Cheap Palawan Hotels in Coron – Island’s View Inn

Island's View Inn

Island’s View Inn

If you wish to have more fun on your Coron Palawan vacation, one way you can save is by staying at cheap Palawan hotels. The Island’s View Inn is a budget hotel in Coron. It can be found in the heart of Coron town just a short walk to the plaza,market, churches, port, and terminals. It is also near restaurants and other major business establishments.

The hotel is finely decorated in simple minimalist designs which is also reflected in the building’s exterior appearance. You will enjoy hanging out and dining at the hotel’s rooftop restaurant and bar that offers a panoramic view of Coron Bay and other islands nearby. This is why the hotel was named Island’s View Inn.

Deluxe Room Islands View Inn Coron PalawanIt is one of the more comfortable of a number of cheap Palawan hotels in Coron and you will be ensured of a good night’s rest, security and value for your money.


Multi-Awarded Boracay Hotels – Boracay Hills Hotel and Spa

Boracay Hills Hotel and Spa at night

Boracay Hills Hotel and Spa at night

There is something special about staying at the former Swiss Ambassador’s Boracay home and you can have this experience at the Boracay Hills Hotel and Spa. This was the first hotel in Boracay to have a swimming pool and was the recipient of Trip Advisor’s Traveler’s Choice Award in 2005 and 2010.

Boracay Hills also received the Best Hidden Gem in Asia and the Best Family Hotel in Asia awards. The hotel presently holds the 2011 Excellence award from Trip Advisor among other prestigious awards.

The Clayton-Atanacio family currently owns and run the hotel. New hotel guests will feel right at home as soon as they step into the homey but elegant surroundings of the Boracay Hills Hotel and Spa.

Jacuzzi at Boracay Hills Hotel and Spa

Jacuzzi at Boracay Hills Hotel and Spa

The hotel is also home to Helios Spa where hotel guests can take advantage of massage and spa treatments while on a beach vacation. Both hotel and spa guests may use the swimming pool. Life vests are also available for children you wish to use the pool.

If you want to get away from the party atmosphere on the beachfront then this is the place for you. Most Boracay hotels on the beachfront won’t be able to give you the peace and quiet that you can have at the Boracay Hills Hotel and Spa. The hotel offers shuttle trips to d’Mall where you can also gain access to White Beach on Station 2.

Malay Rural Experience – Real Life Adventures in Boracay

Bat-Cave boracayIf you want to experience the rural way of life in Boracay Island, you might want to go on a Malay Rural Experience Adventure. This tour will give you a taste of the other way of life that most tourists in Boracay don’t get to see or experience.

This is an affordable tour that takes only half a day but will give you a once in a lifetime experience you will remember for a long time. When you go back home, you can tell stories about your Boracay vacation that will include unusual experiences such as learning how locals fish, plant rice, and make handicrafts.

Balinghai Hotel

Balinghai Hotel

You will get to visit the bat caves, eat local dishes, and explore the nearby Nabaoy River. This is not a bad way to spend half a day in Boracay Island. The Malay Rural Experience is one of the adventure packages that accredited tour operators offer.

It is a safe adventure that the whole family can enjoy. Children under 5 years of age can even go on the tour for free. Secure this tour in advance when you book your Boracay hotels before leaving for the island.

Beachfront Boracay Station 1 Hotels – Nigi Nigi Too

View from the 2nd floor balcony of Nigi Nigi Too

View from the 2nd floor balcony of Nigi Nigi Too

One of the coziest places to stay in Boracay Island that offers ocean views and excellent food is Nigi Nigi Too Beach Resort. This beachfront Boracay hotel is located just steps from the famous Willy’s Rock at Station 1.

The hotel offers mid-range prices for spacious rooms in one of the best locations on the island. All rooms are decorated with oriental flair overlooking either the ocean or the tropical garden.

Each room is furnished with cable TV, mini fridge, hot shower, airconditioning, and WiFi. Staff and employees are some of the friendliest and most accommodating on the island. Nigi Nigi Too also provides room service, airport transfers, and a nanny service.

The bar and restaurant on the beach is a popular hang-out for both local islanders and foreign travelers. Food (international and Asian) and drinks are excellent as well as the dining and bar service.

The restaurant and bar, which are practically on the beach, serve international beer brands as well as the country’s famous San Miguel Beer served ice cold each time. Try the appetizers, the gourmet pizzas, and their signature burgers.

Massage area by the beach

Massage area by the beach

One of the highlights of this Boracay hotel is the massage area by the beach which offers the perfect setting and ocean views to relax while getting a massage.

Nigi NIgi Too Resort sits on one of the best parts of White Beach for swimming with a wide and clean beachfront. It is one of the most popular Boracay Station 1 hotels on the island for short or long-term stay.

Boracay Hotel Serving Good But Cheap Food

View from 2nd floor balcony of 357 Boracay Hotel

View from 2nd floor balcony of 357 Boracay Hotel

Going on a vacation can be expensive, that’s why it’s important to look for cheap Boracay hotels or places that serve affordable but excellent food. One of the best beach front Boracay hotels that serves affordable food is located at White Beach Station 3.

The 357 Boracay Hotel is a quaint hotel right on the beach that serves very affordable food by Boracay standards. Staff are friendly and accommodating too. You can dine just a few feet from the water at the hotel’s dining area right next to the entrance reception area.

357 boracay hotel bookingThe rooms are nicely appointed and bathrooms clean and sanitary. Considering this Boracay hotel is right on the beach front, it is surprising that they serve excellent food at really cheap prices. You’ll have more than enough to spurge on a good bottle of wine while you relax on the hotel’s beach lounging chairs.

Boracay Spanish Restaurant – Take Your Taste Buds on an Island Adventure this Halloween

halloween party boracay tapas barIf 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.

dos mestizos halloween party 2013The 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.

Boracay Hotels Conveniently Located in Station 2

boracay hotels station 2 Giulius Boracay Italian ResortIf 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.

d mall boracay

D’Mall Boracay

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.