Things to do in Bantayan Island

By on March 2, 2013



Bantayan Island is one of the best travel destination in Cebu, Philippines. It has white sand beach, relaxing cottages and accommodation, cool breeze, spectacular views, excellent swimming adventure and a memorable weekend getaways.
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The Bantayan Island is located 110-kilometers from Cebu City, west of the northern tip of Cebu and part of the province of Cebu. It has 3-municipalities: Santa Fe, Bantayan (proper)and Madridejos. It can be reached by ferry from Cebu City, Hagnaya Wharf in San Remigio, Cebu and from Cadiz City in Negros Occidental. 
The Best of Bantayan Island is its white sand Beaches. You would get to experience a powdery white sand and a crystal clear blue water. One of the most prominent beach in Santa Fe, Bantayan Island sugar beach is the Kota Beach Resort. It is know for its affordable accommodation rates, pristine water, white sands and curve shoreline. You can also get assistance for your kayaking and boating adventures arrangement. It is truly is a “Nice beach and Reasonable Rates”. Tips: Get a cute and cozy cottage right by the beach. (Kota Beach Resortmore information)

Lodgings in Bantayan Island

White Beach Bungalows
Get to relax and enjoy the clean air, beautiful nature on land and underwater and be impressed by this quite and amazing island. White Beach Bungalows gives you more private. Get more information

Fun things to do in Bantayan Island: Tours, attractions and places to visit in Bantayan Island

The Floating Bar
It is a perfect place to be in daytime excellent for some snorkeling and refreshing drinks. They also offer boat trips to neighboring islands. So just sit back and relax while enjoying the beautiful sunset.
the floating bar in bantayan island

Fort of Kota Park
It is close to the sea at the Madridejos and a free piece of Filipino history. It is an excellent public park in the area having grass neatly cut and a good place to have your photography lesson.

Bontay Baywalk
An excellent place for a little walk.
St. Peter and St. Paul Church
It is a large colonial-era church made with coral stones and a remarkable glass windows. Very spacious, stately and on your nice day trip.

This Bantayan Island lodging is also an adventure…

Maia’s Beach Resort
It has a beautiful and clean garden, warm hospitable atmosphere and a very accommodating staff. It has swimming pool and provides a free breakfast everyday. It’s definitely a good value for money. Get more information
Marlin’s Beach Resort
This resort is right on the beach, very clean and well-maintained. It’s beachfront is spectacular and a very spacious room plus very affordable.
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Bantayan Island Foods and Restaurants


bantayan food and restaurant

Le Petit Bonheur
This restaurant gives you a French-Italian taste for food. Truly is the Best on the Island. The foods are fantastic and a nice place.

Other restaurants in the area are Blue Ice and Restaurant in the main street,Cou Cou – offering international cuisines serving fresh fish, meat and pizza,Balikbayan Restaurant – having delicious food, great service plus a fantastic scenery, HR Music Bar and Restaurant – wifi internet is accessible, HR Native Restaurant – the most recommended, Khel’s BBQ, D’Jungle and the White Sands Restaurant. (get more restaurant information)

Bantayan Island is truly the shining tropical paradise Asia. Many foreign tourists fall in love with the friendly and accommodating people, beautiful scenery and a lot of outdoor adventure to experience.

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About Ren

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Anne Matthews says:

Known as the “Sugar Beach”, that’s true. I like the beach and the while sand. I so miss the place.