Davao - Sleeping
Davao City is spared of typhoons and the weather is nice and balmy all year long. The temperature ranges between 20 and 35 degrees Celsius which makes this a popular tourist destination. In order to get the accommodation of your choice, your best bet is to book ahead.
Eden Nature Park
Within the grounds of the Eden Nature Park are delightful holiday cottages where it’s possible to really get away from it all. Vista Cottage overlooks a ravine and has a great terrace that looks out over the park. Holiday Lodge is a short distance away and it, too, has lots of facilities. Both are for couples, but there are other lodges, pine cabins and mountain villas that can accommodate up to around 12 people. Campsites are dotted around the park. On site facilities include a swimming pool, animal sanctuary and an activity centre where guests can get information on walks, fishing and hiking trails.
Waterfront Insular Hotel Davao
A luxurious hotel set within landscaped tropical gardens right on the waterfront of Davao. Its traditional Filipiniana interiors, open-air spaces in which to relax and its gourmet cuisine makes it a memorable place to stay.
Known for its excellent Cantonese cuisine, state-of-the-art fitness and leisure suite and its conference facility, the luxurious centrally-located Marco Polo is a great place to stay whether on business or a holiday break. Be sure to relax with a drink and take in the superb view of Mount Apo from the poolside terrace.
Family-owned and known for its homely atmosphere, the Chateau Veronica is delightfully presented with pretty guest rooms, lounge and dining areas. It is centrally located, making it ideal for sightseeing around Davao – all at inexpensive prices.
Grand Men Seng Hotel
Located in downtown Davao a few minutes walk from the San Pedro Cathedral and the City Hall, the Grand Men Seng Hotel offers well-equipped guest rooms and leisure facilities such as a pool and fitness suite. It has great views of Mount Apo from its poolside eaterie Ihaw Ihaw, and is popular with visitors and business type because of its fast wireless internet connections.
Elles Pension House
A beautifully presented yet inexpensive hotel that is located within easy reach of the Mount Apo National Park. Guest rooms are well presented and have lots of amenities, plus the team serve traditional Filipino dishes in the hotel’s attractive lounge restaurant.