Having an idyllic getaway doesn’t always mean you have to hop on a plane to reach the beach destination of your dreams. You see, not all of us have the luxury of time (and budget) to go on a lavish trip. So, if you don’t want to go too far, you can just head to places near Manila like Batangas where you could go on a spontaneous getaway, say a Calatagan Beach trip? 

With its proximity to Manila, Calatagan resorts are becoming more and more popular. But before you get all excited to pack your travel essentials, make sure to read this travel guide for a blissful getaway.

*Cover photo credits (Left photo from Sunrise Cove | Right photo from Crusoe Cabins

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About Calatagan

The municipality of Calatagan in Batangas comprises the Calatagan Peninsula between the South China Sea and Balayan Bay. This town has become a go-to destination of weekend travelers who are looking for a getaway near Metro Manila. Calatagan offers beige and near white sand beaches that are always on a traveler’s radar.


Batangas Tourism Guidelines and Requirements 2022 | COVID-19 Updates

As of writing, Batangas is open to all tourists. Travelers need to present a valid ID and a vaccination card. Advance booking is recommended, especially if you are looking to stay in hotels and resorts. The use of face masks is strictly implemented. For more updates about Batangas tourism, check out their Facebook page.


Top Calatagan Beach Resorts

Whether you’re looking for a Calatagan Batangas beach resort or a Calatagan beach house for a more private vacation, we got you covered. From Stilts Batangas to Lago de Oro Calatagan, we’ve listed all you need to know.

  1. Stilts Calatagan
  2. Manuel Uy Beach Resort
  3. Lago De Oro Batangas
  4. White Castle Resort & Hotel
  5. Sunrise Cove Calatagan Beach Resort
  6. Playa Calatagan
  7. Crusoe Cabins Batangas
  8. The Boathouse
  9. Villa Beata
  10. White House Calatagan Beach House

1. Stilts Calatagan

room at stilts calatagan beaches in batangas

Address: Calatagan, Batangas
Price from PHP 5,000/night

DAY TOURS

Entrance Fee (per person)
Peak season: P500
Off-peak season: P450

Want to experience Maldives on a budget? Try the floating cottages in Batangas by Stilts Calatagan. This Calatagan beach resort is a huge area popular for its floating cottages. If you want to do more than beach lounging, Stilts Batangas also offers adventure packages that fit every type of traveler.

2. Manuel Uy Beach Resort

manual uy beach resort in calatagan

Photo credits to Manuel Uy Beach Resort in Calatagan Batangas

Address: Brgy. Sta. Ana, Calatagan, Batangas

Another popular Calatagan beach resort is Manuel Uy Resort. It is said to be named after its former owner who was a wealthy Filipino businessman in the US. This Calatagan Batangas beach resort is one of the most beautiful even if it’s not white sand. It features a long, wide strip of cream-colored sand meeting Calatagan’s signature shallow waters. Manuel Uy Beach is also surrounded by Calatagan sandbars and snorkeling sites that are easily accessible from the beach.

3. Lago De Oro Batangas

lago de oro batangas calatagan beach

Address: Lago de Oro, Barrio Balibago, Calatagan, Batangas
Price from PHP 2,625/night

Just two hours from the metro, Lago De Oro Batangas is your home away from home giving you a scenic view of the ocean and lush landscape. Known as the pioneer wake park in the Philippines, this Calatagan beach resort boasts a huge lake where you can unleash the wakeboarder in you.

4. White Castle Resort & Hotel

white castle resort & hotel batangas calatagan beach

Address: Balibago, Calatagan, Batangas
Price from PHP 2,700/night

Feel like royalty while staying at a Calatagan beach house where all that surrounds you are white castle-like structures and the sea. White Castle Resort & Hotel is an affordable Calatagan Batangas beach resort that will let you experience fun without breaking the bank.

5. Sunrise Cove Calatagan Beach Resort

sunrise cove calatagan beach resort

Address: Brgy. Bagong Silang 4215 Calatagan Batangas
Price from PHP 2,500/head

Sunrise Cove Calatagan Beach Resort is a private beach resort located in Bgy. Bagong Silang in Calatagan. What makes this resort in Calatagan Batangas stand out from the rest is its offers of serenity and tranquility. Here, the best amenities are provided by nature.

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6. Playa Calatagan

playa calatagan calatagan beach resort

Experience seaside living at its finest at Playa Calatagan Village! Their top attraction inside the village is The Aquaria Waterpark. However, its amenities are only allowed to property owners and their guests. So if you know someone inside, you can contact them or just look for a beach house for rent in Calatagan Batangas.

7. Crusoe Cabins Batangas

crusoe cabins calatagan beach

Address: Brgy. Sta. Ana, Calatagan Batangas
Price from PHP 6,900/night

Crusoe Cabins is a seafront Calatagan beach resort that’s perfect for those who want to embark on the most entertaining vacation. This resort beach in Calatagan Batangas features 22 rooms giving you a cabin in the woods vibe.

8. The Boathouse

the boathouse at calatagan batangas

Address: Calatagan, Batangas
Price from PHP 16,900/night (16 pax)

If you’re looking for a Calatagan beach house for rent, check out The Boathouse. It features an air-conditioned room and a backyard where you can pitch a tent. Whichever spot you choose, you and your 15 other travel buddies can make the most of this Calatagan beach house for rent. 

9. Villa Beata

villa beata calatagan batangas

Address: Calatagan, Batangas

Price from PHP 28,000/night

Tucked in a private area at Calatagan, Batangas, this house is perfect for when you want some alone time with friends and family. Get ready to wake up at the 180-degree beach view, or take a dip on their rooftop pool with the lush greenery surrounding you. One thing to take note of about this place is that it’s located in a remote area, and the nearest market is 10 kilometres away. Hence, ensure to bring food to cook. If you crave seafood, you can coordinate with the fisherman from the nearby fishing village for some fresh catch!

10. White House Calatagan Beach House

white house calatagan

Address: Coral Shores Subd, Brgy. Bagong Silang 4215 Calatagan

Price available upon request

Another beach house in Calatagan that you and your family will surely love is this private rest house called White House Calatagan Beach House. Although it’s not located right by the beach, you’d only have to walk about 5-8 minutes to get there. Their rooms are huge enough for a group of 14 people.


How to get to Calatagan, Batangas

Traveling from Manila to Calatagan won’t be too complicated whether you’re commuting or driving your own car. 

Manila to Calatagan by Private Car

If you’re driving your own car from Manila to Calatagan Batangas, the best route to take is via South Luzon Expressway (SLEX). Travel time is around 3 to 4 hours, depending on which part of Manila you’re coming from and the traffic.

  1. Drive through SLEX and take Santa Rosa Exit. to avoid traffic jams, you can also take Eton City or Greenfield City Exits in Sta. Rosa.
  2. Stay on Sta. Rosa-Tagaytay Road until you reach the Silang Junction.
  3. At the Silang junction, turn right to Tagaytay-Nasugbu Road and drive across Tagaytay and Alfonso.
  4. When you reach the Batangas-Cavite boundary, turn right to Nasugbu. Keep driving until you reach Palico junction.
  5. Turn left when you see another junction with Shakey’s (right in front of you) or Shell Gas Station (to your left).
  6. Once you’re on Calatagan-Lian Highway, drive through Lian town proper until you reach Calatagan town proper.
  7. From the town proper, you can easily access most Calatagan resorts.

Manila to Calatagan by Public Transportation

Traveling by public transport won’t be a problem, too. From Pasay/MRT Taft Station, ride a bus or van bound for Calatagan. Alight near Calatagan Public Market or anywhere in the town proper. Once you’re there, ride a tricycle going to the Calatagan Batangas beach resort or Calatagan beach house you booked.


Calatagan Tourist Spots

While Calatagan has a lot of pristine beaches, there are other Batangas tourist spots you can explore.

Cape Santiago Lighthouse

cape santiago lighthouse tourist spot in calatagan

One of the 24 lighthouses that were built during the Spanish era along with the Malabrigo Lighthouse, Cape Santiago Lighthouse held an important role in the maritime history of the Philippines, making it among the most historical places in Batangas. Built in 1887, this Calatagan lighthouse is the oldest working lighthouse in Batangas and one of the oldest working lighthouses in the country.

Burot Beach

burot beach calatagan tourist spot

One of the most popular coves in Calatagan is the Burot Beach. This beach in Calatagan Batangas is among the many coves on the western coast of Punta de Santiago. However, as of writing, Burot Beach is currently closed.

Starfish Island Calatagan

starfish island calatagan tourist spot

Starfish Island Calatagan is a famous tourist spot in town. It only appears during low tide. The most affordable jumpoff point going here is at Manuel Uy Beach Resort.

Little Boracay in Batangas

little boracay in batangas calatagan tourist spot

Yes, there is a Little Boracay Calatagan Batangas. It’s called such because its sand is white almost looking like the one in Boracay. Though this beach in Calatagan Batangas is smaller than other beaches, you’d still have fun here especially when you try the floating cottages in Batangas here. This Calatagan White Beach is definitely a must-visit.

Aquaria Water Park

aquaria water park calatagan tourist spot

Aquaria Water Park Calatagan is perfect for the kids and kids-at-heart who want to experience a different kind of water fun. Here you can go on a jet ski or banana boat.


Sample Calatagan Batangas Itineraries

To help you plan your trip to Calatagan, here’s a sample itinerary for both day tour and overnight stay. 

Day tour

06:00 am – Depart for Calatagan
09:30 am – Arrival at Calatagan Public Market
10:00 am – Tricycle to Manuel Uy Beach
10:35 am – Arrival at Manuel Uy Beach
11:00 am – Island hopping
12:30 pm – Lunch
01:30 pm – Swim
03:00 pm – Pack up
04:00 pm – Depart for Manila

Overnight stay

DAY 1

06:00 am – Depart for Calatagan
09:30 am – Arrival at Calatagan Public Market
10:00 am – Tricycle to Manuel Uy Beach
10:35 am – Arrival at Manuel Uy Beach
10:50 am – Pitch tent, Camp Fee
11:00 am – Lunch
01:30 pm – Island hopping
03:30 pm – Rest at your booked Calatagan affordable beach resort
05:30 pm – Watch the sunset
07:00 pm – Dinner

DAY 2

06:30 am – Morning swim
09:00 am – Check out from your booked Calatagan affordable beach resort
10:00 am – Tricycle to Lighthouse
10:30 am – Tricycle to town proper
11:00 am – Depart for Manila


Travel Tips for Your Calatagan Beach Trip

  • Wear sunscreen, especially when going out. If possible, use coral reef-friendly sunscreen.
  • Bring insect-repellent lotion.
  • Leave nothing but footprints.
  • Support local tourism. 
  • Haggle only when needed. Now that everyone’s affected by the pandemic, more people have lost their source of income, especially those in the travel industry so if you can, don’t haggle too much. But if you think they are pricing you way too much, negotiate.

Frequently Asked Questions About Calatagan Beach

Q: Where to stay in Calatagan Batangas?
A: From Stilts Calatagan to Lago de Oro Calatagan, we’ll help find the best Calatagan beach resort perfect for your preference and budget. Check out the list of Calatagan resorts we made below.

  1. Stilts Calatagan
  2. Manuel Uy Beach Resort
  3. Lago De Oro Batangas
  4. White Castle Resort & Hotel
  5. Sunrise Cove Calatagan Beach Resort
  6. Playa Calatagan
  7. Crusoe Cabins Batangas
  8. The Boathouse
  9. Villa Beata
  10. White House Calatagan Beach House

Q: How far is Calatagan Batangas from Manila?
A: Manila to Calatagan is 135.7 km and takes around 3-4 hours of travel time.

Q: How much are Calatagan beach resort rates?
A: Calatagan beach resort rates depend on your type of travel. Some rates of luxury Calatagan Batangas beach resorts start at P5,000 per night while the budget Calatagan beach resorts start at P500 per night.

Q: Is Stilts Calatagan open?
A: As of writing, yes, Stilts Calatagan is open to tourists. You can check Stilts Calatagan beach resort’s Facebook page for updates.

Q: Where can I swim in Batangas?
A: Go out of your Calatagan Batangas beach resort and explore the outdoors! There are many beach Batangas tourist spots perfect for swimming and these include:

  1. Laiya, San Juan
  2. Verde Island, Batangas City
  3. Manuel Uy Beach
  4. Sombrero Island
  5. Sepoc Beach
  6. Fortune Island
  7. Malabrigo Point
  8. Matabungkay Beach
  9. Burot Beach
  10. Calayo Beach
  11. Pulo Island
  12. Little Boracay Calatagan Batangas

Q: Can we go to Batangas now?
A: As of writing, yes, all tourists are allowed to travel to Batangas now.

Q: How much budget should I prepare for the Calatagan Beach trip?
A: Your budget depends on how long you’ll stay in Calatagan. If you’re only going on a day tour, prepare at least P2,000 while if you’re staying overnight at a Calatagan beach resort, P3,000 is good. It would be more affordable if you’re traveling with a group.

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For many city-dwellers, Batangas has become a default destination whether it’s for a quick or long haul vacation because of the awesome islands and Batangas beach resorts that let you escape the hustle and bustle of the city life. 

Top Batangas Beach Resorts

Thanks to Batangas’ proximity to Manila, reaching an island paradise just takes around two hours to escape the stress in the city. We’ve rounded up the 16 most loved resorts in Batangas that you can consider for planning your vacation.

  1. Acuatico Beach Resort & Hotel
  2. Acuaverde Beach Resort & Hotel
  3. The Farm at San Benito
  4. Club Balai Isabel
  5. Stilts Calatagan
  6. Palm Beach Resort Batangas
  7. Vivere Azure Resort
  8. Crusoe Cabins
  9. Pico Sands Hotel
  10. Altamare Dive and Leisure Resort
  11. Camp Netanya Resort & Spa
  12. Canyon Cove Batangas
  13. Eagle Point Beach and Dive Resort
  14. La Chevrerie Resort & Spa
  15. Virgin Beach Resort
  16. Coral Beach Club
  17. Buceo Anilao Beach and Dive Resort
  18. Calayo Beach Resort
  19. Noni’s Resort
  20. Aiyanar Beach and Dive Resort

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Batangas Tourism Guidelines 2022 | COVID-19 Updates

As of writing, Batangas is currently under Alert Level 1 until March 15, 2022. Batangas is open to tourists. Some requirements are:

  • Valid ID
  • Proof of reservation at Batangas beach resort

Some municipalities may require registration with s-pass.ph or a negative RT-PCR test. It’s best to check with the LGU of your destination, or the accommodation itself for specific requirements.

For more updates about Batangas tourism, check out their Facebook page.


Here are the best Batangas beach resorts to check out

1. Acuatico Beach Resort & Hotel

Acuatico Beach Resort & Hotel Batangas Beach Wedding

Photo credits to Acuatico Beach Resort & Hotel

Set in the charming town Laiya, Acuatico Beach Resort & Hotel is a beachfront property featuring a modern look exuding a tropical vibe, amazing amenities giving you the relaxation you need, and a restaurant that will take you to a whole new level of gastronomic adventure. What entices travelers to visit this award-winning resort in Batangas is its infinity pool with a view of the ocean.

Address: Laiya, San Juan, Batangas
Contact information: [email protected] | +63 2 892 7577 | +63 2 892 7578 | +63 2 892 7579 | +63 2 869 0236 0927-6807835 | 0939-9548463
Rates from PHP 7,000/night

2. Acuaverde Beach Resort & Hotel

acuaverde batangas beach resort

Acuaverde is a Laiya Batangas beach resort that lets you enjoy nature and comfort in one. It has more than 30 rooms with a modern Filipino kubo tropic theme, all made with local materials such as coconut-trunk columns, a roof covered in cogon, and furniture accentuated with wood. 

It gets its fair share of Laiya’s white beach in Batangas and azure waters that seem to transition perfectly into the blue sky, giving you the most relaxing feeling ever just by looking at it. Aside from the ones mentioned, what makes this private resort in Batangas a hit is because it’s pet-friendly!

Address: Lobo – Malabrigo – Laiya Rd, San Juan, Batangas
Contact information: 09164057388 | [email protected]
Rates from PHP 6,500/night 

3. The Farm at San Benito

The Farm at San Benito batangas beach resort

Photo credits to The Farm at San Benito

Want to experience a piece of luxury? The Farm at San Benito gives you just that. This eco-luxury holistic medical wellness resort sits on a 48-hectare lush green jungle, with a stunning view of the majestic mountains, fresh air with pristine and uplifting life-giving energy radiating around the property. 

This private resort in Batangas screams nothing but extravagance with its world-class amenities. The rooms have each of their own Filipino themes ranging from the simple bahay kubo to a modern villa. Some villas here also have their own pools so if you feel like swimming at 12 in the morning, you can just head straight out from your room. 

Address: 119 Barangay, Lipa, 4217 Batangas
Contact information: +63 918 884 8080 | +63 917 572 2325 | +63 917 572 2222
Rates from PHP 12,000/night 

4. Club Balai Isabel

Club Balai Isabel Batangas Beach Wedding

Photo credits to Club Balai Isabel

Club Balai Isabel is a private beach resort in Batangas that features facilities such as dining, health and wellness, recreation, and event halls making it a perfect choice for vacations, corporate events, and weddings. Its magnificent view of the sea and the Taal Volcano makes a romantic setting for special occasions like a wedding proposal or the actual wedding ceremony. 

Address: Talisay, Batangas
Contact information: (043) 773-0004 | (02) 8584-4068 | 0906-518-5494
Rates from PHP 6,000/night 

5. Stilts Calatagan

Room at Stilts Calatagan beaches in batangas

Photo credits to Stilts Calatagan Beach Resort

Dreaming of a Maldives getaway? Well, while we can’t travel abroad yet, you can check out Stilts Batangas in the municipality of Calatagan for the meantime since it’s equally beautiful as other islands. Stilts Batangas features a long stretch of coastline and floating cottages that will remind you of Maldives. This affordable Batangas beach resort is ideal for family and couple travelers. They also offer day trips in case you’re on a tight budget or don’t have a lot of time to spare for a trip.

Must-read: Calatagan Beach Guide: Everything to Know for a Blissful Getaway

Address: Barangay Sta. Ana, Calatagan, Batangas
Contact information: [email protected] | (+63917) 5863343 | (+63917) 5807653 | (+63917) 5237777 | (+63908) 866 2254
Rates from PHP 5,000/night

6. Palm Beach Resort

Palm Beach Resort Batangas beaches in batangas

Photo credits to Palm Beach Resort Batangas

Set in a secluded part of San Juan, Palm Beach Resort Batangas allows you to rediscover the joy of being close to nature as it offers a tranquil retreat, exclusivity, and privacy. This San Juan Batangas beach resort is ideal for couples on a romantic getaway, families on vacation, companies on corporate outings, and as well as guests who are looking for breathtaking venues for weddings, and other special occasions. 

Address: Brgy. Hugom, San Juan, Batangas
Contact information: (+63) 920-928-9432 | (+63) 920-938-8425
Rates from PHP 9,100/night

7. Vivere Azure Resort

Vivere Resort Batangas Beach Wedding

Photo credits to Vivere Azure

Tucked by the mountainside of Anilao, Vivere Azure is a private paradise teeming with pleasing views of the warm and blues. It is surrounded by lush greenery and azure waters and has an ocean-facing pool and restaurant ideal for an intimate sunset beach wedding. And after celebrating at this stunning reception, have your good night’s sleep at their homey suites that have an overlooking view of the sea.

Address: San Teodoro, Mabini, Anilao, Batangas
Contact information: (632) 8771-7777 | [email protected]
Rates from PHP 20,000/night

8. Crusoe Cabins

Crusoe Cabins Calatagan Beach

Photo credits to Crusoe Cabins Batangas

Crusoe Cabins is one of the most affordable Batangas beach resorts that are perfect for those who want to embark on the most entertaining vacation. This beach resort Calatagan Batangas features 22 rooms giving you a cabin in the woods vibe.

Address: Brgy. Sta. Ana, Calatagan Batangas
Contact information: (02) 8836 5055
Rates from PHP 6,900/night

9. Pico Sands Hotel

Pico Sands Hotel batangas beach resort

Photo credits to Pico Sands Hotel

If you want to take a break from the busy city life, check out Pico Sands Hotel. This Batangas beach resort Nasugbu features a tropical contemporary seven-story hotel that offers spacious rooms equipped with modern amenities and captivating views of the lush mountains and tranquil lagoon.

Address: Pico de Loro Cove, Hamilo Coast, Barangay Papaya, Nasugbu, 4231, Batangas
Contact information: +63 917 845 5847 | +63 917 834 3302
Rates from PHP 6,000/night

10. Altamare Dive and Leisure Resort

Altamare Dive Resort Batangas

Photo credits to Altamare Dive and Leisure Resort

Altamare Dive and Leisure Resort has rooms in rustic Filipino design with a modern touch and a stunning Batangas beach in front of it. Each has a balcony that boasts a fantastic view overlooking the Balayan Bay and the Maricaban and Sombrero Islands. Whether you’re on a romantic or family getaway, this Mabini Batangas beach resort has the perfect rooms suited for your needs.

Address: Brgy. San Teodoro, Mabini, Batangas
Contact information: +(632) 8913 8398 | +(632) 3438 4786
Rates from PHP 3,000/night

11. Camp Netanya Resort & Spa

Camp Netanya Resort & Spa batangas beach resort

Photo credits to Camp Netanya Resort & Spa

If the Laiya Batangas beach resort of your choice is already fully booked, why not go to Maini and check-in at Camp Netanya? It is a popular resort in Batangas because of its Santorini-inspired architecture. Camp Netanya offers 48 stunning rooms and villas, a dive shop, a wellness center, and family-friendly facilities which everyone should enjoy.

With its strategic location in Anilao Batangas, Camp Netanya is the best beach resort in Batangas for diving and snorkeling offering everyone Anilao’s breathtaking marine life, amazing coral formation, and diversity of fishes. 

Address: Bauan – Mabini Rd, Mabini, Batangas
Contact information: +639397535074 | +639278954092
Rates from PHP 7,500/night

12. Canyon Cove Hotel and Spa

Canyon Cove Hotel and Spa batangas beach resort

Photo credits to Canyon Cove Batangas

The rooms of Canyon Cove Batangas are blended gracefully with woods and neutral colors that emphasize aesthetic and comfort, giving you a relaxing and calming atmosphere. The area is so huge that you’d be tempted to extend your stay at Canyon Cove Nasugbu.

Address: Far East Road, Piloto Wawa, Nasugbu-Ternate Highway, Nasugbu, Batangas
Contact information: 7908-1111 | email us at [email protected]
Rates from PHP 5,800/night

13. Eagle Point Beach and Dive Resort

eagle point beaches in batangas

Photo credits to Eagle Point Beach and Dive Resort

Experience the best of Batangas beach at Eagle Point Beach and Dive Resort where you can lounge and dive for an ultimate island getaway. This cheap beach resort in Batangas offers pristine beaches, endless ocean vibes, and exclusive access to the best diving and snorkeling sites in the Philippines. Their hotel rooms and cottages are well-appointed and offer beautiful ocean views. 

Address: Brgy. Bagalangit Mabini, Anilao, Batangas
Contact information: +63 9171349974 | 09175625223 
Rates from PHP 3,800/night

14. La Chevrerie Resort & Spa

La Chevrerie Resort & Spa batangas beach resort

Photo credits to La Chevrerie Resort & Spa

Nestled in Mabini, Batangas, La Chevrerie Resort & Spa will give you a rustic and luxurious tropical vacation experience as it features over-the-top amenities and aesthetic rooms. This 5-star private resort in Batangas is ideal for couples and family travelers who want to enjoy a tranquil vacation where they can easily dive on a memorable underwater adventure making it the best resort in Batangas for relaxing and diving.

Address: 052 Barangay Ligaya Anilao 4202 Mabini, 4202 Batangas
Contact information: +63917-7033320
Rates from PHP 9,600/night

15. Virgin Beach Resort

Virgin Beach Resort Laiya batangas beach resort

Photo credits to Virgin Beach Resort

Set on the coast of Laiya, paradise awaits you at Virgin Beach Resort. This San Juan Batangas beach resort will give you the perfect tropical getaway with its oceanfront accommodations. Their rooms come with sheer elegance yet feels unmistakably homey. 

Address: KM 23 Laiya, San Juan, Batangas
Contact information: +63 998 563 8810
Rates from PHP 4,950/night

16. Coral Beach Club

Coral Beach Club beaches in batangas

Photo credits to Coral Beach Club

Coral Beach Club is a Lian Batangas beach resort that offers great accommodations for budget travelers. Don’t get this wrong, even if they’re an affordable Lian Batangas beach resort, you wouldn’t have to sacrifice comfort here.

Address: Matabungkay, Lian, Batangas
Contact information: +63 917 901 4635 | +63 919 822 0833 
Rates from PHP 4,000/night

17. Buceo Anilao Beach and Dive Resort

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Photo credits to @polagrasyela on Instagram

Set amongst the hills, Buceo Anilao Beach and Dive resort is a popular spot among divers and marine photographers, but non-divers can enjoy its facilities too. The place offers an infinity pool, a kids pool for the little ones, a bar with a spectacular sea view, as well as therapeutic massage sessions.

Address: San Teodoro Anilao, Batangas 4202 Mabini Calabarzon Region
Contact information: 0917 579 7333
Rates from PHP 1,600/pax

18. Calayo Beach Resort

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Photo credits to Calayo Beach Resort

A minute away from the beach, Calayo Beach Resort is an affordable beach resort that offers a pleasant ambiance and simple accommodations. It has free private parking and free WiFi access. Their bamboo-themed rooms have wardrobes, wooden floorings, and mosquito nets. Besides the pool, a common area is also available for guests where they can use barbecue facilities.

Address: Sitio Hulo, Calayo Rd, 4231 Batangas
Contact information: 09219979315
Rates from PHP 4,900/night

19. Noni’s Resort

Photo credits to Noni’s Resort

Noni’s Resort is beautifully situated 1,000 ft above sea level and has spectacular scenic views of Taal Lake, Tagaytay Ridges and Mt. Makulot in Cuenca, Batangas. Here you can spend your vacation in peace and surround yourself with nature. The privacy of their guest house makes it the perfect place for family reunions and other private gatherings.

Address: Barangay Ping-as, Batangas, 1900 Alitagtag
Contact information: +639175955129 / +639175960723 / +639176375062
Rates from PHP 3,785/night

20. Aiyanar Beach and Dive Resort

Photo credits to Aiyanar Beach and Dive Resort

Nestled on the mountaintop, Aiyanar Beach and Dive Resort is an elegant and stylish resort that gives guests a grand panoramic view of the sunset and the wide horizon of the sky and sea. You’ll never run out of photos to take here as every angle of this beach is Instagram-worthy. This place is popular among dive enthusiasts, but not to worry as the place is fully equipped with all the amenities you would expect from a modern-day seaside resort.

Address: Sitio Looc Bagalangit, Mabini, Luzon 4202 Philippines
Contact information: 0917 594 0056
Rates from PHP 3,000/head/night


Frequently Asked Questions About Batangas Beach Resort

Q: Where to go in Batangas?
A: Whether you’re looking for Lobo Batangas beach, affordable Batangas beach resorts, or historical places in Batangas, the province has everything you need. The most famous places to visit in Batangas are:

  1. Fortune Island
  2. Laiya Beach
  3. Anilao Diving Spots: Eagle Point, Bahura, Secret Garden, Twin Rocks, and Ligpo Cave
  4. Masasa Beach
  5. Matabungkay Beach
  6. Sepoc Beach
  7. Caleruega Chapel
  8. Mt. Batulao
  9. Malabrigo Lighthouse
  10. Cape Santiago Lighthouse

For more information, read this: 10 Batangas Tourist Spots Perfect for Quick Getaways

Q: What is the best Batangas beach?
A: Here’s a list of the best white sand beach in Batangas:

  1. Fortune Island
  2. Laiya Beach
  3. Masasa Beach Batangas
  4. Sepoc Beach
  5. Matabungkay Beach
  6. Isla Verde Batangas
  7. Bituin Cove
  8. Calayo Beach

For more Batangas beaches, read this: 12 Pristine Beaches in Batangas Every Traveler Shouldn’t Miss for a Fun Getaway

Q: Is Batangas open now for tourists 2022?
A: As of writing, Batangas is currently under Alert Level 1 until March 15, 2022. Batangas is open to tourists. Some requirements are:

  • Valid ID
  • Proof of reservation at Batangas beach resort

Some municipalities may require registration with s-pass.ph or a negative RT-PCR test. It’s best to check with the LGU of your destination, or the accommodation itself for specific requirements.

For more updates about Batangas tourism, check out their Facebook page.

Q: Is there an Aqua Verde in Batangas?
A: No, there’s no Aqua Verde Batangas. It is Acuaverde Resort in Laiya.

Q: What is the best beach resort in Batangas?
A: Whether you are looking for a luxury resort in Batangas or a cheap beach resort in Batangas, we’ve got you covered. Here are the most beautiful beach resorts to check out in Batangas.

  • Acuatico Beach Resort & Hotel
  • Acuaverde Beach Resort & Hotel
  • The Farm at San Benito
  • Club Balai Isabel
  • Stilts Calatagan
  • Palm Beach Resort Batangas
  • Vivere Azure Resort
  • Crusoe Cabins
  • Pico Sands Hotel
  • Altamare Dive and Leisure Resort
  • Camp Netanya Resort & Spa
  • Canyon Cove Batangas
  • Eagle Point Beach and Dive Resort
  • La Chevrerie Resort & Spa
  • Virgin Beach Resort
  • Coral Beach Club
  • Buceo Anilao Beach and Dive Resort
  • Calayo Beach Resort
  • Noni’s Resort
  • Aiyanar Beach and Dive Resort

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Batangas’ stunning land and seascapes have long been enticing travelers to experience its beauty firsthand. Like Tagaytay and Zambales, it is a default destination for short and spontaneous getaways because it’s just two hours away from Manila. With many Batangas tourist spots to check out—from beaches, coves, and mountains—travelers will never get bored in this province.

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10 Batangas Tourist Spots For An Exciting Vacation

Still searching about where to go in Batangas? To help you plan your itinerary, we’ve listed our top 10 galaan sa Batangas that are worth the visit!

  1. Fortune Island – Popular for its Greek-inspired look.
  2. Laiya Beach – The place where most white beaches in Batangas are located.
  3. Anilao – A famous diving spot because of its great marine life.
  4. Masasa Beach – A favorite weekend destination of city dwellers looking for off-the-beaten tracks.
  5. Matabungkay Beach – A small fishing village-turned-ultimate beach destination.
  6. Sepoc Beach – Boasting its white sand beach and deep blue waters, you would definitely feel relaxed and will get about your work, at least for a little while.
  7. Caleruega Chapel – This pasyalan sa Batangas is a popular retreat and wedding destination, and shooting location.
  8. Mt. Batulao – A beginner-friendly mountain perfect for all types of hikers.
  9. Malabrigo Lighthouse – Has been declared a National Historical Landmark in 2006 by the National Historical Commission.
  10. Cape Santiago Lighthouse – Built in 1887, this Batangas pasyalan is the oldest working lighthouse in Batangas and one of the oldest working lighthouses in the country.

Let’s explore these destinations in Batangas and discover what makes them so special. From Lipa tourist spot to Nasugbu and more, here are the best pasyalan sa Batangas.

1. Fortune Island

batangas tourist spot fortune island

Located in Nasugbu, Batangas, Fortune Island is surrounded by crystal waters and an unobstructed view of the sea. Fortune Island is a popular Batangas tourist spot because of its iconic Grecian pillar ruins, giving the Santorini Batangas vibe. While the area does not have electricity, you can still enjoy tons of activities like swimming, cliff diving, and camping. If you don’t want to camp here, there are many beach resorts near Fortune Island that you can stay at like the Canyon Cove Batangas, Monte Maria Batangas, and ZEN Rooms.

2. Laiya Beach

Laiya batangas batangas tourist spot

Another Batangas tourist spot that is very popular for city dwellers is Laiya Beach in San Juan Batangas. It is most frequented by tourists because of its white sand beach and fun water sports activities. Laiya Beach’s coast is lined up with a mix of bars and restaurants, budget, and luxury hotels. The only downside is that Laiya Beach can get pretty crowded especially on weekends. But overall, this Batangas tourist spot is a perfect vacation destination for family and friends.

3. Anilao

anilao batangas

If you fancy all things underwater, you’ll be jumping at joy when you see Anilao. It is one of the most famous diving spots in the Philippines because of its amazing colorful coral reefs and fishes you thought only to exist in fantasy books. Anilao’s underwater world is definitely a must-see. Some Anilao Batangas tourist spots perfect for diving are Eagle Point, Bahura, Secret Garden, Twin Rocks, and Ligpo Cave. 

4. Masasa Beach

masasa beach batangas tourist spot

Located in the southern part of Tingloy, Batangas, Masasa Beach has become a favorite weekend destination of city dwellers looking for off-the-beaten tracks. This Batangas tourist spot offers a quiet and calming ambiance with its long stretch of stunning beach and clear waters perfect for swimming.

5. Matabungkay Beach

Matabungkay beach batangas

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Matagbungkay Beach has been a favorite quick getaway destination since its glory days in the ‘50s. Since then, what was once a small fishing village turned into a popular tourism destination for weekend travelers. The place is adorned with a long stretch of stunning beach enough to take your mind away from the busy city. You can also find Matabungkay beach resorts nearby that won’t let you break the bank.

6. Sepoc Beach

Sepoc beach batangas

While there are many cool Lipa tourist spots and San Juan Batangas attractions, the town of Tingloy is full of gems that every beach lover would definitely go for! One of the best beaches in Batangas is Sepoc Beach. Boasting its white sand beach and deep blue waters, you would definitely feel relaxed and will get about your work, at least for a little while. Add this tourist spot in Batangas to your itinerary for a fun beach trip.

7. Caleruega Chapel

caleruega chapel batangas

Caleruega Chapel will bring you closer not only to God but also to nature as it is surrounded by delicate flowers and trees. This place is a popular wedding destination and shooting location. This tourist spot in Batangas is also ideal for retreats, recreation, or any other outdoor activities. 

8. Mt. Batulao

mt. batulao batangas

This mountain is beginner-friendly as it’s easier to hike than other mountains. But it’s not all boring though. Mt. Batulao in Batangas Philippines gives hikers a decent challenge and extremely scenic trails of rolling slopes and green grasslands. Before reaching the summit, you will have to pass through several mini-peaks which takes roughly four hours to arrive. For hikers in it for the stunning views and wanting to take their time, there are campsites along the trail to relax and spend the night. You see, Batangas tourism is not just about beaches.

9. Malabrigo Lighthouse

batangas malibrago lighthouse

Located in Lobo Batangas, Malabrigo Lighthouse is one of the two lighthouses in the province constructed in 1891 to guide seafaring vessels voyaging through the eastern side of the Verde Island Passage and Tayabas Bay.

Also known as Faro de Punta Malabrigo or simply parola to the locals, this historic lighthouse has stood the test of time and is still in use with updated solar-powered lamps. This Lobo Batangas tourist spot has also been declared a National Historical Landmark in 2006 by the National Historical Commission.

10. Cape Santiago Lighthouse

Cape Santiago batangas

Photo source: Wikimedia Commons

One of the 24 lighthouses that were built during the Spanish era along with the Malabrigo Lighthouse, Cape Santiago Lighthouse held an important role in the maritime history of the Philippines, making it among the most historical places in Batangas. Built in 1887, it is the oldest working lighthouse in Batangas and one of the oldest working lighthouses in the country.

BONUS!

11. Pulo Island, Nasugbu

Also known as Loren Island and Pulo-Pulo to locals, this piece of paradise is a perfect spot for those in need of respite from the hustle and bustle of the city. While the sand here is beige and not fine, it is equally stunning as other beaches.

This Batangas tourist spot is said to be owned by former senator Loren Legarda, hence the name. 

12. Milea Bee Farm

If you’re looking for a Lipa tourist spot, consider visiting Milea Bee Farm. Here you can experience BEE-ing close to nature and bees. They offer a BEEsita tour that lets you explore the farm where you will taste real, fresh honey direct from the beehive, wild edible fruits and herbs, pick and pay organic vegetables. Then the tour is capped with light snacks and bottomless honey drinks. This tourist spot in Lipa Batangas will surely fascinate everyone, especially the kids.


Where to stay in Batangas

There are many good places to stay in the province and finding the best resort in Batangas is easy. Here we’ve listed our top four picks of the best accommodations in Batangas that will give you a cozy stay after a full day of exploring the tourist spot in Batangas. Best of all, these hotels won’t hurt your pocket!

1. ZEN Rooms Yellowbell Batangas
Price range:
P2,500 – P7,600 per night

2. ZEN Rooms Park B&B Batangas
Price range:
P2,000 – P2,500 per night

3. ZEN Rooms Hacienda Darasa
Price range: P2,500 – P9,700 per night

4. ZEN Rooms Rosario Resort Batangas
Price range: P3,200 – P8,700


Batangas Tourism Guidelines 2021 | COVID-19 Updates

As of writing, Batangas Philippines is open to residents and domestic tourists aged 15-65 years old. Travelers under GCQ and MGCQ areas who want to dive in Anilao, Calatagan Batangas, and other areas in the province must present a negative RT-PCR test result taken not earlier than 48 hours prior to traveling. For more updates about Batangas tourism, check out their Facebook page.


Frequently Asked Questions about Batangas Tourist Spot

Q: What is famous in Batangas? 
A: Whether you’re looking for Lipa Batangas tourist spots, Lobo Batangas tourist spots, or historical places in Batangas, the province has everything you need. The most famous places to visit in Batangas are:

  1. Fortune Island
  2. Laiya Beach
  3. Anilao Diving Spots: Eagle Point, Bahura, Secret Garden, Twin Rocks, and Ligpo Cave
  4. Masasa Beach
  5. Matabungkay Beach
  6. Sepoc Beach
  7. Caleruega Chapel
  8. Mt. Batulao
  9. Malabrigo Lighthouse
  10. Cape Santiago Lighthouse

Q: Is Batangas safe for tourists?
A: Batangas Philippines is a popular destination in the Philippines especially for a weekend getaway. It is relatively safer than other destinations in the Philippines however just like all places, it is recommended travelers practice basic safety measures like not going out at secluded places and keeping their safety in mind first. 

Q: Where can I swim in Batangas?
A: There are many beach Batangas tourist spots perfect for swimming and these include:

  1. Laiya, San Juan
  2. Verde Island, Batangas City
  3. Manuel Uy Beach
  4. Sombrero Island
  5. Sepoc Beach
  6. Fortune Island
  7. Malabrigo Point
  8. Matabungkay Beach
  9. Burot Beach
  10. Calayo Beach
  11. Pulo Island

Q: How to travel from Manila to Batangas and vice versa?
A: There are 4 main ways to travel to Batangas from Manila and back

  1. Self Drive
  2. Bus
  3. Taxi

All of the above are easily available and total time taken doesn’t exceed 3-4 hours maximum. 

Q: What are the best Lipa Batangas tourist spots?
A: Discover the best Lipa Batangas tourist spot. Read this list to know where you should go in Lipa and create a Batangas tourist spots itinerary:

  1. Milea Bee Farm
  2. Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church
  3. San Sebastian Cathedral
  4. Casa De Segunda
  5. BluRoze Farms

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Please Note: Some destinations might be closed or there might be travel restrictions placed due to COVID-19 restrictions. Please keep the government mandate in mind.

Batangas has always been a go-to destination of city dwellers thanks to its proximity to the metro. Whether it’s just a day trip or a weeklong getaway, there are plenty of beautiful beaches in Batangas that will make you forget about the hustle and bustle of the city life. 

Best Beaches in Batangas

Even if you’re not an island-lover, you’d think twice about ignoring the white sand beach in Batangas because trust us, it will entice you to put on your swimsuits and dip right in the water. To help you out plan your trip, we’ve rounded up some of the best Batangas beaches you shouldn’t miss for a fun getaway.

  1. Fortune Island
  2. Laiya Beach
  3. Masasa Beach Batangas
  4. Sepoc Beach
  5. Matabungkay Beach
  6. Isla Verde Batangas
  7. Bituin Cove
  8. Calayo Beach
  9. Manuel Uy Beach Resort
  10. Malabrigo Point Beach
  11. Santelmo Cove
  12. Pulo Island

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Read on to discover the best Batangas beaches, beach front resorts in Batangas, and more!

1. Fortune Island

fortune island batangas

Fortune Island in Nasugbu is one of the most popular Batangas beaches because of its iconic Grecian pillar ruins, giving a Santorini vibe. It is surrounded by crystal waters and an unobstructed view of the sea. While the area does not have electricity, you can still enjoy tons of activities like swimming, cliff diving and camping. If you don’t want to camp here, there are many beach resorts near Fortune Island that you can stay at like the Canyon Cove Batangas and ZEN Rooms.

How to get there: From Cubao, Pasay, Buendia, or Alabang, take a bus bound for Nasugbu or Calatagan and alight at Nasugbu Terminal. From Nasugbu Terminal, take a tricycle to Barangay Wawa and there you’ll find many boats going to Fortune Island.

2. Laiya Beach

Empty Laiya Beach Batangas

Another famous beach is the one in Laiya San Juan Batangas. It is most frequented by tourists because of its white sand beach and fun water sports activities. Laiya Beach’s coast is lined up with a mix of bars and restaurants, budget and luxury hotels. The only downside is that Laiya Beach can get pretty crowded especially on weekends. But overall, this white beach in Batangas is a perfect vacation destination for family and friends.

How to get there: From Buendia or Cubao, ride a bus going to Lipa City. Once you arrive at Lipa, take a jeepney bound for San Juan and alight at San Juan Public Market. From there, you’ll find many jeepneys and tricycles that can take you to a beach in Laiya Batangas or other San Juan Batangas beaches.

3. Masasa Beach

masasa beach beaches near manila

Located in the southern part of Tingloy, Masasa Beach Batangas is also a great destination to add in your itinerary. Masasa is the best beach in Batangas for those looking for off-the-beaten tracks. What’s also great about this is that it offers a quiet and calming ambiance with its long stretch of stunning beach and clear waters perfect for swimming.

How to get there: From Buendia or Cubao, ride a bus bound for Batangas City and alight at Batangas City Terminal. From there, take a jeepney going to Mabini, Batangas and go straight to Anilao Port. there you’ll find boats that will take you to Tingloy Island. 

4. Sepoc Beach

Sepoc Beach Batangas

Speco Beach is undeniably one of the best white beaches in Batangas. Boasting its white sand beach and deep blue waters, you would definitely feel relaxed and will get about your work, at least for a little while.

How to get there: From Buendia or Cubao, ride a bus bound for Batangas City and alight at Batangas City Terminal. From there, take a jeepney going to Mabini, Batangas and go straight to Anilao Port. there you’ll find boats that will take you to Sepoc Beach and other Batangas resorts.

5. Matabungkay Beach

Matabungkay Beach batangas

Photo source: Wikimedia Commons

Matagbungkay Beach has been a favorite quick getaway destination since its glory days in the ‘50s. Since then, what was once a small fishing village turned into a popular tourism destination for weekend travelers. This Lian Batangas beach is adorned with a long stretch of stunning beach enough to take your mind away from the busy city.

How to get there: From EDSA-Taft, you can ride either the bus or van going to Calatagan (or Lian), Batangas. Alight at the junction to Matabungkay Beach in Lian. From there, take a tricycle at the junction that will bring you to Matabungkay Beach and other affordable beach resorts in Matabungkay Batangas.

6. Isla Verde

Isla Verde beaches in batangas

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Also known as Verde Island, Isla Verde Batangas boasts of beach attractions that are almost untouched including the beautiful Mahabang Buhangin and Cueva Sitio and some stunning Batangas resorts. Isla Verde also sits in the middle of Verde Island Passage, which is described as the “center of the center” of the world’s marine biodiversity citing the high concentration of marine species. Make sure not to miss Isla Verde as it is one of the best Batangas beaches.

How to get there: From Buendia or Cubao, ride a bus bound for Batangas City and alight at the Grand Terminal. From there, take a tricycle to Tabangao Aplaya Port where you’ll find boats that will take you to the Isla Verde Batangas. 

7. Bituin Cove

Bituin Cove beaches in batangas

Photo credits to Bituin Cove

If you want to level up your search for the best private beach resort in Batangas, consider visiting Bituin Cove. locals call it the Angara Cove because it is said to be owned by Sen. Edgardo Angara. Its shore is a mix of coarse sand and shingles, and the color is between beige and light brown.

How to get there: From Pasay, Buendia or Cubao, board a bus bound for Nasugbu, Batangas. Alight at Nasugbu Bus Terminal, and ride a tricycle or a jeepney to Barangay Calayo. From Calayo, you can rent a boat for your island hopping tour that will take you to Bituin Cove and other nearby white sand beaches in Batangas.

8. Calayo Beach

Calayo Beach batangas

Photo source: Wikimedia Commons

If there’s one place in Batangas that experienced the early taste of development, it’s Nasugbu so it’s not that surprising that there’s a lot of Batangas beaches and great Batangas resorts located here. Some of its coves and best beaches in Batangas are tucked away in exclusive villages and subdivisions, requiring membership or advanced reservation to access them such as Hamilo Coast, Tali Beach Batangas, Kawayan Cove, Canyon Cove Batangas, and Punta Fuego.

While some Batangas beach resorts are privately-managed, most are still open to the public that do not require advance booking. Among these is Calayo Beach. It is a fishing village that is slowly transforming into a stunning beach destination. It features fine light brown sand with blue-green waters.

How to get there: From Pasay, Buendia or Cubao, ride a bus going to Nasugbu, Batangas and alight at Nasugbu Bus Terminal. From there, ride a tricycle or a jeepney to Barangay Calayo. Upon arrival, you’ll see lots of beach houses for rent in Batangas and some of the best resorts in Batangas.

9. Manuel Uy Beach Resort

Manuel Uy Beach Resort beaches in batangas

Photo credits to Manuel Uy Beach Resort

Manuel Uy Resort is a beach in Calatagan Batangas. It is said to be named after its former owner who was a wealthy Filipino businessman in the US. This Calatagan beach resort Batangas is one of the most beautiful even if it’s not white sand. It features a long, wide strip of cream-colored sand meeting Calatagan’s signature shallow waters. Manuel Uy Beach is also surrounded by sandbars and snorkeling sites that are easily accessible from the beach.

How to get there: From Pasay, Buendia or Cubao, ride a bus going to Calatagan and alight at the Calatagan Public Market. From there, take a tricycle to Manuel Uy Calatagan beach resort Batangas.

10. Malabrigo Point Beach

While beaches in Laiya Batangas and Nasugbu attract most city dwellers, this Lobo Batangas beach has managed to stay on the travelers’ radar, preserving its natural beauty. If you’re looking for a white sand beach in Batangas, Malabrigo Point Beach is not the place for you because its shore is composed of cobbles, making it a pebbled beach. Which is why it’s not your typical beach because it gives you a different (but good) experience.

How to get there: From Buendia or Cubao, ride a bus bound for Batangas City and alight at the Grand Terminal. From there, take a jeepney with a signage Batangas City-Balagtas and ask the driver to drop you off at the Lobo Jeepney Terminal near SM City Batangas. From there, take a jeepney going to your chosen Lobo Batangas beach resort.

11. Santelmo Cove

Santelmo Cove is one of the most divine beaches along Hamilo Coast. This white beach in Batangas is a marine sanctuary where sea turtles nest their eggs during nesting season. And if you are lucky, you can even witness baby turtles making their way back to the open sea. If you’re staying at one of the Batangas beach resorts in Pico de Loro, make sure to visit Santelmo Cove.

12. Pulo Island

Also known as Loren Island and Pulo-Pulo to locals, this piece of paradise is a perfect spot for those in need of respite from the hustle and bustle of the city. While the sand here is beige and not fine, it is equally stunning as other beaches. This private beach resort in Batangas is said to be owned by former senator Loren Legarda, hence the name. 

How to get there: From Pasay, Buendia or Cubao, ride a bus bound for Nasugbu, Batangas. Alight at Nasugbu Bus Terminal and ride a tricycle or a jeepney to Barangay Calayo. From there, you can charter a boat for your island hopping tour. This will take you to Pulo Island and other beach resorts in Batangas open now.

Luxury Batangas Beach Resorts

If you’re someone who enjoys a quiet, sophisticated, and a deluxe treat, you’re in the right place! We’ve listed our top picks of luxury beaches in Lemery Batangas, Laiya Batangas beach resorts and more that offer lavish amenities.

Acuaverde Beach Resort and Hotel

Acuaverde Beach Resort and Hotel beaches in batangas

Photo credits to Acuaverde Beach Resort and Hotel

Address: Lobo – Malabrigo – Laiya Rd, San Juan, Batangas

Price from PHP 6,500/night

Acuaverde Beach Resort and Hotel is a beach front resort in Batangas that offers an escape not just from the city life, but also from the noise and crowds of the usual getaway destinations. Its main draw to the tourists is the beautiful cottages in front of the beach. And… pets are allowed here!

Club Punta Fuego

Club Punta Fuego beaches in batangas

Photo credits to Club Punta Fuego

Address: Barangay Balaytigue, Nasugbu, Batangas

Price from PHP 7,500/night

Experience first-class relaxation at Club Punta Fuego. This Batangas beach resort is a premier membership resort that makes for the ideal haven for Metro Manila dwellers who desire a quick escape from its hustle and bustle.

Acuatico Beach Resort & Hotel

Acuatico Beach Resort & Hotel beaches in batangas

Photo credits to Acuatico Beach Resort and Hotel Inc.

Address: Laiya, San Juan, Batangas

Price from PHP 9,000/night

Acuatico Beach Resort offers you the perfect sanctuary to reset and recharge. This San Juan Batangas beach resort is the idyllic setting for all your getaway needs because you can enjoy swimming in their famous infinity pool and witness its merge with the azure waters of the adjacent seas. No wonder Acuatico is among the most popular San Juan Batangas beach resorts.

Anilao Awari Bay

anilao awari resort beaches in batangas

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Address: Brgy. Solo, Anilao Mabini, Batangas, Anilao, Batangas, Philippines, Mabini, Batangas

Price from PHP 7,000/night

Anilao Awari Bay is a luxury Anilao Batangas beach resort that offers both comfort and style. If you’re looking for a relaxing and not too expensive luxury resort, this is the best beach resort in Batangas for you.

Casa Escondida Anilao Resort and Dive Center

Casa Escondida Anilao beaches in batangas

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Address: Brgy. Ligaya Mabini, Anilao, Batangas

Price from PHP 6,000/night

Casa Escondida is the Spanish for hidden home. It is named such because of its location that’s hidden along the twisting roads of Anilao, giving you an exclusive experience. 

Palm Beach Resort Batangas

Palm Beach Resort Batangas beaches in batangas
Beaches in batangas

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Address: Brgy. Hugom, San Juan, Batangas

Price from PHP 9,100/night

Palm Beach Resort Batangas is a famous wedding destination because of its romantic setting. Each casa in this resort in Laiya Batangas boasts of a unique style with lush panoramic views of the ocean.

Affordable Batangas Beach Resorts

Whether you’re exploring Lian Batangas beach or Lobo Batangas beach, there’s a cheap beach resort in Batangas perfect for every traveler who’s on a shoestring budget.

Stilts Calatagan

Room at Stilts Calatagan beaches in batangas

Photo credits to Stilts Batangas

Address: Calatagan, Batangas

Price from PHP 500/person (day tour); PHP 6,000 and up for overnight stay

Stilts Batangas is a huge resort popular for its floating cottages. This Calatagan beach resort Batangas is a bit expensive for overnight stays but for budget travelers, you can just book a day tour. 

Altamare Dive and Leisure Resort

Altamare Dive Resort Batangas

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Address: Brgy. San Teodoro, Mabini, Batangas

Price from PHP 3,000/night

This Mabini Batangas beach resort has rooms in rustic Filipino design with a modern touch. Each has a balcony that boosts a fantastic view overlooking the Balayan Bay and the Maricaban and Sombrero Islands. Whether you’re on a romantic or family getaway, this Mabini Batangas beach resort has the perfect rooms suited for your needs.

Coral Beach Club

Coral Beach Club beaches in batangas

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Address: Matabungkay, Lian, Batangas

Price from PHP 4,000/night

Coral Beach Club is a Lian Batangas beach resort that offers great accommodations for budget travelers. Don’t get this wrong, even if they’re an affordable Lian Batangas beach resort, you wouldn’t have to sacrifice comfort here.

Eagle Point Beach and Dive Resort

eagle point beaches in batangas

Photo credits to Eagle Point Beach and Dive Resort

Address: Brgy. Bagalangit Mabini, Anilao, Batangas

Price from PHP 3,800/night

Eagle Point Beach and Dive Resort is a perfect Batangas beach resort with pool for those who love adventure and relaxation alike. It has amenities built for family use and they offer great diving experiences as it’s near some of Anilao’s best diving spots.

Sea’s Spring Resort

Sea Spring Resort baches in batangas

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Address: Barangay Mainit, Mabini, Anilao Batangas

Price from PHP 4,000/night

If you’re having a hard time looking for the perfect affordable beach resorts in Laiya Batangas, why not go to Anilao instead? Sea’s Spring Resort is the best resort in Batangas if you’re on a budget but still want to enjoy a piece of exclusivity.

Frequently Asked Questions About Beaches in Batangas

Q: What are the best beaches in Batangas?

A: To help you out plan your trip, we’ve rounded up some of the best Batangas resorts and beaches you shouldn’t miss for a fun getaway.

  • Fortune Island
  • Laiya Beach
  • Masasa Beach Batangas
  • Sepoc Beach
  • Pulo Island
  • Matabungkay Beach
  • Isla Verde Batangas
  • Bituin Cove
  • Malabrigo Point Beach
  • Santelmo Cove
  • Calayo Beach
  • Manuel Uy Beach Resort

Q: How to get to Batangas from Manila?

A: From Manila, Pasay, or Cubao, you can ride a bus or van going to any points in Batangas. The travel time is around 2 hours depending on the traffic and your point of destination.

Q: What are the affordable Batangas beach resorts?

A: From Lemery Batangas beach resorts to San Juan Batangas resorts, here are the best cheap beach resorts in Batangas for budget travelers.

  1. Altamare Dive and Leisure Resort
  2. La Luz Batangas
  3. Coral Beach Club
  4. Eagle Point Beach and Dive Resort
  5. Sea’s Spring Resort
  6. Stilts Batangas

Q: What are the best beach resorts in Batangas?

A: Here are some of the best beach resorts in Batangas:

  1. Acuaverde Beach Resort
  2. Club Punta Fuego
  3. Acuatico Beach Resort
  4. Anilao Awari Bay
  5. Casa Escondida
  6. Palm Beach Resort Batangas
  7. Stilts Batangas
  8. Altamare Dive and Leisure Resort
  9. La Luz Batangas
  10. Coral Beach Club
  11. Eagle Point Beach and Dive Resort
  12. Sea’s Spring Resort

Q: Is Batangas open for tourists?

A: As of writing, Batangas is under Modified General Community Quarantine wherein, tourism is allowed. However, those who are coming from areas under ECQ won’t be allowed to enter for leisure purposes.

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