Boracay (pronounced bora-KYE) Island is the Philippines’ most popular beach destination and once you are there it’s still quite cheap by international standards. White Beach along the west coast is home to about 90% of Boracay’s hotels and it’s a lovely place although quite crowded in season.
|15.00 - 30.00|
|19.00 - 76.00|
|21.00 - 96.00|
|60.00 - 123.00|
|300.00 - 390.00|
Hannah Hotel Doubles from US$45/night
This family-run hotel a bit off the beach is a very popular choice in the budget category and the rate includes breakfast.
Turtle Inn Resort Doubles from US$54/night
Just a few steps from White Beach, this modern hotel is nicely located in the more relaxing part of the island, though still close to everything.
Nigi Nigi Too Beach Resort Doubles from US$120/night
With a perfect beachfront location in a central area, this boutique resort fills up early because of its great service and facilities.
|Hostel Bed||9.18 - 15.15|
Frendz Resort Beds from US$11/night
Located just 2 minutes from the sand of White Beach, the Frendz Resort is by far the best place in Boracay for inexpensive bunks.
|1-hour massage on the beach||There are massage stations almost the entire length of White Beach and most are quite cheap and very popular.|
|2-hour boat trip||Dozens of tour companies offer snorkeling, fishing, and island hopping trips from their boats.|
|Budget breakfast||Most restaurants on the beach charge more than this, but fast-food places and those inland are cheap.||2.15 - 3.58|
|Budget lunch||Those on a budget should stick to local food at local restaurants, but some cheap lunch options are available on the beach.||3.04 - 5.37|
|Budget dinner||Sitting down at beach restaurants can still be cheap if you are careful. Most buffets are within this price range.||5.02 - 7.16|
|Beer (.33liter bottle)||San Miguel Pale Lager is everywhere and quite cheap if you look around.||0.99 - 2.15|
|Rum and coke or gin and soda||Cocktails using the local cheap rum or gin can be very cheap but of course imports cost much, much more.||0.99 - 2.15|
|Caticlan Port to Station 1||0.45|
|Caticlan to Boracay ferry (foreigners)||2.69|
|Tuk-tuk around town||0.43 - 1.07|