They say that Puerto Galera is the affordable version of Boracay with its fine sand and calm turquoise waters. What draws people to Puerto Galera is that aside from the beautiful beaches, the accessibility and the affordable rates, Puerto Galera hotels are very accommodating and exemplify Filipino warmth and hospitality.
Sunset at Aninuan Beach Resort
This Puerto Galera hotel is known throughout Oriental Mindoro and can be said to be one of the best in the area. The total travel time to Sunset at Aninuan Beach Resort from Manila is only 3 and a half hours and that already includes the car or bus ride and the ferry. A reason that this Puerto Galera hotel has become so famous is the beautiful sunset right outside the Sunset at Aninuan Beach Resort and the very romantic yet laid back environment. The rooms at this Puerto Galera hotel don’t just look out to the sea, the entire hotel is studded with palm trees that make it so picturesque. The services offered by Sunset at Aninuan Beach Resort make one feel right at home but with a lot more pampering such as massage and spa. This Puerto Galera hotel also offers various activities such as diving, snorkeling and boat trips to other secluded beaches. The rooms at the Sunset at Aninuan Beach Resort have a certain rustic look and feel but are fully air conditioned with its own bathroom. The sheets and the rooms are refreshed daily at this Puerto Galera hotel and it’s sometimes hard to resist the urge to just stay in bed. The best part about the Sunset at Aninuan Beach Resort is that they are very attentive to their guests needs from food cravings, to toys that the little ones might like to play with.
El Galleon Beach Resort and Hotel
Now if one is very interested in diving and is on the lookout for a Puerto Galera hotel that offers this sport including certification, a good option would be the El Galleon Beach Resort and Hotel. El Galleon Beach Resort and Hotel has the most comprehensive scuba certification program and facility. Other activities offered by the El Galleon Beach Resort and Hotel are island hopping, beach volleyball, trekking and snorkeling. If a different kind of adventure is what is after and has heard about gold panning in Puerto Galera, El Galleon Beach Resort and Hotel also provides package tours to the mountains of Mindoro where one can try out this activity. The food at this Puerto Galera hotel is also really great and affordable with a very satisfying seafood dish for only Php 400 per head. The rooms at the El Galleon Beach Resort and Hotel all have a verandah that looks out to the bay and for those who constantly need to be in touch with work, WIFI is available in each room.