Metro Manila is one of the most populated cities in the world. With busy traffic, skyscraper buildings, and the streets full of people it can become stressful. Fortunately there are many resorts all throughout Luzon that are near Manila that you can easily drive took, get to by jeepney or take a bus to. We have reviewed many Metro Manila provinces / municipalities / cities that make up Metro Manila. We feature the best rated, the cheapest, and the best value 5 star resorts and hotels. You don’t have to spend a lot of money to escape the city life of Manila and enjoy a beach resort type of atmosphere.
Manila Resorts / Hotels (From Cheap to 5 Star) – Private Pools, Free Wifi, Luxury Accomodations
The 5 Star Hotel Above is called the Belmont Hotel with a customer review rating of 8.9 based on over 700 reviews. It is located in Pasay and offers luxury accommodations. Regardless of you budget level, there are properties that have private pools, free wifi, located near the Beach within a short drive from Manila. Be sure to check them out and either browse from the cheapest to highest or by 5 star ratings down to 1. We have already written reviews for many places throughout Metro Manila. Even outside of Manila in locations such as Cavite, Batangas, Baguio, and more.
Manila Resort Reviews by Location
Cavite – Located just 50 KM from Manila, you can arrive at your resort or hotel in less than 2 hours. Cavite is nice because you can find beach resorts for as low as 500 PHP. Cavite is also near Tagaytay which is another popular resort location near Manila.
Paranaque – Located just 20 KM from Manila City center Paranaque is a great choice if you want to stay in Manila, but just want to find a nice resort that is nearby. All sorts of budget levels from very cheap to 5 star.
Quezon City – Part of Metro Manila Quezon City has a huge population of 2.75 million. If your a resident or tourist in the area, getting a hotel or resort that makes you feel like your resting on the beach will make your stress just melt away. We reviewed some of our favorite resorts in the area. Find something cheap or luxury.
Antipolo City – This province is very near Manila (18 KM) and while doesn’t have any beach resorts, they have many palces where you can take the family that has private pools, offers free wifi, has fitness centers, massage services, room service, etc… We review our favorites for you to consider.
Olongapo / Subic Bay / Zambales Region – If your wanting to get away from Manila for awhile and want to find an affordable place on the beach, consider Olongapo. You will find many cheap resorts in the Subic Bay / Zambales region of the Philippines.
Bulacan – Located 80 Km and offers a huge variety of hotels and resorts from all budget levels. If you have friends or family in this area you should browse all the resorts that are in the area.
Baguio – Known as the summer capital of the Philippines. Baguio City isn’t near Manila but you can still get there by bus. Baguio has a high elevation which makes it nice and cool year round. If you want to escape from the heat then go to Baguio!
Batangas – This is one of my favorite places in the Philippines. Batangas has many waterfalls, mountains to climb and beach resorts. Some are cheap and some are 5 star. Be sure to check out our favorites.
That’s all we have for now, but there are many places to relax that are near Manila but also away from the city.