One of the few questions that we ask ourselves, when we plan to go on a travel is, “Where should I stay?” Well, google has a lot to offer for sure but this article will give you a run down of affordable and budget-friendly cottages, inns or hotels in Camiguin Island. You don’t have to spend so much to enjoy your best trip ever! Here is a list of rooms that cost below Php1,000.00 – Php1,500.00.
1. GV Hotel
GV Hotel is located at the heart of the capital town- Mambajao. I believe that the place is perfect for those who are really on a tight budget and stay out often during the day (It gets pretty noisy at daytime as beside it is a basketball court). Food and public transports are not a problem here since grocery stores and snack bars are just around the corner plus it’s right beside a highway.
- Pros: Near Mambajao Highway, San Nicholas Church, Market and Grocery Stores. They also have motorbikes available for rent. You may inquire inside. (Owner is someone working in GV Hotel)
- Cons: Old, dusty and gets noisy at daytime
Contact No.: +(63)09883871041
Location: Burgos St, Mambajao, Camiguin
- Non-aircon (for 2 persons): Php 960.00
- Standard (single bed): Php 1,000.00
- Standard (twin bed): Php 1,240.00
- Deluxe (twin bed): Php 1,500.00
*Check their website for the promo rates.
For bookings and reservations, click here.
2. Pabua’s Cottages
Pabua’s cottages have been highly recommended by travelers as it offers a low cost yet comfortable stay. Aside from that, its location is at the heart of a peaceful, clean and tourist-friendly community- Yumbing, that truly appeals to tourists.
- Pros: They offer tour packages as they have own transport to tour their guests. Has a communal kitchen that allows guests to make their own food and WiFi is available.
- Cons: Water supply at newly built rooms can be a problem and rooms often get occupied very fast. So make sure to reserve a room earliest possible!
Contact No.: 088 3879033 / 09 173210449
Location: Yumbing, Mambajao, Camiguin Island
- Standard (for 2persons): Php 800.00
- Standard (for 4persons): Php 1,000.00
- Standard (for 6persons):Php 1,500.00
Amenities: Cable TV, WiFi, Kitchen
3. Paguia’s Cottages
If you are a certified backpacker then Paguia’s cottages are perfect for you. Whether you are traveling solo or in a group, there’s no need to worry as it has rooms available for solo backpackers or in a group. It is also situated in Rocky Village, Yumbing.
- Pros: Offers tour guides and packages, WiFi access in rooms and outside. A kitchen is available with a fridge to store foods.
- Cons: Rooms get fully booked so fast
Contact No.: (088) 387-9018 / (+63) 09173107085
Location: Rocky Village, Yumbing Mambajao, Camiguin, Philippines 9100
Rooms: Price ranges from Php 800.00 – Php 1,500.00
Amenities: Cable TV, WiFi, Electricity generator
4. Cabu-an Beach Resort
Cabu-an Beach Resort may have aged but its tranquil and cozy atmosphere makes it a perfect haven to escape from a stressful, busy streets. It has a beach that faces the cottages and a well-maintained garden that is truly relaxing and perfect for nature-lovers.
- Pros: Near the beach and has a truly quiet and peaceful ambiance. Offers a dormitory type accommodation (at the Inn) which is truly good for group travelers.
- Cons: Old facilities/rooms
Location: Balintawak Street, Mambajao, Camiguin
- Inn: Php 150.00 per person (non-aircon)
- Inn (5 bed, aircon): Php 950.00
- Cottages (by beach): Php 1,000.00(2 beds), Php 1,200.00 (2 beds, aircon)
- Cottages (by beach): Php 1,300.00(3 beds), Php 1,500.00 (3 beds, hot shower)
- Cottages (by beach): Php 1,500.00 (4 beds)
Amenities: Beach, Function/Conference Hall, Restaurant, WiFi, Cable TV
5. Medano Island Resort
If you are a fanatic of sunsets (but who wouldn’t love sunsets?), then Medano Island Resort is going to be your best friend. It has a fantastic view of the beach, and the setting sun plus it has an amazing pizza (Editha’s pizza). So enjoy the view and a bite of pizza!
- Pros: Great view, rooms are new and clean environment. Has a pool area, pizzeria and snack bar. Also holds special occassion (bday, wedding, etc.
- Cons: It gets crowded every night when it has a live band and becomes noisy
Contact Nos.+639176220428/ +639286551246
Location: Pearl Rd, Rocky Village, Yumbing Mambajao, Camiguin 9100
- Dormitory: Php 400.00
- Standard (fan only): Php 700.00 – Php 900.00
- Deluxe( single bed/aircon): Php 1,200.00
Amenities: Pool, Sun lounger, Bar and Grill, WiFi, Breakfast (6:30am-10:00am), Electricity generator
Reserve now by clicking here.
6. Marianita’s Cottage
If you want to be in a cottage that is accessible- right beside the highway but with a relaxing beach front then Marianita’s cottage is the answer! It is one of the newly built cottages in Camiguin and truly values cleanliness of its rooms. Plus, they’ve got a friendly staff as its pride and strength.
Location: Purok 2, Yumbing Mambajao, Camiguin 9100 beside the highway
- Standard (for 2persons, fan): Php 1,000.00
- Superior (for 2persons, fan, aircon): Php 1,400.00
Amenities: Motorbike rentals, Cable TV, Fridge
Reserve now by clicking here.
Disclaimer: I am not, in any way, related to the accommodations listed and is not paid for the sake of promotion. Also, these cottages/resorts may have rooms apart from the ones listed above but I have only included the rooms within the price range that I have specified.
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