With the number of COVID-19 cases higher than ever, you can expect quarantine classification in NCR and nearby areas to stay under strengthened health protocols. This also means that domestic travel will have to be halted further, a means to prevent the rise of coronavirus infections, specifically its more severe and transmissible variants. 

However, this period doesn’t have to be spent unproductively. You don’t have to mope around at home crying over your canceled plans. What you can do now is plan your next trip ahead of time, saving you from trouble and effort in the future. 

If what you have in mind for your upcoming getaway trip is white sand, blue waves, and hospitable locals, then Boracay is what you’re looking for! Not only is it just within the Philippines, but it’s also tried and tested. Just ask anyone who’s been there before! Apart from this, you’ll also be helping out the island’s community, especially those that rely on tourism for their livelihood. 

And because the pandemic is still ongoing, you also need to be mindful of how you spend. To make your planning easier and your vacay cheaper, we’ll list down the best budget hotels and resorts you can stay at in Boracay for only Php 500 to Php 1,000 per night.

So, start taking notes and keep scrolling!

  • Second Wind Hostel by MNL

The hostel is located just 1.3 kilometers from the center of the island, which makes it an ideal place to stay. If you choose to spend your vacation here, you’ll have easy access to Boracay’s must-see destinations.

Apart from this, Second Wind Hostel offers 24 hours front desk, Wi-Fi, and a variety of rooms perfect for those traveling alone or together. 

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  • Boracay Box and Ladder Hotel

Backpacking has become a thing in recent years and if you’re one of those who enjoy it, then Boracay Box and Ladder Hotel is the perfect fit for you!

Not only is it cheaper when it comes to accommodations, but it’s also located close to D’Mall, which is considered the “Central Business District where shops, bars, restaurants, banks and ATM machines are within reach.”

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  • Jeepney Hostel and Kite Resort

Are you a fan of hammocks? Then book a stay at Jeepney Hostel and Kite Resort! The hostel offers rooms that feature hammocks, which perfectly embody the beach vibes you might be looking for.  

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  • Hostel Avenue Boracay

Recognized as the only beachfront hotel situated inside Boracay’s White Beach, Hostel Avenue needs no more introduction. It’s located at the center of the island and provides easy access t the beach. It is also in proximity to most commercial establishments like D’Mall. 

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