Baler in Aurora Province is home to a number of surfing spots, from the popular beach break of Sabang that's ideal for beginners, to the secret hideouts that only the pros and locals know. And while it's a popular beach destination, it has kept its old-town charm where you can just walk around the plaza, find some holes-in-the-wall, and chill with your friends in a rental.
Find the best Baler Airbnb for your next beach weekend:
This two-storey villa has its own swimming pool, plenty of garden space, and five bedrooms. Surfboards are also available for guests for when you just want to ride the waves right in front of the property. The family-friendly rental can accommodate up to 15 guests; plus, you can bring your furbabies, too.
Surfer's Hub is located in Buton Street, Sabang, Baler, Aurora.
Rates start at P25,000.
Baler Beachfront House
With four bedrooms and five beds, this beachfront house located along the famous Sabang Beach in Baler can comfortably fit up to 10 people. You can also bring five more people with an additional charge of P300 per guest. When you're done surfing or hanging out by the shore, you can take a dip in the pool or lounge around the outdoor tables and chairs. This Airbnb is located a kilometer away from Costa Pacifica and right beside AMCO Beach Resort.
Baler Beachfront House is located in Sabang, Baler, Aurora.
Rates start at P15,500.
Casa Bianca Baler
Casa Bianca is located in Reserva; it's far enough from the crowd of Sabang but still has the laid-back beach vibe of Baler. It can fit up to six people and rates come with breakfast. The Airbnb has two bedrooms, four beds, and a spacious living area decorated with beautiful paintings and amazing woodworks.
Casa Bianca is located in Reserva, Baler, Aurora.
Rates start at P6,000.
Margarett Farm Vacation House
Margarett Farm Vacation House may not exactly be right by the beach, but it's just a few minutes away from both Sabang Beach and Dinadiawan Beach. It has three bedrooms, which can accommodate up to 12 guests; a small pool for when you want to take a dip; and plenty of walking trails for when you wish to relax around nature.
Margarett Farm Vacation House is located in Baler, Aurora.
Rates start at P6,000.
La Casa Blanca
La Casa Blanca mixes and matches the modern and traditional with its floor-to-ceiling glass windows and cogon roof. It has three bedrooms that can fit up to 16 guests, a fully functioning kitchen, and living areas. The house also has a terrace, where there's plenty of room to enjoy drinks at night or just play board games with your friends.
La Casa Blanca is located in Baler, Aurora.
Rates start at P15,600.
A play on the expression "cowabunga," which is meant to express delight, and Baler's right-handed beach breaks, Cowabungalows Kanan is a cozy space for surfers and beach lovers. The bungalows are inspired by the bahay kubo with its elevated wooden floors, a cozy patio, and huge windows. There's also a hammock right beside the house for when you just want to doze off in the afternoon.
Cowabungalows is located in Poblacion, Baler, Aurora.
Rates start at P3,000.
Twin Rock Vacation House
With three air-conditioned rooms and one fan room with bunk beds, this beachfront property can accommodate a maximum of 25 people. It has a swimming pool, outdoor tables and chairs, and a small kayak for when you just want to paddle around. You can also set up a tent outside the house.
Twin Rock Vacation House is located in Borlongan, Dipaculao, Aurora.
Rates start at P10,000.
Casa Herminia is perfect for large groups—up to 16 people, to be exact. It has three air-conditioned bedrooms, a spacious kitchen and another kitchenette on the second floor, and common areas. There's also a caretaker, in case you need some assistance.
Casa Herminia is located in Suclayin, Baler, Aurora.
Rates start at P8,000.
Bluecoco Beach House
This Santorini-inspired beach house along Sabang Beach has three floors: one for the kitchen and dining area, the second floor for a bedroom with two double beds, and the third floor for another air-conditioned bedroom with two double beds and two single beds. It can fit up to 10 people comfortably.
Bluecoco Beach House is locate at F. Mendoza Street, Sabang, Baler, Aurora.
Rates start at P8,500
Rico's Private Beach House
The 700-square-meter rental in front of Dipaculao Beach features two air-conditioned rooms, a kitchen and dining area below, and an extra nipa hut for when you just want to set up a hammock and feel the breeze. There's also an elevated view deck for a quick wave check at the break of dawn in the area's secret surf spot. The whole place can accommodate a maximum of 20 people.
Rico's Private Beach House is located in Lipit Beach, Dipaculao, Aurora.
Rates start at P10,000.
This story originally appeared on Spot.ph.
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