After closing its white sand beaches for almost half a year, Boracay is finally back in business and better than ever. No longer a cesspool, the island will formally re-open on October 26, 2018 after holding a dry run for local tourists. Ready to frolick under its golden sunset and run your toes through its soft white sand beaches again? In preparation for Boracay's re-opening, we came up with a list of DOT-accredited luxury resorts you can stay in to thoroughly enjoy the newly rehabilitated island.
Located in Barangay Yapak, Boracay Island, Shangri-La's Boracay Resort & Spa is set to open right with the island itself on October 26. Promising a luxurious and peaceful getaway by the Puka Shell Beach, this five-star hotel boasts of spacious seaview suites, the most sumptuous meals, and a spa village for maximum relaxation.
Discover paradise at Discovery Shores Resort perfectly positioned by the island's famous white beach in Station 1. Dine in elegance at their internationally renowned Indigo Restaurant, which serves only the best coastal cuisine on the island. You can also take advantage of their homecoming offer; to celebrate Boracay's re-opening, you can book their Junior Suite for P11,000 per night, which comes with a breakfast buffet and a roundtrip Caticlan Airport transfer for two.
The Boracay Mandarin Island Hotel infuses Filipino design with Mediterranean inflections for a one of a kind luxury experience. Enjoy a stunning beachfront view, drink the night away at the hotel's posh bars, and pamper yourself at their special Mandarin Spa.
Have a front row view of Boracay's famous white sand, azure beach, and golden sunset without having to leave the comfort of your hotel at Villa Caemilla. Located at Station 3, this resort is perfect for tourists who prefer a serene and quiet rest by the beach, with the island's prime business center just a walk away if you ever feel like having a change of atmosphere.
Book a stay in the lavish apartments by the oceanfront. Located at the heart of Boracay, 7Stones has all of the island's attractions at your fingertips and is in short walking distance from the White Beach and D'Mall. Head over to their website to browse their discounted rates in celebration of Boracay's re-opening.