If you want to be in the center of all the action in Boracay Island, there is no better hotel to consider than The Tides. This hotel is located in the middle of Station 2 in the D’Mall shopping complex just a few meters from the beachfront and the main road.
Although it is surrounded by various restaurants in D’Mall, the hotel also has its own restaurant that is famous for its Filipino dishes. The rooms are designed in a contemporary minimalist theme equipped with technological conveniences.
The Tides Exterior
The Tides has a butler service, WI-Fi internet in common areas, a fitness center, spa, room service and a roof-deck swimming pool for hotel guests. It offers most of the convenience that most high-end Boracay hotels have.
Its luxurious rooms, amenities and excellent location will please any discriminating traveler looking for the best Boracay station 2 hotels. If being in the center of the action matters to you, you will not find a better place to stay in the island.
There are more than one way to get to and around Boracay. If you are arriving by plane, you may land at other Caticlan or Kalibo. If arriving via Caticlan, you just have to take a 10 minute van ride to the Caticlan Port where you can take a short 25 minute boat ride to Boracay Island. The van or trike trip to your Boracay hotel should take another 10 to 20 minutes.
If you are taking a plane Kalibo, you can also take a 2-hour bus or van ride to Caticlan Jetty Port and then proceed to take a 25 minute boat ride to the island.
Once you get to Boracay Island, visitors can take a tricycle ride into town or to your hotel. Some Boracay hotels provide private transport that will pick you up at the Port in Boracay Island. The best and most convenient way to get to the island is to book Boracay airport transfers in advance. This ensures a smooth transition between destination points that gets you to your Boracay hotel seamlessly.
If your taste buds are feeling adventurous, a great way to exploit this opportunity is to dine on dishes in one night. Of course it can be a challenge to do that if you have to order several full meals just for yourself, so visiting a local Boracay tapas bar can solve this dilemma.
At Dos Mestizos, you will find a wide array of authentic Spanish tapas every Saturday evening. Each year tapas are also served on the house to locals for the restaurant’s Halloween party. Locals can eat all the tapas they want during Halloween but there is only one catch, and that is to come in a costume.
The tapas bar at this Boracay Spanish restaurant consists of a spread of roughly a dozen choices. Try popular selections such as the Dos Mestizos chorizo, ensalada de pulpo, gambas, salpicao de vaca, and callos. Pair them up with some pasta or European bread that are also baked fresh and served at the restaurant. Party starts at 7pm, October 31.
Dos Mestizos can be found at Station 2, on Remedios Street, mid-way between Best Western Boracay Tropics a popular and highly visible Boracay hotel along the main road and the Tourist Center on the beach. This Boracay restaurant sits just a few feet from the police station along the same street.
If you’re looking for accommodations that are conveniently located in the center of it all, consider checking out some Boracay Hotels in Station 2.
There are advantages to being steps away from the main road and just a few meters from White Beach. The main commercial area, d’Mall is also within walking distance of Giulius Boracay Italian Resort.
This hotel in Station 2 was built in 2012 and has a well-maintained courtyard visible from most of the rooms with balconies. All 18 rooms are luxuriously appointed with Italian-Filipino inspired decor. The rooms are air-conditioned and equipped with hot and cold showers, mini-fridge, cable TV, flat screen TV, and electric kettles. The hotel also has a power generator to provide continuous comfort and convenience to guests during occasional power outages.
Giulius Boracay Italian Resort also provides other conveniences aside from offering the perfect location that include laundry service, arrival and departure transfers, and room service. Guests and their possessions are kept safe by round the clock security guards.
To view more photos of the hotel or to reserve your room, visit the Giulius Boracay Italian Resort booking page where you can also check other options for Boracay Hotels for all kinds of budgets in various locations throughout the island.