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Thursday, November 8, 2018

8 Recommended Resort to Stay in Bohol

In today's generation, traveling is part of a hype that will never go old so easily hence there will always be something new going on in a place. We cannot actually cover all of a city's places in just one visit because for sure a few months after your visit there would someplace new to venture.

Just as destinations improve, new hotels are developed and old ones are renovated, it's only just a matter of time. So whether you're a first-timer or an avid enthusiast who wanted to revisited Bohol, we're are sure that picking out your accommodation is the hardest part of planning. To make the options simple for you, we listed our top 8 recommended and crowd favorite hotels & resort around Bohol that you'd definitely want to stay at... or even live in! 

We made sure that you have options that will tick-off coziness, vibrant, and relaxed setting for your most desirable vacation. Ohh, did we mentioned that some at totally Instagram-able also?!


Non-beachfront | Hontanosas Rd. Cor. Ester Lim Drive, Barangay Tawala, Panglao Island, Bohol
Class: 2* Budget
Recommended: Backpacker, Friends, Students, Solo Travelers

Moon Fools Hostel is the most friendly, cozy, and vibrant hostel in all of Panglao Island!  As a traveler, we know you usually don't stay the whole day in the hotel, but at Moon Fool's we're pretty sure you'll never want to leave. This hostel's interiors are packed with vibrant wall art and aesthetics that are soothing to look at. They care for the guests as well as the environment with their upcycling project that decorates the hotels, making the place an eco-friendly designed for the eco-adventurers.
This little hostel is perfect for the solo traveler or backpackers who are on a tight budget but needed someplace nice.  All rooms are fully airconditioned with options of a private room or a 6-10 capacity dormitory room, with a selection of either female dormitory or coed.  The Matchbox rooms feature a bunk bed with simple personal amenities like a comfy bed & pillow, nightlight, device outlets, and curtains for covers.  Common areas include the game room, dining-resting lounge for breakfast or just a hangout spot, and washrooms separate for female & male.

It's just 5 minutes walk away from Alona beach but if you want to go a little further, the hostel offers motorcycles and bicycles for rent.  Non-motorized water sports facilities are also available such as kayaks and snorkeling gear.

Room WIFI: Free | Available at the hotel lounge only
Wellness: None
Business Center: Additional Charge | Fax/Photocopying only
Dining: 1 | Breakfast Cafe
In-house Activities: Additional Charge | Games room, Non-motorized water sport facilities

Tagbilaran Airport – 14.6 km | 35 mins drive
Tagbilaran Seaport – 20.1 km | 35 mins drive
Alona Beach – 0.4 km | 5 mins walk
Bolod Beach – 1.4 km | 12 mins drive
Hinagdanan Cave – 8.6 km | 20mins drive
Chocolate Hills – 80.0 km | 1 hr & 54 mins drive


Beachfront | Barangay Dao, Panglao Island, Bohol, Dauis
Class: 3* Budget
Recommended: Couples, Family, Corporate, Private Events

The #1 kid-friendly resorts with a very own private white beach marine sanctuary! This is a tropical-themed resort that we usually recommend for guests who're going on a getaway with their family, friends, or even for corporate groups.  You'll surely get a well-deserved rest on your vacation plus you don't have to fret on spending so much as they are a budget-friendly hotel.
Image by Flushing Meadows Resort & Playground
Flushing Meadows houses 99-rooms ranging from Deluxe room, Family room, up to Suites which are all fully air-conditioned, equipped with hot & cold water, cable TV, and mini bar. They also offer complimentary use of non-motorized water sports such as kayaks, pedal boats, billiard, and table tennis facilities.

This 18,000sqm resort features a spacious landscape for the kids to play at, cozy accommodations, tranquil beachfront, an infinity pool, spa facility, in-house restaurant, and of course, Sports range and bar such as a tennis court, playground, team building course, among others. An ideal destination choice for gatherings; where you can fully enjoy a private hideaway without being disturbed. So why would you need to leave the resort, right?

Room WIFI: Free | Available in the room & common areas
Wellness: Yes | Outdoor Pool with Mini Jacuzzi/Spa Facilities/Fitness centre
Business Center: Additional Charge | Business Center/Meeting/Banquet
Dining: 3 | Snack Bar/Pool Bar/Restaurant
In-house Activities: Additional Charge | Watersport/Indoor Activities/Outdoor Sports

Tagbilaran Airport – 14.3 km | 26 mins drive
Tagbilaran Seaport – 12.2 km | 24 mins drive
Libaong White Beach – 2.8 km | 7 mins drive
Alona Beach – 8.2 km | 14 mins drive
Hinagdanan Cave – 6.7 km | 11 mins drive
Chocolate Hills – 73.9 km | 1 hr & 46 mins drive


Bechfront | Barangay Bil-isan, Momo Beach, Panglao Island, Bohol
Class: 3* Deluxe Budget
Recommended: Couples, Family, Solo Travelers, Backpackers

Momo Beach House is your most chill beach boutique resort in Bohol.  Located at the remote beach of Momo, this is the only resort in the area. So imagine a beachside resort on your own, far from the unwanted crowd, your morning will always be a good one as you will only hear the sound of inviting waves.
The resorts exteriors and interiors are definitely Instagram worthy because of its nature-inspired architecture and vibrant pastel colors.  Aside from that, you’ll experience serene ambiance with a touch of rustic features in their beachfront lounge, al fresco dining, and beachfront pool.
Momo Beach House may seem like a small resort but its homestyle cozy rooms are equipped with the most modern amenities such as air conditioning, hot & cold shower with complete bath amenities, and flat screen TV, all arranged for your comfortable stay.  They also offer water activities such as stand-up paddleboard and complimentary scheduled shuttle service to and from Alona beach, if you wanted to check out the other side.
Suited for solo travelers, backpacker, or even big groups or family of six (6) who prefer to explore different destinations even on a low budget. We're sure you'll never get tired of spending a day by a stunning seaside and a surreal sunset views during the afternoon.

Room WIFI: Free | Available in the lobby area
Wellness: Yes | Swimming Pool/Massage Service
Business Center: None
Dining: 1 | Al Fresco Cafe
In-house Activities: Additional Charge | Non-motorized water activities

Tagbilaran Airport – 15.6 km | 34 mins drive
Tagbilaran Seaport – 15.1 km | 32 mins drive
Alona Beach – 8.7 km | 20 mins drive
Hinagdanan Cave – 7.1 km | 16 mins drive
Panglao Beach – 7.7 km | 18 mins drive
Chocolate Hills – 70.0 km | 1 hr & 44 mins drive


Beachfront | Barangay Bingag, Panglao Island, Bohol, Dauis
Class: 4* Deluxe Budget
Recommended: Couples, Family

Embrace the flourishing natural landscapes, private beach, and turquoise waters on your next vacation and see for yourself a slice of paradise at Mithi Resort and Spa. This private resort is located at the remote area of Dauis making it an ideal vacation destination to escape the busy city life or even the touristy Alona Beach.
Mithi boasts with turquoise waters that will surely draw you for a swim or go diving and snorkeling. You can also enjoy use of Kayak, Stand-up Paddle Board, and other non-motorized water facilities when you want to get out of just lazing by the beach.
Unwind with your family in the resort's large outdoor pools, a fitness center, a pampering spa, a restaurant that has a wide selection of international cuisines, and their very own white-sand private beach with a man-made islet that you could reach on low tides. Mithi Resort also features modern rooms and rustic bungalows that are equipped with air-conditioned, cable TV, refrigerator with minibar and safe, bathroom with a hot and cold shower.

For couples, say your vows solemnly surrounded by turquoise water in their Dream Islet, a reception at the huge Verdant Pavilion, and spend the night in a sea view villa. Sounds blissfully perfect, right?

Room WIFI: Free | Available in the lobby area
Wellness: Yes | Infinity Pool/Spa Facilities/Fitness centre
Business Center: Additional Charge | Business Center/Meeting/Banquet
Dining: 2 | Cafe/Restaurant
In-house Activities: Additional Charge | Watersport/Indoor Activities/Outdoor Sports/Souvenir Shop

Tagbilaran Airport – 9.4 km | 20 mins drive
Tagbilaran Seaport – 9.0 km | 19 mins drive
Hinagdanan Cave – 270 m | 5 mins walk
Panglao Beach – 1.4 km | 5 mins drive
Alona Beach – 12.8 km | 19 mins drive
Chocolate Hills – 65.2 km | 1 hr & 34 mins drive


Beachfront | Barangay Bolod, Panglao Island, Bohol, Panglao
Class: 4* Deluxe Budget
Recommended: Couples, Family, Corporate

Bohol Beach Club is one of the top picks of every tourist visiting Bohol Island. With its tranquil atmosphere and lush green gardens, this resort definitely deserves all the praises. Get pampered by professional and friendly staff as they assist you with your travel during your stay. Have the feeling of solitude and privacy as you enjoy the powdery white sand in their private beach and the crystal clear blue waters. The lined up palm trees by the beachfront will make your tropical vacation even more heartfelt.
Couples particularly like the location because of the privacy, romantic, and relaxing ambiance throughout the resort plus the resort can accommodate wedding function to tie the knot at its large open-air lawn. The resort also features modern facilities, newly renovated rooms & suites, and even a poolside pizzeria. Satisfy your cravings with an array of traditional Filipino and Western dishes that will surely satisfy the gastronomical desires.
Their 88 spacious rooms made up of Deluxe rooms and Beachview Suites are a value for money. Design with a Filipino touch of modern colors and furnished with modern equipment such as air conditioning, flat screen TV with cable access, mini-bar, premium toiletries, and your very own porch or veranda with coffee table and sundeck lounge chairs.  

Your stay with Bohol Beach Club will be even more leisurely fun with their Aqua sports services of fun sports activities, island hopping trips, and sea-sightseeing tours.
Make your Bohol escapade last long without the unwanted distractions!

Room WIFI: Free | Available in the lobby area & rooms
Wellness: Yes | Lap Pool/Spa Facilities/Fitness centre
Business Center: Additional Charge | Business Center/Meeting/Banquet
Dining: 1 | Restaurant Cafe
In-house Activities: Additional Charge | Watersport/Indoor Activities/Outdoor Sports/Evening entertainment

Tagbilaran Airport – 17.2 km | 35 mins drive
Tagbilaran Seaport – 15.2 km | 32 mins drive
Alona Beach – 5.4 km | 14 mins drive
Danao Beach – 7.3 km | 17 mins drive
Chocolate Hills – 76.8 km | 1 hr & 54 mins drive


Non-beachfront (Seafront) | Km 16 Hoyohoy, Barangay Tawala, Panglao Island, Bohol
Class: 4* High-end
Recommended: Couples, Family, Soul Searchers

Donatella Hotel is a fusion of diverse cultures including Filipino rustic homestyle structures. Nestled in the lush forest of Brgy Tawala just 7 minutes away from Alona Beach, this resort is one of the newest high-end hotels in Bohol that has quickly become a traveler favorite. 
Your stay at this resort will feel like a walk in the park as they're surrounded by greens and offers a unique horseback riding experience within the property. Ponder on your tough and feel rejuvenated with your every dip at their pool bar within the botanical garden, perfect if you're one of the soul searcher travelers. 
Aside from their eco-friendly grounds, they take pride with a few facilities for your pleasant stay. One of which is their dining experience where you can opt to dine with a panoramic sea view or botanical ambiance. Their wellness and spa are inspired by old traditions using oils and herbal poultices amidst a serene sanctuary for a complete relaxation.
Instead of the typical hotel accommodation, this hotel offers unique private villas varying from garden, family, honeymoon, and pool villas. Designed with the traditional Philippine Ifugao Tribal House as an inspiration, all their villas are equipped with cable TV, WiFi, minibar, fully air-conditioned, and luxurious bathroom and ensuite walk-in. Your very own garden-setting destination that will be worth every stay!

Room WIFI: Free | Available in the lobby area & rooms
Wellness: Yes | Pool Bar/Spa Facilities/Fitness centre/Beauty Services
Business Center: Additional Charge | Business Center/Meeting/Banquet
Dining: 3 | Restaurant Cafe/Bar
In-house Activities: Additional Charge | Watersport/Indoor Activities/Outdoor Sports/Horse riding

Tagbilaran Airport – 18.8 km | 36 mins drive
Tagbilaran Seaport – 16.6 km | 37 mins drive
Alona Beach – 3.3 km | 12 mins drive
Danao Beach – 5.3 km | 16 mins drive
Hinagdanan Cave – 11.11 km | 21 mins drive
Chocolate Hills – 78.4 km | 1 hr & 58 mins drive


Beachfront | Ester Lim Drive, Barangay Tawala, Panglao Island, Bohol
Class: 4* High-end
Recommended: Couples, Family, Corporate

Being nestled atop a limestone cliff, you'll be mesmerized at Amorita Resort's outstanding view of the Alona Beach and the Bohol Sea. With its lush tropical surroundings combined with signature Filipino hospitality service it truly is a world-class accommodation. The resort has been one of the best-rated locations and a go-to of resort hopper travelers who simply want to chill out in plush resorts or hotel rooms.
Escape from the fray of the urban scene in its spacious rooms with fine amenities, swimming pool that matches the sea perfectly, exclusive spa treatment using Asian healing rituals, and their restaurant overlooking the sea where you can enjoy dining delectable continental & Filipino dishes.
They offer room selections from Deluxe Room, Suites, and Villas which are all furnished with complimentary minibar, flat-screen cable TV, n-room safe, spacious bathroom, and complimentary WiFi. Plus you will also get to appreciate the tranquil garden view, private balcony overlooking the breath-taking Bohol Sea, or even your very own plunge pool at the comforts of your room.
What more can you ask for? Just relax; Amorita will take care of your staycation needs.

Room WIFI: Free | Available in the lobby area & rooms
Wellness: Yes | Swimming Pool/Spa Facilities/Fitness centre
Business Center: Additional Charge | Meeting/Banquet
Dining: 2 | Restaurant/Bar
In-house Activities: Additional Charge | Watersport/Indoor Activities/Entertainment/Children's Playground

Tagbilaran Airport – 20.9 km | 38 mins drive
Tagbilaran Seaport – 20.3 km | 36 mins drive
Alona Beach – 1.0 km | 5 mins walk
Danao Beach – 3.0 km | 8 mins drive
Hinagdanan Cave – 13.9 km | 22 mins drive
Chocolate Hills – 80.5 km | 1 hr & 42 mins drive


Beachfront | Alona Beach, Barangay Danao, Panglao Island, Bohol
Class: 5* Luxury
Recommended: Couples, Family, Corporate

Top of our list is none other than Henann Resort Alona's family-friendly resort. Following the Henann tradition, experience a world-class service with a vibe that ensures to provide a worthwhile stay with only the best service for you, whether you're with your family, friends or even business partners.
Situated in the pristine white Alona Beach, Henann Resort Alona is the biggest resort sitting on a lush 6.5-hectare property in Bohol boasting with a spa center, multiple outdoor pools, function facilities, a wide stretch of private beach, and of course their restaurant serving sumptuous dining experience.
The touch of coastal elements in their rooms, suites, and villas give out a relaxing vibe to ensure a comforting rest in the evening and a refreshing morning. Featuring Filipino-inspired interiors equipped with amenities such as air-conditioning, cable TV, coffee and tea making facility, and bathroom with complete Henann Group of Resorts toiletries, among others.
From simply relaxing on their sunbeds by the beach or getting engaged with various resort activities, Henann Alona is definitely a savvy choice for travelers who need to get away from the busy setting of the city.

Room WIFI: Free | Available in the lobby area & rooms
Wellness: Yes | Swimming Pool/Spa Facilities/Fitness centre
Business Center: Additional Charge | Business Center/Meeting/Banquet
Dining: 5 | Restaurant/Pool Bar/ Cafe
In-house Activities: Additional Charge | Watersport/Indoor Activities/Entertainment/Fitness Centre/Mini Shop

Tagbilaran Airport – 21.8 km | 39 mins drive
Tagbilaran Seaport – 21.2 km | 38 mins drive
Danao Beach – 2.4 km | 7 mins drive
Hinagdanan Cave – 13.3 km | 21 mins drive
Chocolate Hills – 74.5 km | 1 hr & 44 mins drive

So what do you think? Did we give you a good set of list to choose from? If you’re still having doubt then feel free to let us know what’s bugging you. Maybe we could help! But we’re sure these hotels and resort are definitely worth trying.

Doesn’t have any idea what’s your itinerary should be? Fret no more we got you covered, check our blog: FIRST TIMER'S GUIDE TO BOHOL
If you're only interested in tours and activities, then click right away on this link: 6 TOURS YOU’D WANT TO EXPLORE WHILE IN BOHOL
Looking for a good dining place, check out this link for our recommended restaurants: 6 TASTE OF BOHOL YOU SHOULDN'T MISS


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