Bohol is one of the most attractive tourist destination. The beautiful and vibrant island offers over 200 hotels for its visitors, from 5 star resorts to basic pension houses. In this article, we are going to review six pension houses in Bohol that are frequented by foreign and local tourists alike. Like many places in the Philipines, staying in pension houses could be smartest choice if you are travelling on budget because they offer basic and comfortable accommodation at the small fraction of price you have to pay to the similar accommodation in a hotel.
Vest Pension House in Tagbilaran City, Bohol
Many guests who stayed here before reported a very nice and pleasant experience. Located in the peaceful residential area of Tagbilaran City, this pension house in Bohol is a good base to explore the city Tagbilaran, Island Bohol and Panglao because it is near to many tourist attractions in Tagbilaran such as Punta Cruz Watch Tower, Wildlife Sanctuary, Philippine Tarsier and Simply Butterflies Conservation Center. It is located not far from pier and has free transfer to the peir, feries and airport. For nature lover, natural attractions near to Vest Pension House are the Inambacan Falls, Mag-Aso Falls, Hinagdanan Cave and Dimiao Twin Flass. This pension house in Tagbilaran has 16 guestrooms equipped with air-conditioner, satellite TV channels, telephone and ensuite bathroom with hot and cold shower. The pension house also has a restaurant that serve local western cuisines. Breakfast is also offered to guests every morning.
Casa Rey Francis Pension House, Tagbilaran City
This pension house in Bohol is nicely located 7 minutes walk to the beach, culture, sightseeing district of Bohol. It is also 3 minutes walk to canteen which was much cheaper than restaurants in front of the beach. Casa Rey Francis Pension House also a popular choice for techie traveller because it offers free wifi to the guests in public area. Not far from this pension house in Bohol are the Bohol Quality Mall, Bohol Museum and Tagbilaran Airport. At Casa Rey Francis Pension House, the most impressive things are the window views and fresh air. It is very tranquil and romantic when you look out from the place and see the sea and islands. The free breakfast provided here are basic but it is also very convenient to go to the mall in the city centre to eat there.
Menchus Pension House in Tawala Panglao Island
The environment and surrounding of this pension house in Bohol is very nice. It is operated by a German guy who also offer motorbike renting service for you to get around Bohol easily. Located just 500 meter from the beach, Menchus Pension House is highly recommended for those who like the beach but do not want to be too far from the lively city. From this pension house in Bohol, you can easily get to the beautiful and famous Momo Beach and Alona Beach. Rooms in Menchus Pension House is At Menchus Pension House are equipped with toiletries, wifi internet and shower. Other facilities and services that can be found at this pension house are laundry service, car park, room service, kitchen, outdoor swimming pool and smoking area.
Slim Pension House Bohol (near Bohol Quality Mall)
Slim Pension House has the best location for convenience because it is located within walking distance to the commercial center of Tagbilaran and well known. This pension house in Tagbilaran is also very near (just steps away) from Bohol Quality Mall. Impressively, all rooms has free wifi internet connection. Other facilities available are laundry, air conditioning, TV and desk. Within breakfast include, the room rates at Slim Pension House starts from US$15 a night. This is definitely very cheap compared to other pension houses in Bohol given its location in the city centre of TAgbilaran. This pension house offers standard single rooms, single deluxe rooms and standard double rooms as well as deluxe double rooms.
This is one of the newer pension house in Bohol. Le Penssionne de San Jose is well-placed in city of Bohol for sightseeing and beach activities. Available on site of this pension house are car park, coffee shop and restaurant. The public area are mostly covered with Wifi Internet access. In addition, rooms in this pension house are equipped with desk, telephone and TV. Even though the rooms are quite basic, most people who comes to Bohol does not stay in the room anyway as they can enjoy the beautiful beaches and sun light that await them. One thing good about this pension house in Bohol is its large family rooms and family suites with many beds that can accommodate three, four or five people in a family. This is a big saving if compared to other pension house where you have to rent separate rooms.
Many guests find this pension house in Bohol small and simple but clean and no frills. The staff at Idea Pension House are friendly. Breakfast are included with room rates and the on site restaurant offer good choices of food in the menu, mostly local but some western dishes as well. Located at the heart of Jagna, Bohol, Idea Pension House are located near the happening city and Carmaloan Cave. Facilities provided in rooms could include fans, TV, Wifi connection and safe. However, please note that there is no shampoo, no hot water in the shower.
Why Stay in Pension House in Bohol
Of course, the most important reason, is the room rates. You can easily find a room at Bohol pension houses below US$20 a night. Most of them offer single rooms, double rooms but some of these pension houses offer family rooms and are located near the beaches, Tagbilaran city or Panglao Island where most people like to visit in Bohol. Location and proximity to the places you want to spend time (e.g. the beach) is important for your stay in Bohol. Hope this article has helped you in finding a pension house to stay for your vacation in Bohol.