Absolute Indulgence and Pampering at Shangri-La’s Boracay Resort and Spa

The Philippines boasts of some of the world’s best beaches. Its top tourist draw? Boracay Island – a tiny palm-fringed island with a postcard-perfect stretch of sand called White Beach, with its talc white sands, and warm, azure, crystal blue waters. Come night time, the island comes alive with parties, music, and fire dancers lighting up the beach.

The island is lively, packed with tourists, and can be hectic. But on a small area on the island’s northern part, is a quiet respite from the chaotic 4km paradise of White Beach, with a signature hallmark elegance renowned around the world – the Shangri-La’s Boracay Resort and Spa.

While many head their way to party and enjoy Boracay’s lively night scene, those looking for luxury and indulgence while also being close enough to this party paradise will find a luxury home away from home at Shangri-La’s.

With two beaches accessed directly from the resort, with one being a private beach exclusive for guests’ use only, Shangrila’s Boracay is a definite must for indulgence-seekers looking for the perfect tropical island to enjoy a much-deserved beach holiday.

There is a total of 174 deluxe and premier rooms, as well as 9 suites and 66 villas at the resort, all featuring a small seating area, a terrace with a double day bed, and baths adorned with marble floors, rainfall shower, and a separate soaking tub.

The suites are stunning with their ocean views, spacious living areas, and hot tubs located on the decks. The suites and villas also come with their personalized butler service.

Each accommodation is tucked away amid palm or bamboo trees, creating seclusion, privacy, and cool breezes despite the warm and humid climate that surrounds.

The villas are a pure indulgence as they are stand-alone buildings with a private entrance, and feature private pools. The Tree House Villas are impressive with their glass-enclosed pavilions and featuring panoramic ocean views, and whirlpools with epic views of the horizon. Some of the villas also feature their kitchenette, with microwaves, sinks, coffeemakers, and fridges.

There are three swimming pools for guests at Shangrila’s Boracay, with one being an outdoor lap pool, and the main pool being the largest free-form pool in the country. Around the pool are covered dining seating areas. An adults-only pool is also offered for guests who want a more peaceful retreat.

One of the stunning beaches directly accessed from the resort is a shared and public beach, while the other smaller beach is exclusive for guests only.

Among the many amenities found include a large fitness center offering private and group classes; a hair salon; a kids’ club; a tennis court;  complimentary use of kayaks, jetski, and parasails; 11 fully-equipped meeting rooms, and 3 outdoor venues for events.

For culinary offerings, there is a total of 4 restaurants, and 3 bars, with Alon Bar, found right on the beach; Rima restaurant located hidden among the treetops overlooking the resort; and the Cielo Restaurant located by the poolside. Private dining experiences can also be arranged on the beach, or in the comforts of your suite or villa.

Set in one of the world’s most stunning islands, with a signature luxury only found at Shangri-La’s, and an endless offering of pampering options, exciting activities, indulgent accommodation, and scrumptious culinary offerings, plus impeccable customer service, your much-needed tropical holiday will truly be unforgettable at Shangri-La’s Boracay Resort and Spa.

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