While we all love a good ol’ getaway, it’s a huge plus to stay in a private vacation house that makes for great travel snapshots. Bohemian-themed? Minimalist inspired? Awash in pastel colors? There's an Airbnb for you. If you're raring for a getaway outside the Metro, here are pretty accommodations you can check out.
Here are beautiful Airbnbs you can visit—and they're all near Manila:
1. White Cabin at Amberfields
Amberfields Farmhouse, Silang, Cavite
Rates start at P19,000 (14 pax)
This white cabin in a farmhouse can accommodate up to 14 guests in four air-conditioned bedrooms with white-washed walls and pastel-colored pillows and sheets. The kitchen, along with the service kitchen, has everything you need to cook family meals. The house also features a four-foot swimming pool, a porch area, and a garden.
2. Overlooking Forest Cabin
Tagaytay-Talisay Road, Tagaytay City, Cavite
Rates start at P3,490 (two pax)
Overlooking Forest Cabin is perfect for couples, but can accommodate a maximum of four people (with extra charge). It features Bohemian-themed accents—from the throw pillows to the wall decorations and a few antique furnishings like the dining table and doors. It has plenty of outdoor space for just lounging around and taking in the view.
3. The Little House by the Beach
Rates start at P6,000 (four pax)
This beachfront house may look small from the outside, but it can fit up to four guests for an overnight getaway with the sand, sun, and surf within your reach. Guests have access to the backyard and mini garden with picnic area aside from the main house. The property boasts easy access to a beautiful underwater environment because of its location: It's near the Isla Verde Passage, the center of marine biodiversity in the world.
4. Bali Suite
21/F Cityland Prime Residences, Tagaytay - Calamba Road, Tagaytay City, Cavite
Rates start at P2,500 (two pax)
With the splash of pastel colors and tropical prints, this fully furnished and air-conditioned condo unit at Cityland Prime Residences Tagaytay boasts some Bali vibes. It has one double bed with a pull-out bed, a sofa, a 50-inch smart television, and kitchen appliances. The building has a swimming pool and kiddie playground, which guests can use.
5. Anilao Cliffhouse
San Jose, Mabini, Batangas
Rates start at P8,500 (nine pax)
Anilao Cliffhouse features a calming shade of blue, which matches its ocean view. It has a loft that serves as an extra bedroom, a music room with a piano and guitar, and a small dipping pool. Don't forget to pack your masks and fins for snorkeling because you’ll be right in front of a diving site.
6. The Lake House
Rates start at P26,000 (10 pax)
This solar-powered hillside cabin is perfect for hosting small get-togethers with family and friends. Bedrooms are not air-conditioned, but it's fine since you get chilly and fresh mountain air from the surrounding tall trees. The best part of the house is the lounge that has floor-to-ceiling glass windows and opens up to a deck with a view of the lake.
7. Casa Kalinaw
Barangay Abung, San Juan, Batangas
Rates start at P20,000 (15 pax)
This luxurious five-bedroom villa features a very inviting beachfront swimming pool. Inside, you have white-washed walls accented with woodworks, old wood furnishing, and rattan sofa lounge. When you're done lounging around the house, you can play a game or two of volleyball along the beach strip.
8. Farm House
Rates start at P14,763 (14 pax)
Pretend that you're living in the 19th century at this grand bahay-na-bato in a three-hectare fruit orchard. It was originally a warehouse back in the '70s, but was transformed into a vacation house in the '90s. The whole villa can accommodate up to 14 guests and also has a 10-meter swimming pool.
9. Entire Pampanga Home
Beverly Place, Mexico, Pampanga
Rates start at P20,000 (16 pax)
Made of glass windows and glass doors, this house in a private subdivision offers some peace and quiet. Guests have access to the whole ground floor, plus the swimming pool; and two bedrooms on the second floor. Do note that you'll have to bring your own utensils for dining and cooking.
10. Balai Talahib
Rates start at P10,023 (16 pax)
Enjoy the farm life even just for a weekend at this exclusive rest house surrounded by mountains and a river. Its interiors showcase antique items, like the long wooden table you often see in your lola's house, and knick-knacks that are souvenirs from different parts of the Philippines. Decorations also include Laguna woodworks, an antique boat transformed into shelves, and old wine bottles.
*This story originally appeared on Spot.ph. Minor edits have been made by the Preview.ph editors.