Lupe Bed and Breakfast comes with a festive spirit. Foosball and table tennis are other added activities on the premises that are bound to keep you occupied. Wifi is also available, although past guests have noted it being slow. Parking is on the premises, and a flat-screen TV and air conditioning are also included.
OYO 132 Onea Bed and Breakfast
Address: 267-269 Sumulong Hwy
This exquisite staycation is everything a couple needs to unwind and enjoy one another’s presence. With an outdoor swimming pool, a tropical garden, and a kitchen, everything needed for a staycation is here. Located at the end of a dead-end street, this spot is truly for those looking to get away from it all. Though, if you are looking for a morning out, the Vieux Chalet, a local Swiss restaurant, is about a two-minute walk from here. A golf course is within 3.2 kilometers (2 miles) and massages can be arranged at an additional cost.
Secluded and Romantic
Address: Taktak Subdivision, Purok Sampaguita, Barangay Santa Cruz, Rizal
Taktak Place Garden offers gardens, an outdoor pool, and flat-screen TVs for guests. About 6.5 kilometers (4 miles) from both the Pinto Art Museum and Casa Santa Museum, this accommodation is within a reasonable distance of local attractions. Taktak Place Garden also offers a free shuttle to the airport.
Taktak Place Garden
Address: 7C Sampaguita Street, Sta. Cruz, Rizal
If you are into an adventurous kind of accommodation, then you may opt to stay at Salceda’s Nature Campsite Hill and Farms. Here, you may bring your camping gear and equipment or you can rent it on their campsite shop. This place is peaceful and spacious with clean and well-equipped facilities to ensure that you have everything that you need. While staying you will enjoy views of sunsets, cozy campfires, and truly rural camping experience. Moreover, they serve native dishes and also have fresh vegetables and some exotic food available. Maximize your stay here by meeting new friends on joint barbecue evenings on the farm.
Camper's Love Paradise with Kawa Bath Experience by Salceda Camp Hill
Address: CHAPEL OF SITIO SINGALONG BGY SAN JOSE
The Suite at Forest Ridge is ready for your family’s staycation at Antipolo! With a BBQ area, a common pool, a TV, and accessibility to nearby attractions, everything your family needs is waiting here. Casa Santa Museum is a mere 1.1 kilometers away (0.7 miles), with a beautiful 3-hectare (7-acre) garden, and Pinto Art Museum is only 3 kilometers (1.9 miles) away. Free wifi is available and pets are allowed at no extra cost, so you can feel just like you’re at home. The Suite at Forest Ridge is perfect for catching up with your family. Book this rental today!
The Suite at Forest Ridge
Address: 26 Mimosa Street, Forest Ridge, San Isidro, Rizal
Relaxation abounds at these Antipolo staycations
Pools, lush greenery, and access to the cultural attractions are key elements in all of Antipolo’s staycation accommodations. Each location offers a unique perspective on the area, whether for those looking for some quality time as a couple or for large families looking for a spot for a reunion. With these ten locations, you are sure to find one that fits your needs and inspires you to explore the rich natural and cultural wonders that Antipolo has to offer. Book your staycation today and begin your renewal in Antipolo.
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