ABOUT SIARGAO

This breathtaking paradise is fast becoming a tourist favorite because of its sprawling white sand beaches, lush palm trees, and untouched natural gems. As everyone says, you'll leave your heart in Siargao!

 

PRO TIPS:

  • Get around by motorcycle or habal-habal
  • Check out their vibrant night scene
  • Siargao's locals are very environmentally-conscious. As visitors to their home, be respectful & do your part to preserve this paradise.

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THINGS TO DO
       
RESTAURANTS
       
CAFES       
ACCOMMODATIONS       
FLIGHTS
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THINGS TO DO


 MAGPUPUNGKO BEACH & TIDAL POOLS   Photo by @ fonsfavis

MAGPUPUNGKO BEACH & TIDAL POOLS

Photo by @fonsfavis

Notes:
- Pools only appear during low tide so it's best to ask your hotel about the time
- Wear proper footwear for the slippery rocks!

Duration: 1 to 3 hours
Budget: P50 entrance
Location: Pilar

 SUGBA LAGOON  Photo by @ fonsfavis

SUGBA LAGOON

Photo by @fonsfavis

Notes:
- Can swim or rent SUP boards
- Take pictures on the Instagram-famous diving board

Duration: 1 to 3 hours
Budget: P200/hr for SUP board rental
Location: Del Carmen

 GUYAM ISLAND   Photo by @   barfliss

GUYAM ISLAND

Photo by @barfliss

Notes:
- Go snorkeling here to see the corals
- A stop on the island hopping tour

Duration: 4 to 5 hours for island hopping tour
Budget: P750-P1,000 each for island hopping tour
Location: General Luna

 NAKED ISLAND   Photo by @ charm_carreon

NAKED ISLAND

Photo by @charm_carreon

Notes:
- Bare island without any trees, almost like a sandbar
- Wear sunblock!
- A stop on the island hopping tour

Duration: 4 to 5 hours for island hopping tour
Budget: P750-P1,000 each for island hopping tour

 DAKU ISLAND  Photo by @ arnelarquillano

DAKU ISLAND

Photo by @arnelarquillano

Notes:
- Ideal for swimming
- Buy fresh seafood here or bring your own and have it cooked
- A stop on the island hopping tour

Duration: 4 to 5 hours for island hopping tour
Budget: P750-P1,000 each for island hopping tour
Location: General Luna

 SOHOTON COVE  Photo by @ glennasia07

SOHOTON COVE

Photo by @glennasia07

Notes:
- Enter through an opening that only appears at low tide
- Can find stingless jellyfish here!
- Part of the Bucas Grande island tour

Duration: 30 to 60 minutes
Budget: P1,600-P2,500 each for tour
Location: Socorro, Surigao del Norte

 CLOUD 9  Photo by @ fonsfavis

CLOUD 9

Photo by @fonsfavis

Notes:
- Learn to surf or watch professionals from the boardwalk
- Good place to catch the sunset

Duration: 1 hour
Budget: P500/hr for surf lessons
Location: General Luna

 TAKTAK FALLS  Photo by @ woogieworx

TAKTAK FALLS

Photo by @woogieworx

Notes:
- No hiking necessary! Parking lot is near the falls
- Can get a little crowded
- Only ideal for swimming because of shallow waters

Duration: 30 minutes
Budget: P5 entrance
Location: Sta. Monica


 

RESTAURANTS


 SHAKA CAFE  Photo by @ seekertravels

SHAKA CAFE

Photo by @seekertravels

Notes:
- Famous for their healthy smoothie bowls
- Avoid breakfast & lunch times, as it can get very crowded
- Has a branch in Bohol too!

Budget: P250
Location: Cloud 9

 KERMIT SURF RESORT & RESTAURANT  Photo by @ seekertravels

KERMIT SURF RESORT & RESTAURANT

Photo by @seekertravels

Notes:
- Serves authentic Italian food
- They have the best pizzas! Get the 4 cheese with parma ham
- Call ahead & reserve because it gets full for dinner

Budget: P500
Location: General Luna

 BRAVO BEACH RESORT  Photo by @ seekertravels

BRAVO BEACH RESORT

Photo by @seekertravels

Notes:
- Serves Spanish food
- Get their cheap & famous calamansi-based pomada!
- Visit during Pintxo Pote Thursdays to get a free pintxo for every cocktail

Budget: P300
Location: General Luna

 MIGUEL'S TAQUERIA  Photo by @ seekertravels

MIGUEL'S TAQUERIA

Photo by @seekertravels

Notes:
- Hole-in-the-wall restaurant serving Mexican food with a Filipino twist
- Get seats by the bar so you can watch them prepare your food in front of you
- Their fish tacos are a bestseller!

Budget: P100 for 2 tacos or a burrito
Location: General Luna

 LA CARINDERIA  Photo by @ seekertravels

LA CARINDERIA

Photo by @seekertravels

Notes:
- Roadside eatery serving Filipino-Italian food
- Their carpaccio is a must-try!
- You'll probably recognize this restaurant from Siargao the movie

Budget: P200
Location: General Luna

 AVENTINO'S PIZZA  Photo by @ seekertravels

AVENTINO'S PIZZA

Photo by @seekertravels

Notes:
- Serve the best freshly-baked pizza
- Delivery is free! Can also call ahead for pick-up
- Order the Tricia, their 3-layered pizza

Budget: P345 for the Tricia pizza
Location: General Luna


 

CAFES


 BAKE BY HIDEOUT  Photo by @ seekertravels

BAKE BY HIDEOUT

Photo by @seekertravels

Notes:
- Has cute IG-worthy interiors & a good place to work!
- Serves coffee, croissants and a few mains

Budget: P130 for a hot latte
Location: General Luna

 CAFE LOKA  Photo by @ seekertravels

CAFE LOKA

Photo by @seekertravels

Notes:
- Cafe by the beach of Cloud 9, perfect for getting a snack after surfing
- Serves coffee, sandwiches & juices
- They have the best mango shake!

Budget: P180 for a fruit shake
Location: Cloud 9

 KAWAYAN GOURMAND  Photo by @ seekertravels

KAWAYAN GOURMAND

Photo by @seekertravels

Notes:
- Cafe beside Kawayan Siargao Resort
- Serves coffee, pastries, baked goods
- Get their cofee & pastry combo

Budget: P60 for a croissant
Location: Cloud 9


 

ACCOMMODATIONS


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BUDGET: Under P1,000/night

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SAILFISH BAY SURF & BIG GAME FISHING LODGE

Photo from Agoda
 

Notes:
- Boutique hotel with 6 rooms
- Free Wi-Fi in all rooms & common areas
- Airport transfer available

Budget: P400 to P700 per night
Location: San Isidro

BARREL SPOT

Photo from Agoda
 

Notes:
- Entire bungalow with 2 rooms
- Good for 4 people
- Wi-Fi available

Budget: P500 per night
Location: San Isidro

MOONLIGHT HOMESTAY

Photo from Agoda
 

Notes:
- Has 8- and 10-bed mixed dormitory room for budget travellers
- Comes with free breakfast
- Rooms have shared bathrooms

Budget: P380 to P850 per night
Location: General Luna


LOW-RANGE: P1,000 to P2,000/night

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KERMIT SIARGAO SURF RESORT

Photo from Kermit's Facebook Page


Notes:
- Rooms come with free breakfast
- Airport transfer available
- Has own restaurant, surf school, and yoga area

Budget: P950 to P2,750 per night
Location: General Luna

VILLA SOLARIA RESORT

Photo from Agoda


Notes:
- Has a 12-bed mixed dormitory room for budget travellers
- Has own restaurant
- Airport transfer available

Budget: P300 to P2,680 per night
Location: Cloud 9, General Luna

KOKAI RESORT

Photo from Agoda


Notes:
- Beachfront resort
- Has a 16-bed mixed dormitory room for budget travellers
- Wi-Fi in public areas
- Airport transfer available

Budget: P410 to P2,650 per night
Location: General Luna



MID-RANGE: P2,000 to P5,000/night

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BRAVO BEACH RESORT

Photo from Agoda


Notes:
- Beachfront resort
- Rooms come with free breakfast & your choice of coffee, juice or hot choco
- Has a 4-bed mixed dormitory room and rooms for 3 to 5 people
- Has a restaurant & outdoor pool
- Airport transfer available

Budget: P1,400 to P3,600 per night
Location: General Luna

REEF BEACH RESORT

Photo from Agoda


Notes:
- Beachfront resort
- Has own gym, restaurant, and outdoor pool
- Free Wi-Fi in all rooms & common areas
- Airport transfer available

Budget: P3,510 to P4,900 per night
Location: General Luna

TURTLE SURF CAMP SIARGAO

Photo from Agoda


Notes:
- Boutique hotel with 4 rooms
- Check in as early as 8AM
- Has a bar & outdoor pool
- Airport transfer available

Budget: P1,800 to P3,190 per night
Location: General Luna


LUXURY: Above P5,000/night

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ISLA CABANA RESORT

Photo from Agoda


Notes:
- Beachfront resort
- Rooms come with free buffet breakfast
- Has own gym, restaurant, and two outdoor pools
- Free Wi-Fi in all rooms
- Free airport shuttle for guests staying 2 or more nights

Budget: P7,100 to P17,000 per night
Location: General Luna

CLUB TARA RESORT

Photo from Agoda


Notes:
- Has floating water cottages that come with a jacuzzi
- Has a private beach, restaurant, and outdoor pool
- Free Wi-Fi in common areas
- Airport transfer available

Budget: P6,900 to P10,200 per night
Location: Bucas Grande Island, Socorro

SIARGAO BLEU RESORT & SPA

Photo from Agoda


Notes:
- Beachfront resort
- Rooms come with free breakfast and free airport transfer
- Has own gym, spa, restaurant, and outdoor pool
- Free Wi-Fi in all rooms

Budget: P6,300 to P11,700 per night
Location: General Luna



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