For less than P2,000 a night, these strategically located, budget-friendly hotels, inns, and bed and breakfast will give you affordable and easy access to famous dining and tourist spots in the Summer Capital of the Philippines.
Are you currently daydreaming about the mountain-scape of the City of Pines? Do you feel like food-tripping on Session Road or picnicking among the majestic pines at Camp John Hay? How about enjoying a cold glass of beer on the rooftop of Baguio Craft Brewery?
If you can’t take the heat in the metropolis, it’s high time to take a trip to the Summer Capital of the Philippines. No need to break the bank, though—here are top affordable hotels and inns and budget-friendly accommodations to help you stretch your cash and extend your stay.
The ambient bed and breakfast is situated near Baguio’s most famous attractions. Atenara House is just a few minutes walk to Botanical Garden and Teacher’s Camp, and around three to five minutes drive to the city’s famous destinations like Mines View Park and Camp John Hay.
Family room: P1,980 for 2 persons (with breakfast)
Economy bedspace: P400 per person
Red Lion Pub & Inn
If you are in the mood for both amusement and relaxation, Red Lion Pub & Inn is your best bet. Get competitive with billiards and darts while enjoying a pint of beer and good music. Your accommodation is also matched with complimentary breakfast for two.
Standard room: P800 for 2 persons
Condo living in Baguio? Why not! This little-known hotel is located on Kisad Road, right at the back of Burnham Park. You’ll love Ina Mansion for its affordable rates and proximity to the public market and Session Road.
Standard unit: P1,250 for 2 persons
Facing the Botanical Garden, Safari Lodge provides utmost peace and quiet as lodgers are surrounded by greeneries. The dining area is studded with wildlife animal figures while you can unwind on the patio garden and veranda.
Apartelle: P1,000, or P1,700 for 2 persons
Budget room: P800 or P1,400 for 2 persons
If you are looking for a luxury hotel service on a budget, count on Paladin Hotel. The hotel offers massage and spa services, free Wi-Fi access, and complimentary breakfast. It’s located right at the heart of the city for your convenience.
Econo room: P1,999 for 2 persons
1896 Bed and Breakfast
Live a rustic staycation and a touch of Filipino heritage in an old Baguio house. Enjoy the air of lush greens and great dining experience at Gat Andres Café and Resto. The facility also has videoke, darts, and billiards for lodgers’ entertainment, giving you the best value for your money.
Room: P1,200 for 2 persons (with breakfast)
Valencia Baguio Transient
Ideal for backpackers and barkada outings, this transient home offers comfortable boutique-style rooms at can-afford rates. Valencia Baguio Transient is also accessible to the city’s tourist attractions and transportation lines.
Double bed with private comfort room: P1,200 for 2 persons
Whole house: P7,000 for 10 persons.
St. John Inn
Another best option of backpackers and budget-conscious vacationists. Located at Dominican Road, St. John Inn is nearby the go-to Lourdes Grotto.
Rooms: P700 for 2 persons, P1,305 for 4 persons, P1,905 for 7 persons
Baguio Jalo and Naja Apartelles
Feel at home with the laidback vibe of Jalo and Naja Apartelles. Both lodging is accessible to major city attractions like Burnham Park, Wright Park, and the Orchidarium. They offer special discounts to reviewers, on-the-job-trainees, students, and companies holding team building.
Couple’s room: P1,000
Family room: P1,500 for 3-4 persons
—Diana Lyn Balbalosa