Five hours away from the bustling city of Manila, you can find the polar opposite, the city of Baler. Instead of office buildings and clustered dwellings, here you will find endless beaches, beautiful rock formations, and even waterfalls! Miles of unspoiled coastline offer panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean and a glorious sunrise. If you’re looking for a getaway to unwind and get up close with nature, Baler is an absolute delight. Keep reading to find out about some of the best Airbnb vacation rentals in this seaside town.
If you’re traveling in a big group, this Deluxe Beach Villa is perfect for you. With four beds and two baths, up to eight guests can fit comfortably. The Villa also boasts amenities like a pool and hot tub where you can soak your troubles away in complete privacy. Nearby, you’ll find top attractions like the Sabang surfing site and the Dicasalarin Beach Cove. A short walk will bring you to the spectacular Diguisit falls, where you can challenge yourself to trek up to the peak or just wade in the refreshing waters and let the cold water soothe your back.
2 BR Deluxe Beach Villa by Eugene’s PlaceBaler, Aurora, Philippines
As its name suggests, the Baler Beach Front Villa sits directly across the water, with nothing but a sandy stretch of sand in between. Apart from the perks of having such an easy access to the beach, the Baler Beach Front Villa is also located conveniently near Dicasalarin Beach Cove and the Diguisit Falls. Surfing enthusiasts can also head to Sabang Surfing Site, located a mere 15 minutes drive away, making it possible to hit the waves before the rest of the crowd starts spilling in.
Beach Front Villa by Eugene’s PlaceBaler, Aurora, Philippines
The Baler Beachfront House is an ideal choice for trips with the whole family or a big group of friends. With 6 snuggly beds and spacious rooms, the house comfortably accommodates up to ten guests. For some bonding time after a day out exploring Baler, feel free to use the host’s karaoke machine or have a dip in your very own swimming pool!
Baler Beachfront HouseBaler, Central Luzon, Philippines
Lovely, vibrant murals on the walls of the Kahanamoku inn will catch your eye from afar. You are definitely mistaken if you expect this place to be crowded and noisy. Instead, find yourself drawn into a quiet compound at the foot of a hill. If you’re looking for a quiet place to relax in Baler, the Kahanamoku inn is a wonderful choice. From your balcony, you can look out at the nearby mountains from different angles, and from the steps outside the inn, you’ll be treated to views of the stunning Pacific Ocean. The inn also offers yoga classes by their in-house teacher. Even if you’re not much of a yogi, it’s always good to sneak in and enjoy a good stretch, pace out your breathing and attempt some meditative exercises. Indulge in all these and find your zen within the tranquil compound of Kahanamoku inn.
Kahanamoku - Mini Suite 2Baler, Central Luzon, Philippines
Not every traveler visiting Baler is interested in the lively festivities around central Sabang beach, especially when you just need a good night of well-deserved rest. This beachfront house is a perfect alternative to the crowds at backpacker’s inns and hostels. Located on the quieter end of Sabang beach, you can still benefit from the proximity to the surfing region while retiring to a more serene environment at night.
nnyl Baler Beach front Room no.2 (2-4pax)Baler, Central Luzon, Philippines
The Baler Kubo Transient House is a charming, homely option to the tiny backpacker’s inns and hotels around Baler. Constructed primarily of wood with a few thatched roofs and a simple hammock, you’ll get a taste of what it’s like living in a local’s own traditional home. Situated along Sabang Beach, there will be plenty of opportunities to laze on the beach, or to challenge yourself in catching some waves on your surfboard. Exploring the popular tourist attractions in the area is also convenient, where a short walk will bring you to Ermita Hill while the Diguisit rock formations is located a ten-minute drive away.
Baler Kubo Transient House - Twin Kubo (C)Baler, Central Luzon, Philippines
Clean, simple, and well lit, this vacation rental will provide you with a comfortable night’s rest. Previous guests have also enjoyed the hospitality of the hosts who live in the vicinity. Apart from ensuring that the rooms are kept neat and tidy, the hosts even go the extra mile to arrange for transport around the area, or to pick guests from the local bus station. Residing here, you will definitely have a wonderful time exploring the famous rock formations of Baler, which are located just nearby.
DelaTorre Beach Rock Formation Baler, Aurora Room2Diguisit Beach, Central Luzon, Philippines
This Simple and Homey Guesthouse is situated in a great location in Baler, just two minutes by foot from the surfing hotspot of Sabang Beach. To help you make the most of your time here, the hosts offer surf lessons for novices and also bicycles for rent. Don’t be shy and rent those bikes, so that you can explore gorgeous Baler with ease. Another perk of the guesthouse is its unique menu. While other hotels in the area serve up local dishes and perhaps your usual eggs and toast for breakfast, this guesthouse specializes in Japanese cuisine, with takoyaki and okonomiyaki available daily and ramen on certain days.
HAMADA'S Guesthouse - 200m from the beachBaler, Central Luzon, Philippines
An ideal vacation home located on a building’s second floor, to enjoy a relaxed and rejuvenating getaway with your loved ones. Suitable for seven persons, it enjoys a central location in Baler and is just a short walk to the bustling central market and the terminal. The fully equipped accommodation is also at a comfortable distance from major tourist attractions. The host has arranged for several amenities including pocket Wi-Fi access, a laptop-friendly workspace, TV with cable channels, and air conditioning.
Baler Centro Vacation Home - 2nd floorBaler, Central Luzon, Philippines
This little vacation lodge is all about fuss-free simplicity. If you’re looking for a good, cozy place to stay, this room ticks those boxes. Located right by the Sabang Beach, it is no wonder this accommodation is a popular option amongst surfers. Further, the accommodation offers well-maintained surfboards for rent. After a long day out in the sun, you might want to enjoy a hearty meal nearby instead of traveling for miles to refuel. Fortunately, this lodge is conveniently situated near a number of restaurants, so finding food is never an uphill task.
Fan-room 1 w/ ensuite toilet & bath
You’re not likely to forget GoSurfari after a visit. Apart from its quirky name, GoSurfari also stands out as a beautifully designed surf house with European influences. Homely touches are everywhere - from the long dining table that encourages travelers from all over the world to sit and dine together, to the chalkboard where guests can leave their own little mark. Whether you’re a veteran surfer or have never stepped on a board before, you’ll be welcomed here with open arms.
GoSurfari house+ breakfast(private AC room 4PAX)5
Experience the bucolic charm of Baler
Baler is preceded by a huge reputation as one of the best surfing sites in the country, for good reason! Surf shops and rentals have sprung up in multitudes along scenic Sabang beach, drawing in friendly faces of the surf community from across the globe. Besides the sand and surf, Baler also has an array of other attractions to keep visitors enthralled. We hope this list of vacation rentals will be useful in planning your visit to this increasingly popular destination in the Philippines.
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