Top 5 Destinations Near Bacolod for Family & Friends

, Negros Occidental

Belle Piccio
Belle Piccio | Oct 16, 2014

In no particular order, here are our suggested destinations for your family and barkada:

1) Mambukal Mountain Resort

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The resort is operated by the Provincial Government of Negros Occidental. It boasts of a number of waterfalls and sulfur springs, and blessed with beautiful natural features which spread over 23.6 hectares.

Mambukal Resort is located at Brgy. Minoyan, Murcia, Negros Occidental. For inquiries you can contact (034) 473-0610 or their booking office at (034) 433-8516.

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2) Sta. Fe Resort

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Established in 1940s, Sta. Fe Resort & Convention is the first privately owned resort in Bacolod City.

The resort is located at Brgy. Granada, Bacolod City, Negros Occidental. It is open daily at 6:00am-9:00pm. For overnight stays or inquiries, contact (034) 434-1456 / 432-1073.

3) Campuestohan Highland Resort


The resort is located at Sitio Campuestohan, Brgy. Cabatangan, Talisay, Negros Occidental. It is open daily at 7:00am-6:00pm. It is best that you call their booking office (9:00am-5:30pm) ahead, if you wish to go on an overnight stay. Contact the resort at (034) 702-0964, (+63) 915-211-1406 / 0917-300-5007 / 0925-600-8088.

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4) The Water Garden, Forest Park

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The Forest Park is located at St. Francis Village, Brgy. Taculing, Bacolod City, Negros Occidental. For inquiries, contact (034) 433-3114.

5) Nature’s Village Resort

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Nature’s Village Resort is a garden paradise located in Talisay City, only 3.5 kilometers from Bacolod City. It offers unique accommodations where nature lovers can bask in the unspoiled beauty while remaining close to the city.

For inquiries or reservations, contact (034) 495-0808 / 495-3368 to 69 or (+63) 922-851-2231 / 0917-300-7576.

How to Get to Bacolod

From Manila, you can fly to Bacolod (Php2500++, round trip, 45 minutes). From Bacolod-Silay Airport, you can take a shuttle (Php75-100 per head), or a cab (minimum of Php400) and ask to be dropped off at your destination.

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