Luxury comes with a price. Some travelers want to spend more to ensure that they get the quality, security and peace that they want. When it comes to islands and beach resorts, Philippines should be on your go to list. In the southern part of the country in the heart of Davao is where you can find Samal Island. If you are an international tourist, Davao is accessible via air or land/water travel from major cities both local and international. It’s a paradise blessed with white sand beaches, marine life, clear waters and beautiful rock formations.
There are more than 30 beach resorts in this paradise but not all of them are affordable for most people. In this article I’ll show you the top 3 luxury resorts in the area!
PEARL FARM BEACH RESORT
The ever famous 5 star beach resort! When you get here you probably don’t want to leave. This place is so breathtakingly beautiful! The moment you step out from the boat you will be greeted with the warmest smile and cold juice. There you will see the marvel of God’s creation as you look in to the horizon. The blue sky, the clear waters, the rooms, food everything is just perfect! They are also open for events like weddings, birthday parties and meetings.
Price: Starts at ₱10,000 / $200 per night
CLUB SAMAL RESORT
Just a few minutes away from Davao City you will find a beautiful and unique boutique resort that takes into another world, taking all your troubles away. Club Samal Resort is a place that is secluded from the populated and noisy city but it still is very convenient. There is nothing about this resort that you wouldn’t love. Every part of the resort is Instagram worthy, prices are cheap, amenities are great, beach is well-maintained, it is easy to go to, and the staff are super friendly.
PRICE: Starts at ₱3000/ $60 per night
SECDEA BEACH RESORT
Secdea Beach Resort features a charming beach atmosphere, state-of-the-art accommodation and amenities and uniquely-designed architecture.It is famous for its infinity restaurant which offers a remarkable view of the resort’s infinity pool to its diners. Moreover if you would just want to stroll around the resort, you may like the Mangrove Area of the resort and its wooden bridge. The accommodation and entrance fee may be quite pricey for some, but it’s worth it!
PRICES: Starts at ₱4000/$80 per night
AMENITIES: Starts at ₱150/$3
Did you go to one of these resorts? How was your experience? Let me know in the comments below!