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    How to Get to Anilao Beach Resorts, Mabini, Batangas: Map, Bus Commute, Directions

    Anilao is a world-famous diving destination in Mabini town of Batangas. (Yep, Anilao is not a town in Batangas, it was made synonymous to the dive sites due to it's being the only jump-off point to the dive sites then)

    Anilao Dive Sites:

    Arthur's Rock and Dead Point, Basura, Eagle Point, Mainit Point, Twin Rocks, Vistamar and Koala

    Anilao Dive Resorts

    Reviews, comments and pictures/photos to follow once available. Please contact respective resorts for room rates, equipment rentals and SCUBA Diving training and PADI certifications.

    Monte Carlo Resort
    (043) 410-0111 / (043) 410-0222 (043) 410-0333

    Blue Ocean
    San Jose (043) 410-0454

    Carfel Vistamar Inc.
    San Jose
    0917-504-4831 (Resort)
    (02) 821-8332 / (02) 823-8265

    Han Buk Resort

    S.M. Scuba Dive Resort Solo

    Anilao Outrigger Resort
    (02) 895-3551 / (02) 890-7807

    El Sombrero Beach Resort
    Solo 0916-251-4355 (Adelia)

    Animone Resort Solo

    The Middle of Summer Scuba Diving
    Resort (former Dive Ocean Corp.) Solo

    Dive South Marina Resort Solo

    The Mermaids Hideaway Solo

    La Luz Del Mar Solo 0920-750-3900

    Club Ocellaris Solo
    0917-890-1073 (Boy)
    (02) 722-1938
    Fax: (02) 672-1415

    Aqua Tropical Sports Resort
    Ligaya 0919-424-2861

    Brine Valley Resort

    Coral Bay former Villa Charade
    Ligaya 0921-284-3384
    (02) 934-1259

    Mariko Beach Resort
    0918-292-3007; 0921-256-0011

    Phil Pan Diving Resort Ligaya

    Dive J.E.C.E. Resort
    0919-336-5132; 0919-327-1394

    Full House ( formerly Orange Diving Resort)
    0916-303-8588; 0916-490-8167

    Pacifico Azul Beach Resort

    Villa Ligaya Beach Resort
    0910-439-1073 (Resort)
    mnla booking: (02) 896-6016 / (02) 896-6391 /

    Aquaventure Reef Club
    +63 918-929-1667
    Telefax: (02) 895-7932

    Arthur's Place Dive Center
    fax: (043) 723-4773

    Dive 7000 Resort
    0919-562-4268 (Dr. Tim)

    Eagle Point Resort
    0917-811-7654 (Ton)
    0917-457-9672 (Rod)
    (043) 986-0177 / fax: 986-0187
    (02) 813-3553 / fax: 813-3560

    Red Sun Resort
    SSI College (JN Center)
    Telephone Number: 0920-675-9633 (Mr. Kim)

    Sunbeam Marine Sport Ent
    0919-767-4816 (Ronnie)
    (043) 986-0190
    (02) 831-1328 / fax: 729-4900

    Bezo Resort (formerly Dive Solana)
    San Teodoro

    El Pinoy Dive Inn
    San Teodoro
    0919-708-2584 (Claire)

    Sunview Resort Club Narae Co. Inc.
    San Teodoro
    0920-854-2534 / 0919-369-9123

    Aquagarden Resort Genato Lim San Teodoro 0920-960-6993 / 0917-795-7151

    Balai Beach Resort Inc.
    San Teodoro
    0918-946-3483 (Boy)
    0920-920-8083 (Larry)
    0919-857-1005 (Resort)
    Telefax: (02) 943-2808 (Balai)
    Telefax: 997-1474 (Boy)

    Planet Dive Inc. San Teodoro
    0918-917-2630 (Joey)
    0920-610-1746 (Dennis)
    0918-929-9342 (Acid)
    (02) 410-6193
    Telefax: 926-0723

    For those Underwater Photographer who wish to have the assistance of Dive Guide / Spotter you may contact the
    Mabini Tourism Center (043) (410-0607)

    Picnic Resorts in Anilao

    01. Lover's Island
    Anilao East

    02. Goldmines Picnic View
    Anilao Proper
    0919-810-4980 (Marcial)
    0916-447-1615 (Lucena)

    03. Jay-Em-Es
    (043) 410-0837
    (043) 723-5532 (Jerlyn)
    0920-859-3501 (Eliza)

    04. Lazaro Beach Resort

    05. Aqua World Beach Resort
    San Jose
    0927-232-3437 (Rhea)
    (043) 410-0351

    06. Basilio De Castro Beach Resort
    San Jose
    (043) 410-0833

    07. Camongol Beach Resort
    San Jose

    08. Nel-Cris Beach Resort
    San Jose
    (043) 410-0529
    09. Sunshine Beach Resort
    San Jose

    10. Tonying Picnic Tables
    San Jose

    11. Binata Beach Resort
    San Jose

    12. Father's Pride Picnic Tables
    San Jose

    13. Angie's
    San Jose

    14. Sikap Mupai Beach Resort

    please get in the touch with the resort official website or call published contact numbers for room rates, promos, sample menu prices and other activities (snorkelling, diving, dive equipment rentals, PADI courses)

    How to get to Anilao, Batangas:

    Driving directions to Anilao, Mabini, Batangas (for those with pravate cars): From Makati City, take SLeX (Southern Luzon Express Way) and take Batangas/Lucena exit. Drive past Turbina (Shell station on your right), Lyceum University and Calamba boundary and turn right to enter Star Tollway (CALABARZON). Drive the entire length of Star toll and exit towards Batangas City then right turn going to Batangas City after the toll gate.

    Drive straight passing by Fernando Airbase until you reach a junction the leads to Cuenca. Head for Cuenca then Alitagtag then head towards Sta. Teresita. Turn left when you see the welcome arch of Sta Teresita going to San Luis (this is a shortcut road going to the national highway where you turn left to Bauan.

    At the junction that leads to Mabini, follow the road until you see another fork. Choose Anilao. This winding road will end at Anilao Propoer with its a market place and jeepney terminal. Near Anilao Proper is a road to the left that will take you to barangay Solo, Bagalangit and San Teodoro where the resorts are located.

    How to commute to Anilao, Batangas (Mabini):

    Board any bus to Batangas City on Taft Ave near corner Buendia (LRT Buendia station) (Travel time is around 3 hours. Request the conductor to drop you off at the jeepney terminal of Bauan/Mabini. Transfer to a Mabini-bound jeepney up to the docking area. At the docking area, board a jeepney to go to your resort in Mabini's barangay San Jose, Solo, Ligaya or Bagalangit.

    Cubao to Batangas City bus fare:
    Batangas to Mabini jeepney fare:
    Anilao Port to Anilao Beach Resort tricycle fare: varies depending on distance

    Related Posts:

    Calatagan Beach Resorts
    Laiya, San Juan Beach Resorts

    UPDATED: April 2013

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    posted by GingGoy @ 9:50 PM,


    At May 26, 2010, 11:24:00 AM, Blogger Andrea said...

    Hi, i am new here just stumbled on it via your comment in Dong Ho's. This has to be updated, as your STAR tollway ended here in Lipa City yet, but it has been connected already to Batangas City Pier. There are buses from Kamias (JAM) which go directly to the Pier, but you should be off at the Diversion Stop to Mabini or Anilao. thanks. I am from Mabini.

    At May 26, 2010, 6:21:00 PM, Blogger GingGoy said...

    andrea, will update this later. thanks for the heads up

    At Oct 23, 2010, 12:53:00 PM, Anonymous Anonymous said...

    Thank you Andrea. All the directions I've found are similar to the above directions - but now STAR tollway goes all the way down -- so for our trip I will exit and take the diversion road -- STAR tollway extension. Thank you for confirming my route. :)

    At Feb 9, 2011, 1:05:00 AM, Anonymous Anonymous said...

    Can anyone help with driving directions fm SM Dasmarinas to Anilao? Thank you, "windsurfer"

    At Apr 26, 2011, 12:22:00 AM, Blogger Unknown said...

    hi family & i used to go to Goldmines Picnic View way back 2005, we return there again last 2009 but the Goldmines & all the other resort beside it were already closed. My friends are planning on coming there again on May 2011 but we're worried if there's still business there, specifically the former Goldmines spot? i hope someone from Mabini can help me out here...we really love the beach there & we are desperate to find a decent beach near that place...i would appreciate any suggestions from you guys....thanks in advance...

    At Dec 12, 2011, 12:00:00 AM, Anonymous Anonymous said...

    The link of the official website of "Monte Carlo Resort" ( is not working, and I find another one from google ( Are these two the same Monte Carlo Resort in Anilao?

    And I sent an email to their email ( for quotation but there is no reply. How can I get them to respond?

    At Mar 23, 2012, 12:31:00 PM, Anonymous Anonymous said...

    Hi! can anyone suggest a cheap but nice beach resort in mabini batangas. thanks in advance!

    At Jul 7, 2012, 9:54:00 PM, Anonymous Anonymous said...

    Rent a Starex Van, can accommodate 12 pax, from Anilao beaches to NAIA/Metro Manila for 5K, please contact +63 917 5052125


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