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Baler is the most densely populated town in the province of Aurora that features numerous of tourist destinations, lovely hotels and reso...

Where To Stay In Baler

Baler is the most densely populated town in the province of Aurora that features numerous of tourist destinations, lovely hotels and resorts, exciting activities, good restaurants and many more. From world-class surfing and amazing beaches to fantastic mountains and waterfalls, Baler is definitely worth visiting.

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Baler offers great places to stay that will suit every type of travelers. To help you on where to stay in this beautiful destination in the Philippines, here are some of the resorts/ hotels I recommend for a first time visitor.

Cube by Costa 

Cube by Costa is Costa Group of Hotel's latest hotel destination and one of the newest resort in Baler. It features 80-room with all-white exterior container van house design. Each room is equipped with comfy beds, flat-screen tv with cable channels, private bathroom, fresh towels and free toiletries.

You would enjoy in their beautiful swimming pool and lovely garden. There's also a on-site resto bar that offers Filipino dishes, refreshing juices and alcoholic beverages.

Address: Buton St., Baler, Aurora, Philippines
Contact Number: (02) 519 4249 Website:

Costa Pacifica

Costa Pacifica is one of the famous beach resorts in Baler. It's situated along Sabang Beach which offers the best view of the beach. The resort has modern-comfy rooms, outdoor swimming pool, lounging area and on-site restaurant.

Each air-conditioned room comes with a mini-bar with complimentary refreshments, a flat-screen TV with cable channels, luggage rack,  bath towels and linens, and tea and coffee makers, bathroom amenities, and separate bathroom with hot and cold shower and toilet. Additional amenities, including pet beds, are available upon request.

Address: 80 Buton St., Sitio Labasin, Sabang Beach, Baler, Aurora, Philippines
Contact Number: +632 519 4249 / +63 917 844 8371 / +63 998 841 7124
Website: www.costapacificabaler.com

Bay's Inn Resort

Bay's Inn Resort is one of the best resorts facing the beach. It offers accommodations and dining at an reasonable price. Each air-conditioning room is equipped with comfy bed, flat screen tv with cable channels, private bathroom, fresh towels and complimentary toiletries. Free Wi-fi is also available in all areas of the resort.

The resort has on site restaurant that offers wide selection of Filipino Dishes. The name it The Boardwalk Restaurant.It also has its own bakery that offers several pastries at an affordable price. It's a perfect place to eat with the beautiful view of the beach.

Location: 80 Sitio Labasin, Brgy. Sabang Baler, Aurora, Philippines
Contact Number: 0977 700 2088
Website: www.baysinnbaler.com

Nalu Surf Camp

Nalu Surf Camp is a perfect place for surfers. It features a twist of modern and indigenous stilt house accommodations that come with comfy beds, tv with cable channels, bath towels, and FREE toiletries. Each room comes with complimentary breakfast. They also have hammock room which is P250 per night.

You can avail their surfing lesson inclusive of surfboard, instructor, and a beer. Renting a board is also available. Before or after surfing, you can go to their snack bar which offers all day breakfast past, set meals, sandwich, pizza, and refreshing juices

Address: Sabang Beach, Baler, Aurora, Philippines
Contact Number: +639178172606/ +639178049323
Website: www.nalusurfcamp.ph

Nature Green Forest Resort

Nature Green Forest Resort is a perfect lodging for nature lovers. It's a beach front resort that features an affordable rooms, an outdoor swimming fool, water activities and FREE WI-FI.

The resort as adjacent to the clean river which surrounded several types of trees and plants. You can do swimming, kayaking , boating or just sit on the floating cottages.  

You can bring your own food and cook them at the resort or avail their cooked meals. 

Address: Sitio Cemento, Baler, Aurora
Contact Number: (047) 252.9978 / (+63)939-908-0373 / (+63)917-832-8050
Website: www.naturegreenresortbaler.com

SieSta Beach Resort

Seasta Beach Resort is located just beside baler fish port a few minutes away from the renowned surf spot " cobra reef" It has a relaxing room, an outdoor swimming pool and a sports bar which is called The Port Tavern.

The resort offers water activities, boat tour, motorbike rental with board rack, surfboard rental, Kayak rental and venue for special events like birthday, reunion, wedding, etc.

Address: Sitio Cemento,Baler Aurora
Contact Number:  0908 609 1209
Website: www.facebook.com/seastacemento

Bay-ler View Hotel

Bay-ler View Hotel is one of  the well-known beach front hotels along Sabang Beach. It provides an affordable  air-conditioned rooms that comes bed, flat screen tv with cable channels, bath towel and a private bathroom.

The hotel has its own restaurant the offers an all-day breakfast meals and refreshing beverages. It's a perfect location to enjoy your food while watching surfers playing with their surfboard on high waves.

Address: Buton St. Brgy. Sabang Baler, Aurora
Contact Number: +63919 286 3105
Website: www.baylerview.com

Tourist destinations in Baler include Mother Falls, Sabang Beach, Museo De Baler, Old Baler Municipal Hall, Church of Baler, Aurora's Quezon's Ancestral House, Ermita Hill, Rock formation, Light House, New Parola,  Aniao Islets, and Digisit Falls, Hanging Bridge and the famous Balete Tree also known as Millenium Tree

How to get to Baler

Take a bus bound for Baler. Bus terminals are located in Cubao and Pasay The bus' first trip in Cubao is at 2AM with subsequent trips every hour while the last trip is at 7:30AM. In Pasay, the first bus leaves at 4:30AM subsequent trips at one hour intervals while the last trip is at 3PM. Travel time is around 5-6 hours.

Genesis Transport Bus
Terminal: 704 EDSA corner New York St, Cubao, Quezon City
Telephone Numbers: +63 (2) 709-0803, +63 (2) 853-3115, +63 (2) 421-1422

If you're going to use your car / private vehicle, take the North Luzon Expressway (NLEX) at Balintawak ans exit at SCTEX. Follow the highway leading to Aliaga and Cabanatuan City in Nueva Ecija. From Cabanatuan City Proper, take the Nueva Ecija Aurora Hwy, passing through  the towns of Rizal, Talavera, Pantabangan. Once you reach the Nueva Ecija border,  drive thru the municipalities of Maria Aurora and San Luis. From there, it will take another hour to Baler.

Lakbay Norte 8 is a 6-day media familiarization tour of Northern Luzon organized by North Philippine Visitors Bureau and NLEX Corporation in cooperation with Victory Liner Inc., Genesis Transport, Inc., Jollibee Foods Corporation, PTT Station, PTT Lubricants, Subic Bay HATS Visitors Board, Greater Clark Visitors Bureau, Aurora Visitors Bureau, Amazon Cafe and Department of Tourism- Region 3.