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Donatela Hotel

Donatela Hotel is a sprawling cliff-side resort set in a quiet side of Panglao Island, Bohol.

Enter a world where luxury is intricately entwined with nature. Its picturesque surroundings will summon you to wander through enchanting lush botanic gardens and recline in private pockets of space, while its beautifully designed villas fitted with unique pieces and custom-made furnishings will beckon you to cocoon yourself throughout your stay.

Delight in this breathtaking hideaway and find peace with a magical stay in paradise.

Contact Info

Km. 16 Hoyohoy Tawala
Panglao, Bohol
(038) 510 8472
(0917) 526 6001

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About Donatela Hotel

Who’s It For: Formerly called Tarsier Botanika, Donatela Hotel is situated in the heart of Panglao, Bohol. Just a 30-minute ride from Tagbilaran Airport and a mere 5 minutes away from the white sand beaches of Alona and Dumaluan, this nature-inspired boutique resort presents the perfect spot for relaxation or to kick off an unforgettable island adventure.

Families: Enjoy your family’s company in the spacious private villas, all of which have wi-fi access to the internet, TV with cable channels, Bluetooth music system, mini bar, and coffee machine.

Couples: Spend time together and enjoy the serene nature views and exciting seaside activities at the resort.

Groups of friends: Enjoy easy access to fun activities like horseback riding, scuba diving, and other watersports.

Weddings and events: Celebrate the event of a lifetime at Donatella Hotel and create a customized experience that your loved ones and family will surely cherish.


The boutique hotel by the cliff has retained the trees planted in the area during its development. In addition, it also features plenty of eco-friendly amenities that provide guests with guilt-free comfort. Among the amenities and facilities guests can use during their stay are:

Villas: There are 12 villas in the 7.5-hectare property, all of which take inspiration from traditional Ifugao houses. There are 6 garden villas; 2 family villas, each with their own private garden; 3 pool villas with their own private plunge pool and outdoor lounge; and 1 honeymoon villa with its own plunge pool and private garden.

Paprika Restaurant: Paprika Restaurant offers elegant oceanfront views and up to 120 seats for private functions. It has a private wine cellar and a menu with a taste of International, Asian, and Filipino cuisines.

Exotika Terrace and Grill: Set at the heart of Alona Beach, Exotika Terrace and Grill offers a fusion of Asian and European favorites, fresh seafood and sumptuous steaks, and breathtaking garden views.

The Gun Bar: One of the few bars along Alona Beach with a live band, The Gun Bar presents itself as a perfect venue for meeting old and new friends and for tasting some of the best liquors and spirits in Panglao.

Pool Bar: Relax by the pool and take a good look at the elaborate gardens at the Pool Bar.

The Spa Village: Get pampered as you choose from a wide array of spa and hair treatments at The Spa Village, which is in a bungalow near a lovely botanical garden.


Whether you choose to linger in Panglao Island or explore Bohol, you’ll have plenty of sights to see and explore.

Alona and Dumaluan Beaches: Just 5 minutes away from the resort, these beaches are sure to set the mood for a relaxing holiday or a fun-filled getaway.

Philippine Tarsier Recreation Inc.: Set in a 9-hectare garden, this animal sanctuary in Panglao is home to tarsiers. Pay a visit and see how these small, nocturnal primates live in the wild.

Scuba diving and PADI certification for beginners: Explore the clear waters around Panglao and make your first dive a memorable one.