A new ideal getaway can be found in the north western part of the Island Garden City of Samal. And just like every beach resort in the island, the place holds promised of great adventures, once in a lifetime experiences and natures beauty at its very best.
Named after either hulihan which means end part or ilihan which refers to the seashore at the bottom of the hill, Ilihan Beach Resort is the newest addition to the beautiful beaches and resorts in Samal Island. It offers all the best that can be found in the paradise island — pristine waters, lush greens in the backdrop, natural wonders, diverse marine life, and many more. This 10 hectare resort was developed from a private vacation area to a beach resort open for the public to enjoy. This is because the proprietor is an advocate of strengthening the tourism in the island and wanted the resort to offer the ideal Samal thrill to many people.
Aside from the charm of the place, the warm hospitality of the locals and the peaceful neighborhood add up to the comforting and convenient experience in the area. Most of the resort staff are locals who are ready to share the stories and warmth of local hospitality. Also, the resort is designed to reflect the charming simplicity of life. The amenities and facilities are crafted in a way to complement with the serene ambiance. Thus, your escapade to this beautiful place will truly be a satisfying experience.
Apart from the common gathering and weekend escapade, the resort is also best for different events. Ilihan Beach has all the facilities to efficiently host your weddings, baptismal celebrations, birthday parties, fellowships, reunions, seminars and workshops, team building activities and day tours. It also provides various services to better assist you in holding these events.
Ilihan Beach Resort offers rooms for guests. The rooms are very affordable and offer real value for your money. Well-kept and spacious, the rooms will provide you with a very comfortable and relaxing stay. There is a Standard room for Php 2, 000 complete with two beds, a television and a private toilet and bath. Occupants avail of a breakfast and dinner for 2 persons
Suite Rooms have beautiful balconies; a queen sized mattress bed, a television, mini-bar and private toilet and bath. This room is charged Php 2,500.00 with an inclusion of a free breakfast for 2 persons.
Both of these rooms are fully air-conditioned and are best for one or two occupants.
For multiple occupants, there is the resort dormitory. Twenty-four guests can comfortably sleep in this well-kept room, complete with two toilets and two bathrooms with a dining table and lavatory.
The Anahaw room is good for functions having a smaller group of people. The suite can accommodate 20 people and is complete with a built-in toilet and bath and lavatory. It is conveniently located along the shore line. Anahaw suite charges Php 5,000.00 for daytime function and Php 7, 500.00 overtime.
If you have a hundred guests then the Pavillion is just right for you. You can use the area for only Php 5,000 on daytime and Php 7,500 for overnight stay.
The Gazebo, on the other hand, is perfect for groups of 10 persons or 20n persons. Small size gazebos charge 500 for daytime and 750.00 overnight. Medium sized gazebos charge 800.00 on daytime and 1,200.00 for overnight stay.
Contact Ilihan Beach Resort
For inquiries and reservations, please contact Ilihan Beach Resort at:
Brgy. Camudmud, Babak District
Island Garden City of Samal
Landline : (082) 224-5345
Cellphone : 09202-544-920
This article on Ilihan Beach Resort is written by Matias Regis