Post summary: We unveil the top 15 best Boracay beach resort to help you decide where to maximize your travel experience once in Boracay.
Boracay Island has some of the world’s idyllic beachfront resort views you could wish for: crystal-clear waters splashed with countless shades of blue with some of the finest, white, powdery sand that just melts underneath your feet.
Boracay’s popularity has risen over the years, as it attracts all sorts of travelers: digital nomads, honeymooners, adventure travelers, and influencers who get Instagram sponsorship from luxury beachfront hotels.
It’s quite the challenge to choose the perfect place to stay with more and more resorts and hotels opening up in Boracay. In this post, we highlight the top beachfront hotels in Boracay that will surely enhance your stay while in paradise.
15 Top Boracay Resorts
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1. Shangrila Boracay
The swanky Shangrila Boracay Resort & Spa is one of the Philippines’ five-star luxury hotels.
Tucked away amid lush tropical setting, the elegant beachfront resort offers 219 villas and suites and some of the best ocean views in the world. The stylish suites and villas have spacious seating areas and chic interior designs that blend contemporary elements that complement the tropical outdoor setting.
Highlights: Two private beaches, luxury spa, three pools, fitness center, highspeed WiFi throughout the property, free shuttle service to and from the airport, free shuttle service to station 2, butler service for guests in the villas.
2. Astoria Boracay
Astoria Boracay is a popular Boracay resort located on the white sands of Station 1.
This oceanfront hotel features 71 spacious rooms in different categories. Each room features contemporary designs and furnishings with bright color schemes that enhance the overall tropical vibe of the suite.
Highlights: complimentary breakfast buffet, an Italian restaurant, free WiFi, flat-screen television
3. The Lind Boracay
The 5-star beachfront resort is one of the well-known hotels in Boracay.
The Lind Boracay features different rooms and suites, offering contemporary and stylish interior decor and first-class amenities. Add the unmatched personalized services and hospitality from the staff, guests at this coastal luxury resort will be in for a treat.
There is no shortage of places to hang out at The Lind. Guests can catch Boracay’s legendary sunset from the hotel’s popular infinity pool, or pamper themselves with world-class treatments and massages at the hotel’s luxury spa.
Highlights: free breakfast, complimentary transfer to and from the airport and hotel, bar and lounge, beach-level jacuzzi.
4. Movenpick Boracay
This luxury oceanfront hotel is one of Boracay’s finest.
Movenpick Boracay is located in Punta Bunga Cove, on the northern tip of Boracay Island, nestled in a lush tropical setting overlooking the azure waters of the Philippine sea.
The swanky resort features 312 stylish rooms, offering ocean views or the tropical surroundings of the resort.
Highlights: weddings and events, WiFi throughout the property, world-class cuisine
5. Coast Boracay
The picturesque Coast resort is a charming 71-room nestled on Boracay’s powdery sands on Station 2.
The four-star resort offers spacious rooms that have elegant and modern design touches. Each room also features high-end amenities Smart TVs, free WiFi, and five-star bedding.
Guests at Coast Boracay rave about the world-class hospitality, reflected by its reviews and ratings online.
6. The District Boracay
District Boracay is located right in the heart of White Beach – a short distance away from all the island’s main attractions.
This hip hotel features 48 modern rooms and suites, with contemporary furnishings and color-schemes giving a vibrant atmosphere. All units come with flat-screen televisions and other amenities such as a mini-fridge, electric kettles, and safes.
Guests at The District Boracay have access to private beach lounge chairs, private lap pool, fitness center, and a popular rooftop bar and spa.
Highlights: short walk to D Mall, free shuttle service to and from Caticlan airport, free delicious breakfast, high-speed WiFi.
7. Henann Lagoon Resort
The contemporary and upscale Henann Lagoon resort is one of the three Henann properties in Boracay.
Out of the three, Henann Lagoon Resort is considered to be the fanciest of them all.
This four-star hotel is a short distance walk to the trendy restaurants and lively actions happening in Station 2. Although not entirely a beachfront hotel, Henann Lagoon Resort is still only a couple minutes of walk away from White Beach.
The rooms at Henann Lagoon resort are spacious, with modern amenities and contemporary design. Each room also features furnished balconies, overlooking the massive lagoon-style swimming pools.
Highlights: Massive lagoon-style pools, salon services, massage services, fitness center
8. Henann Regency Resort & Spa
The four-star Henann Regency Resort & Spa is the second Henann property on this list.
Henann Regency is a beachfront resort, conveniently located near the trendy restaurants, shopping, and cafés in Station 2.
The beachfront hotel features over 300 rooms, with views overlooking the pool and property ground. Rooms are modern and spacious and provide basic amenities for guests to enjoy during their stay. The bathrooms add a touch of luxury, granite finishes, and sizable walk-in showers and separated tubs.
Highlights: Fitness centers, nine meeting rooms, four pools plus a kids pool, relaxing spa.
9. Henann Garden Resort
The beautiful Henann Garden is an upscale resort located in the heart of Station 2, only a short distance walk to the beautiful White Beach.
Although not located right on White Beach, Guests at Henann enjoy the contemporary feel and elegant interior design of the hotel.
Each of the 273 rooms has stylish interior decorations and spacious bathrooms, seating areas, and a couch and coffee table. The resort offers different categories of accommodation, from Deluxe Rooms to Executive Suites.
Highlights: Contemporary suites with a flat-screen television, four large swimming pools, free breakfast, fitness center, meeting space, business services, free WiFi.
10. Fridays Boracay
Travelers looking for a relaxed, beachy theme resort need to not look further than Fridays Boracay.
The beachfront resort is popular among honeymooners and couples who prefer the quiet side of White Beach, Station 1.
The beachfront hotel has quite a bit of character, featuring bamboo Nipa huts and traditional decor. The hotel offers different categories of rooms, depending on the traveler’s budget.
Overall, the beachfront resort modest 50 rooms are in two-story Nipa huts with verandas, all featuring air-conditioning, wood-shutters, and bathrooms with rainfall showers, all adding to the island vibe experience.
Highlights: beachfront restaurant, free WiFi, Outdoor, game room, full-service spas, massage services.
11. Discovery Shores
The Instagram-friendly resort, Discovery Shores, features 87 charming rooms and is one of the best beachfront hotels in Boracay.
Each room at Discovery Shores Boracay features elegant designs and modern touch, with dazzling ocean views or the picturesque grounds. The rooms itself are spacious and airy, and guests will love the welcome treats and foot massage once they are checked-in.
Discovery Shores Boracay is located along the white-sand beaches of station 1, and a short distance walks from the island’s main attractions.
Highlights: Free roundtrip transfer to and from Caticlan airport, delicious buffet breakfast, fitness center, high-speed WiFi.
12. Boracay Beach Club
Although not the most luxurious hotel on this list, Boracay Beach Club is an excellent steal for travelers who are looking to maximize their budget This mid-range boutique hotel has affordable rates considering it’s proximity to the beach.
The hotel features 36 rooms, with primary and functional necessities that serve the travelers who are looking to spend more beach time than inside the hotel.
Boracay Beach Club is conveniently located on the quiet side of Station 1.
Highlights: a short distance from the hustle and bustle of Station 2, spacious and clean rooms with full-screen television, free breakfast, and in-room massages.
13. Villa Caemilla Beach Boutique Hotel
This beachfront hotel is located along the quiet side of White Beach, a short distance away from the main strip of Station 2.
Villa Caemilla Beach Boutique Hotel feels more like a large private beach house, with its modest size villa-inspired building, and clay-tile roofs and welcoming white facade.
The hotel itself features recently renovated rooms with stylish decor and spacious bathrooms. Guests have access to private beach lounge chairs, high-speed WiFi, and free shuttle service from the pier.
Highlights: Beachside restaurant, WiFi, free towels and lounge chairs
14. Crimson Resort and Spa Boracay
The beachfront resort, Crimson Resort and Spa, is perfect for guests who prefer to keep a distance away from the sometimes busy, overcrowded main strip of the island.
The luxury Boracay hotel is set on top of a steep hill, overlooking the azure waters of the island. Crimson Resort and Spa features picture-perfect suites, each with a sweeping panoramic view of the ocean.
Although the beachfront Boracay resort is a distance away from the central station of the island, guests are provided with complimentary shuttle service to and from the hotel.
Highlights: private beachfront luxury hotel, WiFi throughout the property, in-room massage upon request, breakfast buffet.
15. Boracay Mandarin Hotel
The Boracay Mandarin Hotel is a popular spot for families, couples, and group travelers who want to enjoy the hustle and bustle of Station 2 while being a few steps away from the beach.
The resort features 52 rooms and suites, with Filipino decor elements that add a bit of character to each room. Each room has pieces of furniture that add to the island vibe experience: bamboo door accents, rattan chairs, and seashells fixed throughout the room. Each room also comes with furnished balconies.
Highlights: centrally located in Station 2, soaking tubs in some suites, Italian restaurant on-site, free breakfast, free WiFi.