Patar Beach, Bolinao

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Attracting visitors with its clear waters, gentle waves, and soft sand, Patar Beach represents a major attraction in Bolinao. Lined with palm trees, the pristine beach boasts some interesting rock formations and a variety of accommodations--ranging from high-end hotels to budget-friendly beach huts--as well as grills, restaurants, and souvenir shops. Rent a boat and go island-hopping, or kayak down the river, which runs near the beach and flows into the sea. Visit the lighthouse for scenic views of the surroundings, or consider taking a tour to some nearby waterfalls. Work out when and for how long to visit Patar Beach and other Bolinao attractions using our handy Bolinao vacation generator.
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  • August 14, 2017
    Super duper ganda! Sarap balikan, bali 1day lang kame kahit nippa hut yung cottage namin keri lang dahil presko at maganda sya. Sarap mag swimming, ganda ng dagat no entrance fee, free yung ihawan, ma...  more »
  • August 9, 2017
    This place is stunning and also owner of the beach we stayed. I can't remember what is the name of the hotel but it is close to Bolinao LIGHT HOUSE and ENCHANTED CAVE. it's a little disappointing beca...  more »
  • July 21, 2017
    the place was so clean and the locals were so friendly: we were given free fish by the fishermen too; the sheds were so affordable : great way to spend the summer  more »

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Where to stay in Bolinao

Though still not well-known to many, Bolinao has a decent amount of accommodations to cater to a range of tastes. Up by Santiago Island, you'll find a selection of villas and guesthouses in this relatively densely populated and built-up area, rich in amenities. Look along the coast to the west to find some more upmarket options close to the main beaches. Patar Beach, in particular, has a good selection of resorts and hotels, with additional facilities, such as pools and onsite restaurants, in the more luxurious options.
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