OYO hotels offer a variety of rooms to choose from at the best available prices like Standard Double Room, Standard Triple Room, Superior double room, Deluxe Double Rooms, Deluxe Twin Rooms, Suite Triple and Suite Family etc. You can choose the type of room suitable to your needs. The price ranges from ₱910 to ₱3611 per night. Also, they are offering a 30% discount on all the bookings.
Boracay is the best place for a weekend getaway with friends and family. If you like to be sun-kissed then you should go to the White Beach, Yapak beach or the Diniwid beach which are beautiful and less crowded and you can do deep water diving, kitesurfing etc. or if you are an adventure seeker then you can go to different tours with your buddies all around the island like the Malumpati Cold spring tour, seven wonders tour or have fun at the world famous Boracay water walkers which will give you unforgettable memories and great pictures for your album.
Boracay has a tropical climate, with a temperature of around 88°Farenheit (30°Celsius) and humidity of 75%. The rainy season is also known as Habagat and it usually starts around June and continues till mid of October. The dry season also known as Amihan commences in November and ends in May. The hottest and the coldest months are March-May and December respectively.
OYO 409 Bans Beach Resort accepts Credit Card Payments.
Want to have an adrenaline-filled experience? The island of Boracay has a lot to offer when it comes to adventure sports; go for eco-adventures like Stand-paddling, kayaking and snorkelling at Ariel’s point. Have the thrill of a lifetime and experience cliff-jumping with 5 different levels with 1 My Boracay tour guide.
For all the water sports enthusiasts, Boracay is also home to windsurfing; where you can sail with strong winds while riding the waves. Go for a great experience into the sky and try Parasailing at the White Beach which gives a beautiful view of the beach from above and a bird’s eye view of the whole island with your loved one in a seat covered by a colourful parachute.
Another activity at Boracay Island is Reverse Bungee, which skyrockets you 60 meters above the sea level at a raging speed of 200kmph, an adventurous way to view the sky, sea and the sand. For all those who want to experience the on-ground adventures, they can try visiting the Crystal Caves where you get to see minerals glittering in the stones on the roof. Other interesting caves are the Bat caves where you can see the bats flying around in the dusk; these caves also have bigger fruit bats or the flying foxes around them. Though it can get a tad bit intimidating to have a squeaking bat swooping by your head when you can’t even see it but that’s what Bat Caves are known for.
With the beautiful beaches pulling you to its shores the food is no less. Have lip-smacking Asian food like Cha Ca La Vong and Beef Rendang at Fat Rice. Have the most delectable Poke Bowls and Yakitori Snacks at Poketo. Have a complete island experience with a plate of oysters at Percy Seafood. Try Diavolo’s brick oven pizzas and their Neapolitan pizza serves with slow-cooked Porchetta ham. Satisfy your sweet tooth at Sugar cloud with their Mango Bingsu with Lychee Ice Cream which will take you all the way to cloud 9.
Boracay is not a huge city; still, you don’t want to be stranded in a hotel or a resort with no places to visit around it. If you are looking for a quiet and an upscale place to stay then you should look for the area near Station 1 which has beaches nearby the beach quality and swimming is the best here. A great option at Station 1 is OYO 409 Bans Beach Resort which is a decent hotel at a great location with facilities such as Air-conditioned rooms, Queen Size beds, refrigerators, Daily Housekeeping etc. It has restaurants and bars nearby. Another great location in Station 3; it has a beachfront and is more kicked back and provides budget hotels to stay. OYO 124 Boracay is a great option for those looking for a decent place to stay near Station 3 with all the basic amenities.
Getting to Boracay
Nearest airports: Caticlan airport is the nearest airport to Boracay, take a ferry from Caticlan port to reach the city which takes 20-25 minutes.
Kalibo Airport: It is almost 1 hour and 45 minutes from Caticlan port. Air-Conditioned airport transfer coaches are available to reach the port.
Within the City
Tricycle: Tricycle is a motorcycle with a sidecar you can easily move around the city from one destination to other in these tricycles and can hire it all by you by paying ₱100.
Multi cabs: These are small 8 seater vans which take you from one place to another within the city.
Boats: Moving around the coastal cities can be fun when you’re travelling in boats. These boats take you from Caticlan Port to Cagban Port where you need to pay ₱25 for pump boats and ₱30 for fast boats.
Mountain Bikes and Motorbikes: You can privately hire these mountain and motorbikes by paying rentals but driving these bikes are forbidden by law in some areas in the city.
Paraw: Another mode of commutation are these sailing paraws, it is a narrow hulled boat with outriggers on either side with passengers seated on the webbed platform between the supports. You can get this ride in the afternoon from Station 2 and enjoy the sunset sail or day trips around the island.
Visit the Museums: Visit the iconic Motag Living Museum an interactive museum that transposes you to another era when the island was famously known for its quiet farming communities. It is a 30-minute drive from Catlican, upon reaching there you will get to know the culture and more about the island’s history. Another museum is at The Dreamland dream Park and Trick Art Museum
Visit the Historical sites: Visit the famous chapels Our Lady of the Most Holy Rosary Catholic Church, and Holy Rosary Parish. You might also want to visit Willy’s Rock it is an oddly shaped volcanic formation topped by a statue of the Virgin Mary.