Searching for where to stay in Coron Philippines? This is the only guide you’ll need.
There is a large selection of hostels, resorts, and hotels in Coron Town Proper and other great accommodation options along the Busuanga West Coast.
Rated as one of the must-see places in the Philippines, Coron is famous for its beautiful beaches, breathtaking rock formations, rolling mountains, and outstanding dive spots that can be found a short boat ride away from the port of Coron Town Proper.
In this guide, you will find my recommendations for where to stay in Coron Town Proper and Busuanga West Coast including budget, mid-range, and luxury properties to fit every traveler’s needs.
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WHERE TO STAY IN CORON – FAQ
Before I dive into all the best places to stay in Coron, here are some quick answers to the most frequently asked questions from first-time visitors.
WHAT IS THE BEST PLACE TO STAY IN CORON?
The best place to stay in Coron is Coron Town Proper, which is near the major tourist attractions, boasts plenty of affordable restaurants, and has lots of accommodation options.
Plus, all island hopping tours depart from here, so this is an added bonus.
IS CORON GOOD FOR FAMILIES?
Absolutely, Coron is a family-friendly destination and you can take day trips to the nearby islands, to Kayangan Lake, and enjoy the beaches.
In addition, there are many resorts and hotels with family rooms, allowing you to have a great stay with your kids.
WHERE TO STAY IN CORON FOR NIGHTLIFE?
Coron Town Proper is the right place to stay for nightlife with a few clubs, and bars opening late and frequent fire shows on the beach.
When coming, I recommend visiting Arkham Club, which is a small yet cool club not far from the town and with many tourists as well.
Naturally, don’t expect the same nightlife as you’d get in Manila or Cebu, but there’s definitely a chance to have fun at night here.
WHERE TO STAY IN CORON ON A BUDGET?
There are endless affordable hotels and hostels in Coron. From beds in dorms for only $10 a night to mid-range hotels for only about $40 or so per night, you have a world of choice.
IS CORON EXPENSIVE?
Coron is as affordable as it gets! You can book a hotel or hostel here for only a few dollars and take an island-hopping tour for only about $50.
On top of that, restaurants are cheap and you can have a meal for $5 or even less when eating local food.
BEST PLACES TO STAY IN CORON
The majority of the accommodations in Coron are located around the main town, but there are also some hidden gems to be found on the outskirts boasting spectacular views and landscapes.
In this guide, you will find my recommendations on where to stay in Coron in the two best areas listed below;
- Coron Town Proper
- Busuanga West Coast
CORON TOWN PROPER – WHERE TO STAY IN CORON
BEST LUXURY HOTELS IN CORON TOWN PROPER
LUXURY: BACAU BAY RESORT
✔️ Rating: 8.3/10 | Reviews: 300+ | Class: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
This beautiful resort in Coron, located close to the beach, is set in breathtaking landscapes and maintained to a high standard.
This Coron accommodation offers an outdoor swimming pool, an on-site restaurant, and plenty of sun terraces to relax and enjoy the glorious weather you can expect from Coron.
A daily continental breakfast is offered and room service can also be arranged.
Bacau Bay Resort is one of the best places to stay in Coron, located just a mile from Mount Tapyas and a mile and a half from Coron Town Proper. Twin Lagoon is only 4 miles from this epic beach resort in Coron Palawan.
The rooms in this Coron resort are equipped with air conditioning, a flat-screen TV, and a seating area.
All rooms also come with a balcony that offers different views of the amazing landscapes Coron has to offer! What more could you want when searching for Coron where to stay?
Perfect for any kind of travelers, from groups to couples to solo travelers wanting a little bit of luxury. This is also perfect for families as they offer family suites and kids club facilities.
LUXURY: ASIA GRAND VIEW HOTEL
✔️ Rating: 8.7/10 | Reviews: 100+ | Class: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
This gorgeous, traditional hotel in Coron is set with all-around views of the sea and stunning scenery that can be expected from Coron.
Asia Grand View Hotel offers a range of on-site activities including billiards, table tennis, and darts as well as an outdoor swimming pool and beautifully landscaped gardens. One of the best places to consider when searching where to stay in Coron.
This Palawan Coron hotel is just 3 miles from Twin Lagoon, Kayangan Lake, and Maquinit Hot Spring. Both Mount Tapyas and the Coron Public Market are under a mile away making it the perfect central location and one of the best places to stay in Coron.
All rooms are air-conditioned and are fitted with a comfortable bed, TV and a desk. All rooms have a balcony with a garden view, and all have a private bathroom. Room service is also available.
This hotel in Palawan Coron comes highly recommended for couples due to its gorgeous, romantic location but it is also perfect for families and small groups traveling together.
LUXURY: CORON SOLEIL GARDEN RESORT
✔️ Rating: 8.3/10 | Reviews: 200+ | Class: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Set in the stunning mountainside, this is one of the best places to stay in Coron with an outdoor swimming pool, bar, and restaurant.
There is a gym offering basic equipment and a spa and the hotel schedules regular entertainment for all the family including movie nights and live music.
Just 650 yards from Mount Tapyas and only a mile away from Coron Town Proper, this resort is in one of the most beautiful locations making it a top choice when searching for where to stay in Coron.
Kayangan Lake is under 4 miles away and Twin Lagoon is under 5 miles away placing the resort centrally to all the must-see sights.
All rooms at this resort in Coron come with views of the swimming pool and are equipped with a flat-screen TV with cable channels, a minibar, and comfortable beds.
A few rooms are also available with a seating area and a kitchenette with a dining table. The private bathroom has a shower facility, a bidet, and free toiletries.
The friendly, welcoming staff makes this resort an excellent choice for all travelers, including families, groups, and couples.
LUXURY: THE FUNNY LION
✔️ Rating: 9.3/10 | Reviews: 400+ | Class: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
The Funny Lion features an outdoor swimming pool, an open-air bath, and dining on-site.
Pride Rock Deck features an outdoor open-air bath with views of Coron Bay and serves Filipino cuisine. A special diet menu may be arranged on request while in-room dining is also possible.
The Sea Tree Spa offers massage treatments to help you relax after a day of activities all making it a great place to stay in Coron.
The resort is 0.9 miles from Mount Tapyas and 4 miles from Kayangan Lake in Coron. The Coron market is just over a mile away, making this the ideal central location.
All the rooms are beautifully furnished in natural colors. All rooms have an ensuite and come with a flat-screen TV with cable channels, a safety deposit box, and a work desk.
Rooms are supplied with an electric kettle, a minibar, and a tea/coffee maker as well as free toiletries, a hairdryer, and slippers.
This is a lovely spot for couples and families looking for that extra spot of luxury, one of the best places to stay in Coron!
LUXURY: TWO SEASONS CORON BAYSIDE HOTEL
✔️ Rating: 8.5/10 | Reviews: 300+ | Class: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Two Seasons Coron Bayside Hotel offers accommodation with views of the sea in the most breathtaking location.
Offering an in-house restaurant, modern décor, and facilities throughout, this hotel is rated as one of the best places to stay in Coron for a luxury break.
Just 3 miles from Kayangan Lake, you are right on the seafront and within walking distance of the Coron market and Manquinit hot springs.
Bedrooms are presented to the highest standard with stunning views out to the ocean, all have private bathrooms and you have the option of booking a room with a lounge area too.
Two Seasons is recommended for couples or families traveling together, this is a must-stay hotel in Coron.
BEST MID-RANGE CORON HOTELS
MID RANGE: KOKOSNUSS GARDEN RESORT
✔️ Rating: 7.6/10 | Reviews: 200+ | Class: ⭐️⭐️⭐️
Set in beautiful gardens with stunning views, the Kokosnuss Garden Resort is a tranquil haven. This lovely hotel is a hidden gem, boasting an international restaurant and spa services.
Just a five-minute ride from Coron Town, this resort is perfectly located within walking distance of both Mount Tapyas and the Maquinit Hot Springs.
This Coron resort is also perfectly located for snorkeling and island hopping.
The wooden rooms all have a traditional feel and some come with beautiful hand-painted murals to give that extra tropical feel. All rooms are air-conditioned and come with a private bathroom.
This resort in Coron has been highly recommended for couples but would also suit solo travelers due to the ease of access to all the local sights.
MID RANGE: ZENVEA HOTEL
✔️ Rating: 8.7/10 | Reviews: 100+ | Class: ⭐️⭐️⭐️
This modern hotel in Coron is set just back from the beach, set in the town but still within walking distance to the sea.
Zenvea Hotel offers an outdoor pool and bar as well as a sun terrace for relaxation. Rated one of the best hotels in Coron.
Just 3 miles away from Kayangan Lake, Manquinit Hot Springs, and Twin Lagoon, and ideally located in the town for access to local bars and restaurants as well as shops and easy access to the beach.
The rooms are very modern with an almost industrial feel but also rated highly for their comfort. The Styling adds character to these spacious rooms that come with a private bathroom, TV, and great WiFi signal.
Great for small groups, couples, and solo travelers. The hotel in Coron is aimed at a younger market but would suit any age group.
The upper rooms are only accessible by staircases so it is worth taking this into consideration.
MID RANGE: ACACIA GARDEN INN
✔️ Rating: 7.8/10 | Reviews: 300+ | Class: ⭐️⭐️⭐️
Set in a lovely garden location, this beautiful Inn is set in tranquil gardens with mountain views.
Offering continental breakfast and cocktails from the bar, this is the perfect place to stay in Coron on a mid-range budget.
Just over 3 miles away from Twin Lagoon and Kayangan Lake, you are also well within walking distance of all other local amenities and the beach.
Rooms are well presented and air-conditioned, all come with a private bathroom and have comfortable beds as well as a TV and WiFi.
Acacia Garden Inn is a great accommodation for any traveler, couples, groups, or families.
MID RANGE: TREETOP SUITES
✔️ Rating: 7.3/10 | Reviews: 200+ | Class: ⭐️⭐️⭐️
This terrace-style hotel in Coron is set in a great location, close to the beach.
Offering breakfast daily this Coron hotel has its own restaurant and bar for all guests to enjoy, making it a perfect place to stay in Coron.
Close to all local amenities and within walking distance of the beach you are also around 3 miles away from Twin Lagoon and Kayangan Lake,
Rooms are well presented, spacious, and decorated well. All have private bathrooms and come with a TV and Wi-Fi access.
This location is highly rated by couples and is also perfect for families and smaller groups traveling together.
A great place to consider when looking for where to stay in Coron on a mid-range budget.
BEST BUDGET ACCOMMODATIONS IN CORON TOWN
BUDGET: DAYON HOSTEL
✔️ Rating: 8.4/10 | Reviews: 300+ | Class: ⭐️⭐️
This cheap Coron hostel offers nicer accommodation than the other budget accommodations in this guide but comes at a little higher price tag.
Dayon Hostel has a traditional feel and is decorated with local art and architecture. It offers its own bar and terrace for all guests as well as a shared lounge and kitchen area.
All main attractions in the area are around 2 miles away so well within walking distance for any backpacker.
Rooms are open and spacious and make the most of the natural light to allow fresh air and relaxation while resting up.
Beds are provided on a single or bunk basis and you have use of a shared bathroom that is clean and well-maintained.
This property has been highly recommended by solo travelers as one of the best budget places to stay in Coron for backpackers.
BUDGET: ISLAND BRASSERIE HOSTEL
✔️ Rating: 8.3/10 | Reviews: 100+ | Class: Hostel
A well-presented but very simple guest house in an ideal location for travelers, this is a recommended stay for any backpacker in Coron looking for a budget night but with private rooms or a dorm.
Just a mile from the beach, you are also situated within walking distance of Coron Market and Maquinit Hot Springs, the ideal starting point for any traveler.
Rooms are simple but well presented with a bed, desk, and TV, all come with a private bathroom and free toiletries.
The dorms are clean and have a locker for each bed to keep your belongings safe.
This is the best place to stay in Coron for any backpacker looking for a private room or dorm with good amenities and close to all the attractions.
BUDGET: HOP HOSTEL
✔️ Rating: 9.3/10 | Reviews: 300+ | Class: ⭐️⭐️
Hop Hostel is one of the best and most popular hostels in Coron! Guests can expect a warm welcome and friendly atmosphere.
Enjoy free wifi, a shared kitchen, a lounge area, and a rooftop bar/terrace with incredible views of Coron Bay. Breakfast is also available for all guests.
Centrally located in Coron town and walking distance to Mt Tapayas, cafes, restaurants, bars, and public markets.
Also nearby are Kayangan Lake, Twin Lagoon, and Maquinit Hot Springs. The perfect place to stay in Coron for any traveler exploring the local area.
Choose from either a Dorm room, Queen room, or Quadruple room with air conditioning and comfortable beds. The private rooms are fitted with a fridge, microwave, coffee machine, and wardrobe.
One of the best places to stay in Coron for small groups and couples as well as solo travelers and backpackers.
BUSUANGA WEST COAST – WHERE TO STAY IN CORON
BEST LUXURY HOTELS IN BUSUANGA WEST COAST
LUXURY: BUSUANGA BAY LODGE
✔️ Rating: 8.7/10 | Reviews: 50+ | Class: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
Located in the quiet and peaceful southwest corner of the island, this is one of the top luxury places to stay in Coron.
The accommodation is modern and luxurious and boasts an outdoor infinity pool, a private dive center, and an in-house wine cellar, as well as glorious ocean views.
Located just a 5-minute boat ride from the famous Japanese shipwreck dive site, this is the perfect spot for anyone looking to explore the ocean. It is just a 60-minute car ride into Coron Town Proper.
Rooms are open and spacious and all come with a private bathroom, TV, and minibar as well as offering spectacular views in every direction.
This is one of the best places to stay on Busuanga Island for couples and families.
LUXURY: AL FARO COSMIO HOTEL
✔️ Rating: 9.4/10 | Reviews: 100+ | Class: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
This beautiful hotel in Coron is situated on a cliff-top with panoramic views of the ocean. Offering an outdoor pool and serving a daily a la carte breakfast this is an idyllic place to stay in Busuanga.
Located away from the local towns, this is the perfect spot for anyone really looking for tranquillity. It’s close to all the best dive sites there is a wide range of water sports activities on offer while being about an hour away from Coron town.
Rooms all come with a terrace and ocean views, all have a private bathroom and come with a TV. A great hotel to consider when looking for where to stay in Coron.
This is a romantic spot for couples but would also suit families with a love of outdoor pursuits.
BEST MID-RANGE HOTELS IN BUSUANGA WEST COAST
MID RANGE: OCAMOCAM AZUR INN
✔️ Rating: 9.3/10 | Reviews: 70+ | Class: Inn
Located in Busuanga, OcamOcam Azur Inn has a stunning outdoor pool overlooking Busuanga Bay and the surrounding islands. One of the best places to stay in Coron.
It’s close to the famous dive sites of the Japanese shipwrecks, you are a car ride from the nearest towns, but perfectly located to enjoy all water sports and hiking and cycling trails in the area.
This beach resort in Coron offers villa-style living, with all coming with a living and dining area and come with a balcony to enjoy the sea views. Bedrooms are spacious and comfortable and have a private bathroom.
A great spot for families and couples. Away from the bigger towns on the island, this is the best place to stay on Busuanga West Coast to relax.
MID RANGE: MARINA DEL SOL RESORT
✔️ Rating: 8.7/10 | Reviews: 100+ | Class: ⭐️⭐️⭐️
The beach resort in Coron offers a restaurant, bar, and swimming pool as well as a selection of water sports equipment like snorkels, kayaks, and paddleboards available for rent to explore the bay.
Located in Concepcion you are only 35 minutes from the airport with the resort offering free hotel transfers. Situated on a private peninsula on the Marina del Sol Bay of Busuanga Island.
Villas are stand-alone around the gardens, enjoying views out across the bay. All come with king-sized beds and private bathrooms and come with a terrace with lounge beds and hammocks.
This is a great accommodation for small groups, couples, and families, offering villa sizes to suit all.
BEST BUDGET HOTEL IN BUSUANGA WEST COAST
BUDGET: WHITE SUMMERVILLE TOURIST INN
✔️ Rating: 8.3/10 | Reviews: 30+ | Class: ⭐️⭐️
Located not far from the beach, this accommodation in Coron is well-presented and a perfect spot for backpackers looking to explore the local areas.
Situated near Concepcion Falls, you are perfectly located for hiking as well as being on the bay for snorkeling and diving.
All rooms have a private shower room, they are well presented and although small are the perfect resting spot for all travelers on a budget.
This is the perfect spot for backpackers on a budget who want the extra privacy these rooms offer, with most offering double beds.
BEST THINGS TO DO IN CORON
Coron is hands-down one of my favorite destinations in the Philippines! With so many things to do in Coron, I recommend spending at least 2-3 days here to experience all of the top attractions.
I have put together separate guides on Things To Do In Coron listed below;
- Mt Tapyas Viewpoint
- Coron Island Hopping – Super Ultimate Day Tour
- 3D2N El Nido To Coron Island Hopping Expedition
BEST TOUR OF CORON
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SUMMARY – BEST PLACES TO STAY IN CORON
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