Anilao Diving and Beach Resort, nestled in the beautiful Batangas, is one of the world’s best scuba diving sites, beach resort and hotel.
Here at Anilao, you can experience thrilling seascapes all-year round as we offer basic and advance scuba diving courses at affordable rates.
With the locals calling the location “Bagalangit” or simply translated to “Almost Heaven”, you definitely won’t go wrong at Anilao if what you are searching for is the best panoramic view of the beach and the biodiversity of its marine life. Anilao Diving and Beach Resort is also the perfect break you need against the changing background of the city because it’s just a mere 2-hour drive from Manila.
Once a privately-owned vacation villa, the property has been fully-developed and is now considered the biggest and best scuba diving resort in Anilao Batangas Philippines, frequented by well-to-do Filipino expats and foreign tourists.
Rise with the sun and check “Learn how to Dive” off of your bucketlist by enrolling in our basic and advanced scuba diving courses. Anilao Diving Resort sits at the tip of the peninsula in the lower mouth of Balayan Bay, a protected marine sanctuary, making it one of the best places to learn and experience scuba diving and guided snorkeling in the Philippines.
Plankton rides the currents that frequently flow into the bay, guaranteeing the abundance and variety of marine life. A visiting German marine biologist while diving in front of the resort commented that he found a greater variety of fish within 100 square meters here than in all of the Great Barrier Reef. A team of UK marine biologists also confirmed that there are more than 250 coral species in this scuba diving destination in the Philippines, more than anywhere else in the world.
Nowhere else within 2 1/2 hours driving distance from Manila can one find such pristine water and varieties of colorful sea life. Anilao Diving Resort sits in the middle of this maze of Anilao dive spots, making it the most ideal starting point for divers. With 30 dive spots that abound with life and blessed with clear visibility, divers are here practically all-year round.
Besides being the best place to scuba dive in the Philippines, Anilao Diving and Beach Resort also offers an idyllic atmosphere with its breathtaking piece of nature where lands meets sea. Those who do not feel the need to learn to scuba dive can just stay in the resort and relax. Guests can expect not just adventure but also comfort and privacy at our world-class accommodations all designed to provide an unforgettable stay. Sitting by the sea and surrounded by flowers and trees, the natural beauty will take hold of you.