History and culture buffs will love Bataan, a province in Luzon. It’s about three hours away from Manila and quite famous for having historical museums, biking trails, beautiful beaches and waterfalls. A must visit is Balanga, its capital city and one of the places that will educate you about Philippine’s history. It’s also where you can find the Mount Samat National Shrine or the Dambana na Kagitingan where the fallen heroes are buried. Don’t forget to visit the beautiful beaches and go swimming in the inviting waters. If you’re in Manila, visit Bataan and check out these Airbnb vacation rentals in the area.
Get away from the hustle and bustle of the city in this vacation home situated on top of the mountains. Here you can truly unwind and relax at the infinity pool and the cool breeze. It’s also a perfect place to watch both the sunrise and the sunset. They have large houses that can accommodate a maximum of 45 guests, so it’s ideal for get-togethers or teambuilding. Guests will have access to almost everything including a karaoke machine where you can sing your heart out.
Casa Generosa sa Tala - Pool & Stunning ViewsOrani, Central Luzon, Philippines
Top guest reviewsamazing place amazing pool with stunning viewthe place is beautiful with a stunning view from the poolwe hoped for bigger rooms and all ac units to be workingthe house was exclusive to us and the view & the pool were extremely relaxingmy family loved it especially the pool with the viewthe house is acceptably clean and tidyplease consider cleaning the water more oftenit is no longer clean it looks like it's been a weeks since it was last cleaned2very relaxing clean and good for groupsthe pool was clean and the water is very clear (no chlorine)
Host:the housekeepers were really hospitable and welcoming toothe caretaker was very helpfulkind host responsive to inquiriesour host was very helpful througout our bookingthe staff is very friendly and very helpfulRead more reviewsgreat location quiet and calm perfect to disconnectcasa mayora is an excellent place for family bonding and is only 1a lovely place to spend time with the familywe absolutely love the place the trip is definitely one for the bookscommunication was great and the location is amazing
Ideal for a family vacation, this home offers good amenities to its guests such as a swimming pool, cottage for relaxation, garden, playground, badminton or volleyball court, kiddie pool with artificial waterfalls, jacuzzi, wifi and lots more! Although there are no cooking facilities here, you can buy food in the city — only a few minutes away — and heat them in the microwave. They do offer buffet lunch and dinner upon advance arrangement.
PAPAS GARDEN Peaceful Private Clean Cool ExclusiveMariveles, Central Luzon, Philippines
Top guest reviewsfurthermore there rooms are all equipped with aircon hot shower clean sheets and wifi connectionthe place is like a mini resort with beautiful garden bar badminton/volleyball court and 2 poolsthis place is perfect for anyone who wants to relax because the ambience is cozy serene and comfortingthe place is big clean and airyfurthermore the rooms are clean and well maintained that we had a well rest during our staythe place was perfect for the whole family as it was secluded and very cleanthe exclusivity and cleanliness of the place made it remarkablethe place is spacious and very well kept and their food is divine
Host:the staff were friendly and accomodatingmaam rose and her staff's hospitality is outstandingengaging host interaction is to be expected as she lives within the premisesthank you for hosting our groupmaam rose was such a great hostRead more reviewsgreat place to relax with your family and close friendsif ever we'll go back to mariveles i will definitely choose her place againthe place is big and spacious you will be satisfied of what you paid forthe best place to stay in marivelesperfect place to stay in mariveles you will definitely enjoy your stay in papas garden p
If you love gardens and the outdoors, this place is for you. The native house is located in a very large and spacious property with beautiful gardens, natural pool, river access, giant swimming, high viewing deck and lots of cool places for Instagram shots. Guests won’t have access to the kitchen but can be provided with a grill for cooking. They can also cook your food for USD 4 per dish. You’ll also be provided with a rice cooker, drinking water, fan and kitchen utensils. Breakfast is free.
Bataan Heartland - Native Ifugao House 1City of Balanga, Central Luzon, Philippines
Top guest reviewsThe place is cozy & it feels like living in the old timesIt was raining during our stayBut still tolerable though for one nightaraw to appeciate the beauty of the placethere is so much green space to breathe fresh airThe swimming pool is cleanso you can take a bath without worryingYou must meet and greet "digong" (dalmatian-like dog) and "doglas"
Host:Sir Edmond is a wonderful and accomodating hostThe host as well is very simple and approachableThe host is very responsive & thoughtfulthe caretaker was really helpful and approachableHe's approachable and all the other staffs as wellRead more reviewsSuch a paradise Privacy and exclusivity at its bestVery secluded and preserved place in Bataan SwearPerfect place to unwind from city lifeBataan Heartland marked a place in my heart too cheesy but its trueBest way to get disconnected to the world and relax
Up to 32 guests are allowed to comfortably stay in this extremely large property in Bataan. Al-fresco dining is available and there are beautiful structures that will amaze guests. These houses are somewhat small and not be ideal for very tall people. It’s comfortable and cozy though. They offer free breakfast and you can grill your own food as well. If you love to eat at a restaurant, you would need to drive to get there. Otherwise, just ask your hosts to prepare the food for you (with a fee, of course.)
Bataan Heartland - Native Ifugao House 3City of Balanga, Central Luzon, Philippines
Top guest reviewswe stayed at an ifugao hut though small but very very comfortable (has ac and bidet)the artworks the pool the fireflies at night the beautiful flowers landscape and the delicious mealwe enjoyed the afternoon and morning dip at the pool with it's natural water from the lakethe room had good quality appliances and fixtures
Host:sir edmond and his staff are all kind and approachablesir edmond was also a great host and he tried to accommodate all our requestsstaffs are very polite and super warmwarm staff great garden with little surprises here and theremore than the place sir edmond and his staff are also welcoming and helpfulRead more reviewsa wonderful paradise and place to staythe place is a paradisefor those who love a quiet place away from the crowd this is the place to stayit's a great place to relaxif you want to relax without going too far from home this is the perfect place to be
Stay in this two-story guest house located near the market where there’s a famous pizza place. This child-friendly home features a swimming pool ideal for both adults and children. Each accommodation will give you access to the pool, kitchen, grilling area, and private room. It can accommodate up to 10 people. This home also features a beautiful garden and a tree house.
Transient Place with Pool in Orion BataanOrion, Central Luzon, Philippines
Top guest reviewsthe rooms can fit up to 12paxbeing a food enthusiast myself i personally liked the grill and kitchen areas with complete cookware and utensilseach room easily fits 4 or 5 people with comfortable beds and pillowsthe whole place is well-maintained and the pool's fresh water adds a natural touchthe room is perfectvery clean and intimate placeclean comfortable affordable placethe place is clean and beautifulthe bathrooms are clean and spaciousthe place is nice and clean
Host:the host is very responsivevery accommodating and courteous ownersthe hosts are very helpful and accommodatingvery helpful and accommodating hostjirehl and royel are the most thoughtful gracious hostRead more reviewslocation is also easy to locategreat place ideal for a big familyvery good location and value for moneyvery nice location hospitable and great accomodationjirehl’s transient is a perfect place to stay for private family and/or friends gatherings
Everything you need is right at this wonderful vacation home in Bataan. A caretaker is available to assist you with your daily needs. If you need housekeeping or someone to cook your food, just let your hosts know. A local department store and the market is at a walking distance. You can shop for souvenirs there or get your groceries. If you want to explore historical Bataan, you may also contact your hosts for their vehicle rates. Other amenities include wifi, cable TV, some essentials, air-conditioning, kitchen, barbecue grill and parking.
Bataan Vacation HomeCity of Balanga, Central Luzon, Philippines
Top guest reviewsAs the houses next door are close to each other barking dog and loud neighbors can be heard when you're in the living room or entertainment roomThe place is secure and spaciousWe loved the very comfortable beds (in all rooms ) Lots of towels were providedIt is easy to communicate with the landlord and their assistantsThe photos provided pretty much shows the actual situation Noemi and Randy are greatThe house was very clean and comfortableThe house is spacious and cleanTheir linens are fresh clean and ironedThe place is spacious and very homeyThe linens are fresh and clean and ironed There is very strong flow of hot and cold water
Host:She gave good directions for us to find the house andamazing hosts/caretakers and great locationVery hospitable host Will definitely be backSo we cancelled that reservation and begged Noemi and Roland to take us backhe joined us during our christmas eve celebrationRead more reviewsso it's not too badLocation is great - public market is just right outside the villageThe house is secure and well-maintained by staffThe home's location is great Walking distance to the market as well as NewStarIt was easy for us to prepare our food since the public market is just walking distance
Stay close to all amenities and popular attractions when you stay in this vacation home in Bataan. Grocery stores and fast food restaurants are only a few minutes away. There are white sand beaches nearby too — perfect for swimming and scuba diving. If you want to explore more places, you can always visit Subic or Mariveles. You can get there via public transportation at Bataan Highway which is only three blocks away from this apartment. You can also visit the public market and buy some fresh seafood. Orion is a fishing town and quite famous for having all kinds of fish, squid, mussels, and shrimp.
2 Bedroom Apartment in Orion BataanOrion, Central Luzon, Philippines
Top guest reviewsthere's wifi good air-conditioning and hot water bathample amenities (especially fast wifi) for a most comfortable staythe wifi connection speed is pretty good overallboth the living room aircon and master bedroom aircon was really cold and worked extremely wellthe place is really cozy with great ambiance and excellent amenitiesclean and peacefulthe place is clean spacious and quietthe apartment was cleanthe area was safe and cleanquiet clean large place to stay with family or friends
Host:very accomodated host and kindthe host is super nice and accommodatingthe hosts were welcoming and very accommodatingoutstanding hospitality of the host and you will feel that you are at home away from homesir richard is a very awesome hostRead more reviewsgreat location for seeing all of bataani definitely would recommend this place to anyone staying in or near orioni highly recommend this place for any trip like barkada's trip going to bataanmy family enjoyed your place we will definitely come backthis place is the best one if you're looking to stay at bataan
How about a vacation right on the beach plus a swimming pool on the side? That’s exactly what you’ll get in this villa that can accommodate up to 15 people. It’s perfect for weekend family getaways. Amenities include access to the pool, air-conditioning, cable TV, kitchen, balcony, garden, and some essentials. If you really need to unwind and take a few days off from work, this is your place.
Villa 3 (for 15 pax) LaSerrano BeachfrontMorong, Philippines
Top guest reviewsthough needs more improvement on the open kitchen in villa 3the place is very clean and relaxingoverall the place is cleanthe place was soo clean beds and pillows so comfygood clean place fairly easy to findbeach is nice clean and not crowded
Host:the host's immediate responses are truly appreciatedthe host was very responsive and the care takers are very accommodatingthe caretakers are very helpfulthe caretakers are all very helpful and approachablethe caretakers are vey accommodating and the place itself is superb and great for familiesRead more reviewsthe location is great walking distance to the pawikan conservatory which is a nice educational & environmental quick tourone of the best beach place in bataanthe place is perfect for family outing
With waterfalls and beaches only a few minutes away, there will always be something for you to explore and enjoy when you stay at this loft apartment. Equipped with one bedroom and one bathroom, the apartment can accommodate no more than two people. Feel free to use one of the nooks available to lie down and relax. Whether you want to enjoy a cup of coffee or read your favorite book, the nook will be your silent friend. Other facilities offered include a kitchen, a living area, a TV, and a hammock.
Agta Nest Cozy Loft Apartment with a View in SBFZSubic Bay Freeport Zone , Central Luzon, Philippines
Top guest reviewshad a great breakfast plus a great view while drinking a hot pressed coffeecozy stylish very neat all necessities were provided complete kitchen equipment fast wifi and very comfortable to stay atgood internet speed with netflix? breakfast? hammock? they have it allwater supply wifi appliances netflix cleanliness and peacefullnes of the place are all perfectit’s really cozy and sparkling clean thoughtful enough to provide coffee and some light breakfasttamara's place was excellent very clean and beautifully decoratedour stay was amazing the place is super clean and (hidden by airbnb) worthythe sheets and towels were so fresh and the floors were sparkling cleani appreciate the little touches and it was so clean and comfortablebeautiful interior very clean cozy and had everything we needed
Host:nice environment and responsive hoststamara and martin are very accommodating they reply fast if you need any help from themi would recommend this place 101% thank you hoststamara’s use of recyclable and sustainable materials inspires you to live a more eco-friendly lifestyleRead more reviewsthis is a wonderful place to get away and restsuper homey and great place for one or two great place to bike around and short drive from everythingdefinitely a cozy place and an experiential oneif you’re looking for a quiet getaway whether alone or with a special someone it’s a great optionit's a very good place to relax and unwind
Unwind at this spacious house and enjoy a pleasant stay in the middle of nature, where you can enjoy the views of the sea and the mountain without having to move a muscle. The house is equipped with two bedrooms, making it suitable for four people. In addition to the bedrooms, the house also comes with a bathroom, a kitchen, an open fireplace, and a swimming pool. Take a relaxing dip in the morning for a fresh start or in the evening, for relaxation.
Native House with beautiful poolBagac Bataan, Central Luzon, Philippines
Top guest reviewsthe open kitchen allowed us to cook and eat food next to a lovely view of vegetationhe's so playful hahaha 3g connection is okay but better at the pool areabeautiful nature great facilities tropical atmosphere that only you can feel in the philippines was the bestthey explored nature swam in the pool and played with benni early in the morning til nighttimeclean and child friendlyloved the clean well-maintained poolthe place is clean and organizedthe house is charming and cleanwhat is there is simple but clean very fitting to the setting
Host:thank you jergen and staffcaretaker really took care of ustheir staff was also very helpful and accommodatingthank you also to your accommodating and responsive caretakers reggie and jerwincare takers are respectful and niceRead more reviewslovely place in the middle of the countrysidegreat house in a beautiful place we spent a vacation at jergens housethe place is great for family that needs quick break from the citythis was a great place to get away and relax with the familyit's a great place to bond with family
Bataan may be known for being a historical place, so full of remnants from the past, yet they do have modern homes such as this one. This vacation home has very cool interior décor. It’s well decorated and immaculately clean. It’s located in the city of Balanga where there are beautiful waterfalls, a nature park, old churches, and historical places. Guests will have access to wifi, parking, pool, garden and the kitchen. Other amenities include some essentials, cable TV and, air-conditioning.
AJ's Holiday Home-with 3 beds/3 toilet+bath
Like the famous white house, this vacation home is large and can accommodate 16 guests. It has several bedrooms and some have their own TV, desk fan and air conditioner. Hot and cold showers are also available. Guests will have access to the entire property except for the basement. Kitchen appliances and utensils will be provided to the guests. Other amenities include wifi, parking, and private entrance. This home is in Balanga city where you can visit the famous WWII museum.
AJ's Whitehouse Holiday Home
The beautiful beaches of Bataan
When in Bataan, it’s a must to visit the beach. Why? Its inviting waters will really de-stress you. Some of the accommodations we’re recommending to travelers are located on the beach and they have swimming pools too. So don’t forget to scroll up for a list of great accommodations in the area.
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