5 Resorts with Pools Worth Trying

Get some of the most unique pool experiences in these world-class Philippine resorts!

By Mathew S. Chan
September 04, 2014

Do you ever have those days when you just want to lounge by the pool, sipping on sparkling cider while bathing in the sun’s rays? If work is piling up in the office and you need a break, take some time off to check out these five resorts with great pools, perfect for a laidback getaway.

Vivere Azure Hotel
Located in Batangas, one of the Philippines’ top diving destinations, Vivere Azure Hotel is a paradise you can visit whenever you feel like getting away from the city but need to stay somewhere relatively near. If money is no expense, book a room now and chill in a hut by the pool.  

Rates start at PHP 10,714.28++!
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Princesa Garden Island Resort and Spa
Miss the island paradise that is Palawan? Head to Princesa Garden Island Resort and Spa, a grand 5-star hotel in Puerto Princesa, where you can get world-class amenities. Rest and relax in their large clear water pool, which is surrounded by coconut trees.

Rates start at PHP 6,967.21++!
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Hotel Kimberly Tagaytay
Want to have a little pool party away from Manila but don’t feel like traveling for more than two hours? Go on a short drive to Tagaytay and stay at Hotel Kimberly. They have a nice hotel surrounded by a simple garden with stone steps. If you don’t feel like swimming, you can just sit in one of their cozy chairs near the pool and feel the breeze against your skin.

Rates start at PHP 5,267.85++!
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Best Western Boracay Tropics
If you want a truly special pool getaway, stay at Best Western Boracay Tropics. Their luxurious bean-shaped pool is surrounded by trees and greenery. You’ll feel as if you’ve been transported to a faraway tropical oasis, thanks to its Asian and Mediterranean architecture.

Rates start at PHP 4,672.13++!
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Badian Island Resort and Spa
Badian Island Resort and Spa in Cebu is an exquisite resort that offers you more than just a nice sunset view by the pool. You can stroll along the white sand beach or get full body massages and spa treatments that will soothe your frazzled nerves. You can also hang out by their pool or go for a swim.

Rates start at PHP 11,996.72++!
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