Where to Stay in Legazpi City: List of the Best Legazpi City Hotels
(Legazpi City, Philippines) – The largest city in the province of Albay plays an important role in the Bicol region. Popular for its many tourist activities, it is known mainly for the stunning view it offers for those who want to to see the Mayon Volcano up close. In recent years, Legazpi City has become one of the rising stars in the Philippine local government scene, experiencing rapid urbanization and development.
Got plans to go to Legazpi City in the next few months? Read on for information about this up and coming city…
Why You Should Visit Legazpi City
Legazpi City’s proximity to Mayon serves it well. You can explore the area near the foot of the Mayon (when there is no danger of eruption). Plus, the city is also a jump-off point for other adventure activities in nearby areas like island hopping, Mayon ATV Adventure, and river trekking.
Amazing local cuisine
Bicolano cuisine is one of the most popular regional fares in the Philippines. Most famous is Bicol Express, a spicy concoction that will go perfectly with a cup of rice. Street food is also a must-try here.
Great local products
Legazpi has a treasure of shopping options. There are a lot of malls. But if you want something more traditional, you can go to the Embarcadero de Legazpi, which is a night market.
Top 10 Best Hotels in Legazpi City
The Oriental Legazpi
Address: Sto. Niño Village, Legazpi Blvd, Legazpi City, Albay
The lowest rate for Twin Room is USD64 via Agoda
You will never know luxury until you have stayed in the Oriental Legazpi. It has stunningly attractive rooms and a beautiful outdoor spa and an infinity pool with a great view of the Mayon.
Third and Seans Place
Address: Emerald St, Imperial Court Subdivision Phase 1, Barangay 23, Legazpi City, 4500 Albay
The lowest rate for Twin Room is USD24 via Agoda
Their delicious Continental breakfast is popular among travelers. Third & Sean’s Place is filled with air-conditioned rooms that have its own private bath areas. It is perfect for those looking for a hostel-like vibe to their accommodation. Guests usually hang out together in the terrace and the shared lounge.
Balay de la Rama
Address: 1542 Daraga-Legazpi Diversion Rd, Daraga, Albay
The lowest rate for Twin Room is USD27 via Agoda
Balay de la Rama may be small (it only has 6 rooms) but what it lacks in rooms, it more than makes up for personality. Each room has been designed with a strong regard for local culture and history. Each one has a special ambiance, in fact. For example, the Mayon Room has been strategically placed to have a stunning view of the volcano.
Address: Lapu-Lapu St, Legazpi Port District, Legazpi City, Albay
The lowest rate for Twin Room is USD26
Looking for a place that is in the commercial district of Legazpi? There is nothing quite as good as Hotel Liatris. Almost every mall, department store, and major restaurant are just walking distance from this hotel. The hotel is fairly new and large in comparison to its competitors too.
Address: Rizal St, Maharlika Hwy, San Roque, Daraga, Albay
The lowest rate for Twin Room is USD23 via Agoda
The FJ Manila Hotel may not be the biggest hotel around but it is certainly among the best. It is not very far from the city center and is also quite near the airport. Plus, it has 24-hour room service and clean, new rooms.
Lotus Blu Hotel
Address: Terminal Road corner F. Imperial Street | Brgy. Bitano, Legazpi City, Albay
The lowest rate for Twin Room is USD51 via Agoda
This upscale hotel located in the heart of the city is known for having one of the coziest room accommodations in Legazpi. Each room has a safety deposit box, hair dryer, and hot and cold shower so that the guests can enjoy their stay.
Balay Tinai Guesthouse
Address: Barangay 16 70, Legazpi City, 4500 Albay
The lowest rate for Twin Room is USD16 via Agoda
Balay Tinai may not be the most contemporary and most beautiful hotel in the whole of Legazpi. But it does boast Filipino hospitality like no other. It receives guests from all over the world on a daily basis, with travelers praising the personal touch that the hotel management has in everything.
Tyche Boutique Hotel
Address: Gov. Forbes St., Corner Rizal St., Baybay, Legazpi City, 4500 Albay
The lowest rate for Twin Room is USD42 via Agoda
This small hotel may not be able to compete with the bigger establishments in the city but it does deserve your consideration. It is clean and modern, which is more than what other competitors have. Plus, their breakfast is great and their rates are lower than most.
Address: Airport Road, Washington Drive Extension, Barangay 40 Cruzada, Legazpi City, Albay
The lowest rate for Twin Room is USD67 via Agoda
If you are the type of guest that puts size as a priority in picking out hotel rooms, you will like Pepperland Hotel. This luxury hotel stuns with the carefully designed rooms, each of which oozes elegance. On the hotel’s premises, you can also see a restaurant, a cafe, and a bar.
Address: F. Imperial St; 4500 Legazpi, Albay
The lowest rate for Twin Room is USD29
Kichi is popular for those who go to Legazpi especially among the budget-conscious crowd. The room and bathroom are good enough for the price though the lack of Wi-Fi in the rooms can discourage some people. It is surprisingly old-fashioned because of the lack of an intercom. But overall, it is a good bargain.
Tourist Destinations in the Area
If you happen to drop by Legazpi, these are among the many tourist destinations that you can visit:
This active volcano is known all over the world for its perfectly shaped cone. Now, it is just as famous for the ATV tours that adventurous tourists can take to its foot.
Lignon Nature Park
If you want to get the best of both worlds, go to Lignon Nature Park. It has great views of both the Mayon Volcano and the city of Legazpi.
The Cagsawa Ruins are what is left of the old Cagsawa Church. It was buried under lava when the Mayon Volcano had a violent eruption in 1814.
The Daraga Church does not just have a scenic view of the Mayon. It is also considered as one of the most majestic churches nearby.
Gen. Paua Memorial
Named after a Chinese mestizo general during the Spanish-Filipino War, it is a popular memorial among history buffs.
Legazpi City offers more than just amazing views of the Mayon volcano. It is arguably one of the best urban destinations that you can go to in the main island of Luzon.
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