Just a 10-minute drive from the Dumaguete airport in Banilad, lies the stunningly tranquil Sta. Monica Beach Club. The quaint, two-star property is a popular wedding destination and vacation spot for families and traveling friends who are in need of a recharging escape.
With just 18 guest rooms available, the beach club provides a relaxing and peaceful environment which is hard to find in a larger commercial resort. All private rooms come fully equipped with an air conditioning unit, large beds, a seating area, a flat-screen television with cable channels, coffee and tea making facilities, a mini bar, and a personal refrigerator. En suite bathrooms come with a bidet, a hot and cold shower and basic toiletries. Select room types come with a large terrace area with outdoor furniture. Budget travelers may choose to stay in the dormitory-style rooms which come with bunk beds, and can be shared with other guests. Free WiFi is accessible in all public and private areas of the resort.
Guests can enjoy a feast of Filipino dishes and international fares at the the resort’s Lanai Restaurant. The al fresco dining area is especially popular for its complimentary breakfast, which comes with a mini buffet spread of fresh fruits, breads, and salads. Breakfast is served from 6am to 10am daily. Must-try dishes for lunch and dinner include the Pinangat na Isda, Grilled Prawns, and the Chicken Parmigiana.
On top of its private beachfront, the resort also features an outdoor swimming pool, a pool bar, sprawling gardens, and water sports facilities.
Travelers coming from the Dumaguete city center will need to take a 15-minute car ride to get to the Sta. Monica Beach Club.