10 Best Beach Houses Near Manila Perfect For A Quick Group Getaway

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Planning a successful beach getaway for big groups takes a lot effort—and accommodations with a lot of space. That’s why large families and barkadas would prefer staying at beach houses in Batangas or villas near the Metro.

Renting a private beach house or villa ensures a comfortable and accessible stay. There’s plenty of rooms, complete amenities, and a proper dining area to cook and eat together.

In this post, we’ve compiled the best beach houses for rent in Batangas and other locations near Manila, so you won’t have to. Among them are Subic, Bataan, Quezon, La Union, and Ilocos.

See which ones of these summer destinations will fit your size. Book them quick. The slots run out fast!

1. Villa Beata in Calatagan, Batangas

Villa Beata is a four-bedroom house that accommodates twelve (12) guests and has a surrounding balcony overlooking the ocean and mountain scenery. Complete with comfortable couches, six beds, a beautiful garden, and an infinity pool, this beach house in Calatagan, Batangas truly provides a classy and comfortable accommodation for big groups. And if that’s not enough, they also have free breakfast for guests.

This house is listed on AirBnB.

Amenities

  • Bed and breakfast overlooking Calatagan beach and mountain view.
  • 6 beds, and 6 bath
  • Accommodates 12 guests, with P800 charge for additional guests

Rate

  • P29,996 per night

2. Stilts in Calatagan, Batangas

Stilts in Calatagan is one of the more popular resorts in Batangas, with villas reminiscent of the over the water bungalows of the Maldives. The private villas are separated by wooden bridges and surrounded by the water.

Feel like a swim? Jump right into the water from your room. There’s also a long stretch of nearby shoreline for sports or team building activities. Other amenities offered by the resort are a garden, tree houses, and a garden restaurant with the view of the beach.

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Stilts has its own website. You can search for them and book online.

Activities

  • Massage and Spa
  • Boat adventures, P1000 per hour for Medium Banca – 5 guests, and P1600 per hour Large Banca – 8 guests
  •  Snorkeling with masks and fins at P200 per trip
  • Paddle Board P300
  • Speed Boat P1500 per hour for 3 guests and P2500 per hour for up to 5 guests
  • Single Kayak – P250 per hour, Double Kayak P350 per hour
  • Pedal Boat P400 per hour
  • Floating Island P350 per hour up to 4 persons
  • Banana Boat P375 per person, per session

Rate

  • Starts at P9400 per night for 3 persons on peak season, up to P18800 per night for 7 persons on peak season

3. Casa Monk in Nasugbu, Batangas

Nasugbu is a favorite tourist destination in Batangas. Maybe you’ve already been here a couple of times. Well, it’s about time to take that vacation experience up a notch. Book that grand vacation at Casa Monk, Nasugbu with your big family or group of friends.

Located inside the Terrazas De Punta Fuego Subdivision, this four-story, 714 square meter house has a majestic view of the ocean. You can enjoy this view from the balcony or the infinity pool. Not convinced? Check out the photos and satisfied guests’ rave reviews on the Casa Monk AirBnB page.

Amenities

  • 4 bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms, 4 beds, up to 15 guests
  • Modern kitchen
  • Bar entertainment area with the view of infinity pool out front
  • Sauna and steam room
  • Grilling area
  • Bose surround system speakers
  • Karaoke – Magic Sing provided, strictly until 10 PM only
  • Secured Parking space
  • Shuttle van services – NAIA to Casa Monk round trip

Rate

  • P26,007 per night, up to 15 guests

4. Stonehouse Villa in Candelaria, Zambales

Located at Potipot Gateway Resort, this one-bedroom villa combines its homey interior with modern furniture and a beachfront balcony.  Take a closer look at the villa by searching for it’s Air BnB page.

Amenities

  • 1 bedroom
  • Washer
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking within Potipot Gateway Resort premises
  • Swimming Pool
  • Cable TV
  • Modern Kitchen
  • 300-thread count bed linens

Rate

  • P10,000 minimum of five persons

5. Private Beach House in San Bernardino in Subic, Zambales

Located in Triboa Bay, San Bernardino at the Subic Bay Freeport Zone, this private three-bedroom house is located in front of the private beach. It is also easily accessible to tourist destinations such as Ocean Adventure, Zoobic Safari, and restaurants around the area. Check out the house and book it on Air BnB.

Amenities

  • Kitchen
  • Cable TV
  • Free parking on premises
  • Day tour assistance
  • Air conditioning

Rate

  • P10,506 per night, up to 14 guests

6. The Nook in Morong, Bataan

Aptly named The Nook with its cozy apartment style house fronting the beach, it can house up to ten guests. Have a relaxing and homey vacation with its three bedrooms, eight beds, three baths, and a high ceiling dining area and fully functional modern kitchen. Lounge at their huge beachfront garden, which claims to have one of the best sunset spots. Check out the Nooks page on Air BnB.

Amenities

  • 3 bedrooms, up to 10 – 15 guests
  • Garden space and gazebo can accommodate events
  • Free Wi-Fi at the garden area
  • Essentials such as towels, shampoo, and hair dryer are provided
  • Free parking on premises
  • A laptop friendly workspace

Rate

  • P12,978 per night

7. Beachfront House in Baler, Quezon

Surfing was first introduced in the Philippines when the 1979 Francis Ford Coppola movie Apocalypse Now was shot in Charlie’s Point, Baler. Thanks to the film crew who left their surfboards, Baler locals learned to ride the waves. Fast forward to today and surfing has become a favorite watersport in the country, with Sabang Beach in Baler being one of the most famous surfing destinations in the country.

If you want to travel in Baler with a big group, one place to consider is the conveniently located Sabang Beach House. It has a swimming pool, a garden, and a rustic interior that compliments the laid-back beach vibe in Baler. Check it out on Air BnB.

Amenities

  •  4 bedrooms, up to 10 – 15 guests
  • 6 beds, 3 baths
  • A swimming pool
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking at the guest house empty lot area
  • Fully functional kitchen
  • Karaoke machine
  • Cable TV
  • Laptop friendly workspace
  • Shampoo, towels, and hangers are provided

Rate

  • P11,484 per night, and P300 per night for each additional guest

8. 180-Degree View by Eugene’s Place in Baler, Quezon

If you are not into surfing, Baler is still a great place to rent a beach house. Baler can be enjoyed by just chilling by the beach and spending a quiet night in with friends at a really comfortable place. And this Baler experience is sure to get an upgrade at Eugene’s Place.

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This two-story Italian-inspired glass house has a 180-degree view of the beach. Enjoy your peaceful and relaxing stay at the beach when you check in here via Air BnB.

Amenities

  • 2 bedrooms, 4 beds, up to 6 guests
  • 2 baths with heated shower
  • 2 verandas
  • Located in front of Sabang beach
  • Fully functional kitchen

Rate

  • P2,510 night, up to 6 guests

9. Stunning Beach House near Vigan, Ilocos

Vigan is also one favorite travel spot near Manila. And if you’re looking for a beach house in Ilocos, this beautiful beach house is located in front of a secluded beach in Santo Domingo, Vigan. It can accommodate up to fifteen guests who can enjoy the private beach all to themselves. Check them out in Air BnB.

Amenities

  • 4 bedrooms, 10 beds, up to 15 guest
  • 2.5 baths
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Fully functional kitchen
  • Free parking on premises

Rate

  • P6,966 per night, up to 15 guests

10. Greenhouse – Elias’ Room in San Juan, La Union

Hailed as the surfing capital of the north, San Juan, La Union has lots of commercial establishments and a lively nightlife in the surfing area. But for groups wanting to have their own private hideaway, there’s Greenhouse beach house located right at the San Juan surf beach. It is located uphill with an overlooking view of the beach, and a cozy rustic interior to match the beauty of the place. You can easily see if the waves are good for surfing from the common living room.

Check out the house on Air BnB.

Amenities

  • 1 bedroom, 3 beds
  • Shared living room
  • Common grilling area

Rate

  • P3,022 per night, up to 6 guests

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