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Top 10 Favorite Hotels in Albay: Homes away from Home

Best Legazpi Albay Hotels, Philippines

Perhaps you’re too excited to see what’s going on with Mayon these days or you can’t wait to roam around the best places in Albay. But hold on, don’t forget to find a place you can call your own air-conditioned, well-furnished private space where you can rest on a comfy bed and jumpstart your energy for a fully-loaded adventure scheduled the next day.

The Oriental Legazpi Hotel
The Oriental Legazpi Hotel

So, we’ve rounded up 10 popular, and best-rated hotels in Albay. Carry on with your daily routine as if you’re just at home and enjoy authentic Bicolano hospitality.

#1 The Oriental Legazpi

The Oriental Legazpi
The Oriental Legazpi City

Location: (Taysan Hill, Sto. Niño Village, Legazpi City)
Book Online: Out of Town Hotels / / Bookings
Telephone: (02) 994 5644

Feel living inside a mansion that sits atop a hill. The Oriental Legazpi is the best pick you’ll find in Albay with its 4-star quality both in facilities and the services offered. Watch Mayon Volcano’s stunning view from afar at the infinity pool deck and from your room’s balcony. What goes beyond this home away from home with a great view, is its effortless elegance reflected in almost every part of the hotel. Whether you’re on a business trip with your team, on individual travel, on vacation with your family, or on whatever occasion you’ll be holding in the place, The Oriental Legazpi’s two ballrooms and function rooms are versatile enough to serve your purpose. You may also subscribe to a valet parking service and even experience riding the ever luxurious limousine. Indulge your appetite with a variety of local and international cuisines to choose from at Jasmine- the hotel’s restaurant located right on the ground floor. There are also leisure facilities such as infinity and kiddie pools, a fitness and wellness center, and a sophisticated spa.

#2 Hotel St. Ellis

Hotel St. Ellis Executive Suite
Hotel St. Ellis Executive Suite

Location: (Rizal Street, Legazpi City)
Book Online: Out of Town Hotels / / Bookings
Phone: (052) 480 8088

While The Oriental Legazpi will make you feel you’re on top of the whole Legazpi, Hotel St. Ellis is otherwise conveniently located within a walking distance of Legazpi’s major shopping malls and business centers. The facilities at Hotel St. Ellis include a business center ideal for board meetings, a theatre convenient for any social events, and leisure facilities consisting of a swimming pool, gym, spa, and kiddie activity room. There is also the appetite-inviting Crossroads Café and Lounge where dishes from around the world are served. Plus, you can easily give yourself a makeover at Salon Mye- also located at Hotel St. Ellis. Just because you’re into ziplining or ATV rides, it doesn’t mean that it’s tolerable to look haggard. Be gorgeously picture-perfect by giving yourself a treat at Essences spa or Salon Mye.

#3 La Piazza Hotel and Convention Center

La Piazza Hotel and Convention Center
La Piazza Hotel

Location: (Tahao Road, Legazpi City)
Book Online: Out of Town Hotels / / Bookings
Phone: (052) 480 3377

La Piazza has been a favorite choice for big social gatherings, and business conferences with its ideal space and delightful cuisines. Its facilities and services are also great for just a simple stay (with no events to hold). There is a 24-hour front desk, free parking area, bar and lounge, and restaurant.

#4 Ellis Ecotel

Ellis Ecotel
Ellis Ecotel in Embarcadero de Legazpi

Location: (3F Embarcadero de Legazpi, Port Area, Legazpi Blvd, Legazpi Port District, Legazpi City)
Book Online: Out of Town Hotels / / Bookings
Phone: (052) 480 4088

So this is the winner for having the longest address among all the hotels we’ve included in the list. And in fact, its address is what’s really making it stand out. Hey, what’s with it? It’s because Ellis Ecotel is located at our favorite mall in Albay- Embacardero de Legazpi, a waterfront mall that offers a great variety of fun and adventurous activities such as zipline and wall climbing. There are rooms with a seaside view and you can grab it as you wish. Just book a reservation earlier and it will be yours. Start your day right with a free breakfast at Ellis Ecotel Resto & Bar too.

#5 Hotel Venezia

Hotel Venezia in Legazpi City
Hotel Venezia in Legazpi City

Location: (F. Aquende Dr, Legazpi City)
Book Online: Out of Town Hotels / / Bookings
Phone: (052) 481 0888

Feel free to choose from the different categories of 40 guestrooms available at Hotel Venezia. Hotel Venezia promises a relaxing ambiance for travelers, utmost privacy, and high-quality service. Dine at the Caffé San Marco- a restaurant serving delightful choices of Italian flavors.

#6 Alicia Hotel

Alicia Hotel in Albay
Alicia Hotel in Albay

Location: (F. Aquende Dr, Legazpi City)
Book Online: Out of Town Hotels / / Bookings
Phone: (052) 481 0801

Just a few meters away from the Legazpi City Domestic Airport comes Alicia Hotel, a villa-type hotel consisting of 32 well-furnished rooms complete with essential amenities such as private bathrooms, cable TV, and telephone. It has also a free shuttle service, convention hall, restaurant, and laundry service.

#7 Casablanca Suites

Casablanca Suites at night
Casablanca Suites at night

Location: (Benny Imperial St. (Alternate Road), Legazpi City)
Book Online: Out of Town Hotels / / Bookings
Phone: (052) 481 0788

Here’s another excellent choice for vacationists. Casablanca Suites offers services that range from free to affordable rates. Rooms are spacious and awesome, with a television entertainment set, internet access, and a working desk. You can choose among superior rooms, deluxe rooms, junior suites, or executive suites. The round-trip airport transfer service and the hotel’s parking area are both free of charge. There are also a couple of affordably-charged services: massage, laundry and pressing, and doctor-on-call.

#8 La Roca Veranda Suites and Restaurants

La Roca Veranda Suites and Restaurants
La Roca Veranda Suites & Restaurant

Location: (La Kandula Drive, Gogon, Legazpi City)
Book Online: Out of Town Hotels / / Bookings
Phone: (052) 480 3247

Like the previous hotels mentioned, La Roca is also strategically-situated with ease of access in the many places in Legazpi City you’d likely go to, such as convenience stores and shopping malls. La Roca has a bar, free Wi-Fi internet access in every room, and laundry and airport transfer services.

#9 Tyche Boutique Hotel

Tyche Boutique Hotel
Tyche Boutique Hotel

Location: (Gov. Forbes St., Corner Rizal St., Bay­bay, Legazpi City)
Book Online: Out of Town Hotels / / Bookings
Phone: (052) 480 5555

The first boutique hotel in Legazpi city is still as classy as new with its 24 comfortable guestrooms, and services that make one’s stay more unforgettable. Suites and rooms are priced starting from 2, 700 to 3, 900 pesos.

#10 Ninong’s Hotel

Ninong’s Hotel facade
Ninong’s Hotel facade

Location: (Governor Locsin, Legazpi City)
Book Online: Out of Town Hotels / / Bookings
Phone: (052) 480-0575

What else can we say? Ninong’s Hotel is another smart choice for a luxurious treat at a reasonable price. The 40 rooms that make up the hotel are classic and timeless. The foods served are satisfyingly delicious, and if you’re searching for Bicolano foods, they’re right here too. Hang out at either Cofibreak or Xponent Music Bar.

Book a reservation now for your top choice and never miss out the fun in Albay.

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Written by Melo Villareal

Melo Villareal is the Online Publisher of He is an Accountant by profession who left the corporate world at the age of 23 to explore his beautiful country and the rest of the world. Today, Melo works as a part-time Social Media Manager for local and international clients. His full-time work focuses on discovering interesting culture, explore different cuisines and take memorable photos from local and international destinations he's visiting.

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