Located in the Calabarzon region in Luzon, the province of Batangas is one of the most popular tourist destinations near Manila. Home to the complex Taal volcano that is part of the Pacific ring of fire and plenty of breathtaking beaches and dive spots, Batangas is frequented by local visitors and expert scuba divers from all over the world. Whether it is exploring one of the most diverse marine ecosystems in the ocean or marveling at the beauty of the colonial architecture and the basilicas in the cities, Batangas treats its visitors with the best of both worlds. Here is a list of top places to spend staycations in Batangas, the Philippines that will offer you all the amenities needed for a relaxing vacation as well as let you explore the wonders of this slice of paradise.
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One of the most frequented spots, as well as the best staycations in Batangas, Canyon Cove Hotel and Spa is a relaxed beachfront hotel overlooking Nasugbu Bay offers rooms with an emphasis on comfort and aesthetics. The hotel features guest rooms with daybeds, a private cove with breathtaking views of the West Philippine Sea, a recreational swimming pool with bay views, a laid back restaurant and with a terrace, and a kid’s playground. The cove also offers a range of water sports activities such as kayaking, snorkeling, paddle boarding, jet skiing, free diving, island hopping, speed boating and frolicking in an inflatable water park.
Situated on the shores of the world-famous Taal Lake, Club Balai Isabel is a laid back resort that offers everything needed for a tropical beach vacay with the comforts of city living. The resort offers air-conditioned guest rooms, restaurants with sumptuous Filipino dishes and Batangas specialities, a relaxing outdoor pool, cabanas and loads of water sports activities. The resort also includes spacious grounds and halls with a capacity of up to 800 persons that are suitable for corporate events and as a wedding destination.
Days Hotel by Wyndham offers spacious and comfortable guest rooms and everything needed for a relaxing stay in the heart of the city. The standard rooms feature cable TV, a double size bed, air conditioning, and a reading room, making it an affordable staycation in Batangas. Days Hotel is right next to a mall and the city’s favorite night club that will satisfy your shopping and partying needs in the city after your adventures along the coast.
With peaceful and serene surroundings of a farm and amenities of urban living, this resort is ideal for vacations, family reunions, team building events, weddings and other private gatherings. The accommodation includes dorm rooms, private rooms, glamping units, suites and villas. The resort is located 1000 feet (304.8 metres) above sea level and provides the perfect vantage point for tourists to take in breathtaking views of Taal Lake, Tagaytay Ridges and Mt. Makulot.
Located in the midst of a cool and verdant mountainscape, Mount Malarayat is a great staycation in Batangas with a pool and other promising features like a professional golf course, air-conditioned rooms, an outdoor pool, a restaurant with chef-inspired dishes, a fitness center, a tennis court, and a kids playground. With magnificent views of hills and lush greens in the surrounding scenic area, this resort offers a unique vacation for anyone looking to take a break from the city. The Suites At Mount Malarayat seamlessly integrates gorgeous natural landscapes with the meticulously designed man-made features of the hotel’s vicinity for guests’ optimum staycation experience.
Club Punta Fuego is nestled in the coast of Nasugbu and offers luxurious amenities and facilities that are perfect for a comfortable, private getaway in the Batangas. With a blend of modern design and natural beauty, this resort offers standard rooms that feature plush beds, spacious bathrooms, and sea view rooms that boast a balcony with scenic views of the West Philippine Sea. The resort also includes a restaurant with a beach setting, a swimming pool, a spa, and access to water sports activities and a golf course.
This modern, upscale hotel offers luxurious accommodation with easy access to must-visit destinations and is ideal for both business and leisure travelers. The hotel features a private jet pool, keyless door access, super-fast internet, comfortable guest rooms and suites with thoughtful amenities and poolside private dining options. You can also choose to use the chauffeur services and car rental options provided by the hotel to drive around and explore the city. Luks Lofts Hotel & Residences is a great find, making it one of the best places to spend a staycation in Batangas beach area for those who wish to experience more sun, sand, and fun when in the Philippines.
Dedicated to providing transformative and sustainable lifestyle retreats, this resort is nestled in an environment that radiates positive energy and delivers a peaceful, relaxing getaway. The accommodation includes suites and villas that feature traditional, rustic decors, air conditioning, wifi, a flat-screen cable TV, a daybed and an ensuite bathroom. The hotel offers holistic wellness programs, vegan restaurants and a stay that is perfect for anyone looking to unload stresses and revitalize amidst the lush landscapes of Batangas.
Tucked away in a cove, this tropical sanctuary offers cozy accommodations with stellar amenities in a pristine environment. The resort features an infinity pool, a restaurant with a family-style buffet, and cozy daybeds on the beach. These comfortable guestrooms are nestled in the midst of beautiful landscapes with floor to ceiling window frames, and spacious air-conditioned rooms perfect for family vacations and romantic getaways. Cala, Laiya is also great for groups, whether you’re on a staycation in Batangas for family bonding time or a weekend escape with friends, it’s a resort for every type of traveler in the book.
This seven-storey beach resort is located at a five-minute walking distance away from the beach and offers spacious rooms with thoughtful amenities. With stunning views of the lush mountains around, the resort offers amenities that include restaurants that feature Spanish and Filipino dishes, a rain spa with organic and indigenous local products, a fitness centre, an outdoor pool and air-conditioned rooms. The rooms offer picturesque views of a man-made lagoon and the surrounding mountains from the verandah and deliver a relaxing retreat away from the hustle and bustle of the city life.
Frequently asked questions about staycations in Batangas, Philippines
1. Where can I go overnight in Batangas?
One of the great places to check out overnight is Manuel Uy Beach Resort that is not just a regular beach but a camping site as well where locals and tourists alike bring their tents for overnight stargazing and night swims.
2. Where can I take my kids in Batangas?
Some of the many family-friendly and child-friendly places to go to in Batangas include the popular Milea Bee Farm in Lipa City, Batangas where kids can learn more about bees and see how honey is made up close!
3. Where can I spend weekends in Batangas?
A great spot for weekend-getaways with your loved ones and friends is The Farm at San Benito. Guests will enjoy relaxing sweet escape with stunning villas, engaging wellness activities, and vegan-friendly restaurants to check out.
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With modern rooms featuring top-notch amenities and classic comforts, the above spots are the best bets for a fun-filled staycation in Batangas. Book your accommodation now and enjoy a relaxing break with your loved ones in this piece of heaven on Earth.
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