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8 Budget-Friendly Getaways for P5,000 and Less

by Charlene Co

When you need to relax and spend quality time with your loved ones, a vacation is almost always the solution.

Worried about breaking the bank? The good news is that it's possible to plan a quick escape that doesn't cost an arm and a leg. Here, we’ve rounded up 8 budget-friendly getaways perfect for you, your family, and your wallet!

1. Segara Suites, Subic Bay

Subic has always been a favorite driving destination for urban dwellers seeking to unwind. For a stay with the perfect mix of style and comfort, head to the highly rated Segara Suites.

Decorated in Balinese-inspired interiors, it boasts well-appointed rooms and villas fitted with king-sized beds with luxurious 350-thread count sheets and hypoallergenic goose down feather pillows. Guests describe this boutique hotel as an excellent mix of sophisticated, modern, and private.

Buy their deal for a Superior Room for 2 with Breakfast here.

Segara Suites
Waterfront Road, Subic Bay
Freeport Zone

For Inquiries & Reservations:
Norly S. Galvan
(047) 250 0923
(047) 250 0924

2. Astoria Palawan, Puerto Princesa

Featuring the same brand of service and well-appointed amenities that the Astoria chain of hotels are known for, Astoria Palawan steps it up by offering guilt-free getaways with their eco-friendly luxuries.

This tropical oasis is the perfect respite after exploring the island’s wonders, plus it houses the first and only Waterpark that features exciting attractions like a surf pool, river ride, water slides, and marine sanctuary to make your Palawan vacation one for the books!

Luxuriate in a Superior Room for 2 with Breakfast, Transfers, and Waterpark Access when you buy their deal here.

Astoria Palawan
Puerto Princesa North Road
Puerto Princesa, Palawan
For Inquiries & Reservations:
Ms. Alexis Masangkay
(0998) 961 3419

3. Crosswinds Resort Suites, Tagaytay

Crosswinds Resort Suites is nestled amid a lush estate atop one of the highest points in Tagaytay, away from the crowds. Their suites set you up for utmost comfort and recreate the experience of home, only better.

Take in the beauty of Swiss chalets, enjoy the crisp air, and relish the soothing scent of pine as you slip into a peaceful alpine hideaway and immerse yourself in nature. The biggest draw of this escape is the beautiful stillness you just won't find in the metro.

Experience Tagaytay in a whole new light with a stay in their Studio Double Room for 2 with Breakfast and 1-Bedroom Suite Stay for 4 with Breakfast.

Crosswinds Resort Suites
Crosswinds, Brgy. Iruhin Central
Calamba Road, Tagaytay

For Inquiries & Reservations:
(02) 856 9601

4. G1 Lodge Design Hotel, Baguio City

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One stay at G1 Lodge Design Hotel will surely ignite your creativity. Awarded by Kohler Bold Design Philippines as Best Urban Hotel 2017, this newly opened boutique hotel in Baguio features a unique modern design that proudly showcases Cordilleran culture.

Strategically located along the bustling Session Road, it puts you within minutes from the city’s must-visit sites. Fitted with amenities for the modern traveler, it seamlessly blends comfort and artistry for an inspiring stay in the City of Pines.

Buy their deal for an Overnight Stay in a Swan Room for 2 with Breakfast at an exclusive discount!

G1 Lodge Design Hotel
2 Leonard Wood Road, Baguio
(074) 665 4825
(0917) 888 1864

5. Easy Adventure, Baler

Set camp under a moonlit sky, relish the fresh ocean breeze, and let the sound of the crashing waves lull you to sleep—with all the modern comforts of a hotel stay. Experience a unique getaway with eco-luxe camping at Easy Adventure.

Each tent comes complete with soft beds, clean and comfortable beddings, a seating area, toiletries, and more. It’s the perfect getaway for those seriously craving an outdoor adventure!

Enjoy an Eco-luxe Camping Stay for 2 with Breakfast, plus it comes with exclusive discounts.

Easy Adventure
Charlie's Point, Reserva, Baler, Aurora

For Inquiries & Reservations:
(0916) 767 7971

6. Las Casas Filipinas De Acuzar

Travel back in time as you relive the past in a quaint 18th century town at Bataan’s sought-after art and heritage resort destination, Las Casas Filipinas De Acuzar. This sprawling heritage resort promises a breathtaking escape brimming with history, relaxation, and old-world charm.

Marvel at beautifully restored colonial houses, immerse yourself in culture with various tours and activities, and retreat to a well-appointed traditional Spanish-Filipino space all within a few hours' drive from the metro.

Experience an extraordinary getaway at Las Casas Filipinas De Acuzar in a Deluxe Room Stay for 2 with Breakfast. Check out other exclusive offers here.

Las Casas Filipinas De Acuzar
Brgy. Ibaba, Bagac, Bataan

For Inquiries & Reservations:
(02) 332 5338
(02) 355 3032
(02) 332 5286

7. The Manor at Camp John Hay, Baguio City

Dubbed as the ‘most beautiful hotel in Baguio’, The Manor at Camp John Hay is inarguably the most iconic tourist destination in the city.

Surrounded by towering pine trees and a lush manicured garden, its unique appeal lies in the rustic but modern log cabin's beautiful colonial architecture, decorated with intricate wooden interiors and a cozy fireplace perfect for those chilly nights.

Retreat to a Superior Forest View Room Stay for 2 at Baguio’s No. 1 hotel. You can also buy other exclusive deals here.

The Manor at Camp John Hay
Camp John Hay, Loakan Road, Baguio City

For Inquiries & Reservations:
(02) 584 4911
(02) 584 4892

8. Club Balai Isabel, Batangas

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Don't settle for admiring the Taal Volcano from afar—experience it up close! For a peaceful escape and unparalleled views of the world-famous volcano, visit Club Balai Isabel: a tranquil paradise that rests on a 14-hectare property that surrounds the beautiful Taal Lake. The resort features spacious accommodations with complete facilities and attractions such as the Aqua Park to keep the whole family entertained.

Stay in a spacious Superior Room for 2 with Breakfast. You can also check out Club Balai Isabel's other exclusive offers here.

Club Balai Isabel
Talisay, Batangas

For Inquiries & Reservations:
Mylene Hubilla or James Pizarra
(02) 897 0229
(02) 584 4068
(0906) 518 5491
(0906) 518 5494

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About Charlene
Whether she’s jet-setting around the globe, wining and dining in a new restaurant, or basking in the sun at a hidden beach, Charlene Co—a PR and communications specialist and travel enthusiast— always makes the most out of each experience. She is passionate about exploring awe-inspiring destinations, discovering new cultures, and creating new friendships along the way.

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