You may have heard of Bohol, a province in the Philippines known for having cute bug-eyed tarsiers and the majestic geological formations of the Chocolate Hills. Whilst both of these sights are amazing to see, Bohol has so much more to offer. Comprised of many islands, the beautiful coral reefs are plentiful which makes the region a diving haven. Throw in a jungle exterior, rice terraces, and pristine white beaches and you’ve got yourself an adventure playground! For the best places to stay in Bohol, here are a few of our top picks for hotels and hostels.

Best Budget Places to Stay in Bohol

Fox & The Firefly Cottages

Dormitels.ph Bohol

Quick Info
Room Type: Single|Double Rooms

Wifi: Yes

Near: Alona Beach

Price Range: $10-20 a night

Conveniently located on a quiet side street, a 10-minute walk from Alona Beach, Dormitels.ph Bohol is a great choice for travelers on a budget. The place itself is in Panglao City, close to cheap eateries and shops. The rooms are bright and clean with your own private bathroom, which is great in a hostel! (Prices start at $10 for a single room while it will cost you $15-20 for a double with a fan or AC)

To see prices and read reviews, check:  Booking.com | Agoda

Moon Fools Hostel

Quick Info
Room Type: Dorms|Double Rooms

Wifi: Yes

Near: Bolod Beach

Price Range: $12-24 a night

If you want to stay at a trendy and hipster hostel, the eco-friendly Moon Fools Hostel is our top choice. Full of quirky decorations and color, travelers say it feels like home away from home. The air-conditioned rooms are clean and comfortable, with a free continental breakfast included in the rate. With common areas the perfect place to mingle, you can spend your nights socializing or take a quick walk to Alona Beach or the quieter Bolod Beach. (Prices start at $12 a night for a dorm bed, whereas a budget double room will cost around $24)

To see prices and read reviews, check: Booking.com | Hostel World

Bohol Coco Farm

Quick Info
Room Type: Dorms|Double Rooms

Wifi: Yes

Near: Alona Beach

Price Range: $7-17 a night

Want to be immersed in nature? Then stay at the Bohol Coco Farm where you can fall asleep with the sound of crickets and geckos around you. The closest you can get to camping without actually camping, the rustic bungalows with thatched rooves will make you feel far away from Panglao City. The price of the room also comes with water, coffee, and breakfast which makes a difference. Common areas full of hammocks are also available to relax the evening away. (Prices start at $7 for a dorm bed and $17 for a private double room)

To see prices and read reviews, check:  Booking.com | Hostel World

Fox & The Firefly Cottages

Quick Info
Room Type: Dorms|Bungalows

Wifi: Yes

Near: Loboc River

Price Range: $9-28 a night

This place is owned by dear friends of mine is the perfect getaway on the island of Bohol. Located right on Loboc River, enjoy a few days of rest and relaxation as you surround yourself with nature. Go on a firefly tour or even better, avail of the companies SUP tours, and explore the river by stand up paddle. The rooms are basic but have a nice feel to them! Definitely recommended for this looking to spend a few days close to the river.

To see prices and read reviews, check: Agoda | Booking.com

Best Mid-Range Places to Stay in Bohol

Belian Hotel

MetroCentre Hotel

Quick Info:
Room Type: Twin|Double Rooms|Penthouse and Presidential Suite

Wifi: Yes

Near: BQ Mall

Price Range: $38-65 for private rooms

If you work online or like to be in the middle of the city, MetroCentre Hotel should be your top pick. Conveniently located in front of Philippine Maritime Institute College, you will never be far away from amazing street food and everything the BQ Mall offers, even the Tagbilaran Airport is close by. The rooms are very clean and modern with a private en-suite, fast WI-FI and breakfast and free water bottles included in the rate. The hotel also has a pool, a fitness centre, and a free airport shuttle service. (Prices range from $40-60 for a twin/double room, with suites costing at least $100 a night)

To see prices and read reviews, check:  Booking.com | Agoda

717 Cesar Place Hotel

Quick Info:
Room Type: Twin|Family|Queen Rooms

Wifi: Yes

Near: Baclayon Church

Price Range: $35-70 for private rooms

Situated in Tagbilaran City, the 717 Cesar Place Hotel is a great place to relax after exploring all day. A relatively new boutique hotel, this accommodation is renowned for its friendly staff and delicious food! The rooms are very clean and the beds very comfortable. With an on-site bar to top it all off, you’ll never want to leave. (Prices range from $35-70 a night for twin, family or queen rooms)

To see prices and read reviews, check:  Booking.com | Agoda

Belian Hotel

Quick Info:
Room Type: Double|Family|Queen Rooms

Wifi: Yes

Near: Hinagdanan Cave

Price Range: $35-70 for private rooms

Located in the heart of Tagbilaran City, the new Belian Hotel is perfectly close to the best shops, bars and restaurants. As well as easy accessibility, the hotel also provides a peaceful and relaxing atmosphere for guests who want to relax. The rooms are spacious and bright, with a sun terrace to enjoy the sunsets in the evening. (Prices range from $35-70 for a variety of private rooms)

To see prices and read reviews, check: Agoda

Best Luxurious Places to Stay in Bohol

The Bellevue Hotel

Henann Resort Alona Beach

Quick Info:
Room Type: Deluxe|Premier|Family|Superior Rooms|Pool Villa

Wifi: Yes

Near: Danao Beach

Price Range: $125-300 for private rooms

Do you want it all? Then stay at the Henann Resort Alona Beach. Perfectly located on the beach, in close proximity to bars and restaurants, spas and sea sporting facilities, you can choose between a relaxing beach day or adventurous scuba diving and snorkeling. The rooms are bright and airy, with some including a seating area to relax with stunning views. After spending time at the gym, in the pool or at the spa, guests can enjoy meals at the restaurant and drinks at the bar. (Prices start at $125 for a deluxe room to $300 for a pool villa)

To see prices and read reviews, check: Booking.com | Agoda

The Bellevue Resort

Quick Info:
Room Type: Twin|Double Rooms|Junior Suite

Wifi: Yes

Near: Danao and Alona Beach

Price Range: $100-220 for private rooms

Situated on the coastline of Panglao Island, the Bellevue Resort takes advantage of the stunning views just outside its doors. The hotel offers an outdoor infinity pool, balconies and seating areas, even a private beach area to enjoy the unobstructed views of the ocean. The rooms are plush and comfortable, with an on-site à la carte restaurant and bar to spend the evenings. (Prices range from $100-$220 for a variety of private rooms)

To see prices and read reviews, check:  Booking.com | Agoda

Bohol Beach Club

Quick Info:
Room Type: Deluxe Rooms|Suites

Wifi: Yes

Near: Alona Beach

Price Range: $170-$230 for private rooms

Also located in Panglao City is the stylish Bohol Beach Club. The hotel itself has an outdoor pool and private beach which offers a myriad of diving and water sports facilities. The modern rooms are bright and elegantly furnished, some with stunning beach views. With white sand, palm trees and hammocks everywhere you look, this is the place for relaxation. (Prices range from $170-$230 depending on the room and views)

To see prices and read reviews, check:  Booking.com | Agoda

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