Top 10 Best Luxury Hotels in Boracay

The most luxurious Boracay hotels and resorts are known for their proximity to beautiful beaches.
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Holiday in absolute luxury at one of these top Boracay resorts.

Boracay Island is widely regarded as one of the finest holiday destinations in the world. The word “paradise” is no exaggeration. As soon as you see the famous Boracay beaches, with their palm trees and white powdery sand with your own eyes, you’ll understand. The most luxurious Boracay hotels and resorts are known for their proximity to these beautiful beaches, while the nearby nightlife is equally renowned. With so many fun experiences awaiting, booking a luxury hotel is a must. So be sure to check out our collection of the top 10 luxury Boracay hotels and resorts.

One of the top-rated resorts on Boracay Island, Henann Crystal Sands Resort, is located right in the heart of the action, positioned amid the lively nightlife of Station 1. Not only does this resort have two swimming pools and an upper deck pool, but it also features a charming view of the sunset along the beachfront. In this ideal location, Henann Crystal Sands is minutes away from the hottest spots on Boracay Island, including the local shopping center, D’Mall.

Wherever you decide to go while staying at this resort, you are guaranteed a great time. If you’re worried about being able to hit the gym while basking in all of the sun and fun, do not fret – Henann Crystal Sands also has a gym and fitness center. Booked via the resort’s helpful and friendly staff, the fitness center is open from 6 AM to 10 PM daily.

Even if you’re not a gym person, you’re going to want to get your steps in. And what better way than by strolling along the Boracay Beach, soaking up the sun? Crystal Sands has it all, and just like our hearts, it keeps the island pumping with life.

Henann Regency Resort & Spa

A sister resort of Henann Crystal Sands is the Henann Regency Resort and Spa. Like Crystal Sands, the Regency is home to three beautifully maintained swimming pools located at each of the resort’s wings. The East wing even has a pool with a Jacuzzi and a sunken pool bar! If you are not feeling like enjoying these amazing pools, then how about taking a long walk on the stretch of White Beach, where the resort resides. Resort guests say the view here on White Beach will leave you speechless.

Grab a bite at the Sea Breeze Café or maybe even Christina’s, just two of the many dining areas at the resort. Whether it’s a café or a bar, the Regency offers authentic cuisine and newly renovated spaces for you to enjoy time with loved ones or even meet new friends. Wherever you go, make sure that you leave full and satisfied from the Sea Breeze Café with their all-you-can-eat buffet!

The regency employees expertly trained therapists in their Kai spa, which is home to their signature massages and wraps with scrubs, in an oriental-themed setting. Kai Spa’s primary goal is to grant guests the “Touch of Kai” experience and soothe the mind and body. The experience is truly like no other.

The Lind Boracay

Say “I do” to The Lind Boracay. This hotel towards the north of Boracay Island is the perfect venue for weddings, and it continues to set the bar for decadent white beach ceremonies. The Lind Boracay’s team remains dedicated to going the extra mile to provide the perfect day for lucky couples. But while The Lind specializes in dream weddings, it caters to the dreams of other guests. Take a visit to the Teal Room, which is excellent for small workshops and meetings, or maybe head to the Garden Poolside, which has the most amazing tropical vibe.

If your idea of ideal Boracay hotels includes a pool, The Lind Boracay will meet your expectations and more. The Lind has it all from infinity pools to beach level, rooftop, and children’s pools. Though you may not want to, take some time from swimming at the resort and visit nearby locations. If you wish to do a little shopping, the D’Mall is nearby. Maybe you will find an amazing souvenir to take a piece of perfection back home with you!

Ambassador in Paradise Resort

This most illustrious of Boracay hotels are only for those who want to experience paradise. The Ambassador has many breathtaking views, with rooms located at the beachfront. One of the most sought-after services at this resort is their signature massage, performed by their specially trained masseuses. This romantic paradise caters to lovebirds, whether it’s your first date or you and your lover’s destination wedding. The Ambassador in Paradise will make it a priority to serve happy couples who want an unforgettable vacation.

The Ambassador caters to your taste buds, too, with plenty of healthy options, cuisine favored by the locals, and bars with festive drinks. You should stop at their restaurant Al Fresco to try their prime Angus steaks or their slow-braised lamb, which is locally raised. You’ll never want to return home once you’ve experienced this paradise on Earth.

The experience does not begin when you arrive at the resort; instead, the Ambassador creates their luxe atmosphere from the moment you reach Boracay Island. With the offer of luxurious airport transfers from Caticlan or Kalibo Airport to the Boracay hotel, the Ambassador makes your trip one to remember from the very beginning to the end.

Mövenpick Resort & Spa

Known for its seven diverse restaurants and bars, the Mövenpick is the most ideal of Boracay hotels for those in need of a wellness getaway trip. With food selections ranging from woodfired pizza, Japanese cuisine, and fun brews and bar snacks, your options are endless at this resort.

The plethora of leisure activities is perfect for families, as there is something to do for all. You can go parasailing, scuba diving, or the less adventurous can go shopping for local finds. The Mövenpick makes sure that the younger ones are bound to have just as much fun as the adults. They’ll have access to kiddie pools, a playroom for toddlers and teens, menus for children, and best of all, The Little Birds Club. This fun activity group offers enjoyable things to do for kids of varying ages.

Furthermore, the fitness options at this resort are out of this world. Unlike some other hotels and resorts found on Boracay Island, the Mövenpick offers complimentary fitness care programs. These include Zumba and hip-hop dance classes in their garden! You can bust a move and break a sweat in their Latin dance class or head to their sauna room for a chance to unwind and feel tranquil.

Shangri-La’s Boracay Resort & Spa

If you’re looking for a secluded and exclusive getaway, Shangri-La’s Boracay Resort and Spa is the place for you. Located far north along the coastline of Boracay Island, this resort is the finest example of luxury and elegance. The resort sits along a secluded Boracay beach with the most vibrant scenery that you have ever seen. The resort is so exclusive that even dinner allows for a private getaway. Give it a try with Rima Mediterranean Treetop Dining!

While the Shangri-La is a tranquil place where you are assured of a peaceful stay, there are many active options. These include tennis and pretty much any sea-based activity you can think of! The Shangri-La is only a tricycle ride away from Puka Shell Beach and the City Mall, too.

The rooms and suites offer you a piece of relaxing and vibrant scenery. One of the unique features of this resort is the airport’s venture to the destination. Unlike other Boracay hotels, a Shangri-La host will readily escort you to a private speedboat to begin your journey of leisure to the shore of this luxury resort. The resort ensures that your experience starts far before your feet touch the warm white sand of this beautiful island.

Crimson Resort & Spa

Pack a bag and bring a couple of friends to the Crimson Resort and Spa. Once you get there, make sure to grab a tricycle and take a ride to peaceful Puka Beach. Or maybe bask in the sun at Punta Bunga Beach, which is equally close. After an adventurous day at a Boracay beach, head back to this superior hotel and rest in the finely decorated suites.

Each room Has been uniquely tailored. You will have to keep coming back to experience the many different themes each room has to offer. Located in the far north near the Punta Bunga beach, the Crimson resort will have you feeling well-rested and divine. The Presidential Villa is the resort’s most lovely, featured suite. It includes a private pool with an oceanfront view. Make sure to take a selfie or two with the abundance of natural light seeping in through their ceiling-length windows.

After taking a dip (and plenty of photos!) at the pool, don’t forget to take a trip to one of three dining areas, offering a multitude of international cuisine. There is much to do for groups of friends, but families can have plenty of fun at this resort too! Mom can visit the Aum Spa while dad hits Crimson’s secluded beach, and the little ones can enjoy their time at the Crimson Kid’s Club. Talk about a family affair!

Astoria Current

Located in the quieter section of Boracay Island, this is the perfect area for exclusion and leisure. What sets this hotel apart from the rest is its wellness spa, which allows you to replenish your body and mind. And if your inner mermaid is looking to emerge, the Astoria Current is perfect for you. They offer “mermaid classes” at one of their two pools. Yes, you read that correctly!

Don’t let the peaceful Station 3 location and scenic views fool you. The Astoria still resides close to several popular bars and restaurants. For live music and a billiards table, try out Coco Loco. And though you’re already in the best place to visit – the Philippines! – nearby Nagisa is perfect for those who would also like a taste of authentic Japanese dining.

The Astoria Current houses a rooftop bar with fun drinks and live music that one could only dream of. If you’d opt for the indoor bar, check out the Citrine Lounge with exhilarating colors and mesmerizing music. Stay at the Astoria Current if you only want the best experience and memories. Don’t miss out on that fun time.

Discovery Shores

An award-winning resort that stands out from other Boracay hotels, Discovery Shores claims to be “the height of modern luxury.” They are correct. This resort is exclusive in that it only houses luxury suites (99) and offers nothing but the finest services and experiences. Constantly seeking to push the boundaries of luxury Resorts, this resort provides signature experiences, dining, and accommodations.

The Terra wellness spa succeeds in serving the guest serenity for both mind and body. Discovery Shores represents wholeness and inspiration. It’s also a place for the entire family, as there is even a kid’s room that is open daily called The Sandbox. Upon request, a babysitting service is available as well. They make sure that the whole family is catered for with quality service.

After the kids are asleep, the adults can visit the 360 roof lounge with Boracay Island’s panoramic views. The rooftop will leave you in a euphoric mood – as guaranteed by the roof-lounge butler on duty, who will cater to your every need. But if you prefer to view the scenery and lounge in your room, Discovery Shores offers a pickup and delivery option for meals! Enjoy your stay, whatever you opt to do while residing at Discovery Shores.

Feliz Hotel

The top resorts on Boracay Island are all known for their luxury suites and glamorous views. The Feliz Hotel does not fall short of this expectation, being located right in the heart of the island.

In addition to the views and luxurious atmosphere, The Feliz offers the unique pleasure of fresh fruit, vegetable, and meat market located right next door. The market and boutique stores near this resort are ideal for tourists who would like to pick up knick-knacks to take home. But the Feliz Hotel is also just a minute’s walk from the beautiful white sand and blue water of White Beach.

The dining options offer comfort food on the hotel’s rooftop restaurant, Buenavista. Not to mention Latin American cuisine, with a kick of Filipino inspiration made with fresh, local ingredients. The hotel has a rooftop swimming pool with a panoramic view of the entire island, open from 6 AM to 10 PM. The fitness center is open 24 hours, plus there is a board room for those who like to work just as hard as they like to play.