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Top 8 Budget Hotels in Davao City

Budget Hotels in Davao City

Home to the Durian, the Crocodile Park, The Philippine Eagle Center, and Davao Wild Water Adventure, Davao City attracts tourists from all over the world.

A white-breasted sea eagle in Davao Crocodile farm by Andy Enero via Flickr CC
A white-breasted sea eagle in Davao Crocodile farm by Andy Enero via Flickr CC

If you’re a certified wanderer with a tight budget and an itching sole, then you would certainly opt to stay in cheaper hotels, since you’d be out most of the time, basking under the sun and capturing moments and living the travel dream in this beautiful city in the south. After all, you didn’t come all the way to Davao just to sleep in your hotel rooms. So for your convenience, listed here are the top 8 Budget Hotels you can rest in while in Davao City.

1. GV Hotel Davao City

Hitting the top of the list is the GV Hotel. If you are really up to saving your budget, then consider booking a room here. Each room provides the most basic needs of a travel lusting soul, a bed, an air conditioner, a private comfort room, a bathroom kit, and a TV. Deluxe rooms are thrown in with an extra perk of a hot and cold shower [for all you guys who like having comfy baths].

Davao Peoples Park
Davao Peoples Park

Rated as average by travelers, it solely provides a good old place to stay while you’re in the city.

Address: Magallanes cor. Legaspi St., Brgy 2A, Davao City, Philippines
ROOM: Standard Single Room (Agoda rates)
RATE: P450 (Promo Rate, 900 pesos for regular price)

2. North Zen Basic Spaces

Second on the list with a good rating among travelers is the North Zen Basic Spaces. From the name itself, you may already have an idea of what this hotel has in store for backpackers like you- basic sleep space necessities which are of course a comfy bed, an air conditioner, a TV, and a private bathroom.

North Zen Basic Spaces Davao
North Zen Basic Spaces Davao City

It’s slowly becoming popular among tourists of Davao City. It’s relatively new, and it’s gaining popularity for the cleanliness of their rooms and the great service among its staff.

Address: Sobrecary Street Corner Lapu-Lapu St. Davao City, Philippines
ROOM: Standard Single Room (Agoda Rates)
RATE: P750.00

3. The Royale House

Furnished with a Private T&B, a 21-inch TV and a comfy bed, sleeping in an Economy Single Room in this hotel would definitely give a traveler a good old rest. The accommodation also comes with a free breakfast.

The Royale House Davao City
The Royale House Davao City

The rating is quite good if you would look at it. The location, cleanliness and its good service are among its biggest advantage among the other hotels.

Address: C.M Recto Street, Davao City, Philippines
ROOM: Economy Single Room (Agoda Rates)
RATE: P765.00

4. Las Casitas De Angela Uno

It’s highly recommended for its accessibility. It is located near different restaurants and bars. The rooms are also clean, although they are quite small. Each room are equipped with free Wi-Fi access, cable TV, Air conditioner, Bathroom Kit, and a private bathroom with a shower.

Las Casitas De Angela Uno
Las Casitas De Angela Uno

This hotel also offers luggage service and free parking. Laundry, Ironing and Shuttle Service are also available for a certain cost.

Address: 185 Rizal Street, Davao del Sur, 8000 Davao City, Philippines
ROOM: Standard Single Room
RATE: P800.00

5. Hotel Galleria

Hotel Galleria is older than most of the hotels listed here. It has several amenities such as the Bar/Lounge and the Pool. Also it has a free Wi-Fi connection for the rooms. Their accommodation includes Free Breakfast, and Air Conditioned room, bathroom kit, and a private bathroom.

Hotel Galleria Davao City
Hotel Galleria Davao City

Travelers like to book rooms here because it’s near a lot of restaurants and malls. It’s found in the heart of the City.

Address: Gov. Duterte St., Davao City, Philippines
ROOM: Standard Single Room (Agoda Rates)
RATE: P900.82

6. House of Tuding

Each room comes with cable TV, air conditioning, television, Wi-Fi access, a telephone a private bathroom and a shower. It’s location is also quite strategic. The hotel is 200 meters from the iconic San Pedro Cathedral, and just a few minutes away from several malls. offers various recreational opportunities. Their service is great, and the overall ambiance of the place is quite good as well.

House of Tuding
House of Tuding in Davao City

The hotel can arrange for certain services such as laundry, shuttle and tour services. It also has a café that serves a wide array of dishes.

Address: 160 San Pedro St., 8000 Davao City, Philippines
ROOM: Standard Single Room (Agoda Rates)
RATE: P900.00

7. Tinhat Boutique Hotel

Situated near the city’s oldest church, San Pedro Cathedral, this hotel offers classy wood furnished rooms. Each room has access to the Wi-Fi connection, and is equipped with TV, Ironing facilities, air conditioner and bathroom facilities.

Tinhat Boutique Hotel
Tinhat Boutique Hotel Davao

The hotel can arrange for shuttle, massage, and laundry services upon your request. They also serve meals from their restaurant. Travelers give this hotel several good reviews, among these are the good service and the nice ambiance of the place.

ROOM: Standard Single Room (Agoda Rates)
RATE: P1000.00

8. Alu Hotel Davao

This hotel is located near Davao City International Airport. Like all the hotels mentioned here, it also offers the basic necessities of a traveler, a cable TV, Air conditioner, telephone, and a private bathroom with a hot and cold shower. They also serve a complimentary breakfast.

Alu Hotel Davao
Alu Hotel Davao

Travelers agree that the place offers good service and of the great promos (like a 50% discount on your room during Kadayawan Festival) you can avail upon booking here. It’s also quite accessible through jeepneys, and tricycles.

Location: Roxas Ave., Faura Street, Davao City, 8000 Davao del Sur
ROOM: Deluxe Double or Twin Room (Agoda Rates)
RATE: P1050.00

What’s cool about traveling is that you have a lot of chances to encounter a lot of life changing things. Choosing a hotel which would work for your needs is just the tip of the iceberg.

Spending time on a foreign place and feel alienated and superbly excited of what will unfold along the way are all the ever more interesting part of the fulfilling and memorable aspect of traveling. So, don’t just sulk inside your hotel rooms, but have a blast around the city and inhale the beauty and the culture of Davao City.

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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