The Antique Province of Western Visayas offers stunning views to the travellers. The place brims with natural beauty all around. If you are someone who can’t stay without luxury rooms, high-speed WiFi, etc. may be Antique is not your place. When visiting the province, you must be ready to leave amidst nature as most options are rustic. You need to take the slower path in life and embrace nature by letting go the urban comforts. If you are ready to do that and have a memory with your friends and family, here are the best places to stay in Antique.
Located in Tibiao, Kawa Inn offers AC rooms and also has family backpacker rooms for the guests. The rooms are decorated with the native theme that includes traditional sleeping mat called Banig, a wide hat of palm leaves called sadok and a native textile of Philippines called abaca. If you are travelling in a large group, you can share the room asking for extra mattresses. They allow 6 to 12 people to share a room. The inn has its own restaurant, offers laundry services, free WiFi, swimming pool and you can bury your tiredness of the day with the ‘Therapist’ foot massage at Tibiao Fish Spa nearby. If you are thinking about where to stay in Tibiao, Antique, make your bookings at Kawa Inn now!
A good option for Extended families, barkada getaways, backpackers, travel groups
It is a mountain retreat settled in San Remegio’s highlands that allows you to enjoy the cool weather and natural surroundings at best. It is the small 3 room guesthouse run by the farm that supplies strawberries to different regions of Western Visayas. The place is comfortable for upto 12 persons. There is an al fresco restaurantfamous for its mushroom burgers, native coffee and fresh salads. The sunrise and sunset look spectacular from the guesthouse. Pack woolens, the nights can be quite cold.
A good option for families, groups and barkadas
Mostly, backpackers, solo travellers or people who just want to stay overnight in Mararison choose the homestays in the area. However, if you are travelling in large groups with family or friends, Enrique de Mararison can be a better option. It is a private resort located in a cave of the Nablag islet. It is a popular spot for photography due to the serenity of the place. The rooms in the resort are kind of rustic with attached washrooms. It is one of the best resort in Antique when it comes to the soothing view of sunrise and sunset. There are free WiFi and a restaurant serving seafood and Filipino dishes and 24 hours of electricity.
A good option for Extended families, barkada getaways, prenup shoots and private groups
The Alpas Guesthouse is run by the all-bamboo restaurant Alpas that can accommodate up to 5 guests for travellers who want to stay overnight. There are one single bed and two queen beds, fan, attached washroom and the cool ocean breeze that rejuvenates the mind and body. You will also get the advantage of the private patio and private beach entrance. Additionally, breakfast is complimentary!
Kim and Ken, the owners of the restaurant and guesthouse are planning to renovate the function hall into another guesthouse which is expected to be completed by 2019.
Good option for honeymooners, couples, foreign travellers and balikbayans
Famous for owning Panay Island’s largest swimming pool, the Dalaag Campsite and Resort is one of the favourites of locals in the Tobias Frontier for large gatherings, family reunions and karaoke/swimming parties. The swimming pool is situated close to the powdery black beach under the coconut trees. The resort includes several poolside and beachside huts perfect for overnight stays. You can also pitch a tent on the beach at minimal costs.
A good option for group events, extended families and barkada getaways
If you are looking for a good hotel in SanJose, Antique, Esprutingkle Business Hotel is the right choice. Located near the airport on the 2nd and 3rd floor of a mall on the highway, it is a new hotel, established this year. Don't go by the quirky name of the hotel, it is named after some companies in the province. The rooms are clean, comfortable with modern amenities. You will get free WiFi, complimentary breakfast and free transport to and from the airport.
A good option for solo travellers, business travellers, families, couples.
Then book a cheap flight with an iEagle travel agency. Not to worry about where to stay these are the best places to stay and explore the beauty of Antique